Spring 2014 Ian Ward Meeting


The annual North West ACB Ian Ward Members Papers Meeting & AGM will be held on the afternoon of Monday 3rd March at The Education Centre, Warrington Hospital.  This meeting commemorates the memory of Ian Ward. To find out more about the history of this meeting please see here. 


A copy of the meeting programme can be found here.


Traditionally the highlight of our regional meetings calendar, this meeting showcases research and development activities and interesting case presentations from throughout the region in all laboratory medicine disciplines. The two best presentations on the day determined by our judging panel will also receive a prize.  A copy of the competition rules and guidelines can be found here 


If you are planning to attend the meeting please can you e-mail Ed Hinchcliffe at Salford Royal (address in the ACB phone book) no later than Friday February 21st so that appropriate rooms and catering arrangements can be booked in advance.



NW ACP and RCPath Scientific Meeting- November 2013

A  Joint Scientific Conference will be hosted by the North West Branch of the ACP and RCPath NW Regional Council on 5th November 2013, at the Foresight Centre, Liverpool.

 This is a whole day meeting 9.30 to 16.00 hours (Registration at 9.00am) with updates and current topics covering various pathology specialties.

Attendance is free of charge and Lunch will be included. Approval for CPD will be requested.

Please seen the attached flyer for registration details.



Autumn Audit Meeting - Oct 2013

The North West ACB Autumn Audit Meeting will be held on Monday 21st October at Stepping Hill HospitalStockport. As well as showcasing regional audit activities we are pleased to announce that Dr Cathie Sturgeon (Edinburgh) and Mr Peter West (London) will also be presenting results of the ACB National Audit of Tumour Marker Service Provision.

Please click here for the meeting programme.

Please click here for a map and directions to the venue.

Please can you e-mail Ed Hinchcliife at Salford Royal no later than Friday October 11th if you wish to attend.





ACBNW Summer Meeting 2013

The next regional NW ACB meeting will take place on Monday June 24th at Salford Royal Hospital, Mayo Building. 

The theme of the meeting is Gastrointestinal Disease and Nutrition and we are lucky to have four speakers from around the North West who are experts in their respective fields.

Please click here to access the meeting programme.
Please click here to access a site map for Salford Royal Hospital.

Lunch and registration are 12-1pm.

Please notify Ed Hinchcliffe (contact detauils in the ACB Handbook) as soon as possible if you are planning to attend the meeting and if you will require lunch.

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting.


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