Cytology Meetings Archive

Scottish Association for Clinical Cytology 87th Scientific Meeting

University of Edinburgh


10.00-10.30 Registration and coffee

10.30-11.30  SACC Circulating slides

11.30-12.00  SKIP (Scottish Koilocyte Identification Project) Update

Dr Kate Cuschieri, Director SHPVRL Edinburgh

Fiona McQueen, Consultant Healthcare Scientist, Edinburgh

12.00-12.30  Report from the Scottish Cervical Cytology EQA Scheme

Dr Louise Smart and Mrs Christine Rogers, EQA Scheme Medical lead and Organiser

12.30–1.15    Lunch

1.15-1.30      AGM

1.30-2.15     The impact of the HPV vaccine in Scotland – a changing landscape

Dr Kevin Pollock, Senior Epidemiologist, Health Protection Scotland

2.15- 3.00    SHIFT (Study of HPV Screening in Immunised Women as First Test)

Professor Maggie Cruikshank, Professor of Gynaecology

Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

3.00-3.30    HPV Update

 Allan Wilson, Lead Biomedical Scientist in Cellular Pathology and

Advanced Practitioner in Cervical Cytology, Monklands Hospital

Thanks to our sponsors: Hologic UK, Roche Diagnostics, Abbott Diagnostics and Thermofisher Scientific.

To Register

Please submit names to Gillian Collins

Registration fee £15 – please send cheques – payable to SACC – to

Gillian Collins

Team Leader in Cervical Cytology

Pathology Department

Laboratory Medicine/FM Building

Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

1345 Govan Road


G51 4TF

Tel: 0141 3549524