The Geriatrics & Gerontology Section’s purpose is to promote, advance and enhance the science of ageing and clinical care within the speciality.
This is a four-part webinar series aiming to highlight characteristic cognitive features associated with normal ageing, mild cognitive impairment and various types of dementia, including Alzheimer's disease, Lewy body dementia, frontotemporal dementia and multi-infarct dementia.
Prize: £500, 1st runner up £250, 2nd runner up £250
Monday 10 May 2021 (shortlisted presentations will receive email confirmation on Tuesday 18 May 2021)
This prize is open to trainees in geriatric medicine, old age psychiatry or social sciences
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.
- First prize - for best oral presentation: £100 and certification recognition
- Second prize - for best oral presentation: certification recognition
- First prize - for best poster presentation: £50 and certification recognition
- Second prize - for best poster presentation: certification recognition
Thursday 8th October 2020
Trainees in elderly medicine and old age psychiatry.
Submission of abstracts of no more than 250 words. The abstracts are required to have a clinical context and be in the form of a case presentation which and usually in the form of case presentations which demonstrate difficult diagnostic or management problems relevant to older people.
For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.
For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership.
For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas.