RCGPAC poster winners 2019

More than 300 posters, across 11 categories, were presented at this year’s RCGP Annual Conference with winners selected in each category by a panel of judges.

The 2019 winning posters and their authors are listed below and pictured right with Chair of RCGP Northern Ireland Dr Grainne Doran (pictured far right). 

Poster winners 2019

You can see ten of the authors presenting summaries of their research in a dedicated winners session which was filmed at the conference. Watch the video here

All abstracts and available posters can be viewed here and on the conference app.

The winners

Adolescent health
Sex, teenagers and myth busting education.
Authors: Harpeet Sooch, Josephine Squire, Kate Hope, Ahmed Mudei, Fazia Hasan, Vijaya Koteeswara.

Audit or practice survey
Hypertension management: Are we over-treating patients aged 80 and over?
Author: Alexandra Shields.

Developing and a pathway for primary care for patients experiencing a flare of IBD in areas where rapid access to advice from secondary care is not available.
Author: Kevin Barrett.

Emerging technology
System-wide perceptions and use of telemedicine in care homes.
Authors: Joanna Smith, Rachel Tunbridge, Kieran Houser, Daniele Serdoz.

Ethical dilemmas encountered by early career GPs; a qualitative study.
Author: Joanna MacIver.

Integrated care is a reality in Islington – A proactive identification and intervention service for people with moderate frailty.
Authors: Craig Seymour and Philly O’Riordan.

Developing quality general practice in Myanmar.
Authors: Sonny Aung, Peter Saunders, Helen Crawley, Ann Smalldridge.

Quality improvement
GP-Consultant Exchange Programme: an observational study from Wessex.
Authors: Pritti Aggarwal, Sally Ross, Adam Fraser.

Medicine on the margins: Learning opportunities for undergraduates within inclusion health.
Authors: Monica Sharman, Hannah Sprouse, Rosie Ryan, Emily Clark, Emily Player.

What is the role of general practitioners (GPs) and the primary care team in palliative care for children?
Authors: Stephanie Harding, Mohini Samani, Anne-Marie Slowther, Jane Coad, Jeremy Dale, Sarah Mitchell.

Service delivery
What do GPs identify as support and resource needs when caring for communities affected by FGM? A qualitative research study.
Authors: Sharon Dixon, Lisa Hinton, Frances Griffiths, Sue Ziebland.