SWLP was chosen for the second year running to host the prestigious Royal College of Pathologists Fellowship Exams for bacteriology and virology.
Education and events
In October SWLP hosted a visit from eight students from Chestnut Grove Academy, a local secondary school in Balham.
South West London Pathology (SWLP) hosted a delegation of senior hospital managers and clinicians from China in October.
SWLP hosted a group of transfusion and haematology doctors from Kazakhstan on Friday 26 June. They visited St George’s and had a talk on transfusion services in the UK as well as transfusion services at St George’s (including the provision of blood components to support major trauma).
In July, Dr Frances Boa (Consultant Clinical Scientist, Clinical Blood Sciences) and Dr Leslie Perry (Consultant Clinical Scientist, Clinical Blood Sciences), led a pathology education session for GPs in Wandsworth on hormone testing. The session was organised by Wandsworth CCG.
South West London Pathology’s latest GP event was a workshop for GP registrars and trainee GPs in Bromley which was led by Dr Joanna Sheldon, SWLP’s Clinical Lead for Immunology….
South West London Pathology had a stall at the St George’s Hospital Trust and St George’s, University of London Community Open Day which took place in November….