Day 1

Day 1

Tuesday 12th December 2023

Please Note: The times and schedule are a guide only and are subject to change.

Theme: Point of care testing and the future of diagnostics

Chair: Prof. Garry John

Meet and greet / Registration – 9:00am – 9:50am

Introduction / Welcome – 9:50am – 10:00am

Speaker:

Samantha Jones & Gareth Davies

Title: Weqas Connect Update
10:00am – 10:40am
Speaker:

Samantha Jones & Gareth Davies

Title: Weqas Connect EQA Report Interpretation
10:40am – 11:40am

Break – 11:40am – 12:00pm

Speaker:

Samantha Jones & Nicola Blount

Title: Weqas Connect POCT EQA Report Interpretation
12:00pm – 12:30pm
Speaker:

Samantha Jones & Nicola Blount

Title: Weqas Connect Case Studies
12:30pm – 1:30pm

Lunch – 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Speaker:

Dr. Simon Barry

Title: CRP in COPD management
2:30pm – 3:10pm

Speaker:

Gareth Davies

Title: POCT CRP Performance on Weqas EQA programme
3:10pm – 3:25pm

Break – 3:25pm – 3:45pm

Speaker:

Daniel Boyland, UKAS

Title: ISO 15189:22 changes – what does this mean for POCT
3:45pm – 4:15pm

“How to” Workshops

Presented by the National POCT Strategy Board

Speaker:

Linda Turner & Gaynor Driver

Title: IT connectivity in Primary care – experiences in shared care for INR monitoring
4:15pm – 4:40pm
Speaker:

Rachel Evans

Title: An All Wales Approach and Value Based Procurement for POCT
4:40pm – 5:05pm
Speaker:

Ruth Jones

Title: Supporting POCT Viscoelastic Haemostasis testing for post-partum haemorrhage
5:05pm – 5:30pm

Conference Dinner – 8:00pm

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Conference Details

The Hilton Hotel
Kingsway
Greyfriars Road
Cardiff
CF10 3HH
12th – 13th December 2023

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