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Dr David James

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Dr David James

Medical Director

Dr David James graduated from the Welsh National School of Medicine at University Hospital Cardiff where he also undertook his postgraduate training in Chemical Pathology.

Alongside David’s current role as Consultant Chemical Pathologist and Clinical Director within SPS, he also provides Medical Director and development support to SYNLAB UK & Ireland. David is also the appointed Caldicott Guardian for SYNLAB UK & Ireland.

David has also had experience of working within Europe (Munich and Brussels) including as Vice-president of laboratory operations for a global clinical trials laboratory. He is currently the chair of the Royal College of Pathologists Joint Working Group on Quality Assessment, and a current member and past chair of the National Quality Assessment Advisory Panel for Chemical Pathology.

Latest SYNLAB UK & Ireland News
SYNLAB announce agreement with Arquer Diagnostics for bladder cancer testing

13 July 2020 SYNLAB UK & Ireland and Arquer Diagnostics, a UK-based company committed to manufacturing and marketing innovative, non-invasive tests for diagnosing and monitoring…

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GENDER Pay Gap Report 2019-20

April 2020 Introduction Following the introduction of the Gender Pay Gap (‘GPG’) Transparency Regulations in 2017, SYNLAB UK & Ireland is pleased to provide their…

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Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking Statement 2020

January 2020 This is the SYNLAB Group’s Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement under Section 54 of the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 (MSA) for…

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SYNLAB and Scopio bring 24/7 veterinary digital cytology to the UK

13th May 2020 SYNLAB UK & Ireland’s Veterinary Pathology Group (VPG) and Scopio Labs, an advanced digital microscopy company, today announced that they have signed…

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SYNLAB Laboratory Services Maintains ISO 15189:2012 UKAS Accreditation

7th April 2020 – SYNLAB Laboratory Services, part of Europe’s leading medical diagnostics provider SYNLAB Group, is pleased to announce that the company has successfully…

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SYNLAB Laboratory Services Maintains UKAS Accreditation for 19th Year

3rd April 2020 – SYNLAB Laboratory Services, a specialist workplace drug and alcohol testing laboratory, today announced that the company has successfully maintained its United…

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Press statement: SYNLAB UK & Ireland confirmed as preferred NHS strategic partner

21 January 2020 SYNLAB UK & Ireland has been confirmed as the preferred strategic partner to transform and deliver NHS pathology services in South East London. SYNLAB…

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Update On Submitting Samples Where Mycobacterial Disease Is Suspected

20 January 2020 Please note that in order to comply with the health and safety regulations surrounding the handling and potential culture of samples containing…

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