UK Critical Care Research Forum 2020 -POSTPONED

NEW DATE - June 17th & 18th 2021

Here's what we had planned for 2020....

The thirteenth national forum for clinical research in critical care, emergency medicine and acute medicine (UKCCRF) will be held at The John McIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls, Edinburgh on Thursday 11th and Friday 12th June 2020.

The Forum is your opportunity to:

  • Present new study proposals
  • Provide/receive constructive peer review/feedback/mentorship
  • Update on “hot topics” in clinical trials
  • Network with peers and meet new collaborators

UKCCRF20/21 Host

Dr Michael Gillies

Dr Mike Gillies and his colleagues will be providing a warm Scottish welcome to delegates attending this year's UK Critical Care Research Forum at the John McIntyre Conference Centre in Edinburgh.

Registration

Registration is available using the registration form below. The Forum will start at 09:15 on Thursday 11th June (registration from 08:30) and end at 16:45 on Friday 12th June.  Lunch and refreshments will be served on both days. The programme will be uploaded very shortly.

Please complete the attached Registration Form and return it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Monday 1st June 2020 or complete the registration details on the epay facilities at https://edin.ac/2Nmrvnx

Please note that your place will not be booked until payment has been received (see payment options on the registration form).

You will receive confirmation of your booking, by email, once your payment has cleared in our account. Along with your confirmation, you will receive the venue location map and a list of suggested hotels nearby.

Cancellation

If you need to cancel your place, a full refund will only be given if This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. is informed by email at least 7 days prior to the Forum.  No refund will be given to places cancelled less than 7 days prior to the Forum or to no shows on the day.

Registration Form

Dinner & Ceilidh

We invite you to join us at the Delegates’ Dinner, which will take place on the evening of Thursday 11th June.  The evening will start at 19:30 with a wine reception followed by the Delegates Dinner and Ceilidh at 20:00 which will be held in South Hall, Pollock Halls.  If you would like to attend, please indicate this on your Registration Form.  Please note that places are limited so register early to avoid disappointment.

Study Proposals

As usual we will dedicate a high proportion of the time to presenting new study proposals with constructive peer review/feedback and provide an opportunity for investigators who wish to present updates on ongoing studies.

  • If you would like to present a new study, please complete the attached New Study Proposal Template, indicating in section 4 whether you would like to present a full proposal or an exploratory proposal.  Please send this to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 1st May 2020.
  • If you would like to present an update on an ongoing study, please email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a presentation slot by Friday 1st May 2020.

Research Working Group Meetings

Research working group meeting slots are available during the UKCCRF meeting. Chief Investigators for UK multicentre critical care trials may request a slot to allow networking with site PIs for their trials.

  • Please email with the preferred time slot as stated in the programme.
  • Please also state the number of PIs who will come to your session for the purpose of room allocation.
  • If you would like a Research Working Group meeting slot to please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with details by Friday 1st May 2020 .  Confirmation of time slot will be sent.

Location

The John McIntyre Conference Centre sits in the shadow of Arthur’s Seat and Holyrood Park. More information and pictures about the venue including a virtual tour is available from http://www.edinburghfirst.co.uk/venues/john-mcintyre-conference-centre/

The address is Pollock Halls, 18 Holyrood Park Rd, Edinburgh EH16 5AY

Sponsors

The Forum is the annual meeting of the UK Critical Care Research Group and is supported by

Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care

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British Association of Critical Care Nurses

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Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine

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Intensive Care National Audit & Research Centre

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Intensive Care Society

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National Outreach Forum

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Northern Irish Intensive Care Society

Scottish Intensive Care Society

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United Kingdom Clinical Pharmacy Association

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Welsh Intensive Care Society

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