British Society for Microbial Technology

Annual Scientific Meeting 2004
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Changing Perspectives

14th May 2004
Programme

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09.30 - 10.30 Registration, Coffee & Tradeshow
10.30 - 10.35 Welcome & Introduction
Valerie Bevan, Chair BSMT

Morning Chair: Professor Alan Percival

10.35 - 11.05 National Sexual Health Strategies (1.2 MB)
Dr Kevin Fenton, CDSC
11.05 - 11.35 Chlamydia NAATs: update in the clinical & laboratory setting (2.1 MB)
Dr Gill Underhill, St Mary's Hospital, Portsmouth
11.35 - 12.05 Social Aspects of Chain of Evidence (1.1 MB)
Jan Welch, Kings Colledge Hospital
12.05 - 12.35 Aspects of Chain of Evidence (0.03 MB)
Dr Karen Rogstad, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield

12.45 - 13.00 Society Business Meeting
13.00 - 14.15 Trade Show and Lunch
(NB lunch will not be served before 13.30)

Afternoon Chair: Dr Rob George

14.15 - 14.45 GRASP (0.8 MB)
(Gonococcal Resistance to Antimicrobials, Surveillance Programme)
Professor Cathy Ison, HPA, Colindale
14.45 - 15.15 Choosing Best Laboratory Practice (2.2 MB)
Valerie Bevan, HPA, Colindale
15.15 - 15.45 A Day in the Life of a GUM Consultant
Dr John Sweeney, Lancashire Teaching Hospital Trust
15.45 - 16.00 Open Forum and Debate
16.00 Tea and Close