RCP Update in medicine - Southampton

When and where

27 April 2017
St Mary's Stadium, Southampton

RCP Update in medicine - Southampton

This annual 'Update in medicine' event, run by the RCP’s Wales and south-west of England regional office, is a full-day conference for fellows, members and other physicians designed to provide high-quality education and professional development, as well as a guest lecture on a topic not frequently covered by physicians.

This is a popular event so advance booking is recommended.

Programme

The day's programme will include an open forum with Professor Jane Dacre, president of the Royal College of Physicians, as well as other invited RCP officers. The full programme can be downloaded below and confirmed topics include:

  • atrial fibrillation – who can we 'cure'?
  • closed heart surgery – advances in percutaneous valve replacement
  • the pregnant patient with cardiac disease
  • difficult asthma – how to manage
  • chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
  • mesothelioma treatment in 2016: new guidance, clinical trials and ABCs of compensation
  • testosterone: the good, the bad and the ugly
  • how we can minimise error at work by looking after ourselves: a human factors overview.
  • physicians guide to bariatric and metabolic surgery

Who should attend?

This event is relevant to all levels of the profession – consultant physicians, SAS doctors and trainees in all medical specialties.

Programme