BBTS Conference 2019


BBTS 2019: Clinical and Scientific Programme


Before the conference: Tuesday 17th September

21:00 - late: Quiz Night

DAY 1: Wednesday 18th September
TimeSession
08:00 - 10:30Coffee & Registration
10:30 - 12:00Red Cell Special Interest Group (SIG): 
Red Cell Mechanics and Function
Session 1 of 3
10:30 - 12:00
Blood Bank Technology SIG:
'Testing' Times
Session 1 of 1
10:30 - 12:00
Paediatric SIG:
Current thinking in blood transfusion in paediatrics and neonates
Session 1 of 1
10:30 - 12:00
Donor / Blood Provision Issues in Haemoglobinopathy 
TBD
12:00 - 13:15Lunch & Trade Exhibition
13:15 - 14:45
Red Cell SIG: 
Red Cell Serology
Session 2 of 3
13:15 - 14:45Hospital Transfusion SIG and PBM
Patient Blood Management: Levers for Change - from theory to reality
Session 1 of 1
13:15 - 14:45
Microbiology SIG:
TBD
Session 1 of 1
13:15 - 14:45
Stem Cell & Therapeutics SIG:
TBD
Session 2 of 3
14:45 - 15:00Break
15:00 - 16:30Red Cell SIG: 
Sickle Cell Disease / Thalassaemias

Session 3 of 3
15:00 - 16:30
Hospital Transfusion SIG: 
Is it Always the Human Factor?
Session 1 of 1
15:00 - 16:30
Components SIG:
Specialist / Designer Components

Session 1 of 1
15:00 - 16:30
Stem Cell & Therapeutics SIG:
Stem Cell Therapeutics

Session 3 of 3
16:30 - 17:00Tea & Trade Exhibition
17:00 - 18:30Plenary I:
Future Trends
18:30 - 21:00Exhibition Reception & Hot Supper
21:00 - 23:00Drinks in the bar


DAY 2: Thursday 19th September

TimeSession
07:30Coffee & Registration
07:45 - 8:45Meet and Greet Breakfast Meeting
08:45 - 10:15Safety SHOT Mini Symposium: 
08:45 - 10:15Improving Patient Outcomes: TBD
08:45 - 10:15Scientific Orals
Margaret Kenwright Award Winners
08:45 - 10:15
Back to Basics: an introduction to platelets and plasma components
10:15 - 10:45Break 
10:45 - 12:15
Plenary II: BBTS Award Lectures
Race & Sanger Award, James Blundell Award, Kenneth Goldsmith Award, Mollison Award
12:15 - 12:45BBTS Annual General Meeting
12:45 - 13:45Lunch & Trade Exhibition
13:45 - 15:15SaBTO and Blood Components
13:45 - 15:15
Quality Improvement: TBD
13:45 - 15:15
Looking into the future of the Transfusion Laboratory
15:15 - 16:15Poster viewing, Tea & Trade Exhibition
16:15 - 17:30Plenary III: BBTS Question Time
19:15 - midnightGala Dinner & Awards Ceremony


DAY 3: Friday 20th September

TimeSession
08:00Coffee & Registration
09:00 - 10:30Donation: TBD
09:00 - 10:30
Support for TPs: What is out there?
Transfusion Practitioners Symposium
09:00 - 10:30
Emergency planning for an unusual event
10:30 - 11:00Break 
11:00 - 12:30
Plenary IV: TBD
12:30 - 13:30Lunch & Trade Exhibition
13:30 - 15:00Transfusion 2024: Educational Challenges in the Workplace         
13:30 - 15:00Advanced Lab & Clinical Cases
15:15Close