The Uncertainty of it All 

UK NEQAS (BTLP) & BBTS Blood Bank Technology Special Interest Group

***Registration Closed***

NEQAS Speaker Bios


ISO 15189 Inspections - What's the problem?

Feedback from a post-inspection blood transfusion laborratory - James Taylor

Measurement uncertainty for FMH, antibody titrations, and antibody quantitation - Mark Nightingale

Myth Busting - Carol Moore

Motivating Staff

Why do we go to work? - Victoria Roe

Improving the patient experience – day case transfusions - Sharon Gale

Update from UK NEQAS - Chair: Megan Rowley

Anti-D, Anti-G and All That

Case study 1: anti-D/C/G - Jane Sharpe

Who, how and when to investigate anti-G - Martin Maley

Case Study 2: anti-D or not - Tracey Tomlinson

The Check-Group Revisited

The current state of play in the UK - Clare Milkins

What constitutes a historical sample? - Megan Rowley

A snapSHOT of the impact - Alison Watt

Red to Violet - two ends of the spectrum for blood transfusion staff

Band 2 - 4 support grades - what is their role? - Chris Elliott

The reality of the Consultant Transfusion Scientist - Sharran Grey

10th November

Event Sponsors







Terumo BCT Europe      



Ortho Clinical 

CSL Behring

Contronics Ltd 

If you would like to book a stand please contact David Noble, Executive Director on

Delegate Fees

BBTS member

£90.00 +VAT

BBTS non member

£95.00 +VAT


Join us after the meeting for a special dinner hosted by BBTS at Windmill Village Hotel.  Tickets cost just £25.00 + VAT and can be booked during registration.


The following is a list of hotels closest to the venue.  Delegates must arrange their own travel and accommodation for the event. 

Best Western Plus Windmill Village Hotel, Golf Club & Spa

Manor Hotel Meriden

Did You Know?

Our Spotlight on Platelets scientific meeting is taking place on the following day at the very same venue.  The meeting will focus on a variety of specific questions about the use of platelet transfusion in medical & surgical practice.

It is a great opportunity to attend two exciting meetings back to back.  For more information please visit the Spotlight on Platelets event page.