Meetings & Events

2020 BSHT Annual Scientific Meeting

Thursday 23 – Friday 24 January 2020
Conference Aston, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET

Who should attend?

Scientists, clinicians, researchers, laboratory staff

BSHT Annual Scientific Meeting Aston
PROGRAMME:

Organised by: Keith GOMEZ, London

Confirmed Topics & Speakers
Factor XII as a target for treatment of thrombosis
Thomas RENNÉ (University Medical Center, Hamburg)
Clot architecture and mechanical properties in thromboembolic disease
Robert ARIENS (Leeds Institute of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine)
Treating haemophilia without raising factor levels
Pratima CHOWDARY (Royal Free Hospital, London)
Storage, secretion and function of von Willebrand Factor
Dan CUTLER (UCL, London)
Transcription factors and heritable thrombocytopenia
Martina DALY (University of Sheffield)
Platelet secretion: gateway to haemostasis, thrombosis and vascular function
Alastair POOLE (Bristol Heart Institute)

CLINICAL TRAINING PARALLEL SESSION
Key opinion leaders using case-based discussion to highlight current challenges and dilemmas for the practising haemostasis doctor
Friday 24 January 2020
Chair: Catherine BAGOT
09:00 – 11:40 hrs
Managing co-morbidities in the older patient with haemophilia
Dr Susie SHAPIRO (Oxford University Hospitals)
Current tests to diagnose inherited platelet disorders, their limitations and what the future holds
Dr Gill LOWE (University Hospitals Birmingham)
The appropriate use of direct oral anticoagulants in arterial disease
Dr Will LESTER (University Hospitals Birmingham)
The appropriate use of direct oral anticoagulants in antiphospholipid syndrome
Prof Hannah COHEN (University College London)

Featured Sessions:

 

Emerging Fellows: Showcasing the next generation of UK academics

Scientists in Training: Presenting the latest, cutting edge research from UK trainee academics

Oral free communications

Poster session

LOCATION:

Conference Aston is centrally located in Birmingham and is easily accessible via road, rail and air.

Download the location map (PDF)

DEADLINES:

Abstract submission EXTENSION: SUBMISSION IS NOW CLOSED
Abstract notification of submission outcome: by w/c 2 December
Early bird registration deadline: 23:59 hrs Monday 16 December – CLOSED
Cancellation deadline (with refund): Monday 16 December
Joining details email to delegates: before end December
Meeting: Thursday 23 – Friday 24 January 2020

REGISTRATION:
    Early bird Standard
Rates shown include VAT at the current rate   (Up to Mon 16 December) (From 17 December)
2 day attendance Members £ 150 £ 180
2 day attendance Non members £ 200 £ 230
2 day attendance Trainees £ 100 £ 120
1 day attendance – Thursday Members £ 90 £ 90
1 day attendance – Thursday Non members £ 110 £ 130
1 day attendance – Thursday Trainees £ 72 £ 72
1 day attendance – Friday Members £ 90 £ 90
1 day attendance – Friday Non members £ 110 £ 130
1 day attendance – Friday Trainees £ 72 £ 72
Diagnostic + Pharma – 2 days. No accomm. Commercial £ 350 £ 380
Accommodation – Conference Aston – Wed night (B&B)   £ 120 £ 120
Accommodation – Conference Aston – Thurs night (B&B)   £ 120 £ 120
Thursday Dinner   £ 40 £ 40

Please read the Terms and Conditions


Registration criteria for trainees:
Trainees are students registered for undergraduate diplomas, MPhil, PhD, MD or biomedical training and under 35 years of age. Evidence of registration or a supporting letter from your head of department or section manager should be provided in all cases.
Please email the meeting office with supporting evidence of your trainee status.

SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT:

Abstracts submission for both oral and poster submissions is now closed.

Abstract submission EXTENSION: SUBMISSION IS NOW CLOSED

ACCOMMODATION:

Accommodation is available on site at Conference Aston.

SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES:

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