Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Conference & Workshops

Part of the BSAC OPAT Initiative

OPAT Regional Workshops 2023

June-July 2023

Our 2023 in-person OPAT Regional Workshops will take place in 4 locations.

Registration and abstract submission now open!

Glasgow – 9 June, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons
Birmingham – 23 June, IET Austin Court
Belfast – 7 July, Crowne Plaza
London – 14 July, 20 Cavendish Square, Royal College of Nursing

OPAT Service Directory
Is your Trust / Board listed in the OPAT Service Directory? Click here to check, and if not please enter your service https://e-opat.com/service-directory-list/

For any questions regarding this workshop series, please contact Esme Carruthers.

Please note that programme content will vary by location, details to follow.

 

0930
Registration
1000
Welcome and introduction
1005
BSAC OPAT Initiative overview – Where are we now?

Local discussion (Part 1)
1020
Presentation 1
1035
Presentation 2
1050
Presentation 3
1105
Presentation 4

1120
Break

Local discussion (Part 2)
1150
Presentation 5
1205
Presentation 6
1220
Presentation 7
1235
Presentation 8

1250
Lunch

Spotlight on... (details to follow)
1350
Session to be confirmed
1420
Discussion on local issues/lessons learnt

1445
Summary & closing remarks
1500
Close

Registration

Registration is now open for this series of in-person workshops.

Registration fees:
BSAC Members (NHS/not for profit) £50
Non-BSAC Members (NHS/not for profit) £75
Commercial £200
Student £30

Please use the registration links below to register your attendance at your chosen workshop location.

For any queries regarding registration, please contact Esme Carruthers.

Glasgow

9 June

Birmingham

23 June

Belfast

7 July

London

14 July

Abstracts

Please submit your abstract(s) using the online submission form for consideration for POSTER presentation at the OPAT Workshops.

The deadline for abstract submission is 1200hrs UK time on Friday 12 May 2023.

To view the posters presented at the 2022 workshop series please click here.

Please note our Conditions of Submission:
1. The presenting author must register for their chosen workshop.
2. Abstracts must be submitted by 1200hrs UK time on Friday 12 May 2023.
3. The first author should ideally be the presenting author. All correspondence will be sent to the lead author.
4. If selected for poster presentation authors are required to submit their poster in pdf (landscape) format prior to the first workshop for inclusion on the virtual poster platform.
5. All abstracts need to be submitted using the online submission form.

Format of Abstracts:
Abstracts should be no longer than 400 words and contain:
• an initial statement of specific objectives of the study, unless this is given in the title;
• a brief statement of methods;
• a summary of the results obtained;
• specific conclusions.

For any queries regarding abstract submissions, please contact Esme Carruthers.

    Lead Author Name
    Lead Author Contact Email
    Role and Organisation
    Presentation Preference (please select)
    Abstract Title
    Author Names and Organisations
    Structured Abstract (maximum word count 400 including graphs)
    Please indicate which 2023 Workshop event you are submitting the abstract for

    Sponsorship

    There are various sponsorship opportunities available to support this workshop series. Please contact Esme Carruthers for further details.

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