Wales Autumn Meeting 2020

Thu 17 - Fri 18 September 2020
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.

BGS Meetings from September 2020

The BGS plans to resume meetings from September 2020. We encourage delegates to register in advance if they plan to attend. To follow government guidance and Public Health England recommendations, we will be flexible delivering the meetings.

We want to minimise risk to those looking after the health of older people. To protect attendees or follow the evolving guidance, we can move to this to a virtual event if needed. If this occurs, we want to reassure you that we will contact registered delegates in advance. You will be able to amend your registration or get a refund. Further details will available shortly and updated here. You can use the BGS App to manage your registration (Android here and iOS here) on tablets as well as phones

Did you know that there is a library of past event recordings online here (freely accessible to BGS members)

Who should attend:

  • Consultants & specialist doctors in geriatric medicine
  • Researchers into Ageing and Age-Related Conditions 
  • Doctors training in related specialties
  • GPs with an Extended Role in Older People and GP trainees
  • Nurses and allied health professionals
  • Advanced and Specialist practitioners
  • Consultant Practitioners/Consultant Nurses
  • Physician Associates
  • Internal Medicine Trainees (especially those considering a career in geriatric medicine)
  • 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
  • Attend small group workshop sessions
  • Network & socialise with other healthcare professionals

Cost to attend

  BGS Member
Day Fee (inc VAT)
Day Fee (Inc VAT)

Dinner Ticket (Inc VAT)

Consultant / GP £70


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


  • Session overview

    Thursday Evening Dinner Ticket

    1 x Dinner ticket
    2 x Dinner tickets
    No dinner ticket

    Day 1 Session 1 10.00 - 13.30

    10.30 - 13.00 Stroke research
    9.15 - 15.15 Trainees Meeting

    Day 1 Session 2 14.30 - 16.30

    14.30 - 16.30 Yes, I will attend the Welsh BGS AGM
    14.30 - 16.30 No, I won't attend the Welsh BGS AGM

    Day 1 SIG meetings 17.30 - 19.30

    17.30-19.00 Special Interest Groups - Movement disorders / Parkinsons
    17.30 - 19.00 SIG Joint meeting of PD and Falls
    17.30 -19.00 SIG Stroke

    Day 2 Session 1

    Session 1

    Day 2 Session 2

    Session 2

    Day 2 Session 3

    Session 3

    Day 2 Session 4

    Session 4