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Upcoming Conferences

FPC Annual Conference: 6-7 October 2023

The Role of The Extended Surgical Team in the Digital World

The Faculty of Perioperative Care invites you to attend their 9th annual conference on 6-7 October 2023 in Birmingham.

The theme of this year's conference is "Perioperative Care in the Digital Era: Enhancing Patient Outcomes". As we navigate the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare, the conference program has been thoughtfully curated to address the challenges and opportunities presented by digital advancements in surgical patient care. Our esteemed line-up of experts will share their insights and experiences, providing a comprehensive view of the latest trends and best practices.

The programme will bring together aspects of surgical patient care in the digital era, explore professional development and consider the importance of self-care.

On Friday 6 October delegates will have the opportunity to experience hands on workshops and meet with industry clinical experts; whilst on Saturday 7 October, the main conference will explore the opportunities, challenges and considerations facing practitioners working with the technology emerging in support of the patient journey.


Full details about sessions and speakers can be found in the conference programme HERE

Abstract Competition

Prize: A Swann-Morton prize will be awarded to the winner of the Oral and Poster presentation. You will be informed whether your abstract has been successful and selected for oral or poster after submissions close on Sunday 10 September.

  1. First oral presentation - Swann-Morton clock award.
  2. First poster presentation - Swann-Morton paperweight award.


Meet the Sponsors

The Faculty is pleased to introduce two leading organisations within the medical industry and gold sponsors of the 9th Annual FPC Conference, Alldoq and Inovus Medical.

Alldoq is a convenient, easy to use workspace that allows users to securely store, organise and complete their medico-legal work in the cloud.

Inovus Medical is a multi-award-winning designer and manufacturer of surgical training technologies based in St Helens, UK.

Read more about the sponsors HERE.


Past Conferences

FPC Annual Conference: 19 November 2022

On Saturday 19 November 2022, The Faculty of Perioperative Care are pleased to be hosting their 8th Annual Conference in person at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.  This will be an opportunity for delegates to network and hear from influential speakers across the field. 

The conference theme will focus on ‘ The Surgical Multidisciplinary Team: delivering safe, skilled and effective care.

The Co-Convenors for the conference will be, Ms Susan Hall, Associate Lecturer in Surgical Care Practice at Anglia Ruskin University and Prof. Bhuvaneswari Krishnamoorthy, Professor in Nursing and Surgical Practice.

FPC Annual Conference - 19 November 2021

RCSEd’s Faculty of Perioperative Care (FPC) are pleased to present their 7th Annual Conference, taking place online to allow for wider inclusion for all members of the extended surgical team and in particular, non-medically qualified practitioners.