FPM Centenary Conference – 7th December 2018 at the Royal College of Physicians

FPM at 100 logoTransforming health: Centenary Conference for the

Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine


Updates on clinical practice from lung disease to stroke, hypertension, liver disease, functional neurological disorders, safer prescribing and personalised medicine.

Approved (code 121386) by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 6 category 1 (external) CPD credits.

Date: Friday 7th December, 2018

Venue: Royal College of Physicians, London

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Biographies of speakers and chairs

Register for the Conference

Senior clinicians: £75  (£50 for PMJ or HPT authors)

Trainees: £50 (£30 for PMJ or HPT authors)

Poster presenters and poster co-authors: free

Abstract deadline 12th November

Conference Faculty includes:
Peter Barnes FRS, Imperial College; Chris Byrne, Southampton; Bernard Cheung, Hong Kong; Jamie Coleman, University of Birmingham; Jane Dacre, University of Oxford; Wade Dimitri, Coventry; Jane Draycott, Henley-on-Thames; Jan Willem Elte, Gouda, The Netherlands; Albert Ferro, Kings Medical School, London; Wendy French, London; Alison Halliday, University of Oxford; Michael Hulse, University of Warwick; Tom Kirkwood CBE, Newcastle; Sanjeev Krishna, St George’s, University of London; Una Martin, University of Birmingham; Tim Nicholson, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s Medical School, London; Sir Munir Pirmohamed, Liverpool; Ken Redekop, Erasmus, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Anthony Rudd, Guys and Thomass, London; Donald Singer, FPM, London; David Slovick, London; Allister Vale, Birmingham; Sir Simon Wessely, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s Medical School, London

The Programme FPM 7.12.18 will be introduced by Professor Jane Dacre, immediate Past-President of the Royal College of Physicians of London, and talks will include:

Centenary for the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine
Professor Donald Singer, FPM, London
Professor Bernard Cheung, University of Hong Kong
Assoc. Professor Ken Redekop, Erasmus University, The Netherlands

Prescribing Challenges in Modern Practice
Professor Jamie Coleman, University of Birmingham

Dealing with difficult hypertension
Professor Una Martin, University of Birmingham

Identifying and managing non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Professor Christopher Byrne, University of Southampton

Update on treating asthma and COPD
Professor Peter Barnes FRS, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College

Readings from the Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine
Professor Michael Hulse, University of Warwick
Wendy French, London
Jane Draycott, Henley-on-Thames

New approaches for old diseases: what to do about malaria?
Professor Sanjeev Krishna, St George’s, University of London

Ageing and multi-morbidity
Professor Tom Kirkwood CBE, University of Newcastle

Personalised medicine in clinical practice
Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed, University of Liverpool
NHS Chair of Pharmacogenetics

Functional neurological disorders
Dr Tim Nicholson, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s Medical School, London

Reducing the severity of stroke
Professor Anthony Rudd, Guy’s and St Thomas’s
National Clinical Director for Stroke with NHS England

Eligible for 6 hours of CPD

Email for more details: leastman@bmj.com