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Posted: 21 August 2019
Midnight Law release

The Faculty is pleased to announce the release of a new series produced by our Legal & Ethical Policy Unit (LEPU) called Midnight Law.  Midnight Law aims to cover thorny legal issues in a one-page summary that you can access whenever and wherever an issue may arrive.  Please click on the...

Posted: 2 September 2016
Joint statement on the Junior Doctors’ series of 5 day strikes

Responding to the announcement by the BMA of a series of five days of strike action by junior doctors commencing on 12 September the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA), The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) and the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM) made the following...

Posted: 22 August 2016
FICM/NIHR Research Awards

The FICM, in conjunction with the NIHR Clinical Research Network, has set up two annual awards which aim to recognise outstanding contributions from NHS clinicians to the conduct of NIHR Clinical Research Network Portfolio research studies.  There are two awards, funded by the FICM, one each for a consultant/SAS and...

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...

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...

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...

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...