Description

Dermatology problems are common in primary care and can often be perplexing. This full day workshop for GPs will look at the assessment of the patient with skin problems. Using case based discussions, delegates will explore the diagnosis and management of common skin conditions including eczema, psoriasis and acne, diagnosis and management of hair and nail disorders, and how to use topical steroids effectively and safely in skin disease.Throughout the day, delegates will take part in the following sessions: – Assessment of patients with skin problems- Group exercise: exploring common dermatology problems that present in primary care- Use of topical treatments including topical steroids- Recognising skin lesionsPlease arrive at 08:30 for a 09:00 start. Parking and free WiFi is available at the venue. Tea and coffee is provided throughout the day and a hot lunch is also included. Please be advised that parking will be chargeable.PriceMembers – £150Non-members – £175Facilitator/SpeakerDr Nicki Law has been a GP for 16 years and is currently working as a GP in Lincoln. Dr Law has a lifelong interest in dermatology and specialised in this area after completing the Cardiff Diploma in Practical Dermatology in 2009, going on to run weekly sessions in secondary care dermatology clinics following this.Dr Law has facilitated postgraduate teaching in a variety of settings and is passionate about sharing her knowledge and experience with peers.OrganiserLouise RoocroftEmail Addresshumberside@rcgp.org.uk*Please note: any cancellations must be made at least four weeks in advance and will be subject to a £35 administration fee. Cancellations with less than four weeks notice cannot be refunded, unless under extreme circumstances. Thank you.