This year the UK Summer Patient Meeting will take place in Scotland, at the heart of the Kingdom of Fife in Dunfermline on the 6th September.
This meeting not only allows us to visit a lovely and historic part of the country, but to hear first hand from Dr Roshini Sanders, who will tell us about the integration of eyecare services between hospital and community, which was pioneered by Dr Sanders and her team in Fife
and is now rolling out throughout the rest of Scotland.
Date: 6th September 2012
Time: 1.30pm (for 2.00pm start) to 5.00pm
Location: Carnegie Conference Centre, Conference Suite 3, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 8DY
Dr Roshini Sanders MB ChB, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Dr Jennifer Burr, Senior Clinical Research Fellow
By Rail: The closest station is Inverkeithing which is a ten minute ride by taxi.
From Edinburgh: Leave M90 at Junction 3. At the roundabout take 2nd exit following signs for Dunfermline. At the next roundabout take 2nd exit and carry on to the next roundabout. Take the 3rd exit and drive past Carnegie College to the next roundabout. Drive past the Holiday Inn, and Carnegie Conference Centre is at the top of the road.
From Glasgow/Kincardine Bridge: Drive over the Kincardine Bridge and at traffic signals bear right onto the A985 (signposted Kirkcaldy, Forth Road Br, Dunfermline). At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A985. At roundabout take the 2nd exit signposted Cairneyhill. Continue through Cairneyhill and follow the A994 through Crossford. Continue straight
through the next four sets of traffic lights to Sinclair Gardens roundabout. Take the 2nd exit off the roundabout to Appin Crescent then Halbeath Road. Continue straight on at the mini roundabout. Continue along Halbeath Road through two sets of traffic lights. At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit at the Holiday Inn. Drive past the Holiday Inn, and Carnegie
Conference Centre is at the top of the road.
From Perth/The North: Join M90 toward Forth Road Bridge/Edinburgh. Leave at Junction 3 A92/A907 Kirkcaldy, Glenrothes/Dunfermline. At the roundabout take 4th exit following signs for Dunfermline. At the next roundabout take 2nd exit and at the next roundabout take the 3rd exit and continue to the next roundabout. Drive past the Holiday Inn, and Carnegie Conference Centre is at the top of the road.
Pre-registrations are not mandatory, but in order to help us organise the event, please confirm your attendance by phone on 01233 64 81 64, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to the IGA, Woodcote House, 15 Highpoint Business Village, Henwood, Ashford, TN24 8DH.