Continuing Medical Education Conferences in UK
11th Annual European Conference and Exhibition, within the Pre-Filled Syringes series: Pre-Filled Syringes & Injectable Drug Devices Europe is organized by SMi Group Ltd and will be held from Jan 16 - 17, 2019 at Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London, England, United Kingdom. The conference will offer a deep insight into key areas within the field, such as: new technologies and overcoming their hurdles to implementation; connectivity for devices; updates on drug development and the impact on device developments and new regulatory guidelines. Our line-up of expert speakers will enable delegates to learn from market leaders on best practices to overcome common industry hurdles. Join us in January 2019 to network, benchmark and learn about developments at the forefront of the Pre-Filled Syringes and Injectable Drug Devices industry. Who Should Attend: • Drug-delivery developers • Medical Device Engineers • Primary Packaging material designers • Secondary packagers • Smart device developers • Training device developers • Device-safety solution providers • Drug developers Benefits of Attending: • Engage and interact with like-minded individuals through 5 hours of dedicated networking time, within the conference programme • Gain insight from fellow field experts through our interactive programme structure and our fantastic delegation with representation from all aspects of the industry, as well as cross-industry thought leaders and decision makers • Discover new technologies being developed to circumvent common industry hurdles and discuss ways in which to overcome the barriers of implementation • Hear case studies about the streamlining of injectable device development - from development to market • Interact with regulatory bodies in order to glean insight into the most recent revisions to regulation and the best ways to integrate them into business practices • Learn about current drug development programmes which will have an imminent impact on the PFS and Injectable devices sector and discuss the influence which drug development has on device development • Discuss patient centricity and the impact of human factors on design processes Price: Pre-Filled Syringes And Injectable Drug Devices Europe: GBP 1499.0 Speakers:Anil Busimi, Strategy and Innovation Global Product Manager, SCHOTT. Cedric Gysel, Staff Device Engineer, Janssen. Davide Mercadante, Sr Associate Quality Drug Devices, Biogen. Elise Legendre, Head of Late stage PFS Development, Sanofi. James Mellman, Device Manager, Novartis. Joan Malmstrom, Principal Scientist, Novo Nordisk. Justin Wright, Global Head of Innovation, Novartis. Maggie Reiff, Associate Device Engineer, Pfizer. Mathieu Rigollet, Senior PFS Engineer, Roche. Michael Becker, Design Engineer, Boehringer Ingelheim. Reinhard Scheller, Commercial Manager Cyclo Olefin Polymers - COP Europe, Zeon Europe GmbH. Shota Arakawa, Researcher, Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company. Stephen Barat, Head of Pre-Clinical and Early Clinical Development, SCYNEXIS. Steve Chamberlain, Device Engineering Manager, GSK. Suraj Ramachandran, Director, Merck. Vikas Jaitely, Senior Manager Pharmaceutical Sciences And CMC Regulatory Intelligence, Merck Time: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Jan 17 - 18, 2019 | CME 9.00 | GBP £210 | Healthcare Management
Treatment and Exploration of Gait for Physiotherapists is organized by National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE) and will be held from Jan 17 - 18, 2019 at London Road Community Hospital, Derby, England, United Kingdom. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 9.00 Credits. This course is looking at gait analysis in the normal adult and exploring how inefficiencies/ compensatory strategies will impact on the gait pattern. The course will analyse gait through observation and handling (as in the norm in the clinical setting). It is aimed at the qualified therapist working with adults with acquired neurological damage and will be best suited to those who have a working knowledge of assessment of 'normals' and are currently, or have recently, worked in neurology. Course Aims : • To provide a structure for gait analysis in the neurological patient in community and/or hospital settings. • To develop a clinical reasoning process to analyse which body part to 'begin with' in treatment of gait. Learning Outcomes : By the end of the course the participant should be able to: • Briefly assess gait in the clinical setting. • Give clinical reasons for which aspects of gait should be treated and why. • Develop a treatment strategy to address an aspect of gait. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
GP Update Refresher - Masterclass for General Practitioners is organized by Centre for Medical Development (CMD) and will be held from Jan 17 - 20, 2019 at St Thomas' Hospital, London, England, United Kingdom. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 30 CPD Credits. Course Description: The GP Update Refresher Masterclass offers GPs an update on the latest advances in Primary Care and serves as a refresher course on practical clinical topics relevant to their day-to-day practice. It is one of the most comprehensive courses supporting GPs to meet the requirements for appraisals and revalidation. This four day GP Course offers: • 30 CPD credits with concise 30-45 minute presentations • Presentations by specialists in different fields of medicine • Excellent speakers from Guy’s and St Thomas‘, King‘s College Hospital, University College Hospital, Royal London Hospital, Queen Mary, University of London, and Imperial College Healthcare • Extended Q&A sessions give participants the opportunity to interact with speakers • Handbook with a copy of the presentations serves as an excellent reference after the conference. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Patient Experience Insight Summit: Demonstrating Responsiveness to Feedback is organized by Healthcare (HC) - UK Conferences and will be held on Jan 18, 2019 at De Vere West One, London, England, United Kingdom. This conference will focus on measuring, understanding and acting on patient experience insight, and demonstrating responsiveness to that insight to improve care. Through national updates and case study presentations the conference will support you to measure, monitor and improve patient experience in your service, and demonstrate responsiveness to the feedback you receive. Sessions will include learning from patients, a national update, practical sessions focusing on delivering a patient experience based culture, measuring patient experience, using the June 2018 National Patient Experience Improvement Framwork, demonstrating insight and responsiveness in real time, using patient experience to drive improvement, changing the way we think about patient experience, and learning from excellence in patient experience practice. This conference will enable you to: • Network with colleagues who are working to monitor and improve patient experience • Learn from outstanding practice in developing systems to improve patient experience insight • Learn how to use the National Patient Experience Improvement Framework in practice • Understand the national context for patient experience • Reflect on CQC key lines of enquiry for patient experience • Understand how to work with staff to act on patient experience feedback in real time • Change the way you think about patient experience – the 1000 days programme and #EndPJParalysis • Identify key strategies for developing a patient experience cultures • Develop your role demonstrating insight and responsiveness • Understand how you can enable frontline staff to engage real time patient feedback from patients • Self assess and expand your skills in incident investigation and RCA for medication error.
Jan 18, 2019 | GBP £220 | Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Senior Clinicians’ Update Course: Developments in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry is organized by UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (ICH) and and will be held on Jan 18, 2019 at UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London, England, United Kingdom. This popular one day course run jointly by the Institute of Psychiatry and the GOSH Institute of Child Health aims to update senior clinicians on the latest clinical and research findings in child and adolescent mental health. Traditionally this biennial course has attracted delegates from across the UK and beyond. This year the course will include a series of talks from experts on a diverse range of subjects including the latest interventions in conduct disorder, mental health in schools, prescribing and neuroimaging in ADHD and genetic advances in intellectual disability, anxiety and depression. Who should attend? The course is practical in nature and is suitable for senior clinicians working in child and adolescent mental health from all disciplines. Conference Objectives:- • To update senior clinicians working in child and adolescent mental health on the latest clinical and research findings on a diverse range of subjects. • To stimulate discussion about important topics in child and adolescent mental health. • To provide an opportunity to meet others working in the field of child and adolescent mental health. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Adult Safeguarding in Hospitals: Improving Adult Safeguarding Practice is organized by Healthcare (HC) - UK Conferences and will be held on Jan 18, 2019 at De Vere West One, London, England, United Kingdom. This conference focuses the important issue of improving adult safeguarding practice in a hospital setting. Through national developments and practical case studies the conference will provide you with an essential guide to improving adult safeguarding in your service. The conference will discuss the implementation of the new 2018 intercollegiate guidance ‘Adult Safeguarding: Roles and Competencies for Healthcare Staff’ supporting you to ensure competence in practice, and will update delegates on essential legal developments in adult safeguarding including the implications of the Liberty Protection Safeguards and the 2018 Mental Capacity Amendment Bill which have major implications for healthcare. The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill was introduced to the House of Lords on Tuesday 3 July and seeks to replace the current system known as ‘Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards’ (DoLs), the new system will allow the NHS, rather than local authorities, to make decisions about their patients, allowing a more efficient and clearly accountable process (DH2018). This conference will enable you to: • Network with colleagues who are working to improve adult safeguarding practice in hospitals • Learn from outstanding practice in improving outcomes in adult safeguarding • Reflect on national developments including the 2018 guidance on adult safeguarding: roles and responsibilities for healthcare staff • Improve the way concerns are identified, reported and escalated • Develop your skills in adult safeguarding investigation • Understand how you can improve information sharing and information governance within safeguarding practice • Identify key strategies for recognizing and safeguarding victims of domestic violence • Ensure you are up to date with the latest practical advice on pressure ulcers and safeguarding • Self assess and reflect on your own practice • Gain cpd accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence.
Jan 18, 2019 | Free | Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Care of Dying Adults in the Last Days of Life: Improving Care and Ensuring Adherence to the NICE National Quality Standard is organized by Healthcare (HC) - UK Conferences and will be held on Jan 18, 2019 at De Vere West One, London, England, United Kingdom. Through national updates, and practical case studies the conference will focus on improving care of adults in the last days of life. Sessions will focus on putting personal experience first, monitoring adherence against the national NICE standards in practice, alignment of care with the preferences and needs of the dying person and those important to them, predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty, developing individual care plans and goals, symptom control and hydration and effective prescribing including anticipatory prescribing at the end of life. Benefits of attending: This conference will enable you to: • Network with those working to improve care in the last days of life • Reflect on the lived experience of a person with a terminal illness • Monitor progress and adherence against the National Quality Standard in your service • Update your knowledge on national developments in end of life care • Learn from established practice in supporting people to live well to the very end • Ensure best practice in clinical management of the dying phase including symptom control, hydration and prescribing • Explore latest evidence in predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty • Develop effective individual care plans and goals for every end of life care patient in line with the national evidence • Understand how you can improve Palliative Care at the Front Door: earlier decisions, earlier conversations • Self assess and reflect on your own practice • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence.
Improving Physical Health Outcomes for people with Mental Health Conditions is organized by Healthcare (HC) - UK Conferences and will be held on Jan 18, 2019 at De Vere West One, London, England, United Kingdom. Conference Description: The Five Year Forward View for Mental Health recommended that NHS England should ensure that by 2020/21, 280,000 more people having their physical health needs met by increasing early detection and expanding access to evidence-based physical care assessment and intervention. This conference takes a practical case study based approach to assessing, monitoring and improving the physical health outcomes of people with mental health conditions. There is a focus on early intervention, and through learning from organisations that have succeeded in addressing the challenge of improving the physical health of people with mental health conditions. This conference will enable you to: • Network with colleagues working to improve the physical health outcomes for people with mental health conditions • Reflect on the lived experience • Learn from established practice in the assessment and management of physical health conditions • Understand and reflect on what you need to do to bring together physical and mental health • Update your knowledge on national developments • Ensure every person under your care receives effective assessment and monitoring of physical health needs • Understand how you can support people to improve physical health and the impact on personal recovery journeys • Develop your skills in screening, assessment, treatment and monitoring • Understand how you can improving and monitoring the physical health of those with Schizophrenia • Identify key strategies for improvement smoking cessation • Self-assess and reflect on your own practice • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 19, 2019 | GBP £15 | Surgery
Hull York Medical School (HYMS) 6th National Undergraduate Surgical Conference is organized by Doctors Academy and will be held on Jan 19, 2019 at Allam Medical Building, Hull, England, United Kingdom. Conference Description: This one-day event is open to all undergraduate medical students and will offer delegates an opportunity to attend three workshops covering a range of surgical skills and specialities. Our goal is to provide all attendees with the opportunities to deepen their understanding and enthusiasm for surgery, to gain exposure to a range of surgical specialities and to build their basic skills from knot-tying to chest drain insertion, portfolio-building to laparoscopic skills. With many more practical workshops available, specifically designed to be varied and flexible so that each delegate may select learning opportunities from which they can most benefit. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Advances in Head and Neck Oncology Study Day is organized by The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and will be held on Jan 21, 2019 at The Royal Marsden Education and Conference Centre, London, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is GPs, Nurses, Doctors and other Allied Healthcare Professionals involved in the care of individuals with a diagnosed head and neck cancer. Conference Topics : • Robotics - advances in surgical approaches. • What has changed in treatment options for patients with HPV positive head and neck cancers? • Immunotherapy treatments: An update. • Managing jaw and swallowing complications during and post treatment. • Strategies to reduce late effects. • Caring for the individual who has a fungating locally advanced head and neck cancer. • How do we support partners, children, friends and significant others whilst a patient is receiving or recovering from treatment. • Update on the management of oral complications. • Managing skin reaction during radical radiotherapy with or without chemotherapy. • The role of multi-professional clinics. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.