Physicians General Update

4 & 5 October 2019  |  London

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GP General Update

Details

Audience: All clinicians working in hospital based medicine including General Physicians, Consultants and Trainees

  • Friday 4 & Saturday 5 October 2019
  • 08:15 – 16:50
  • Olympia, Hammersmith Road, Hammersmith
    London, W14 8UX

Overview

In this practical and interactive masterclass our expert speakers will bring you fully up-to-date on a broad range of conditions that you are likely to encounter in hospital based medicine, on-call, on the wards or in your outpatient clinics.

This year, we’ve also included some optional personal development sessions for taking control of a challenging workload and coping with the complexity of being a busy doctor in the NHS.

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

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
Other healthcare professionals£225£255£450£510

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 returning 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
08:15 - 09:00Mindfulness or Yoga (optional)
09:15 - 09:45Keynote: Wellbeing at Work (optional)
09:55 - 10:00Welcome and Introductions
10:00 - 10:45Respiratory medicine
- Flu
- Pulmonary embolism
- Pulmonary Fibrosis
- COPD

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
- Syncope
- Epilepsy (including new NICE guidelines)
- Neuropathic pain (including new NICE guidelines)

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
11:55 - 12:00Learning bites
12:00 - 12:45Infectious diseases
- HIV
- Tropical medicine (including Ebola/SARS/MERS/ZIKA)
- Lyme Disease (including new NICE guidelines)

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 - 14:45Enhancing your leadership
OR
Dermatology: Skin cancer
- ABCDEs
- Seborrheic keratosis
- Actinic keratosis

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
14:45 - 14:50Learning bites
14:50 - 15:35Emergencies in the Older Person
- Acute confusion
- Falls
- Sepsis

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
15:35 - 16:00Afternoon break and refreshments

An opportunity to visit our exhibitors in the exhibition area
16:00 - 16:45Rheumatology
- Osteoporosis
- Immunotherapy

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

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

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 full programme options below.

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

Other streams on Saturday 5 October
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. Programme to be announced soon.

Day 2
Time Topics to be covered
08:15 - 09:00Mindfulness or Yoga (optional)
09:15 - 09:45Keynote: To be confirmed
09:55 - 10:00Welcome and Introductions
10:00 - 10:45Cardiology
- Common arrhythmias
- Cardiac failure
- Chest pain (including new SIGH guideline on stable angina)

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 - 11:55Diabetes and Endocrinology
- Acute presentations of endocrine conditions
- Cautions when treating DM patients with other conditions
- Managing unstable DM in the hospital setting

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
11:55 - 12:00Learning bites

Quick wins you can implement immediately into your practice
12:00 - 12:45Gastroenterology
- NAFLD
- Acute presentation in gastroenterology (include IBD flares and acute pancreatitis)

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 - 14:45How to be more assertive without damaging professional relationships
OR
Care of the Older Person: Dementia

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
14:45 - 14:50Learning bites
14:50 - 15:35Emergencies in oncology
- Neutropenic sepsis
- Immunotherapy (including side effects)
- Hypercalcaemia

Includes 10 minute Q&A session
15:35 - 16:00Afternoon break and refreshments

An opportunity to visit our exhibitors in the exhibition area
16:00 - 16:45Psychiatry
- Addiction in the hospital setting
- Bipolar disease (including new NICE guidelines)
- Depression in adults (including new NICE guidelines)

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

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

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 full programme options below.

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

Other streams on Saturday 5 October
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. Programme to be announced soon.

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