Continuing Professional Development for GPs

2020

· Core skills for multi-disciplinary meetings

Wednesday 15th January, Civic Suite,Catford

1pm – 3.30pm

A Lewisham Health and Care Partners  training and development programme event

To book click here

 

· Diabetes Update from the Lewisham Hospital Diabetes Team

Friday 17th January, Rushey Green Group Practice
1pm – 4.30pm

To book click here

 

· Heart Failure in the Community

Monday 27th January, Cobalt Room, Owen Centre, Lewisham Hospital

Session 2pm – 4.30pm

(Lunch from 1.15pm)

OHL Monthly CPD Event

Join the Lewisham Hospital Heart Failure team for an update on everything from diagnosis to referral and management. There will be time for case discussion so please bring any cases with you.

Open to all Lewisham GPs, primary care clinicians and GP registrars

To book click here

 

· Free Skype lunchtime seminar – adult sleep disorders

Friday 31st January

1.30pm- 2.30pm

Dr Ivana Rosenzweig, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist and Sleep Physician at Guy’s and St Thomas’ would like to invite you to a one hour interactive Skype seminar where you will learn how to improve the diagnosis, patient referrals and the management of sleep disorders in primary care.

The talk will cover Rapid Eye Movement (REM) Behaviour Disorder and its link to alpha synucleinopathies (e.g. Parkinson’s disorder, Dementia of Lewy Body etc)

Questions will be taken at the end of the talk.

After you register you will be sent an invitation link to join the Skype seminar with all the instructions. This talk counts for one CPD point and a certificate of attendance will be sent to you.

To register click here

 

· Asthma latest guidelines. Asthma in Children – update

Wednesday 12th February, Committee room 3, Civic Centre

Session 9.30am – 4.30pm

Hosted by Lewisham CEPN

For more information and to book click here

 

· Managing the unconscious patient, BLS with AED, Anaphylaxis, Choking

Wednesday 26th February, Jade room, Owen Centre, Lewisham Hospital

Session 2pm – 5pm

(Lunch from 1.15pm)

36 places available
OHL monthly CPD event

Join First Aid 4 Staff for an afternoon update on managing the unconscious patient, BLS with AED use, anaphylaxis training and managing the choking patient. Certificates and BLS manuals will be provided.

Open to all Lewisham GPs, primary care clinicians and GP registrars

To register click here

 

· Managing Frailty within the Primary Care Community

Tuesday 3rd March, Lessof Theatre, Education Centre, Lewisham Hospital
2pm – 5pm
20 places available
A joint Lewisham VTS and OHL half day multi-disciplinary case based workshop on
– managing the frail elderly in the community to prevent a medical crisis
– identify how to provide safe care for frail patients at home
– de-prescribing issues
Open to First5 GPs, GP pharmacists, Social prescribing link workers and Care Co-ordinators.
For booking contact : Dr Niro Amin, niro.amin1@nhs.net

 

· Contraception – new ways to manage consultations. To include input on menopause.

Wednesday 13th May, Committee room 3, Civic Centre

Session 9.30am – 4.30pm

Hosted by Lewisham CEPN

For more information and to book click here

 


If you have any questions or suggestions about GP educational events in Lewisham please contact Dr Alex Kitching, GP fellow for CPD, alex.kitching@onehealthlewisham.co.uk