Continuing Medical Education Conferences in UK
Biosimilars Global Congress Europe is organized by Paradigm Global Events (PGE) and will be held from Nov 19 - 21, 2018 at Hilton London Kensington, London, England, United Kingdom. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
DMT Refresher Course is organized by Emergency Services Training Centre (ESTC) and will be held during Nov 19 - 23, 2018 at Emergency Services Training Centre Ltd, Birkenhead, England, United Kingdom. Diver Medic Technician Refresher Introduction: The DMT (Diver Medical Technician) Refresher Course is an IMCA accredited course and comprises 5 days duration with 35 contact hours in class room and practical scenarios. The DMT certificate is valid for 2 years. DMT Refresher Learning Outcomes: A qualified DMT (Diver Medical Technician) should be : Capable of administering advanced first aid and emergency treatment. Efficient in carrying out the directions of a doctor in a diving environment. DMT (Refresher) Course Content : • Casualty Handling Under Pressure • Care of Medical Equipment/Record Keeping • Diving Related Illness: Barotrauma • Advanced Life Support • Control & Management of Dive Related Injury or Illness • Insertion of Chest Drain • Patient Examination • Basic Anatomy & Physiology • Intraosseous Infusion • Use of Defibrillator • Oxygen Administration • Catheterisation • Managing Decompression illness • Drugs and Pharmacology • Suturing • Use of DMAC equipment Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Kings lynn, England
European Paediatric Advanced Life Support (EPALS) Course is organized by Resuscitation Council (UK) and will be held from Nov 19 - 20, 2018 at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King's Lynn, Kings Lynn, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties or to teach them on a regular basis. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 10 continuing professional development (CPD) points. Course Description Appropriate participants include doctors, nurses, and paramedics working in direct contact with children. All applicants must hold a current clinical appointment and professional healthcare qualification. Medical students in their final year of training can be accepted as candidates. Course Objectives • Use the structured ABCDE approach for rapid assessment of the seriously ill child. • Manage the sick child until the arrival of expert assistance. • Facilitate the development of resuscitation team members and team leaders. • Use a structured approach to communication amongst team members during an emergency situation. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 19 - 20, 2018 | USD $1870 | Leadership
Leading & Developing Successful Pharma Team is organized by Management Forum (Mf) Ltd and will be held from Nov 19 - 20, 2018 at The Rembrandt Hotel, London, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is pharmaceutical, device and animal health industries, will be relevant for existing team leaders and managers who wish to develop their team to a higher level. It will also be beneficial for any team member to attend. This includes: • Team leaders • Project leaders and managers • Heads of departments • Anyone who wants to develop team skills to achieve greater success Why you should attend: In today’s changing global pharmaceutical/ device business environment, outstanding team working is essential. Creating a unified global high-performing team is one of the most important factors for successful drug and device development. It is important to recognise the importance of team interactions and the need for the different global teams to be in alignment on productivity and quality and this important element of team performance can often be overlooked. This interactive workshop will focus on how to align members of the team and the wider teams, particularly working in a matrix or in a global environment through various group discussions, stimulating exercises and case studies. The workshop will help enhance team working and team’s performance. Key objectives of the course: • Develop and improve techniques to lead and motivate your team • Ensure effective communication between different team members, different teams and teams in different locations • Ensure the team understand their roles and what is expected of them in supporting projects and working in a matrix environment • Proactively identify issues and risks for the team and how to manage them • Develop a high performing team which is aligned with the same vision Tickets : • Course Fee in GBP 1199.00. • Course Fee in EUR 1679.00. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 19 - 21, 2018 | GBP £685 | Endocrinology
Society for Endocrinology (SfE) BES is organized by Society for Endocrinology (SFE) and will be held from Nov 19 - 21, 2018 at Scottish Event Campus (SEC), Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 19 - 20, 2018 | GBP £835 | Surgery
Judgement and Operative Skills in Emergency Surgery (JOSES) is organized by The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and will be held during Nov 19 - 20, 2018 at Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is ST5 and above, through to Consultant level. Conference Overview : This two day course will cover the following: Upper GI; HPB; Colorectal emergencies; Abdominal wall reconstruction in emergency patient; Endoscopy related to Upper GI Bleeding and control of haemorrhage. Delivered through small group course based learning and discussion. Practical skill sessions with the aid of experienced and enthusiastic faculty. Cadaveric workshops demonstrated and practised in a state of the art, operating teaching facility. Aims and Objectives The course aims to : • Identify areas of uncertainty and vulnerability as a consultant in the treatment of Emergency General Surgical Patients. • Improve judgement and decision making in situations where a clinician may have limited experience. • Enable a clinician to develop a mechanism and strategy for dealing with difficult operative situations and pathology. • Improve practical skills and add techniques 'get you out of trouble'. • Improve critical thinking and strategies in relation to FRCS examination. Learning Outcomes On completion of the course, you should be able to: • Describe possible solutions to a range of difficult technical problems in emergency surgery • Demonstrate a number of appropriate techniques to deal with emergency surgical problems • Make an accurate assessment of a complex clinical scenario and justify a chosen course of action. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 19 - 20, 2018 | CME 12.00 | GBP £450 | Medical Education
Training the Trainers: Trainer Development Course is organized by The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) and will be held during Nov 19 - 20, 2018 at Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is Current and aspiring educational supervisors, clinical supervisors and trainers (Senior trainees and Consultants). Those in or about to take on an ES, CS or training role in the UK. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 CPD Points. Conference Overview : This course is designed to meet the day to day needs of educational supervisors, clinical supervisors and trainers in the UK and builds on the success of the previous Training the Trainers courses. Aims and Objectives Much is expected of trainers; they must coach, mentor, assess, monitor, supervise, design educational activities, and model good practice with many pressures competing for their time. Underpinned with educational principles, theory, and evidence but with a strong emphasis on the practical, this course aims to equip trainers with the tools they need to fulfill their obligations and evidence their activity as part of the impending GMC trainer approval process. Delivered by clinicians for clinicians with educationalist support the emphasis of this course is on practical solutions for time-pressured trainers. Learning Outcomes By the end of the course, participants will be able to: • Identify training needs • Apply teaching principles • Apply GMC standards for training • Prepare and deliver a presentation • Use appropriate models for giving feedback • Teach a practical skill • Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of different training systems • Describe role of assessors in quality assessment • Discuss and apply principles of managing trainees in difficulty • Apply human factors in training. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 19 - 20, 2018 | CME 12.00 | GBP £695 | Surgery
Basic Surgical Skills (Intercollegiate BSS) is organized by The Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) of England and will be held from Nov 19 - 20, 2018 at Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is Surgeons. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 CPD Points. Conference Description : BSS is widely viewed as a cornerstone course for all trainees taking up their first surgical position. Over two highly practical days, you will learn a range of essential basic surgical skills and techniques within a controlled workshop environment. You will participate in a variety of practical training sessions during the BSS course, including: • Gowning, gloving, laying safe surgical knots and local anaesthetic management • Tissue handling practice (including for infected and contaminated tissues), along with the requirements for differing tissue sites, such as skin, bowel or vessels • Electrosurgery device usage • Manipulation of endoscopic instruments in a 3D surgical environment while viewing a remote 2D image • Visuospatial awareness, management of depth cueing and control of the ‘fulcrum effect’ during endoscopic surgery Learning Outcomes : • Demonstrate safe operating techniques • Use a variety of surgical knots safely and effectively • Confidently handle and use surgical instruments • Handle tissues confidently with due regard to their unique properties • Use endoscopic instruments in a practical and safe way • Discuss the practical, safe use of electrosurgery Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 20, 2018 | Free | Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Paediatric Life Support (PLS) course is organized by Advanced Life Support Group (ALSG) and will be held on Nov 20, 2018 at Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is medical, nursing, ECP, ODP or RTO background and all professions allied to medicine (PAMS). Course Description: • The PLS course provides the knowledge and skills necessary for the initial recognition, treatment and stabilisation of children with life threatening emergencies, using a structured, sequential approach. • The seriously ill and or injured child needs to be treated as an individual; there are four key differences that determine treatment: weight, anatomy, physiology, and psychology. • The structured approach focuses the clinician on resuscitation, emergency treatment followed by continual stabilisation and then transfer to a definitive care environment. • PLS aims to teach, practice and assess the acquisition and use of these technical skills. In addition, the human factors that generate the highest quality and safest health care provision are considered Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Emergency Laparotomy Meeting is organized by Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (ASGBI) and will be held on Nov 20, 2018 at Council House, Birmingham, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom. Emergency Laparotomy remains a big challenge but practice is changing. Some teams have reduced their mortality substantially. Why not come and join us for a one-day meeting to hear the latest results, and learn how you can make your outcomes better in your hospital from groups who have achieved just that and join experts exploring key issues. An excellent group of speakers has been assembled for what promises to be a very worthwhile day. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.