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BACCN Virtual Conference 2020

BACCN Virtual Conference 2020

14 September 2020
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Regional Events

Regional Events

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Twitter Chats

Twitter Chats

See our scheduled Twitter Chat Events here.

Espresso Virtual Education

Espresso Virtual Education

Future session details and Espresso
Past session recordings available

BACCN Webinars

BACCN Webinars

Future Webinars and past Webinar recordings here.

BACCN Journal Club

BACCN Journal Club

See details on the next Journal Club Here

HC-UK Events

HC-UK Events

Discounts available for BACCN Members

SBK Healthcare Events

SBK Healthcare Events

Discounts available for BACCN Members

BACCN Events

BACCN host a number of events both nationally and regionally. The BACCN Annual Conference takes place each September and will be celebrating its 35th year in 2020.  Information on all BACCN events can be found on the boxes above - for Annual Conference and Regional Events -  and external events can be found below.

External Events

Events relevant to our members will be advertised here upon request and approval of the BACCN National Board.  If your organisation is interested in utilising this space to advertise an upcoming event, please contact  for more information.

Medical travel in the COVID-19 era: Where we are and where we’re going

Thursday 15 October 2020, 6.30pm – 8pm

The RCN Critical Care and Flight Nursing Forum are hosting a free webinar.  Topics will include:

  • COVID-19 and commercial air travel: A MedAire perspective
  • Changing times for medical assistance
  • Air ambulance industry perspective : Complex medicine and logistics in a rapidly changing

Secure your free place and find out more at


​ASPiH Virtual Conference

ASPiH Virtual Conference – 10th and 11th November 2020

In response to the global challenge posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, ASPiH will deliver this year’s conference on 10th and 11th November, using a virtual platform.  Please find the virtual program HERE

In light of the global impact, this is the perfect opportunity for the simulation industry to come together and continue to share knowledge, support and update the community during these challenging times by offering a conference through a virtual platform. Please see the following link as a guide to the platform we will be using - OnAIR Release video.


The Federation of Infection Societies Conference 2020

FIS/HIS International 2020, 9-11 November, Online


FIS is a unique conference which includes the collaboration of societies across the UK with interests in different aspects of infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, biomedical science and infection control; the conference will be an invaluable source of education, inspiration and networking opportunities and if you are a healthcare professional with an interest in healthcare infection diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control, you will benefit from attending. 


For further information and registration please click HERE


Encephalitis Conference 2020

8Th December, London, Royal College of Physicians

The Encephalitis Conference is dedicated exclusively to encephalitis and covers epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation in both children and adults, covering both infectious and autoimmune aetiologies.

The conference will take place over a full day with renowned encephalitis experts speakers, a dedicated poster presentation area and many networking opportunities. CPD points will be awarded.


Professor Tom Solomon

Professor Carsten Finke

Neurology in COVID-19 (speaker TBC)

Call for abstracts open! Deadline 30th June!

Prizes for best poster and presentation will be awarded.

Submit your abstract and book a place HERE


The 40th RCSI Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research and Education Conference

Free live streamed events from Tuesday 23 Feburary to Wednesday 3 March 2021

The Call for abstracts is open and this year again the IACCN will be hosting a Critical Care strand following invitation from the RCSI Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery.  For more information please see our FLYER


Electronic and Biomedical Engineering Conference & Exhibition (The EBME Expo) 2021

EBME Expo, 30th June – 1st July 2021, Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes

The EBME (electronic and biomedical engineering) conference and exhibition started in 2009 as a way of improving healthcare through the sharing and application of knowledge from experienced professionals involved in the management of healthcare technology.

Following on from the huge success of last year’s EBME Expo, the 2021 edition will again feature a sold out exhibition hall running alongside a CPD Accredited conference, which will play host to leading speakers from the sector. The EBME Expo also provides a range of workshop opportunities for vendor led sessions and hands-on training throughout the event.

Our exhibition will continue to be organised in line with the global ‘All Secure Standard’ for the safe opening of exhibitions.

The EBME Expo is completely free to attend, so whether you would like to attend the exhibition, conference, workshops or all three, you can register HERE now.

Guy’s & St Thomas Critical Care Nursing Symposium (More Tales from the Riverbank) POSTPONED

Guy’s & St Thomas’ is one of the largest NHS Trusts in the UK, with over 14,000 staff; an annual turnover of more than £1.2 billion; and 1.6 million patient contacts a year. Our hospitals have a long and proud history, dating back almost 900 years and have been at the forefront of medical progress and innovation since they were founded. We continue to build on these traditions and have a reputation for clinical, teaching & research excellence. The Critical Care Department is one of the largest in the UK, consisting of more than 90 beds. Our patients are admitted from a range of specialties, including medicine & surgery, cardiac, haematology, vascular, thoracics, renal, and ENT. As a tertiary referral centre, it is nationally and internationally renowned for its services, with advanced therapies including renal replacement therapy, plasma exchange, advanced respiratory and ventilatory support such as ECMO.  The Critical Care Nursing Symposium (More Tales from the Riverbank) is postponed.  We will update with the new date as soon as possible.

Full details HERE