International Conference on Physician Health - Milestones and Transitions Maintaining the Balance

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International Conference on Physician Health

Monday 15 – Wednesday 17 September 2014

Welcome to ICPH 2014

ICPH 2014, BMA House
We look forward to welcoming over 300 international attendees at BMA House to meet, share and consider the effects of transitions on doctors' health and wellbeing.

The conference is now fully subscribed.

Keynote speakers

ICPH 2014 are delighted to welcome this year's keynote speakers Professor Dame Carol Black and Professor Jim Lucey.

Dame Carol Black's opening address focuses on the groundswell in approaches to health and work, discussing issues of longevity and the workplace.

Professor Jim Lucey's multimedia presentation, our closing address, focuses on how a dramatic moment in his career affected pilot Chesley Sullenberger, and what doctors can learn from his experience.

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The conference programme includes streams on all the following topics:

Bullet pointPhysical and mental health in medical students

Bullet pointThe transition from study to practice

Bullet pointProfessionalism and professional resilience

Bullet pointStress, coping strategies and burnout

Bullet pointRetirement

Bullet pointEnd of life care

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Stay updated

If you have not secured a place at the conference, you can still stay updated on what happens.

Daily webcasts from various sessions, social media updates and up to the minute news from the conference will be available during the week.

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Health programme

An optional health programme is available during the conference, encouraging attendees to stay healthy throughout the duration.

blue tickWalk the Doc- Get some fresh air and learn about the local neighbourhood on our morning walks

blue tickRun the Doc- Join colleagues for an energetic morning run in the local area

blue tickMindfulness - Practical sessions in mindfulness techniques

blue tickQi Gong - Try this traditional Chinese practice, aligning body, breath and mind, led by our expert practitioner

Please note that places for some activities are limited. 

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Social events

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Each day, interactive small group sessions allow attendees to meet and build on their collective experience, share knowledge and discuss responses to their learning.

In the evening on Monday, we are holding an informal social event, offering an opportunity to meet fellow attendees over a light dinner, and enjoy a film screening on the theme of the conference: milestones and transitions. 

Forum theatre session

Consultants Conference 2013ICPH 2014 is excited to confirm an interactive forum theatre session at this year's conference, to be held Tuesday morning.

Using professional actors to explore one doctor’s life-changing transition, and its effects on her family and her team, the session brings the audience into the performance, imagining different responses and outcomes to situations.

Register for the conference

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Where to stay

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Contact us

Any questions?

Contact BMA Conferences

Tel: +44 (0)20 7383 6605
Tel: +44 (0)20 7383 6137

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Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities

Spaces are still available for sponsorship and exhibitions at ICPH 2014.

For any further queries, please contact:

Lisa Larcombe, Sales Dept

+44 (207) 383 6910

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