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Posted: 6 September 2016
Joint Trainee Doctor Welfare Statement

Dear Colleagues,

Since our last welfare statement there have been several developments in the ongoing contract dispute between junior doctors, represented by the BMA, and the Government. It remains a challenging and difficult time for doctors in training.

The Royal College of Anaesthetists, the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and The Association...

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 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...