Advanced Haematological Morphology

A two-day course on Advanced Haematological Morphology - both peripheral blood and bone marrow

Course details

2 days

One session is available:

  • 3-4 September 2024


3rd Floor Laboratories
Commonwealth Building
Hammersmith Hospital Campus
Du Cane Road
London W12 0NN

General enquiries
Amanda Smith
+44 (0)20 3313 4017

Register and pay - September 2024 session

This course was created by Professor Barbara Bain at St Mary’s Hospital, in collaboration with Dr Saad Abdalla and the late Professor Sunitha Wickramasinghe. It has been running twice a year for 30 years. It is now taught by Professor Barbara Bain and Dr Vishal Jayakar with a guest lecture from Professor Mark Layton.

It covers all aspects of peripheral blood and bone marrow morphology. The course is microscopy-based using peripheral blood and bone marrow films and a small number of trephine biopsy sections. All cases are reviewed collectively after the participants have made their own diagnoses.

There are also several key lectures, and photographs of all cases, as well as PowerPoint presentations of several lectures, are provided to the participants for the purposes of private study after the course.

Target audience

  • Consultant and staff grade Haematologists
  • Consultant and staff grade Haematopathologists
  • Advanced trainees in these disciplines

Key speakers and course organisers

  • Professor B. J. Bain
  • Dr Vishal Jayakar
  • Professor M. Layton

Cancellation and transferral policy

Places are only allocated when payment has been received. Early booking is advised, particularly for the two-day course, as courses are often booked out. Please note that because of catering and course material expenses, cancellations received within two weeks of the course date will not receive a refund. Those who do cancel after that time may make their own arrangements for a replacement to attend. If cancellations are received more than 14 days before the course, a refund will be given after deduction of a handling charge

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