Royal College of Physicians Update Day

Category: Medicine - Other

Date: April 16th 2015

Location: Engineers’ House, The Promenade, Clifton Down, Bristol BS8 3NB

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Registration fee £90.00 for consultants.  Severn's GIM SpR’s are admitted free; £40.00 registration fee for all other trainees.  Full attendance qualifies for 5 external clinical CPD credits.  For further information please contact Dr Nabil Jarad on  Online registration is available below.  Please register before 6 April 2015. 

Cheques should be made payable to "Respiratory Medicine Educational Fund 52312" and sent to Lucy Reeves, Severn Postgraduate Medical Education, Deanery House, Vantage Office Park, Old Gloucester Road, Hambrook, Bristol, BS16 1GW.


08.15   Registration and coffee  
Session 1: What is new on presentations in acute medical take  
09.00 Endocarditis   Dr Angus Nightingale
09.40 Imaging in acute medicine       Dr Mark Callaway 
10.20 Medical emergencies in pregnancy  Dr Lucy Mackillop
11.00 Coffee break  
Session 2: Common medical issues  
11.40 Bronchiectasis – the argument for and against long term antibiotics Dr Nabil Jarad
12.30 Early detection of cancers – does it really matter? Dr Stephen Falk        
13.15 Lunch break  
Session 3: The College Zone  
14.30 Meet Professor Jane Dacre,
President of the Royal College and College Censors
15.20 The College Lecture: The importance of transitional care in medicine Dr Helena Gleeson
16.00 Running Acute Medicine in 2 large hospitals in Bristol – Two different models Dr Peter Collins & Dr Sam Patel 
17.00 End of day   

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