• 29th July 2019

We're pleased to advise that booking for the upcoming Assessing measurement uncertainty in clinical genomic testing workshop is now open, taking place on the 17th of September at Austin Court, Birmingham.

You can find further details via the flyer here

The fee to attend is £25 - however, please note that the ACGS will pay travel costs (not including attendance fee) for one attendee per laboratory. Please agree this with your Head of Service prior to applying.

Please book via mySociety

Once logged in click "events and conference" where you will be able to see the event.

If you are a non-BSGM member you will still be able to book by creating an account in mySociety

Confirmed speakers at the workshop include:

Angela Douglas MBE       Deputy Chief Scientific Officer NHSE England and NHS Improvement
Dr Alison Devonshire       Science Leader (Nucleic Acid Metrology) National Measurement Laboratory at LGC"
Dr Stephen LR Ellison      Principal Scientist, Statistics and Reference Materials, LGC Ltd
Chris Mattocks                  Head of technical services, development and IT, West Midlands, Oxford and Wessex Genomic Laboratory Hub
Graham Fews FRCPath   ACGS Quality sub-committee, Principal Clinical Scientist, West Midlands, Oxford and Wessex Genomic Laboratory Hub
Dr Isabelle Delon              Clinical Scientist HSST Genomics, CSO KTP associate 2018, East Midland and East of England Genomic Laboratory Hub
Stephen MacDonald         Principal Clinical Scientist Haemostasis, Cambridge University Hospital 
Dr Nick Hickson                Clinical Scientist, CSO KTP associate 2018, North West Genomic Laboratory Hub
Dr Elaine Boyd                  UKAS Assessment Manager- Medical Laboratories
Dr Simon Tobi                   EMQN Clinical Scientist
Dr Ross Hawkins               Principal Scientist, Division of Advanced Therapies, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC)