SAPC News & current events
Congratulations to Dr Nathan Davies, University College London, who is this year's winner of the Yvonne Carter award for outstanding new researcher awarded by RCGP and SAPC.
Congratulations to Professors Christine Bond and Sandra Eldridge who lead the SAPC PHoCuS group:
- Christine Bond has been made a fellow of RCGP.
- Sandra Eldridge has been awarded an NIHR Senior Investigator award.
The 2nd annual symposium on symptoms in Primary Care will be held on September 22-23 2017 in The Netherlands.
Invitations for abstract submission is open with the deadline extended to June 1st.
Full details are available on the symposium webpage.
Details of the Utrecht summer school on training and quality management in family medicine
The peer review process is well underway and all submitting authors will be notified of the outcome before the end of April.
The programme will include dangerous ideas and an educational doctoral research session as well as all the usual workshops, oral presentations, elevator pitches and posters.
The social programme includes the drinks reception and buffet supper at Warwick Arts Centre on Wednesday 12th July, following the 4th Helen Lester Memorial Lecture and the conference dinner at Wroxall Abbey Estate with music and dancing.
We are delighted to welcome Chris Dowrick as the Chair of SAPC's Awards Committee. Chris is well known to many of us as Professor of Primary Medical Care at the University of Liverpool and for giving a memorable Helen Lester Memorial Lecture at the 2016 ASM in Dublin.
The Awards Committee oversees four important areas of primary care care activity.
1. The Yvonne Carter Award for outstanding new researcher (closing date 31 January 2017).