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Advanced Medicine

When and where

13 February 2017 to 16 February 2017
Royal College of Physicians of London
11 St Andrews Place, London, NW1 4LE

Past event

Advanced Medicine

Curated by the RCP academic vice president, the Advanced Medicine programme will explore areas of medicine experiencing the most change and innovation, delivered by eminent speakers in their field. You’ll hear the latest advances in medicine from up to 22 hours of clinical education that will support you in your practice.

Programme highlights

  • pregnancy, obesity and long term conditions
  • what is new in stroke?
  • rheumatoid arthritis – ensuring everyone gets the best treatment
  • what is new in vaccines?
  • device therapy in heart failure
  • acute kidney injury
  • neurological infections
  • recent advances in the management of lung cancer
  • surveillance for hepatocellular cancer.

This conference often sells out so early booking is advisable.

CPD breakdown

  • Monday 13 - 6 credits 
  • Tuesday 14 - 5 credits
  • Wednesday 15 - 6 credits
  • Thursday 16 - 5 credits

As ever an exceptional conference with excellent academic speakers; quite humbling to hear such great minds!

Dr Chris Farnham, consultant, Heart of Kent Hospice, and delegate at the 2015 Advanced medicine conference

The RCP runs a comprehensive programme of conferences on a wide range of topics, offering delegates:

  • cutting edge clinical education
  • CPD credits, helping delegates to prepare for revalidation
  • opportunities to network
  • updated skills and knowledge.

Who should attend

  • consultants and trainees
  • GPs.

Lady Estelle Wolfson lecture in translational medicine

We are pleased to announce the Lady Estelle Wolfson lecture in translational medicine as an addition to our named lectures series. Apply now to deliver this lecture at the Advanced Medicine conference in February 2017.

The appointment of the lecture is by application, and applications should present an outstanding, recent contribution in translational research/medicine with demonstrable benefit to patients. This contribution can be in any branch of medicine.

The appointed lecturer will receive an honorarium of £200 and will be invited to attend a dinner at the RCP after the lecture.

Applications close Wednesday, 30 November 2016.

For more information, email the funding and awards administrator at fundingandawards@rcplondon.ac.uk.

Monday 13 February 2017

13 February 2017 09:20 to 16:50

Tuesday 14 February 2017

14 February 2017 09:30 to 17:00

Wednesday 15 February 2017

15 February 2017 09:15 to 17:10

Thursday 16 February 2017

16 February 2017 09:30 to 16:40