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September 2018
6th to
7th September 2018
Name: SICSAG/NRS Critical Care Specialty Group Annual Conference
Venue: Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel
City: Glasgow
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Description: Topics include:

Extracorporeal CPR

FLO-ELA - Fluid Optimisation in Emergency Laparotomy

Obstetric HDU

Transforming End of Life Care in ICU

Physiotherapy and rehabilitation in ICU

Medicines Reconciliation in an ICU
27th September 2018
Name: The International Sepsis Symposium
Venue: The Teaching and Learning Centre
Address 1: The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
Address 2: Govan Road
City: Glasgow
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Description: A sepsis symposium with talks from an impressive faculty of experts from across the globe. Speakers include Simon Finfer, Derek Angus, Mervyn Singer, Kathy Rowan, Ron Daniels, Kathryn Maitland, Thierry Calandra, John Marshall, Derrick Crook, Anthony Gordon and Vida Hamilton.
October 2018
8th October 2018
Name: Focused Intensive Care Echocardiography
Venue: Golden Jubilee National Hospital
Contact: irene.kielty@gjnh.scot.nhs.uk
Contact Phone: 0141 951 5600
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Description: FICE approved curriculum with hands-on training on healthy volunteers
November 2018
22nd to
23rd November 2018
Name: Emerge10: Powered by Curiosity
Venue: The Hub
Address 1: Castlehill
City: Edinburgh
Postcode: EH1 2NE View Map
Contact: emerge@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk
Description: The themes of the conference are Innovation, Education, Pre-Hospital Care and Global Health. We will be focusing on the latest research in emergency medicine and the advancement made in the last decade.

If you would like to submit a poster for the conference then we’d love to hear from you. We are looking for projects that are pushing innovation and asking questions about how we deliver care.

The closing date for submission of abstracts is Monday 10th September 2018 at 12.00 pm (GMT).
January 2019
24th to
25th January 2019
Name: SICS 28th Annual Scientific Meeting
Venue: Fairmont Hotel
City: St Andrews
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Description: The 28th Scottish Intensive Care Society ASM is taking place on the 24th and 25th January 2019 at the Fairmont Hotel in St Andrews. A tremendous educational programme of international speakers has been lined up for you including Prof Derek Angus, Prof John Fraser, Prof Stephen Brett, Prof Bronagh Blackwood, Colonel Mark Byers and covering topics such as sepsis, ALI, ventilation, icu survivorship, chemical terrorism, new infectious diseases outbreaks and critical care, improving family decisions, weaning and much more.
February 2019
6th February 2019
Name: Women in Intensive Care Medicine - Critical Care Without Ceilings
Venue: Royal College of Anaesthetists
City: London
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Description: A fantastic opportunity for ICM specialists to connect and attend informative and engaging lectures and workshops.

With sessions on 'Leading with authenticity', 'Dealing with failure', 'Being an effective ally' and more, the day will focus on providing practical skills and advice leading to better working habits, environment and community.

WICM is a subcommittee of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and are a group of intensive care doctors promoting intensive care medicine as a career choice irrespective of gender. Everyone is welcome at WICM 2019 meeting as we aim to promote ICM for all.

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