GP General Update

GP General Update

24 & 25 June 2019  |  Birmingham

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Early Bird ends 15 May 2019

BMA House London

Details

Audience: GPs, GP trainees and practice nurses

  • Monday 24 & Tuesday 25 June 2019
  • 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Novotel Birminham Centre, 70 Broad St,
  • Birmingham, B1 2HT

Overview

Our GP General Update welcomes general practitioners of all grades to get the latest updates in 12 core clinical topics and earn 6 CPD credits per day (12 credits in total).

Join us for two days of clinical content delivered by subject-matter experts. Our interactive format incorporates real-life case studies, live polls, quizzes, practical demos and dedicated Q&A time 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 - 09:40Welcome and introduction by the chair
09:40 - 10:20Cardiology
- Management of stable angina - key takeaways from new SIGN guidance
- Heart Failure - diagnosis and managing effective diuresis
- ECG interpretation advice
10:20 - 10:30Questions to speaker
10:30 - 10:35Learning bites
10:35 - 11:15Care of the Older Person
- Preventing falls
- Managing frailty
11:15 - 11:25Questions to speaker
11:25 - 11:45Refreshments
11:45 - 11:50Learning bites
11:50 - 12:30Diabetes
- New drug treatments and the risk of euglycemic DKA (diabetic ketoacidosis)
- Pre-diabetes diagnosis and management
- Benefits of multifactorial intervention in diabetes care
- Care planning in diabetes care
12:30 - 12:40Questions to speaker
12:40 - 13:30Lunch
13:30 - 14:10Dermatology
- Recognising skin cancers
- Common rashes in children (including Eczema)
14:10 - 14:20Questions to speaker
14:20 - 14:25Learning bites
14:25 - 15:05Women's Health
- New contraception guidelines
15:05 - 15:15Questions to speaker
15:15 - 15:30Refreshments
15:30 - 16:10ENT Quiz
- Common ENT cases including allergic rhinitis, tonsillitis and more
16:10 - 16:20Questions to speaker
16:20 - 16:30Summary, quiz 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 - 09:40Welcome and introduction by the chair
09:40 - 10:20MSK
- Back, knee examinations - red flags and when to refer
- Fibromyalgia
10:20 - 10:30Questions to speaker
10:30 - 10:35Learning bites
10:35 - 11:15Respiratory Medicine
- Asthma update
- COPD update
11:15 - 11:25Questions to speaker
11:25 - 11:45Refreshments
11:45 - 11:50Learning bites
11:50 - 12:30Neurology
- Headaches/migraines - when to refer
- Epilepsy (NICE Epilepsies: diagnosis and management)
12:30 - 12:40Questions to speaker
12:40 - 13:30Lunch
13:30 - 14:10Mental Health
- Diagnosis and management of Depression
- Updates in managing Anxiety
- Advice for patients with Insomnia
14:10 - 14:20Questions to speaker
14:20 - 14:25Learning bites
14:25 - 15:05Paediatrics
- Common causes for referral including difficulty in breathing and diagnosis, fever, and sepsis
15:05 - 15:15Questions to speaker
15:15 - 15:30Refreshments
15:30 - 15:35Quiz - Key learnings from the day
15:35 - 16:15Ophthalmology
- Quiz
16:15 - 16:25Questions to speaker
16:25 - 16:30Summary, quiz and closing remarks

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

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