Teach-in: Dementia

When and where

1 May 2018
Royal College of Physicians of London
11 St Andrews Place, London, NW1 4LE

Teach-in: Dementia

The Teach-in aims to provide an update on advances in clinical practice for doctors in training, consultant physicians, GPs and staff grade doctors wishing to continue their medical education. 

This teach-in has been organised by Dr Novraj Dhanjal, Watford General Hospital

A full programme can be found below

  • All teach-ins are free to attend for RCP members and £30.00 for non-members.
  • If you would like to find out more about the benefits of becoming ad RCP member and attend teach-ins for free more information please come and visit our membership team on the day.
  • Places at our teach-ins are limited, as such as we ask that you register your attendance with us by selecting the book now button and following the process through to completion.  You should receive a confirmation email on completion of your booking.


If you can no longer attend, please contact us at conferences@rcplondon.ac.uk or 0203 075 2389 to cancel your booking.

Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee entry should full capacity be reached.


If you are unable to book a place at a teach-in or are unable to make it on the day, you can watch the teach-in live, subject to permission from the speakers. To view please visit the RCPs live streaming portal on the day.


Registration and coffee will take place at the RCP from 6.00pm. Sessions commence at 7pm

CPD information

  • If you attend the teach-in on the day you will receive a certificate via email after the conference awarding you with 2 external CPD credits.
  • If you watch the live stream you can record 1 hour of watched online content as 1 external CPD self-reflection point. These points can be claimed by recording the event in the online CPD Diary via the Self Certified tab within the distance learning category.
  • Live streamed events are added regularly on our video archive.

This event may be live streamed or filmed. The live stream and/or recording may be used by the RCP for a range of purposes, including but not limited to publishing on RCP online sites and delivery via distribution partners. If you have any questions about this please contact the event organiser.



18.00    Registration and coffee

19.00    Welcome - Dr Novraj Dhanjal, University College London Hospitals

Chair: Dr Novraj Dhanjal, University College London Hospitals

19.00    The assessment of a patient with cognitive impairment - Dr Jonathan Kennedy, Royal Free Hospital

19.30    Update on Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia - Dr Richard Perry, Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust

20.00    Frontotemporal dementia - Dr Jonathan Rohrer, University College London

20.30    Dementia associated with Parkinson’s - Dr Rimona Weil, University College London