BSAC Standardized Susceptibility Testing Residential Workshop 2018

University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
27 – 29 March 2018

21 – 23 August 2018


The BSAC will be holding a three day practical workshop at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff aimed at those wishing to gain practical experience of the EUCAST methodology.

After this course you will:

  • Have knowledge of EUCAST standardised disc testing methods
  • Have an overview of other susceptibility testing methods
  • Have an understanding of how to test difficult organisms
  • Be able to solve susceptibility testing problems
  • Be able to improve local susceptibility reporting
  • Be able to detect common antimicrobial resistance mechanisms
  • Have an overview on new technology in microbiology
  • Be updated on new EUCAST guidelines

Every effort will be made to address the concerns of individual laboratories and ample time will be made for discussion.

The course is IBMS and FRCPath CPD accredited.

The course is majority funded by the Society.  The registration fee is £660.00 (incl VAT) per delegate.  This fee includes two nights accommodation with breakfast, course lunches, welcome dinner on first evening, tuition fees, university laboratory fees and transfers from Cardiff city centre to the University Hospital of Wales campus at specified times as indicated on the course programme.

To register please complete the Programme and Registration and return to Debbie Irwin


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