July 2024

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 Zoom 2024

Please Save the Date for the next ALF SIG Meeting.

Date: Tuesday 16th July
Time: 2:00 - 4:30PM
Programme: 
Format: Zoom

Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrceiprzwjHdKionPuLRlFeD2wqFjE7aIC 

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 - Managing ArLD / MetArLD / Alcoholic Hepatitis – Where we are in 2024 - Register now

REGISTER NOW - through Zoom by clicking HERE

Are you a budding Hepatologist? Or a new consultant wanting to know more about specific areas of Hepatology? Do you want to improve your hepatology knowledge to permit Hepatology curriculum sign off? Have you got questions but not had the opportunity to ask them?

If yes then please join us for the BASL Virtual School of Hepatology Webinar Series 2024/5. The BASL Virtual School of Hepatology Sessions offer an excellent platform for trainees and consultants interested in hepatology, with talks delivered by UK Hepatologists, followed by a Q&A session.

Following the success of the series in 2021, 2022 & 2023 we are running a series of 6 bi-monthly webinars through 2024 and 2025 on a Wednesday evening.

We are delighted to announce our second session and speaker for July:

Session 2: Managing ArLD / MetArLD / Alcoholic Hepatitis – Where we are in 2024
Speaker: Dr Mike Allison 
Date: Wednesday 17th July 2024
UK Time: 19:00 – 20:00

FREE to attend for BASL Members.

REGISTER NOW - through Zoom by clicking HERE

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 kim@basl.org.uk should you have any questions.


Thank you to our supporters:

     
              

And our Partner:

 

 

This webinar series is supported by Dr Falk, Advanz Pharma and Astra Zeneca. They have had no influence or input into the programme, agenda or content of the meeting.

August 2024

19
Aug
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21
Aug
Basic Science Retreat Meeting - 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_v7 2024.pdf


Abstract Submission is now closed.


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. 

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September 2024

05
Sep
Haemochromatosis SIG meeting - September - SAVE THE DATE

Save the Date

Haemochromatosis SIG meeting

Date: Thursday 5th September
Platform: Zoom

More details to follow

09
Sep
Current and Future management of Steatotic Liver Disease webinar - SAVE THE DATE

 

Webinar title: Current and Future management of Steatotic Liver Disease
Date: Monday 9th September
Time: 7pm - 8pm BST
Platform: Zoom

Speakers: Dr Jeremy Cobbold & TBC

Chairs: Dr Dina Mansour & TBC

More details to follow.

Registration will be opening soon.

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: Variceal Bleeding and The Psychological Management of Patients
Webinar time: 17:30 - 19:00pm

Speakers:
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 shortly after the July webinar.

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 new date 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.

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 Closed

Closing date for applications Monday 1st July 2024.


*ACCOMMODATION - Available until 12th August*

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 Closed

Closing date for applications Monday 1st July 2024. 


*ACCOMMODATION - Available until 12th August*

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 - Available until 12th August*
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.

07
Nov
End of Life SIG Meeting - F2F - Birmingham 2024

Please save the date for the annual EOL SIG meeting taking place at Austin Court in Birmingham on the 7th November 2024. 

Places for this meeting are limited, so please contact sigs@basl.org.uk to secure your place.

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.

To view the draft programme click HERE>  Download BHPG meeting agenda 12th November 2024 V1.pdf  Please note some of the speakers are to be confirmed.

January 2025

13
Jan
Approaches to Stricturing Biliary Disease in 2025 Webinar – Save the Date

 

Webinar title: Approaches to Stricturing Biliary Disease in 2025 Webinar
Date: 13th January 2025
Time: 7pm - 8pm
Platform: Zoom

Speakers: Dr Emma Culver and Dr George Webster
Chairs: Dr Deepak Joshi and Dr Louisa Vine


More details to follow