Spring Meeting 2021

Date(s)
Wed 28 - Fri 30 April 2021
Location
Credits
This meeting has applied for 18 credits of CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians (RCP)
The 2021 Spring Meeting will be held in association with the Irish Gerontological Society, The meeting will cover core competencies such as Dementia and related mental health topics, have a focus on innovations in digital health and explore acute stroke medicine. It will also be a forum for the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in healthcare of older people. Our ageing population is stimulating extensive NHS service redesign to deal with the challenge of caring for larger numbers of older people both in and out of hospitals. This conference will cover core areas of interest to all specialists responsible for the health care of older people.

Abstracts

 

To adapt to the current world, BGS meetings will be delivered virtually.

Participants can expect the same high-quality educational content as in a face-to-face meeting, and there will be opportunities for virtual delegates to network before, during and after each meeting. Participants joining live will be able to engage with presenters and sponsors through interactive activities during the session, as well as through 1 to 1 and group calls and chats. Recordings of the presentations will be accessible post-event.

Participants will attend via Swapcard who provides simple access via web browser, tablet or phone. A browser other than Internet Explorer (IE) needs to be used. Found out how to participate in our vitual conferences and navigate the online platform.

Registration fees are being reduced by 50%, and travel and accommodation costs will not be incurred. Register early to take advantage of the early-bird discount.

Who should register:

The meeting will be of benefit to all healthcare professionals involved in geriatric medicine and healthcare of older people

  • Consultants & specialist doctors in geriatric medicine
  • SAS Grade Doctors – Specialist and Associate Specialists
  • Researchers into Ageing and Age Related Conditions 
  • Doctors training in related specialties
  • GPs with an interest in the care of Older People and GP trainees
  • Nurses and allied health profession
  • Advanced and Specialist practitioners
  •  Consultant Practitioners/Consultant Nurses
  • Internal Medicine Trainees  (especially those considering a career in geriatric medicine)
  • Physician Associates
  • Medical, Nursing, Allied Health professional students

Why participate:

  •     Understand more on the key areas & challenges faced in geriatric medicine  
  •     Hear focused presentations on core areas of the geriatric medicine
  •     Present the latest scientific research to British Geriatrics Society members and elected officers
  •     Network & socialise with other healthcare professionals over 3 days

Cost to attend virtual event

  BGS Member
Full meeting (inc. VAT)
BGS Member
Day Fee (inc. VAT)
Non-Member
Full meeting (inc. VAT)
Non-Member
Day Fee (inc. VAT)
Senior Doctors – Post CCT or CESR CP Professions £190

£70

£266 £98

Pre CCT or CESR CP Professions, Healthcare professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Researchers)

£97.50 £40 £136.50 £56
Retired member/ Student/ Foundation Year £70 £30 £98 £42
Corporate Representatives £190 £70 £266 £98

*An early bird discount of 10% is available until 28 January 2021