In addition to discussing the key themes arising from the SHOT 2016 annual report, the symposium will concentrate on three areas:
- Issues relating to donor safety
- Errors relating to laboratory practice and the challenges facing transfusion laboratories
- Issues in primary care relating to transfusion safety.
The keynote speaker will be Dr Phil Hammond who will talk about patient safety.
In addition there will be a pre-symposium breakfast session starting at 08:30 which will provide the opportunity to speak directly to members of the Working Expert Group who write the SHOT the report.
Please click here to view the programme and to register.