25 April – Full Programme

09:50 - 10:10

Using Lab-generated Data to Achieve Measurably Better Healthcare

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10:30 - 11:10

Advances in Medical Genetics

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  • Prof Michael Patton Group Medical Director for HSL Pathology and Prof of Medical Genetics - St George’s University, London
11:00 - 11:40

Sickle Cell Disease in Irish Adults, A New Challenge

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11:10 - 11:40

Profiling Gut Microbiota in Clinical Diagnostics

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11:40 - 12:10

Development of a Serum Eye drop Programme in Galway University Hospitals (GUH)

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  • Aoife Conroy Medical Scientist/Deputy Quality Manager - Galway Blood and Tissue Establishment (GBTE)
11:50 - 12:10

Managed Laboratory Service – A Route to Procurement in Ireland

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  • Stewart Hayter Managed Laboratory Solutions Business Development Manager - Leica Biosystems
12:10 - 12:30

Opportunities and Challenges of Molecular Enteric Analysis

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12:10 - 12:40

PBM: What can we GAIN?

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  • Natalie Sabine Senior Medical Scientist - National Maternity Hospital, Holles St. Dublin
12:40 - 13:40

Poster Competition

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12:40 - 13:00

Targeted RAADP: The Impact on Maternity and Laboratory Services

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  • Leo Mulvany Chief Medical Scientist, Haematology/Blood Transfusion - Portiuncula University Hospital
14:00 - 14:20

Elevate Your Lab Performance  – First Look at Alinity

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  • View full profile for Lisa HarrisonLisa Harrison Marketing Manager, North Europe - Abbott Diagnostics
14:00 - 14:30

Microbiology “Real Time Results” – “Real Time Patient Management”

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  • Pauline McGrath Chief Operating Officer - Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin
14:30 - 15:00

Virology Infection Prevention and Control

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15:00 - 15:30

Catch Me If You Can: Influenza Surveillance and Vaccine Strain Selection

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  • Dr Linda Dunford Senior Medical Scientist - National Virus Reference Laboratory, UCD, Dublin
15:30

Role of Microbiology in Infection, Prevention and Control

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  • Prof Hilary Humphreys Dean of the Faculty of Pathology, Prof of Clinical Microbiology RCSI and Consultant Microbiologist - Beaumont Hospital