takeAIM Birmingham Programme

Below is the finalised programme for our 2nd National Conference being held in Birmingham on Saturday 11th June 2016.

Booking is NOW OPEN. Delegate fees are £50 and include lunch and refreshments. 


Provisional Programme

08.45 Registration - Meet and Greet

Coffee and refreshments available

09.00  Welcome to Birmingham

takeAIM Fellows

09.10  Toxicology on the AMU

Dr Stephen Gulliford - Consultant Acute Physician with an interest in toxicology, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust

09.40 The sick respiratory patient on the AMU

Dr Clare Lynch – StR In Respiratory and General Internal Medicine, West Midlands

10.10 Haematological problems on the AMU

 Dr Georgina Mayer – StR in Haematology, West Midlands

10.40 Break and Poster Viewing

11.00 Dealing with Acute Kidney Injury on the AMU

Dr James Shawcross – Acute medicine and renal consultant, associate clinical director at Cumbria Royal Infirmary

11.30 Syncope on the AMU

Dr Allen Wilson – StR in Geriatric and General Internal Medicine

12.00 Acute Internal Medicine and the NHS

Dr Sue Crossland – Consultant Acute Physician, Bradford Royal Infirmary and Treasurer for the Society for Acute Medicine

12.25  Careers in Acute Internal Medicine – Ask the SpRs

13.10 Lunch and poster viewing

13.50 Masterclasses (3x50min sessions) 

Radiology on AMU

Speaker tbc

Echo and Ultrasound - Practical session

AIM Consultants and StRs

Clinical reasoning & Cognitive bias

Dr Nicola Cooper - Consultant Acute Physician & Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Derby Teaching Hospitals 

16.50  Closing Remarks and Prize Winners

17.00 Close