RCGP Rural Forum – Conference 2015

Rural Forum LogoThe RCGP Rural Forum has just announced details of its annual conference, due to take place on Saturday 6th June 2015 – at the Beardmore Hotel & Conference Centre, Glasgow.

They have organised a number of high quality speakers, including:

  • Professor Mike Pringle, President, Royal College of General Practitioners whose lecture is entitled – Strengths & Weaknesses of Rural Practice and my View on the Future
  • Dr Miles Mack, RCGP Scotland Chair whose lecture is entitled – Being Rural – Progress and Challenges in the Implementation of the RCGP Scotland Rural Strategy
  • Dr Chris Williams, Sessional GP, North of Scotland is running a session on Social Media:  Networks, Engagement and New Tools for Rural Communities
  • Dr Iain Livingstone, FRCOphth, Research Fellow, Glasgow – The Eye Phone:  A Portable Eye Examination Kit
  • Dr Colville Laird, Director of Education BASICS Scotland – Training the GP Rural Workforce
  • Dr James West, Consultant Paediatrician and Dr Hal Maxwell, Remote and Rural Lead MLG – Paediatric Emergency Care
  • Ms Maxine Pott, Corporate Finance Director, RMT Accounts & Business Advisors, Newcastle Upon Tyne – How to Maintain Financial Viability in Remote and Rural Practices

A £20 early bird discount is available if you book before 27 February 2015.

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