This session is part of the Northern region’s mandatory general internal medicine (GIM) teaching programme.GIM teaching sessions are for higher specialty trainees in the Northern region who are dual-accrediting in a medical specialty and general internal medicine. There are six afternoon teaching sessions per year, each consisting of three presentations.Registration is from 1.30pm and sessions run from 2pm to 4.30pm.Video-conference links will be provided from the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle to the South Tees Institute of Learning, Research and Innovation, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough and to the James George Education Centre, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle. Trainees may attend at any site.When and where11 September 2019 in the Education Centre, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne