South West BGS and Ageing Specialty Group CRN Southwest meeting 2019

Thu 03 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.

Call for Abstracts

Abstracts are encouraged and will be accepted as platform presentations. Please click here for more information and to submit 

Who should attend:

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

Conference aims:

  • Improve attendee's skills in the healthcare of frail older people
  • Inspire attendees to achieve personal excellence in the healthcare of older people
  • Share focused best practice presentations and the latest research in the healthcare of older people
  • Takeaway new activities and ideas to advance attendees' workplace services

Call for abstracts

Deadline is 3rd September 2019 (5pm)

The word count for abstracts is 370 words and abstracts need to be laid out under specific headings. These headings differ, depending on whether your study is categorised as scientific research or clinical quality. More detail is available on the submissions page or please email Joanna at j [dot] gough [at] bgs [dot] org [dot] uk.

Visit the abstract submission deadlines page for details on how to submit you abstract.

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