'The Future of Paramedic Practice'
Please find below the programme for the 2013 Conference. We are working on the programme for 2014, and as speakers confirm they will be added to our website.
09.15-09.30 Welcome Address and Introduction
Will Broughton & Adam Kenningham-Brown | Conference Organisers
09.30-10.00 Cardiac Arrest: The Future for UK Paramedics
Mark Whitbread | Consultant Paramedic, London Ambulance Service
10.00-10.30 Use of Prehospital Ultrasound
Dr Usman Jaffer | Specialist Registrar, Imperial College NHS Trust
10.30-11.00 Paramedic Airway Management: Myth's & Legends
Tim Edwards | Senior Lecturer, University of Hertfordshire
11.00-11.45 Morning Coffee, Trade Stands and Practical Sessions
11.45-12.15 Redesigning the UK Emergency Ambulance: Improving Mobile Emergency Healthcare
Gianpaolo Fusari & Ed Matthews | Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design
12.15-13.00 Keynote Address - Where is the profession going?
Professor Andy Newton | Chair, College of Paramedics
13.00-14.15 Lunch, Trade Stands and Practical Sessions
14.15-14.45 Prehospital research: Opportunities for engaging the Paramedic profession
Sarah Black | Research and Audit Manager, South Western Ambulance Service
14.45-15.15 Sepsis: is it time to act?
Tracy Nicholls | Acting Head of Quality Governance, East of England Ambulance Service
15.15-16.00 Afternoon Coffee, Trade Stands and Practical Sessions
16.00-16.45 DEBATE: Are graduate paramedics the future?
YES: Professor Andy Newton | NO: Mr Tim Edwards
16.45-17.00 Closing Address
Details may be subject to change