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Newcastle Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park

High Gosforth

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**You may need to access the registration link via Google Chrome**

17th & 18th October 2017

Quality Improvement for Surgical Teams (QIST) is an opportunity for Orthopaedic Surgeons, Anaesthetists, Nurses, Managers, Pharmacists and Allied Health Professionals to share best practice at a 2 day conference hosted by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust held at The Newcastle Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park.

Day 1 Tuesday 17th October 2017 9am – 5pm

6 CPD points accredited by the British Orthopaedic Association

Overview of some of the topics on the programme

Elective Hip and Knee replacement surgery

  • We are pleased to welcome back Henrik Husted, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon & Arthroplasty Lead, Hvidovre Hospital Copenhagen
  • Live debate: “We should routinely use tourniquets for knee replacement surgery”

Hip Fracture

  • Role of Anaesthetist in Reducing Hip Fracture Mortality
  • Optimising Peri-Operative Care of the Elderly Patients
  • Northern Hip Fracture Network

Full programme coming soon



Day 2 Wednesday 18th October 2017 9am – 4:15pm

6 CPD points accredited by the British Orthopaedic Association

Overview of some of the topics on the programme

Surgical Site Infection

  • Biofilms
  • Opening a Bone Infection Unit
  • Challenges in Development of PICC & CVC Service for Management of Infection for the Orthopaedic Patient
  • Live debate: Ring Fencing Orthopaedic Elective Beds Prevents Infection
  • Oxford Bone Infection Unit
  • OVIVA

Full programme coming soon



The day delegate rate includes:

  • Full day conference
  • Delegate pack
  • Unlimited refreshments throughout the day
  • Buffet lunch
  • Free onsite car parking

There is a free gala dinner on the evening of 17th October (after-dinner speaker soon to be announced) with drinks reception beginning at 7pm. Please note however, that tickets are limited and being offered on a first come, first served basis. Don't forget to select your ticket at time of registration.

Click below to book your accommodation for QIST

Click below to book your accommodation for QIST

Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park - Book your group rate for QIST

Click below to book your room at the Travelodge Gosforth (just across the road from the venue). Please note no restaurant facilities. Breakfast is available at the Marriott for a charge of £10 per person. No booking required, just advise restaurant staff that you are attending the QIST conference.

https://www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/470/Newcastle-Gosforth-hotel


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FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking at the Marriott Hotel.

Newcastle Airport approx 6 miles

Newcastle Central Station approx 9 miles

2.8 miles from nearest A1 junction (A1056) Gosforth

Tyne Tunnel approx 9 miles


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email qist@nhct.nhs.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes please

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High Gosforth

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Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 5HN

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