Geriatrics 4 Juniors 2014

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What is it?

G4J is a one-day conference, designed for Foundation Doctors and Core Medical Trainees. It aims to deliver relevant and useful clinical updates in all the main sub-specialities of Geriatric Medicine, in order to improve the standard of care for older patients. 

What's in it for you?

  • A full day of relevant and interesting educational sessions related to Geriatric Medicine
  • Practical and useful updates for your day-to-day practice on the hospital medical wards
  • Session on career choices, CV building, applying to specialty, and the truth about life as a registrar
  • A certificate of attendance for your e-portfolio

 What will be covered?

  • Geriatrics in the MAU
  • Frailty - what is it, and why should you care?
  • Common-sense Continence Care
  • Stroke Medicine Essentials
  • Parkinson’s Disease - A Junior Doctor’s Survival Guide
  • Community Geriatrics - Life outside the hospital
  • Cognitive assessment and why it matters
  • Falls, faints and funny turns
  • CV Building
  • Practical Geriatrics: Hallpike and Epley Manoeuvres
  • Polypharmacy
  • Perioperative care of older patients
  • Being a ‘Med Reg’ and being a ‘Geris Reg'


The full programme is available to download at

How much will it cost?

Thanks to our sponsors, we have been able to significantly subsidise the registration fee.

Registration is just £40.

There are limited places available, so please book early to avoid disappointment. 

Discounted accommodation at local hotels will be available.

Any more questions?

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