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ADAPT Conference and AGM 2016 Working Together: Multi-Disciplinary Team Wor...
It is with great pleasure and excitement that we can launch this two day conference, exploring multi-disciplinary team work in global health.
During this 2 day conference participants will be introduced to multidisciplinary team work in the global health setting. We will hear from members, other professional and experts in relation to their experience of working in the global health MDT. We will learn from the high, lows, challenges and opportunities presented within these experiences. Participants will also contribute to discussing and debating some key issues in this area and will leave more informed about the future directions of team work in global health.
The conference also includes the ADAPT AGM, for ADAPT members only, and a practical session on wheelchair provision in low resourced environments, including a presentation outlining some of the key issues faced by wheel chair providers. Places are limited on both days, and early registration is essential to avoid disappointment.
We are also proud to annouce we have our first poster competition! Please see details here.
Please find a copy of the timetable here
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Friday 18th November : Resource for London, 365 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PA.
By London Underground
Take the Piccadilly line to Holloway Road station. On leaving the station, turn left and walk that direction, under the railway bridge for five minutes. Resource for London in on the opposite side of the road and can be reached by using the pedestrian crossing.
Buses 4, 17, 29, 43, 153, 253, 259, 271, 279 and X43 stop within a short walk of Resource for London. Also there are mobility buses available in the area, these are numbered 920, 921, 923 and 927.
Saturday 19th November: National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG
Public transport recommended: follow this link on how to get here: http://www.uclh.nhs.uk/OurServices/OurHospitals/NHNN/Pages/Home.aspx
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please contact us using the form below
Do I have to attend both days?
No, there are ticketing options for attending one or both of the days depending on your availability. Each day has a different content based on the theme of the study days ‘Working Together: Multi-Disciplinary work in Global Health'. The Saturday will feature a practical session in relation to wheel chair provision in low resourced settings. This session will be facilitated by Motivation (http://www.motivation.org.uk/ )
Are refreshments provided?
Yes! Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided on both days. There will also be a social event arranged for further networking at a local pub on the Friday evening. Further information will follow nearer the time about this.
Do I have to have experience abroad to attend?
Absolutely not! We welcome people who have an interest in working internationally, even if they haven't been able to realise it yet. We are particularly welcoming any healthcare professionals that maybe interested to attend this year’s event as the theme is MDT working in global health, so please tell your friends.
Do you have questions about the ADAPT Conference 2016: Working Together: Multi-Disciplinary team working in Global Health?
Contact us on the form below.
We look forward to seeing you!