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London Healthcare Conference

July 4, 2017 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Independent Doctors Federation
  • Royal Society of Medicine London W1G 0AE
  • 180
  • Multi-specialty programme focusing on the latest innovation and excellence in patient care. All speakers leading consultants in their fields. Keynote address provided by Dr. Kevin Fong, consultant anaesthetist at University College London. CPD points to be awarded.
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An essential survival kit for new GPs

July 4, 2017 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Londonwide LMCs
  • Woburn House London WC1H 9HQ
  • 50
  • A practical one day conference for GPs who are about to complete their training; in the early years of their careers or looking for a change. You will learn what they don’t teach you in VTS; what isn’t covered in the curriculum and what you won’t find anywhere else. Get the essential facts from a wide range of topics including starting out as a locum; appraisal essentials from NB Hot Topics; negotiating contracts; agreeing job plans; working safely and managing risk; OOH working; complaints and GMC performance issues; portfolio opportunities; maximising income; new retainer scheme; myth-busting the contractual environment for GPs; what the future actually holds for you and much more … all delivered by leading representatives of UK general practice.
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Leadership Conversations

July 4, 2017 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Practive
  • Practive@hoxton London E2 7SW
  • 900
  • “A problem only exists in the absence of the right conversation” Werner Erhard We invite you to participate in a two-day in-depth, practical, powerful immersion in the art and science of conversation and dialogue. After the workshop you will: • Be more effective in your current role, with greater insight, authority and impact; • Experience a shift in mindset from avoiding ‘difficult’ conversations, to feeling resourced to have many different conversations in many different contexts; • Be better able to manage positively other people’s experience of you; • Have a greater ability to work with diverse views and conflict within groups.
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Safeguarding Children

July 5, 2017 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Londonwide LMCs
  • Entrance D, Tavistock House South London WC1H 9LG
  • 160
  • This training course will help delegates gain the skills to act appropriately and confidently to protect the children they provide services to in a designated child safeguarding role. Delegates will learn how to recognise, report and record concerns about a child at risk. It is aimed at all clinical staff working with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of a child or young person and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding/child protection concerns. Please note the delegate fee covers venue, catering and training provider costs.
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The 21st Century GP: everything you need to know when qualifying

July 6, 2017 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

  • Lantum
  • Network Locum HQ London EC2A 4DN
  • 0
  • This is not your standard Life After CCT. Our young, dynamic GP team are delivering an evening for GP trainees to remember. The night carries 4 CPD points and covers vital topics, but it's also an opportunity to establish connections that can deliver a lifetime of professional support for the new generation of GPs. Our GP community is designed to help all GPs thrive in their profession. We're all about bringing GP into the 21st Century, making it fun, efficient, taking advantage of smart new technology, and supporting a close-knit community that makes it easy to prosper in the profession. Here's to your bright future!
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Launch: Lancet Commission on Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa

July 6, 2017 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine London WC1E 7HT
  • 0
  • In 2014, The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology Commission on Diabetes sub-Saharan Africa convened a team of academics, clinicians, economists, and people who work in governmental and non-governmental organisations to identify targets and milestones for diabetes, and ways of strengthening health systems in sub-Saharan Africa to make cost-effective intervention possible. This event will present and debate the results of these discussions.
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London GP Trainee Conference 2017

July 18, 2017 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Annual GP Trainee Conference
  • The Kia Oval London SE11 5SS
  • 0
  • Welcome to the London GP Trainee Conference 2017 with a theme of 'innovation'. This year’s conference for London GP trainees promises to inspire and we look forward to welcoming you all. We all have great ideas and talents – but our dilemma is how do we use them? How do we empower ourselves to make a difference and make the most of our GP training? Be sure not to miss our final panel discussion, where you will meet our trailblazers – those who have succeeded in shaping a career that combines their individual interests with clinical work. At the end of the day we will be holding a Networking Reception as an opportunity for you to integrate with our esteemed speakers on an informal basis. Make sure you make your workshop selections upon registration, as capacity is limited and places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Brief descriptions of the workshops are below. All London GP trainees are invited to register, but please only do so if you are able to attend the entire day. Please visit the website via the link below to browse speaker biographies, workshops, venue details and info on the committee.
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Virology

July 20, 2017 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

  • UCLH Hospital Trust
  • UCLH Education Centre London NW1 2PG
  • 0
  • This GP event is FREE of charge and supper will be provided between 18:00-18:55 The evening will be led by:Emilie Sanchez (Consultant Virologist) and Eleni Nastouli (Consultant Virologist) Workshop 1 Presentation of the virology clinical service at UCLH Workshop 2 Investigation of viral hepatitis infections Workshop 3 Update on Zika virus infection. Workshop 4 Investigation of rashes in clinical virology
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The Future is Now: Digital Tools for GPs

July 25, 2017 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

  • Echo
  • Amazon London EC1A 2FD
  • 5
  • A must-attend, CPD-accredited evening showcasing digital tools for NHS primary care. Hear about the latest tech tools that are driving a revolution in patient care - and how clinicians can take advantage today to cut time, cost and stress. With the crisis in primary care taking its toll on doctors’ wellbeing, it’s never been more important to make technology work for you. Prize-winning healthcare innovators will show you solutions that you can start using now in the consulting room. Keynote by Dr Belinda Coker MBA, NHS GP and Commercial Director of One Healthtech This event will let you discover smarter ways of working: - Use your phone as an otoscope and securely exchange clinical images and text with Cupris - Simplify medication management and promote adherence with Echo - Connect securely with colleagues using compliant messaging app medCrowd - Analyse patient cases the smart way with Ada Join us on Tuesday 25th July for an evening with drinks and practical tools from doctors and tech entrepreneurs.
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The Better Doctor GP Survival Skills Seminar

July 29, 2017 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Dr Deen Mirza
  • Premier Inn Euston London WC1H 9PJ
  • 145
  • Dr Deen Mirza, a GP in South London, has set up Better Doctor, an educational company that focuses on personal improvement for GPs through coaching and education. Based on the current reality of 21st century general practice, Deen writes and speaks about how GPs can cope with the overwhelming pressure they face today. His books are available on Amazon at: www.amazon.co.uk/Dr-Deen-Mirza/e/B01LJJNH1E Deen Mirza is also running a unique one day seminar on ‘Survival Skills for GPs’ in London on the 29th July 2017 on how to survive in today’s time pressured and litigious landscape: ‘This course cuts through all the outdated consultation models and idealistic standards set by regulators to focus on what GPs can realistically hope to achieve today in their working day to be ‘good enough’. Dripping with realism and pragmatism, this seminar provides a new 21st century approach to GP work that so many overloaded GPs have been looking for.’ Further course details are in the attachment and at: http://betterdoctor.org/survival-skills-for-gps-course/
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Arora CSA Course

Aug. 6, 2017 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

  • Arora Medical Education
  • Holiday Inn Brent Cross London NW2 1LP
  • 475
  • Our intense 1-day CSA course is designed to immerse you right into the most challenging CSA cases, allowing you to learn through experience and pressurised role-play. - 28 challenging cases in 1 day. - Small numbers - max 6 other trainees. - DVD of your cases to watch back after. - Run by a GP and educator who has passed the CSA. - Coverage includes genetics, palliative care, angry patients, young patients. - Courses run across the UK from August to May.
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Annual CPR/AED Update

Aug. 23, 2017 9 a.m. - noon

  • Safe and Sound
  • The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy London WC1R 4ED
  • 78
  • A must-attend course covering Resuscitation Council (UK) guidelines for Primary Care - qualifies for 3 hours of verifiable CPD. Subjects covered include: •CPR (adult and paediatric) •Choking •Management of acute anaphylaxis •Cardiac Arrest Rhythms •Use of Automated External Defibrillator
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How did treatment for HIV reach the unreachable?

Aug. 30, 2017 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

  • Lantum
  • Lantum HQ London EC2A 4DN
  • 0
  • We are very excited to welcome Dr Charles Gilks, International Public Health specialist and Clinical Academic, who will be sharing his knowledge and experience on ART for HIV/AIDS in global health. This is a GP CPD event that is for certificated and carries 2 CPD points. Let them know you heard about it from myGPevents! :)
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Sport, Exercise and Health

Sept. 6, 2017 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

  • UCLH Hospital Trust
  • Education Centre London NW1 2PG
  • 0
  • Speaker - Aria Ghassemi. The course is free to all delegates and a light supper will be provided between 18:00 – 19:00. Reservations can be made by emailing: gpeducation@uclh.nhs.uk
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Pulse Learning Seminar: Womens Health

Sept. 13, 2017 8:45 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Pulse
  • Congress Centre London WC1B 3LN
  • 69
  • The programme for the Pulse Learning Seminar: Women’s Health is currently in development. Working with nationally recognised experts women’s health and gynaecology and using feedback from hundreds of your colleagues who have attended past Pulse events, this event is sure to be an invaluable use of precious time away from practice. From the latest NICE guidance to contraindications to differential diagnosis, the programme will deliver key learning points and practical guidance to help you improve patient outcomes and ensure you are up to date with the latest evidence based recommendations. We have an early bird ticket price available until 19th July, book your place now and save yourself £30!
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The Humanitarian Medical Aid Course

Oct. 7, 2017 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Doctors Worldwide
  • The Wellcome Collection London NW1 2BE
  • 265
  • Note- this is a 2 day Course The Humanitarian Medical Aid Course is an educational experience like no other. Developed by Doctors Worldwide, the course is open to all health care professionals who are looking to begin their journey in the complex industry of humanitarian work, and want to make a difference to the world and the lives of others. The course aims to share knowledge and experiences, encourage debate, promote reflection as well as have a good time networking, while introducing concepts around humanitarian medical emergencies and longer-term health development programmes. This isn’t some run-of-the-mill didactic study day, or technical pre-deployment skills training. It is a course made rich by our faculty, and your participation. Early Bird Fee (Ends 8th Sept 2017) £212
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Interface and Community Geriatric Medicine for the Generalist: the benefits for all of integrated services

Oct. 11, 2017 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • Royal Society of Medicine London W1G 0AE
  • 110
  • Objectives Learn examples of existing services in rural and urban locations that they can apply to their own environment Understand the importance of integrating care from a patient outcome perspective i.e. better recovery time and decrease likelihood of readmission Understand the importance of integrating care from a service perspective Demonstrate an effective health economic argument about the impact and efficiency arising from integrating healthcare Discuss how to advance the adoption of integrated community services in their Trust/ Practice early bird prices *available until wednesday 13 september 2017
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Alternative Careers and Wellbeing for Doctors Conference

Oct. 27, 2017 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Medic Footprints
  • De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms London WC2B 5DA
  • 199
  • LOOKING TO DIVERSIFY YOUR MEDICAL CAREER? Following two sold out events, the ‘Alternative Careers and Wellbeing for Doctors’ conference returns for its third year – this time with a focus on health tech. A two-day celebration of diversification and wellbeing in medicine, with sessions on coding, management consultancy and aesthetic medicine. Network with like-minded professionals and peers, and immerse yourself in inspirational talks from speakers with experiences in global health, artificial intelligence and network marketing. Early bird tickets available (with Exclusive Promo code: MyGPevents@ACW17) Ends 06/08/2017
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Frailty

Nov. 30, 2017 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

  • UCLH Hospital Trust
  • Education Centre London NW1 2PG
  • 0
  • Speaker - Nadia Raja. The course is free to all delegates and a light supper will be provided between 18:00 – 19:00. Reservations can be made by emailing: gpeducation@uclh.nhs.uk
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