UK Diagnostics Summit

28 November 2019, Manchester


The 2019 Diagnostic Summit will bring together diagnostic developers in academia and industry as well as end-users in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector to gain a comprehensive picture of diagnostics in prenatal, oncology, infectious disease, point-of-care, and liquid biopsy.

This important Summit invites delegates to learn what novel technologies, platforms and applications are emerging that will impact future healthcare delivery and pharmaceutical research.

Bringing together European leading experts via presentations, workshops and case studies the Summit is a must attend event! We will explore:

  • Current diagnostic testing in GP surgeries and Pharmacies
  • How Diagnostics can be funded and funding barriers
  • Advances in Prenatal Molecular Diagnostics
  • Diagnostic Regulations
  • Point of care testing
  • Advanced Diagnostics for infectious diseases
  • Adapting and evaluating Innovation
  • Education on testing and accuracy
  • Patient and Clinical pathways

Key health areas examined in the Summit include:

  • Sexual Health
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Sepsis
  • Obesity
  • Urinary Infections

Who will attend?


Clinical Commissioning Groups

Health and Wellbeing Boards

Health Improvement Manager

Head Biomedical Scientist


Microbiology Laboratory Manager

Community Pharmacists


Lead Antimicrobial Pharmacist

Senior Commissioning Manager

Health Improvement Manager

Lead for Laboratory Medicine

DEC IVD Senior Methodologist

Clinical Quality Manager

Heads of Medicines Management

Prescribing Support Pharmacist

AMR Programme lead

Laboratory Technicians


Spinningfields Conference Centre, Manchester

Situated at 3 Hardman Square, in the centre of the vibrant Spinningfields, is Spinningfields Conference Centre. Located only a stone's throw away from Manchester City Centre and less than a 10-minute walk to both St Peter's Square and Deansgate tram stops.

The 220 sqm event space is open, adaptable and boasts a fantastic view of the Spinningfields area. The space has already proven perfect for meetings and conferences, but working with clients like the BBC and BookingGo, the space has hosted exhibitions, fashion show venue, networking events, training and seminars.


Floor 3, 3 Hardman Square, Manchester, M3 3EB

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Thermo Fisher Scientific

Further Information

For 2019 we will also be hosting the 1st annual Diagnostics Awards to recognise achievement across Point of Care and Molecular Diagnostics.

To pre-book a place at either conference email