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

Conference Overview

Join colleagues from around the world to hear current research, share inspired thinking and consider the effects of personal and professional transitions on doctors' health and wellbeing.

The conference includes a mix of exciting plenary sessions, and a wide selection of workshop and paper presentations.

Plenary sessions include keynote addresses, and a challenging forum theatre session to provide a new perspective on transitions, and explore how they affect the individual and the team.

Download the preliminary programme for an overview of the workshop and research sessions, including streams on:

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

Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities

Find out more about opportunities available to sponsor and exhibit at ICPH 2014:

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For any further queries, please contact:

Lisa Larcombe, Sales Department

Telephone: +44 (207) 383 6910

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Social Events and Health Programme

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

On Monday evening, our informal social event offers the opportunity to meet fellow attendees over a light dinner, and enjoy a topical film screening.

In addition, an optional health programme encourages attendees to stay healthy at the conference, including:

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

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

Keynote Speakers Announced for 2014

ICPH 2014 is excited to announce 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. Increasing longevity means that people need to be actively at work to a greater age, which brings additional challenges to the ever changing workplace environment. 

Life altering transitions can be gradual or sudden, anticipated or out of the blue. 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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Where to stay

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Contact us

Any questions?

Contact BMA Conferences

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