Spire Healthcare North West GP Symposium

Wednesday 13 May 2015    9.00am - 4.30pm

Spire Cheshire Hospital, Spire Manchester Hospital and Spire Regency Hospital in Macclesfield are hosting a GP Symposium on Wednesday 13 May 2015 at the Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel in Hale Barns.

The whole day of education will provide you a certificate for six hours of CPD and we have talks from the following consultants:

Sessions 1,2,3 (Morning 9.45am - 12.30pm)

Title Speaker
Management of PR bleeding in primary care -
4 case study discussions from the common to the rare
Mr Ayman Abdel-Razeq, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
Managing ENT problems in General Practice Mr Andrew Birzgalis, Consultant ENT Surgeon
Modern management of uterine fibroids Dr Gail Busby, Consultant Gynaecologist
Managing COPD in primary care including top tips on choosing the right inhaler Dr Susan Church, Consultant Respiratory Physician
When to refer - a spinal surgeons view Mr Vik Kapoor, Consultant Spinal Surgeon
Meniscal tears v's osteoarthritis - tips and tricks Mr Andrew Lavender, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Sessions 4,5,6 (Afternoon 1.30pm - 4.15pm)

Title Speaker
Gout master class Dr Susan Knight, Consultant Rheumatologist
"I've hurt my hand Doc!" When to refer and when when to watch hand and wrist injuries Mr Zaf Naqui, Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon
Newer treatments for diabetes and their effects on weight Dr John New, Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity
Referral urgency of common eye conditions Mr Say Aun Quah, Consultant Ophthalmologist
Hip disease: Top tips on clinical examination and diagnostic tests Mr Rajiv Sanger, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
A GP's guide to inflammatory dermatoses and treatment options in primary care Dr Jennifer Yell, Consultant Dermatologist

Please indicate your preference by ranking the lectures 1-6 in the morning and 1-6 in the afternoon (1 being the most preferred lecture). There could be occasions where you may not receive your first choices due to over-subscription.

In order to book this event, please contact Colette Smith on 01925 215 096 or colette.smith@spirehealthcare.com and the formal invitation will be sent to you. Alternatively you can register over the phone, you will need to provide us with your credit card details and your preferred choice of lectures from the sessions above.

There is no charge for attending the symposium and your cheque will be returned to you on the day. If you have provided your credit / debit card details, no charge will be made to your account for attending the symposium.

*Please note, places are not confirmed until we have your completed registration form along with your choice of talks and a refundable deposit of £50.

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