Event Details

Regional Symposium: Stockton

RCPE Symposium Stockton

Date: Thursday, 6 July 2017


Venue:

The Lecture Theatre,
Middlefield Centre,
University Hospital of North Tees,
Stockton on Tees,
TS19 8PE

Overview

The RCPE organises a number of regional symposia in different parts of the UK. All grades of medical and other healthcare staff are welcome and you do not need to be a Fellow or Member of RCPE, or from the immediate area to attend.

This year's Regional Symposium in Stockton has been organised by Dr Deepak Dwarakanath and will include the Sir James Young Simpson Lecture which will be delivered by Mr Alan Foster, MBE, CEO, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust.

Topics from the day will include gastroenterology, respiratory, cardiology and organisational change in the NHS.

If you have any queries or sponsorship enquiries, please contact the Courses Team below:

Education and Organisation Development
Ground Floor, South Wing,
University Hospital of North Tees & Hartlepool

E-mail: Courses.Team@nth.nhs.uk
Tel: 01642 3(83787)

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Programme

Thursday 6 July 2017

08.45

Registration and Coffee

09.20

Welcome and Introductory Remarks
by Professor Derek Bell, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Session 1

Chair details - Dr Deepak Dwarakanath Vice President, RCPE and Consultant Gastroenterology, North Tees and Hartlepool, NHS Foundation Trust

09.25

Introduction
Dr Deepak Dwarakanath Vice President, RCPE and Consultant Gastroenterology, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

09.30

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease - not so ‘simple’ anymore
Dr Tim Hardy, ST3 Trainee, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

10.10

Pleural effusions - patient centred choice
Dr Ben Prudon, Consultant, Respiratory, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

10.30

Coffee/tea

Session 2

Chair details - Dr Deepak Dwarakanath Vice President, RCPE and Consultant Gastroenterology, North Tees and Hartlepool, NHS Foundation Trust

11.00

The principles and impact of the bowel cancer screening programme and bowel scope
Dr Roisin Bevan, Consultant, Gastroenterology, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

11.40

SIR JAMES YOUNG SIMPSON LECTURE
Chair: Professor Derek Bell, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Structural and organisational change over 70 years in the NHS: past, present and future
Mr Alan Foster, MBE, CEO, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

12.30

Lunch

Session 3

Chair details - Dr Gillian Wallace, Consultant, Respiratory, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

13.30

Ensuring the future of clinical skills
Professor Andrew Elder, Medical Director of MRCP(UK)

14.10

The use of technology to improve patient safety, access and consultation
Dr Graham Evans, Chief Information Technology Officer, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

14.50

Presidential Update
Professor Derek Bell, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

15.20

Coffee / tea

Session 4

Chair details - Dr Gillian Wallace, Consultant, Respiratory, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

15.40

Congestive cardiac failure, more than diuretics
Dr Matt Dewhurst, Consultant Cardiologist, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

16.20

Charitable work performed by NTHFT Consultants – Cambodia & Sierra Leone
Drs Sue Jones, Chris Wells & John Hancock

17.00

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Fees

Registration fees

   

Standard fee

£25

 

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Trust Staff

£0

 

RCPE Fellow/Member

£0

 

If you wish to book a place at this symposium please email courses.team@nth.nhs.uk

If you have any queries or sponsorship enquiries, please contact the local organiser:

Courses Team
University Hospital of North Tees,
Stockton on Tees
TS19 8PE

TEL: + 44 (0)1642 624350
Email: courses.team@nth.nhs.uk

   

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Further Info

This event is open to all grades of medical, health care and scientific staff and to students. If you are unsure about eligibility, or the correct fee category, please contact the RCPE member of staff responsible for the event (see Fees page).

All relevant events are approved for Continuing Professional Development (CPD). A certificate of attendance with CPD information will be issued electronically to individual delegates via email. Please note - certificates can only be issued to attendees who have signed against their name on the CPD Register/Delegate List available at each event and completed feedback forms have been received.

Please note that on occasion event programmes may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.

A professional photographer may be in attendance at this event. Photographs may be used by the College in digital and printed publicity material. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let a member of staff know at the registration desk.

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Commercial Sponsorship

Many events are supported by commercial companies taking stand space. Health professionals and NHS managers are invited to visit the company stands during the breaks. Companies interested in sponsoring this, or other events listed on the Calendar, should contact the Co-ordinator responsible for the event.

Exhibitors/sponsors play no part in the planning or delivery of the event and the College has developed an Ethical Sponsorship Policy to support organising committees and committee chairs in their negotiations with potential commercial partners for education and other events.

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