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BSR Annual conference, Liverpool, 1-3 May 2018


Presidents welcome reception

Tuesday 1 May, 18:00 - 20:00, Level 3 Foyer, ACC

Have a drink on us before heading out to enjoy the sites of Liverpool. 

Dr Peter Lanyon welcomes you to wind down after day one of conference with drinks, delicious canapés and chats with your friends and colleagues while enjoying some live music.

This free event is open to all delegates and is a fantastic networking opportunity not to be missed! We look forward to seeing you there.

Delegates networking during the Presidents Reception

Delegates networking during trainee reception

Trainee reception

Wednesday 2 May, 17:45 - 19:15, The Lounge, Exhibition Centre Liverpool

Join your British Rheumatologists in Training regional representatives for an evening of networking and nibbles. Enjoy a glass of wine with the committee, and learn about the great training opportunities available and how you can get involved.

This event is free to attend and open to everyone, we look forward to seeing you there! 

The Quiz

Wednesday 2 May, 19:30 - 21:00, Revolucion de Cuba, Albert Dock, Liverpool

Back by popular demand, we guarantee you an evening of fun, food and a drink on us. Come and join us as we take this event offsite for the first time ever to really give you the true pub quiz experience!

To reserve your place please email us with your quiz team name and your team members. Please note teams must be no more than 4 people.

This event is free to attend and open to everyone.

2017 Annual conference quiz champions

5k Fun run

Thursday 3 May, 07:15, Exhibition Centre main entrance 

Join the BSR team and your fellow delegates on Thursday morning for a route taking you along the wonderful river views of Liverpool. Everyone is welcome, it’s all for fun and no matter what your running or fitness level is we’d love to see you there!

We will be meeting at 7am at the main entrance of the Exhibition Centre (by the conference registration area) and the run will start at 7.15am.

View the route map.

*Participants will be responsible for bringing their own running gear. Please ensure you wear appropriate footwear. BSR are unable to provide any water/refreshments along the route.

Submit a 2019 session proposal

The session proposal deadline for 2019's conference programme has now passed. 

Please note our social events are not sponsored by any third parties.

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