Training programme

Venue

Download programme as PDF

Wednesday 2 October 2013

 

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arrival from 2pm

Time Subject Presenter
Pre-meeting: informal meetings
Facilitator: Damian Kelly
18.15-19.00 Registration Memory
19.00-21.00 Welcome and introductions All
Setting and understanding ground rules All
Expectations from the training All
Learning methods – how to learn All
Open Q & A
21.00 Dinner

……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

DAY 1: Thursday 3 October 2013 

Harben_conference_meeting_room678

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time

Subject

Presenter

Trials and research
Facilitator: Silvia Petretti
09.00-11.00 Science & research – why we need evidence and not just expert opinion Simon Collins
11.00-11.30 Break  
11.30-13.00 Understanding trial design and research Simon Collins
13.00-14.00 LUNCH  
ABC of good communication Key skill development areas – group work
Facilitator: tbc
14.00-15.30 Public speaking Silvia Petretti
15.00-16.30 Dealing with people in authority and running an effective meeting Elisabeth Crafer
16.30-17.00 Writing – introduction to summarizing studies Simon Collins
17.00-19.00 Break and rest
19.00 Dinner
Film: We were here  – Discussion with Ben CollinsWe-Were-Here4-150x116

……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

Day 2: Friday 4 October

 

Time

Subject

Presenter

Basic statistics training                                      

Facilitator/Presenters: Caroline Sabin and Colette Smith

09.00-13.00Defining a research question

Different study types

p-values and confidence intervalsCaroline Sabin and

Colette Smith13.00-14.00LUNCH

14.00-17.00

Treatment literacy – how to read a scientific paperCaroline Sabin &

Colette Smith17.00-19.00Break and rest 19.00Dinner: The Grange Restaurant, 132 Dunthorne Way, Grange Farm, Milton Keynes, MK8 0LW

Poetry for activism

Godwyns Onwuchekwa

……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

Day 3: Saturday 5 October 

 

Time

Subject

Presenter
 Treatment and care in the NHS                                                           

Facilitator: tbc09.00-10.30Introduction to ARVs and treatment guidelines

Experience as community repGarry Brough10.30-10.45BREAK 10.45-13.00Basics of virology and immunology

Being an HIV doctor and working in the NHS.

How advocates and doctors can work togetherDr Laura Waters13.00-14.00LUNCH Effective representation  

How to be effective in working groups: representing the community14.00-16.00 BHIVA executive committeeGarry Brough CAB Steering GroupSilvia Petretti Clinical trials steering groupRoger Pebody Non-RCT studies (e.g POPPY study)Roger Pebody Data and Safety and Monitoring Board (DSMB)Simon Collins16.00-17.00Community and pharma – open discussionLead – tbc17.00-18.00Break and rest 19.00Dinner

Film: ACT UP film How To Survive a Plague

 how-to-survive-a-plague

External speaker – tbc

……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

 

Day 4: Sunday 6 October

 

Time

Subject

Presenter

Mapping: where do we take these skills?
Facilitator – tbc

09.00-11.00

How the CAB works SG members
Opportunities within the CAB – representation posts SG members
Attending to a conference: what to look for SG members
NHS structures Mark Platt

11.00-11.30

BREAK

11.30-13.00

Presentations from each member on what they learnt, feedback from participants Facilitator
AOB Facilitator
Evaluation and close Facilitator

13.00

LUNCH
Departure after lunch
Edit
Published: September 18, 2013
Last edited: September 23, 2013