Here is the timetable for the parallel sessions being run by the “Being Here” Programme. As always, there may be last minute changes.
|THURSDAY 22nd OCTOBER|
|14:15 - 15:15||"Training and Education to support rural practice: a problem or a solution?"
Dr Ronald MacVicar,
Director of Postgraduate General Practice Education,
NHS Education for Scotland,
Centre for Health Science, Inverness.
|FRIDAY 23rd OCTOBER|
|09:00 - 10:00||"Planning health services at a regional level."
Kerry Russell, Associate Director of Regional Planning,
Dr W Michael Bissett, Regional Medical Director,
North of Scotland Planning Group.
|16:00 - 17:00||Rapid response to stroke: Remotely supported point of care ultrasound
Dr Leila Eadie
Research Fellow,Centre for Rural Health, University of Aberdeen.
Dr Ashish Stephen MacAden
Specialty Doctor in Stroke and Rehabilitation Medicine, Raigmore Hospital, &
Honorary Lecturer, University of Aberdeen
|SATURDAY 24th OCTOBER|
|08:30 - 09:30||LymeMAP. "One small step for Lochaber Man; One giant leap for Tic-Kind."
European Space Research to prevent our rural disease.
Dr James Douglas
Tweeddale Medical Practice,
Fort William Health Centre,
|14:00 - 15:00||"Future Thinking & Future Planning: Accessing New Technologies for Healthcare in Highland"
Frances Hines, Research, Development & Innovation Manager,
|16:00 - 17:00||An interactive look at the interface between primary, secondary and social care.
Dr Gill Clarke
Rural GP and Fellowship co-ordinator.
Dr Iain Munro
GP Trainee & Belford "Graduate".
Click here for more information on the Being Here Programme.