2018 REGIONAL OPAT WORKSHOPS & 2018 NATIONAL OPAT CONFERENCE

The 2018 meetings intend to build and grow on the success of previous events and will once again bring OPAT stakeholders together to discuss and learn about upcoming challenges in the OPAT setting

The workshops will give the opportunity for local debate and local solutions

OPAT Regional Workshop

Glasgow, Tuesday 1st May

IET Glasgow: Teacher Building
28 St Enoch Square,
Glasgow,
G1 4DB

Local Facilitator and Chair:
1000
Welcome and Overview
Dr Andrew Seaton, Consultant in Infectious DIseases and General Medicine, Glasgow
1010
Keynote lecture - What is new in OPAT and what is the UK initiative focusing on
Mr Mark Gilchrist, Consultant Pharmacist Infectious DIseases, Imperial College Hospitals NHS Trust

Case Studies: Local and novel approaches to OPAT
1040
Case Study 1
Claire Vallance, Lead Clinical Nurse Specialist, Glasgow
1100
Case Study 2
Fiona Robb, Antimicrobial Pharmacist, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
1120
Case Study 3
Claire McKintosh, Consultant Infectious Disease Physician, NHS Lothian

Challenges in OPAT Management
1210
Antimicrobial Stewardship within a OPAT service
Dr Andrew Seaton
1230
Key considerations for paediatric OPAT services
Conor Doherty, Consultant Paediatrician, Glasgow

1300
Cardiome sponsored session : Dalbavancin and OPAT
John Cunniffe, Consultant Microbiologist and OPAT Clinical Lead, Wirral

1415
Community and outcomes: The OPAT Service Directory and National Outcomes Registry
Felicity Drummond, Project Manager, BSAC

OPAT Soapbox - your views
Chair: Mr Mark Gilchrist
1445
OPAT competencies
1510
Local issues
Dr Andrew Seaton

1530
Meeting close
Dr Andrew Seaton

Speakers

Mark Gilchrist, Glasgow
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Andrew Seaton, Glasgow
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Registration

Standard £75

Nurse £50

The registration fee is subsidised by our industry sponsors. If you work for a commercial organisation and wish to attend the conference please contact debbie@pagemedical for the commercial rate and sponsorship packages available.
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