PLI Event Aimed at GPs: Infectious Disease/Infection Control

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Sheffield Wednesday Football Club

1867 Lounge


S6 1SW

United Kingdom

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This event is primarily aimed at GPs


Times: 13:00—13:30 hours Registration and refreshments

Start: 13:30 hours

Finish: 17:00 hours

13:30 hours Plenary Session: led by Dr Andrew McGinty

AMR Update/NICE Guidance—Common Infection Summaries

14:30 hours PPI Session with Dr Charles Heatley

15:15 hours Refreshment Break

15:40 hours Antibiotic Scenarios (E-coli/C-diff/Hepatitis B and C Update)

16:40 hours Summary and Evaluations

*Final timings for each session to be confirmed

Directions and parking information for the Venue:

Hillsborough is situated three miles north of the city centre.

By car

From The North/South/East - Exit the M1 at junction 36 and follow the A61 towards Sheffield. Continue along the road for approximately four miles until you go past Sainsburys Supermarket. Turn right (Leppings Lane) - the ground is situated on the left-hand side.

From The South/East (non matchdays only) - Leave the M1 at junction 33 and turn left towards Sheffield City Centre on the 'Sheffield Parkway' dual carriageway. Continue until the traffic lights (Cutlers Gate) and turn right on to Derek Dooley way and follow signs for the A61 towards Barnsley. Signs for Hillsborough are also prominent. The stadium is situated three miles from the city centre and is on your left-hand side after Hillsborough Park.

From the West - Take the A57 for Sheffield. As you approach the city the road splits in two - take the left fork onto the Rivelin Valley Road (A6101). Continue for approximately 3.75 miles, turn left (onto one way system) and follow the road round to the right onto Holme Lane. This road then becomes Bradfield Road. At the junction with the A61 Penistone Road, turn left towards Barnsley. Hillsborough Stadium is on the left-hand side after Hillsborough Park.

Hillsborough Stadium has three car parks. The largest of which is the first car park off Penistone Road, signposted Reception. Please do use this car park for event days.


Can I register more than 1 person at a time?

Yes, you can register multiple people at the same time. The system will give you 30 minutes to complete the registration. Please ensure that you have all the delegate details to hand.

Can I register tickets for my colleagues without knowing who is going yet?

Yes, the system will require you to complete the form anyway. Simply register using your name and details on the tickets in the first instance; see instructions below on how to amend registration information at a later date.

How do I amend my delegate details / registration information / workshop choices?

You can update your delegate information at any time up to the week before the event. Simply set up an account with Eventbrite using the email address you registered with, locate the name of the event you wish to make changes and click ‘Manage Order’, then ‘Edit’. Any amendments made after cut-off date are not guaranteed to be included on the delegate list.

I can no longer attend; can I cancel or transfer my ticket?

To cancel your ticket login to your Eventbrite account and click ‘Cancel Order’. If you later change your mind you will need to re-register (subject to availability). To transfer your ticket to a colleague, please see the above instructions on how to update your delegate information.

What do I do on arrival at the venue?

Make your way to the main entrance for registration. There will be a registration desk clearly signposted with sign-in sheets. Sign-in sheets will be alphabetical order by surname, please find your name on the list and sign yourself in.

Do I need to bring any tickets with me on the day?

No, as long as you have completed the registration and received a confirmation email then we will have your details. You may want to keep a copy of the ticket with your workshop choices for each session for reference.

I’ve not received an email, am I registered?

If you have registered yourself, you will receive a confirmation booking email upon successful registration; this is normally sent out immediately upon completion. If you have not received an email then please log into Eventbrite and check your details and update accordingly. The Events Team are not responsible for any errors made on your registration form so please check these details carefully to ensure that they are correct.

If your practice manager has registered on your behalf, please check with them that they have received the confirmation email and retain a copy of this for confirmation. Please do not assume that you are booked on until you have received a confirmation of your booking from your practice manager in the form of a registration confirmation email.

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1867 Lounge


S6 1SW

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