SE & SW Thames Joint Region Meeting 2019

Wed 16 October 2019
This meeting has applied for 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

We will accept all scientific abstracts for poster or oral presentation up to a maximum of 36 (due to space limitations for posters) on a “first come, first served basis”. There will be invited platform presentations of the highest quality abstracts, and poster presentation for all other abstracts. Please do come and showcase your work. Please submit by email to j [dot] gough [at] bgs [dot] org [dot] uk

If you have exhibited a poster at a meeting of another organisation, the Joint SW/SE Regional BGS would be pleased to give your work further exposure and invites you to exhibit your poster. Doctors, Medical Students, Nurses, Therapists, Physician Associates, Pharmacists and Scientists - all welcome!!

If you wish to take advantage of this opportunity, send an abstract of your work to j [dot] gough [at] bgs [dot] org [dot] uk. Put: ‘Joint Regional BGS Meeting- Unadjudicated Abstract' in the subject line. Deadline to submit your abstract is 12th September 2019 at 5pm.

Cost to attend

  BGS Member
Day Fee (inc VAT)
Day Fee (Inc VAT)
Consultant / GP £25


SAS Grade / StR / GP Trainee £15 £30
Nurse Free Free
Allied Health Professional Free Free
Retired Free Free
CMT / Foundation Year Doctor Free Free
Medical Student Free Free
Corporate Representative £100 £100