GP Events

Educational Seminars and Events

We offer heart and lung seminars providing you with a chance to:

  • earn CPD points
  • update your knowledge on heart and lung conditions and treatments
  • meet with our consultants face-to-face

Upcoming Educational Event


Upcoming GP Events

Paediatric Cardiology GP Update (full day)

Date: Event postponed until November 2017
Duration: 1 day
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 16:45
Venue: To be Confirmed

RCGP Member price: £50.00
Non-RCGP member price: £80.00

Book herehttp://bit.ly/2vrFe58

PLEASE NOTE: this programme is subject to change

Time Topic Speaker
10:00 Arrive for 10:15am start
10:15 Welcome
10:30 During pregnancy – looking after mum’s heart
· What to look out for in the mother
· Managing existing conditions
Dr Sabine Ernst
11:00 The gestation period – fetal cardiac diagnosis
· Examination, tests and interpretation
· When to refer
· Management in primary care
Dr Beverly Tsai-Goodman
11:30 Break
12:00 Diagnostic work up for suspected cardiac conditions in children
· Review of standard tests and their indications
· Understanding MRI reports
· When to refer to secondary care
Dr Sylvia Krupickova
12:30 Quiz
13:00 Lunch
13:45 4 key cardiac red flags in newborns
· Murmur, cardiac failure, cyanosis and arrhythmia
· What to look for
· Examination technique and tips
· Diagnostic tests
· When to refer
Professor Alain Fraisse
14:15 Coronary Disease in the Young
· What GPs need to know
· Recommended diagnostics
· When should GPs refer
Dr Giovanni Di Salvo
14:45 Break
15:15 CHD and other diseases, management of the teenage years
· Understanding the hospital structure
· Engaging the teenage mind
· Support in primary care
· When should GPs refer
Lynda Davies Shaughnessy
15:45 CHD in adulthood
· What GPs need to know/case history
· Management in primary care/common issue
· When to refer to secondary care
Professor Michael Gatzoulis
16:15 Quiz
16:45 Close

 

Diagnostics Series: One stop assessment of patients for respiratory disease

Date: Monday 18th Sept 2017
Time: 18:30 – 21:00
Venue: Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care Outpatients & Diagnostics, 77 Wimpole Street, London W1G 9RU

The Royal Brompton and Harefield Private Specialist Care is pleased to invite you to a GP educational event providing an update on how to assess and diagnose respiratory conditions.

Reviewing a variety of case studies, the evening promises to be highly relevant and informative. We welcome you to bring any difficult cases you may currently be dealing with and want to discuss with the speakers.

All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.

Book here: goo.gl/PU6NVK

Programme:

Time Topic Speaker
18:30-19:00 Registration, refreshments and buffet
19:00-19:05 Introduction and Welcome
19:05-20:05 “One stop assessment of patients for respiratory disease” Professor Pallav Shah & Professor Simon Padley
20:05-20:25 Q&A
20:25-20:45 Tour of the facility and close of the event

The consultants will review a series of interesting clinical cases covering breathlessness, cough, and suspected cancer, providing an update on how to manage these symptoms and what to look for. They will also review the use of with CT and PET in diagnosis of related conditions.

There are a limited number of places available for this event, so please register early. Places will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

Cancer Masterclass: Lung cancer and respiratory symptoms (half day)

Date: Saturday 30 September 2017
Time: 09:00 – 13:00
Location: The Royal Marsden Education and Conference Centre, Stewart’s Grove, London SW3 6JJ

Free event

Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospital Specialist Care are delighted to invite you to our upcoming half-day GP educational event on lung cancer, held in partnership with The Royal Marsden Private Care.

Book herehttp://bit.ly/2vUY6cu

PLEASE NOTE: this agenda is subject to change

Time Topic Speaker
09:00 Breakfast and registration
09:30 Welcome and introduction
09:45 Respiratory symptoms: guidance for GPs Dr Pallav Shah
10:10 The diagnostic pathway: Diagnosing lung cancer Dr Fiona McDonald
10:35 How can GPs support patients following lung surgery Mr Simon Jordan
11:00 Refreshment break
11:25 Supporting lung cancer patients in primary care Dr Sanjay Popat
11:50 MDT panel: diagnostic case studies and Q&A
12:30 Close

Breakfast and light refreshments will be served on arrival and certificates for CPD points will be emailed to you following the event.

Cardio respiratory GP Update (full day)

Date: 16 October 2017
Duration: 1 day
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 16:00
Venue: Concert Hall, Harefield Hospital, Hill End Road, Harefield, Middlesex, UB9 6JH

RCGP Member price: £50.00
Non-RCGP member price: £80.00

Book herehttp://bit.ly/2hPIqRx

PLEASE NOTE: this programme is subject to change

Time Topic Speaker
10:00 Arrive for 10:15am start
10:15 Welcome
10:30 ECG interpretation for Primary Care
· Approach to ECG interpretation
· Management in primary care
· When to refer
· Case studies
Dr Wajid Hussain
11:00 COPD update and spirometry interpretation
· Making sense of spirometry graphs
· Interpretation of spirometry for the purpose of, the differential diagnosis of breathlessness, staging severity of COPD, the assessment of asthma
· Case studies
Dr Jaymin Morjaria
11:30 Break
12:00 Heart Failure diagnosis– what you should be doing
· Echo – what reports say and what do – they mean?
· Management in primary care
· When should GPs refer
· Case studies
Dr Aigul Baltabaeva
12:30 Lunch
13:15 Atrial fibrillation management
· Managing stroke risk
· Starting warfarin or NOACs
· When to refer to secondary care
· Case studies
Dr David Gareth Jones
13:45 Angina in primary care
· Management in primary care
· Red flags and when to refer
· Complex case studies
Dr Rebecca Lane
14:15 Break
14:45 Update on CT and PETCT scanning
· What heart and lung scans GPs can refer
· New diagnostics at Harefield
· Case studies
Dr Paras Dalal
15:15 Close