June 2024

17
Jun
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20
Jun
BSG 2024'Live

BSG LIVE 2024 will take place at the ICC, Birmingham.

Join us as we unite the gastroenterology & hepatology community under one roof over for four days of connecting with new & old colleagues, learning about the latest research and industry developments and from prestigious expert speakers, and growing professionally and together – as a society, as colleagues, and as friends.

Venue: ICC Birmingham
Dates: 17th – 20th June 2024

Visit the BSG conference website for all the details and to register > Here

25
Jun
BHPG and BLNA Post EASL Debrief Webinar - Registration now open

Registration is now open for the BHPG and BLNA Post EASL Debrief Webinar

Time: 14:15-16:00PM
Platform: Zoom

Register HERE

This webinar is free to attend.

Topics will include up to date evidence around:

          Viral Hepatitis   Speaker - Kate Jack 

          Autoimmune Liver disease (AIH/PBC)   Speaker - Sital Shah

          Holistic management of MASLD   Speaker - Yun Kim

          Cirrhosis and complication   Speaker - Diane Backhouse

Download the full programme  Download BLNA BHPG Webinar Agenda - 25th June 2025 v3.pdf

Remember to read the BASL Events Data Protection Disclaimer below before registering   Download BASL Events Data Protection Disclaimer_2022.pdf

Not a BASL BLTG member? Why not consider joining, read more > HERE

 If you have any questions please contact kim@basl.org.uk  

July 2024

11
Jul
BLTG School of Liver Critical Care & Anaesthesia Webinar Series - 11th July - Respiratory - Registration open

British Liver Transplant Group (BLTG) are pleased to announce the registration for the 9th meeting in their webinar series is now open.

You can register HERE

The BLTG UK Liver Critical Care and Anaesthesia Transplant School is a series of monthly webinars (held via Zoom), aimed at promoting education and sharing knowledge amongst the seven UK Liver Transplant centres. We will cover a wide variety of topics relevant to the perioperative and critical care management of these patients, delivered by expert clinicians from around the UK and the world.

Each session will comprise two 30-minute talks, followed by 30 minutes of discussion. The webinars will be free to watch live by both BASL members and non-members following registration and are open to both trainees and consultants.

Watch the sessions live to receive your CPD certificate.

NB: catch up recordings will be accessible to BASL members ONLY via the BASL website members area.

Programme series can be viewed here:   Download BLTG UK Liver Critical Care & Anaesthesia Transplant School Webinar Series 2023-2024_website v4.pdf

Session 9:

Webinar time: 17:30 - 19:00pm

Dr Georg Auzinger, Liver Intensivist, King’s College Hospital London

  • Respiratory – Hepatopulmonary Syndrome: Pathophysiology, pre- and peri-operative management

Dr Sam Patel, Liver Intensivist & Anaesthetist, King’s College Hospital London

  • Respiratory – Portopulmonary Syndrome: Pathophysiology, pre- and peri-operative management

Followed by 30mins for questions and discussion.

Register HERE

Not a BASL BLTG member? Why not consider joining, read more > HERE

Contact Kim@basl.org.uk if you have any questions.

 

16
Jul
'BASL/BSG Research in sustainability: the role of carbon footprinting - Registration Open

BASL and BSG have commissioned The Centre for Sustainable Healthcare to run a series of 3 virtual Sustainable Healthcare webinars and this is the final webinar.

Title: Research in sustainability: the role of carbon footprinting

Time: 6- 7pm (UK time) - 45 minute presentation and 15 minute Q&A.

The webinar is FREE to attend for BASL and BSG members and non-members, however, the recordings are only available to BASL and BSG members via catch up.

Not a member? Join BASL > Here .

Registration Open - register by clicking > Here.

(NB: The BSG are kindly organising registration for the webinar)

Speakers: 
Rosie Hillson, Sustainability Analyst - Rosie joined CSH in May 2021 with a focus on estimating the carbon impacts of healthcare organisations, clinical pathways, and consumables. Her time is split between supporting internal CSH led projects such as the Green Team Competition as well as providing consultancy support to external organisations. Previous projects have included the carbon footprint analysis of commissioned NHS eye test services and estimation of Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust’s Scope 1,2 and 3 carbon footprint. Rosie is also part of the team developing and facilitating the carbon footprinting for healthcare course.

Ingeborg Steinbach, Lead Sustainability Analyst - Ingeborg has worked for CSH since 2008 supporting healthcare organisations and professionals in embedding sustainability in day-to-day practice. The last eight years, her focus of work has been the economic, environmental and social impact analysis of healthcare organisations and services, quality improvement projects and individual clinical pathways. Ingeborg has led the development and is teaching CSH’s carbon footprinting for healthcare course. She is passionate of using sustainability analytics to improve the sustainability of healthcare.

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16
Jul
Acute Liver Failure (ALF) Special Interest Group Face to Face Meeting 2024

Please Save the Date for the next ALF SIG Meeting.

Potential Date: Tuesday 16th July
Programme: TBC
Location: TBC
Time: TBC
Format: TBC

Not a member of BASL, then why not join by clicking > HERE

Remember to read the BASL Events Data Protection Disclaimer below before registering Download BASL Events Data Protection Disclaimer_2022.pdf

Please contact SIGS@basl.org.uk should you have any questions.

17
Jul
BASL School of Hepatology Webinar Series 2024 - Session 2: Save the date

The BASL Virtual School of Hepatology Webinar Sessions offer an excellent platform for trainees and consultants interested in hepatology, with talks delivered by UK Hepatologists, followed by a Q&A session.

Further details on Session 2 to follow.

August 2024

19
Aug
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21
Aug
Basic Science Retreat Meeting - Abstract Submission and Registration Open

The Basic Science Retreat 2024 meeting will be an in person meeting bringing together leading scientists, academics and clinicians in the field of UK Hepatology. The meeting provides an exceptional platform to discuss the latest advancements in liver diseases and cutting-edge research technologies.

Date and Times: 13:00hrs Monday 19th to 13:30hrs Wednesday 21st August 2024.
Venue: Dulwich College, London

Registration - the registration fee, is £250 per person, which includes accommodation at Dulwich College for the 19th and 20th August, dinner at a local restaurant and a BBQ at Dulwich Cricket Pavilion.

Register > HERE

PLEASE NOTE: THE REGISTRATION FEE IS THE SAME EVEN IF YOU DO NOT ATTEND THE WHOLE EVENT or STAY AT THE COLLEGE.

The programme is specifically designed to update attendees on current collaborative networks, experimental research, and developments in new technologies in Hepatology. Distinguished speakers will highlight exciting new areas of research and technological advances in Liver Diseases. Attendees will also have the opportunity to engage in short oral presentations, selected from abstracts, which will showcase the latest findings in the field.

In addition to the comprehensive scientific programme, the conference will provide ample networking opportunities for attendees to engage with their peers and foster collaborations that will further advance the field.

Please find the programme and running order of events here;  Download BSR programme_v6 2024.pdf


Abstract Submission Deadline - 9am, 5th July 2024

if you would like the chance to present your latest research please submit an abstract for review. The quality in previous years has been outstanding and we hope to receive more top submissions for the 2024 event.

The format is simply free text of contemporary research with a maximum of 400 words and should be submitted by clicking > HERE

All abstracts should be submitted before the deadline of 9am on Friday 5th July 2024.


The previous events were a resounding success and hopefully again this unique meeting will offer plenty of interaction and discussion as well as a unique opportunity to foster new and lasting collaborative projects across all areas of hepatology research.

We look forward to welcoming you to the meeting. 

Book Now

September 2024

11
Sep
BLTG School of Liver Critical Care & Anaesthesia Webinar Series - 11th September - Variceal Bleeding and The Psychological Management of Patients - Save the date

Session 10:
Webinar time: 17:30 - 19:00pm

 

Dr David Patch, Liver Transplant Physician, Royal Free London

Variceal Bleeding – Update for Liver Anaesthetists and Intensivists

 

Dr Lucy Gorvin, Clinical Psychologist, Royal Free London

The psychological management of patients pre-and post-Liver Transplant

 

Registraton will open shortley after the July meeting.

11
Sep
ArLD SIG Meeting - SAVE THE DATE 2024

Please Save the date for the next ArLD SIG meeting due to take place on the afternoon of the 11th September 2024. 

 This will be a face to face meeting. 

14
Sep
Introduction to Hepatology Day - Saturday 14th September 2024

We are pleased to confirm the for this meeting will be Saturday 14th September 2024.

The meeting is aimed at early year Gastroenterology trainees (ST4/5) and those considering applying for Gastroenterology in the near future (IMT3 and IMT1/2) who are interested in Hepatology. We aim to cover some of the fundamental aspects of hepatology and the career pathway. You will hear from experienced UK Hepatologists and senior trainees who will talk on exciting developments in Hepatology and how you can navigate the current training pathway.

View draft programme here>  Download BASL Introduction to Hepatology Day Draft Programme 14th September 2024 Web.pdf Some speakers are to be confirmed.

Meeting Times:
• 09:30-10:00 - Registration
• 17:20 - Meeting close

This one day event is FREE to attend for BASL Members (a deposit of £40 will be taken at the time of booking and refunded when you attend the event).

The non-member rate for this meeting is £75 (none refundable).

Register HERE

Not a BASL member? Then why not join today for £55, attend for free and have free or reduced registration fees at other member events - join HERE

Contact kim@basl.org.uk if you have any questions.

20
Sep
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21
Sep
BMUS International Hepatology Ultrasound Course 2024

Location: Royal Free Hospital, London

Read more and register on the British Medical Ultrasound Society (BMUS) website > Here

27
Sep
Annual Cambridge Liver Symposium - Registration Open

The Annual Cambridge Liver Symposium will be running this year on 27th September at Robinson College.

Meeting times:
08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-16:15 Programme

The event is free to attend and the programme can be viewed below.

Download Annual Cambridge Liver Symposium Programme 2024.pdf

To register interest please email: cuh.cambridgeliversymposium@nhs.net.

October 2024

08
Oct
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11
Oct
BASL2024 Annual Meeting 8th - 11th October - Registration Open!

BASL is delighted to announce that the BASL2024 Annual Meeting Registration is now Open!

Dates: 8th - 11th October 2024
Venue: Harrogate Convention Centre

The BASL2024 Annual Meeting is the highlight of the BASL calendar and the main liver meeting in the UK, where all of us interested in liver disease will share time whether we are clinicians, nurses, basic scientists, pharmacists, working in industry or students.

More details below and on the dedicated Annual Website > Here . 

*REGISTRATION NOW OPEN*

The BASL Annual Meeting, BLTG Transplant Meeting and BLNA Annual Meeting registrations are now live with considerable 'Early Bird' discounts available to those who commit to their attendance.

A strong speaker line-up is being brought together this year which hopes to draw in excess of 350 delegates throughout the week, all key members within the field of liver. Further details will be published as they become available but in brief the programmes will run:

BLTG Transplant Meeting - 8th - 9th October
BASL Annual Meeting - 9th - 11th October
BLNA Annual Meeting - 9th - 10th October

The registration portal allows you to register for one or all three meetings with discounted Early Bird registration fees available until 26th August 2024. 

DEADLINE FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - 23.59hrs on Monday 26th August 2024

A full list of rates can be downloaded HERE

REGISTER > HERE


*ABSTRACT SUBMISSION* - now closed


Dame Sheila Sherlock Research Prize 2024 - Applications Open

Read more on the BASL Annual Meeting website and apply > HERE

Closing date for applications Monday 1st July 2024.


*ACCOMMODATION*

We currently have an allocation of rooms at the Crown Plaza at a rate of £149 per night

To book rooms please call the hotel directly within office hours on 01423 849900 and quote 'BASL allocation’

Further accommodation options can be found on the Annual Meeting website HERE

For queries contact conference@basl.org.uk . 

We look forward to welcoming you to Harrogate in October!

08
Oct
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09
Oct
BLTG Transplant Meeting at BASL2024 - Harrogate - Register Now

BASL is delighted to announce that the BASL2024 Annual Meeting Registration is now Open!

Dates: 8th - 11th October 2024
Venue: Harrogate Convention Centre

The BASL Annual Meeting, BLTG Transplant Meeting and BLNA Annual Meeting registrations are now live with considerable 'Early Bird' discounts available to those who commit to their attendance.

This is a great chance to meet up with colleagues from across the speciality, exchange ideas, and get updates on the latest advances.

*REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN*

BLTG Transplant Meeting – 8th & 9th (am) October
BASL Annual Meeting – 9th – 11th October
BLNA Annual Meeting – 9th (pm) & 10th October

The registration portal allows you to register for one or all three meetings with discounted Early Bird registration fees available.

DEADLINE FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - 23.59hrs on Monday 26th August 2024

A full list of rates can be downloaded > HERE

REGISTER > HERE

Visit the BASL Annual Meeting website for all the details > HERE .

Programme - to follow


*ABSTRACT SUBMISSION* - now closed


Andy Burroughs Young Investigator Award 2024 - Applications Open

Read more on the BASL Annual Meeting website and apply > HERE.  

Closing date for applications Monday 1st July 2024. 


*ACCOMMODATION*

BASL currently have an allocation of rooms at the Crown Plaza at a rate of £149 per night.

To book rooms please call the hotel directly within office hours on 01423 849900 and quote 'BASL allocation’.

Further accommodation options can be found on the Annual Meeting website HERE.

For queries contact conference@basl.org.uk  .

Follow the event on Twitter using #BASL2024

We look forward to welcoming you to Harrogate in October!

09
Oct
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10
Oct
BLNA Annual Meeting at BASL2024 - Harrogate - Register Now

BASL is delighted to announce that the BASL2024 Annual Meeting Registration is now Open!

Dates: 8th - 11th October 2024
Venue: Harrogate Convention Centre

The BASL Annual Meeting, BLTG Transplant Meeting and BLNA Annual Meeting registrations are now live with considerable 'Early Bird' discounts available to those who commit to their attendance.

This is a great chance to meet up with colleagues from across the speciality, exchange ideas, and get updates on the latest advances.

*REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN*

BLTG Transplant Meeting – 8th & 9th (am) October
BASL Annual Meeting – 9th – 11th October
BLNA Annual Meeting – 9th (pm) & 10th October

The registration portal allows you to register for one or all three meetings with discounted Early Bird registration fees available.

DEADLINE FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - 23.59hrs on Monday 26th August 2024

A full list of rates can be downloaded > HERE

REGISTER > HERE

Visit the BASL Annual Meeting website for all the details > HERE .


Programme - to follow


Travel Bursary Scholarship - details to follow


*ABSTRACT SUBMISSION* - now closed


*ACCOMMODATION*
BASL currently have an allocation of rooms at the Crown Plaza at a rate of £149 per night.

To book rooms please call the hotel directly within office hours on 01423 849900 and quote 'BASL allocation’.

Further accommodation options can be found on the Annual Meeting website HERE.

For queries contact conference@basl.org.uk .


Follow the event on Twitter using #BASL2024
@livernursing

We look forward to welcoming you to Harrogate in October!

November 2024

01
Nov
BASL School of Hepatology - Save the date

Join us at the BASL School of Hepatology meeting that will be held face to face on Friday 1st November in Southampton.

The event is FREE to attend for BASL medically qualified members in training.

Further details to follow.

Contact Kim@basl.org.uk if you have any questions.

12
Nov
BASL BHPG meeting - Save the date

The next British Hepatology Pharmacist Group (BHPG) meeting will be held at the ISH Venues near Regents Park in London on 12th November 2024

Registration will open shortly.

Programme to follow.