Please find below the ST3/DRE-EM Regional Training Programme 2018/19. Please ensure you liaise with your individual departments to arrange study leave on these days.
This course is mandatory for all ST3 and DRE-EM trainees undertaking their year in Emergency Medicine.
Venue: Peterborough City Hospital
Programme will be available 2 weeks prior to event.
Topic: Respiratory - Acute Exacerbation of Asthma, COPD, Pnemonia, Pulomonary Embolism, Sarcoidosis, Tuberculosis
Venue: PGME, Classroom 7/8, Ipswich Hospital, Heath Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 5PD
09:00 Welcome and registration
14:00 CXR, ABG
16:30 Summary & Close
Topic: Trauma 1 - Head, Chest, Abdominal, Maxillo-facial trauma, burns, etc
Venue: Seminar Room 19, Clinical School, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ (A site map can be found here)
Please note that the parking onsite is expensive for the full day and we are unable to offer subsidised parking. However the hospital is well linked to 3 local park and ride sites. Further details can be located here:
10am: Head trauma, Virginia Newcombe, NCCU Consultant
11.10am Chest trauma, Dominic Rayment, EM Consultant
12am: Burns, Zeeshan Ahmad, Consultant Plastic Surgeon
2pm: Maxillofacial trauma, Malcolm Cameron, Consultant, Maxillofacial Surgery
3.10- 5pm: practical skills stations, Yasmin Sultan, EM Consultant.
Topic: Neurology - Heachaches, First fit, Pts with recurrent fits, Acute confusion, Stroke, assessment of limb weaakness, assessment of acute dizziness, encephalitis, multiple sclerosis, unusual strokes (brain stem / cerebellar) etc
Venue: Lecture Room, Burrage Centre, James Paget University Hospital, Gorleston Great Yarmouth NR31 6LA. For a site map click here
09:00 Welcome and registration
09:15 Stroke – Dr Wyllie
10:00 First Fits and recurrent fits - TBC
11:15 Assessment of limb weakness - Frank Sutherland
12:15 Headaches - Jim Crawfurd
13:30 Acute confusion –Aban Dasgupta
14:15 Unusual strokes and assessment of acute dizziness – Dr Green
15:15 Encephalitis and multiple sclerosis – Dr Jim Flatt
16:15 Summary & Close
Topic: Trauma 2 - Upper and Lower Limb trauma, open fractures, pelvic trauma, spinal trauma, etc
Venue: Room 4/5 Education Suite, Cardiothoracic Centre, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, SS16 5NL
Please click here for a map of the Hospital. Please note that the car park does get extremely busy around 09:30ish and you need to give yourself enough time to queue and park before the programme commences at 10:00hrs.
REGISTRATION AND COFFEE
Welcome & Introduction
Practical session-Joint examinations
Upper limb injuries
Lunch and Sponsor Presentation by Mr Barry Blignaut
Plastering Techniques and limb Splints
Lower Limb Injuries
Fractures and how not to miss them
“Soft Tissue Injuries”, what does it mean
Summary and Closure
Topic: Infectious disease - PUO, shingles, IV drug abusers, needle stick injuries, human / animal bites, HIV's / HepB's (emergencies in HIV) etc, sexually transmitted diseases.
Venue: Comet seminar room 3a and 3b, Luton & Dunstable Hospital, Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ
For a map, directions and information about parking click here Parking is available in the TESCO carpark in SKIMPOT ROAD which is free of cost. It is 15 minute walk from the hospital.
The main entrance to the COMET Centre is located on the ground floor of the old block of the Hospital
0930 Registration + Coffee
1000: Pyrexia of Unknown Origin by Dr Dhinakharan
1100: Needle Stick injuries by Dr Viegas
1215: Update on Ebola/flu by Dr Kamaras
1400: Infectious diseases from Animal bites and Human bites by Dr Reyahi
1445: HIV in ED: What do we need to remember: Dr Pathan
1515: Vaccination advice for pregnant women: Dr Thorley
1545: Feedback and Close
Topic: Urology - Uro-sepsis, acute retention of urine, AKI, renal colic, UTI, Haematuria
Venue: Medical Education Centre, Watford General Hospital, Vicarage Road, Watford, WD18 0HB
Please allow plenty of time to get to Watford, parking can be difficult. Pay for a £6 ticket and then give your registration number in to the facilitators.
The hospital at Watford is in the middle of a city centre and as such the roads are very busy with work and school traffic in the mornings. Please allow additional time to get to the site.
Once on the site the parking by 09:30 will be extremely tight, again allow time
The walk from the carpark to the medical education centre is about 10 minutes ( if you know where you are going). Allow time.
Problems on the day call: 01923 217957 The Medical Education Centre
10:00- 10:45 Radiology- renal tract Mr Mandalia
10:45-11:30 UTI and urinary retention Shah Shahzad
12:00-13:00 UTIs in the frail Elderly- to dip or not to dip? Ros Kings
13:00-13:45 Lunch- not provided
13:45- 14:30 Renal colic and Torsion Jude Okoye and Manjit Riyat
14:30-15:30 Paediatric urology Nirmala Costa-Fernades
Topic: Surgical - Assessment of abdominal pain, surgical emergencies, abdominal swellings, constipation, etc
Venue: Room 15, The Bob Champion Research and Education Building, NNUH, James Watson Road, Colney, Norwich, NR4 7UQ
(across the road from the A/E building)
Parking: Free parking at the Costessey park and ride (service 510), which is a 10 min bus ride away from the hospital. Paid parking is also available next to the building.
09:45-10:00 - Coffee and registration
AM session led by Luke Evans - Surgical Consultant
PM - OSCE / sim practice - Dr Diego Olmo-Ferrer, Emergency Medicine Consultant
PM- Presentation - Saptha Gopi
Refreshments will be provided on the day. Please bring your own lunch or money to purchase lunch on site.
Topic: Endocrine - Management of hyperglycemia / glucose control, hypoglycemia, Addison's, thyroid ds, stc
Venue: Education Centre, Lister Hospital, Corey’s Mill Lane, Stevenage, SG1 4AB For Travel, Parking and Refreshment Information click here
9:30-10:00 Coffee, Registration and Introduction
10:00-11:00 Paediatric Endocrinology Emergency Presentations Cristina Matei, Consultant Paediatrician - interest Diabetes/Endocrinology
11:00-12:00 Renal Emergencies Nina Gerdes, Specialty Registrar in Renal Medicine
12:00-12:30 Toxicology Quiz
12:30-13:30 Lunch (not provided)
13:30-14:00 Toxicology Answers
14:00-15:00 Adult Endocrinology Emergency Presentations, Sagen Zac-Varghese, Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology and General Internal Medicine
15:00-16:00 Hyponatraemia, Mike Iacovou, Emergency Medicine Consultant
Topic: Cardiology - Chest pain, management of laest coronary events, heart failure, TLOC, dizziness, palpitations, atrial fibrillation, hypertension patient in the ED, etc
Venue: PGMEC. PARNDON HALL, PRINCESS ALEXANDRA HOSPITAL, Hamstel Road, Harlow, CM20 1QX.
Attendees can park in one of the patient/public spaces that surround the building (green hatched area on the map).
09:30 – 10:00 Arrival and Registration
10:00 – 10:15 Welcome. - Introduction and outline Mr Suneil Ramnani
of the day.
10:15 – 11:15 Hypertensive Emergencies Dr Kirsty Gray
11:30 – 12:30 Syncope Mr Suneil Ramnani
12:30 – 13:00 “Penthrox” Mr Ray Drizen
13:00—14:00 Lunch (Provided and sponsored by Galen)
14:00—15:00 Acute Coronary Syndrome Mr Aman Khan
15:00 – 15:15 Break
15:15 – 16:15 Heart Failure Dr Gio Cracolici
16:15 – 16:30 Feedback, summary of the day and completion of evaluation forms.
To be attended by all ACCS CT1 and CT2 trainees irrespective of parent specialty, ST3 Emergency Medicine and DRE-EM trainees
Host: Bedford Hospital
Venue: S2, Kings House, 245 Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9AZ.
09:00 – Welcome (Deva/Diane)
09:15 – Lekha Agarwal – case presentation
09:45 – Anna Jarzembska – Is it all about clexane?
10:15 – Asim Yusuf – Aortic Dissection
10:45 – Naburran Das – Efficacy of Ondansetron in the management of paediatric Gastroenteritis
11:15 – Ka-Wing Ng – Endocarditis
11:45 – Alexander Gaetos – ANDROMEDA-SHOCK Trial
12:15 – Kuldeep Kaur- The Power of Penthrox
13:00 – Vaibhav Deshpande – Acute urinary retention
13:30 – Ragnib Malik – Gallbladder disease
14:00 – Johanna Selway – Anaphylaxis and Surgical airway
14:30 – Abdullah El Farook – Establishing the first A&E skill lab in Bangladesh
15:00 – Pratik Khagram – Thermal injuries and management
15:30 – Nam Tong Update from the Head of School
15:45 – James Price – What to expect from your CT3 year/Kuldeep Kaur – What to expect from your ST4 year