08/05/2024 – NB Medical Hot Topics Update

Another special GP Society event!

 

Wednesday 8th May

Great CPD opportunity for GPs and advanced clinicians working in Lincolnshire.

We are delighted to once again be able to offer Lincolnshire GPs and advanced clinicians the opportunity to attend our GP Society NB Medical Spring Hot Topics GP Update course at the Dower House Hotel in Woodhall Spa. Join your peers in this lovely setting to network, meet with sponsors, grab supper and engage in the update which will cover a range of the latest Hot Topics in Primary Care. All the presented topics are based on recent national guidance and research, and use clinical cases to illustrate the learning points.

Event Overview:

6:30pm ARRIVAL:

Registration, networking, exhibitors and supper

FIRST HALF:

  • Introduction to the course
  • Cardiovascular
    • Stroke and TIA update, including changes to anti-platelet regimens
    • Lipid Management, LDL and triglycerides: new secondary prevention targets and escalation strategies
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Effective interventions at last for CKD
  • Prescribing Hot Topics
    • New evidence relating to drugs with anticholinergic effects
  • Immediate learning reflection
    • What are your 3 main learning points from the session?

BREAK: 

Networking, exhibitors, refreshments & sweet treats

 

SECOND HALF:

  • Cancer
    • Lung Cancer: lung cancer in non-smokers, on the rise and easily missed, when is CXR ‘good enough’ to exclude suspected lung cancer and the introduction of screening in the UK
    • Early Onset Colorectal Cancer, also on the rise and easily missed
  • Neurology
    • Migraine update, new guidelines and the rise of the CGRP inhibitors
  • Mental Health
    • Bipolar Disorder, how can we improve diagnosis and management in primary care
    • Improving the cardiometabolic outcomes in people with serious mental illness, updated guidelines.
  • Immediate learning reflection
    • What are your 3 main learning points from the session?

*Note: some topics may be subject to change.

 

Bookings - please read carefully:

Please reserve your place by clicking the "book now" button and following the steps.

This course is being funded by Lincolnshire LMC and offered to Lincolnshire GPs and clinical practice staff at no cost. Venue and catering costs are being supported by our exhibitors.

Please be aware that any late cancellations or DNAs will be charged for the cost of the wasted place.

By booking a place on this course you agree to these terms.

Event Info

Date
8 May 2024
Time
18:30 - 22:00
Location
The Dower House Hotel, Manor Rd, Woodhall Spa, LN10 6PY
Cost
Free for LMC Members
Suitable For

Main Contact

Email
rosa.wyldeman@nhs.net
Phone
Call 01522 576 659
If you have any communication or mobility needs that the event organisers need to be aware of please contact them in advance of the course to let them know

Terms

  • This training has been funded by the Lincolnshire LMC, if you need to cancel the place, you can do so online up to 7 days before the event date after that time please contact the Lincolnshire LMC on 01522 576 659.
  • If you fail to cancel your place within a reasonable time then you/ your employer may be invoiced for the cost of the place.
  • We ask that prior to booking, attendees check their calendars to make sure they are not on leave or have other commitments. We also ask that attendees give as much notice as possible when cancelling, so that the place can be used by someone else.

Please Note: Where external training providers are used, the LMC is required to submit attendee names 7 days before the courses commence. To view the LMC Privacy Policy please go to https://www.lincslmc.co.uk/privacynotice

By booking and accepting a place on this course, you are agreeing to these terms