News & Insights

News & Insights

Weqas 2019 – A Year In Review

We have had a fantastic year in 2019. A few of the highlights include attending some of the largest medical exhibitions in the world such as MedLab in Dubai and AACC in Los Angeles. This year was also hugely successful for our Director, Annette Thomas, who was honoured with not one but two awards! We

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Weqas Annual Conference 2019

Last week we wrapped up another fantastic Weqas Annual Conference at the Hilton Hotel in Cardiff. We enjoyed two days of interesting and engaging talks and it was also a great opportunity to engage with our participants. If you were in attendance this year, we hope you enjoyed the event and we look forward to

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Advancing Healthcare Awards Wales 2019

Members of our management team attended the Welsh Government’s inaugural conference for allied health professionals, healthcare scientists and pharmacists, as well as the Advancing Healthcare Awards Wales dinner ceremony on 26th November 2019. It was a very interesting and enjoyable event networking with members of the healthcare community. Our director, Annette Thomas, had the lovely

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National Pathology Week 2019

It’s National Pathology Week and we are joining other organisations across the country to celebrate the important contribution pathologists make to healthcare and highlight the amazing work that they do every day to prevent, diagnose and treat disease. Pathology Facts & Figures* Hospital labs typically run over 1 billion tests per year. 500 million biochemistry

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EQALM 2019

Our management team are heading to Slovenia this month for the 24th annual EQALM 2019 Symposium, held in Ljubljana. Our Director, Annette Thomas, has been given the honour of the Adam Uldall award and delivering the Adam Uldall lecture on “EQA – future challenges and opportunities”. Annette Thomas Weqas Director The Adam Uldall Award “The

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Annual Conference Announcement

We are pleased to announce that this year’s Weqas Annual Conference will be held in Cardiff. More details on the event such as the venue and the dates will follow shortly. You will be able to find all other relevant information on our dedicated conference website: conference.weqas.com

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Work experience: supporting young people in science

Last month we said farewell to our work experience students, from Cardiff Metropolitan University, who had joined us for three months. We thoroughly enjoyed having Masara and Natalie as part of our team and wish them the best of luck in the future. Before they left, we asked them a few questions about their time

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IBMS Congress 2019 – more programmes, more support.

Working together for quality diagnostic medicine Thank you for having us back at IBMS Congress 2019! This year we will be at stand R11, presenting our posters on pre and post analytics and post market vigilance. Our director, Annette Thomas, will also be speaking at the conference.  With over 50 years experience and with experts

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We are back at #2019AACC – promoting the gold standard

Gain the gold standard – drop in to see us in booth 730. With over 50 years experience and with experts in EQA, IQC, PoCT and reference laboratory we want to help you gain a gold quality standard in diagnostic medicine.  We supply more than 35,000 sites per month across the globe. We are growing

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Procalcitonin Programme

We are now launching our Procalcitonin EQA and are registering laboratories on to this pilot programme. Details regarding the introduction of this programme can be found in the letter below. The first distribution is scheduled to be sent 11th February and it is FREE to join. If you wish to be enrolled for this distribution

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