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Medical Update for the Psychiatrist 2024

Taking place live on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 September 2024

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WEDNESDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2024

09.40 – 10.40

Cardiovascular Issues

Dr Daniel Bromage

Consultant Cardiologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer, King’s College Hospital, London

10.40 – 11.00

BREAK

11.00 – 12.00

Perinatal Health

Dr Bo Kim Tang

Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

12.00 – 13.00

Neuroimaging in Psychiatry

Dr Maureen Dumba

Consultant Neuroradiologist at National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

13.00 – 13.45

LUNCH

13.45 – 14.45

The Link: Infections and Mental Health

Dr Matthew Butler

NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow, Psychiatrist, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

14.45 – 15.45

Understanding the ECG

Dr Dan Bromage

Consultant Cardiologist, King's College Hospital, London and Honorary Senior Lecturer, King's College London

15.45 – 16.00

BREAK

16.00 – 17.00

Catatonia: posturing and pitfalls

Dr Jonathan Rogers

Wellcome Trust Clinical Training Fellow, Division of Psychiatry, UCL, Specialty Registrar in General Adult and Old Age Psychiatry, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

THURSDAY 19 SEPTEMBER 2024

09.40 – 10.40

Hepatology

Dr Mary Cannon

Consultant Hepatologist, King's College Hospital, London

10.40 – 11.00

BREAK

11.00 – 12.00

Neurology: Deciding When to Refer

Dr Graziella Quattrocchi

Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queens Square, and North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust

12.00 – 13.00

Update on Sexual and Reproductive Health

Dr Anna Graham

Consultant in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Bart's Health NHS Trust

13.00 – 13.45

LUNCH

13.45 - 14.45

Endocrinology

Dr Alison Wren

Consultant Endocrinologist, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital,  London

14.45 – 15.45

MDU – Some of the Key Topics

Dr Sally Old

Medico-Legal Adviser, Medical Defence Union

15.45 – 16.00

BREAK

16.00 – 17.00

Respiratory Disease in the Psychiatrist Patient

Dr Pasupathy Sivasothy

Consultant Respiratory Physician, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

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About the course

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Faculty members

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Dr Daniel Bromage

Consultant Cardiologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer, King’s College Hospital, London

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Dr Bo Kim Tang

Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

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Dr Mary Cannon

Consultant Hepatologist, King's College Hospital, London

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Dr Matthew Butler

NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow, Psychiatrist, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

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Dr Jonathan Rogers

Wellcome Trust Clinical Training Fellow, Division of Psychiatry, UCL, Specialty Registrar in General Adult and Old Age Psychiatry, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

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Dr Graziella Quattrocchi

Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queens Square, and North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust

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Dr Maureen Dumba

Consultant Neuroradiologist at National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

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Dr Gabriella Fine

ST in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Barts Health NHS Trust. 

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Dr Alison Wren

Consultant Endocrinologist, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital,  London

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Dr Sally Old

Medico-Legal Adviser, Medical Défense Union

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Comments from the previous medical updates

A very good faculty of experienced consultants delivering really useful talks
Very relevant. Speakers mostly kept it uncomplicated and focussed
This course made my think about various things I had not thought of and their implementation will improve my clinical care
Will apply to prescribing esp;
This will help me to achieve better clinical care also be much more confident in physical management of elderly presentations.
Updated upon a lot of practical information delivered in 2 days of presentation, No waffling at all 🙂
Comprehensive, informative, well-organised.
Online format, good number of different sessions and speakers, well paced
Interactive polls. Perinatal talk, MDU talk and Sexual Health talk.
Coverage of topics.clarity good time keeping
Covered topics , interactive discussions and timekeeping.
Good lecturers, interactiveness and ease of access
Quality of speakers, Time keeping, Organisation
Easy to access. Very good speakers.
wide subject coverage . evidence based content audience participation with question and answer session
easy to access (in the past it was more complicated with a trip to London )
always something new to learn, be Comprehensive, good timing and range of topics covered.
Webex was excellent, no problems, very straightforward
Very good technical from Informed - thanks
It was interactive, good speakers, and relevant content to our patients
Updated my knowledge and will help me implement what I have learned into clinical practice
I was able to access the talks in my own time. The course covered the topics I wanted to learn. Good value for money.
Good to have an update, refreshed my knowledge, I will be having more communications with GP colleagues, to ensure the physical health of patients with concurrent mental health difficulties are also addressed.
The content/subject material was excellent quality, highly relevant and stimulating; The speakers - enthusiastic and happy to take questions; The smooth running of the sessions/IT/good quality of audiovisual aids
Good topics, good time keeping, very good speakers
Helped to refresh knowledge and feel confident to decide referrals. It will definitely have an impact in my day to day clinical practice
Kept me up to date with relevant topics. This will help me in making treatment decisions for my patients.
Clear, informative, and relevant
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We will contact you by email one week before the course takes place with all the necessary links and joining information.

We will re-send the links the day before the course.

If you have not received an email from us please contact us at webinars@infomedltd.co.uk and we will respond ASAP.

NO. Infomed shall provide you, upon registration a link to stream the course within your web browser, or you can download a small application to run it as a separate window on your computer. If you would prefer a mobile device, we shall also include a link download an app from the Play Store/App Store.

YES! It is very much encouraged. There will be Q&A sessions chaired by Infomed. You can type your questions in the 'chat' facility and they will be put to the speakers.

You can find your catch-up in your account page.

At the end of the catch-up page you will find a link to the feedback form, which will generate your CPD certificate when you submit your feedback.

If the catch-up is not visible in your account, please contact us and we will amend your account ASAP.

Using the short videos below, we shall guide you through the process of joining a meeting using Webex. If joining from your own computer If you are connecting from your own device then it is likely that you will be able to join via the Webex application. If joining from a trust/institution computer However, if you are using a computer that is owned and restricted by your trust, then you may find it easier to join via your web browser. Please see the second video for guidance on this process.

Joining Webex using the application on your PC or Mac

Joining Webex using your web browser

When you connect to a course you should see some introductory slides and hear music.

If you cannot hear any music please check you are connected to the audio.

At the bottom of the webex meeting you may see a button that says "Connect to audio".

Click this and then select "Use computer for audio" in the pop-up box.

If you have connected by a browser you may need to give your browser access to your microphone in order to connect to the audio.

Click the padlock in the top left of your browser and make sure microphone access is allowed

If this does not resolve your issue please email us or call us on 0204 520 5081

To join an Infomed Online course you simply need an internet connection and a browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari).

You can also connect from a mobile device: Download the Webex Meetings app from your App Store.

To join a course with a smooth experience, your internet connection must be stable, not connected to a VPN and at least 20Mbps download.

Below you can use the tool to run an internet speed test.

You must test from:

  • -- the location that you intend the see the course from;
  • -- withing the location, if using Wi-Fi, the room or department area that you intend to view the course from to ensure a good signal
  • -- if connecting from home, a computer that is not connected to a workplace VPN

Internet Speed Test

Please test your connection speed at www.fast.com

To join a course with a smooth experience, your internet connection must be stable, not connected to a VPN and at least 20Mbps download.

 

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Early bookers discount: (until 5 July 2024): £325

Standard fee: £345

Fee: £295

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