BSTI AGM Meeting 2021

BSTI AGM Meeting 2021

Save the date: BSTI AGM 4th November 2021, Cavendish Conference Centre, London

We currently plan to run this years AGM as an on-site only event at the Cavendish Centre, London. The program is outlined below. Clearly, there are many potential changes between now and then and we will have suitable contingencies. But in the mean time abstracts and case reports are now open!! 




ABSTRACT SUBMISSION - by 17th Oct 2021 (click)

CASE REPORT SUBMISSION - by 17th Oct 2021 (click)


09.30     Registration and coffee (Virtual “MDT prep”)
10.00     Introduction & Welcome, Dr Graham Robinson, BSTI President

10.05     Post COVID – have we weathered the storm? A radiologist’s perspective
              Dr Joe Jacob, University College London Hospitals
10.30     Post COVID – have we weathered the storm? A clinician’s perspective
              Professor Gisli Jenkins, National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College London
10.55     Smoking related lung disease
              Professor Sujal Desai, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals

11.20     Refreshments

11.50     Scientific Session
              Chair: Dr Joe Jacob, University College London Hospitals
12.35     Case presentations
              Chair: Dr Annette Johnstone, Leeds Teaching Hospitals


13.20     Lunch


14.10     The Barts Mesothelioma MDT
              Dr Anu Balan, Dr Zelena Aziz, Mr Kelvin Lau & Dr Peter Szolazerek
15.00     AI in Chest Radiology: are we out of a job yet?
              Dr Colin Jacobs, Assistant Professor, Medical Image Analysis, Radboud University, Netherlands.

15.25     Refreshments

15:50     Pulmonary Vasculitis – a case-based clinico-radiological overview
              Professor Sue Copley & Dr Katie Ward, Imperial College London
16.30     Thinking outside the box: National Imaging Strategy update
              Dr Sam Hare, National Specialty Adviser Imaging, NHSE
16:45     What’s next for Total Lung Health Check?
              Dr Arjun Nair, Joint Clinical Lead for the National TLHC Programme

16.55    Close of Meeting followed by BSTI AGM