About this event

  • Date and time Tue 8 Sep 2020 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Geriatrics and Gerontology

Join us for the Clinical Governance and Audit prize meeting online. Delegates will hear the abstracts and view the posters from the shortlisted candidates. There will be the opportunity to vote for the best submission via an online poll. 


£100 for the best oral presentation 

All presenters will be trainees in geriatric medicine, old age psychiatry or social sciences.

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View the programme

Welcome and introduction
Informant-reported decline associates with silent acute stroke lesions and worse small vessel disease in older patients with mild stroke

Dr Úna Clancy, Geriatric Medicine ST5 and CSO Clinical Research Fellow in Cerebral Small Vessel Diseases

Question and answer session
Inpatient falls to hip fracture: Are we treating them differently than if they presented to emergency department?

Mr Saurabh Deore, FY2, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Biochemical markers of severity and outcome in the older patient with COVID-19

Dr Abisome Akintimehin, Internal Medical Trainee, South East London Deanery 

Question and answer session
Introducing treatment escalation plan (TEP) forms for older people at UHS: Response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Mr Stephen Woolford, Junior Clinical Fellow, Emergency Medicine, University College Southampton NHS Foundation Trust and Visiting Research Fellow, MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit

Question and answer session
Winner announcement