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Posted: 11 December 2018
Looking at the Future of Surgery

The Faculty welcomes the release of report the Future of Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons. The report was launched on 07 December 2018. The interactive dashboard for the report can be found here and the full report is available here. The Future of Surgery focuses on new technologies and their...

Posted: 12 August 2016
Call for abstracts open - poster presentation at the next NCEPOD launch

If you have undertaken an audit of an NCEPOD report, or an audit of mental healthcare provision in acute general hospitals, we would like to hear about it and give you the chance to display a poster at our next report launch to be held at King’s College London on December...

Posted: 5 August 2016
NCEPOD - Call for Topic Submissions

Those wishing to submit a study proposal to NCEPOD should complete the study proposal form and return by 23rd September 2016.
Please click here to download the study proposal form.

NCEPOD is commissioned by HQIP on behalf of NHS England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands...

Posted: 4 August 2016
EVENT: Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating Patient

Wednesday 30 November 2016
Hallam Conference Centre, London

This one day conference focuses on recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient through improving the reliability of patient observations and ensuring quality of care to reduce failure to rescue of acutely ill patients. The conference opens with a National Update on developments...

Posted: 4 August 2016
EVENT: RCEM Annual Scientific Meeting

Royal College of Emergency Medicine Annual Scientific Conference 2016
20th – 22nd September 2016
Bournemouth International Centre

http://bit.ly/rcem16beach

 

“Life beyond the BREACH: Delivering Quality and Consistency whilst Keeping your Cool”

The Royal College of Emergency Medicine is delighted to present our Annual Scientific Conference 2016. This must-see event for consultants and...

Posted: 3 August 2016

The UK Sepsis Trust ‘Sepsis Unplugged’ Conference 2016
13th – 14th October 2016
Hilton Brighton Metropole

https://fitwise.eventsair.com/sepsis-unplugged-2016/info

Hosted by The UK Sepsis Trust, this conference will bring together all healthcare professions and patient groups as equals and will ask the questions which will help shape better care for patients with...

Posted: 12 July 2016
2016 ICM Curriculum update

The only major addition is the inclusion of the Education Special Skills Year (SSY), there has also been some minor changes to the Academinc Research SSY module. Some of the general content has also been updated.

Please click here for the...

Posted: 11 July 2016
AoMRC Flexible Committee: Later Careers Survey

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges Flexible Careers Group is canvasing views on the optimal career plan and working terms and conditions for colleagues in the later stages of their careers. With the planned increase in retirement age there are potentially many implications for those working in the NHS. 

There may...

Posted: 4 July 2016
NCEPOD Acute Pancreatitis Report Launch

Acute pancreatitis patients suffer repeat hospital admissions because the cause is not identified or treated properly, latest NCEPOD report says. Read NCEPOD's news release here and follow them on Twitter to watch the report launch at 6pm today. ...