2021 Trent Region Autumn Meeting

13.15 - 16.30 Tuesday 12 October 2021
This meeting has applied for 3 credits of live CPD accreditation (available until 12 Nov 2021) and 3 credits of Distance Learning CPD (Until 12 Oct 2022) 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.

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


Chairs: Dr Irfana Musa (am) and Dr Rachael Slater (pm)

13:15 – 13:30 Introduction and welcome
Dr Irfana Musa, Trent Region Chair
13:30 – 14:10 ITU
Dr Daniele Bryden - Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
14:10 – 14:50 Acute stroke management
Dr David Eveson - Consultant Physician, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
14:50 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 15:40 Acute back pain
Professor Opinder Sahota - Consultant Geriatrician, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
15:40 – 16:20

Experience of working in a FES team
Jennifer Worrall and Danny Rix - Advanced Clinical Practitioners, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

16:20 – 16:30 Closing words
Dr Irfana Musa, Trent Region Chair

Cost to attend

  12th October Non-Member
 Fee (Inc VAT)

12th October 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