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April 2018
26th to
27th April 2018
Name: 15th Annual Critical Care Symposium
Venue: King's House Conference Centre
City: Manchester
Contact: alex@hartleytaylor.co.uk
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15th Annual Critical Care Symposium

We are pleased to announce the 15th Critical Care Symposium,

This years Symposium will be held on the 26th and 27th of April at the King’s House Conference Centre in Manchester.

Click here to view the Symposium Flyer.

Click here to view the Symposium Event Programme.

More details about abstracts can be found here.

To register online, please visit http://www.hartleytaylor-registration.co.uk/hartley/accsregistration.aspx
May 2018
17th May 2018
Name: Infection Critical Care
Venue: Glasgow Science Centre
City: Glasgow
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Description: An international faculty covering a wide range of topics including adjunctive therapies in sepsis, personalised approach to sepsis, steroids and vitamins: the silver bullet?, antibiotic stewardship, fever in the returned traveller, HIV in the Critical Care Unit, host susceptibility, novel diagnostics in infection, prevention of nosocomial infection and sepsis in drug users.
24th May 2018
Name: FICM Annual Meeting: Mind the Gap
Venue: Royal College of Anaesthetists
City: London
Description: Our 2018 Annual Meeting "Mind the Gap" focusses on health and wellbeing and how to sustain a lifelong career in Intensive Care Medicine. This is the start of what we hope will be an exciting project to explore different ways of working in our specialty

Topics will include:

How a hobby can become something more; exploring the issues around cave rescue
Recognising and managing wellbeing in health professionals
Maintaining work-life balance
Lessons learnt from the Ebola outbreak
Resilience training on a personal, team and organisational level
DEBATE: ‘The house believes it is possible to work in full-time ICM until retirement
June 2018
8th June 2018
Name: Home Mechanical Ventilation UK Meeting
Venue: Governor's Hall
Address 1: St Thomas' Hospital
City: London
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Description: The HMV UK Meeting provides a multi-disciplinary network for established clinicians and healthcare professionals that are either caring for patients dependent on home mechanical ventilation, or that have an interest in continual care using highly advanced specialist technologies. The meeting offers an invaluable opportunity to learn more about the latest advances in the management of children and adults with chronic respiratory failure.

• New concepts in home ventilation
• Optimisation of NIV in MND patients
• Optimisation of NIV in OHVS patients
• Pro-Con debate
September 2018
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.

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