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The Scottish GP Tutor Group

Tuesday 27 March 2018

Headache

Chair: Dr Marcus Lyall - Trainees & Members’ Committee

18.30

The acute headache - history, monitoring and investigations
Dr Kathleen White, Consultant Neurologist, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

19.00

Management of primary headache
Dr Anish Bahra, Consultant Neurologist, Barts Health and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London

19.30

Vasculitic causes of headache - investigation through to management
Dr Lisa Hutton, Consultant in Rheumatology, Inverclyde Royal Hospital, Greenock

20.15

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Tuesday 20 February 2018

Breathlessness

Chair: Dr Nyo Nyo Tun - Trainees & Members’ Committee

18.30

Breathlessness: how to manage controversies in heart failure - replacing the dogma with data
Dr Klaus Witte, Associate Professor and Consultant Cardiologist, University of Leeds and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds

19.00

How to manage patients with difficult asthma  
Dr Graham Burns, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

19.30

Lung cancer: common presentations and management
Dr Philip Reid, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

20.15

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Discover GP Conference - Scotland

 

Saturday 10 March 2018; 10:00 - 17:00

 

University of Edinburgh

 

Contact: Rebecca Irwin 020 3188 7518 or email discovergp@rcgp.org.uk

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/membership/student-events/discover-gp-conference-scotland.aspx

RCGP Good practice safeguarding workshop

 

Friday 23.02.2018 09:00 - 16:00

 

Apex Waterloo Hotel, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BH

 

Contact: Fiona Paterson Tel: 02031887752 or sescotland@rcgp.org.uk

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/scotland/south-east-scotland-faculty/rcgp-good-practice-safeguarding-workshop.aspx

Tuesday 30 January 2018

Diarrhoea

Chair: Dr Emily Ward - Trainees & Members’ Committee

18.30

Diarrhoea in the returning traveller: investigations and management
Dr Oliver Koch, Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

19.00

Inflammatory bowel disease
Dr Richard Speight, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

19.30

Oncological therapy and colitis
Professor Ruth Plummer, Clinical Professor of Experimental Cancer Medicine, Newcastle University

20.15

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ADEGS18 - Student Bursary
ADEGS18 -Bursary.pdf
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ADEGS 2018 - Thursday 18th and Friday 19th January

 

School of Medicine, University of St Andrews KY16 9TF

 

ADEGS18 - Student Bursaries

 

Further information contact - Dr Agnes Tello - at228@st-andrews.ac.uk

NHS Highlands Medical Education Conference

 

Inverness

 

Friday 31st March 2017

 

Key Note Speaker Dr  Roger Strasser, Dean of Northern Ontario School of Medicine

 

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NHSHIGHLANDMEDICALEDUCATIONCONFERENCE

Tuesday 28 March 2017

Cough

Chair: Dr Stewart Bonnington, Trainees & Members' Committee

18.30

The smoker's cough
Dr Peter Reid, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

19:00

Diagnosis and management of patients with chronic cough
Professor Alyn H Morice, Head of Cardiorespiratory Studies, University of Hull

19:30

COPD update
Professor William MacNee, Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

20.15

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First5 Digest Series - Heartstart Training

 

Wednesday 29th March; 18:00 - 21:00

 

Radisson Blu Hotel, 301 Argyle Street, Glasgow G2 8DL

 

Contact:wscotland@rcgp.org.uk or Tel: Alison O'Brien 0141 3373268

http://events.rcpe.ac.uk/events/462/back-pain

Tuesday 21 February 2017

Back pain

Chair: Dr Christopher Merrick, Trainees & Members' Committee

18.30

Chronic back pain
Dr Jonathan Bannister, Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia, Ninewells Hospital & Medical School, Dundee

19:00

When to refer to a neurosurgeon with clinical cases
Mr David Mowle, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

19:30

Back pain - identifying and managing the red & yellow flags
Dr Neil McGuchan, Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

20.15

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http://events.rcpe.ac.uk/events/461/poisoning

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Poisoning

Chair: Dr Jennifer Harrison, Trainees & Members' Committee

18.30

What level of monitoring does my poisoned patient need?
Dr Euan Sandilands, Consultant in Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, National Poisons Information Service, Edinburgh

19:00

When to use special measures after poisoning
Professor Simon Thomas, Consultant in Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Newcastle University

19:30

What do I do if my patient refuses treatment?
Dr Stephen Potts, Consultant Psychiatrist, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

20.15

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Rural Forum Conference

 

Saturday 11th March 08:30 - 17:00

 

Glasgow

 

Contact - Paula Lythgoe Tel: 02031887719

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/north-england/cumbria-faculty/rural-forum-conference.aspx

One Day Essentials/ Child Health Scotland

 

Tuesday 31 January 2017 09:00 - 17:00

 

Glasgow

 

Contact - RCGP Conferences; Tel: 02031887658

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/business-development/one-day-essentials/ode-child-health-glasgow.aspx

Self care, self aware - your health matters

 

Monday March 20th 10:00 - 16:00;

St Andrews

 

Contact - Hilary Ramsay Tel: 07408800545 or Email: localscotland@bma.org.uk

Rural Forum Conference

Saturday 11th March 08:30 - 17:00

Glasgow

Contact - Paula Lythgoe Tel: 02031887719

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/north-england/cumbria-faculty/rural-forum-conference.aspx

NADEGS 2017 - Final Programme
NADEGS17-FinalProgramme.pdf
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NADEGS

 

January 26th & 27th

 

Stirling Court Hotel, University of Stirling FK9 4LA

 

 

Dermatology Study Day

 

Thursday 19 January 2017 08:45 - 17:00

 

Penrith

 

Contact - cumbria@rcgp.org.uk; Tel: 01946523421

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/north-england/cumbria-faculty/dermatology-study-day.aspx

Tuesday 26 April 2016

Vomiting and Nausea

Chair: Miss Dhanya Sebastian - Trainees & Members’ Committee

18.30

Causes of vomiting and nausea, and the red flag features
Dr Ken Trimble, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.00

When to call the surgeon
Mr Simon Paterson-Brown, Consultant Upper GI Surgeon, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.30

Challenges in symptom control in palliative care
Dr Rosie Conway, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Roxburghe House, Dundee

20.15

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Tuesday 22 March 2016

Falls

Chair: Dr Jennifer Harrison - Trainees & Members’ Committee

18.30

How to avoid the falls
Dr Jo Cowell, Consultant in Medicine of the Elderly, Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh

19.00

Osteoporosis - when to treat and what with
Professor Stuart Ralston, Professor in Rheumatology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

19.30

Pain relief in the elderly
Dr David Grant, Consultant in Geriatric Medicine, Liberton Hospital, Edinburgh

20.15

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Tuesday 23 February 2016

Fits and Seizures

Chair: Dr Marcus Lyall, Trainees & Members' Committee

18.30

Managing the acute fit and status epilepticus
Dr Dean Kerslake, Lead Audit Consultant STAG, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.00

Anti-epileptic drugs: which one, when, how much and for how long (and which to avoid)
Dr Richard Davenport, Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer (Edinburgh), Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

19.30

A guide to the non-epileptic attack
Dr Jon Stone, Consultant Neurologist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

20.15

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Cancer Research UK Regional Workshop

 

24 February 2016 09:00 - 17:00

 

Edinburgh

 

Contact - fionapaterson@rcgp.org.uk

 

Tel: 020318877552

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/scotland/rcgp-scotland/cancer-research-uk-regional-workshop.aspx

Tuesday 26 January 2016

Palpitation

Chair: Dr Andrew Chapman, Trainees & Members' Committee

18.30

Endocrine causes of palpitation
Dr Nicola Zammitt, Consultant Physician and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.00

Who to refer to an electrophysiologist
Dr Neil Grubb, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.30

Atrial fibrillation update
Dr Andrew Flapan, Consultant in Cardiovascular Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

20.15

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End of Life Care

 

29 January 2016 09:00 - 16:30

 

Marie Curie Hospice, Balornock Road, Glasgow G21 3US

 

Contact - sescotland@rcgp.org.uk Tel: 0203 1887752

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/learning/scotland/south-east-scotland-faculty/end-of-life-care.aspx

DGRI - Tutor Development Day - A Potpurri of Medical Education

 

Thursday 12 March

 

09:00 - 16:00

DGRI Tutor Development Day
A Potpourri of Medical Education
DGRI - 12th March 2015.pdf
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Tuesday 24 March 2015

Breathlessness

Chair: Dr Simon Finch - Trainees & Members' Committee

18.30

Acute SOB in the middle of the night - medical problems on surgical wards
Dr Alasdair Hay, Consultant in Critical Care, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.00

Management of chronic heart failure
Professor Mark Petrie, Consultant Cardiologist, Golden Jubileee National Hospital, Glasgow

19.30

The growing problem of obesity hypoventilation
Dr Tom Mackay, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

20.15

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Tuesday February 24

 

Chair: Dr Tim Cartlidge - Trainees & Members' Committee

 

 

 

18.30

The medical abdomen
Dr Timothy Heron, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Forth Valley Royal Hospital

19.00
   
The acute abdomen - what the physician needs to know
Mr Christopher Payne, Surgeon, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

19.30

Imaging of the liver and biliary tree - a physician's guide
Dr Jack Straiton, Consultant Radiologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

20.15 Close

25.02.2015 Marie Curie Hospice Glasgow, 133 Balornock Road, Glasgow, G21 3US

 

Delivering Effective End of Life Care

 

Contact - alison.maciver@rcgp.org.uk

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/professional-development/scotland/rcgp-scotland/delivering-effective-end-of-life-care.aspx

22.01.2015 First Five Digest Series Neurology WebEx

 

On Line Learning

 

Contact - Diana Lints 0141 337 3268

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/professional-development/scotland/west-of-scotland-faculty/first5-digest-series-neurology-webex.aspx

Limb pain/swelling -  Tuesday 25 March 2014

 

 Chair: Dr Colin Baines, RCPE Trainees & Members' Committee

 

18.30

Acute presentations of the 'diabetic foot'
Dr Alasdair Mackie, Consultant Physician, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

19.00

Surgical aspects, e.g. PVD, compartment syndrome
Mr Rod Chalmers, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

19.30

DVT
Dr Henry Watson, Consultant Haematologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

20.15

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Spring Symposium 2014; Dundee

 

Tuesday 25 March 18:30 - 20:30

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/courses-and-events/scotland/east-of-scotland-faculty/spring-2014.aspx

Dumfries Development Day - Programme
Joint Tutor Development Programme - Dumf[...]
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Thursday March 20 2014

 

GP Tutor Development Day

 

Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

 

9:00 - 16:00

 

COURSE CANCELLED - DATE TO BE RE-ARRANGED

Horizons Academic General Practice Research; Glasgow

 

Tuesday 4 March 18:00 - 21.30

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/courses-and-events/scotland/west-of-scotland-faculty/horizons-academic-general-practice-research.aspx

First 5 Digest Series GP Contracts

 

Thursday 20 February19.30 - 21.30 - Aberdeen

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/courses-and-events/scotland/north-east-scotland-faculty/first5-group-meeting.aspx

First 5 Digest Series GP Contracts

 

Thursday 20 February 18:30 - 21:00 - Glasgow

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/courses-and-events/scotland/west-of-scotland-faculty/first5-digest-series-gp-contracts.aspx

Fever -Tuesday 25 February 2014

 

Chair: Dr Rosemary Hollick, RCPE Trainees & Members' Committee

 

18.30

Emerging antibiotic resistance - a ticking time bomb
Dr Deirdre O'Brien, Consultant Microbiologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

19.00

Fever in the neutropenic patient
Dr Peter Johnson, Consultant Haematologist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

19.30

Assessment of the hot joint
Dr Hilary Wilson, Consultant Rheumatologist, Glasgow Royal Infirmary

20.15

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Tuesday February 25 2014

 

Mini CEX Calibration Evening - for University of Glasgow GP Tutors only

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mini-cex-calibration-evening-tickets-10292638559

 Cough - Tuesday 28 January 2014

 

Chair: Dr Manjit Sidhu, RCPE Trainees & Members' Committee

 

18.30

TB - a forgotten disease?
Speaker TBC

19.00

Lung cancer - SIGN guideline update
Dr Ron Fergusson, Chair - Guideline Development Group, SIGN

19.30

Management of asthma
Dr Tom Fardon, Respiratory Consultant, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

20.15

Close

Scotland Faculty Understanding the CSA - A One Day Course for GP Trainers - Thursday 23 January 2014

 

http://www.rcgp.org.uk/courses-and-events/scotland/rcgp-scotland/understanding-the-csa-a-one-day-course-for-gp-trainers.aspx

NADEGS -

is the annual conference for NHS Education for Scotland (NES) and the five Scottish University departments of General Practice and presents the latest research from clinical and teaching projects.

 

23 & 24 January 2014

Golf Hotel, Carnoustie, Angus

 

“From inspiration to changing practice – the journey of ideas”.

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