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Inaugural SPICT International Conference 2018:

Changing practice, promoting research and learning together

Friday 2nd February 2018
Location: Teviot Row House, Bristo Square, The University of Edinburgh
Time: 09.30-16.30 (Supper & Ceilidh: 7.00-9.30pm)
Cost: £150

The inaugural SPICT International Conference will bring together SPICT users and SPICT Partners from around the world:

Come and join us as we:

  • Review the growing evidence base for the SPICT™ as a tool to help us identify people with deteriorating health
  • Learn more about how SPICT™ is being used in the UK, Europe and around the world
  • Highlight innovations in patient identification and care planning using SPICT™ and related resources
  • Share our experiences in research, development and education
  • Plan further developments and international collaborations


  • Plenary updates from Professor Scott Murray and Dr Kirsty Boyd
  • Short papers and posters from around the world – submit your abstract and share what you’ve been doing. Abstracts and posters will be available after the conference on the SPICT website
  • Workshops include:
    • SPICT Research & Development
    • Translating and implementing SPICT
    • SPICT online
    • SPICT-4ALL
  • Special interest groups so far:
    • SPICT for Resource Poor Settings/ Low & Middle Income Countries
    • SPICT in prison healthcare
  • Plenty of time for networking with colleagues
  • Scottish themed evening event with supper and dancing.
Register now: Registration Form

Please fill in the registration and payment form now to book your place.
We are asking everyone to tell us what workshops they’d like to attend.

If you want to offer to run a workshop or special interest group, please Contact Us

Download the provisional programme: Programme

Tell us what you’d like to present: Presenter Abstract Form