Changing Practice, Changing Outcomes: National Centre for Remote and Rural Medicine Conference 2023
DATE AND TIME:
07 June 2023 - 08 June 2023 - 9.30am - 5.00pm BST
North Lakes Hotel and Spa, Ullswater Road, Penrith, CA11 8QT
CHANGING PRACTICE, CHANGING OUTCOMES: NATIONAL CENTRE FOR REMOTE AND RURAL MEDICINE CONFERENCE 2023 INFORMATION
Entry Fee: £120 per day. Early bird rate of £100 per day if booked by 31 January 2023. An optional conference dinner will be held on 07 June at an additional cost of £50 per person.
In collaboration with the RCGP Rural Forum
Simon Yates, internationally acclaimed mountaineer whose experience is depicted in the film ‘Touching the Void’. Hear this fascinating story and reflect on how decisions are made in times of crisis, regardless if you’re holding someone on a rope or deciding on your next clinical move.
Major General Tim Hodgetts, Surgeon General, Head of the Army Medical Services. Citizen aid and the use of bystanders to deliver lifesaving interventions, an insight into the military doctrine on using the people present to save life.
Dr Lucy Coulter, Medical Expedition Doctor, Endurance22. The amazing story of the team who located this ship and how it feels to be responsible for their health in this austere environment.
Professor Amanda Howe OBE FRCGP, Former President of the Royal College of General Practitioners. Building for the future – how professional advocacy and effective educational strategies can work in partnership to support the rural and remote GP workforce.
Dr Chris Press, first on the scene at the Manchester Arena bombing. How can we learn from such tragic events?