GP Education Event: Upper and Lower GI/Digestive Disease

Date: Thursday 19 May, 7pm

Venue: Reigate Hill Golf Club, Gatton Bottom, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 0TU

This event will cover several upper and lower GI/digestive disease topics related to primary care:

  • Update on rectal bleeding by Mr Grabham
  • Latest evidence for eradication of h pylori - IBS or IBD, faecal calprotectin use & NICE guidance - New BSG guidance; indications for capsule endoscopy - How to manage flares of IBD in the community by Dr Mackenzie
  • Anti reflux surgery - An exploration of guidelines & Diabetes and bariatric surgery by Mr Monkhouse

The agenda for the evening will be as follows:

7.00pm: Registration, hot buffet and drinks
7.25pm: Welcome address
7.30pm: Workshop to commence with talks from:
- Mr John Grabham, Consultant General Surgeon
- Dr Gary Mackenzie, Consultant Gastroenterologist
- Mr Simon Monkhouse, Consultant upper GI & Bariatric Surgeon
8.45pm: Q&A
9.00pm: Close

If you would like Mr Grabham, Dr Mackenzie and Mr Monkhouse to cover an area in particular please email your question(s) to by Monday 16th May.

This event is free but spaces are limited. To reserve your place simply email or fill out our online GP event registration form.

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