2022 Yorkshire Region Meeting

Wednesday 30 March 2022 (13:15 - 16.05)
This meeting has applied for 3 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.

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



13.15  Introduction
Dr Rebecca Leigh, BGS Yorkshire Region Chair
13.20  Dr Amanda Edgeworth - DVLA Doctor, Drivers Medical
13.50  Dr Dan Harman and Dr Anna Folwell - Consultant Community Geriatricians, Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre, Hull
14.20  Break
14.40 BGS Yorkshire Business meeting
15.00 Dr Christiane Eaves - Consultant Geriatrician, Leeds Teaching Hospitals
15.30 Discussion: Reflections on Covid-19 and the impact in Yorkshire
16.00  Closing remarks
Dr Rebecca Leigh, BGS Yorkshire Region Chair


Cost to attend

*An early bird discount of 20% is available until 30 January 2022

  30 March Non-Member
 Fee (Inc VAT)

30 March 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