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Programme

 

Programme – Pulse LIVE Liverpool

Pulse LIVE Liverpool will be taking place on 3rd October 2017. 

13.30 – 14.20Simulation training: AnaphylaxisLed by a clinical facilitator from GP SimulationMax attendance: 10. Sign up at 12.50

08.45  Registration and networking

Alongside the conference, the event features an exhibition where key industry partners, charities, association and suppliers will showcase the latest innovations and solutions

09.20  Welcome from Pulse editor Nigel Praities

09.30 Big Discussion: Type 2 diabetes and the low carb diet: What is going on?

Dr David Unwin, RCGP expert clinical adviser in Diabetes, RCGP champion in collaborative care in Diabetes and Obesity

10.10 Exhibition and Networking

Chair: Dr Ian Sweetenham, GPSI ENT in Cambridgeshire

Chair: Dr Roger Henderson, senior GP partner, Shropshire and author

Interactive masterclasses on a key clinical challenge. Please note these workshops have limited capacity and will be on a first come, first serve basis on the day of the event. 

10.40 – 11.05

Latest guidance for managing dementia in primary care

Professor Alistair Burns, professor of old age psychiatry, The University of Manchester, national clinical director for dementia and for mental health in older people, NHS England

10.40 – 11.05

New models of care: the future of general practice?

  • What does each model look like?
  • Pros and cons?
  • Successes from across the UK

10.40 – 11.30

Practical management of cow milk allergy in primary care

  • Symptoms of cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) 
  • Taking an allergy focused history
  • Management options 
  • Practical case studies

Supported by Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition

10.40 – 11.30

Interactive workshop: Latest guidance on joint injection

Dr Kishor Vithlani, GPwSI in skin surgery and educational advisor for RCGP Mersey Faculty

10.40 – 11.30

Common eye presentations: diagnosis, referral and treatment in primary care

  • The importance of taking a thorough history
  • Visual and ophthalmoscope examination
  • The pitfalls of a swollen disc

Mr Jonathan Durnian,
consultant ophthalmologist, St Paul’s Eye Unit,
Royal Liverpool University Hospital

 10.40 – 11.30

Simulation training: Anaphylaxis

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 10.10

 

10.40 – 11.30

Simulation training: The collapsed patient 

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

 Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 10.10

11.10 – 11.35

Session to be confirmed (atrial fibrillation)
Supported by Daiichi Sankyo

11.10 – 11.35

Industry session to be confirmed

11.40 – 12.20

Achieving HbA1c targets is a challenge: How can SGLT2 inhibitors help you manage type 2 diabetes?

  • Current treatment options for patients.
  • Comparing SGLT2 inhibitors with sulphonylureas and DPP4 inhibitors.
  • Practical case studies.

Supported by Janssen

11.40 – 12.30

Top tips for time management and delegation

Dr Shaba Nabi, pulse columnist and a GP in Bristol

 11.40 – 12.30

Rosacea: Guidelines for diagnosis and management in primary care

Dr Alison Buckley GPwSI in Dermatology, Manchester

Supported by Galderma

11.40 – 12.30

Interactive workshop: Latest guidance on joint injection

Dr Kishor Vithlani, GPwSI in skin surgery and educational advisor for RCGP Mersey Faculty

 

11.40 – 12.30

Common eye presentations: diagnosis, referral and treatment in primary care

  • The importance of taking a thorough history
  • Visual and ophthalmoscope examination
  • The pitfalls of a swollen disc

Mr Jonathan Durnian,
consultant ophthalmologist, St Paul’s Eye Unit,
Royal Liverpool University Hospital

11.40  – 12.30

Simulation training: Anaphylaxis

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 10.10

 11.40 -12.30

Simulation training: The collapsed patient 

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 10.10

12.30 Lunch and exhibition

13.30 – 13.55

Dizziness: Diagnosis and management in primary care 

Dr Ian Sweetenham, GPSI ENT in Cambridgeshire

13.30 – 14.20

Resilience in general practice: What does it mean?

  • What is a resilient practitioner?
  • Top tips to influence your practice.
  • Practical discussion addressing your challenges.

Dr Prit Buttar, GP, Resilient GP

 

13.30 – 14.20

Recognising common paediatric emergencies

  • What do GPs need to recognise?
  • When to refer to secondary care

 Dr Edward Snelson, former GP and  consultant in paediatrics and paediatric emergency medicine, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

13.30 – 14.20

Migraine masterclass: recognising migraine in general practice

  • Identification and classification of migraine
  • Busting common myths
  • When to refer for further investigation

Dr Bill Laughey, GP Trainer and researcher in headache and migraine

13.30 – 14.20

Session TBC

 

13.30 – 14.20

Simulation training: Anaphylaxis

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 12.50

 

 13.30 – 14.20


Simulation training: The collapsed patient 

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 12.50

14.00 – 14.25

A practical approach to counselling and managing patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation

Dr Yassir Javaid, GP, cardiovascular lead, Nene CCG and primary care cardiovascular lead, East Midlands Strategic Clinical Network

Supported by Bayer

14.25 Tea, networking and exhibition

15.00 – 15.30

HIV in primary care

  • Epidemiology and clinical scenarios
  • When to test
  • NICE guidance

Dr Mark Lawton, consultant in Sexual Health & HIV and Clinical Lead at the Liverpool Centre for Sexual Health

15.05 – 15.55

Mindfulness: An introductory workshop for GPs

  • What is mindfulness?
  • Using mindfulness as a professional tool to improve efficiency and wellbeing.
  • Evidence based uses of mindfulness for patients

Colin Duff, Head of Research, Breathworks CIC

15.05 – 15.55

Recognising common paediatric emergencies

  • What do GPs need to recognise?
  • When to refer to secondary care

 Dr Edward Snelson, former GP and  consultant in paediatrics and paediatric emergency medicine, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

15.05 – 15.55

Migraine masterclass: recognising migraine in general practice

  • Identification and classification of migraine
  • Busting common myths
  • When to refer for further investigation

Dr Bill Laughey, GP Trainer and researcher in headache and migraine

 

15.05 – 15.55

Simulation training: Anaphylaxis

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 12.50

 15.05 – 15.55

Simulation training: The collapsed patient 

Led by a clinical facilitator from GP Simulation

Max attendance: 10. Sign up at 12.50

15.30 – 16.00

Contraception update 2017

  • Update to guidance on emergency and quick starting contraception
  • Common challenges

Dr Laura Percy, consultant in sexual and reproductive health

16.00 – 16.30 Clinical update: Asthma management

*Please note this programme is subject to change.

**We would like to thank our exhibitors for supporting this meeting, which includes a number of pharmaceutical companies. Unless stated in the programme, they have had no input into the agenda, speaker selection or content.