Global Emergency Care Collaborative: Breaking Silos Building Links

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International Anthony Burgess Foundation

3 Cambridge Street


M1 5BY

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Global Emergency Care Collaborative (GECCo) NW invite you to shape a global health network for emergency care

Open to all healthcare professionals of all grades (students included) who are interested in emergency care and global health. We welcome those outside the North West region, especially our Yorkshire & Humber colleagues whose GECCo regional
team have been instrumental in putting this together. For those coming from other regions we'd love to provide any support for you to grow your own GECCo and look forward to meeting you.

Help us build a forum for open communication and sharing of global health expertise

27th January 2020 at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation in Manchester 18:00-20:30:

-Workshops developing a strategy for the collaborative

-Keynote speakers Professor Fiona Lecky and Ms Rachel Fletcher update on Global Emergency Care Strategy

-Targeted Networking to discuss research, careers, practice, education, systems & policy

-Regional pop-ups from Global Health partners including the HCRI, Doctors Worldwide, UK-Med, Reache Northwest, Freedom from torture & Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Join to learn, share and build your own regional collaborative.

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There are limited places, therefore please do not keep a ticket if you cannot attend.

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With thanks to the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute (University of Manchester) for supporting this event


18:00 Arrival & registration


Welcome delivered by Professor Tony Redmond

Introduction to GECCo delivered by GECCo NW team members

Overview of the RCEM Global Health Committee

18:50 Workshop: setting the agenda for GECCo, what do you want from a collaborative?

19:20 Keynote 1: Prof Fiona Lecky "Research priorities for developing emergency care in limited resource settings"

19:35 Speed Networking session

20:05 Key note 2: Rachel Fletcher "The pragmatic challenges of applying the WHO EMT minimum standards of clinical care in emergencies"

20:20 Wrap up & summary

20:30 Close


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Will there be any food or drinks at the venue?

Light refreshments will be provided.

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