RCGP Annual Primary Care Conference 2016, 6-8 October, Harrogate

The RCGP Annual Conference is renowned for attracting inspirational speakers from the UK and around the world, as well as offering practical clinical education of the highest quality.

The conference will showcase the latest clinical and policy developments across the UK and bringing together an impressive range of national and international speakers.

NHS England will be supporting the show and will be represented in the following sessions:

6 October

10:05Plenary: Dr Arvind Madan, GP and Director of Primary Care, NHS England
12:15Practice Development (A6): Demand and capacity: How understanding patient flow can help improve access to services
12:15Campaigning for General Practice (A5): Five minutes to save general practice what would you do? – Ravi Sharma, Programme Clinical Lead (Clinical Pharmacy)
14:15Campaigning for General Practice (B6): (Re)starting a career in general practice: recruitment, retention and returning – Ian Biggs, Director of Primary Care Transformation Programmes

7 October

14:00Supporting Doctors (E6): Energising primary care through support for vulnerable practices – Dr David Geddes, Head of Primary Care Commissioning

8 October

09:30Practice Development (G2): Unpacking the P’s – Pharmacists, Paramedics and Physician assistants – Ravi Sharma, Programme Clinical Lead (Clinical Pharmacy)

Talk to NHS England and New Care Models on stand 105

Find out how NHS England is working on the implementation of the General Practice Forward View. There is an opportunity to meet NHS England senior colleagues working on the delivery of the General Practice Forward View. Also meet some of the vanguards at the forefront of developing new models of care.

Follow stand activity through the NHS England Event twitter account. Join the discussion with  #rcgpac #FutureNHS #GPforwardview.