The Annual Scientific Meeting of the BSCCP 2018 – Manchester Central, UK – Stand number 13

Monday 30th April 2018 – Wednesday 2nd May 2018

BSCCP is the leading national colposcopy conference in the UK. With over 500 delegates regularly attending the conference, representing a wide range of women’s health specialists, including general gynaecology surgeons, gynaecological oncologists, obstetricians, genito-urinary specialists, fertility & family planners and a wide range of companies supporting the event including Surgical and Pharmaceutical companies.

The full programme of events can be found below (please not that this is a provisional programme and is subject to change) or you can download a PDF version – click here for PDF.

BSCCP 2018: The Future of Cervical Screening and Colposcopy

Monday 30th April

10.00-13.00 Executive Committee Meeting – Invitation Only Exchange Hall – 10
11.00-17.30 Registration / Speaker Preview Open Lower Ground Foyer/Office 1
14.30-17.30 Trainers Seminar – Free to attend if attending full conference (MUST pre-book place) Exchange Hall 9
17.30-19.00 Welcome Reception Exchange Hall

Tuesday 1st May

08.00-18.00 Registration and Speaker Preview Open Lower Ground Foyer/Office 1
09.00-09.10 Welcome Pierre Martin-Hirsch, Chair Local Organising Committee Auditorium
09.10-10.10 Plenary Session 1 Auditorium
Chairs: Pierre Martin – Hirsch and Theresa Freeman Wang
09.10-09.40 Natural History of HPV Infection and Triggers of Cervical Carcinogenesis: Auditorium
How has The Evidence Evolved
Dr Barbara Moscicki, ASCCP, USA
09.40-10.10 Screening in The Over 60’s; Is it Effective? Auditorium
Professor Peter Sasieni, Wolfson Institiute, UK
10.10-10.20 Panel Discussion Auditorium
10.20-10.50 Proffered Papers: Session 1 Auditorium
Chairs: Pierre Martin – Hirsch and Theresa Freeman Wang
10.20-10:35 O-1:iKinfe – Improving Fertility Preservation Techniques in Pre-Invasive and Invasive Cervical Disease Auditorium
Dr Menelaos Tzafetas, Imperial College London, UK
10.35-10.50 O-2: HPV Primary Screening Pilot Study: Molecular Testing of Potential Triage Strategies for HPV-Positive Women Auditorium
Ms Christine White, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
10.50-11.20 Coffee/Tea/Exhibition/Poster Viewing Exchange Hall
11.20-12.20 Plenary Session 2 Auditorium
Chairs: Deidre Lyons and Cath Holland
11.20-11.40 Current Evidence for The Management of VIN
Dr Amanda Tristram, Wellington, New Zealand
11.40-12.20 Current Evidence for Management AIN
Professor Andrew Renehan, University of Manchester, UK
12.20-13.00 BSCCP AGM Auditorium
13.00-14.00 Lunch Exhibition/Poster Viewing Exchange Hall
14.00-15.20 Plenary Session 3 Auditorium
Chairs: John Tidy and Sean Burns
14.00-14.10 Presentation of Founders Medal: Patrick Walker, UK Auditorium
Presented to: Professor Walter Prendiville, International Agency for Research on Cancer (W.H.O.) Lyon, France Auditorium
14.10-14.30 Innovation, Evolution, Vaccination: What Will Work in LMICs? Auditorium
Professor Walter Prendiville, International Agency for Research on Cancer (W.H.O.) Lyon, France
14.30-15.15 Proffered Papers: Session 2 Auditorium
Chairs: John Tidy and Sean Burns
14.30-14.45 O-3: Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs of Parents Regarding Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination: Systematic Review and Meta-Ethnographic Synthesis
Ms Sarah Marshall, University College Cork, Ireland
14.45-15.00 O-4: Identification of Novel Disease Markers to Improve Detection of CIN in HPV Immunised Women Auditorium
Dr Emmanouil Kalampokas, NHS Lothian, UK
15.00-15.15 O-5: First Report of the National Cervical Screening Patient Experience Survey by the Northern Ireland Colposcopy Collaborative Group
Dr Catherine Malone, Western Trust, UK
15.15-15.45 Coffee/Tea/Exhibition/Poster Viewing Exchange Hall
15.45-17.00 Plenary Session 4 Auditorium
Chairs: Deidre Lyons and Saad Ali Cervical Screening Quality Assurance in England Auditorium
Ms Philippa Pearmain, Cancer Screening Quality Assurance, UK
16.15-16.30 Quality Assurance in Wales, Scotland and North Ireland Auditorium
Dr Camille Busby-Earle, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK Auditorium
16.30-17.00 Challenges for Cervical Screening in The Next Decade Auditorium
Ms Ruth Stubbs, PHE Screening, UK
19.30-0.00 Conference Dinner The Principal Hotel

Wednesday 2nd May

08.00-17.40 Registration and Speaker Preview Open Lower Ground Foyer/Office 1
09.00-10.00 Plenary Session 5
Chairs: Maggie Cruickshank and Henry Kitchener Auditorium
09.00-09.30 Prophylactic and Therapeutic HPV Vaccination
Dr Warner Huh, University of Alabama, USA Auditorium
09.30-10.00 Impact of HPV Vaccination in Australia
Professor Karen Canfell, University of Sydney, Australia Auditorium
10.00-10.10 Panel Discussion Auditorium
10.10-10.40 Proffered Papers: Session 3 Auditorium
Chairs: Maggie Cruickshank and Henry Kitchener
10.10-10.25 O6: The Role of The Vaginal Microbiota in The Progression or Regression of Untreated CIN2 Lesions
Dr Anita Mitra, Imperial College London, UK Auditorium
10.25-10.40 O7: Test of Cure – Outcomes from Eight Years’ Experience in a UK Colposcopy Service
Professor John Tidy, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK Auditorium
10.40-11.10 Coffee/Tea/Exhibition/Poster Viewing Exchange Hall
11.10-12.10 Plenary Session 6 – Liz Dollery/Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust Lectures Auditorium
Chairs: Richard Slade and Warner Huh
11.10-11.40 Pregnancy and Oncological Outcomes after Fertility-Sparing Surgery for Cervical Cancer
Dr Denis Querleu, ESGO, France
11.40-12.10 Pregnancy and Oncological Outcomes after Fertility-Sparing Surgery for Cervical Pre-Cancer Auditorium
Professor Evangelos Paraskevaidis, University of Ioannina, Greece Auditorium
12.10-13.00 The Patient Journey Before, During and After Colposcopy Auditorium
Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust: Claire Cohen and Robert Music
13.00-14.00 Lunch/Exhibition/Poster Viewing Exchange Hall
14.00-15.10 Plenary Session 7 Auditorium
Chairs: Emma Crosbie and Barbara Moscicki
14.00-14.30 Current Evidence from Primary HPV Screening Pilot Study and Future Implementation Auditorium
Professor Henry Kitchener, The University of Manchester, UK
14.30-15.00 Screening after Vaccination Auditorium
Professor Karen Canfell, University of Sydney, Australia
15.00-15.10 Discussion
15.10-16.00 Proffered Papers: Session 4 Auditorium
15.10-15.25 O8: The Value of Repeat Loop Excision for Stage 1a1 Cervical Cancer Auditorium
Dr Marc Wilkinson, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, UK
15.25-15.40 O9: Exploration of Cervical Cancer and CIN Cell Models for Use in Transplational Research Auditorium
Dr Rachel O’Donnell, Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre (NGOC) and Northern Institute for Cancer Research (NICR), UK
15.40-16.00 O10: Impact of the Implementation of Human Papillomavirus Traige (HPVt) on Borderline and Low-grade Colposcopy Referrals: Review of KC65 Data April 2007 to March 2017 in the North of England
Mrs Emma Johnson, Public Health England, UK Auditorium
16.00-16.30 Coffee/Tea/Exhibition/Poster Viewing Exchange Hall
16.30-17.30 Plenary Session 8 Auditorium
Chairs: Pierre Martin-Hirsch and Sean Burns
16.30-16.50 Urine and Self Sampling HPV Testing: Current Evidence Auditorium
Dr Emma Crosbie, University of Manchester, UK
16.50-17.10 NICE Review on Adjuncts on Aid Colposcopy Auditorium
Ms Theresa Freeman-Wang, Whittington Health, UK
17.10-17.30 Conservative Management of CIN2 Auditorium
Dr Mara Kyrgiou, Imperial College London, UK
17.30-17.40 Presentations and Closing Remarks Auditorium

BSCCP 2018 is being held at Manchester Central Convention Complex Ltd,  Petersfield, Manchester, M2 3GX, United Kingdom. Manchester Central is an award-winning venue in the heart of one of Europe’s most vibrant cities. Its vaulted arches and station clock have made Manchester Central an iconic city feature for over 130 years. It is located right in the centre of the UK and easy to reach via Manchester’s extensive multi-modal transport network.

We look forward to seeing you there. If you would like to make an appointment to meet with the team at BSCCP 2018, please contact:

Jonas Hills – Tel:07775 518 014  Email:

Simon Cox – Tel: 07867 551 370  Email: