The annual Pleural Research Day is a fantastic opportunity to learn about current and upcoming research studies and to gain insight into research that might inform future studies in pleural disease. It is organised by Dr Eleanor Mishra and Prof Naj Rahman.
The 2019 Pleural Research Day will be held at the Edmond J. Safra Lecture Theatre, King’s College, London on 28 June 2019. You can find all the information you need by clicking on the relevant tabs.
If you are a UK Pleural Society member, please sign in first to pay the discounted fee (available in 2019).
Pleural Research Day 2019 has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 5 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s).
Programme is available by clicking on this link: Pleural Research Day_2019_programme
Following the success of the last year’s Research Day, once again we would like to invite researchers to submit their scientific work presenting original research. (Submissions which have been recently presented at other conferences/events will also be accepted).
Abstracts will be reviewed and selected for oral or poster presentation. Winners will be selected and prizes awarded on the day.
You can start submitting your abstracts here: https://www.pleura.org.uk/wp/abstract-submission/
The deadline for the submission of abstracts is Friday 31st May 2019.
- Abstracts should be submitted in clear English with accurate grammar and spelling
- Your abstract should be no more than 250 words (in the abstract body) excluding the title
- The title of the abstract should introduce the hypothesis that is being tested
- You should include the following sections:
- Introduction – outline the background to the research and why this research is important
- Methods – how was your data generated
- References should be included
- One table and one figure can be submitted
- Conflict of interest should be declared
Alternatively, if you experience any technical difficulties, please submit your work by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
We will acknowledge the receipt of your submission within 3 working days. If you have not heard from us, please contact us at email@example.com or on 01865 227612.
Tickets are now available – please see the details below. If you are a member, please log in before booking a place to benefit from a discounted price.
We will send updates about the Research Day through a mailing list, so please ensure that you agree to sign up. Membership emails will be sent through a separate list. (This is also by ‘double-opt-in’ at registration).
Accommodation and Travel
How to get to the Strand Campus
Temple (District and Circle lines): 2 minute walk. Charing Cross (Bakerloo and Northern lines): 10 minute walk, Embankment (District, Circle and Bakerloo lines): 10 minute walk, Waterloo (Jubilee, Northern, Bakerloo, Waterloo & City lines): 12 minute walk, Holborn (Central and Picadilly lines): 12 minute walk, Chancery Lane (Central line): use exit 4 – 15 minute walk.
Charing Cross: 9 minute walk. Waterloo: 12 minute walk. Waterloo East: 10 minute walk. Blackfriars: 12 minute walk.
Buses stopping outside the university: 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, X68, 168, 171, 172, 176 (24 hour), 188, 243 (24 hour), 341 (24 hour), 521, RV1.
By boat – commuter river service
From the west, Putney – Blackfriars: get off at either Embankment Pier or Blackfriars Pier.
No public parking, but a pay and display parking system operates in nearby streets including Surrey Street.
Motorcycle bays are available in the Strand, Arundel Street, Temple Place and other nearby streets.
Although we are unable to provide any accommodation on site, there are a number of options available for those who might need an overnight stay in London when attending the Pleural Research Day.
For any queries relating to the Pleural Research Day 2019, please contact Magda Laskawiec-Szkonter at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to join us for dinner at the Sartori Restaurant https://www.sartorirestaurant.com/, please book through our website and email your menu choices (for 2 courses) to email@example.com by 14th Jun 2019
PROSCIUTTO, SCAMORZA & SALUMI MISTI
Parma ham, scamorza cheese and a classic selection of Italian salumi
Octopus marinated in olive oil, lemon & garlic
GRIGLIATA DI VEGETALI AL BALSAMICO (V)
Fresh grilled mixed vegetables served with balsamic vinegar
LINGUINE GAMBERONI & COZZE
Linguini with king prawns, mussels, garlic, tomato & chilli
PAPPARDELLE CON ZUCCHINE E CREMA DI PORCINI (V) Pappardelle with courgettes, porcini cream & Parmesan
PACCHERI CON CREMA DI MELANZANE, BURRATA E POMODORINI Paccheri with creamy aubergine, burrata and cherry tomatoes
Classic veal escalope in breadcrumbs
GUAZZETTO DI COZZE,GAMBERI
Mussel, prawn & Sea Bass casserole in spicy tomato sauce
BISTECCA AI FERRI
Charcoal grilled Scotch Rib eye steak
Cream puffs filled with vanilla cream and topped with chocolate sauce
DELIZIA AL LIMONE
Sponge cake and lemon custard, covered with a lemon cream scented with the grated peel of “Costa d’Amalfi IGP Lemons”
SELEZIONE DI GELATI
Vanilla, pistachio & chocolate ice-cream
- Pleural Research Day 2019
28th June 2019
09:00 - 17:00
The Edmond J. Safra Lecture Theatre, King’s Building, Strand Campus, Strand, London WC2R 2LS