ACB Republic of Ireland Regional Scientific Meeting (Virtual)
Friday 4th March 2022


09:10                    Welcome address: Dr Jennifer Brady, Chair ACB (Republic of Ireland Region)

                                                                                          Session 1
                              Chair: Dr Brendan Byrne, Principal Clinical Biochemist, Mater Hospital

09:15                    Prof Mark Sherlock, Consultant Endocrinologist, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin
Adrenal Nodules

10.00                    Prof Martina Hennessy, Director of the Wellcome HRB CRF, St James’s Hospital, Dublin
Bringing Cell and Gene Therapies into Clinical Practice – The Last Mile

10.45                                                                            Coffee break

                                                                                           Session 2
                              Chair: Dr Paula O’Shea, Consultant Clinical Biochemist, University Hospital Galway

11.00                    Caroline Joyce, Principal Clinical Biochemist, Cork University Hospital
Recent updates in Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

11.40                    Dr Geoffrey Maher, Senior Scientist in Genetics, Imperial College London
Utilising circulating tumour DNA to determine the origin of human chorionic gonadotropin-secreting tumours

12:20                                                                         Members’ papers

12:50                                                                      Prize for best members’ paper

12.55                                  Closing remarks: Dr Jennifer Brady, Chair ACB (Republic of Ireland Region)


13:30                                                                 AGM – open to members of the region only

Registration: Click Here

Price ACB members free of charge
Non ACB members £25

The meeting organisers have applied to the RCPath for CPD approval.
For information on submission criteria for members’ papers please Click HERE