Receive an update on key topics and develop essential radiology skills for the intensivist.
About this section
The Critical Care Medicine Section’s purpose is to provide a forum for the discussion of critical care and related subjects, to enhance the relationships between critical care and other specialties and to provide a means by which members of the Section receive continuing medical education whilst trainees benefit from courses specifically designed to assist their needs.
Join top speakers to find out about key aspects of the assessment and management of patients with cardiovascular drug toxicity and recreational drug and novel psychoactive substances (NPS) toxicity.
Experts in Critical Care will provide you with the core knowledge and skills to identify and manage critically ill patients. This one-day meeting is a beginners guide for managing the critically ill patient for those who are new to Critical Care or interested in pursuing a career in the field.
- The top three entrants will receive an annual subscription to CRIT-IQ (an excellent resource for the FFICM)
Monday 1 July 2019
All UK and Ireland trainees in intensive care medicine but would be most suited to those sitting the primary or final FFICM.
Submit a 300-word abstract that is a summary of a completed audit or quality improvement project which has contributed to the practice of intensive care medicine.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to present a poster at a Critical Care Medicine meeting.
- Up to £1,000 and a year’s free RSM membership
Friday 31 July 2020
UK medical students undertaking an elective or overseas observership as a recognised course component of their final year MBBS/MBPhD studies during the 2019-2020 academic year.
Submit a 500-word statement outlining the purpose of the elective or observership and its relevance to critical care medicine. In addition, please provide:
- A letter of support from your current institution or a local placement
- A summary of where and when the placement will be taken
- Full details of any other scholarship awards, bursaries and financial support procured for the purpose of the placement
The winner will be required to give a 15-minute presentation at a Critical Care Medicine meeting.
Dr Peter Shirley