Annette Thomas is a Consultant Clinical Biochemist at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board with over 40 years’ experience in Laboratory Medicine, 20 years of which has been as Director of Weqas.
Annette is also the national clinical lead for PoCT representing PoCT in Welsh Government advisory Committees and chairs the PoCT Strategic Board and PoCT Co-ordinators Network in Wales.
She is a member of the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (IFCC) Task Force on Global Lab Quality (TF-GLQ) and past chair of the Committee on Analytical Quality (C-AQ).
She has previously held posts on the Executive Board of the European Committee for External Quality Assurance Programmes in Laboratory Medicine, chair of the All Wales Clinical Biochemistry Group, chair of the National Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine Audit Committee in the UK, a member of the Association of Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine Scientific Committee and a member of the Royal College of Pathologists Scientific Advisory Committee on Clinical Biochemistry.
AC2019 – Weqas interactive reporting website – getting prepared for the changes.
AC2019 – How EQA can help you attain ISO 15189
AC2019 – Experiences from POCT Networks
AC2019 – (DG10024) Point-of-care creatinine devices to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast