Spring conference and EGM

One-day Spring Seminar and Writing Workshop

Wednesday May 1st 2019.   9.30am – 5:30pm

Creating Powerful Narratives in Fact and Fiction
(plus the Society’s EGM to discuss the new constitution.)

For medics, nurses, allied healthcare professionals and students.
Non-members welcome. 

The Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT

9:00-9:30   Arrival and Gathering: Coffee, tea.

9:30    Dr Neil Wilson: Meet the Editor

10:00  Dr Graham Easton: GP and academic at Imperial College School of Medicine;
and medical journalist

Using stories to engage your audience: lessons from the BBC and the lecture theatre

11:15   Tea and Coffee Break

11:45  Professor Rodger Charlton:  GP, author and Professor of Undergraduate Primary Care Education at Leicester Medical School
What’s in a story?  Writing, publishing and marketing your own medical textbook.

13:00   Lunch

14:00  The Bard of Windmill Hill – Trevor Carter: award winning poet, storyteller and social commentator. He will entertain and inspire us. www.windmillbard.co.uk

15:00   Tea Break

15:15 Paula Lawrence (Competitions Secretary) with Trevor Carter:  our Winter Competition results, prizes, readings, and encouragement.

16:00   More from Trevor Carter: writing workshop / writing exercises, and entertainment

17:55   Closing remarks

17:00 –17:25   Extraordinary General Meeting / AGM: to approve the new constitution and elect the coming year’s committee.

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17:30  Optional extra: Short walk to Ciao Bella, Lamb’s Conduit St. for a meal / drink (pay as you go)

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