The West Midlands BDA branch event on:
'Putting the patient First: Better Nutritional care - Better Outcomes' and annual AGM'
26th October 2016 @ The Studio, Birmingham
Kindly sponsored by Fresenius Kabi Ltd.
17.00-17.30 - Registration
17.30-17.40 - Fresenius Kabi Ltd. - company update
17.40 - 17.50 - AGM
17.50 - 18.20 - PENG outcomes toolkit - Anne Holdoway, Consultant Dietitian, Chair Elect - BDA and Chair of PENG
18.20 - 19.00 - Buffet supper and networking
19.00 - 19.30 - ERAS and patient outcomes - Laura Nicholson, specialist upper GI dieittian, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham
19.30 - 20.00 - Future proofing your profession, through making your mark. Lucy Jones, award winning dietitian.
20.00-20.15 - Questions and close
Location and Travel Instructions
There are three railway stations within walking distance of thestudio: Birmingham New Street, Snow Hill and Moor Street. New Street Station is just two minutes walk from thestudio.
Follow Way out Victoria square past Boots and Delice de France, cross the road and head up Lower Temple street passing between Caffé Nero and Ladbrokes. Turn right at Starbucks (on the right hand street corner) and continue down New Street. Take the second street on your left (Cannon Street) just before the Jack Wills store. thestudio is halfway up Cannon Street on the right hand side.
From the North via M6
Leave the M6 at jct 6 (signposted Birmingham East and Central) then follow the A38(M) for approx 2 miles. Continue forward onto A38 but keep left (do not go over the first flyover) and turn off A38 (signposted Bull Ring Shopping). At the roundabout take the first exit past the fire station. Follow James Watt Queensway for a quarter of a mile and turn right (signposted High Street parking) Follow Dale End and High Street Car Park Entrance on the left hand side.
From London and the South East via M40
At Jct 3A of the M40 take theleft hand lane and Join the M42(N) Exit the M42 at Jct 4. Take the second exit at the roundabout and follow A34 (Stratford Road) towards Birmingham for approx 9 miles. At the Camp Hill Circus roundabout take the second exit straight on and follow the B4100 past the Renault garage on the left up through Digbeth. The road bears left and right then passes St Martins Church, keep Bull Ring on your left and turn left onto Moat Lane. The road immediately bears to the right, stay in the left lane and take the second left onto Albert Street, High Street Car Park is immediately in front of you.
From the South West via M5
Leave the M5 at junction 1, turn right, the 4th exit, A41 Birmingham Road. Follow the A41 for three miles then keep left avoiding the flyover and at Holloway Head Roundabout take the ring road signposted A38(M) Go straight over first roundabout then turn right following signs for City Centre and Bull Ring Parking, Children’s Hospital. Follow New Town Row, keeping on the right to go under Lancaster Circus underpass. Follow James Watt Queensway for a quarter of a mile and turn right (signposted High Street parking) Follow Dale End and High Street Car Park Entrance on the left hand side.
As we are a city centre venue we don’t have any onsite parking, fortunately we are able to give discounted rates at both NCP High Street, postcode B4 7LN and NCP Londonderry House, postcode B4 7LX. Both are around 10 minuets walk from thestudio.
To obtain discounted parking at the NCP car park simply ask for an NCP validation ticket for either High Street or Londerry House car park at thestudio reception. When you are ready to exit the car park, simply insert your original parking ticket into the payment machines along with the validation ticket to activate the discount. The maximum day rate will be then be reduced to around £5.
Exit the car park, turn left and walk down Dale End. Turn right opposite Marks & Spencer’s and head up Union Street, continue until you cross Corporation Street. Cannon Street is the first on the left, thestudio is halfway down Cannon Street on the left hand side.
Exit the car park and walk up Newton street to the mini roundabout on Corporation Street, (you will see the law courts to your right), turn left and follow corporation street (crossing the roundabout) all the way to House of Fraser on the right. Turn right immediately after House of Fraser and Cannon Street is the first road on the left and the studio is halfway down on the left hand side.
Exit the car park at the front entrance and cross under the flyover and continue along Navigation Street. Cross over Hill Street at the traffic lights and continue to the entrance of New Street Train Station. Cross Navigation Street next to the train station entrance but continue along Navigation street until you get to Diesel on the left, turn left here and then right at Tesco. Cannon Street is the second road on the left and thestudio is halfway up on the right.