Book your place

Spire Cheshire Hospital holds a calendar of consultant-led educational events and seminars for GPs. These count towards your annual Continued Professional Development (CPD) training. 

To book your place, get added to our mailing list, or for any questions, please contact Colette Smith on:

All of our GP educational events are free to attend and we aim to make talks informative and useful to you in your practice. Specialist consultants present on new evidence or treatments, indicators for referral and the management of patients in primary care. We actively plan a full calendar of educational events throughout the year and contact practices with event updates via email. 


Forthcoming events

Thursday 11 April 2019

Agenda
6.30pm - Hot supper   
7pm - Presentations commence

Dr Salmin Aseri, Consultant in Pain Medicine - Optimisation of chronic pain medication

  • Medications for chronic pain as one aspect of multimodal management
  • How to wean opiod and anti-neuropathic pain medication
  • Referral to specialist services if medication not effective

Mr Krishna Reddy, Consultant ENT Surgeon - Management of ENT in primary care

  • Medical management of rhino-sinusitis
  • Feeling of lump in the throat / catarrh 
  • Red flags in ENT
  • Case study - Managing a patient with dizziness / vertigo

Mr Nee Beng Teo, Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon - Leg ulcers and management

  • Appreciate the prevalence and epidemiology of leg ulcers
  • Understand the pathophysiology of leg ulcers
  • Learn how to manage leg ulcers in the community
  • When to refer patients to vascular specialists

This event will earn two hours CPD.

Venue - Spire Cheshire Hospital, Fir Tree Close, Stretton, Warrington, WA4 4LU


Saturday 18 May 2019

Agenda
9am - 9.20am - Registration
9.30am - 1pm - GP workshops

Dr Christopher Findlay, Consultant Psychiatrist - Psychological trauma and psychiatry

Dr Akash Ganguly, Consultant Radiologist - Diagnostic and interventional MSK radiology

Dr Subramaniam Ramakrishnan, Consultant Gastroenterologist - IBS what's difficult about this 'easy' diagnosis

Miss Clare Morgan, Consultant Spinal Surgeon - Pain in the back: case study workshop

This event will earn three hours CPD.

Venue - Spire Cheshire Hospital, Fir Tree Close, Stretton, Warrington, WA4 4LU


Thursday 4 July

Agenda
6.30pm - Hot supper   
7pm - Presentations commence

Dr Joseph Mills, Consultant Cardiologist - The ABC (DE)'s of heart failure assessment and modern management

Mr Fahad Attar, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon - Innovative biological treatment options in managing sports injuries and joint arthritis

This event will earn two hours CPD

Venue - Spire Cheshire Hospital, Fir Tree Close, Stretton, Warrington, WA4 4LU

 

To register for an event please email Colette Smith - colette.smith@spirehealthcare.com or call 01925 215 096


Lunch and learn

 GP educational lunch and learn events

We also offer a lunch and learn service for our local GP practices. One of our consultants will come to your practice to provide an educational talk on a specialty or treatment of your choice. CPD points are available from these education sessions. To book a lunch and learn session please call Suzanne Jones on 07548 217 424.