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External Events and Training

This is where you can find details of events and training for general practice organised by providers other than the LMC. Please contact the event organiser(s) with any queries about the events on this page.

Pathology Webinar - Hull University Teaching Hospitals 

Pathology Tests for Primary Care - Virtual event

Wednesday 24th February 2021, 13:00-14:00

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is hosting this event for primary care staff. The event is primarily aimed at clinicians responsible for requesting and interpreting Pathology tests but is open to anyone wanting to find out more about these topics. The presentations will be recorded and made available for viewing at a later date. The agenda includes:

  • Abnormal LFTs and Fatty liver
  • Viral Hepatitis, which test when?
  • Autoimmune hepatitis – how do I investigate?

For full details including web link see the event flyer and attendee guide.  

Spire Free Primary Care Online Education

Spire are offering free education sessions for GPs and nursing staff over Zoom. All the sessions carry CPD points with certificates, and there is no limit to the number you can sign up to. The full schedule with booking links is below:

Date/Time Speaker Topic/Specialty Registration link
Wednesday 3rd March, 6.30-7.30pm Mr Andrew Edwards Hip Examination (Orthopaedics) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/83564503285
Wednesday 10th March, 6.30-7.30pm Mr Salim Bunions / Hammer Toe (Orthopaedics) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/83524641837
Wednesday 17th March, 6.30-7.30pm Professor Shernaz Walton Dermatology In Images (Dermatology) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/86571377951
Wednesday 7th April, 7.00-7.30pm Dr George Abouda LFTs (Gastroenterology) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/88213865715
Wednesday 21st April, 6.30-7.30pm Mr Salim Achilles Tendon update (Orthopaedics) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/88999408241
Tuesday 27th April, 6.30-7.30pm Mr Yassir Khiyar Colonoscopy: Red Flags & When to refer (Gastroenterology) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/85178605506
Wednesday 5th May, 6.30-7.30pm Professor Shernaz Walton Dermatoscopy: Step by Step Tutorial (Dermatology) https://spirehealthcare.zoom.us/j/82961196712












Suicide Prevention Training 

Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership, suicide prevention programme are promoting the #TalkSuicide campaign, a FREE online suicide prevention training course. 
One life lost through suicide is one too many. According to the Office for National Statistics, there were 5,691 suicides registered in England and Wales in 2019 – which amounts to around one death by suicide every 90 minutes. Yorkshire and Humber have the highest rates of suicide in the country and 2 out of 3 people who die by suicide are not known to or in receipt of mental health services.

The #TalkSuicide training will only take around 20 minutes to complete, and will teach you to:
•             SPOT the signs when someone is experiencing suicidal thoughts
•             SPEAK to an individual in a supportive manner
•             SIGNPOST an individual to the correct services and support

You will receive a certificate after completing the training. If you require any more information on the #TalkSuicide campaign or want to find out more on the training, please visit www.talksuicide.co.uk.    

#Caring4NHSPeople Wellbeing Webinars

Weekly webinars for people with a role in workforce, occupational health, organisational development, leadership, trade union support or other area that is supporting the wellbeing of our NHS people during and following the Covid-19 response. All are welcome to join NHS England and Improvement’s weekly virtual sessions. Follow the session live or watch a recording later. The sessions will be held on the second Wednesday of the month between 4pm and 5pm.

Sign up for the webinars here.  ​​​​​​

Work, Worklessness and wellbeing – Covid19 and beyond

The Society of Occupational Medicine with PHE wishes to support employers and employees to be Covid secure and maintain health and wellbeing during the pandemic and beyond. We also want policy makers to think about key challenges employers and employees are facing during the pandemic and beyond. They are hosting a series of webinars on key issues with follow up briefing sheets for employers, line managers and employees - that can support employee wellbeing, productivity and avoid legal challenge.

Who is it for?

  • employers and employees from businesses, large and small.
  • professionals working in healthcare, public health, occupational health, and human resources
  • policy makers

The project is guided by a steering group that comprises experts and employers’ organisations.

Webinars are free - follow this link to book the webinars listed below.

24th Feb 2-4pm Promoting workplace health and wellbeing in Covid-19 and beyond

3rd March 2-4pm Developing a Covid secure health and wellbeing strategy

10th March 2-4pm Managing change – from restructuring, redundancy to home working

Haxby Training Diary Winter 2021

Haxby Group's training diary for winter 2021 includes primary care courses for the first quarter of the year. 

Some courses are being held via Zoom with others in person in Hull and York - please check for details. 

Full details including dates, pricing and booking information can be found by downloading the training diary

The UK General Internal Medicine Conference 2021

2nd - 3rd March 2021
Now being held virtually

This event will provide two days of intensive General Medical CPD for today’s Physician. UKGIM provides a comprehensive update for all those involved in the care of patients with GIM needs. It features multiple live virtual lecture theatres running concurrently, with dozens of presentations from experts in their fields, covering all aspects of General Internal Medicine. Presentations are repeated so that delegates can mix and match which ones they attend to construct their own bespoke programme of CPD.

Full details can be found at https://ukgim.com/ and tickets and pricing details can be found at https://ukgim.com/visiting/delegate-tickets-and-pricing