BACPR Annual Conference

Each October the BACPR holds an annual conference which usually attracts a large audience (250+ delegates)

2022 Annual Conference
Thursday 6th and Friday 7th October 2022
Birmingham Conference and Events Centre (BCEC)
Hill St, 
B5 4EW

For conference enquiries please email

BACPR Annual Conference 2022 is now open.

Early Bird Full Conference Package (Exclusive to BACPR members who pay by Direct Debit only)   £220 

To apply for the Early Bird, please download registration form and return to   Deadline closes on Friday 27th May 2022, 23:59

Standard Conference Registration Fees:

Click here to register for the conference.

BACPR Member 
Registration Fee
Registration Fee
Full Conference Package (includes gala dinner)£290£380
Thursday and Friday Attendance (excludes gala dinner)£265£355
Day Ticket Thursday£145£195
Day Ticket Friday£145£195

Programme to include sessions on related cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation topics:

  • Spotlight on Equality and Diversity
  • Advances in Technology
  • Current Diet and Nutrition messages
  • Importance and role of Psychological Support
  • Driving the Research agenda
  • Latest on National /International Guidelines

We welcome all submissions relating to clinical practice, projects, and research within cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation.

The best abstracts submitted for oral presentation will be invited to present.  Poster presentations will be available for delegates to view and there will be 'Best Oral Abstract' and 'Best Poster' awarded.

All accepted abstracts will be published as an online supplement in the journal Heart.

Please read the abstract guidance document before submitting abstract.

All abstracts should be submitted by email to by completing the abstract submission form. (Please complete all fields)  Deadline closes on Friday 10th June 2022, 23:59


  • Clarity - How clearly has the abstract been written?
  • Novelty - Does the research address a topic that hasn't already been extensively explored?
  • Methodological quality - Are the methods used in the research robust and appropriate?
  • Clinical Significance - Does the research have an application in clinical practice?
  • For abstracts accepted for oral/moderated poster presentation, the lead author should be available to present the work.  If the lead author is unavailable, the abstract should  be presented as a poster
  • All conflicts of interest should be declared.


  • The lead author will be notified if their abstract has been:
    • Accepted as submitted (ACCEPT),
    • ACCEPT PENDING REVISIONS (2 weeks to make required changes), or
  • Adhering to the abstracts requirements listed above will minimise the risk of the abstract being rejected.


  • There are two awards available for abstracts
    • Best Oral Abstract
    • Best Poster

If you have not received an email confirmation of  receipt from BACPR within 10 working days of submission, please re-submit abstract or call 01252 854510.

Sponsor a BACPR event

If interested in sponsoring our 2022 Annual Conference, please email

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