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Prehabilitation: Principles & Practice for Supporting Patients to Get Fit for Surgery/Treatment

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This conference focuses on Prehabilitation – Principles and Practice, and will provide a practical guide to delivering an effective prehabilitation programme, ensuring patients are fit for surgery or treatment. The conference will look at preoperative optimisation of patients fitness and wellbeing through exercise, nutrition and psychological support. The conference will use case studies from cancer treatment, and getting patients fit for surgery to explore the benefits in terms of outcomes and patient care. 

“The importance of prehabilitation is increasingly being recognised.”

Bhavisha Pattani, Associate Medical Director, NHS England July 2019

“Fitter patients who are able to improve their health and activity levels recover from surgery more quickly and with fewer complications.”

The Royal College of Anaesthetists

This conference has two split streams in the afternoon -

  • Stream A Focus: Effective Prehabilitation Programmes. 
  • Stream B Focus: Benefits of Psychological Prehabilitation.

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to deliver effective prehabilitation
  • Learn from outstanding practice in implementing a prehabilitation programme 
  • Reflect on national developments and learning
  • Improve the way we support patients to prepare themselves, physically and emotionally for surgery/treatment
  • Develop your skills in integrating Prehabilitation into the Care Pathway
  • Learn from case studies in both cancer treatment and preparation for surgery 
  • Understand how you can improve emotional and psychological support 
  • Identify key strategies for improving physical activity, exercise and behavior change 
  • Work with patients to improve nutrition
  • Ensure you are up to date with the latest evidence
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

Speakers Include:

June Davies

Allied Health Professional Advisor
Macmillan Cancer Support

Dr Tarannum Rampal

Clinical Director, Prehabilitation
Kent and Medway Cancer Alliance

Virtual Attendance

Our online virtual events include a combination of live webcam presentations, training materials, video sessions and interactive exercises.

All you need is a quiet space, a good internet connection and PC or laptop with camera and microphone to allow you to see, hear and speak to the facilitator and other delegates. We will provide full instructions for accessing the platform along with login details. 

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Exhibition & Sponsorship Packages

This conference offers a valuable opportunity for industry suppliers to personally meet with their target audience where they will have time to talk and demonstrate the benefits of their products. High quality specialist audiences make having a presence at our events a highly targeted and cost effective marketing channel.

Why Exhibit?

Having a presence at this event will give you the opportunity to:

  • Demonstrate your product, system or service
  • Network and engage face to face with your key audience o 
  • Generate new business leads
  • Gain exposure for your brand and raise the profile of your organisation
  • Understand the current needs of your audience and challenges they’re facing
  • Update your knowledge of national policy and local developments  

Enquire

Contact Carolyn Goodbody for exhibition and sponsorship prices, or to discuss a tailored package to suit your needs and budget.

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