About this event

  • Date and time Thu 10 Jun 2021 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Geriatrics and Gerontology

This webinar aims to showcase and promote the best clinical geriatric audits and government projects that have been undertaken by doctors and allied health professionals in training, over this year both in the UK and overseas. 

Join for an opportunity to learn about the most recent developments in geriatric academic and clinical medicine from Uk and overseas clinicians in training.

This interactive meeting will comprise of 4 presentations given by the shortlisted prize presenters with live Q&A, panel judging and audience live polling.

Attendees will be able to:

  • Support and encourage clinicians in training, to undertake audit and governance work in the field of geriatrics 
  • Give trainees the opportunity of a national platform to present their work and have it critiqued by experts and peers 
  • Meet young researchers with the potential to become academic leaders in the future
  • Learn about the results of the most recent research projects and their potential clinical impact

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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Geriatrics & Gerontology Section: Clinical governance and audit prize 2021

Prize: £500, 1st runner up £250, 2nd runner up £250

Submission deadline

Monday 10 May 2021 (shortlisted presentations will receive email confirmation on Tuesday 18 May 2021)

Open to

This prize is open to trainees in geriatric medicine, old age psychiatry or social sciences

Application guidelines 

Submission of abstracts of no more than 250 words.

The prize is dedicated to submissions on audit, clinical governance, quality improvement and projects relevant to the care of older people. The presentation must be given by the corresponding trainee.

Apply here >>


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Welcome and introduction

Dr Pandora Wright - President, Geriatrics and Gerontology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Using new mobility score to reduce length of stay and improve number of patients discharged to original residence for hip fracture patients

Dr Peng Ng

Improving communication on discharge: a quality improvement project on the comprehensive geriatric assessment

Dr Jenna Doherty

Evaluation of polypharmacy and implementation of medication review in elderly patients presenting with falls

Dr Aishwarya Chitnis

Inpatient catheter charts: audit and QIP

Dr Harry Rosen

Judges deliberation
Winner announcement



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations. 

Special rates for difficult times  

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s weekly COVID-19 Series webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic. 

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.  

Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.