Beneficial innovations from the COVID-19 pandemic in Northern Ireland
BGS has published a report of beneficial innovations that have been implemented by members in Northern Ireland during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Age and Ageing journal: Free collection of COVID-19 papers
A collection of papers related to the COVID-19 pandemic which have been published in Age and Ageing which form an important contribution to the collective understanding of the disease and its effect on older people.
Keeping older people safe and well at home
These resources have been developed to help keep older people safe at home by reducing deconditioning and falls hazards, supporting people with conditions such as dementia or Parkinson's, and improving overall wellbeing to help to keep their minds and bodies active.
Ageing Data Research Collaborative @geridata
Links, information and contacts for making the best use of big data in your area.
COVID-19: Rehabilitation of older people
This page brings together resources and information relating to the rehabilitation of older people as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cardiovascular care in the older adult: Patient information
This resource series, curated by the BGS Cardiovascular SIG, brings together key principles and guidelines on the management of cardiovascular disease in older adults. This section contains downloads to useful patient information leaflets.
Identifying older people most vulnerable to COVID-19
This paper aims to summarise the concerns raised by the BGS about current government advice concerning those at greatest risk of the most adverse COVID-19 outcomes, which includes older people, and includes recommendations for how these should be taken forward.
BGS Wales: AGM 2020 Papers
The agenda, papers and proxy voting form for the BGS Wales AGM 2020, being held on Thursday 19 March at Wrexham Medical Institute.
COVID-19: Health and care staff wellbeing
Links, resources and tools to help support personal wellbeing during a particularly challenging time for the health and care workforce.
Coronavirus: Current information and advice
A compilation of current official UK/global advice and publications relating to the worldwide outbreak of COVID-19.
Region officer roles and volunteer opportunities
BGS members are encouraged to support their local regions and to become actively involved with local activities, regional committees and meetings. The diverse opportunities are details in this resource. If you are keen to help strengthen the multi-disciplinary community of BGS members in your region, we’d love to hear from you.