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10-12 May 2020 - 2020 Annual NHS R&D Forum Conference (RDF20)

Event Date: 
2020-05-10

What: The 2020 Annual NHS R&D Forum Conference (RDF20)

Where: Sage Conference Centre, Gateshead

When: 10 - 12 May 2020

The 2020 Annual NHS R&D Forum Conference (RDF20) is to be held from the 10th – 12th May 2020 at the Sage Gateshead Conference Centre.  It is expected that well over 500 people will attend RDF20 and this promises to build on the huge success of RDF18 and RDF19. The 2019 Annual NHS R&D Forum held at Hilton Brighton Metropole. Almost 600 people attended RDF19. The Sunday Evening included a Workshop and Networking Buffet which over 300 people attended.  RDF19 also saw over 60 speakers, 20 Exhibitors, 7 Sponsors as well as a very interactive Gala Dinner. The Gala Dinner was attended by almost 500 people and included Five Awards presented to the winners of Best Abstracts and Best Posters.  

The Event attracts a wide range of delegates from across the UK. Roles include NHS R&D Directors, R&D Managers, Quality Assurance Directors, Finance & Administration roles, Project Managers as well as Patient Group representatives. The Event also attracts representation from the NIHR, HRA, MHRA, Department of Health as well as a wide range of associated groups and organisations.

Bookings are now open for Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities at the conference website.

The call for abstracts is now open.  To read more click here.  The closing date for oral presentations closed on 1st December 2019 and for posters closes on 31st December 2019.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

The NHS Research and Development Forum expect over 500 delegates from across health and care research to attend.  There is an early bird rate that ends on 31 January 2020.  To book a place see the conference website.