British Society for Microbial Technology

Enterics – a bog standard approach?

Lakeside Suite, The Hinckley Island Hotel
Watling Street, Hinckley

Friday 27th November 2009

09.30 – 10.30 Registration & Tradeshow
Chair: Prof. Eric Bolton, HPA North West, Manchester
10.30 – 11.00 An appraisal of enteric culture media (9.3 MB)
Prof. John Perry, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
11.00 – 11.30 Salmonella: Recurrent Trends (3.6 MB)
Prof. Eric Bolton, HPA Manchester
11.30 – 12.00 Sensitivity / specificity of C. difficile kits (2.5 MB)
Kerrie Eastwood, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
12.00 - 12.30 Enteric Viruses (6.7 MB)
Jim Gray, HPA Centre for Infections
12.30 - 13.00 Discussion

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Tradeshow

14.00 – 14.30 Molecular detection of enteric pathogens (3.9 MB)
Prof. Andrew Fox, HPA North West, Manchester
14.30 – 15.00 The Implementation of an Automated EIA Platform into an Enteric Department (2.8 MB)
Shaun Livsey, Leicester Royal Infirmary
15.00 – 15.30 Discussion
15.30 Tea and Close