Programme Day 1

09.00 - 10.00

BSHT PhD/Early Post-doc Session

  • 09.00 – 09.20: Fibrin films and where to find them, Fraser Macrae, University of Leeds
  • 09.20 – 09.40: Factor XII driven coagulation, Lewis Hardy, University of Leeds
  • 09.40 – 10.00: Allosteric activation of ADAMTS13, Tassos PetriImperial College London

BSHT PhD/Early Post-doc Session

  • 09.00 – 09.15: Dihomo-γ-linolenic acid enhances aspirin-mediated inhibition and alters the proteomic releasate profile in platelets, Laura Menke, Queen Mary University London
  • 09.15 – 09.30: The differential requirement of the Btk kinase domain downstream of ITAM and hemITAM signalling, Sophie Nock, University of Reading
  • 09.30 – 09.45: Multicolour flow cytometry reveals platelet subpopulations that are regulated by prostacyclin, Matt Hindle, Queen Mary University London
  • 09.45 – 10.00: Platelet ageing causes changes in key metabolic and structural proteins, Harriet Allan, Queen Mary University London

10.00 - 10.30

Coffee break & poster viewing

10.30 - 12.15

BSHT Session

  • 10.30 – 11.05: Novel prothrombin variant causing inherited thrombophilia, Vincent Muczynski, University College London
  • 11.05 – 11.40: VWF, platelets and neutrophils – novel roles of GPIba, aIIbb3 and SLC44A2, Isabelle Salles-Crawley, Imperial College London
  • 11.40 – 12.15: Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) – from pathogenesis of disease to treatment, Mari Thomas, University College London

The Platelet Society Session

  • 10.30 – 11.05: Repurposing anti-cancer drugs, could Pim kinase inhibitors be the new aspirin? Amanda Unsworth, Manchester Metropolitan University
  • 11.05 – 11.40: Platelet factor XIII-A regulates platelet function and promotes clot retraction and stability, Jo MitchellUniversity of Reading
  • 11.40 – 12.15: Recombinant von Willebrand Factor (Vonvendi) mediates acute reversal of platelet dysfunction induced by antiplatelet agents, Alex Bye, University of Reading

BSH Session

  • 10.30 – 11.05: Refractory thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: Why and how I treat, Tina Dutt, Royal Liverpool University Hospital
  • 11.05 – 11.40: Refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura: Why and how I treat, Nichola Cooper, Imperial College London
  • 11.40 – 12.15: Recurrent thrombosis in anti-phospholipid syndrome: Why and how I treat, Hannah Cohen, University College London

12.15 - 13.15

Lunch break

13.15 - 14.45

Clotting

Oral Communication

 

Vessel Wall

Oral Communication

Bleeding

Oral Communication

Platelets

Oral Communication

14.45 - 15.00

Coffee break & poster viewing

15.00 - 16.00

Plenary lecture

A History of Scottish Medicine

Gordon Lowe

United Kingdom

16.00 - 16.30

Coffee break & poster viewing

16.30 - 17.30

Science, fast and furious

17.30 - 18.00

Opening ceremony

18.00 - 19.00

Welcome reception

After an entertaining Opening Ceremony, meet your peers and network with fellow congress delegates, enjoy a drink and some delicious bites. Welcome to Glasgow!