NAPICU and the Scottish Patient Safety Programme hosted a Quarterly Meeting in Glasgow at the Studio on Hope Street on Thursday 29th June 2017. The first quarterly meeting held in Scotland for a few years now and it was enjoyed by all who attended.
On Friday 19th May, NAPICU hosted a local quarterly meeting with the Priory Group at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle. The theme for the day was Meeting the Challenges within CAMHS PICUs. To view the preliminary programme for the day please click here
NAPICU hosted their previous local quarterly meeting on Friday 10th February 2017, with Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust. This meeting will be held at the Mayfield Suite, Fulwood House, to view the preliminary programme please click here. We had an excellent turn out of over 60 delegates in attendance at this meeting.
NAPICU held a quarterly meeting hosted by Birmingham and Soulihull NHS Foundation Trust on Thursday 10th of November 2016. The theme for the day was Clinical Challenges within the PICU environment and included lectures from Dr Faisil Sethi who discussed Clinical Perspectives in the later stages of Rapid Tranquilisation, and Mr Robert Care / Ms Nicola Cluley who discussed Seclusion innovation / Seclusion in practice. To view the preliminary programme for the event please click here.
The previous NAPICU Quarterly Meeting was hosted by Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust Innovations in PICU practice on Thursday 7th July 2016, at the NEW Beckfield PICU, Hopewood Park Medical Centre. If you would like to view the presentations from the day, click here.
NAPICU hosted a local quarterly meeting in partnership with Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust on Friday 3rd June 2016 at Hallam Conference Centre, London. To view the presentations from the event, please click here
Further details of upcoming Local Quarterly Meetings will be added shortly. To stay up to date with all NAPICU event and membership information, please contact us to be added to the mailing list.
Hosting a meeting will enable your unit to develop local networks, hear presentations from local practitioners and showcase local best practice and expertise.
The NAPICU Administration team can advise you about selecting a venue and will assist you advertising your event. They will oversee the registration of delegates and assist running your event on the day.
Attendance at Local Quarterly Meetings is free for NAPICU members, a small fee applies for non-members.
Hosting a meeting is a great opportunity to make contact with colleagues and build relationships with nearby units. Put your unit on the map, educate others with examples of your good practice and learn from those who attend.
If you are interested in hosting a Local Quarterly Meeting and would like more information please contact the NAPICU administrative office by emailing email@example.com or by telephoning 01355 244585.
To give you an idea of what other units have done in the past you can view the programme for the July 2014 meeting by clicking here and the programme for the May 2014 meeting, which was an international meeting in Iceland, by clicking here.
International NAPICU members may host a NAPICU Local Quarterly Meeting outside of the UK. Guidance on organising an international meeting can be downloaded here.