21st Annual British Association of Critical Care Nurses Conference (BACCN Conference 200)

Venue: Newcastle Racecourse

Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Sep 11, 2006 End Date/Time: Sep 13, 2006
Registration Date: Sep 11, 2006
Early Registration Date: Jun 30, 2006
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 21, 2006
Paper Submission Date: Apr 21, 2006
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The prestigious 21st National BACCN Conference is taking place on Monday 11th, Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th September 2006. This exciting landmark event, which signifies the ‘coming of age’ for the British Association of Critical Care Nurses, will take place at the superb, premier venue of Newcastle Racecourse. The 2006 conference will be extra special, as we will be celebrating the 21st Birthday of this association.

The British Association of Critical Care Nurses is the largest Critical Care organisation in the UK and the annual conference now has a reputation for delivering imaginative conference programmes that are educationally stimulating and informative. The conference welcomes all professionals within the critical care field regardless of level or grade.

This joint initiative celebrates the development and advances of the management of those people in need of critical care hospitals and creates a great opportunity to bring a wide range of skills, techniques and debate for the advancement of our speciality, to improve the quality of care and quality of life for patients.

The National BACCN Conference:
Attracts up to 300 high calibre delegates from the field of critical care. The various specialities involved include clinical nursing to community care, audit management to education & training.

Comprises plenary sessions with leading opinion formers and decision makers.

Includes an excellent exhibition with participation from leading industry suppliers.

Key Themes:

Critical Care across the lifespan.

Practice development & process redesign.

Clinical excellence & evidence based practice.

Professional development & leadership in Critical Care.

Interprofessional working and education.

Celebrating Critical Care.

The Host City – Newcastle

Newcastle has a vibrant mix of the contemporary, cultural, stylish and historic and is famed across the world for its captivating Geordie welcome. There is so much to see and do from the iconic Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the breathtaking Sage Gateshead and the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art to the thriving shopping area of Northumberland Street and lively nightlife of the NewcastleGateshead Quayside.

Also on offer to the visitor are many exciting art galleries and museums, the medieval castle and city wall, not to mention the excellent selection of restaurants, theatres and music/dance venues.

Our venue for the BACCN Conference 2006 is the Brandling House situated at the Newcastle Racecourse in 812 acres of land at High Gosforth Park. The 1762 Grade II Listed Building provides a superb setting for the 21st Annual conference with its scenic views, easy access and ample free parking. The exhibition area and conference facilities are second to none therefore creating a perfect atmosphere for this celebration of Critical Care.


High Gosforth Park
Tyne and Wear
United Kingdom

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