New Technologies for Testing Webinar

DHSC and East Midlands Councils have arranged a webinar on New Technologies for Testing.  We have secured some excellent speakers:

Why introduce new technologies and why are they important?
Alex Cooper, COVID-19 National Testing Programme, Director of Mass Testing, DHSC

Lateral flow testing: What is it? University and DsPH cases - Jules Mantle and Ozgur Odemis, LFD University Use Case team and Anne-Marie Pickup, Covid-19 Testing Programme, DHSC

LAMP testing: what is LAMP and how it can be used and some sensitivity and specificity data
Dr Veronica Fowler, Seconded as Scientific Advisor to DHSC COVID-19 National Testing Validation Programme

LAMPORE testing: What is it? Case examples and speeding up the process of results
Bruce Finch, Director, Consulting, Deloitte MCS Limited

Blending the new technologies with Pillar 2 to create a mass testing solutionDr Tom Fowler, Deputy Chief Scientist, Director of Public Health and Caldicott Guardian

Date: 25th November 2020

Time: 12 noon-2pm

The webinar is free to attend and will be run virtually using MS Teams.

How to book

To book a place please email  You will receive an MS Teams calendar invite a few days before the webinar.

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