What’s in it for you?
- A full day of relevant and interesting educational sessions related to Geriatric Medicine
- Practical and useful updates for your day-to-day practice on the hospital medical wards
- Session on career choices, CV building, applying to specialty, and the truth about life as a registrar
- A certificate of attendance for your e-portfolio
- The opportunity to enter your audits and QUIPs into our CotE Champions poster competition
What will be covered?
- Front door Geriatrics
- What happens to older people on ITU
- Palliative care for people with dementia
- Life as a Geri’s reg
- Assessing capacity in the real world
- Perioperative care of older people
- Community Geriatrics
- Parkinson’s disease
- Bowel and Bladder problems
- Ask the Medical Reg sessions and a Specialist Nurse Practitioner Forum
Our ‘CotE Champions’ poster competition will be highlighting some of the work our delegates have been doing to improve the standard of care for older patients!
There will also be a ‘World Cafe’ of informal discussions regarding career options, applying to specialty, and tips for improving your clinical practice within the various sub-specialty fields.
We have appointed BCD Meetings & Events as the official accommodation agency to support the conference. BCD have a team of experts that can assist with individual or group requirements and will always ensure they secure the very best hotel rates conveniently located to etc venues Manchester. We recommend that you book accommodation early to ensure you access the best hotel options and lowest rates.
Hotel bookings for G4J Meeting 2019 are managed by BCD M&E and HotelMap. If you would like assistance with your hotel booking, you can contact Sarah, the dedicated hotel adviser for this event. Her email address is Sarah [at] bcdme [dot] com - Send your requirements and phone number and Sarah will get back to you with hotel options - You can also phone her, seven days a week, on +44 (0) 207 870 4100.
Cost to attend
Day Fee (inc VAT)
Day Fee (Inc VAT)
|Consultant / GP||£55||
|SAS Grade / StR / GP Trainee||£55||£55|
|Allied Health Professional||£55||£55|
|CMT / Foundation Year Doctor||£55||£55|
Session 1 09.30 - 11.00Session 1
0930 - 1000 Front door Geriatrics
Consultant Geriatrician, Aintree Hospital, Liverpool
1000 - 1030 What happens to the older person on ITU?
Donald Milliken, Consultant Anaesthetist, London
1030 - 1100 What I wish I knew as a junior doctor about stroke
Louise Southern, Specialty Trainee Geriatrics, Newcastle upon Tyne
Session 2 11.20 - 12.35Session 2
1120 - 1150 Palliative Care for people with dementia
Dan Thomas, Specialty Trainee Geriatrics, Liverpool
1150 - 1235 Life as a Geriatric Registrar
Emma Fisken, Christina Page, Chris Taylor, Specialty
Trainees Geriatrics, North East England
Session 3 12.35 - 14.00 Lunch including ‘World Cafe’ drop-in sessions, poster viewing, & optional sessionsLunchAsk a registrar: Being the ‘Med Reg’Ask a registrar: Life as a Geriatrics TraineeBoth "Ask a registrar" sessionsOlder Peoples Fellowship and Quality Improvement Projects for Specialist Nurses
Session 4 14.00 - 15.30Session 3
1400 - 1430 Assessing capacity in the real world
Lesley Young, Consultant Geriatrician, Sunderland
1430- 1500 A Geriatrician's role in perioperative medicine
Vicky Gibson, Specialty Trainee Geriatrics, Newcastle
1500 - 1530 Community Geriatrics
Session 5 15.50 -17.00Session 4
1550-1600 Poster Prize Presentation
1600- 1630 Parkinson's is not just a movement disorder
Peter Brock, Specialty Trainee Geriatrics, Newcastle
1630 - 1700 Decision making in Geriatrics
Francis Collin, Consultant Geriatrician, Sunderland