BACCN host a number of events both nationally and regionally. The BACCN annual conference takes place each September and will be celebrating its 32nd year in 2017. For more information on all BACCN events and external events please see below:


32nd Annual BACCN Conference 2017

4th - 5th September 2017
Park Plaza Riverbank, London

Building Interprofessional teams to Enhance Safer Critical Care

For more information visit the conference website

For sponsorship and exhibition opportunities contact Jo Sloan or call 0191 241 4523


View regional events by month:

April 2017

Anglia Region presents - Carry on Nephrons, Thursday 6th April 2017. Click here for more info

May 2017

Northern Ireland Region presents - Patient Safety and Quality Improvement, Tuesday 2nd May 2017. Click here for more info

Yorks and Lincs Region presents - The ABCDE of Critical Care, Wednesday 3rd May 2017. Click here for more info

Wales Region presents - Sepsis: Every Step You Take, the Difference You Make, Monday 22nd May 2017. Click here for more info. 

June 2017

Southern Region presents - Breaking Bad News to Breaking Free, Thursday 15th June 2017. Click here for more info

Northern Region presents - Learning how to Bounce, Wednesday 21st June 2017. Click here for more info

Central South Region presents - An hour to save your life: Clinical Simulation Day, Friday 23rd June 2017. Click here for more info

South West Region presents - My accident My life Your hands, Wednesday 28th June 2017. Click here for more info

View events by region:


   Central South       Midlands          Military        North West   Northern   Northern Ireland  
   Scotland    South West Southern  Wales  Wessex

  Yorks & Lincs  



Twitter Chats

Members of the BACCN board will be hosting regular Twitter Chats and encourage you to join them at @BACCNUK. Dates are listed below and remember to use the relevent # to follow the conversation. 

New to Twitter? CLICK HERE to download our step by step guide on how to get involved and join in the conversation

All chats will take place 19:00 - 20:00



IACCN National Annual Conference 2017

Thursday 6th April 2017, Clarion Hotel Dublin, Liffey Valley, Dublin 22.

View the preliminary programme here


Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care Conference 2017

28th – 29th April 2017 Principal, York

Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy: Now and into the Future

For more information please CLICK HERE 


‘What’s New in ICU?’

Friday 2nd June 2017, Edinburgh Critical Care Research Group’s 9th Annual Study Day for Critical Care Nurses and AHPs

Find out more info here...  


UK Critical Care Research Forum Birmingham 

June 8th & 9th 2017, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, B15 2TT.

We are pleased to tell you that the programme for this year’s Critical Care Research Forum is now available and the website is up and running for registrations.  The website also provides a downloadable and editable application form for those who would like a slot in the programme to present their research proposals and ideas.  

For further details please visit:


 14th Annual Critical Care Symposium

Thursday 27th & Friday 28th April 2017, Manchester Town Hall, Manchester M2 5DB

Keynote address /Pro-con debates / Tutorials and workshops / Masterclass

Confirmed faculty of leading international and UK experts

Please click here to view the full programme.

Who should attend: Intensive Care Consultants • Acute Medicine Consultants • Anaesthetists • Emergency Medicine Consultants • General Medical Consultants • Physiotherapists • SAS and Trust Doctors in the above specialities • Nurse Specialists and Practitioners in Emergency Medicine, Acute Medicine and Critical Care • Microbiologists

*CPD approved by the Royal College of Physicians (12 points)*

Online registration is now open: Registration - 14th Annual Critical Care Symposium