GP Educational Conference Agenda & Presentations

Acute vs Chronic Conditions in Primary Care


Below is our agenda for the day:


Lectures: 09:00 – 15:10 

09:00 – 09:20 Evaluation of upper GI symptoms, un update
Mr Shashi Irukulla, Consultant Upper GI and Bariatrics
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09:20 – 09:40 Oh no, not another hip pain!
Mr Ashwin Unnithan, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
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09:40 – 10:00 Spinal Cord Stimulators for CRPS?
Dr Rajib Dutta, Consultant in Pain Management
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10:00 – 10:20 Management and diagnosis of Arrhythmias in the primary care setting
Dr Riyaz Kaba, Consultant Cardiologist
10:20 – 10:40 Coffee
10:40 – 11:00 Ophthalmic Emergencies: what not to miss
Mr Vinod Gangwani, Consultant Ophthalmologist
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11:00 – 11:20 Mesh free biological urogynaecology
Mr Gans Thiagamoorthy, Consultant Gynaecologist
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11:20 – 11:40 When to refer to rheumatology and when not?
Dr Mike Irani, Consultant Rheumatologist
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11:40 – 12:00 Acute vs Chronic radicular pain – surgical options
Mr Sri Chatakondu, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
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12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 13:20 The young and old of knees
Mr Josh Jacob, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
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13:20 – 13:40 Headaches, wheeze, and abdominal pain in children
Dr Tariq Bhatti, Consultant Paediatrician
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13:40 – 14:00 Ovarian cysts: when to act
Mr Vasileos Minas, Consultant Gynaecologist
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14:00 – 14:20 Answering your 10 commonly asked questions on Cancer
Dr Joanna Lynch, Consultant Oncologist
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14:20 – 14:40 Time is joint!!
Dr Edward Sames, Consultant Rheumatologist
14:40 – 15:10 Coffee

Workshop 1: 15:10 – 16:20

Room Topic & Speaker
Hampton 1 Putting Feet First: Preventing diabetes foot attack
Dr Gautam Das, Consultant Endocrinologist
Hampton 2 How to use TENS for your pain
Ms Victoria Woolger, Senior Specialist Pain Nurse
Foxhills Suite Try your hands-on office urogynaecology
Mr Gans Thiagamoorthy, Consultant Gynaecologist
Brooklands Suite Acute cholecystitis: a step by step approach
Ms Francesca Lirosi, Consultant General Surgeon
Brooklands Suite MRI, Ultrasound in day to day diagnosis
Mr Jonathan Shrewsbury, Prime Health & Kushal Shah MSK Sonographer

Closing Speech: 16:20 – 16:30

Mr Josh Jacob, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


We thank our generous sponsors listed below who have supported this event by purchasing exhibition stand space: