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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 20-23 June 2024.

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

 Programme Director

Prof Ahmet Fuat, Cardiology Expert Forum

Prof Ahmet Fuat

PhD FRCGP FRCP London FRCP Edin FPCCS, GPSI cardiology

Professor of Primary Care Cardiology at Durham University

 

Location

St Thomas's Hospital, London

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

The application will be sent in due time. In the past the CPD services have accredited all our courses with 30 CPD 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!

 

 


Programme example of our June 2023 event. Subject to change.

Thursday

8:00

Registration open

8:55

Welcome and Introduction

Respiratory Medicine

9:00

Lung fibrosis

Peter George

9:45

Asthma

Pujan Patel

10:30

Break

Bariatric Surgery

10:45

Metabolic Surgery and New Frontiers in Obesity Management

John Loy

12:15

LUNCH

Dermatology

13:15

Skin Cancers

Natasha Kapur

14:00

Common skin conditions

Natasha Kapur

14:45

Break

Rheumatology

15:00

Lupus: complex clinical cases and an update

Arti Matho

15:45

Rheumatology and bone health: complex clinical cases

Arti Matho

16:30

Break

Allergies

16:45

Allergy Essentials I

Runa Ali

17:30

Allergy Essentials II - Interactive cases

Runa Ali

18:00

Q&A

18:45

End of Programme

 

Friday

Nephrology

9:00

Chronic Kidney Disease – a new era?

David Game

9:45

Dialysis and Kidney transplantation – what do I need to know?

David Game

10:30

Break

Dementia

10:45

Assessment and Diagnosis of Dementia

Alistair Burns

11:30

Management of dementia in Primary care

Alistair Burns

12:15

LUNCH

Cardiology

13:15

Hypertension

Vikas Kapil

14:00

Hypotension and related disorders

Vikas Kapil

14:45

Break

ENT

15:00

Common ENT conditions and emergencies

Nara Orban

15:45

Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Nara Orban

16:30

Break

Cardiology II

16:45

Heart failure

Alex Lyon

17:30

Cardiovascular disease in cancer patients - what GPs need to know?

Alex Lyon

18:00

Q&A

18:45

End of Programme

 

Saturday

Infectious Diseases

9:00

Looking after antibiotics

Ben Killingley

9:45

Tropical Medicine in General Practice

Ben Killingley

10:30

Break

Men’s Health

10:45

Urology update

Giles Hellawell

12:15

LUNCH


Mental Health

13:00

Depression in patients with physical illness

Peter Byrne

13:45

Severe mental illness

Peter Byrne

14:15

Medically unexplained symptoms

Peter Byrne

14:45

Break

Gastroenterology

15:00

Abdominal Wall Pain and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Ahmed Albusoda

15:45

Management of gastro oesophageal reflux disease

Ahmed Albusoda

16:30

Q&A

17:15

End of Programme

 

Sunday, 25 June 2023

Endocrinology

9:00

Update on diabetes

Harvinder Chahal

9:45

Thyroid update

Harvinder Chahal

10:30

Break


Orthopaedics

10:45

Hip and Knee pain: common causes and treatment

Samantha Tross

12:15

LUNCH


Care of the Elderly

13:00

(De)prescribing in older Adults

Claire Dow

13:45

End of Life conversations

Claire Dow

14:15

Falls assessment

Claire Dow

14:45

Break


Paediatrics

15:00

Abdominal Pain in children

Protima Deb

15:45

Case Studies: common presenting symptoms in children

Protima Deb

16:30

Q&A

17:15

End of Programme

 

Speakers

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 £690.00* £590.00* £190.00* £190.00*
Doctor in Training 

£590.00*

£490.00* £150.00* £150.00*
Nurse / HCP

£590.00*

£490.00* £150.00* £150.00*

 

*Prices are excluding VAT. VAT will be added at the checkout.

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