The Weqas management team provide leadership across all areas of the service. Each area has a dedicated senior responsible for overseeing the service in their specific area. Staff are encouraged to gain a thorough understanding of all areas of Weqas services, with individual staff members having specialist knowledge in specific areas over which they have more in depth responsibility.
Director of Weqas and Consultant Clinical Biochemist
Annette has over 30 years experience in Laboratory Medicine, 20 years of which has been as Director of Weqas. Annette is the Clinical Lead for Point of Care Testing (PoCT) at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, represents PoCT in Welsh Government Advisory Committees and is chair of the “All Wales” PoCT Co-ordinators Group.
Annette is a past executive board member of the European Committee for External Quality Assurance Programmes in Laboratory Medicine (EQALM) and is chair of the Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine (ACB) National Audit Committee in the UK and the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry Committee on Analytical Quality (IFCC C-AQ). She is a member of the ACB Scientific Committee, and a member of the European Federation in Laboratory Medicine (EFLM) Working Group on Performance Specifications for EQAS.
Deputy Director, Health and Safety Officer and Head of the Reference Laboratory
Principal Clinical Biochemist with a specific role in the management and development of services within the Reference Laboratory.
Telephone: 02920 748355
EQA Laboratory Manager, Training Officer
Laboratory Manager for Weqas with a specific role in the management and development of EQA services. Lead Training officer for Weqas.
Telephone: 02920 744301
Clinical Biochemist providing EQA interpretation, support and troubleshooting with a specific responsibility for Research and Development.
Telephone: 02921 841286
Responsible for Information Management and Technology.
Telephone 02920 748183