The Society for Academic Primary Care’s regional/North conference

28 - 29 November 2019, University of Central Lancashire

The regional SAPC conference for the North will take place on UCLan’s main campus in Preston on 28th and 29th of November 2019. The SAPC conferences are the main venues for discussing improvements in Primary Care provision in the UK. The Society provides a clear voice for Academic Primary Care in the complex and ever-changing Primary Care environment and offers a point of reference and contact for those seeking academic solutions to the problems in Primary Care and working for the advancement of Academic Primary Care.

Abstracts with proposals for conference presentations and posters can be submitted here.

Deadline for abstract submissions is 1 September. 

For further information including keynote speakers and call for submissions please visit SAPC North 2019.

For conference enquiries please email the Events Team ConferenceAndEvents@uclan.ac.uk or telephone: +44 (0)1772 892650.

For academic enquiries please contact Dr Izabella Penier ipenier@uclan.ac.uk

Prof. Robbie Foy, Professor of Primary Care at the Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (University of Leeds) and a GP in Leeds.

Prof. Mark Gabbey, Professor of General Practice (University of Liverpool) and Academic Associate GP at Brownlow Health.

Dr. Benjamin Jackson, Senior Clinical University Teacher (University of Sheffield) and GP Principal, Conisbrough Group Practice.

Prof Carolyn Chew-Graham, Professor of General Practice Research (Keele University), GP partner in a practice in Central Manchester and Chair of SAPC.

VENUE

The conference will take place at the University of Central Lancashire’s Preston City Campus, full details will be sent through with maps and directions upon confirmation of a place.

See details about how to get to Preston and the Campus.

ACCOMMODATION

There is a range of local accommodation available, and here are some of the options you can book:

Preston International Legacy Hotel, Marsh Lane, Preston, PR1 2YF
Approximately a 5-10 minute walk from the conference venue
Telephone: 0844 411 9028

Premier Inn Preston Central, Fox Street, Preston, PR1 2AB
Approximately a 10 minute walk from the conference venue
Telephone: 0871 527 8908
Online flexible rates available

Holiday Inn, The Ringway, Preston, PR1 3AU
Approximately a 15 minute walk from the conference venue
Telephone: 01772 567071
Fax: 01772 204842
Email: reservations@hipreston.com

Marriott Hotel, Garstang Road, Broughton, Preston. PR3 5JB
Approximately a 20 minute drive from the conference venue
Telephone: 01772 864087 (Select option 1)
Fax: 01772 861728
Email: london.regional.reservations@marriott.com

Travelodge Preston Central, Preston Farmers Office, 47 New Hall Lane, Preston PR1 5NX
Approximately a 25 minute walk or 10 minute taxi ride from the conference venue
Telephone 08719 846150
Online flexible rates available

The Park Hotel: 209 Tulketh Road, Ashton, Preston, PR2 1ES
Approximately a 10/15 minute drive from the conference venue
Telephone: 01772 726250
Fax: 01772 723743
Email: info@parkhotelpreston.co.uk

Please mention that you are attending a conference at UCLan when you make a booking, as you may be eligible for UCLan preferential rates, although you can often get better rates via the bookings websites such as bookings.comlaterooms.com expedia.com etc (this does not constitute a recommendation).

Booking Form

Please read the important notes about completing this form and the terms and conditions.

To book a place at the SAPC Annual Conference which is taking place on Thursday 28 November and Friday 29 November 2019, please complete all fields and provide details as you wish them to appear in delegate documentation.

For booking assistance, please contact the Events Team, University of Central Lancashire
Phone: +44 (0)1772 892650  E-mail: ConferenceAndEvents@uclan.ac.uk

Important notes about completing this form and the terms and conditions which apply are set out on this form. By submitting your booking form you are confirming that you accept these terms and conditions.  Please note that we reserve the right, in our absolute discretion, to refuse your application to attend the event and that your place at the event is subject to confirmation from us in writing that your booking form has been accepted.

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*Section 2: Conference Fee

Full refreshments, lunch, conference documentation, access to the Keynote Speaker Sessions and Concurrent Sessions are included in the full conference fee. The fee also includes dinner a drinks reception along with Samba Band dancing on the evening of Thursday 28 November. One day attendance includes lunch, conference documentation, access to the Keynote Speaker Sessions and Concurrent Sessions on your chosen day. The conference dinner is included in the full fee but can be booked as an extra for those attending one day only or for guests. Accommodation is not included in the conference fee and must be booked separately at your chosen hotel/b&b.


Please tick choice:

Full Conference Attendance Fee, Thursday 28 and Friday 29 November 2019: £240

Student Full Conference Attendance Fee, Thursday 28 and Friday 29 November 2019: £140

Single Days Conference Attendance: £90 - please state which day you are attending in the Additional Requirements section below

Student Single Days Conference Attendance: £50 - please state which day you are attending in the Additional Requirements section below

Conference Dinner Attendance on Thursday 28 November (included in full two day rate): £35 Please state how many extra dinner places required in Additional Requirements section below

If you are presenting please put the title of your presentation in Additional Requirements below

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