College Day lectures and dinner 2018

When and where

26 March 2018
Royal College of Physicians of London
11 St Andrews Pl, Regent's Park, London NW1 4LE

Past event

College Day lectures and dinner 2018

College Day is established as one of the leading events in the annual diary of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), combining the annual general meeting of fellows with the presidential election.

Lectures

The day includes lectures that are likely to interest fellows, members and the general public alike:

Please see below for a full programme.

College Day dinner

The College Day dinner is open to fellows only and will begin at 7:30pm after the drinks reception at 7pm. The dress code is lounge suits and ladies' equivalent.

Programme

Programme

Monday 26 March 2018
Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place, Regent’s Park, London NW1 4LE

Academic event to celebrate the life and work of Professor Dame Margaret Turner Warwick

The programme will be chaired by the president and comprise a series of 20 minute talks reflecting on Margaret’s contribution and progress since, each followed by 10 minutes for comment and discussion. The subjects and speakers will be.

 

Chair: Professor Jane Dacre, President, Royal College of Physicians

 

10.00                  Fibrosing lung disease

                            Professor Ron du Bois

 

10.30                  Asthma

                            Professor Steve Durham

 

11.00                  Occupational lung disease

                            Professor Sir Anthony Newman Taylor

 

11.30                  Clinical trials

                            Professor Janet Darbyshire

 

12.00                  Margaret’s contributions to the RCP

                            Professor Dame Carol Black

 

For catering and planning purposes fellows wishing to attend the above event are requested to inform us by emailing; Social.Events@rcplondon.ac.uk

 

12.30                  Buffet lunch and refreshments - Marble Hall

                                                                                                                                  

13.15                 President and College Officers prepare for the procession - Censors’ Room

 

13.30              Meeting of fellows to commence the presidential election - Dorchester Library

                      - admission to Fellows only                                                                                                                   

                     

                      followed by

                      Presidential election and annual general meeting of fellows

 

15.00              Refreshments - Marble Hall

                                                                                                                                                                                  

15.45              President and College Officers prepare for the procession - Censors’ Room

                          

16.00              FitzPatrick Lecture - Wolfson

                      Daniel Turner vs Thomas Dover – a story of rivals, slaves, pirates, dermatology and physicians

                      Dr Nick Levell      

                      Chair: Professor Jane Dacre, president, Royal College of Physicians

                      Vote of thanks: tbc

 

17.00              Refreshments - Marble Hall

                                                                                                                                                                               

17.15              President and College Officers prepare for the procession - Censors’ Room

 

17.30              Samuel Gee Lecture - Wolfson

                      The Environment: Prevention really would be better

                      Professor Ashley Woodcock

                      Chair: Professor Jane Dacre, president, Royal College of Physicians

                      Vote of thanks: tbc

 

18.30              Announcement of result of the presidential election - Dorchester Library

19.00              Drinks reception - Long Room                                                                                                                                                                                        

19.30              Dinner (lounge suits) - Osler Room

 

Jo Summers Conferences Coordinator

jo.summers@rcplondon.ac.uk Tel:  020 3075 1300