Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Conference & Workshops

Part of the BSAC OPAT Initiative

OPAT Regional Workshops 2024

June-September 2024

Our 2024 in-person OPAT Regional Workshops will be held in 6 locations.

Belfast – 14 June, Hilton Belfast
Birmingham – 21 June, IET Birmingham
Glasgow – 28 June, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
London – 6 September, Royal College of Nursing
Bristol – 10 September, Marriott Royal Hotel
Newmarket – Date to be confirmed

Presentation slide sets and recordings from our previous workshops are available in the workshop archives.

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 programme content will vary by location.
Registration details below.

 

 

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

Local discussion (Part 1)
1020
Presentation 1
1040
Presentation 2
1100
Presentation 3

1120
Break

Local discussion (Part 2)
1150
Presentation 4
1210
Presentation 5
1230
Presentation 6

1250
Lunch

Spotlight on...
1350
Respiratory Infections
1420
Discussion on local issues/lessons learnt

1445
Summary & closing remarks
1500
Close

Registration

Registration now open!

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

Please register using the links below.

We are currently offering free registration to nurses, please contact Esme Carruthers to book your place at your chosen workshop.

Belfast

14 June

Birmingham

21 June

Glasgow

28 June

London

6 September

Bristol

10 September

Newmarket

Registration opening soon!

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 for the Belfast, Birmingham, London & Glasgow workshops is 1700hrs BST on Friday 10 May 2024.

The deadline for abstract submission for the London, Bristol & Newmarket workshops is 1700hrs BST on Friday 2 August 2024.

Please note our Conditions of Submission:
1. The presenting author must register for their chosen workshop.
2. Abstracts must be submitted by the deadline.
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.
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 2024 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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