Last Updated: 12th August 2019

Educational Workshops 2019: The partnership of AMS & IPC – Stewarding new antimicrobials & IPC practices

The Educational Workshop series for 2019 is jointly hosted by the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC), Healthcare Infection Society (HIS) and British Infection Association (BIA). The topic this year is ‘The partnership of AMS & IPC – Stewarding new antimicrobials & IPC practices’.

Through plenary lectures, case presentations and workshop discussion, delegates will hear about the latest developments and have the opportunity to share and discuss common and rare issues faced in every day practice. The workshops are open to microbiologists, infectious diseases physicians, pharmacists, nurses, scientists and other healthcare professionals working in the areas of infection prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Workshop dates

North East – Friday 11 October, Newcastle United Football Club

Salisbury – Wednesday 16 October, Salisbury Rugby Football Club

Birmingham – Thursday 17 October, Centre for Professional Development, Birmingham University

Cardiff – Friday 18 October, All Nations Centre

Edinburgh – Monday 28 October, Royal College of Physicians

North West – Tuesday 5 November, Radisson Blu Hotel Liverpool

London – Thursday 7 November, Wellcome Collection Conference Centre

Belfast – Friday 22 November, Hilton Belfast

Leeds – Friday 22 November, Radisson Blu Hotel

London – Tuesday 10 December, Wellcome Conference Collection Centre

Early booking is recommended as places are strictly limited at each venue.

Registration information

The Organising Societies are providing a grant to fund attendance for members of the BSAC, HIS and BIA working in the NHS at these workshops. Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

  • For non BSAC, HIS and BIA members working within the NHS the registration fee is £60.00 (Incl VAT) per person.
  • For BSAC, HIS and BIA members who wish to attend from industry, the registration fee is £90.00 (Incl VAT) per person.
  • For non BSAC, HIS and BIA members who wish to attend from industry, the registration fee is £150.00 (Incl VAT) per person.

To reserve your place, please complete the registration form and return to Esme Carruthers at ecarruthers@bsac.org.uk

If the workshop of your choice is oversubscribed, your name will be added to the waiting list and you will be notified if a place becomes available. PLEASE NOTE: Delegates who receive a funded place, but who fail to attend or cancel their place in writing at least 10 working days in advance of their chosen workshop, will be charged the full registration fee.