Pulse LIVE Liverpool Programme 2019

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Thursday 9 May 2019

08:40

Event opens: Registration and networking

09:20

Conference welcome

Speaker(s):
09:30

The Big Debate: Can primary care networks save general practice?

Speaker(s):

Your Patients: Chair

Your Practice: Chair

Your Skills: Workshop 1

Your Skills: Workshop 2

Your Skills: Workshop 3

Your Skills: Workshop 4

10:10

10:10 - 10:40 NICE Guidelines: Antimicrobial prescribing

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Steve Granier
    GP and clinical lead, TARGET Antibiotics Resource Promotion and Development, RCGP

10:10 - 10:40 NHS pensions and taxation

Speaker(s):
  • Phil Bowler
    specialist financial adviser, Chase de Vere

10:10 - 11:10 Paediatric cow’s milk allergy: Common challenges in primary care

Speaker(s):

10:10 - 11:10 Session to be confirmed

10:10 - 11:10 An introduction to dermoscopy in lesion recognition workshop

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

10:10 - 11:10 ENT skills masterclass

Speaker(s):

10.45 - 11.15 Rectal bleeding: what GPs need to know

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Kevin Barrett
    GP partner in Hertfordshire, RCGP & Crohns and Colitis UK Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Champion 2017-2019

10:45- 11:15 Primary care networks - Rhetoric to Reality 

Speaker(s):

11:10

Refreshment break, exhibition and networking

11:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Combined Pill Update – including extended use

11:40

11:40 - 12:10 Hypertensive heart disease: Burden of hypertension

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Yassir Javaid
    cardiovascular and diabetes lead, Nene CCG, primary care cardiovascular lead, East Midlands Clinical Network, RCGP clinical adviser for cardiology

11:40 - 12:10 Social prescribing case study

11:40 - 12:40 Treating tobacco dependency. If not you, then who?

Speaker(s):
  • This symposium has been organised and funded by Pfizer Ltd and will include promotion of relevant Pfizer medicines.
  • Dr Gareth Jones
    Respiratory Consultant, The Royal Liverpool University Hospital

11:40 - 12:40 ENT skills masterclass

Speaker(s):

11:40 - 12:40 An introduction to dermoscopy in lesion recognition workshop

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

11:40 - 12:40 Paediatric red flags and emergencies workshop

12:10 - 12:40 HRT & Menopause: The progestogen matters

12:10 - 12:40 Indemnity and the government backed scheme: What is covered, what is not and what additional cover might you need

Speaker(s):

12:40

Lunch and exhibition

13:00

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: The New Intra-uterine Systems

13:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Sayana Press – is everybody converted yet?

13:40 - 14:10 Cancer prevention: Did you know?

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Anant Sachdev
    GP partner and palliative care specialist, Ringmead Medical Practice, Bracknell, cancer lead, Thames Valley & East Berkshire, strategic GP, Cancer Research UK

13:40 - 14:10 How much should GPs reflect in their appraisal in light of the Dr Bawa-Garba case?

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Deen Mirza
    GP educationalist, self-help author and director of Better Doctor Training

13:40 - 14:40 Allergic Rhinitis – The Need for Speed

13:40 - 14:40 ENT skills masterclass

Speaker(s):

13:40 - 14:40 Cardiac tests workshop

Speaker(s):

13:40 - 14:40 Paediatric red flags and emergencies workshop

14:10 - 14:40 Recognition, treatment and management of acne

Speaker(s):

14:10 - 14:40 The NHS App: What does it mean for you?

Speaker(s):

14:40

Exhibition and networking

14:55

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Emergency Contraception Update

15:10

15:10 - 15:40 Mental health: Managing depression and anxiety in general practice

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Liz England
    GP and mental health clinical lead, RCGP

15:10 - 16:10 How to consult efficiently with patients- what do fast GPs do differently to slow GPs?

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Deen Mirza
    GP educationalist, self-help author and director of Better Doctor Training

15:10 - 16:10 MSK Workshop: Chronic pain and osteoarthritis

15:10 - 16:10 Cardiac tests workshop

Speaker(s):

15:10 - 16:10 Paediatrics red flags and emergencies workshop

15:40 - 16:10 Diagnosis and management of dementia in primary care

16:10

Keynote session:

Speaker(s):
16:40

Close of conference

Thursday 9 May 2019

08:40

Event opens: Registration and networking

09:20

Conference welcome

09:30

The Big Debate: Can primary care networks save general practice?

Your Practice: Chair

10:10

10:10 - 10:40 NHS pensions and taxation

Speaker(s):
  • Phil Bowler
    specialist financial adviser, Chase de Vere

10:45- 11:15 Primary care networks - Rhetoric to Reality 

·         Understanding primary care networks – Part of the bigger jigsaw.
·         Exploring what models can be used.
·         A roadmap to making it happen.

Speaker(s):
11:10

Refreshment break, exhibition and networking

11:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Combined Pill Update – including extended use

11:40

11:40 - 12:10 Social prescribing case study

12:10 - 12:40 Indemnity and the government backed scheme: What is covered, what is not and what additional cover might you need

Speaker(s):
12:40

Lunch and exhibition

13:00

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: The New Intra-uterine Systems

13:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Sayana Press – is everybody converted yet?

13:40 - 14:10 How much should GPs reflect in their appraisal in light of the Dr Bawa-Garba case?

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Deen Mirza
    GP educationalist, self-help author and director of Better Doctor Training

14:10 - 14:40 The NHS App: What does it mean for you?

Speaker(s):
14:40

Exhibition and networking

14:55

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Emergency Contraception Update

15:10

15:10 - 16:10 How to consult efficiently with patients- what do fast GPs do differently to slow GPs?

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Deen Mirza
    GP educationalist, self-help author and director of Better Doctor Training

16:10

Keynote session:

16:40

Close of conference

Thursday 9 May 2019

08:40

Event opens: Registration and networking

09:20

Conference welcome

09:30

The Big Debate: Can primary care networks save general practice?

Your Patients: Chair

10:10

10:10 - 10:40 NICE Guidelines: Antimicrobial prescribing

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Steve Granier
    GP and clinical lead, TARGET Antibiotics Resource Promotion and Development, RCGP

10.45 - 11.15 Rectal bleeding: what GPs need to know

  • How to assess rectal bleeding
  • When to refer, and who to refer to
  • How to manage rectal bleeding
Speaker(s):
  • Dr Kevin Barrett
    GP partner in Hertfordshire, RCGP & Crohns and Colitis UK Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Champion 2017-2019
11:10

Refreshment break, exhibition and networking

11:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Combined Pill Update – including extended use

11:40

11:40 - 12:10 Hypertensive heart disease: Burden of hypertension

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Yassir Javaid
    cardiovascular and diabetes lead, Nene CCG, primary care cardiovascular lead, East Midlands Clinical Network, RCGP clinical adviser for cardiology

12:10 - 12:40 HRT & Menopause: The progestogen matters

12:40

Lunch and exhibition

13:00

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: The New Intra-uterine Systems

13:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Sayana Press – is everybody converted yet?

13:40 - 14:10 Cancer prevention: Did you know?

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Anant Sachdev
    GP partner and palliative care specialist, Ringmead Medical Practice, Bracknell, cancer lead, Thames Valley & East Berkshire, strategic GP, Cancer Research UK

14:10 - 14:40 Recognition, treatment and management of acne

Speaker(s):
14:40

Exhibition and networking

14:55

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Emergency Contraception Update

15:10

15:10 - 15:40 Mental health: Managing depression and anxiety in general practice

Speaker(s):
  • Dr Liz England
    GP and mental health clinical lead, RCGP

15:40 - 16:10 Diagnosis and management of dementia in primary care

16:10

Keynote session:

16:40

Close of conference

Thursday 9 May 2019

08:40

Event opens: Registration and networking

09:20

Conference welcome

09:30

The Big Debate: Can primary care networks save general practice?

Your Skills: Workshop 1

Your Skills: Workshop 2

Your Skills: Workshop 3

Your Skills: Workshop 4

10:10

10:10 - 11:10 Paediatric cow’s milk allergy: Common challenges in primary care

Speaker(s):

10:10 - 11:10 Session to be confirmed

10:10 - 11:10 An introduction to dermoscopy in lesion recognition workshop

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

10:10 - 11:10 ENT skills masterclass

Speaker(s):

11:10

Refreshment break, exhibition and networking

11:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Combined Pill Update – including extended use

11:40

11:40 - 12:40 Treating tobacco dependency. If not you, then who?

Why smoking cessation must be a significant focus within primary and secondary care, particularly with long term condition patients. This session provides the knowledge and skills you need to increase your patients’ chances of quitting successfully.

Speaker(s):
  • This symposium has been organised and funded by Pfizer Ltd and will include promotion of relevant Pfizer medicines.
  • Dr Gareth Jones
    Respiratory Consultant, The Royal Liverpool University Hospital

11:40 - 12:40 ENT skills masterclass

Speaker(s):

11:40 - 12:40 An introduction to dermoscopy in lesion recognition workshop

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

11:40 - 12:40 Paediatric red flags and emergencies workshop

12:40

Lunch and exhibition

13:00

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: The New Intra-uterine Systems

13:20

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Sayana Press – is everybody converted yet?

13:40 - 14:40 Allergic Rhinitis – The Need for Speed

13:40 - 14:40 ENT skills masterclass

Speaker(s):

13:40 - 14:40 Cardiac tests workshop

Speaker(s):

13:40 - 14:40 Paediatric red flags and emergencies workshop

14:40

Exhibition and networking

14:55

[Exhibition floor]: Contraception corner: Emergency Contraception Update

15:10

15:10 - 16:10 MSK Workshop: Chronic pain and osteoarthritis

15:10 - 16:10 Cardiac tests workshop

Speaker(s):

15:10 - 16:10 Paediatrics red flags and emergencies workshop

16:10

Keynote session:

16:40

Close of conference


*Please note this is a draft agenda and subject to change.


** We would like to thank our exhibitors, sponsors and partners for supporting this meeting. This includes a number of pharmaceutical companies; Alliance Pharma, Boehringer Ingelheim, Chiesi, Daiichi Sankyo, MSD, Moberg Pharma, Mylan, Orion Pharma, Pfizer Ltd and Reckitt Benckiser. These companies have only had input into their individual sessions on the programme where clearly labelled.

*** Your delegate badge may, with your permission, be scanned by sponsor companies in the exhibition hall and at sponsored sessions.  If you allow your badge to be scanned, you agree for those companies to contact you about their products, events and/or services – some of which may be promotional in nature. If you do not wish to be contacted by our sponsor companies you have the right to not have your badge scanned when visiting a sponsored stand in the exhibition hall or attending sponsored sessions. You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting the sponsor.