GP General Update

GP General Update

22 & 23 February 2018  |  London

Early Bird ends 10 Jan 2018

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BMA House London

Details

Audience: GPs, GP trainees and practice nurses

  • Thursday 22 & Friday 23 February 2018
  • 9.30am – 4.40pm
  • BMA House, Tavistock Square,
    London, WC1H 9JP

Overview

Our GP General Update event features a programme of expert speakers who will keep you up to date in 12 core clinical topics and earn you 12 CPD credits for your appraisal (6 points per day).

Taking place across two days, each clinical session incorporates real-life case studies, interactive polls and practical demos to bring you the latest evidence, new developments and guidelines in primary care.

You’ll leave the day with a wealth of knowledge, ready to change your practice.

Benefits

Expert speakers who give you practical tips on how to interpret the latest guidelines and evidence in your practice

GP workbook of top tips from our expert speakers

Interactive voting – make decisions on cases as you would in your practice and see if your peers and our speakers agree

Dedicated question time with the experts – quiz them on a tricky condition, or get advice on how to manage a specific patient

The opportunity to discuss key topics with other GP’s

6 month subscription to BMJ Best Practice & BMJ Learning

 |  12 CPD HOURS

Delegate Fees

Fee (Incl. of VAT)Early bird (One Day)Full Fee (One Day)Early bird (Both Days)Full fee (Both Days)
BMA member: Doctor£185£215£370£430
Doctor (standard)£225£255£450£510
BMA Member: GP trainee / Recently qualified £150£180£300£360
GP trainee / Recently qualified / Nurses £150£180£300£360

Prices are per delegate, per day.
If you are having difficulty booking online, you can also register by:
Phone | 0207 111 1105     Post | Download a postal booking form and return it to
BMJ Contact Centre, 12th Floor, Southgate House, Wood Street, Cardiff, CF10 1GR.

Programme

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
Day 1
Time Topics to be covered
08:30 - 09:30Registration and refreshments
09:30 - 09:45Welcome and introduction by the chair
09:45 - 10:25Dermatology
Picture Quiz featuring common dermatological conditions you will come across in your practice, how to manage these and when to refer
10:25 - 10:35Questions to speaker
10:35 - 11:15Women's Health
- Contraception
- Menopause (including HRT)
- Endometriosis
11:15 - 11:25Questions to speaker
11:25 - 11:45Refreshments
11:45 - 12:35Neurology
- Parkinson's Disease
- Parasthesia
- MS
12:35 - 12:45Questions to speaker
12:45 - 13:45Lunch
13:45 - 14:25The Frail Patient
A story following an elderly patient or couple, covering issues such as falls, frailty, polypharmacy and social issues
14:25 - 14:35Questions to speaker
14:35 - 15:15End of Life Care
Following on from the Frail Patient, how you can support your patients approaching end of life covering pain relief, DNAR and more
15:15 - 15:25Questions to speaker
15:25 - 15:45Refreshments
15:45 - 16:25Mental Health
- Personality disorder
- Depression
16:25 - 16:35Questions to speaker
16:35 - 16:40Summary and closing remarks

Programme subject to change. Further speaker details to be announced in due course

Day 2
Time Topics to be covered
08:30 - 09:30Registration and refreshments
09:30 - 09:45Welcome and introduction by the chair
09:45 - 10:25Cardiology
How to approach the patient that presents with chest pain and breathlessness covering areas such as Heart failure and use of DOACs
10:25 - 10:35Questions to speaker
10:35 - 11:15Respiratory
How to approach the patient that presents with chest pain and breathlessness but with respiratory outcomes, covering new guidelines in COPD and Asthma
11:15 - 11:25Questions to speaker
11:25 - 11:45Refreshments
11:45 - 12:35Diabetes
- Type 1, 2 and 3 diabetes treatment and identification
- New type 2 guidelines
- New evidence on reversing diabetes
12:35 - 12:45Questions to speaker
12:45 - 13:45Lunch
13:45 - 14:25Paediatrics
- Emergencies in infants such as fever and children who present with bruising
- Update on CMPA (Cows’ Milk Protein Allergy)
14:25 - 14:35Questions to speaker
14:35 - 15:15Abnormal Blood Results
Interactive quiz on blood results you are likely to come across in your practice and how to manage them - featuring inflammatory markers, microcytic anaemias, TFTs (Thyroid Function Tests)
15:15 - 15:25Questions to speaker
15:25 - 15:45Refreshments
15:45 - 16:25Gastroenterology
- IBD
- Coeliac Disease
16:25 - 16:35Questions to speaker
16:35 - 16:40Summary and closing remarks

Programme subject to change. Further speaker details to be announced in due course

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