“The essential event for anyone interested in improving care for older people”, Professor Simon Conroy, University Hospitals of Leicester

This national conference is provided by the Acute Frailty Network.

29th June 2017, Central London

  • Only £79 for members of AFN or NHS Elect
  • Only £99 for non-members
Early bird rate for non-members of £79 if booked before 30 April 2017.

Places are limited so please book soon to guarantee your place.

Why attend?

  • Be inspired by renowned speakers
  • Hear about the very latest best practice in acute frailty
  • Gain practical insights that could be applied straight away
  • Meet with like-minded colleagues from across the UK

What topics does it cover?

  • Developing the role of ANPs specialising in older people living with frailty
  • The Silver Book
  • The principles of AFN
  • Clinical case studies from AFN sites
  • Designing a frailty system
  • How the system needs to improve for frail older people

Who are the speakers?

Keynote speakers include:

  • Dr Martin Wilson, Consultant, Geriatrician, Raigmore Hospital,Inverness
  • Prof Martin Vernon, National Clinical Director for Older People and Integrated Care, NHS England 
  • Dr Ian Sturgess, Regional Medical Director (South), NHS Improvement
  • Elizabeth Sargeant OBE, Transformation Director Health & Social Care, Barking, Havering & Redbridge System
  • Prof Suzanne Mason, Emergency Medicine, University of Sheffield
  • Roy Lilley, Publisher of E-newsletter for NHS managers
  • Prof Simon Conroy, University Hospitals of Leicester & Acute Frailty Network

Please​ click on the following link for the conference flyer: AFN National Conference 2017 Final


If you have any questions, please email the AFN team at frailtyevents@nhselect.org.uk or call 020 7520 9088