General Info2020-05-14T09:53:18+01:00

General Information – A-Z

APP
We will be providing a smartphone conference app for delegates to use during the conference.

The app will provide the following features;

  • Review agenda & speakers
  • View and access all submitted pre-recorded presentations
  • View abstracts & e-posters
  • View sponsors & exhibitors
  • Chat feature
  • CPD Recording

CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE
Certificates of attendance will be issued 4 weeks after the meeting opening date and sent to your registered email address. They will provide a CPD breakdown of the sessions you have attended.

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CREDITS (CPD)
This event will be submitted  for approval for external credit for the CPD scheme of the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK. You will receive a CPD(subject to approval) Breakdown on your certificate to be received post meeting. Physicians should record their credits in their diaries, in accordance with the current RCP recommendations.

The CPD Application is in process, but will be an anticipated 18 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s). You should apply for 3 full days study leave for the meeting participation.

The content will continue to be available for 2 more months, but in order to claim CPD (subject to approval) you should view presentations with 4 weeks of the opening date. 

EXHIBITION
A number of companies have committed to support the BAD Virtual Annual Meeting, please ensure you visit the Exhibition section of the app to see the products and services on offer and to chat with company representatives.

PATIENT SUPPORT GROUP QUIZ
Please visit the PSG section the meeting app to participate in the quiz. The prize winner will be announced after the meeting.

PAYMENT OF REGISTRATION FEES
We would prefer delegates to pay by cheque (pounds sterling drawn on a UK bank only or by sterling bank draft) made payable to the ‘British Association of Dermatologists’.  Cheques in other currencies cannot be accepted.  Alternatively, delegates may pay by credit card and this is encouraged for overseas delegates.  Please note that we only accept MasterCard and Visa.  American Express cannot be accepted.

POSTER EXHIBITION
There will be an e-poster display area on the app showing all the posters submitted. Please view and listen to the brief summaries provided by the submitters.

SPONSORED SYMPOSIA
Sponsored symposia will be included as part of the educational content of the meeting and available to all registered delegates.

SPEAKERS
Speaker will be instructed to pre-record their talks and will be assisted in the process. Speakers should be aware that their presentations will be accessed remotely by registered delegates and obtain relevant permissions and consent for all content.