2019 MCA Symposium - Alcohol and Addiction: Policies, Strategies and Competencies

***We are offering a 10% early bird discount for all booking payments received by 1.7.19

Programme

**5 CPD points to be confirmed

 

 

 

9:30

Registration & Refreshments

10:00

10:15

10:45

Welcome Prof Colin Drummond  (MCA Chair)

Addiction Policy and the Public Good Prof Sir John Strang

Developing Addiction Competencies across the Medical Workforce – The Elephant in the Room Prof Julia Sinclair

11:15

Mid-morning break & refreshments

11:30

MCA AGM **MCA members only

12:00

Max Glatt Memorial Lecture Cirrhosis and the Mark of Disgrace Prof Nick Sheron

13:00 – 14:10

Lunch

 

Lunch & Networking

13:40 – 14:10

MCA Regional Advisors Meeting

**Regional Advisors only

13:40 – 15:10

Nursing Competencies

Iain Armstrong  Alcohol Programme Manager, Public Health England

Dr Carmel Clancy Professor, Mental Health & Social Work, Middlesex University

Mark Holmes Blenheim CDP

Adrian Jugdoyal Lecturer & Rachel Alexander 3rd Year Adult Nursing Student, University of West London

 

14:10 – 15:10

Alcohol, Drugs and Students

An interactive session focussing on student health issues from a number of perspectives.

 

15:15

Developing a Strategy for Harm Reduction in Older People with Alcohol Use Disorders Dr Tony Rao

15:45

Close & refreshments

Booking

Booking fees include include lunch and refreshments

Non-Member: £175

MCA Member: £100

Non-Member(student/retired): £85

MCA Member(student/retired): £50

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***New members joining the MCA will automatically receive the member's rate