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Phlebotomy Symposium

Phlebotomy Symposium 2018

 

World class presentations on phlebotomy and blood collection

An engaging, inspiring and educational experience for medical laboratory assistants (MLA’s), phlebotomy supervisors, medical laboratory technologists (MLT’s), nurses who perform blood collection, phlebotomy educators, pathologists, laboratory site supervisors, managers and students – in fact, anyone who is involved in any way with blood collection and phlebotomy.

Day 1 – Lecture series, presented by BD  

Sessions will be presented by BD, Global Leader in Health and Innovation.  Providing an array of information focused on blood collection for both Medical laboratory assistants and Nurses who practice blood collection.  Informative and engaging educational experience for all staff.

Day 2 – Dennis Ernst - (ASCP), NCPT International lecturer and author. 

Click here to see Dennis' video shoutout to our BC lab professionals!

Yes, this is a different presentation than last year!

Considered by many to be the foremost authority in phlebotomy in the world, Mr. Ernst is the Director of the Centre for Phlebotomy Education, Editor of the Phlebotomy Today newsletters, and Chairholder of the CLSI committee responsible for the new Venipuncture Standard. He is often called upon to serve as an expert witness at trials involving phlebotomy related injuries and has appeared on network television shows like Dateline NBC to provide insight on venipuncture procedures.

FRIENDS PROMOTION FOR KELOWNA: An existing registered delegate can find a friend (not yet registered) for a $20 refund each!!  That' about 20% off!! Just get your friend to register normally, look for Friend promotion option, then enter your name when asked.  I will refund $20 each when I receive registration confirmation.  Any questions?  Just ask me angie@bcsls.net

Early Bird registration deadline was: March 15th

Regular Costs (Incl Lunch) March 16 - April 16:

  • BCSLS Members: 2 days $95, 1 day $75
  • Non-members: 2 days $ 115, 1 day $95
  • Current Students: 2 days $ 60, 1 days $50
 
 

Kelowna:

**Group Discount Registration.  10+ppl for 10% discount... more information.

April 13 & 14 (Friday / saturday) 8am-430pm

Poster: Click here for printable poster

Agenda: Click here For Kelowna Agenda

Where: Okanagan College -  Room: H-115.  MAP 1000 K.L.O. Road; Kelowna, BC,  V1Y 4X8

Parking: 

 

Friday Presentations:

  • Speak and Be Heard: Generational Diversity with Christine Nielsen - CEO, CSMLS
  • Engagement.  What's in it for me? with Anndrea Lindsay - IH Lab Regional Quality Coordinator - AccreditationBest Practice is My Practice with Lori Donovan - Technical Specialist, Pre & Post Analytical, Interior Health Laboratories
  • Stress Management…A Workplace Perspective with Jackie Spain
  • Even More Pre-Analytical Myths or Truths with Dr Richard Cleve - Medical Biochemist, Medical Director Pre and Post Analytic
  • Panel of experts: For the last hour of the symposium you will have an opportunity to ask our Expert of Panels questions. Featuring Industry, BCSLS, Pathologists and other Lab Experts! You If you prefer, you may submit any questions before-hand by clicking on the below link. You can remain anonymous. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PhlebSymp2018

 

Saturday with dennis ernst

Dennis Ernst (ASCP), NCPT International Lecturer & Author and Director of the Center for Phlebotomy Education.               

  • Phlebotomy C.S.I. (Catastrophic Standards Infractions)
  • Delivering World-Class Customer Service
  • How Vulnerable are You to a Bloodborne Exposure?
  • Blood Sample Handling: Best Practices

For Full presentation descriptions, click here

International lecturer and author. Considered by many to be the foremost authority in phlebotomy in the world, Mr. Ernst is the Director of the Centre for Phlebotomy Education, Editor of the Phlebotomy Today newsletters, and Chairholder of the CLSI committee responsible for the revision of the new venipuncture standard. He is often called upon to serve as an expert witness at trials involving phlebotomy related injuries and has appeared on network television shows like Dateline NBC to provide insight on venipuncture procedures.

Surrey:

**Group Discount Registration.  10+ppl for 10% discount... more information.

 

April 15 & 16 (Sunday / monday) 8am - 430pm

Poster: Click here for printable poster

Agenda: Click here For Surrey Agenda

Where: Surrey Memorial Hospital - Critical Care Tower (Basement) - UBC Conference Room.  MAP 13750 96 Ave, Surrey, BC V3V 1Z2

Transportation: 

Sunday Presentations:

  • Speak and Be Heard: Generational Diversity with Christine Nielsen - CEO, CSMLS
  • Finding Your Path, Opportunities for Personal Growth with Josie Boutcher - Quality Coordinator, Laboratory Quality and Process Improvement
  • Phlebotomy Ergonomics with Troy Collins
  • Let's Talk About Stress! with Nicole Porter
  • Even More Pre-Analytical Myths or Truths with Dr Richard Cleve - Medical Biochemist, Medical Director Pre and Post AnalyticPanel of experts: For the last hour of the symposium you will have an opportunity to ask our Expert of Panels questions. Featuring Industry, BCSLS, Pathologists and other Lab Experts! You If you prefer, you may submit any questions before-hand by clicking on the below link. You can remain anonymous. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PhlebSymp2018

 

Monday with Dennis ernst

Dennis Ernst (ASCP), NCPT International Lecturer & Author and Director of the Center for Phlebotomy Education.               

  • Phlebotomy C.S.I. (Catastrophic Standards Infractions)
  • Delivering World-Class Customer Service
  • How Vulnerable are You to a Bloodborne Exposure?
  • Blood Sample Handling: Best Practices

For Full presentation descriptions, click here

International lecturer and author. Considered by many to be the foremost authority in phlebotomy in the world, Mr. Ernst is the Director of the Centre for Phlebotomy Education, Editor of the Phlebotomy Today newsletters, and Chairholder of the CLSI committee responsible for the revision of the new venipuncture standard. He is often called upon to serve as an expert witness at trials involving phlebotomy related injuries and has appeared on network television shows like Dateline NBC to provide insight on venipuncture procedures.

 

HOTELS

Coast Carpi Hotel Kelowna

Where: MAP  1171 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6E8

Directions from Hotel to Phlebotomy Symposium venue (Okanagan College)

How to book at a cheaper cost:

  1. Deadline: March 19 2018
  2. Call 1.800.663.1144 or the Hotel Direct at 1.250.860.6060
  3. Quote the Group #: CCH-GFC23075

  Rooms are $140 single/double occupancy

**includes buffet breakfast

Civic Hotel surrey

Where: MAP  13475 Central Ave, Surrey, BC, V3T 0K2 

Directions from Hotel to Phlebotomy Symposium venue (Surrey Hospital)

How to book at a cheaper cost: 

  1. Go to website: civichotel.ca (Marriot Hotel)
  2. Select destination - Surrey
  3. Select your dates
  4. Click the SPECIAL RATES dropdown menu.  
  5. Choose the Corporate/Promo button
  6. Use Code PH5
  7. View Rates and book your room