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BGS Spring Meeting 2019 Cardiff (UK)
Date: 
10-12 April 2019
Venue: 
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff
Organised by: 
British Geriatrics Society
Entry Deadline: 
Abstract submission deadline is 1 Dec 2018

Information: 

Call for Abstracts from 1st November 2019 – 1st December 2019

Overview

The BGS Spring meeting will cover the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care 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 in the United Kingdom.

Who should attend

•        Consultants & specialist doctors in geriatric medicine

•        Researchers in geriatric medicine

•        Doctors training in related specialties

•        GPs wsi in Older People and GP trainees

•        Nurses and allied health professionals

•        Core medical trainees considering a career in geriatric medicine

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 over 3 days

Plenary sessions on

     Wednesday

•        Frailty and Sarcopenia

•        Dementia and Delirium

Main meeting

•        Trainees Session

•        AAGM Symposium - Big Data Ageing Researchers

•        Quality End of Life Care

•        Diabetes and Endocrinology

•        Falls and Postural instability

•        Movement Disorders

•        Education and Training

•        Research

•        Diabetes and Endocrinology

•        Surgery in Older People

•        Stroke

•        Movement Disorders

Workshops on

•        Technology in addressing loneliness in older people

•        Trainees Workshop - How to prepare for Consultant interview