Upcoming Events

21st International Conference on Falls and Postural Stability 25th September 2020

Conference aims:

  • Further attendee’s overall knowledge and understanding of current research and practice in healthcare of older people in core and difficult areas
  • Improve attendee’s skills in the treatment and care of older people
  • Inspire attendees to achieve personnel excellence in healthcare of older people
  • Take away new activities and ideas to progress their workplace’s services

Who should attend:
The meeting will be of benefit to all healthcare professionals involved in falls and mobility medicine, geriatric medicine and healthcare of older people:

  • Consultants and Professors of Geriatric Medicine
  • Specialty Doctors
  • Specialist Registrars (StRs) in Geriatric Medicine and related specialties
  • Nurse Consultants, Nurse Specialists and Advanced Nurse Practitioners
  • GPs and GP Trainees
  • Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Allied Health Professionals
  • Researchers into ageing and age-related conditions
  • Core Medical Trainees and Foundation Year Doctors
  • Medical Students

Recordings of the presentations will be accessible post-event.
There will be access to 5 hours of CPD content.

Abstract submissions
 are still being accepted for virtual presentation (deadline 14th August 2020).
Updates will follow on our events registration page, Twitter via @GeriSoc #BGSConf and in upcoming e-Bulletins.

More information can be found for this event on the website

 

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Helpful Resources

The Clinical Excellence Commission (CEC) NSW Falls Prevention Program has a range of resources to support professionals in the prevention of falls in a range of settings

Access CEC resources

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