British Geriatrics Society Spring Meeting 2018 Held jointly with the British Association of Stroke Physicians


The BGS Spring meeting will cover the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care of older people. Our ageing population is stimulating extensive NHS service redesign to deal with the challenge of caring for larger numbers of older people both in and out of hospitals. This conference will cover core areas of interest to all specialists responsible for the health care of older people in the United Kingdom.

11 April 2018

3 Day Event

Nottingham Conference Centre

The Cambridge Thrombolysis in Acute Stroke Masterclass

The Cambridge Thrombolysis in Acute Stroke Masterclass
A full day course aimed at trainees (ST-3 and above) and Consultants in General Medicine, Stroke Medicine, Geriatrics and Emergency Medicine and nursing staff involved in the care of stroke patients.
6th June 2018:
6th November 2018:

Best wishes,

Mx August (Tas) Ashworth | Simulation Centre Course Administrator
(pronouns: they/them/their – their working hours are 8.00 – 16.30, Monday – Thursday and 8.00 – 16.00 on Friday)

6 June 2018

Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge


The 2018 BASP Trainees meeting will take place on 2 and 3 March 2018 at Addenbrooke’s  Hospital, Cambridge.

The weekend will also include the opportunity for two trainees to present their work (audit, quality improvement project, or case report). To be considered, please send an abstract (max. 250 words) to by Friday 2nd February 2018.


BASP trainee weekend 2018 sign-up


2 March 2018

2 day event

School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

4th European Stroke Stroke Organisation Conference

The 4th European Stroke Organisation Conference (ESOC 2018) will facilitate learning, discussion, and exchange among European and international stroke specialists. Guided by the motto “The Voice of Stroke in Europe,” at the Conference you will learn about the latest clinical trials and developments in all areas of stroke management, treatment and prevention.

16 May 2018

3 day event

Gothenburg, Sweden

Neurology 2018

Bookings have now opened for Neurology 2018 on Friday 2 March 2018.

This conference will cover a wide range of topics relevant to neurology, and will review practical issues faced by the busy clinician. The programme will consist of presentations, videos,
and interactive discussions, delivered by a team of expert speakers.

Topics will include:

• Epilepsy and pregnancy
• How I approach syncope
• On the road: fitness to drive
• Cognitive assessment in the general neurology clinic
• An approach to eye movement disorders
• How to interpret an EMG report
• Neurology training – now and in the future
• Debate: ‘The neurology curriculum can and should be delivered in 3 years’


Caity Ryan
Education Coordinator
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
232 – 242 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5RJ
T + 44 (0)141 241 6210 | F + 44 (0)141 221 1804

2 March 2018

All Day


Patients & Carers

If you are a patient or carer seeking advice about stroke, please visit our patients and carers page.



Take a look at the BASP collection of resources, including useful links and other publications regarding the field of stroke.



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