Training & Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for GPs and Primary Care Clinicians
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Unfortunately due to the current Covid-19 pandemic all One Health Lewisham educational events are currently postponed until further notice.
Other online training and CPD by other providers
Friday 15th January 2021: 1.30pm to 2.30 pm
GSTT: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)- seminar for primary care
Guy’s and St Thomas’ would like to invite you to a one hour interactive seminar with a practical overview of IBD cases in the COVID-19 recovery phase.The session will cover :
- Rapid access diagnostic during COVID-19, new vetting systems and referral criteria
- Extra intestinal manifestations of Crohn ‘s disease
- IBD diagnosis/challenges and treatment
- Questions will be taken at the end of the talk.
This talk counts for one CPD point and a certificate of attendance will be sent to you.
To book your place click here
Date: 21st January 2021: 7pm to 8.30pm
RCGP Eczema management in primary care: current and future approaches
This FREE 90-minute webinar will focus on improving evidence-based eczema management in primary care, including current and potential future approaches to care. This webinar will be chaired Dr Thomas Round, GP, Clinical Lead of RCGP Essential Knowledge Updates (EKU) eLearning Programme.
- Holistic assessment in primary care
- Getting topical treatments right
- When eczema needs a referral
- The interface between primary and secondary care
- Latest advances in eczema treatment
- What the future holds for eczema management in primary and secondary care
Date: Friday, 22nd January 2021 | 6.30-7.30pm
SL EASE: Mental Health in children and young adults
Overview: The South London Faculty of RCGP would like to invite all local GPs and beyond to attend our first of 2021 FREE EASE talks on Mental Health in children and young adults with two great speakers, Dr Rani Samuel and Dr Sulagna Chakrabarti who are Consultant Paediatric Psychiatrists from South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. Focus of the talk will be: depression in children and young adults and deliberate self-harm in children and young adults. Event will be hosted by Faculty Board member and Portfolio GP, Dr Maria Drakou.
For more information and to book click here
Friday 22 January 2021: 1.30pm to 2.30pm
GSTT: The high risk foot – update for primary care
A one hour interactive virtual seminar where you will learn about the diagnosis, patient referrals and the management of Diabetic foot and vascular disease. Questions will be taken at the end of the talk.
This event attracts one CPD point.
To book click here
Tuesday 26 January 2021: 1.30pm to 2.30pm
GSTT: Management of skin cancer for primary care
Ms Jenny Geh, Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Guy’s and St Thomas’, would like to invite you to a one hour interactive virtual seminar where you will learn how to improve the patient referrals and the management of skin cancer.
The talk will cover:
- Guidance on NICE skin cancer pathways
- How a skin cancer patient may present
- Skin Multidisciplinary meeting requirements (MDM)
- Management of skin lesions and how to get help and advice from the Local or Specialist teams
To book click here
Friday 5th February 2021: 1.30pm to 2.30pm
GSTT: Management of common liver conditions
We would like to invite you to a one hour interactive seminar where you will learn how to improve the diagnosis, patient referrals and the management of liver conditions in primary care.
The talk will cover:
- abnormal LFTs
- Hepatitis B
To book click here
Wednesday 10th February 2021: 3pm to 5pm
King’s Health Partners: Improving urban population health workshop
Join partners from across SE London for a free interactive King’s Health Partners workshop examining how we improve urban population health. Working together with our communities and partners, we want to better understand the complex needs of our diverse populations, including the social and economic factors that create health inequalities.
To book click here
For up to date information for other remote and online educational events in Lewisham please see Lewisham CEPN and training hubs website:
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Health Education England: Multi-professional Workplace Supervision in Primary Care
New course on multi-professional workplace supervision for primary care educators and training hub leads. Delivered in five 3 hour online seminars. Mixture of large and facilitated small group teaching.
The course will cover:
- How we learn
- Educational relationships and the role of the workplace
- Entrustability and the workplace curriculum
- Assessment and Feedback
- From competent individuals to capable teams
- Challenges in educational relationships
Currently booking for:
Cohort 1 (Tuesday’s 2pm – 5pm) * By enrolling for a cohort, you will be committing to attending all sessions
12th January 2021
19th January 2021
26th January 2021
2nd February 2021
9th February 2021
Cohort 2 (Wednesday’s, 9am – 12pm) * By enrolling for a cohort, you will be committing to attending all sessions
20th January 2021
27th January 2021
10th February 2021
24th February 2021
3rd March 2021
Priority will be given to training hub and PCN education leads (clinical and non-clinical), but all prospective or actual primary care supervisors welcome. No prior training in education is assumed. For GP participants it is comparable to the ITTPC or ISLA courses and would confer eligibility to attend the educational supervisor course.
To book a place please complete the booking form HERE.
Please contact email@example.com if you have any queries.
On behalf of colleagues running the Doctors’ Mess programme at Tower Hamlets Training Hub, please see attached flyers. These sessions are open to any doctor with a GMC number. Please promote to your local GPs and other Training Hub colleagues in your area.
The sessions are typically take place every Wednesday,
South East London Primary Care Cancer Webinar Series
South East London Cancer Alliance will be hosting a series of webinars as part of the South East London Primary Care Cancer Education Work Plan.
The first set of webinars were held in Nov & Dec 2020 and supported Primary Care Networks (PCN) in delivering the Early Cancer Diagnosis DES Contract Specification, focusing on the different components within the Early Diagnosis DES. – Safety Netting / Diagnostics in Primary Care / Significant Event Analysis (1 of 3 webinars)
The second phase of webinars, commencing in January 2021 will concentrate on the role of PCNs in personalised care. Courses planned so far:
- Wednesday 13th January: 1pm to 2pm – Meeting the Needs of People Living with Cancer
- Thursday 4th February: 1pm to 2pm – Side Effects and Late Effects of Common Cancer Treatments
- Wednesday 3rd March: 1pm to 2pm – Health and Wellbeing Support for People with Cancer
The webinars are open to all members of PCNs in South East London.
If you are interested in attending any of the webinars, please Click Here to view the leaflet (which includes links to register on the courses)
If you missed any previous webinars, they are available to catch up on YouTube
Next Generation GP
Next Gen GP is a funded national leadership programme for trainees and new GPs, aiming to:
- ENERGISE: through access to the stories, perspectives and expertise of inspiring leaders.
- ENGAGE: through a supportive network of like minded local trainees and early career GPs.
- EMPOWER: through a series of workshops designed to increase your ability to shape care within and beyond your organisation.
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Cambridge Diabetes Education Programme. Mini-topic for healthcare staff
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Remote online courses are currently being offered by Lewisham CEPN, contact details as above.
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If you have any questions or suggestions about GP educational events in Lewisham please contact
Dr Yvonne Tin
GP Fellow for Digital and Education
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