British Geriatrics Society Autumn Meeting

22nd -24th November 2017 ExCel London

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The BGS Autumn meeting will cover the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care of older people. Our ageing population is stimulating extensive NHS service redesign to deal with the challenge of caring for larger numbers of older people both in and out of hospitals. This conference will cover core areas of interest to all specialists responsible for the health care of older people in the United Kingdom. 

Who should attend:

  • Consultants & specialist doctors in geriatric medicine
  • Researchers in ageing
  • Doctors training in related specialties
  • GPs wsi in Older People and GP trainees
  • Nurses, Nurse Consultants, Advance Nurse Practitioners, Physiotherapists, and other Allied Health Professionals
  • Foundation Year Doctors and Core Medical Trainees considering a career in geriatric medicine 

Why participate:

 

  • Understand more on the key areas & challenges faced in healthcare of older people
  • Hear focused presentations on core areas of the geriatric medicine specialty
  • See the latest scientific research presented to British Geriatrics Society members and healthcare professionals
  • Attend small group workshop sessions
  • Network socialise with other healthcareprofessionals over 3 days

 

Plenary sessions on:

 

  • Community geriatrics
  • Commissioning Care Homes services
  • Care Home Research
  • Designing care homes
  • Pain in Older People
  • Movement Disorders - Parkinson’s & Non Parkinson’s
  • Cardiac Disease & TAVI
  • Research clinic
  • Gastro Intestinal Disorders in Older People
  • Biology of Ageing
  • Depression
  • Drugs and Prescribing
  • Respiratory Issues in Older People
  • Foot Disorders 

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Location: 
Excel London
Event Date: 
Wednesday, 22 November, 2017 to Friday, 24 November, 2017