This years National OPAT Conference intends to build and grow on the successes of previous events and will once again bring together world renowned speakers and experts to discuss and learn about upcoming challenges in the OPAT setting
Abstract submission for the 2017 National OPAT Conference is now OPEN.
Please note that the date for oral presentation submissions has been extended and now closes on 23rd October with final submissions for posters being 10th November.
Refer to the guidelines and template below and email your submission to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: accepted poster presentations should be printed in size A1, portrait orientation.
Early Bird Rates now apply for registrations. Early bird discounts are available until 4th October 2017
You are able to register online until 10th December 2017. Onsite registrations will be available.
The standard rates apply only to healthcare professionals working for NHS or equivalent. Prospective delegates that work for commercial organisations that are not a sponsor of the event are required to register as a corporate delegate.
Discounts available for:
BSAC members (5%)
Abstract Submission (5%)
BSAC member & Abstract Submission (10%).
Please choose your registration type and discount qualification criteria and your ticket price will be updated at checkout accordingly.
Single Day registrations are also available for standard and nurse registrations and this option is available within the online registration system.
If you have any further questions please call 01353780060 and ask for Delegate Registration.
The ICC is a truly world-class venue and one of Europe’s most high profile conference centres. Located in the heart of Britain’s second capitol the ICC offers a convenient and accessible conference location with all the facilities you will need during OPAT 2017.
The ICC is located centrally in Birmingham city centre and is easily accessible by road from all over the UK. Visitors from any direction can travel in to Birmingham using many different routes connected to the following motorways: M1, M5, M6, M6 Toll, M40 and M42.
There is abundant, secure multi-storey parking available located within the Barclaycard Arena, which is just a short walk away from the ICC. Both the ICC and Barclaycard Arena are signposted on motorways and major roads and are marked on most road maps.
The ICC is served by the UK’s largest interchange rail station, Birmingham New Street and the smaller Five Ways Station. Both stations are a short walk from the ICC and taxi ranks are situated close by. Birmingham New Street has direct and regular services to Birmingham International railway station which directly links to Birmingham International Airport and The NEC. It also has many direct services to London Euston, including a service that takes just 80 minutes and runs every 20 minutes.
Birmingham’s two other city centre train stations, Moor St and Snow Hill, are also within quick and easy access of the ICC and directly connected to London Marylebone or London Paddington via an hourly service. Download our maps for walking directions from the 3 main city centre train stations.
Birmingham International Airport is one of the best connected airports in Europe. Over 50 airlines operate scheduled and charter services to more than 100 destinations including Europe, North America, the Middle East and the Indian Sub-Continent. The airport is just 8 miles from the city centre and is directly linked to Birmingham International Railway Station via an Airlink Shuttle.
The ICC is located in the well-known, accessible Broad Street area of Birmingham city centre, adjacent to Brindleyplace and Centenary Square. Download this city map and follow the below the directions.
Access to a hotel booking service will be available shortly.