2019 Annual Society Meeting

The 17th annual meeting of the BRS will be held on 17th May 2019 in Glasgow.

This year's meeting will be held at:

The Science Centre,
50 Pacific Quay,
Lanarkshire G51 1EA

For more details of the venue and how to get there see here.



The conference hotel is the Crowne Plaza situated just over the footbridge from the Science Centre. There is a negotiated conference rate of £139 per night including breakfast (single occupancy). To take advantage of this deal you will need to book using the link below before 17th April 2019. Thereafter, rooms will revert to the standard rate. All bookings require a credit card to guarantee the booking and are subject to a 72 hour cancellation fee.

Book here.

Meeting fees & registration

The meeting fees have been frozen for another yet year and are as follows:

Early Bird Member£40
Early Bird Non-Member £60
Full Price Member £60
Full Price Non-Member £80

Early bird registration before 24th March 2019

BRS Annual Meeting Programme 2019

(Please note: timings are provsional at this stage)

09:00 Registration
09:15 Refreshments/Exhibition
09:30 Research Meeting
  Carl Philpott
09:50 President's Welcome
  Claire Hopkins
10:00 Registrar free papers
  Russell Cathcart
11:00 Storz Invitational Lecture
  Martin Desrosiers, Montreal
11:50 Rhinology Quiz
  Nick Calder, Glasgow
12:15 Lunch / Exhibition
13:15 Standards in Rhinology
  Brian Bingham, Claire Hopkins
13:45 Past, present and future in rhinology
  Prof Valerie Lund, London
14:15 Olfaction in the Whisky Industry
  Richard Paterson, Whyte & McKay, Glasgow
14:45 Round table discussion: Hard-to-treat CRS
15:15 Refreshments / Exhibition
15:35 Dragon's Den - Rhinology Edition
  Carl Philpott, Norwich
16:15 Travel Fellowship Report
  Kevin Kalundra
16:30 President's Address and AGM
  Claire Hopkins, London
17:00 Close of Meeting