Medical Science: 2020 Vision
TIMETABLE FOR ACSLM WEBINAR: MEDICAL SCIENCE: 2020 VISION
Monday 25th – Tuesday 26th May 2020
Webinar 1: Monday 25th May 11:00 -13:00
Engagement and Advancement Advisory Body
Early Career Scientists Forum
Chair: Hayley Foy-Stones, Medical Scientist, St James Hospital
11:00 Introduction: Dr. Brigid Lucey – President of ACSLM
Navigating Further Study
11:15 – 11:35 A Passion for Bugs and Numbers
Cian Ryan, Medical Scientist, Mater University Hospital/Chair of Immunology Advisory Board
11:35 – 11.55 A Master’s Degree for Career Progression
Darren Burke, Senior Medical Scientist, Biochemistry, Blackrock Clinic
11:55-12:15 A Practical Road Map to Achieving a Doctoral Level whilst working as a Medical Scientist
Dr James O’Connor, Senior Medical Scientist, Microbiology, Mercy University Hospital, Cork
12.35-12.50 Advisory Bodies
Hayley Foy-Stones, Medical Scientist, St James Hospital & Dr. Brigid Lucey – President of ACSLM
Webinar 2: Tuesday 26th May 11:00 – 13:00
Updates and Opportunities in Cervical Cytology
Chair: Alison Malkin, Lecturer in Clinical Cytology and Cellular Pathology, TU Dublin – City Campus
11:00 Introduction Dr Brigid Lucey – President of ACSLM
11:15 – 11:45. HPV Primary screening: a new way forward for cervical screening
Dr Helen Keegan, Cellular and Molecular Cytopathology Training School and Molecular Pathology Laboratory,
Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital
11:45 – 12:15 Cervical Check – Getting with the Programme!
The Role of the Consultant Medical Scientist.
Dr Dave Nutall, National Laboratory QA Lead to CervicalCheck
12:15 – 12:45 A Career in Cervical Cytology.
Martina Ring, Laboratory Manager, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital
Webinar 3 Tuesday 26th May 14:00 – 16:00
Chair: Leo Mulvany, CPD Officer, Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine.
14:00 Introduction: Dr Brigid Lucey, President of ACSLM
14:15- 14:45 The Coagulopathy of COVID-19
Mary Byrne, Chief Medical Scientist, Coagulation Dept, St James Hospital
14:45 – 15:15 Update on COVID-19 from the Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control team
Prof. Martin Cormican, National Clinical Lead for HCAI and AMR, Prof of Bacteriology at NUI Galway, Consultant Microbiologist.
15:15 – 15:45 Covid-19: Testing times for Microbiology Labs
Abigail Salmon, Chief Medical Scientist, St Vincent’s University Hospital.
15:45 – 16:00 CPD Update
Jemma Kehoe, CPD Officer, Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine