» UKAS exhibiting at IBMS Congress 2019

19 September, 2019

We are delighted to be taking part and exhibiting at the IBMS Congress 2019 next week during 22-25th September at the ICC in Birmingham. We invite our existing customer’s and new to visit our stand R4 for an opportunity to meet with UKAS staff.

In its multi-disciplinary format and major exhibition, the Congress brings together the best in science and technology and addresses the role of biomedical scientists in the context of the current policies and best practices.

The Congress's lecture programme focusses on the latest professional developments, scientific techniques and technical innovations, whilst the exhibition provides the opportunity to meet with suppliers and manufacturers presenting their latest innovations and most recent products.

This year we have a dedicated day on the 23rd September for ‘Laboratory Accreditation’, please see speakers and session details below;


Lorraine Turner -        Introduction – outline the purpose of the day and expected outcomes UKAS Update

Ben Courtney -            Future plans for med lab accreditation

                                       Accreditation of Pathology Networks

Delia Geary -                Maintaining accreditation through structural changes

Martin Stearn -            Handling extensions to scope and flexible scopes

Gavin Dickinson -        Technical Surgery – Measurement Uncertainty

Mark Prescott -            Technical Surgery – “Ongoing verification”

Louise Davidson -        Point of Care Testing accreditation

All speakers -                Questions & Answers

If you would like to attend this event, or for further information, please visit the IBMS Congress website