Pitfalls and Medical Students Meeting

Sunday 31 March 2019, Glasgow

Now in its eleventh year, this popular education day will be taking place in Glasgow ahead of the main scientific programme and promises to deliver exciting and relevant content. 

A day aimed at Haematology trainees, consultants, specialist nurses and clinical scientists with case based, interactive teaching which this year has a focus on laboratory pitfalls in a clinical context.

Running alongside the Pitfalls meeting is a new educational programme aimed at Medical Students, more details to follow. 

Pitfalls in Haematology – Laboratory Theme - Draft agenda 

10:00 – 10:30 REGISTRATION

Session One: Chaired by Dr Linda Barton, Leicester and Dr Tom Butler, London  

10:30 – 11:30 Pitfalls in Haemostasis and Thrombosis, Dr Arshi Yasmin, Paisley                   

11:30 – 12.30 Pitfalls in Haemoglobinopthy, Dr Amy Webster, Leicester

12:30 – 13:30 LUNCH

Session Two:Chaired by Dr Fiona Miall, Leicester and Dr Andrew McGregor, Newcastle

13:30 – 14:30 Pitfalls in Haematological Malignancy diagnostics, Dr Linda Barton, Leicester

14:30 – 15:30 Pitfalls in Transfusion medicine, Dr Tom Bullock, NHSBT, Bristol  

15:30 – 16:00   TEA & COFFEE

Session Three: Chaired by Dr Fiona Miall, Leicester and Dr Tom Butler, London

16:00 – 17:00  Pitfalls in non-malignant Morphology - liaison with other specialties, Dr Andrew McGregor, Newcastle              

17:00 – 18:00 TO BE CONFIRMED         

18.00 – 19.00  DRINKS RECEPTION