RCGP South East Thames Faculty in association with PCDS would like to invite you to attend the Essential Dermatology Series 1. One day programme covering essential information to enable a GP (and some dermatology nurse practitioners) to cope with the vast majority of dermatological conditions encountered in day-to-day general practice. Up to 25% of all GP consultations relate to the skin Dermatology is an area of medicine that is facing major changes from secondary to primary care The majority of GPs have little or no training in dermatology Hospital referral rates for dermatology are consistently high Open to all members of the primary care team The Primary Care Dermatology Society is an independent educational organisation of GPs with an interest in dermatology. We have more than 3000 members nationwide representing GPs as well as GPwSIs.For 20 years we have provided a comprehensive and varied mixture of educational meetings for our members and additional day long meetings for those with limited knowledge in dermatology e.g. VTS, new GPs as well as those who missed out on dermatology training.The programme covers the essential information to enable members of the primary care team to cope with the vast majority of conditions encountered in day-to-day general practice. All levels of GP, Nurses and Nurse Practitioners welcome. Venue: The Marriott Hotel, 1. Braodway, Bexleyheath, DA6 7JZ. Course Programme 08:30 Registration, tea and coffee09:00 Welcome and Introduction09:10 The Child with Atopic Eczema10:10 The Patient with the Facila Rash10:55 Coffee break – opportunity to speak with exhibitors 11:25 New Patient with Psoriasis12:20 Lunch13:05 The Itcy Older Patient13:55 Lesion Recognition14:50 Afternoon Tea Break – opportunity to speak with exhibitors15:10 Quiz and Cases16:20 Closing remarksWhilst we endeavour to present the programme as advertised, we reserve the right to amend timings and content.Members: £75Non-Members: £100AiT/F5: £75Nurse/Nurse Practitioners: £75Facilitator/Speakers: PCDS speakersOrganiser and contact informationDavid If you are unable to log on or register please contact Sharon Sudder for BACS form.