GP seminars 

GP evening seminar programme

UCLH runs a programme of GP education seminars designed to keep primary care teams updated with all our services and specialties. The seminars are also a good opportunity for dialogue between our dedicated consultants, specialist nurses and primary care teams.

Seminars are free to attend, are open to all GPs and count as 1.5 hours towards CPD points. A certificate will be given to each GP or health professional attending at the end of the seminar.

If you would like to suggest topics for future seminars please email GPeducation@uclh.nhs.uk Seminars are usually held at the UCH Education Centre, First Floor West, 250 Euston Road, London NW1 2PG, between 6pm and 9pm.

Upcoming seminars in 2017

  • Thursday 20th April 2017 -- TBA
  • Thursday 18th May 2017 -- Women's Health
  • Thursday 7th June 2017 -- Diabetes
  • Thursday 20th July 2017 -- TBA
  • Wednesday 6th September 2017 -- Sport, Exercise and Health
  • Thursday 19th October 2017 -- TBA
  • Thursday 30 Nov 2017 -- Frailty

 

UCLH Cancer Collaborative GP education roadshows

The UCLH Cancer Collaborative will be hosting a range of GP roadshow events as part of the education and awareness work stream in the early diagnosis pathway. For more information on the GP education roadshows, please go to the website or contact priya.yoganathan@nhs.net

 

One-day course on sleep disordered breathing

UCLH is holding an advanced one-day course on sleep disordered breathing on the 30th March.

Sleep medicine has evolved into a new specialty with relevance across a number of fields, including respiratory medicine. The programme aimed at both current practitioners as well as healthcare professionals interested in the field, aims to provide comprehensive information on practice and recent developments in sleep disordered breathing.

Focus will be placed on the management of obstructive sleep apnoea, obesity hypoventilation syndrome, overlap syndrome and central sleep apnoea.

Date: 30th March 2017
Time: 9am
Venue: Junior doctors' meeting room, UCLH headquarters, Fourth Floor East, 250 Euston Road London NW1 2PG.
Cost: £125 (including catering and literature)
CPD: 6 RCP credits applied.

For further information, email Donna Basire or call 020 3447 9102. To register, please go to the UCLH Charity courses website.

 

Update on the management of prolapse in women

The urogynaecology team at UCLH are organising an afternoon study session on the management of prolapse in women.

The session will be held on the 12th April from 1pm and is aimed at GPs and healthcare professionals interested in updating their skills in this area.

The team composed of consultants Anthony Kupelian and Arvind Vashisht, and clinical nurse specialists Kate Welford and Ann Lyons have put together a list of topics including:

  • How to assess female genital prolapse with confidence
  • Treatment options, conservative and surgical
  • When to refer to secondary care
  • Pessary management for non-specialists
  • Pessary practical session with medical models
  • Case presentations and troubleshooting

Date: 12th April 2017
Time: 1pm
Venue: UCH Education Centre, UCLH headquarters, First Floor West, 250 Euston Road London NW1 2PG.
Cost: £25.

A free light lunch will be provided by the event sponsors R & J Medical. To book, please email R & J Medical or call 02890 865523.

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Keeping primary care teams updated with our all our services and specialties