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RCPE: Preston

RCPE UK Conference Preston

Date: Thursday, 6 December 2018


Venue:

Education Centre 1
Royal Preston Hospital
Sharoe Green Lane
Fulwood
Preston
PR2 9HT

Overview

The RCPE organises a number of conferences 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 24th Annual RCPE: Preston Conference has been arranged by Professor Satyan Rajbhandari, and covers a wide range of topics in acute and general medicine and the medical specialties.

The Sir Robert Sibbald Lecture will be delivered by Professor Solomon Tesfaye, Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals & Honorary Professor of Diabetic Medicine at the University of Sheffield.

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Programme

Thursday 6 December 2018

08.30

Registration and Coffee

09.25

Welcome
by Professor Derek Bell OBE, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Session 1

Chair: TBA

09.30

Role of Interventional Pulmonology in Acute Medicine
Dr Mohammed Munavvar, Consultant Chest Physician, Royal Preston Hospital

10.15

Modern Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes
Dr Ravi Singh, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Blackburn Hospital

10.45

Coffee / tea

Session 2

Chair: TBA

11.15

Abdominal Pain
Dr Kieran Moriarty CBE, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Royal Bolton Hospital

12.00

Managing Hypercholestrolaemia with an update on new therapies
Dr Handrean Soran, Consultant Endocrinologist, Manchester University

12.30

Lunch

Session 3

Chair: TBA

13.30

SIR ROBERT SIBBALD LECTURE
Chair: Professor Derek Bell OBE, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Pain from the Brain
Professor Solomon Tesfaye, Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield

14.30

Update from the College
Professor Derek Bell OBE, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

14.45

Coffee / tea

Session 4

Chair: TBA

15.15

Update in Osteoporosis
Dr Marwan Bukhari, Consultant Rheumatologist, University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay

15.45

Medical Manslaughter
Dr Alexandra Mullock, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Manchester

16.30

Close

 

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Fees

Online booking for this event closes on Tuesday 4 December but places may still be available after that date - please contact the Education Co-ordinator for further information.

Registration fees

Standard fee

£50

RCPE Fellow

£30

RCPE Collegiate / Associate / Foundation Member

£30

Nurse / AHP / Pharmacist / Postgraduate student

£30

Reduced fee for  LTHTR Staff

£25

Retired FRCPE

£15

Medical student

£15

 

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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.

Directions

Download directions (pdf) to Royal Preston Hospital Health Academy

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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