Faculty of Intellectual Disability Psychiatry Annual Conference 2019

26Sep

Day 1

27Sep

Day 2

Timings TBC
Location Hilton Leeds City, Neville Street, Leeds, LS1 4BX
CPD 1 per hour (subject to peer group approval)
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Faculty of Intellectual Disability Psychiatry Annual Conference 2019

Event Information

Rooms are available at the Hilton for conference delegates at the agreed rate of £120 per night. You can book them online through a dedicated booking website

Please also check comparison websites as they may occasionally offer cheaper rates.

Early-bird fees are available until 9th September.

 Non member RateMember RateReduced Rate*Subsidised Rate**FY &
Medical Student 
Rate
Whole conference£330 €£300 €£250 €£150 €£60 €
Thursday only£170 €£150 €£130 €£80 €£35 €
Friday only£170 €£150 €£130 €£80 €£35 €

*ST 4-6, SAS Doctors, Affiliate Members.

**CT1-3, Retired Members, Subsidised Fee Members

Leeds City Train Station is approximately a three minute walk to the hotel. Leave via the new South Entrance located on the south concourse above Platform 16. Bear left after exiting and cross the foot bridge onto Little Neville Street. Walk to the end of Little Neville Street, Hilton Leeds City is located on the left hand side.

Hotel Car Park
The hotel has an onsite car park for 80 vehicles. Large cars and 4x4's can access and be parked with care, but please be aware of tight turning areas.

Download a copy of the 2019 programme.

The Faculty of Intellectual Disability Psychiatry invites submissions for poster presentation at their Annual Conference in September 2019. All submissions will be reviewed ahead of the conference and successful authors will be invited to present their work as a poster. The deadline for submissions is 5th August 2019.

You can submit your abstract through our online portal

 

Alec Shapiro Prizes

We’re delighted to offer these prizes in the name of Dr Alexander Shapiro, who was one of the great figures in the tradition of learning disability psychiatry. He received the CBE in recognition of his extensive contribution to medical literature.

To enter you must be working in the UK as a specialty trainee CT/FTSTA 1-3, ST4-6/LATs and SpR, or be a Member of the College in a training post. Two prizes, best poster presentation (£150) and best oral presentation (£200).

  • Three assessors nominated by our Chair will judge and presentation at the meeting. Both presentations will be judged on clarity of presentation, time-keeping, originality of content, relevance to meeting, methodology and clarity of ideas; for the oral presentation quality of aids is an additional category
  • If no applications are of a satisfactory standard, no award will be made.

You can submit your abstract through our online portal

 

Jack Piachaud Medical Student Poster Prize

We’re delighted to be able to offer this prize to medical students based at a UK university. Students should present a poster based on a project/audit in learning disabilities at the our Autumn residential conference. A prize of £75 will be awarded to a winning poster. You can submit your abstract through our online portal

  • All applicants must be medical students at a university in the United Kingdom and they should present a poster based on a project/audit in learning disabilities.
  • Two assessors nominated by the Academic Secretary will judge the poster and presentation at the meeting.
  • Posters will be judged on clarity of presentation, originality of content, relevance to meeting, methodology and clarity of ideas.
  • No prize will be awarded if there are no entries which meet the required standard.

 

For further information, please contact:

Email: jonathan.bennett@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Jonathan Bennett

Contact number: 020 3701 2615

Event Location

Location: Hilton Leeds City, Neville Street, Leeds, LS1 4BX

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