September 2018


REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - Early Bird discount available

As an affiliate of BASL, the BTLG has built on the role of the UK and Ireland Annual Meeting and will integrate the meetings previously organised by each individual transplant centre to offer a central stage for those operating in or with a strong interest in the field of liver transplantation.

We are delighted to announce that the fourth meeting of the Britsh Liver Transplant Group (BLTG) is taking place on Tuesday 18th September and carries over to 14:30 p.m. on Wednesday 19th September 2018.

One of the highlights of the meeting is the ‘Williams-Calne Lecture’ which is taking place at 14:00 on Wednesday 19th September and is this year being delivered by Professor Dorry Segev, Transplant Surgeon, John Hopkins on 'Expanding the donor pool – the use of hepatitis C positive donors'.

Download a draft programme here >    Download BLTGTransplantMeet2018 Draft Programme-website.pdf

Take advantage of the Early Bird discounted registration fees for this year's BLTG Annual Meeting and register before 31st July 2018 > HERE.



The BASL 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.

BASL2018 will be held at York University and the programme runs from Wednesday 19th September and continues through to lunchtime on Friday 21st September.  

View a draft meeting programme here >  Download BASLAnnualMeeting2018Programme-draft-website.pdf

REGISTRATION IS OPEN - take advantage of the Early Bird discounted registration fees and register before 31st July 2018 > HERE

Further details about the meeting will be available on the BASL Annual Meeting 2018 website shortly. 


BLNA Nurse Meeting at BASL2018 - Registration Open

Join us for the second BLNA Nurse Day Meeting of 2018 which will be held during BASL2018 at the University of York.

Sessions are being planned for early arrivals on the Wednesday afternoon with joint BLNA / BASL sessions on Thursday morning with the Nurse Meeting continuing on Thursday afternoon.

REGISTER NOW and take advantage of the Early Bird discounted registration fees before 31st July 2018 by clicking > HERE.

View a draft programme here>   Download BLNA Meeting 2018 - Programme - draft website.pdf

Nurse Bursary Application details will appear here shortly. 


November 2018

BVHG Meeting - London - 30th November 2018 - Booking now open

The second British Viral Hepatitis Group (BVHG) meeting in 2018 will take place on Friday 30th November 2018 at The British Medical Association, Tavistock Square, London.

The BVHG aims to improve the management and study of patients with chronic viral liver disease. The group brings together UK hepatologists, gastroenterologists, infectious disease physicians as well as virologists with an interest in viral diseases of the liver.
The meeting will address the important issues of the Liver including mandatory screening for hepatitis C in pregnancy, is HBIg vital for controlling hepatitis B after liver transplantation? and should Hepatitis C DAA treatment be given to all patients with HCC?

We will be hearing about these from our eminent panel of speakers. Delegate participation is encouraged at the meeting.

The meeting is FREE to BASL / BVHG members (a £40 refundable deposit is taken at the time of booking) and non-members are welcome at a cost of £45.00. 

A draft programme can be viewed here  Download Draft Programme - BVHG 30th Nov 20183.pdf
For further information, please contact Kim Girling at or telephone 01543 442154.

We would like to thank our sponsors:
Premier Supporter: Gilead Sciences
Key Supporters: MSD and Cepheid

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December 2018

CCA-UK Special Interest Group meeting

Save the date  - the first meeting of the CCA-UK SIG will be held on all day on Friday 7 December 2018. The venue will be The Friends House, Euston Road, London. More details to follow.