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Webinar: A look-back on Digital Morphology Malaria Thursday 26th November 2020

 

 A look-back on Digital Morphology Malaria - Overview

-Life cycle of Malaria Parasite

-Worldwide distribution of Malaria

-Lab Diagnosis

-Malaria species identification

-Review Case study of Malaria using the Digital morphology UK-Neqas Equate website.


Webinar: CPD and CORU Revisited - Where you need to be! Thursday 19th November 2020 at 1pm

CPD CORU logo

Join your CPD Officers Jemma Kehoe and Leo Mulvany who discuss the latest updates relating to CPD, awarding CPD credits and CORU guidelines. This webinar is free and open to all medical scientists.

When: 19th November 2020 at 1pm

Where: Zoom Webinar

This session will allow ample time for Q A and we would invite registered delegates to submit their questions in advance via the google link which will be emailed to you via our Mailchimp Newsletter on Friday, 13th November 2020.

Please submit your questions no later than 48 hours before the event to ensure ample time for sourcing the correct information. 

Booking is essential. 


Webinar: Electronic Issue Monday 9th November 2020 @1pm

Electronic Issue graphic

Join your presenters Carol Cantwell, Chief Medical Scientist, Blood Transfusion, Regional hospital Mullingar and Mary Deasy, Senior Medical Scientist, Blood Transfusion, UHL on Monday 9th November at 1pm.

Topics

- Electronic Issue the concept and our experience with its recent validation

- UHL's experience as a user having had EI in place for years. 

- Q A


Webinar: Biological Hazard Identification and Routes of Infection - 29th October 2020

Biological Hazard Identification

Join your Academy CEO, Helen Barry, who will walk you through Biological Hazard Identification and Routes of Infection. 

When: Thursday 29th October 2020 @1pm.

Where: via Zoom.

Booking is essential. 

A recording of the webinar will be available to Academy members in the days following the event. 


Scientific Writing Workshop (2) for 3rd & 4th years - Thursday, 22nd October, 2020 at 6pm.

his work shop is conducted by the Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine, Cork Institute of Technology and University College Cork Biomedical Science Society

This is the 2nd of a two part  Scientific Writing Webinar aimed at 3rd & 4th year students.

Presented by:

Dr. Brigid Lucey, PhD, FACSLM, FIBMS, FRCPath, Senior Lecturer in Biological Sciences Department, CIT. Past president of the ACSLM.
Katie O'Brien, CIT & Roisin Spriggs, CIT.


Daratumumab

WEBINAR: DARATUMUMAB - Thursday, 22nd October, 1pm.  

Presented by Edel Scally, Chief Medical Scientist, Red Cell Immunohaematology Laboratory, Irish Blood Transfusion Service,

This is a Zoom webinar and booking is essential.
This event is free to ACSLM members and a charge of €10 applies to non-member bookings.

Booking open Monday 19th October 11am.
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Access Database - An Introduction to Managing your Data

Access Database - An Introduction to Managing your Data

Scientific Writing Workshop (1) - 1st & 2nd years

 Scientific Writing Workshop Webinar

This Webinar aims to develop scientific writing skills specific to biomedical science students. This interactive session will highlight the fundamentals of laboratory report formulation, enabling students to acquire new skills and to advance pre-existing experience in a time where face-to-face learning is restricted. The first session will be targeted at the needs of first and second-year students, while the second session will be targeted at the needs of third and final year students.


Webinar: FRCPath for Transfusion Scientists

FRCPath with Irene

 

WEBINAR: FRCPath for Transfusion Scientists

Tom Bullock is a Consultant Clinical Scientist Trainee, working in the Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services directorate within NHS Blood & Transplant in Bristol. Having graduated from the University of the West of England in 2003, Tom began work as a Biomedical Scientist at the International Blood Group Reference Laboratory (IBGRL).
As a Red Cell Immunohaematology (RCI) specialist, Tom was the reference serology laboratory manager at IBGRL, gaining experience in investigation of antibodies to both high and low frequency antigens, complex mixtures of antibodies and maintenance of the international rare donor panel. Working with his colleagues, he was involved with the discovery of many novel blood group antigens and has co-authored numerous papers in this area.
He is one of the first Clinical Scientists in the UK to be selected to undertake the Higher Specialist Scientific Training (HSST) programme and is currently nearing the end of a combined doctorate and FRCPath training in Clinical Science, specialising in clinical transfusion science.
He has a keen interest in training and education, is a council member of the British Blood Transfusion Society, and is chair of the communications committee, in addition, he currently chairs the NHSBT RCI manual serology working group.

Irene Regan is Chief Medical Scientist (Coagulation/Haematology) at Children’s Health Ireland at Crumlin (formerly OLCHC) Dublin, Ireland, which hosts the National Paediatric centre for haematology/oncology and haemostatic disorders a post she has held since 2005. She is a Clinical Research Fellow with University College Dublin and the National Children’s Research Centre Crumlin. She is also a visiting lecturer on the MSc programme in Clinical Laboratory Science at Technological University Dublin and has completed her term as extern examiner on the BSc in Biomedical Science.

She is a fellow of the Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine (FACSLM) and the Royal College of Pathologists UK (FRCPath) and was appointed as country advisor to the Royal College in 2015. She is a registered Clinical Scientist with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) UK.

Irene Regan was President (2014-2018) of the Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine (ACSLM).

WHEN: Tuesday 6th October at 10:00

WHERE: Via Zoom 

Booking is essential. A Zoom link will be emailed to registered delegates by 9:00 on the day of the webinar. Please provide the email address you plan to access the webinar from on the day. 


Webinar: Green Labs on our Green Island

Green Labs

Green Labs 


Webinar: Improving Haemophilia Patient Care Delivery: Electronic Health Record and Medication Barcode Scanning

Haemophilia graphic

Join Fergal Mc Groarty, National Haempohilia System Project Manager, IMS Dept, St James Hopsital who will present his important work on enhancing haemophilia patient care outcomes. 

WHEN: Tuesday 22nd September at 1pm

WHERE: Via Zoom 

Booking is essential. A Zoom link will be emailed to registered delegates by 12pm on the day of the webinar. Please provide the email address you plan to access the webinar from on the day. 

 

Haemophilia graphic 


Webinar: Improving Blood Stock Management – A Collaborative Approach

Improving Blood Stock Management

Webinar: Improving Blood Stock Management – A Collaborative Approach (Helena Begley)

When: Tuesday, 15th September 2020 @13:00
Where: Via Zoom

Helena will describe the background to, operation of and benefits from a blood exchange program set-up between Naas, Tallaght and the Coombe hospitals. This initiative was short-listed for the HSE Excellence in Healthcare Awards and won the team award for the Dublin Region of the HIHI Spark Initiative Competition

Booking is essential. Please provide the email address you will be working from on the day of the webinar when booking. The Zoom link will be emailed at 12pm on the day of the webinar. 


Excel Tips, Tricks and Skills - Zoom Webinar

Excel graphic

When: Thursday 3rd September 2020 @13:00

Where: Via Zoom

Join your CPD Officers Jemma Kehoe and Leo Mulvany for a tour of the features of Excel. This webinar will cover some of the basic functionality and useful tools, which can often be overlooked, in Excel worksheets. 

Topics:

  • Layout of the Excel window
  • Creating, opening, naming and saving files
  • Excel workbooks and navigation
  • Entering data and formatting
  • Data Types
  • Copy & Paste / Drag & Drop / Inserting data
  • Page layout & Print Preview (options & settings)
  • Formulae and Calculations

Booking is essential. Please provide the email address you will be working from on the day of the webinar when booking. The Zoom link will be emailed at 12pm on the day of the webinar. 


Biosafety Awareness - A Webinar with Helen Barry

 

   The ACSLM present: Biosafety Awareness via Zoom Webinar Tuesday August 25th at 13:00

 

Join your Academy CEO, Helen Barry who will walk you through all the important aspects of Biological Hazards.

 

     Helen Barry

                                    

Topics:

·        Biological Hazards & Regulation

·        Risk Assessment & Management

·        Control, Transport & Management of Biological Agents

·        Q&A

 

The webinar is free for Academy members and open to ACSLM members and non-members.  To book: go to www.acslm.ie and click “CPD” and then click “Events”.

 

Webinar recording will be made available as soon as possible after the event on www.acslm.ie

 

 


ABO Anomalies - A Webinar with Edel Scally

Edel Scally

Edel Scally 

Chief Medical Scientist
Red Cell Immunohaematology Laboratory
Irish Blood Transfusion Service,

 

                WEBINAR
             Thursday, 13th August, 1pm

                      ABO Anomalies

                                     by

                               Edel Scally

 

     Webinar Topics 

  • ABO & H Genetics
  • Bombay & Para-Bombay Phenotype
  • A Subgroups
  • Chimera
  • B Subgroup
  • Case Study: Retrospective Review & Investigation
  This is a Zoom webinar and booking is essential. This event is free to ACSLM members and a charge of €10 applies to non-member bookings. 

Making Videos 101 Webinar - Free Platforms, File types, Uploading and Downloading

Making Videos 101: Free platforms, Key features, Editing and File Types

Tuesday 28th July 2020 at 1pm via Zoom

Join your CPD Officers Leo Mulvany and Jemma Kehoe for a practical and informative tour of the free and easy video platforms that anyone can use to create educational videos. Many of you have webinar worthy content such as case studies, important updates and research but are restricted in sharing it due to lack of in-person events during the current crisis. Webinars and videos are a great solution to sharing that valuable information with your peers and are also a means for upholding CPD requirements for the forseeable future. Let us help you understand the simple steps needed to make and share your videos. 

Content:

- How to use Zoom and Powerpoint to create video's from your own office or kitchen table

- Key features of both platforms - sound, screen sharing etc

- Editing tools 

- File types, Uploading and Downloading

Webinar will happen by Zoom and booking is essential. This event is free to ACSLM members and a charge of €10 applies to non-member bookings. 

 


ACSLM AGM July 23rd Cork

The Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine 
will hold its AGM

 
Thursday 23rd July 2020,17:15

Main Lecture Theatre

Cork University Hospital

Members may attend in person or by Zoom link

Please select the appropriate ticket option below

Due to COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings and taking the appropriate social distancing measures, it is imperative that we have the precise numbers of those attending in person and those attending via Zoom.

If you make an error whilst booking, please contact Jemma or Leo by emailing cpd@acslm.ie


CPD Updates - Reflective Learning and Applying the CORU Framework - July 2nd Webinar

CPD Updates: Reflective Learning and Applying the CORU Framework - July 2nd @2pm - Webinar

Presented by:

The ACSLM CPD Officers: Leo Mulvany and Jemma Kehoe.

Join Leo and Jemma for the latest CORU updates regarding CPD requirements, reflective learning and the auditing period. 

The webinar will be recorded and can be viewed on www.acslm.ie in the days following the live webinar. 

Queries: contact Leo or Jemma be emailing cpd@acslm.ie


An Introduction to the National Transfusion Advisory Group - 23rd June 2020 Webinar

An Introduction to the National Transfusion Advisory Group

 

Join Dr Joan Power, Consultant Hematologist and Clinical Lead for Transfusion Services, NTAG, as she presents "An Introduction to the National Transfusion Advisory Group" via Zoom Webinar.

Fergus Guilfoyle,Chief Medical Scientist Haematology/Transfusion, The Coombe Women & Infants University Hospital will also present "Academy Transfusion Updates".  

Date: Tuesday, June 23rd 2020

Time: 10:00 - 11.30

Platform: Zoom Webinar


Medical Science: 2020 Vision Monday 25th/26th May 2020

EVENT 1: Monday 25th May 11:00 -13:00
 
Engagement and Advancement
Early Career Scientists Forum
 
Chair: Hayley Foy-Stones
Medical Scientist, St James Hospital
 
 
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EVENT 2: Tuesday 26th May 11:00 – 13:00

 Cervical Cytology:

Updates and Opportunities in Cervical Cytology

Chair: Alison Malkin, Lecturer in Clinical Cytology and Cellular Pathology

TU Dublin – City Campus


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EVENT 3: Tuesday 26th May 14:00 – 16:00

Covid-19 Updates

Chair: Leo Mulvany, CPD Officer, Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine.


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Scientific Writing Workshop - Dublin - March 6th 2020

Venue: The Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine, 31 Old Kilmainham, Dublin 8

TIme: 9.30am - 4pm. 

Content: This workshop has been designed to help you become comfortable with the scientific writing process, including language style, presentation and editing through putting together a paper (draft). 

• Take-home practical tips and aids to facilitate writing, referencing and literature review processes

• Intellectual property, order of authorship and when acknowledgement is more appropriate than co-authorship

• Demystifying the publication process including the peer review process

Maximum of 12 places available. Booking will be strictly first come first served. You will be required to answer a brief survey on application which will follow via email once you have made your booking.


DIABETES CARE AND THE ROLE OF THE LABORATORY

 

DIABETES CARE AND THE ROLE OF THE LABORATORY

 
This ½ day event is designed to deliver lectures of interest within the field of diabetes care to help bridge gaps in knowledge and understanding between diagnostic and clinical services. Additionally, there will also be a lecture of general scientific interest on diabetes research that is currently being undertaken in Ireland on the development of Type 2 Diabetes and links to the gut microbiome.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Joint CPD Seminar: The Transplant/Immunocompromised Host

The Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine

 

In Association with the following Advisory Bodies

Immunology, Microbiology, Transfusion & Transplantation, Virology

PRESENT

 

A Joint CPD Seminar:

The Transplant/Immunocompromised Host
 

Friday 29th November 2019 10:00 – 16:00

St Laurence’s Church, TU Dublin – Grangegorman campus

 

 


CANCELLED Tralee Reflective Practice 22nd November 2019

Venue: Education Centre Tralee, Kerry Technology Park, Tralee, Co.Kerry

Designed to help you structure and formalise how you reflect in a way that increases the likelihood of your reflections informing actions that benefit both your professional development and those you work with.

Please submit your email address when booking for this event as pre-workshop documentation will be sent to you.

Maximum of 28 Places available: HSCP's include, Academy of Clinical Science & Laboratory Medicine, IIRT, Association of Clinical Biochemists in Ireland, Biomedical & Clinical Engineers, Irish Academy of Audiology, Irish Association of Orthoptists, Irish Play Therapy Association, Phlebotomists Association of Ireland, AOTI, IICMS

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

This event has been jointly organised between the ACSLM and the IIRT. Places are strictly on a first come first served basis. 


Table Quiz for Medical Scientists

ENGAGEMENTS & ADVANCEMENT ADVISORY BODY PRESENTS

MULTICENTRE TABLE QUIZ

FOR MEDICAL SCIENTISTS

THURSDAY 7TH NOVEMBER, 7PM - LATE

 DUBLIN - Doyles Courner Phibsborough

GALWAY -  Crowes Bohermore

CORK -  Costigans Washington Street

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE, MUSIC, SPORT & MEDICAL SCIENCE ROUNDS COVERING EACH DISCIPLINE

  3 CPD          TEAMS OF FIVE    CASH
        EIGHT QUIZ ROUNDS   
 POINTS      COST: €5 PER PERSON  PRIZES

 

The quiz will take place in the three venues simultaneously.
The score from Dublin, Cork & Galway will be posted in each venue after every round.
There will be prizes in each centre and a prize for the best overall score.

 


*FULLY BOOKED*Scientific Writing Workshop - Dublin October 16th 2019

Venue: The Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine, 31 Old Kilmainham, Dublin 8

TIme: 9.30am - 4pm. 

Content: This workshop has been designed to help you become comfortable with the scientific writing process, including language style, presentation and editing through putting together a paper (draft). 

• Take-home practical tips and aids to facilitate writing, referencing and literature review processes

• Intellectual property, order of authorship and when acknowledgement is more appropriate than co-authorship

• Demystifying the publication process including the peer review process

Maximum of 14 places available. Booking will be strictly first come first served. You will be required to answer a brief survey on application which will follow via email once you have made your booking. 


Tralee 22nd November 2019: Reflective Practice Workshop

Venue: Education Centre Tralee, Kerry Technology Park, Tralee, Co.Kerry

Designed to help you structure and formalise how you reflect in a way that increases the likelihood of your reflections informing actions that benefit both your professional development and those you work with.

Please submit your email address when booking for this event as pre-workshop documentation will be sent to you.

Maximum of 16 Places available: HSCP's include, Academy of Clinical Science & Laboratory Medicine, IIRT, Association of Clinical Biochemists in Ireland, Biomedical & Clinical Engineers, Irish Academy of Audiology, Irish Association of Orthoptists, Irish Play Therapy Association, Phlebotomists Association of Ireland, AOTI, IICMS

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

This event has been jointly organised between the ACSLM and the IIRT. Places are strictly on a first come first served basis.