Overview

The aim of this day is to give trainees and consultants the opportunity for consultant led, interactive teaching to equip them with knowledge and skills for specialist medical virology practice and assessment. Leading experts will provide an essential COVID-19  new treatments update. 

Programme

10.00     Registration and refreshments
10.10    Introduction - Dr Stephen Winchester, Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
10.15     COVID-19 update: new treatments– Professor Peter Horby, University of Oxford
10.55     Blood borne hepatitis virus Update; new treatments - Professor Foster, Queen Mary University of London
11.35     Zoonotic Avian Influenza – Professor Ian Brown, APHA
12.15     Lunch Break
Sessions 1 & 2 will run in parallel with each other 2 times throughout the afternoon so each session will take place at 12.45pm-13.30pm and 13.45pm-14.30pm
12.45     Interactive session 1 (group rotation)
              NIBSC Update – Dr Neil Almond, NIBSC
              Title TBC - Dr Kevin Brown, Public Health England Colindale 
13.30     Comfort Break
13.45     Interactive session 2 (group rotation)
              Title TBC - Dr Kevin Brown, Public Health England Colindale
              NIBSC Update– Dr Neil Almond, NIBSC
14.30     Feedback
15.00     Close

Registration Fees

Online Bookings

RCPath Members rate: £70.00
Concessions rate: £50.00 Includes trainees, BMS, non-consultant Clinical Scientists, retired & nurses
Non-members rate: £90.00

Offline Bookings (cheque and invoice)

RCPath Members rate: £80.00
Concessions rate: £60.00 Includes trainees, BMS, non-consultant Clinical Scientists, retired & nurses
Non-members rate: £100.00
Please note that an administrative charge of £20.00 will be made on all cancellations and the total registration fee is forfeited if cancelled one working week before the event.