2021 South East and South West Thames Joint Region Meeting

Wednesday 3 November 2021
This meeting has applied for 4 credits of CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians (RCP)
This event is a local forum covering the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care of older people. This meeting will cover core areas of interest to all specialists responsible for the health care of older people and is open to attendees from near and far.
Are you part of the South East or South West Thames regions and would to present your work at this meeting?

For more details and to submit your abstract please click here

Abstract submission deadline: Friday 15 October 2021. 

**Please note: You must be part of the South East or South West Thames regions in order for your submission to be reviewed**

Who should attend:

  • Consultants & specialist doctors in geriatric medicine
  • Researchers into Ageing and Age-Related Conditions 
  • Doctors training in related specialties
  • GPs with an Extended Role in Older People and GP trainees
  • Nurses and allied health professionals
  • Advanced and Specialist practitioners
  • Consultant Practitioners/Consultant Nurses
  • Physician Associates
  • Internal Medicine Trainees (especially those considering a career in geriatric medicine)
  • Medical, Nursing, Allied Health professional students

Why participate:

  • Understand more on the key areas & challenges faced in geriatric medicine  
  • Hear focused presentations on core areas of the geriatric medicine
  • Present the latest scientific research to British Geriatrics Society members and elected officers
  • Attend small group workshop sessions
  • Network & socialise with other healthcare professionals



Introduction & Welcome


Keynote Lecture 1 (speaker tbc)



Keynote Lecture 2 (speaker tbc)






Poster lightening round  / Platform presentations



Keynote Lecture 3 (speaker tbc)











Developing a Community services.
Integrated care - What the hospital clinician needs to know

Dr Shelagh O’ Riordan - Consultant Community Geriatrician, Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust

QI methodologies in integrated service development at the front door?

Dr James Adams - Consultant Geriatrician, Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion






Business meeting and discussion
Platform and poster presentation winners announced



Closing words


Cost to attend

  3rd November Non-Member
 Fee (Inc VAT)

3rd November BGS Member
Fee (inc VAT)

Senior Doctors: Consultant / GP



SAS Grade / StR / GP Trainee/IMT/Foundation Year Doctor

£35 £17.50
Healthcare Professionals: Nurse Allied Health Professional £35 £17.50
Retired/ Medical Student £25 £12.50