GP - Update Refresher





GP Update Refresher Course

This GP Update Refresher course will take place from 11 - 14 June 2020 in the St Thomas' Hospital , London. 

In 4 days, the course format offers a structured and practice-oriented update on all relevant subject areas of general medicine. The neutral and comprehensive programme is tailored to your specific needs in everyday practice life.

Participate on-site or from home via livestream (transmission in real time) and receive up to 30 CPD/CME points. You can participate interactively in the question and answer sessions. 

What can you expect?

Check mark  30 CPD/CME points

Speakers icon  Experienced approachable speakers

presentation icon  Short focused talks

Q&A icon  Extended time for Q&A

handbook icon  Comprehensive handbook


St Thomas' Hospital

Westminster Bridge Rd, London, SE1 7EH


Target group

General practitioners, resident doctors, doctors in training and healthcare professionals 

Register now!

Register now to secure your space for this course. Participation can be canceled free of charge up to 7 days before the start of the event.


Do., 11.06.2020 Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology, Psychiatry
Fr., 12.06.2020 Gastroenterology, Integrative Medicine, Respiratory Medicine I, Respiratory Medicine II, Hot Topic - Pain Management, Geriatrics, Rheumatology
Sa., 13.06.2020 Men's Health, Spotlight on Surgery, Women's Health, Infectious Diseases
So., 14.06.2020 Nephrology, Endocrinology, Liver Medicine, Paediatrics

Programme Director

Programme Director William Alazawi

Dr William Alazawi, MA(Cantab) MB BChir PhD MRCP

Barts Health and Queen Mary University of London 


An accreditation has been filed. Our past courses have always been accredited by the CPD services, worth 30 hours of CPD points and the EACCME, worth 30 hours of CME points. 

Neutrality and transparency

The accredited scientific programme is neutral and takes place without any influence from the industry. Support from industry (symposium) is provided only outside the accredited training programme and is always declared and disclosed as such.


We are looking forward to welcoming you!



Subject to alterations

Day 1 - Thursday, 11 June 2020
09:00 Hypertension - Diagnosis and Therapy
09:45 Dyslipidemia
10:30 Break
10:45 Update Cardiac Arrhythmia
11:30 Heart Attack - Post Management and Therapy
12:15 Lunch
13:15 Tremor - Is That Parkinson's?
13:45 Headache – Must Be Something in My Head
14:15 Sensory Symptoms and Multiple Sklerosis
14:45 Break
15:00 The Itchy Patient
15:30 15 Skin Lesions – Test Yourself
16:00 An Update on Psoriasis
16:30 Break
16:45 Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment
17:15 Depression
17:45 Psychiatric Emergencies (Case Studies)
18:15 Q&A
18:45 End of Programme
Day 2 - Friday, 12 June 2020
08:15 Registration open
09:00 Reflux, Dyspepsia and Other Upper GI Symptoms
09:45 Diarrhia and Constipation - When Should I Be Worried?
10:30 Break
Integrative Medicine
10:45 Stress and Disease
Respiratory Medicine I
11:15 Asthma
11:45 Cough
12:15 Lunch
Respiratory Medicine II
13:15 Red Flag Respiratory Diagnoses
14:00 Unexplained Breathlessness & Pulmonary Fibrosis
14:45 Break
Hot Topic - Pain Management
15:00 Neuropathic Pain Treatment
15:30 Nutrition / Malnutrition in the Elderly
16:00 Geriatric Assessment in General Practice
16:30 Break
16:45 Crystal Arthropathy
17:15 Rheumatoid Arthritis
17:45 Osteoporosis
18:15 Q&A
18:45 End of Programme
Day 3 - Saturday, 13 June 2020
08:15 Registration open
Men's Health
09:00 What Should I Do With the PSA?
09:45 Erectile Dysfunction and Loss of Labida
10:30 Break
Spotlight on Surgery
10:45 Arteries, Veins, and Ulcers
11:30 Hernia
12:15 Lunch
Women's Health
13:15 Obstetric Update
14:00 Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
14:30 Menopause
15:00 Break
Infectious Diseases
15:15 Sepsis and the GP
16:00 Infections and the Returning Traveler
16:45 Q&A
17:30 End of Programme
Day 4 - Sunday, 14 June 2020
08:15 Registration open
09:00 Update on Acute Kidney Injury
09:45 Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease
10:30 Break
10:45 New Treatments of Diabetes
11:30 Thyroid Disease
12:15 Lunch
Liver Medicine
13:15 Can We Eliminate Hepatitis by 2030?
14:00 What Should I Do with Abnormal Liver Tests?
14:45 Break
15:00 Fever of Unknown Origin in Children
15:45 Differential Diagnosis of Dyspnea in Children
16:25 Visual Diagnosis and Treatment in Paediatrics
16:45 Q&A
17:30 End of Programme

Programme Director

Dr William Alazawi
Queen Mary

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Westminster Bridge Road
SE1 7EH London
United Kingdom

Attendance Fee

   4 Days Tuition Fee 4 Days Tuition Fee Livestream Daily Tuition Fee Daily Tuition Fee Livestream On Demand(all days)
 GP / Consultant / Specialist £790.00  £690.00  £220.00  £190.00  £89.00
Doctor in Training 


£490.00  £180.00  £150.00  £89.00
Nurse / Health Profession


£490.00  £180.00  £150.00  £89.00


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