BACCN host a number of events both nationally and regionally. The BACCN annual conference takes place each September and will be celebrating its 33rd year in 2018. For more information on all BACCN events and external events please see below:


33rd Annual BACCN Conference 2018

17 & 18th September 2018
Bournemouth International Centre

Sustainability in Excellence: The Future of Critical Care

For more information visit the conference website

For sponsorship and exhibition opportunities contact Nicole Dixon or call 0191 241 4523


View regional events by month:

March 2018

South West Region Presents - Disentangling Delirium, Monday 12th March. Click here for more info

April 2018

Wales Region Presents - The aBc Series: Complex Respiratory Care made easy, Wednesday 18th April 2018. Click here for more info

Yorks & Lincs Region Presents - Where Obstetrics meets Critical Care, Tuesday 24th April 2018. Click here for more info

Midlands Region Presents - Helping our patients breathe easy, Monday 30th April 2018. Click here for more info

June 2018

Southern Region Presents - Major Incident study day, Friday 8th June 2018. Click here for more info

View events by region:


   Central South       Midlands          Military        North West   Northern   Northern Ireland  
   Scotland    South West Southern  Wales  Wessex

  Yorks & Lincs  



Twitter Chats

Members of the BACCN board will be hosting regular Twitter Chats and encourage you to join them at @BACCNUK. Dates are listed below and remember to use the relevent # to follow the conversation. 

New to Twitter? CLICK HERE to download our step by step guide on how to get involved and join in the conversation

All chats will take place 19:00 - 20:00

 *Topics subject to change*


Effective Nurse Prescribing in End of Life Care

Monday 26 February 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring nurse prescribers on prescribing at the end of life. It is widely recognized that pain and symptom control at the end of life is not always optimal, the development of nurse prescribing has a key role in improving pain and symptom control for patients at the end of life. The conference, which includes national updates, extended in depth sessions and case studies will focus on developing your skills and competence as a nurse prescriber in end of life care.

Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPEndofLife

A 20% discount is available by quoting ref - hcuk20baccn when booking. (Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)

Please visit for more info or email


38th ISICEM 

20th-23rd March 2018
Brussels Meeting Centre

The International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine is organised by the department of Intensive Care Emergency Medicine of Erasme University Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, in association with the Belgian Society of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (SIZ). The objectives of this four day symposium are to provide participants with an up to date review of the most recent, clinically relevant, developments in research, therapy, and management of the critically ill. The meeting is open to all physicians, nurses and other health professionals with an interest in critical care or emergency medicine. 


Critical Care Network of National Nurse Leads (CC3N)

Critical Care Synposium 8th June 2018 in Leeds

For more information see below.

Registration form 2018 CC3N Symposium.doc