Update in medicine - Basingstoke

When and where

30 September 2019
Apollo Hotel
Aldermaston Rd Roundabout, Basingstoke, RG24 9NU

Update in medicine - Basingstoke

Update in medicine – Basingstoke will take place on Monday 30 September at Apollo Hotel.  This annual meeting will include an open forum with RCP president Professor Andrew Goddard along with a number of presentations from leading experts.

Coming to Basingstoke in 2019, RCP's Update in Medicine is a 1-day conference delivering sessions from leading clinicians and national experts, which look at the key challenges and issues facing physicians on healthcare, leadership, preservation of health and wellbeing and how to deliver better healthcare services.

Programme highlights

  • specialty developments for the non-specialist
  • an open forum session with the Royal College of Physicians' (RCP's) president, Professor Andrew Goddard.
  • improving the care of adolescent and young adult patients
  • 'medical room 101'

RCP membership

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Programme

Programme highlights

This year's programme will cover areas including:

  • Specialty developments for the non-specialist
    • the highs and dries of alcohol
    • flying with respiratory disease
    • pleural disease
    • anticoagulation
    • spondyloarthropathies
    • neuroendocrine tumours
  • Panel Discussions: Open forum session led by Dr Andrew Goddard, RCP President
  • Royal College of Physicians Turner-Warwick Lecture: Prize winning trainee lecture
  • Improving the care of adolescent and young adult patients
  • 'Medical room 101': the things we love to hate

Confirmed speakers

  • Dr Harriet Gordon, consultant hepatologist, Royal Hampshire County Hospital
  • Dr Kevin McKinlay, consultant respiratory medicine, Royal Hampshire County Hospital
  • Dr Samal Gunatilake, consultant respiratory medicine, Royal Hampshire County Hospital
  • Dr Tamara Everington, consultant haematologist, Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital
  • Dr Wendy Holden, consultant rheumatologist, Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital
  • Dr John Ramage, consultant gastroenterologist, Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital
  • Professor Andrew Goddard, president, Royal College of Physicians
  • Dr Lorraine Albon, consultant endocrinology and general medicine, West Sussex Hospital