CamEd January 2020 event at the RCGP

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CamEd January 2020 event at the RCGP

The morning will cover Mental Health and a Contraception Update for Practice Nurses.

The afternoon will cover Gastroenterology and Liver and a Practice Nurse and HCA session on Complex Management Wound Care.

Lunch will be available from 1pm.


Sessions

Mental Health — Morning

Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 / 9.30am

The Mental Health session will be a series of short 15 minute presentations on hot topics in mental health and will be delivered by local psychiatrists. Topics will be selected by Camden GP's for Camden GP's.
The line up of topics and speakers for the event will follow in the near future. 

 

Contraception Update — Morning

Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 / 9.30am

This session will be presented by Margaret Pyke.

More information to follow shortly.

 

Gastroenterology and Liver session — Afternoon

Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 / 2.00pm

14.00 – 14.45     NCL Gastro GP Education Sessions – by Ed Seward – Consultant Gastroenterologist at UCLH 

  • Struggling to work out if that 23 year old has IBD or IBS?
  • Seeing a 50 year old with vague symptoms and worried you're missing bowel cancer?
  • ‘Managing these patients with lower bowel symptoms has just got easier. Ed Seward, Consultant Gastroenterologist and Endoscopy Director at UCLH will present the new pathways in primary care and explain how best to use faecal calprotectin and FIT to safely triage your patients, with reference to the latest study data.'              

14.45 – 15.00     Elissa Bradshaw (Ellie) – Gastrointestinal Community Nursing Service 

  • Find out more about this new service  which aims to address the needs of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and functional dyspepsia (FD) which are chronic, relapsing gastro disorders. 

15.00 – 15.20 – Tea Break

Royal Free Hepatology Team 
15.20 – 15.50 – Hepatitis C - What is new? As a GP what is my role? 
15.50 – 16.20 – Non-alcoholic fatty liver
- Is it an epidemic? Does it matter or are we over medicalising? What should we be doing?  
16.20 – 16.50 – Alcohol-related liver disease
- How can  I  optomise outcomes?

 

Complex Wound Management in Primary Care — Afternoon

Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 / 2.00pm

Following on from our successful wound care day in May 2019, Camden CCG has arranged education training to support the management of complex wounds in Primary Care.  
Luxmi Dhoonmoon – our Nurse, Consultant Tissue Viability (Goodall) and her team will be running the session that will provide practical leg ulcer training using the appropriate equipment.

 


Venue

RCGP, 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB