GP - Update Refresher

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GP Update Refresher Course

We are excited to offer this GP Update Refresher course in person in London (St Thomas' Hospital) and as Live Stream from 22-25 June 2023.

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 points. You can participate interactively in the question and answer sessions. 

What can you expect?

Check mark  30 CPD points

Speakers icon  Experienced approachable speakers

presentation icon  Short focused talks

Q&A icon  Extended time for Q&A

handbook icon  Comprehensive handbook

Location

St Thomas's Hospital

Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7EH

Programme Director

GP Update Refresher, Farah Jameel

 

Dr Farah Jameel, 

General Practitioner | Non Executive Director, Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

 

 

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.

Accreditation

This course has been accredited with up to 30 CPD credits.

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, 22 June 2023
Respiratory Medicine
09:00 Lung fibrosisDr Peter George
09:45 AsthmaDr Pujan Patel
10:30 Break
Bariatric Surgery
10:45 Metabolic Surgery and New Frontiers in Obesity ManagementMr John Loy
12:15 Lunch
Dermatology
13:15 Skin CancerDr Natasha Kapur
14:00 Common skin conditions Dr Natasha Kapur
14:45 Break
Rheumatology
15:00 Lupus: complex clinical cases and an updateDr Arti Mahto
15:45 Rheumatology and bone health: complex clinical casesDr Arti Mahto
16:30 Break
Allergies
16:45 Allergy Essentials IDr Runa Ali
17:30 Allergy Essentials II - Interactive casesDr Runa Ali
18:00 Q&A
18:45 End of Programme
Day 2 - Friday, 23 June 2023
08:15 Registration open
Nephrology
09:00 Chronic Kidney Disease – a new era? Dr David Game
09:45 Dialysis and Kidney transplantation – what do I need to know?Dr David Game
10:30 Break
Dementia
10:45 Assessment and Diagnosis of DementiaProf Alistair Burns
11:30 Management of dementia in Primary careProf Alistair Burns
12:15 Lunch
Cardiology I
13:15 Hypertension Dr Vikas Kapil
14:00 Hypotension and related disordersDr Vikas Kapil
14:45 Break
ENT
15:00 Common ENT conditions and emergenciesNara Orban
16:00 Chronic RhinosinusitisNara Orban
16:30 Break
Cardiology II
16:45 Heart failureDr Alex Lyon
17:30 Latest update on CV risk factor management for GPsDr Alex Lyon
18:00 Q&A
18:45 End of Programme
Day 3 - Saturday, 24 June 2023
08:15 Registration open
Infectious Diseases
09:00 Looking after antibioticsDr Ben Killingley
09:45 Tropical Medicine in General PracticeDr Ben Killingley
10:30 Break
Men’s Health
10:45 Urology updateMr Giles Hellawell
12:15 Lunch
Mental Health
13:00 Depression in patients with physical illnessDr Peter Byrne
13:45 Severe mental illness - what's new? Dr Peter Byrne
14:15 Medically unexplained symptomsDr Peter Byrne
14:45 Break
Gastroenterology
15:00 Functional upper GI disordersDr Ahmed Albusoda
15:45 Abdominal Wall Pain and Irritable Bowel Syndrome Dr Ahmed Albusoda
16:30 Q&A
17:15 End of Programme
Day 4 - Sunday, 25 June 2023
08:15 Registration open
Endocrinology
09:00 Update on diabetesDr Harvinder Chahal
09:45 Thyroid updateDr Harvinder Chahal
10:30 Break
Orthopaedics
10:45 Hip and Knee pain: common causes and treatmentMiss Samantha Tross
12:15 Lunch
Care of the Elderly
13:00 (De)prescribing in older AdultsDr Claire Dow
13:45 End of Life conversationsDr Claire Dow
14:15 Falls assessment Dr Claire Dow
14:45 Break
Paediatrics
15:00 Abdominal Pain in childrenDr Protima Deb
15:45 Case Studies: common presenting symptoms in childrenDr Protima Deb
16:30 Q&A
17:15 End of Programme

Speakers

Respiratory Medicine

Bariatric Surgery

Lectures
  • Metabolic Surgery and New Frontiers in Obesity Management

Dermatology

Lectures
  • Skin Cancer
  • Common skin conditions

Rheumatology

Lectures
  • Lupus: complex clinical cases and an update
  • Rheumatology and bone health: complex clinical cases

Allergies

Lectures
  • Allergy Essentials I
  • Allergy Essentials II - Interactive cases

Nephrology

Lectures
  • Dialysis and Kidney transplantation – what do I need to know?
  • Chronic Kidney Disease – a new era?

Dementia

Lectures
  • Assessment and Diagnosis of Dementia
  • Management of dementia in Primary care

Cardiology I

Lectures
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension and related disorders

ENT

Lectures
  • Common ENT conditions and emergencies
  • Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Cardiology II

Lectures
  • Heart failure
  • Latest update on CV risk factor management for GPs

Infectious Diseases

Lectures
  • Tropical Medicine in General Practice
  • Looking after antibiotics

Men’s Health

Mental Health

Lectures
  • Severe mental illness - what's new?
  • Medically unexplained symptoms
  • Depression in patients with physical illness

Gastroenterology

Lectures
  • Functional upper GI disorders
  • Abdominal Wall Pain and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Endocrinology

Lectures
  • Update on diabetes
  • Thyroid update

Orthopaedics

Lectures
  • Hip and Knee pain: common causes and treatment

Care of the Elderly

Lectures
  • (De)prescribing in older Adults
  • End of Life conversations
  • Falls assessment

Paediatrics

Lectures
  • Abdominal Pain in children
  • Case Studies: common presenting symptoms in children

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Westminster Bridge Road
SE1 7EH London
United Kingdom

 

St Thomas' Hospital

 

 

 

 

 

Room: Governors' Hall (South Wing). Governor’s Hall is located within St Thomas’ Hospital, South Wing, enter by the Main Entrance. 

Tube

The nearest tube stations are:  

Westminster - District, Circle and Jubilee lines (10 minutes' walk)  

Waterloo - Bakerloo, Jubilee and Northern lines (15 minutes' walk)

Lambeth North - Bakerloo line (15 minutes’ walk)

Plan your journey here: https://tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey/

Train

Waterloo and Waterloo East are the nearest railway stations, and a 10-15 minutes' walk away.

Victoria and Charing Cross are 20–30 minutes' walk away.  

Bus

Allow 15-20 minutes to get from the bus stop to where you need to be in the hospital. The following bus routes serve St Thomas':  

12, 53, 148, 159, 211, 453, C10 - stop at Westminster Bridge Road  

77, 507, N44 - stop at Lambeth Palace Road  

3, 344, C10, N3 - stop at Lambeth Road (15 minutes' walk)  

76, 341, 381, RV1 - stop at York Road  

Parking

St Thomas' Hospital is located in the Congestion Charging zone and the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ).

Parking is very limited at the hospital and there's often a queue. Please use public transport whenever possible.

Our car park is open 24 hours a day and costs £3.20 per hour. There's more information on the parking at St Thomas' Hospital page.

For more information on getting to St Thomas’ please visit:

https://www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk/st-thomas-hospital#travel-information

Attendance Fee

   4 Days Tuition Fee 4 Days Tuition Fee Livestream Daily Tuition Fee Daily Tuition Fee Livestream
GP / Consultant / Specialist £790.00 £690.00 £220.00 £190.00
Doctor in Training 

£690.00

£590.00 £180.00 £150.00
Nurse / HCP

£690.00

£590.00 £180.00 £150.00

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