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

International Conference on Physician Health

Monday 15 – Wednesday 17 September 2014

ICPH 2014

BMA HouseLast year's conference was fully subscribed with over 300 international participants.

We enjoyed welcoming you all at BMA House to meet, share and consider the effects of transitions on doctors' health and wellbeing.


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Social events

ICPH 2014 conference, social events

We held daily, interactive group sessions allowing you to meet and build on your collective experiences and share knowledge.

On Monday evening, we hosted an informal social event offering you the chance to meet fellow attendees over a light dinner and a film screening on the theme of the conference: milestones and transitions.


Forum theatre session

Consultants Conference 2013ICPH 2014 held an interactive forum theatre session on Tuesday morning.

Professional actors explored one doctor's life-changing transition, bringing the audience into the performance, imagining different responses and outcomes to situations.


Health programme

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

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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

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Programme and Abstracts

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Keynote speakers

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

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Highlights to look out for


Keynote address - Professor Dame Carol Black

Sessions and discussions on:

  • Personal and Professional Identity
  • Physicians in Distress

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Forum theatre session - Fit for Purpose?

Sessions and discussions on:

  • Cognitive Function
  • Peer Counselling and Mentoring
  • Healthy Doctors: Healthy Patients?

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Keynote address - Professor Professor Jim Lucey

Sessions and discussions on:

  • Physician Health Services

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