UK Biobanking Showcase 2019 Agenda

UK Biobanking Showcase 2019

Provisional Agenda

Monday, 18th November, 2019

16.00 – 17.30  Workshop: Making your resource visible: help and tips for registration

Phil Quinlan, University of Nottingham

19.00 – 23.00  Celebratory 5th Anniversary Dinner (De Vere Orchard Hotel)

Tuesday, 19th November, 2019

09.30 – 10.00  Registration

10.00 – 10.15  Welcome

Prof. John Atherton, Midlands Health Innovation; Pro Vice Chancellor, University of Nottingham

10.15 – 10.30  History of biobank coordination in the UK

Brian Clark, Novo Nordisk

10.30 – 10.45  Researchers’ attitudes to sample release

Emma Lawrence, UKCRC Tissue Directory and Coordination Centre

10.45 – 11.05  Relationship building

Amir Gander, TAPB at UCL & Giuseppe Mazza, Engitix

11.05 – 11.25  Break

11.25 – 11.40  What is a Research Tissue Bank?

Charlotte Allen, Health Research Authority

11.40 – 11.45  Introduction to audience-led debates

Phil Quinlan, University of Nottingham

11.45 – 13.00  Audience-led debates

Interactive debates with each table deliberating on and presenting a position for or against an RTB-related topic

13.00 – 14.00  LUNCH

13.00 – 14.00  Poster viewing

Shortlisted UK Biobank of the Year award nominees

13:30 – 14:00  Lunchtime sponsor talk

Matt McLoughlin, Scientist.com

 14.00 – 15.00 Parallel sessions

 14.00 – 14.30  Session 1

  1. Establishing your target audience: Kirstin Goldring, AstraZeneca 
  2. Maximising Impact: Phil Stephens, CUB Wales
  3. Measuring success and developing a strategy: Carolyn Low, UK Biobank

14.30 – 15:00  Session 2

  1. Establishing your target audience: Susan Ring, ALSPAC
  2. Maximising Impact: David Porteous, University of Edinburgh
  3. Measuring success and developing a strategy: Amir Gander, TAPB

15.00 – 15.30 Break

15.30 – 15.50  RI Training Masters & Stakeholder Engagement

Cornelia Specht, German Biobank Node

15.50 – 16.10  GDPR: Guidance on personal data and pseudonymisation

Rachel Smith, Medical Research Council Regulatory Support Centre

16.10 – 16.30  UK Health Data Research Alliance

David Seymour, Health Data Research UK

16.30 – 16.50  UK Biobank of the Year Award

 16.30 – 16.35  Impact of winning 2018 award

Susan Ring, ALSPAC

16.35 – 16.50  Award presentation:

James Siddorns, Greiner Bio-One

16.50 – 17.30  Drinks reception