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About the Course:Aimed at Consultants, Registrars and Staff Grades working in PsychiatryA practical focus on the management of difficult medical disorders relevant to Psychiatric practice – what you won’t find in the textbooksSubmit or bring your own real grey cases for discussion in the ForumsFocuses on day-to-day medical problems that the Psychiatrist needs to deal withLectures by leading Physicians with a proven track record in the dissemination of medical know-how to front-line CliniciansDiscussion Forums for detailed, practical discussion of grey cases in Psychiatric practice, in the clinic or on the wards, involving the medical specialities addressed in the lectures earlier in the day – in depth analysis of real life cases provided by hands-on PsychiatristsFacultyDr Alison Wren, Consultant Endocrinologist, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, LondonDr Ceri Davies, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health NHS TrustDr Lucy Garvey, Consultant in HIV/GU Medicine, St Mary’s Hospital, LondonDr Janet Barter, Consultant in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Barts Health HNS Trust, LondonDr Maddalena Miele, Consultant in Perinatal Psychiatry, St Mary’s Hospital, London, and Perinatal Mental Health Clinical Lead, CNWL NHS Foundation TrustProfessor Kevin Moore, Professor of Hepatology, University College London and Royal Free Hospital, LondonDr Dan Bromage, NIHR Clinical Lecturer and ST in Cardiology, King’s College LondonDr Jo Turner, Consultant Psychiatrist, South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS TrustDr Frankie Connell, Consultant HIV Liaison Psychiatrist, Royal London HospitalThe morning lecturesHave a clear focus on the newer medications and medications for which new evidence is availableexamine the pharmacology and psychopharmacologydetail indications and management, including:when they are used and howside effects relevant to psychiatric practiceinteractions with psychiatric medicationsrelevant NICE and other guidelinesexamine psychiatric medications that impact on the Physician’s practicePast delegates commentsHigh quality lectures and speakers, good variety of subjectsQuestions and answers session very useful. Good range of topicsGood to reinforce lecturing in afternoon groupsEfficiently organised, good to have a relevant group of topicsGreat Infomed support, very informative course and rightly pacedVery efficient time management, course well structured and discussion groups well organisedI had been trying to find a course like this for ages – I came after positive colleagues’ feedbackA Psychiatrist for 10 years never had a medical update, glad I came!I think all Psychiatrists should attend this Update to refresh medical knowledge.Good chance to interact with medical colleagues. All relevant to my practice Did what was promised, pre-seminar links and lecture material very useful clinical relevance and clarity