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Pulse Virtual: Women’s Health, Dermatology, Long Term Conditions

21 - 23 November 2023
CPD: 15.75

Our November event in 2023 covers a wide range of subjects featuring talks on women’s health, dermatology and long term conditions.

All qualified GPs and GP Trainees working in the UK are invited to join us for free for a packed three-day agenda that will give you easy access to informative and engaging CPD.

Attendees will be able to take part in the Q&A session after each presentation, putting their burning questions to the expert speakers.

By attending you will benefit from:

  1. A research-based clinical agenda covering the hot topics, preventative care strategies and NICE updates you want to hear about;
  2. The chance to take part in Q&A sessions with our speakers;
  3. Convenient online access to all the talks meaning you can attend from work or home;
  4. CPD hours for your appraisal;
  5. A certificate of attendance and access to speakers’ presentations*

Stay tuned for more details as we reveal the agenda and speaker line up – coming soon.


*Any presentations we have permission to share will be accessible after the event and upon the completion of a post-event feedback survey which allows us to tailor future Pulse 365 VIRTUAL events to meet your learning and development needs.

Speakers

Roger Henderson
Speaker
Dr Roger Henderson
General Practitioner
Roxanne Keynejad
Speaker
Dr Roxanne Keynejad
NIHR Clinical Lecturer in General Adult Psychiatry, King’s College London
Uma Marthi
Speaker
Dr Uma Marthi
GP with special interest in Women’s health, GP partner at Castleton Health Centre and Gynae lead for GP care community Women’s health services
Anna Trigell
Speaker
Dr Anna Trigell
GPwER in Dermatology and Prison GP, Buckden Community Dermatology Service HMP Littlehey

Pulse Virtual: Women’s Health, Dermatology, Long Term Conditions

CPD: 15.75

Women's Health

Tuesday, 21 November 2023
09:30 - 10:25

Chair’s opening remarks and Alternative treatment options to HRT of menopausal symptoms

Dr Roger Henderson, General Practitioner

Dr Ulrike Sauer, Consultant Sexual &Reproductive Health and Community Gynaecology, ICASH- Cambridge Community Service – working in Norfolk and Cambridgeshire, Mile End Clinic Barts Hospital NHS Trust London

  • Lifestyle intervention
  • Non pharmaceutical treatment
  • Pharmaceutical alternatives to HRT

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
10:40 - 11:25

Optimising management of migraine in primary care with a focus on newer treatment options

Dr Nazia Hussain, General Practitioner, National Migraine Centre

  • Increase confidence in GP diagnosis
  • Enhance awareness of treatment
  • Drive effectiveness in migraine management

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This promotional symposium is organised and funded by Pfizer Ltd and is intended for GB healthcare professionals only
11:40 - 12:25

Improving Outcomes in Gynaecological Cancer

Dr Adeola Olaitan, Honorary Associate Professor at University College London and Honorary Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist at UCLH

  • How to recognise symptoms of the 5 Gynaecological Cancers
  • Appropriate investigations & referral pathways
  • A brief overview of treatment

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
12:45 - 13:30

Women’s mental health in the perinatal period

Dr Roxanne Keynejad, NIHR Clinical Lecturer in General Adult Psychiatry, King’s College London

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
14:00 - 14:45

The ABC of Vitamin D

Dr Roger Henderson, General Practitioner

  • To discuss the importance of treating and preventing Vitamin D deficiency
  • To discuss new treatment options for the management of hypovitaminosis in the UK

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This is a promotional symposium sponsored and organised by Flynn Pharma
15:00 - 15:45

Improving Ovarian cancer diagnosis

Prof Sudha Sundar, Professor of Gynaecological Cancer, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
16:00 - 16:45

Urinary symptoms in women - Management in primary care

Dr Uma Marthi, GP with special interest in Women’s health, GP partner at Castleton Health Centre and Gynae lead for GP care community Women’s health services

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
16:45

Conference ends

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND

Dermatology and Long Term Conditions

Wednesday, 22 November 2023
09:30 - 10:25

Chair's Opening Remarks and Dermoscopy for assessment of skin lesions

Dr Anish Kotecha, GP partner, Cwmbran Village Surgery

Dr Chin Whybrew, GP, Cheltenham, Dermoscopy lead for PCDS, Stoke Road Surgery, PCDS (primary Care Dermatology Society), Cardiff University Freelance Tutor

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
10:40 - 11:25

Differentiating and Managing Adult Acne & Rosacea

Dr Stephanie Gallard, Dermatology GPwSI

  • Differentiating adult acne and rosacea
  • Best practice management of acne and rosacea in primary care, including new treatment options
  • When to refer onwards into secondary care

GB-AFC-2300099  I  Nov 2023

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This promotional meeting has been fully funded and organised by Galderma, including an honoraria for Dr Stephanie Gallard
11:40 - 12:25

Paediatric Dermatology for GPs

Dr Sue Ann Chan, consultant dermatologist, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust and SK:N Laser Clinics

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
12:45 - 13:30

Psoriasis in General Practice

Dr Anna Trigell, GPwER in Dermatology and Prison GP, Buckden Community Dermatology Service HMP Littlehey

  • Clues to diagnosis
  • How to treat according to body site affected
  • Psoriasis as a long term condition

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
14:00 - 14:45

Managing people with depression in primary care

Prof Carolyn Chew-Graham, General Practitioner, Manchester, Professor of General Practice Research, Keele University

This will be a case-based talk, which will focus on a typical patients seen and managed in general practice, with distress, anxiety and depression.

  • Management options will be considered for a variety of scenarios
  • The current evidence-base to inform decisions will be discussed
  • Discussion will draw on the updated NICE guideline for depression

Participants will be encouraged to reflect on their current practice and their ongoing learning needs

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
15:00 - 15:45

Long COVID - what we know and what we CAN do

Dr Binita Kane, Consultant Respiratory Physician with a special interest in Long COVID, Manchester University Foundation Trust

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
16:00 - 16:45

Disparities in diabetes care: another health inequality?

Dr Tony Willis, Clinical Director for Diabetes, Clinical Lead for Population Health and Inequalities and Clinical Lead for Personalisation, North West London Integrated Care Board, GP, Richford Gate Medical Practice

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
16:45

Conference ends

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND

Long Term Conditions

Thursday, 23 November 2023
09:30 - 10:25

Chair's Opening Remarks followed by Empowering asthma patients during consultations and the management of their condition

Dave Edwards, Respiratory Pharmacist primary care in Pembrokeshire in West Wales

Dr Elizabeth Martin, GPwSI Diabetes, Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust

  • Unmet needs in asthma and the impact of SABA over-reliance*
  • Treatment guidelines
  • Managing asthma patients: Putting evidence into practice

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This is a promotional symposium sponsored and organised by AstraZeneca, intended for UK healthcare professionals only
10:40 - 11:25

Improving access to cardiorenal protection in T2DM: implementing NICE guidance

Dr Janaka Karalliedde FRCP PhD, Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology & Internal Medicine, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London

Dr Yassir Javaid, GPwSI Cardiology

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This is a promotional symposium sponsored and organised by AstraZeneca, intended for GB HCPs only
11:40 - 12:25

Patient Case Series: Overcoming hyperkalaemia in CKD management

Dr Albert Power, Consultant Nephrologist & Research Lead at Richard Bright Renal Unit, Southmead Hospital, Bristol

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This is a promotional symposium sponsored and organised by AstraZeneca, intended for UK healthcare professionals only
12:45 - 13:30

Chronic Pain Management

Dr David McGavin, GPwSI Pain Management, Kairos Rehabilitation Trust, Heronsgate Medical Centre

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
14:00 - 14:45

Optimising management of migraine in primary care with a focus on newer treatment options

Dr Nazia Hussain, General Practitioner, National Migraine Centre

  • Increase confidence in GP diagnosis
  • Enhance awareness of treatment
  • Drive effectiveness in migraine management

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
This promotional symposium is organised and funded by Pfizer Ltd and is intended for GB healthcare professionals only
15:00 - 15:45

CVD Prevention: adding years to life and life to years

Dr Elizabeth Martin, GPwSI Diabetes, Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
16:00 - 16:45

Asthma in children

Dr Murugesan Raja, GP, GP Trainer - Hope Citadel, Associate Medical Director, Manchester, NHS GM, Clinical Lead Respiratory Medicine

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND
16:45

Conference ends

This session has already taken place, and will soon be ON-DEMAND

*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 sponsors for sponsoring this meeting. This includes pharmaceutical companies AstraZeneca UK, Flynn Pharma Ltd, Galderma UK Ltd and Pfizer Ltd. These companies have only had input into their individual sessions on the programmes where clearly labelled.

***AstraZeneca has provided a sponsorship towards this independent Programme. AstraZeneca has had no editorial input into or control over the agenda, content development or choice of speakers, nor opportunity to influence except for the AstraZeneca sponsored symposia presentations.