Update in medicine - Liverpool

When and where

12 March 2020
Liverpool Medical Institution
114 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5SR

Update in medicine - Liverpool

The Mersey region's flagship conference for members and fellows and other physicians provides high-quality education and professional development.  

Taking place on 12 March 2020, the update will be back at the Liverpool Medical Institution and is set to have a packed agenda full of educational and interesting topics.  The day will include an open forum with Professor Andrew Goddard, president of the Royal College of Physicians as well as a lecture by the Mersey winner of the Turner Warwick lecture scheme.  

Who is it for?

This Update in medicine is aimed at all levels of the profession; consultant physicians, SAS doctors and trainees in all medical specialties.

RCP membership

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Programme

Elder abuse: clinical aspects and the clinician’s role

Dr Mary G Harrington, consultant geriatrician, trustee, Hourglass

The relevance of oncology immunotherapy for physicians

Dr Anna Olsson-Brown, SpR medical oncology, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust

Hospital acquired pneumonia

Dr Dan Wootton, honorary consultant respiratory physician, Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Regional lecture: Hypoglycaemia – both mild and severe can be devastating

Dr Jackie Elliott, senior clinical lecturer & honorary consultant, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Turner Warwick lecture: Anticoagulation in palliative and end of life care – development of a regional guideline

Dr Kat Moss, haematology ST6, Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Adult congenital heart disease

Dr Reza Ashrafi, cardiologist, North West ACHD Partnership

Commonest eye emergencies

Teresa Sandinha, consultant vitreoretinal surgeon, St Paul’s Eye Unit

Tags

Mersey