8th February 2017

Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester M60 2LA

Registration Fees:

Consultants: £120 + VAT
Trainees or Nurses: £100 + VAT


How recent advances in diagnostics are now influencing clinical practice in the era of “precision medicine”

Robert Marcus, King’s College Hospital London
Dominic Culligan, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

Registration, tea, coffee and pastries
Session 1:
09.20 Welcome and introduction

Robert Marcus
King’s College Hospital, London

09.30 Precision medicine applied to lymphomas Anna Schuh
Oxford Molecular Diagnostics Centre
10.15 Molecular Diagnostics – Myeloid

Catherine Cargo
HMDS Leeds

11.00 Coffee
Session 2:
11.20 Acute Myeloid Leukaemia

Nigel Russell
Nottingham University Hospital

11.50 Discussion – is there still a place for transplant in APML?
What options are emerging for AML relapsing post-transplant
Catherine Cargo, Nigel Russell and Dominic Culligan
12.10 Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Debby Yallop
King’s College Hospital London
12.35 Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Dominic Culligan
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

13.00 Lunch
Session 3:
14.00 High Grade Lymphoma

Graham Collins
Oxford Teaching Hospitals

14.30 Low Grade Lymphoma

Piers Patten
King’s College Hospital, London

Discussion- focus on GALLIUM
How are results going to affect UK practice?
Robert Marcus, Graham Collins and Piers Patten
15.10 Hodgkin’s Report from 10th ISHL Cologne Tim Illidge
The Christie Hospital, Manchester
15.45 Coffee
Session 4:
16.10 Myeloproliferative Disorders

Claire Harrison
Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London


Graham Jackson
NCCC, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle

Late-breaking news and scientific breakthroughs

Robert Marcus
King’s College Hospital London

17.30 Close