February 2020

28
Feb
NAFLD SIG

The next meeting of the NAFLD SIG will be held from 12-4.30pm on Friday 28 February 2020. The venue is the Clark Kennedy Lecture Theatre, Innovations Centre, Queen Mary University of London, 42 New Road, Whitechapel, London E1 2AT. If you would like to attend this meeting, please register with Samantha Jones, Samantha@basl.org.uk.

Download Draft agenda_28 February 2020_v3.docx.

 

March 2020

19
Mar
End of Life SIG

The next meeting of the End of Life SIG will be held from 10.30am - 15.45pm on Thursday 19 March 2020, at Engineers' House in Bristol.

Draft agenda - Download BASL EOL SIG meeting - draft programme 19th March 2020_v4.docx.

If you would like to attend this meeting, please register with Samantha Jones, Samantha@basl.org.uk.

                                      

April 2020

17
Apr
Alcohol-related Liver Disease SIG

The next meeting of the ArLD SIG will be held from 4-6pm on Friday 17 April 2020 at the Ibis Styles London Excel hotel, London. If you would like to attend, please register with Samantha Jones, Samantha@basl.org.uk.

24
Apr
BLNA Spring Meeting 2020 - Birmingham - Registration Open

The British Liver Nurse's Association are delighted to announce that registration is now open for their forthcoming meeting that is taking place on 24th April 2020 at the IET Austin Court in Birmingham.

Book your place now by clicking > HERE . 

Topics covered include:

  • Nursing care of the patient with acute alcoholic hepatitis
  • Alcohol related brain injury
  • The emotional impact of organ donation on recipients
  • Liver Diseases in Bite Size Pieces – Rare Diseases
  • Current research in liver disease
  • Celebrating the Year of the Nurse – what does the future hold for liver nurses?
  • NAFLD Case studies

You can download a draft programme here >  Download BLNA April 2020 prog v10.pdf

BASL/BLNA Members £40
Non-members £75

BLNA Nurse Bursaries now available
Shionogi B.V have sponsored this year’s travel bursaries and made available 20 travel bursary scholarship awards for members to attend the forthcoming BLNA April Meeting.

Scholarship awards are capped at a maximum of £100 per person and are considered a contribution towards a registration fee, travel and accommodation expenses, but not subsistence. Nurses who have been granted another bursary to attend BLNA 2020 are not eligible to apply.

Full guidance and an application form can be downloaded below:
Download BLNA Bursary Guidance Document 2020.pdf

Download BLNA Bursary application form 2020 v2.docx

The deadline for submitting completed application forms to gemma.bell@execbs.com is no later than 17.00hrs on Friday 28th February 2020.

May 2020

21
May
British Hepatology Pharmacy Group Meeting - London -Save the Date

The British Hepatology Pharmacy Group are delighted to announce that their second educational event is taking place on Thursday 21st May 2020 in Wallace Space, St Pancras, London.

The agenda is yet to be finalised but topics covered will include;

- The causes of chronic liver disease
- The management of chronic liver disease (incl. decompensated cirrhosis bundle)
- The pharmacists role in the management of patients with liver disease
- Rare diseases in hepatology
- New therapies on the horizon

Registration and further details will follow when available. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact judy@basl.org.uk . 

June 2020

11
Jun
Acute Liver Failure (ALF) SIG

The next ALF SIG meeting will be held on Thursday 11 June 2020, in Leeds. Please save the date. The venue and timing are TBC

July 2020

10
Jul
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11
Jul
BASL School of Hepatology - Nottingham

Save The Date 

More details will be added when available.

September 2020

08
Sep
-
09
Sep
BLTG Annual Transplant Meeting 2020 - Plymouth

Save the Date

When: BLTG Transplant Meeting - 8th – 9th September 2020.

Where: The Guildhall Plymouth

More details will be added to the BASL website and to the Annual Meeting website https://baslannualmeeting.org.uk/ when available.

 

09
Sep
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11
Sep
BASL Annual Meeting 2020 - Plymouth

Save the Date

When: 9th – 11th September 2020.

Where: The Guildhall, Plymouth

A number of joint symposiums are planned with speakers from AASLD coming over to deliver key talks both at the BASL and BLNA meetings.

More details will be added to the BASL website and to the Annual Meeting website https://baslannualmeeting.org.uk/ when available and we look forward to welcoming you in Plymouth.

09
Sep
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10
Sep
BLNA September Meeting 2020 - Plymouth

Save the Date

When: 9th – 10th September 2020.

Where: The Guildhall Plymouth

A number of joint symposiums are planned with speakers from AASLD coming over to deliver key talks both at the BASL and BLNA meetings.

More details will be added to the BASL website and to the Annual Meeting website https://baslannualmeeting.org.uk/ when available and we look forward to welcoming you in Plymouth.

14
Sep
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16
Sep
BASL Basic Science Retreat - Plymouth

Save the Date

The 2020 Basic Science Retreat will take place from Monday 14th to Wednesday 16th September at Dartington Hall, Dartington, Totnes, Devon. 

More information will be added to the website when available.