FPM Live Webinars: updates on current issues in clinical medicine

FPM monthly webinars provide updates for clinical trainees, senior clinicians, policy makers, academics and other health professionals on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of common and serious clinical disorders – both for communicable and non-communicable diseases.

Webinars are free and hosted on Zoom from 4pm UK time on the 4th Monday of each month unless otherwise specified.

Suggestions for future webinars are welcome. Please email possible topics and speakers to fpm.chandos@gmail.com

Pending and recent topics:

Healthy heart charity the Cardiovascular Research Trust with FPM. 17 July 2021. Prevention and treatment of stroke.

FPM Webinar. 24 May 2021. Neuropsychiatric consequences of COVID-19.
Panel: includes Dr Tim Nicholson, Institute of Psychiatry, London.
Click here for BMJ Editorial in Oct 2020 by Dr Nicholson and his colleagues

Awards Ceremony. 19 May 2021 at 8.30pm. FPM-Hippocrates Health Professional and Open Awards for Poetry and Medicine. Announced by judge Professor Neena Modi, Imperial College, London.

FPM Webinar. 22 February 2021. New developments in thyroid disease: special causes of abnormal thyroid function tests and thyroid disease and pregnancy. Contributors and discussants include: Prof Robin Peeters, Endocrinologist and Dr Edward Visser, Endocrinologist,  Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam and Dr Jan Willem Elte, Gouda. Click here to register free for the webinar

FPM Webinar with healthy heart charity the Cardiovascular Research Trust.
25 January 2021. Health of world leaders: Winston Churchill’s illnesses
Moderator: Professor Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK
Panel: Authors Professor Allister Vale, Clinical Pharmacologist, University of Birmingham, UK and John Scadding, Hon. Consultant Neurologist Emeritus, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London; Dr Anthony Daniels, writer and former psychiatrist, Bridgnorth; Dr Adrian Crisp, Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge and Chair of the Churchill Archives Committee at Churchill College; Dr John Launer, General Practitioner and Editorial Board member, Postgraduate Medical Journal.

FPM Webinar. 30 November 2020.  FPM International Awards for Medical Writing. Shortlisted entrants are from the USA, Canada, India, England and Scotland.

FPM Webinar. 28 September, 2020. Cardiovascular risk and lipid management: how far do you want to go? Moderators: Dr Jan Willem Elte, Gouda, The Netherlands; Prof Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK. Speakers: Dr Manuel Castro Cabezas, Endocrinologist-Vascular Medicine Specialist, Franciscus Gasthuis & Vlietland Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Dr Anho Liem, Cardiologist, Franciscus Gasthuis & Vlietland Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Discussants: Prof Luis Masana, Director of the Vascular Medicine and Metabolism Unit, University Reus, Tarragona, Spain; Prof Gerald Tomkin, Director, Irish Diabetes Institute, Dublin; Prof Bernard Cheung, Editor-in-Chief, Postgraduate Medical Journal and Sun Chieh Yeh Heart Foundation Professor in Cardiovascular Therapeutics, University of Hong Kong.

FPM Webinar 4. 27 July 2020. Medical burn-out: Moderator: Prof Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK. Contributors: Caroline Elton, Counselling Psychologist, London; Dr John Launer, General Practitioner and Family Therapist, London; Dr Antonis Kousoulis, Director, England and Wales, Mental Health Foundation; Professor Bernard Cheung, PMJ Editor-in-Chief, University of Hong Kong; Dr Mark P. Abrams, Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow, NYP – Columbia University Irving Medical Center, USA; Luamar Dolfini, Medical Student, St. George’s University of London; Dr Craig Ferguson, Radiology Fellow, San Francisco, USA; Jeyasakthy Saniasiaya, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Tuanku Ja’afar, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia; Dr Jennifer Taylor, Brain and Mind Centre and Institute of Musculoskeletal Health, The University of Sydney and Sydney Local Health District, Australia.

FPM Webinar 3. 29 June 2020. Moderator: Prof Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK. Contributors: Advances in asthma: Peter Barnes FRS, London, UK, Margaret Turner-Warwick Professor of Medicine Airway Disease Section, National Heart & Lung Institute, London; Dr Mark Levy, General Practitioner and member of the GINA Global Asthma Guidelines Committee

CVRT with FPM Webinar 5. 22 June 2020 Managing difficult hypertension. Moderator: Prof Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK. Contributors: Professor Bernard Cheung, University of Hong Kong and Professor Albert Ferro, London, UK

FPM Webinar 2. 25 May 2020. Moderators: Assoc. Prof. Ken Redekop, Editor-in-Chief, Health Policy and Technology journal, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands & Prof Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK. Contributors: What is the value of a diagnostic test during a pandemic? Ken Redekop, The Netherlands; Professor Carl Asche, Chicago, USA.

FPM Webinar 1. 27 April 2020. Moderators: Assoc. Prof. Ken Redekop, Editor-in-Chief, Health Policy and Technology journal, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands & Prof Donald Singer, President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, London, UK. Contributors: Diagnostic and digital solutions to support addressing the SARS-COVID-19 pandemic: Mattias Kyhlstedt, Sweden; Sarah Andersson, Sweden; Bernard Cheung, Hong Kong; Ken Redekop, The Netherlands

Other future topics include:
– Meet the FPM Editors – Postgraduate Medical Journal: Professor Bernard Cheung, Editor-in-Chief, PMJ, University of Hong Kong
– Meet the FPM Editors – Health Policy and Technology: Associate Professor Ken Redekop, Editor-in-Chief, HPT, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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