Event Details

The RCPE Course in Acute and General Internal Medicine

RCPE Course Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Date: Monday, 27 May 2019 - Friday, 31 May 2019


Venue:

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
9 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JQ

Overview

This 5 day course will provide topical and relevant updates on a wide variety of acute and general medical conditions encountered by clinicians. Experts will cover topics of current and practical relevance with frequent opportunities for interactive case-based learning.  Places are limited to maximise networking during the course.  The week will consist of a series of themed days, and topics covered will include:

  • Diagnosing, investigating and treating infection and fever.
  • Therapeutic advances in common conditions, including heart failure, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease and inflammatory arthritis.
  • Acute management of collapse, breathlessness, fever, chest pain.
  • Fits, faints & funny turns: Differential diagnosis & appropriate investigations.
  • Preventing premature death from cancer, cardiovascular disease and alcohol.

This course is aimed at physicians (consultant and senior trainee level) who wish to enhance their acute and general medicine knowledge. It will be of great interest to clinicians from around the world who encounter patients with general medical conditions. Delegates can select which day to attend or sign up for all 5 days, whichever best suits training needs.

The course also features a social programme including a Welcome Reception in our historic buildings; a tour of ‘The real Mary Kings Close’ and a Scottish Evening with a Ceilidh.  The afternoons of Wednesday and Friday are free to allow delegates to explore the beautiful city of Edinburgh.

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Programme

The programme for this event is currently being finalised. 

Please do check back with us in October when we aim to have the full programme available and on-line booking open.

 If you require further information in the meantime, please contact

 

Margaret Farquhar
Education Co-ordinator,
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh,
9 Queen Street,
Edinburgh
EH2 1JQ

TEL: + 44 (0)131 247 3636
Email: m.farquhar@rcpe.ac.uk

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Fees

The registration form, including details of fees, is currently being finalised and will be available on the website shortly. If you require further information in the meantime, please contact

Margaret Farquhar
Education Co-ordinator,
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh,
9 Queen Street,
Edinburgh
EH2 1JQ

TEL: + 44 (0)131 247 3636
Email: m.farquhar@rcpe.ac.uk

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Further Info

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at physicians (consultant and senior trainee level) who wish to enhance their acute and general medicine knowledge. It will be of great interest to clinicians from around the world who encounter patients with general medical conditions. Delegates can select which day to attend or sign up for all 5 days, whichever best suits training needs.

Social Programme

The course also features a social programme including a Welcome Reception in our historic buildings; a tour of ‘The real Mary Kings Close’ and a Scottish Evening with a Ceilidh.  The afternoons of Wednesday and Friday are free to allow delegates to explore the beautiful city of Edinburgh.

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