Jointly organised by the Oxford Empathy Programme, delegates will learn about the role and importance of empathy in healthcare from current research, education, policy, practice and patient perspectives.
- Date and time Mon 2 Sep 2019 from 9:30am to 5:30pm
- Location Royal Society of Medicine
- Organised by Global Health, Royal College of Emergency Medicine
Join us for this conference on health systems strengthening in emergency care, with a focus on capacity building in the long-term.
We hope to increase awareness of the needs and opportunities for emergency doctors, nurses , and practitioners based in the UK to get involved in global emergency care, and to provide an opportunity for networking for those already involved or interested.
Topics will include:
- Partnership building
- Establishing triage systems and EMS
- Quality training in hospital emergency departments.
This event is co-organised with the Global Health Committee at the Royal College of Emergency Medicine
Call for posters
We are calling for posters describing your involvement in health system strengthening and/or capacity building in emergency care in low and middle-income countries. These are not meant to be research or audit abstracts and do not need to be structured along the usual 'objectives/methods/results/conclusion' structure.
300 words, A1 posters (A0 posters also accepted on a case-by-case basis).
Open to all specialties and professions.
Please send submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Submission deadline: Monday 5 August 2019
View the programme
Dr Richard Lowsby, Consultant, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine, Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Hooi-Ling Harrison, Consultant, Emergency Medicine, Princess Royal University Hospital
Dr Barry Klaassen, Consultant, Emergency Medicine, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee and Ms Gwen Gordon, Clinical Educator, Nursing and Midwifery Directorate, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee
Dr Ffion Davies, Consultant, Emergency Physician, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Dr Chetan Trivedy, Senior Lecturer, Emergency and Resuscitation Care, Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London and Consultant, Emergency Medicine, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital
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