December 5, 2019 / by admin / 0 Comments

ENT UK and the BACO 2020 team are delighted to announce that early-bird registration for BACO 2020 is now open! Delegates can now visit the website and book themselves a guaranteed place at the UK’s preeminent ENT-related conference, taking place in Birmingham, 8-10 July next year.
The executive team has prioritised a competitive price structure, offering moderate registration fees depending on grade and profession, as well as ENT UK membership and other criteria. And we have now published a preview version of the BACO 2020 programme, providing some of the details of what delegates can expect. Explore the website to find out more about the exciting three-day programme of keynote, plenary, instructional and live cadaveric sessions, delivered by a rollcall of fantastic speakers and participants from across the UK and around the world.
So be sure to register early and secure your place! And while you’re at it, why not book a ticket to the celebrated BACO party, taking place on Thursday 9 July – an evening of food, drink and dancing, with live music provided by our fantastic band, The Arryhthmics. More details can be found on the BACO 2020 website




Last chance to submit an abstract or instructional session!

Submissions for oral and poster presentation abstracts and instructional sessions, which opened back in July, will be closing on Wednesday 11 December 2019. The BACO 2020 executive committee has announced that there will NOT be any deadline extension, so it is crucial that participants submit their work by this date. Submit here.

SFO Clinical Skills Day

BACO will be hosting a dedicated day for medical students and foundation doctors on Thursday 9 July, as part of the BACO 2020 conference in Birmingham. This is an excellent opportunity for medical students and foundation doctors to attend the UK’s largest international ENT conference and network with your peers. Register here



GP Day

Calling all GPs and allied professionals! BACO is hosting a day for GPs and allied health professionals involved in the care of ENT patients on Thursday 9 July 2020, as part of the BACO 2020 conference in Birmingham.

The academic content for the day has been designed around topics and updates suggested by GPs, with a particular emphasis on when to refer to secondary care. Register here

Key BACO 2020 dates:

  • Abstract submissions closing: 11 December 2019
  • Submission results communicated to authors: late February 2020
  • Award nominations closing: 2 March 2020
  • Voting commences for BACO awards: 23 March 2020
  • Voting closes for BACO awards: 20 April 2020
  • Early-bird registration deadline: 17 April 2020
  • App launch: 8 May 2020
  • BACO 2020: 8-10 July 2020

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