Saturday 23rd November 2019

etc.venues Manchester, 11 Portland Street, Manchester M1 3HU

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What is it?

G4J is a one-day conference, designed for Foundation Doctors, Core Medical and GP Trainees, and Specialist Nurse Practitioners. It aims to deliver relevant and useful clinical updates in all the main sub-specialties of Geriatric Medicine, in order to improve the standard of care for older patients.

What’s in it for you?

  • A full day of relevant and interesting educational sessions related to Geriatric Medicine
  • Practical and useful updates for your day-to-day practice on the hospital medical wards
  • Session on career choices, CV building, applying to specialty, and the truth about life as a registrar
  • A certificate of attendance for your e-portfolio

What will be covered?

  • Front door Geriatrics
  • What happens to older people on ITU
  • Stroke
  • Palliative care for people with dementia
  • Life as a Geri’s reg
  • Assessing capacity in the real world
  • Perioperative care of older people
  • Community Geriatrics
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Bowel and Bladder problems
  • Ask the Medical Reg sessions and a Specialist Nurse Practitioner Forum

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Our ‘CotE Champions’ poster competition will be highlighting some of the work our delegates have been doing to improve the standard of care for older patients!

There will also be a ‘World Cafe’ of informal discussions regarding career options, applying to specialty, and tips for improving your clinical practice within the various sub-specialty fields.

How much will it cost?

Only £55, for an incredible day of talks from some fantastic speakers, with lunch and tea/coffee included.

CotE Champions

We want to hear about Audits and Quality Improvement Projects, done by junior doctors, focusing on issues relating to Geriatric Medicine and the care of older patients. Successful authors will have their poster displayed at the conference, with the top projects receiving the ‘Kate Granger Prize’ for dedication to improving standards of care for older patients. Full details and entry at

G4J Flyer

To download this flyer to print at your local institution please click here.

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