Presentations from internationally renowned speakers will cover the latest in the field of haemostasis from both a clinical and laboratory perspective.


Delegates will be updated on the latest clinical and laboratory research from international experts in the field of haemostasis, along with practical advice relevant to the routine laboratory. Topics include Antiphospholipid syndrome – diagnosis and testing; women and thrombotic risk; testing for D-Dimer, HIT, PT and APTT mixing studies, VWD diagnosis, adenovirus-associated thrombocytopaenia, laboratory-developed tests, non-coumadin anticoagulants, managing anticoagulation in children, pregnant women with heart valves, haemostatic challenges in kidney disease, discrepant point of care and laboratory results, EQA sample commutability, as well as clinical and laboratory case studies and updates on EQA in blood coagulation.


This event is suitable for all clinicians and scientists with an interest in haemostasis.


  • Katrien Devreese, Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
  • Kieron Hickey, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
  • Beverley Hunt OBE, St Thomas’s Hospital, London, UK
  • Rita Selby, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Ted Warkentin, Mc Master University, Hamilton, Canada
  • Deepa Arachchillage, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
  • Dot Adcock, LabCorp Diagnostics, Burlington, North Carolina, USA
  • Will Lester, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  • Chris Gardiner, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK
  • Peter Baker, Oxford University Hospitals, Oxford, UK
  • Tina Biss, Great North Children’s Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • Niki Walker, Golden Jubilee Hospital, Glasgow, UK
  • Alexander Gatt, University of Malta, Msida, Malta.
  • Adam Cuker, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
  • Dianne Kitchen, UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation, Sheffield, UK
  • Sean Platton, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

  • 09:30 - 05/06/2024 to 15:30 - 06/06/2024
  • Sheffield Hallam University, The Atrium Conference Centre, Sheffield, S1 1WB, United Kingdom