On December 9th 2016, CM-Path and the Royal College of Pathologists hosted a joint workshop aimed at pathologists that want to gain knowledge of research and clinical trials. Topics included:
- Using tissue in Clinical Trials – rules and regulations, storage and access – Dr Bridget Wilkins
- Pathology-based testing of tissues in Clinical Trials – Performance, Standardisation and Quality Control – Professor Adrienne Flanagan
- Issues in interpretation of pathology tests – Dr Max Robinson
- Training – What should a Clinical Trial Pathologists know? – Professor Manuel Salto-Tellez
Funding opportunities for Clinical Trial Pathologists – Professor Ian Cree
Breakout discussions facilitated exchange of information between pathologists actively working in clinical trials and those that are keen to start working on clinical trials.