Agenda 2020

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The Big Discussion: What is the future of general practice?

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Gastroenterology: 2020 Update

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Kevin Barrett
    GP partner in Hertfordshire, RCGP & Crohns and Colitis UK Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Champion 2017-2020
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Inhalers: The Essential Knowledge for Clinical Practice

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Paediatric Cow’s Milk Allergy: Common Challenges in Primary Care

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  • Dr Diab Haddad
    consultant paediatrician with special interest in allergic & respiratory disorders
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Top tips to speed up your practice

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Keynote Session: Undoable workload?

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Food allergy and anaphylaxis: diagnosis, tests and their interpretation

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GP Money Masterclass: everything you need to know as a GP

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KardiaMobile: Technology beyond AF detection

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Rheumatology update: diagnosing inflammatory arthritis

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  • Dr Louise Warburton
    clinical lead for Telford MSK Service, associate medical director, Shropshire Community NHS Trust
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How to avoid the intelligence trap in diagnosis

Speaker(s):
  • David Robson
    Science writer, journalist and author of The Intelligence Trap
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Becoming a GP Partner: What you need to consider

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  • Simon Appleyard
    Senior Area Manager, Wesleyan Financial Services
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Surviving the 10 minute headache consultation

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  • Dr David Kernick
    GPSI headache and former chair, The British Association for the Study of Headache and Exeter Headache Clinic
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Providing ‘right access’ – an end to simplistic access schemes

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  • Dr Robert Varnam
    GP, director of primary care improvement, NHS England and NHS Improvement
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GP money masterclass: Your NHS pension: What are my options?

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Remote consulting during the COVID-19 outbreak

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QOF - Maximising income in 2020/21

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Portfolio careers post-covid

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Opening Keynote: Wellbeing (comedy session)

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Covid-19 and mental health

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  • Dr Sam Tromans
    honorary academic clinical lecturer in social and epidemiological psychiatry
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Psychodermatology: treating the skin and mind

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  • Dr Alia Ahmed
    consultant dermatologist and honorary lecturer in psychodermatology, University of Hertfordshire
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Depression: current best practice

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Improving mental health by identifying and treating people with gambling problems

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  • Dr Matthew Gaskell
    consultant psychologist and clinical director for addictions, Leeds & York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Anna Hemmings
    Chief Executive Officer, GamCare
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Put your oxygen mask on first; Sustaining our wellbeing through Mindfulness practice

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Suicide prevention in young people: relationship with self harm?

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Gynaecology update

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Menopause updates: HRT

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Contraception update

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Toni Hazell
    GP, medical writer, editor and regular contributor to Pulse Learning
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Managing overactive bladder in primary care

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Jon Rees
    GP with specialist interest in Urology, Tyntesfield Medical Group, North Somerset
08:30 - 08:50

Registration and exhibition

08:50 - 09:20

The travelling patient

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Nicky Longley
    Consultant Physician and Clinical Lead in Travel Medicine, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, University College London Hospitals
09:30 - 10:15

Living well with asthma

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Iain Small
    GP, associate director for primary care in NHS Grampian and editor of primary care respiratory update
10:30 - 11:15

Lipids Update 2020

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  • Dr Jai Cegla
    consultant in metabolic medicine, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
11:20 - 11:50

Hypertension

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11:55 - 12:25

COVID, cancer and QOF QI: Supporting General Practice to improve cancer outcomes

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  • Dr Anant Sachdev
    GP partner, Cancer Research UK GP, Thames Valley Cancer Alliance Clinical Lead for Prevention and Early Diagnosis, End of Life Care Specialist GP
12:30 - 13:00

Learning from deaths during the pandemic - The Daffodil Standards

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  • Dr Catherine Millington Saunders
    RCGP & Marie Curie National Clinical End of Life Care Champion
13:00 -

Close of conference

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On-demand Session: PSA: Best Practice and Diagnostic Pathway

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09:20 -

Registration and exhibition

09:30 - 10:30

Skin cancer and pre-cancerous lesions: the ultimate guide to lesion recognition

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Finbar McGrady
    GPwSI dermatology, sessional GP and clinical teaching fellow, Queens University, Belfast
10:50 - 11:35

Atopic Dermatitis, Management & Habit Reversal

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  • Dr Alpa Kanji
    Dermatology Registrar, Charing Cross Hospital
11:50 - 12:35

Dermatology Quiz: complex cases

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12:50 - 13:35

Managing rosacea in the era of antimicrobial stewardship

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13:50 - 14:40

Assessing hair and scalp conditions

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  • Dr Manjit Kaur
    consultant dermatologist and lead for hair service, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
14:50 - 15:35

Modern insights into acne management

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  • Dr Firas Al-Niaimi
    consultant dermatologist and senior lecturer and researcher 152 Harley street clinic in London and University of Aalborg in Denmark
08:50 - 09:00

Registration and exhibition

09:00 - 09:30

Digital Innovation and remote consultations at scale

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Farzana Hussain
    GP, clinical director Newham Central 1 PCN & LMC committee member
09:45 - 10:30

The DES contract

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Geetha Chandrasekaran
    GP partner, GPSI Urology, founding Director of Pennine GP Alliance and Clinical Director, North Halifax Primary Care Network
10:45 - 11:30

Is your PCN fit for purpose? (7 lessons from the frontline)

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11:45 - 12:15

The Big Interview with Dr Nikita Kanani

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12:30 - 13:30

Collaboration: Lessons learned from the front-line

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  • Dr Sohail Munshi
    GP partner and chief medical officer, Manchester Local Care Organisation
13:30 -

Close of conference

08:50 -

Registration and exhibition

08:50 - 09:20

How to look after our patients with Diabetes safely in Covid times

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09:35 - 10:20

Title to be confirmed (hayfever)

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  • Dr Dermot Ryan
    GP, allergy lead, PCRS, IPCRG and member of the EAACI primary care allergy task force
10:35 - 11:20

Pulse Learning LIVE: DMARD monitoring & Rational use of antibiotics

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Toni Hazell
    GP, medical writer, editor and regular contributor to Pulse Learning
11:35 - 12:20

Can we optimise outcomes in COPD with nutrition?

Speaker(s):
  • Anne Holdoway
    consultant dietitian and chair, Managing Adult Malnutrition in the Community and Managing Malnutrition in COPD expert panels
  • Prof Tom Wilkinson
    professor of respiratory medicine and honorary NHS consultant physician, Southampton University Faculty of Medicine, member of the Managing Malnutrition in COPD panel
12:35 - 13:45

Infectious diseases workshop

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Sarah Logan
    consultant physician,  hospital for tropical diseases, University College Hospital London
  • Dr Catherine Houlihan
    consultant physician and clinical lecturer, hospital for tropical diseases, University College Hospital London
14:00 -

Close of conference

08:40 - 09:00

Registration and exhibition

09:00 - 09:45

Vaccine hesitancy and how to address it

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Toni Hazell
    GP, medical writer, editor and regular contributor to Pulse Learning
10:00 - 10:45

Title to be confirmed (Cow’s milk allergies)

11:00 - 11:55

Paediatric Quiz

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12:10 - 12:40

The importance of managing drooling in Neurodisability – A perspective from Birmingham Children’s Hospital, and why Sialanar was included on the formulary

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12:55 - 13:40

Title tbc

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  • Dr Osvaldo Borrelli
    Consultant in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Head of Gastroenterology Department and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children and University College of London
13:55 - 14:30

The febrile Child: NICE guidelines update

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14:30 -

Close of Conference

08:40 - 09:00

Registration and exhibition

09:00 - 09:30

Opening keynote: title tbc

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09:45 - 10:30

ENT workshop

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10:45 - 11:30

Approaching the patient presenting with red face

11:45 - 12:30

Pulse LIVE Learning: Epilepsy, breastfeeding and Parkinson's disease

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Toni Hazell
    GP, medical writer, editor and regular contributor to Pulse Learning
12:45 - 13:30

Post-viral fatigue syndrome in covid patients

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13:45 - 14:15

Abnormal liver function tests

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14:30 - 15:15

Gambling treatment for specific groups

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  • Dr Emma Ryan
    GP partner, PCN clinical director for Bromley and GP lead, Primary Care Gambling Service
  • Tony Parente
15:30 - 16:00

Closing Keynote: tbc

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Nav Chana
    senior GP partner and clinical director, National Association of Primary Care
16:00 -

Close of conference

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On-demand: Community acquired pneumonia

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Shanthi Paramothayan
    consultant physician in respiratory and general medicine, and author of "Essential Respiratory Medicine"


*Please note, this information is correct at the current time. Cogora reserve the right to amend content without prior warning.

**We would like to thank our exhibitors, sponsors and partners for supporting this meeting. This includes a number of pharmaceutical companies; including Abbott Diabetes Care, Aspire Pharma Ltd, Astellas Pharma Ltd, Beiersdorf UK Ltd, Chiesi Ltd,  Galderma UK Ltd, Janssen-Cilag Ltd, La-Roche Posay, Mylan UK, Novartis, Nutricia Ltd,  Proveca Ltd and Sanofi. These companies have only had input into their individual sessions on the programme where clearly labelled.