UK DAWN AC 22nd Annual User Group Meeting

UK DAWN AC 22nd Annual User Group Meeting

This year’s UK DAWN AC 22nd Annual User Group Meeting will be held on the 6th & 7th October 2014  at The Old England Hotel, Windermere, a beautifully furbished hotel standing on the shore of Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake.

The User Group offers the chance for Health Care Professionals to share ideas and learn alternative methods of best practice within Anticoagulation therapy and provides an informative and enjoyable meeting.

The following presentations from DAWN customers are currently booked with more to follow:

Dr Campbell Cowan – Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
“NICE AF guidelines and their impact upon AC services”

Dr Pall Onundarson – Landspitali Hospital, Iceland
“Fiix-INR; Icelandic Normalized Ratio”

Dr Jane Strong – Leicester Royal Infirmary
Update on the DVT Module at LRI

Jane Skov – South Western Hospital, Denmark
“Can measurements of variance growth rate improve the quality of anticoagulant treatment?”

Sally Stansbury – Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Massachusetts, USA
“BWH’s experiences with the Medications Interface for DAWN AC, and its day-to-day impact on patient safety and working practice”

Hannah Williams – Aintree Hospital
“How we managed the merge of DAWN AC with Southport & Ormskirk NHS Trust”

Brad Dickinson – St James’ Hospital, Leeds
“Transforming working practices at the Leeds Anticoagulant Service”

Sue Bacon – Southmead Hospital, Bristol
“How NOACs can be used in AF and how DAWN can be used to identify the patients with a low TTR”

4S DAWN Staff
“Product updates from DAWN”; “Benchmarking improvements”; “Common Support Issues”

There will also be an Interactive Workshop from the 4S DAWN Team, as well as ample opportunity for Q&A on both days.

There are still spaces for DAWN customers to register to attend and you can do this by downloading and completing the User Group Booking Form 2014 and returning it to Shelley Mayger at