33rd Annual Medical & Scientific Conference 2019

University of Warwick, Wednesday 3 - Friday 5 July 2019

Programme

A line up of internationally recognised speakers

Professor Sir Stephen O’RAHILLYProfessor Sir Stephen O’RAHILLY

Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Medicine and Director
Metabolic Research Laboratories, University of Cambridge.

Dr David UNWINDr David UNWIN

GP, Norwood Surgery, Southport
He is recognised as an international expert on the topic of carbohydrates and type 2 diabetes. David is a Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) Clinical Expert in Diabetes and NHS Innovator of the Year 2016.

Dr Jen UNWINDr Jen UNWIN

Consultant Clinical Health Psychologist with over 30 years’ of experience helping people with chronic illness to live well with their conditions.

 

Dr Uma RAMASWAMI

Consultant in Inherited Metabolic Disorders based at the Lysosomal Disorders Unit at the Royal Free Hospital, London, with a special interest in clinical research relating to understanding of the natural history and disease progression of inherited metabolic disorders.

Professor Charalambos ANTONIADES
Professor Charalambos ANTONIADES

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine University of Oxford
Deputy Head, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Consultant Cardiologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHSFT
Radcliffe Department of Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Ms Michaela NUTTALLMs Michaela NUTTALL

Cardiovascular nurse specialist, currently Director for Smart Health Solutions and Associate in Nursing for C3 Collaborating for Health.

 

Dr Maggie WILLIAMS

Consultant Clinical Scientist
Bristol Genetics Laboratory
Pathology Sciences, Blood Sciences and Bristol Genetics, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK

Abstract submissions are invited by healthcare professionals on any topic relating to cholesterol and related conditions, including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, atherosclerosis.

Submit an abstract

Key deadline dates 2019:


Abstract submission23:59 hrs - Monday 11 March  

Abstract authors notified of outcome:  Latest Friday 5 April

Travel grant deadline23:59 hrs – Monday 8 April

Rianna Wingett award deadline:  23:59 hrs – Monday 8 April

Travel grant applicants notified of outcome: Monday 15 April

Early bird registration deadline23:59 hrs – Monday 13 May

Deadline for registration refunds or cancellations (non negotiable):  23:59 hrs – Monday 10 June
(No refunds will be given after this time although replacements can be made)

Final delegate confirmations emailed: Friday 14 June

Standard rate registration deadline: (after which a late charge will apply)  23:59 hrs – Monday 17 June

33rd Annual Medical & Scientific Conference: Wednesday 3 - Friday 5 July 

Who should attend? 
includes - Consultants, SpRs, Chemical Pathologists, Clinical Lipidologists, ​Geneticists, Cardiologists, Vascular Surgeons, Cardiovascular Radiologists, General Practitioners, GPs with Specialist Interest in CVD, Physicians, Diabetologists, Scientists and researchers in cardiovascular diseases

Specialist FH nurses, Dietitians, Nutritionists, Ancillary health professionals, Caring Professionals, Community Pharmacists, Directors of Public Health, Healthcare Commissioners

Accreditation:

CPD via the Royal College of Physicians to be applied for.  British Dietetic Association endorsement to be applied for.

Exhibitor opportunities

An unmissable opportunity to speak with decision-makers, prescribers and buyers

Conference sponsors 2019

 

If you are interested in sponsoring or supporting the conference, please contact the conference logistics office for more details and a sponsorship prospectus.
All sponsorship is booked on a first come, first served basis.

Natasha Dougall
T: +44 (0) 1543 503 322
E: wheldonevents@btconnect.com

 

2018 Stats:

  • Overall conference rating - excellent.
  • 98% of delegates who attended in 2018 felt the conference exceeded their expectations.
  • 80% of delegates said they would attend again in 2019.
  • Overall conference rating - excellent.
  • 80% of delegates were from secondary care.
  • 20% of delegates were from primary care / other.

Student Discount

Student registration MUST be supported by a letter from your head of department or valid student card confirming your status. This can be emailed to wheldonevents@btconnect.com

Travel grant

A limited number of travel grants are available.

Apply for a travel grant

Conference logistics

For conference questions contact
Natasha Dougall
T: 01543 503 333
E: wheldonevents@btconnect.com

Statement:
The conference is sponsored by various organisations.  These organisations have had no input into the development of the programme for the study day, Medical & Scientific and Healthcare programme’s, or influenced the choice of speakers. But excluding the sponsored symposia sessions where the programme is developed and speakers identified by the sponsor.