The introduction of the Point of Care Testing for flu has been used in a publication by NHS Improvement showcasing good practice and examples of hospitals managing increased demand for services in winter.
SWLP took part in this year’s Biomedical Science Day in July.
In July, St George’s Hospital organised an educational evening for local GPs to find out more about services on offer at St George’s. Dr Jo Sheldon, Immunology Clinical Lead, ran a session on Immunology.
Congratulations to Belinda Parkinson in Cytology who was crowned St George’s star baker at the NHS@70 Big 7Tea Party Bake Off on Thursday 5 July!
In June, Dr Jo Sheldon, Clinical Lead for Immunology and Dr Rachel Wheeler, Consultant Clinical Scientist, held two Association of Clinical Pathologist training days for Immunology at St George’s.
In June, South West London Pathology were invited by the University of Westminster to give a presentation to employers who are considering taking students from University of Westminster as apprentices.
Emma Tuddenham, Senior Clinical Scientist based at Kingston, has won first prize at the Association for Clinical Biochemistry FOCUS national meeting in June.