Meetings 2021 to 2022

President:  Dr Seamus McAleer MD, FRCP, FRCR

The Evolution Of Medical Education

Covid Pandemic

The last two sessions were affected by the Covid pandemic and it remains to be seen what effect it will have on this one.

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Programme

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October 2021

Thursday 7 October at 8pm. Buffet 7pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS
A short history of cancer and its treatment
Dr Seamus McAleer, Queen's University of Belfast

Thursday 21 October at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
THE ROBERT CAMPBELL ORATION
Treating cancer in the Antipodes
Professor Gerry Hanna, Melbourne, Australia

November 2021

Thursday 4 November at 8pm.
Online Virtual Meeting
JOINT MEETING WITH UMS/QUB/NIMDTA
Trainee Research Day

Thursday 18 November at 8pm. Buffet 7pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
JOINT MEETING WITH THE BCH MEDICAL STAFF
Starting out: launching a School of Medicine
Professor Louise Dubras, Ulster University

December

Thursday 2 December at 7pm. Buffet 6pm.
Altnagelvin Hospital Postgraduate Centre
THE DESMOND WHYTE LECTURE
The moving finger writes; and, having writ, moves on
Professor Barry Kelly, Belfast

Thursday 16 December at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
Medical education in Malawi
Professor Neil Kennedy, Queen's University of Belfast

January 2022

Thursday 13 January at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
THE GARY LOVE LECTURE
JOINT MEETING WITH ULSTER SOCIETY FOR HISTORY OF MEDICINE
The history of genetics
Professor Patrick Morrison, Queen's University of Belfast

Thursday 27 January at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
JOINT MEETING WITH ULSTER OBSTETRICAL & GYNAECOLOGICAL SOCIETY
P4 cervical cancer screening
Professor John O'Leary, Dublin

February 2022

Thursday 10 February at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
Knowledge Assessment and Progress testing
Professor Adrian Freeman, Exeter

Thursday 24 February at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
The art and science of simulation in health profession education
Professor Gerry Gormley, Queen's University of Belfast

March 2022

Thursday 10 March at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
Undergraduate Clinical Assessment in Covid times
Dr Kathy M Cullen, Queen's University of Belfast

Thursday 24 March at 8pm.
Postgraduate Lecture Theatre, Belfast City Hospital
SIR THOMAS AND LADY EDITH DIXON LECTURE
Addressing differential attainment by ethnicity in Medical Education
Professor Katherine Woolf, London

April 2022

Friday 29 April at 7.30pm.
The Canada Room, Queen's University of Belfast
Annual Dinner

May 2022

Thursday 5 May at 5pm.
Ulster Medical Society Rooms
Annual General Meeting