Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care Annual Scientific Day Stoneleigh Park, Coventry


24th November 2009
Programme and Invited Speakers

Suitable for all practitioners in pre hospital care, this conference will provide updates on process planning and critical decision making in pre hospital care.

08:45 - 09:30    Registration

09:30 - 09:35    Introduction & Welcome                Prof Keith Porter

09:35 - 10:05    Pre-Hospital Obstetric Emergencies            Pete Gregory

10:05 - 10:40    Pre-Hospital Critical Care                Dr James French

10:40 - 11:00    Coffee

11:00 - 11:35    Swine Flu – Lessons Learnt                Dr Simon Stockley

11:35 - 12:10    From the Battle Field to the NHS             Prof Ian Greaves
Lessons Learnt

12:10 - 13:45    Lunch, Exhibition and poster viewing

13:45 – 14:15   “Characteristics Associated with Latex            Melissa A. Bentley BS,
                             NREMT-P.  Sensitivity among Nationally Certified              Monash University, Australia
                             EMS Professionals”                                                                   999 EMS Research Forum
                                           Invited speaker

14:15:15:05    999 Emergency Research Forum Presentations:

        War and Peace? Strategies by Emergency Care                            Practitioners to integrate into healthcare teams in
the UK.                            Pat Coleman

                 Investigation of patient and practitioner views on
improving pain management in the prehospital setting    Anne Spaight

           Temperature post out of hospital cardiac arrest – the
TOPCAT STUDY                            Richard Lyon    
Before the Fall:    a discussion paper on the organisational
difficulties of setting up complex randomised control
trials in emergency pre-hospital care            Gareth Thomas        

15:05 - 15:45    How Far Can you Run and Jump                T.B.C.
        Update on the 2012 Olympics

15:45 - 16:00    Tea

16:00 - 16:30    Standard Setting in Pre Hospital Care -            Dr Simon Brown

16:30 -17:00    Pre-Hospital Thoracotomy                Mr Richard Steyn

17:00 - 17:05    Emergency Research Forum - AWARDS                

17:05 - 18:00    Gibson Lecture - 'Establishing UK Trauma Systems
- the challenges and levers'                Professor Keith Willett

18:00        Annual General Meeting of the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care

FPHC Members        £20:00
Non-FPHC Members    £40.00

Cheques payable to ‘The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh’.

BACS Payment please contact Lindsay Millar
For further information please contact: Lindsay Millar, 0131 527 1732, l.millar@rcsed.ac.uk
To download a registration form please visit: www.FPHC.INFO

This conference is supported by the College of Paramedics, the 999 Emergency Research Forum, JRCALC and BASICS.