The CHTN Western have been given opportunities over the years to attend conferences and meetings where posters are submitted and presented. These poster presentations can be about operational aspects of the CHTN to innovative processes designed and instilled here at Western.
Please see examples below of some of the poster presentations given at meetings around the world.
San Diego, California
Kerry Wiles, the CHTN Western director, attended the XY Congress the beginning of November 2014 to present the Cooperative Human Tissue Network, which is an NCI funded biorepository resource for researchers to obtain biospecimens. Please see her powerpoint presentation below.
6th International Leaders in Biobanking Congress 2014
Kerry Wiles, CHTN Western Program Coordinator
An End-to End Donor Repository System in an Academic Environment
Kerry Wiles, CHTN Western's program coordinator, attended the ISBER 2014 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Below is a poster she collaborated with Ian Pope (Cryo Associates) and David Lewandowski (Brooks Automation) to write/create: Applying End-to-End Real World Process Instrastructure to Biobaking in the Academic Setting. Please click on the poster to download.
CHTN Western attended the ISBER 2014 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Below is the poster presented by Kiley Wease: Transforming Business Operations of an Academic Biorepository through the Utilization of Measurable KPIs. Please click on the poster to download.
CHTN Western attended the ISBER 2014 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Below is the poster that Erik Brooks' was intended to present: Retrospective Analysis of Reported Errors for Development of Key Performance Indicators. Erik was not able to attend the conference, but his poster was still displayed for all attendees to see. Please click on the poster to download.
The CHTN Western attended the ISBER 2013 Annual Meeting in Sydney, Australia. Below is the poster that was presented at the meeting: Configuring and Implementing an Error Reporting Feature in a Donor Respository Procurement Application. Please click on the poster to download.
The CHTN Western attended the European, Middle Eastern and African Society for Biopreservation and Biobanking (ESBB) conference in Marseille, France in November 2011.
Below are the posters that the CHTN Western staff presented. Please click on the posters for a downloadable .pdf view.
Lean Six Sigma Implementation for the Advancement and Innovation of Bio-Repository Operations
Integrating Zoho Customer Relationship Management with Bio-Repositories and Prospective Collection Services
Video Procurement: An Essential Educational Tool for Obtaining Quality Research Specimens
Reducing Complexity and Increasing Flexibility of Biorepository Systems by Utilizing Web Services