GP General Update 2020

16 & 17 October 2020  |  London

BMJ Masterclasses Physicians General Update

Details

Audience: GPs, GP trainees and practice nurses

  • Friday 16 & Saturday 17 October 2020
  • 08:15 – 16:50
  • ExCeL, London

Overview

Our GP General Update masterclass is designed for general practitioners of all grades, to help you keep up-to-date with the latest developments in primary care and earn valuable CPD points for appraisal and revalidation.

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

 |  6 CPD HOURS PER DAY

2019 programme included:

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
Day 1
Time 2019 topics included:
08:15 - 09:00Mindfulness or Yoga
09:15 - 09:45Keynote: Wellbeing at work
09:55 - 10:00Welcome and Introductions
10:00 - 10:45Cardiology
- Management of stable angina - key takeaways from new SIGN guidance
- Heart failure
- Diagnosis and managing effective diuresis
- ECG interpretation advice

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
10:45 - 11:10Morning break and refreshments

Delegates will have the opportunity to browse the exhibition and network with fellow attendees
11:10 - 11:35Diabetes
- 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

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
11:55 - 12:00Learning bites
12:00 - 12:45Care of the Older Person
- Preventing falls
- Managing frailty

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
12:45 - 13:55Lunch and networking

Why not:
- Explore the Careers Fair Exhibition
- Pensions Advice
- View our Live Jobs Board
13:55 - 14:00Learning bites
14:00 - 14:45Creating a portfolio career for GPs
OR
Dermatology: Skin cancer
- ABCDEs
- Seborrheic keratosis
- Actinic keratosis

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
14:45 - 15:10Afternoon break and refreshments

An opportunity to visit our exhibitors in the exhibition area
15:10 - 15:55Women's Health
- New contraception guidelines

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
15:55 - 16:00Learning bites
16:00 - 16:45ENT - Quiz
- Common ENT cases including allergic rhinitis, tonsillitis and more

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
16:45 - 16:50Summary and close

Full programme details to be announced in February 2020.

Tailor your experience

This BMJ masterclass will be brought to you by BMJ Live, a multi stream conference, so you can tailor your experience by also choosing to attend sessions from our other courses and workshops running at the same time.

View the 2019 courses and see the range of programmes we offered:

Friday 4 October 2019
GP General Update
Dermatology
Physicians General Update
Taking control of your workload
NEW – Clinical Pharmacist in General Practice
Getting your work published

Saturday 5 October 2019
GP General Update
Musculoskeletal Medicine
Physicians General Update
NEW – Neurology
Taking control of your workload
Managing change and complexity

BMJ Careers Fair
As part of your conference package, you will have access to our careers fair exhibition, and a variety of content to help you progress your career. Our range of seminar sessions will include topics on Well-being, pursuing a portfolio career, career guidance and relocation in the UK and abroad. View the 2019 Seminar Programme to see the range of seminars offered.

Day 2
Time 2019 topics included:
08:15 - 09:00Mindfulness or Yoga
09:15 - 09:45Keynote: The NHS People Plan – What does it mean for me?
09:55 - 10:00Welcome and Introductions
10:00 - 10:45Respiratory Medicine
- Asthma update
- COPD update

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
10:45 - 11:10Morning break and refreshments

Delegates will have the opportunity to browse the exhibition and network with fellow attendees
11:10 - 11:55Neurology
- Headaches/migraines – when to refer
- Epilepsy (NICE Epilepsies: diagnosis and management)

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
11:55 - 12:00Learning bites
12:00 - 12:45Mental health
- Diagnosis and management of Depression
- Updates in managing Anxiety
- Advice for patients with Insomnia

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
12:45 - 13:25Lunch and networking

Why not:
- Explore the Careers Fair Exhibition
- Attend one of our practical stations
- View our Live Jobs Board
13:25 - 13:55Session to be announced
13:55 - 14:00Learning bites
14:00 - 14:45Time management for primary care
OR
Musculoskeletal Medicine: Hip and knee pain

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
14:45 - 15:10Afternoon break and refreshments

An opportunity to visit our exhibitors in the exhibition area
15:10 - 15:55Paediatrics
- Common causes for referral including difficulty in breathing and diagnosis, fever, and sepsis

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
15:55 - 16:00Learning bites
16:00 - 16:45Ophthalmology
- Common ophthalmology cases in primary care

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
16:45 - 16:50Summary and close

Full programme details to be announced February 2020.

Tailor your experience
This BMJ masterclass will be brought to you by BMJ Live, a multi stream conference, so you can tailor your experience by also choosing to attend sessions from our other courses and workshops running at the same time.

View the 2019 programme and see the range of courses  we offered:

Friday 4 October 2019
GP General Update
Dermatology
Physicians General Update
Taking control of our workload
Managing change and complexity

Saturday 5 October 2019
GP General Update
Musculoskeletal Medicine
Physicians General Update
Taking control of your workload
Getting published

BMJ Careers Fair
As part of your conference package, you will also have access to our careers fair exhibition, and a variety of content to help you progress your career. Our range of seminar sessions will include topics on Well-being, pursuing a portfolio career, career guidance and relocation in the UK and abroad. View the 2019 Seminar Programme to see the range of courses offered.

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