Movement Disorders in Older People MDOP

Fri 01 February 2019
This meeting has applied for 6 credits of CPD accreditation from the Royal College Of Physicians (RCP)
The meeting will provide a forum for education in movement disorders and is organized by the British Geriatrics Society Movement Disorders Section.

Who should attend:

  •         Consultants & specialist doctors in geriatric medicine
  •         Researchers in geriatric medicine
  •         Doctors training in related specialties
  •         GPs wsi in Older People and GP trainees
  •         Nurses and allied health professionals
  •         Core medical trainees considering a career in geriatric medicine

Why participate:

  •     Understand more on the movement disorders in older people
  •     Hear focused presentations on research and clinical effectiveness projects
  •     Network & socialise with other healthcare professionals working in this area of older people medicine
  •     Plan and prepare for future healthcare needs and demands of an ageing society
  •     Present your research and work to an audience of peers

Movement Disorders Meeting Abstracts

Abstract submissions

Extension of Deadline
Abstracts are encouraged and will be accepted as posters to be displayed at the meeting.

Please read the instructions below before preparing your abstract. 
Your abstract must include: 
• A title 
• Names of authors (presenting author to be underlined) 
• Provenance (i.e. place of work) 
• Contact details (including telephone number, fax number and email address) The abstract text should be no longer than 300 words and must be in English. Where possible, please use the four standard sub-headings of: 

Results and 

Abstracts are encouraged for submission and presentation at the meeting. Please click here to submit your abstract before 5pm 10th December  2018 

All abstracts are considered by a scientific committee. 

The results of adjudication will be notified to first named authors within two weeks of the closing date. 

If you have any questions please call the abstracts manager on 0207 608 8574 


Publication of results by 15th December

Where can I find guidance on submitting an abstract?

For more details on preparing and submitting an abstract for a BGS meeting please see here


We have appointed BCD Meetings & Events as the official accommodation agency to support the conference.  BCD have a team of expects that can assist with individual or group requirements and will always ensure they secure the very best hotel rates conveniently located to etc venues, Birmingham.  We recommend that you book accommodation early to ensure you access the best hotel options and lowest rates. 

Book your accommodation for the BGS 2019 Movement Disorders Meeting now

Hotel bookings for British Geriatrics Society Movement Disorders Meeting 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

  BGS Member
Day Fee (inc VAT)
Day Fee (Inc VAT)
Consultant / GP £100


SAS Grade / StR / GP Trainee £80 £100
Nurse £60 £80
Allied Health Professional £60 £80
Retired £40 £80
CMT / Foundation Year Doctor £60 £80
Medical Student £40 £80


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