Congratulations to the awardees at the BSHT Virtual Scientific Meeting 2021:

Winner of the Scientist in Training Award: Yu Shi (University of Leeds) for her talk on “Neutrophils can Promote Clotting via FXI and Impact Clot Structure via Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in a Distinctive Manner in vitro”

Runner-up: Matt Sims (University of Cambridge) for his talk on “A common factor V haplotype that protects against venous thrombosis results in a tissue factor pathway inhibitor-alpha dependent prolongation of lag time to thrombin generation”

2020 Annual Scientific Meeting Award Winners

Congratulations to the Award Winners at the 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting

Scientist in Training Award
Miss Rachel Stapley

INVESTIGATING THE MECHANISMS THROUGH WHICH SLFN14 MUTATIONS CONTRIBUTE TO INHERITED THROMBOCYTOPENIA

Rachel J. Stapley1, Elizabeth J. Haining1, Andrea Bacon2, Steve P. Watson1,3, Neil V. Morgan1
1Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham
2MRC Centre for Immune Regulation, Genome Editing Facility, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK
3Centre of Membrane Proteins and Receptors, University of Birmingham and University of Nottingham, UK

Best Poster Award
Dr Um-May Sumya

DIETARY INTAKE OF ZINC MODULATES PLATELET INTRACELLULAR LEVELS AND HAEMOSTATIC PARAMETERS

U Sumya, J Beattie, F Thies, NJ Mutch
School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition, Institute of Medical Sciences, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD
The Rowett Institute, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD