The Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) 2-day annual conference is the main CPD opportunity of the year for physician associates, as well as offering an opportunity to network with peers sharing experience and best practice.Why attend?Provide opportunities to network with other physician associates across the UKupdate and refresh clinical knowledge to prepare for recertificationprovide learning opportunities to enhance communication and interpersonal skillsgain a wider understanding of issues relating specifically to the physician associate profession and the NHS todayA full programme will be available shortly.This was a fantastic conference, well thought through. Interesting topics and speakers were extremely knowledgeable. Mikaela Carey, previous FPA conference delegateStudent conferenceWe will also be running a conference for physician associate students alongside this event on Monday 21 October only. Click here to book.Sponsorship and exhibitionFor information on sponsorship and exhibition opportunities please contact for abstractsWe invite submissions of abstracts to be considered for poster presentation at the conference.Abstracts should be submitted via email to with the completed submission form. Abstracts will be accepted from all health professionals and organisations, including those overseas.Submitted abstracts must adhere to the formatting requirements and use the template provided. Abstracts that do not meet the requirements or have not used the template will be automatically rejected.You must be a member of the MVR (Managed Voluntary Register) to submit an abstract.The deadline for abstract submission is Friday 30 August 2019.Abstract reviewingAbstracts will be scored against the following criteria:abstract quality (there should be clear objectives, design and discussion, and an appropriate conclusion)originalityscientific meritclinical relevance. Abstract formatting guidelines 754.01 KB Abstract template 31.5 KB Abstract submission form 64.5 KBFPA awardsWe are opening submissions for the FPA awards.Have your say on who should be acknowledged for their stellar work from among both the physician associate community and those involved in wider profession who support, promote and raise awareness of PAs across the UK.The categories for nominations are:physician associate of the yearphysician associate supervisor of the yearcontribution to the physician associate profession.Please complete and return the form no later than 2 September. The winners will be announced on 22 October. FPA Awards Entry Form.doc 708 KBRCP eventsThe RCP runs a comprehensive programme of conferences on a wide range of topics, offering delegates:cutting-edge clinical educationCPD credits, helping delegates to prepare for revalidationopportunities to networkupdated skills and knowledge.GDPRPlease find our GDPR statement below Conferences Directorate GDPR Processing Statement 861.23 KBMonday 21 October 201921 October 2019 08:00 to 17:00Tuesday 22 October 201922 October 2019 08:00 to 17:30