BGS Scotland & NRS Ageing Specialty Group Spring Meeting 2019

Fri 26 April 2019
This meeting has applied for 6 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.

Why attend

  • Further attendee’s overall knowledge and understanding of current research and practice in care of older people in core and difficult areas
  • Improve attendee’s skills in the treatment and care of older people
  • Take away new activities and ideas to progress their workplace’s services
  • Inspire attendees to achieve personnel excellence in care of older people

Who should attend

  • Geriatricians – Consultants, SAS grade & SpRs
  • Consultants and SpRs in related specialties
  • CMT & FY Doctors
  • Geriatric medicine specialist nurses
  • GPs and GP Trainees
  • Occupational therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Medical Students

Call for abstracts

Submission deadline extended

Abstracts are encouraged and will be accepted as poster and platforms to be presented at the meeting.

Submissions should be sent in word format only please (no PDF) to: Suzanne [dot] Burns [at] nhs [dot] net (secretary of Scottish BGS). New submission deadline: 1st March 2019

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

Cost to attend

  BGS Member
Day Fee (inc VAT)
Day Fee (Inc VAT)
Consultant / GP £50


SAS Grade / StR / GP Trainee £35 £70
Nurse £25 £50
Allied Health Professional £25 £50
Retired £25 £50
CMT / Foundation Year Doctor £25 £50
Medical Student £25 £50
  • Session overview

    Session 1 9.15- 10.30

    Session 1

    Session 2 11.10 - 13.00

    Session 2

    Session 3 14.00 - 15.15

    Session 3

    Session 4 15.30 - 16.45

    Session 4