FICM ACCP Conference 2022

Our annual ACCP Conference, a day focused on Advanced Critical Care Practitioners with lectures and workshop content designed for ACCPs, Trainee ACCPs and members of the wider MDT working with ACCPs.

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Key details

Date: 10 June 2022 09:00-16:00

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumbria University, Coach Lane Campus

Availability: Fully booked

CPD credits: 5 Expected

The 2022 ACCP conference is fully booked. To enquire about waiting lists please contact the Faculty at Please note that if you are on the waiting list and offered a conference place, payment must be made via credit card and not invoice. Payment must be made prior to the conference.

The 2022 ACCP conference will take place at Northumbria University, Coach Lane Campus.

Price: £65.00

Topics to include:

  • Sustainability
  • Clinical Reasoning and Diagnostic Error 
  • Leading antimicrobial stewardship
  • Weaning

Call for Abstracts. We are running an oral abstract competition. If you would like to find out more or submit an abstract see the 'Abstracts' tab. DEADLINE: Sunday 1st May 2022 at 23.59hrs.


08.30 – 09.15 Refreshments & Registration  
09.15 – 09.30 Welcome & opening address Dr Alison Pittard – FICM Board
09.30 – 10.15 NECTAR Dr Tom Payne-Doris
10.15 – 10.45 Sustainability Dr Richard Hixson
10.45 – 11.15 Refreshments  
11.15 – 12.15

Clinical reasoning / diagnostic error / why we make mistakes & how we can improve

Dr Martin Hughes
12.15 – 13.15 Lunch & AGM  
13.15 – 14.45


Choice of two (or one if doing SIM) 40min workshops with 5mins to move between

  Workshop 1 – SIM (80min workshop)

Sadie Diamond-Fox, Dr Tom Cairns, Dr Jane Danby, Dr Alan Platt, Dr Natalie Jones


Workshop 2 – Leading antimicrobial stewardship in a Critical Care Unit

Dr Ali Robb
  Workshop 3 – Who benefits from Critical Care Admission? Decision making at difficult times Dr Phil Laws
  Workshop 4 – Weaning: The good, the bad and the ugly airway Rachael Moses/Jen Murphy
  Workshop 5 - ACCP CPD prioritisation:  The practitioner’s perspective Sadie Diamond-Fox + Team

14.45 – 15.15   

15.15 – 16.35 ACCP presentations  
16:35-16:45 Louise Houslip Lecture  
16.45 – 17.00




*Programme subject to change


Thank you for your interest in submitting an abstract for the FICM ACCP conference 2022. 

This year we would like to offer our ACCP colleagues the opportunity to deliver a 15 minute oral presentation concerning research, audit, practice innovations, or clinical practice cases. 

  • Once you have completed the appropriate form, please select “Save As” and use the primary author’s name as the file name.  

  • Once you have completed this process, please email your completed abstract to AND using “FICM ACCP Abstract Submission” as the email title. 

  • DEADLINE: Sunday 1st May 2022 at 23.59hrs 

  • Authors will be notified by Sunday 8th May 2022 if their abstract has been accepted for presentation and will receive further instructions at this point.  

Further information and the application form can be found by clicking here and downloading the form.