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Discover Pathology

  • Date: Tuesday 24th September 2019 from 10am - 5pm (Coffee & Registration from 9.30 am)
  • Venue: Manchester Dental Education Centre (MANDEC), Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6FH
  • Members from £0.00
  • Non Members £25

MANDEC Directions 

This meeting is aimed at Medical Students, Foundation and Core Specialty Trainees who are interested in pursuing a career in Pathology.

There may be a charge for all to attend this meeting to cover the cost of lunch – further details to follow

Foundation Years 1-2 FREE membership; Specialty Trainees – £10.00 per annum – on completing the application form at   

Medical Students can attend for free by emailing using your student email address

Morning Session 

9.30 am
Registration, Coffee and Viewing of Posters

10.00 am                    
Welcome and Introduction

Increasing role of genomics in pathology
Professor Sarah Coupland, George Holt Chair in Pathology, Honorary Consultant Histopathologist, University of Liverpool


 Afternoon Session “A Day in the Life of”

1.00 pm
Dr Giorgio Callisti (Consultant Microbiologist, Wythenshawe Hospital)
Dr Hamed Sharaf (ST, Manchester Royal Infirmary)

1.45 pm
Dr Lucy Foster (Consultant Histopathologist, Manchester Royal Infirmary)
Dr Charlotte Wilson (Trainee)

2.30 pm
Chemical Pathology
Professor Anne-Marie Kelly (Consultant Chemical Pathologist and Hospital Dean, Wythenshawe Hospital)
Dr Andreas Tridimas (ST5 Metabolic Medicine and Chemical Pathology, Wythenshawe Hospital)

3.15 pm

3.35 pm
Dr Tomaz Garcez (Consultant Immunogist,
Dr Shuayb Elkhalifa (ST7 Immunology, Salford Royal NHS FT)

4.20 pm
Dr Sarah Burns (Consultant Haematologist, Manchester Royal Infirmary)
Trainee TBC

5.00 pm