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COVID-19: An Expert Update for Doctors

When and where

12 February 2020
Royal College of Physicians of London
11 St Andrews Place, Regent's Park, London, NW1 4LE

Past event

COVID-19: An Expert Update for Doctors

Please note

Due to high demand for this event, we have opened an overflow room. Seats for the live event in our main lecture theatre will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Once this room is full delegates will be offered a seat in one of our smaller theatres to watch a live stream.

Delegates will be able to ask questions via the Vevox app. Access here https://vevox.app/ or download the app. The meeting ID is 127-801-744.

Join us for an expert update on the 2019-nCoV outbreak, featuring a series of short presentations on the current status and future global projections.

Live stream

There will be a live stream available on the evening, which you can watch subject to permission from the speakers. You can watch it here, it can also be viewed on our Facebook page.

The RCP is in contact with the chief medical officer and officials at the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS as the outbreak develops. You can find the latest information from GOV.UK, the NHS and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.


Registration will begin from 6pm and the event will start promptly at 7pm

Who should attend

Please note this event is only open to front line doctors in the UK.

Please bring a form of photo ID, such as an NHS identification card, with you on the evening to register. 

This event is free but requires pre-booking on our conference website.

What you will learn

  • The origin and biology of the virus 
  • Recognition, diagnosis and management of cases
  • UK preparedness and guidance
  • Q&A session