This event has been cancelled; however, you can still apply for the prizes listed below and these will be presented at a future GP event.
This year we are celebrating the 40th Primary care update, join us and further your knowledge and understanding of a wide range of topics relevant to general practice over three days.
We will explicitly state that understanding the role of machine learning and AI in family medicine and how other countries are addressing this will enhance practitioners' ability to engage and with and critique developments in the UK workplace.
There will be a number of key speakers including Professor Ross Upshur who will be a panel discussant and judge the poster prize. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss topical general practice issues with speakers and colleagues.
Monday 1 June 2020
Pre-qualifying students from all health care professions
This annual essay award will be offered to a student who has been involved with interprofessional learning or working, within the community. The essay will reflect the experience and learning achieved.
The award is being offered jointly by the General Practice with Primary Healthcare Section, RSM and the Centre for the Advancement of Interprofessional Education.
Applicants are asked to comply with the following
- Submit an essay of no more than 2000 words
- Essays should follow the set title Describe and discuss an example of inter-professional working or learning with which you have been involved
- Essays should include:
- Description of the student's experience of interprofessional learning and collaborative working
- Application of academic learning to the case described. References to the literature must be included
- Degree of reflection on the student's experience
- Only one author per submission
This award is being offered jointly by the General Practice with Primary Healthcare Section, RSM and the Centre for the Advancement of Interprofessional Education (CAIPE).
Submission deadline: Monday 1st June 2020
Open to: An interprofessional team working within the primary health care community.
Applicants are asked to produce one documents consisting of:
- A factual and descriptive report on all or part of their interprofessional team working being presented for consideration.
- Evidence demonstrating how the work presented fulfils the principles of interprofessional team working, (for further details click here).
- The preparation and presentation of each submission should anticipate further collaborative working with definite outcomes designed to improve patient care.
Tuesday 23 June 2020
GP registrars, postgraduate students based in primary care, medical students and other undergraduates from professional groups involved in primary care and patients with experiences from primary care.
Submit an essay of up to 3,000 words on the following topic:
- An account of an audit or quality improvement project carried out by yourself in primary care
- First prize: £100
- Second prize: £50
Tuesday 23 June 2020
Medical students and trainees.
Submit a 250-word abstract describing the nature and purpose of your poster presentation, which should be relevant to a topic which would have been discussed at the 40th Primary Care Update. The abstract should be clearly structured and describe original research, a literature review or case studies.
Please include the title of the poster, the names of presenting and other authors and their professional role and affiliation.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to display their poster at a future meeting for which they will be given a free place to attend.