MIMS Learning Live South
London, 28 June 2019

Conference programme

Dermatology

08.00 – 08.30

Registration

08.30 – 08.45

Chair’s welcome
Dr Nigel Stollery
GP in Kibworth, Leicestershire and clinical assistant in dermatology at The Leicester Royal Infirmary

8.45 – 9.45

Melanoma – Dr Nigel StolleryGP in Kibworth, Leicestershire and clinical assistant in dermatology at The Leicester Royal Infirmary

9.45 – 10.45

My approach to managing atopic eczema in primary care – what’s new? 
Dr George Moncrieff, GP, Oxfordshire, and past chair of the Dermatology Council

  • Protecting the skin barrier is key to managing eczema. What we mean by the ‘skin barrier’ and how it works
  •  Atopic eczema and perhaps the whole atopic march may be preventable in some individuals
  • Emollients play a critical role in the management of eczema and can reduce overall healthcare costs as well as the number of scripts for antibiotics and topical steroids
  • Topical immunomodulators are ideal for prescribing in primary care

10.45 – 11.15

Coffee Break

11.15 – 12.00

Acne management: top practical tips [Initiated, funded and reviewed by CeraVe/La Roche-Posay

12.00 – 12.30

Hyperpigmentation: Diagnosis and management [Initiated, funded and reviewed by Beiersdorf]
Dr Bernard Ho,
clinical fellow in dermatology, St George’s Hospital, London

  • Different types of hyperpigmentation and how to diagnose
  • Management pathway for a patient
  • Treatment options for the management of hyperpigmentation

12.30 – 13.15

Skin infections
Dr Sara Ritchie,
 GP and clinical fellow in tropical dermatology, UCL Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

13.15 – 14.15

Lunch
(Visit the MIMS Learning stand for our Appraisal and revalidation surgery with GP appraiser Dr Ravi Ramanathan )

14.15 – 15.15

My approach to managing psoriasis in primary care
Dr George Moncrieff, 
GP, Oxfordshire, and past chair of the Dermatology Council

15.15 – 15.45

Coffee Break

15.45 – 16.45

This event is for qualified healthcare professionals. Anyone under the age of 18, including children and babies will not be permitted entry. Pharmaceutical companies will be at the MIMS Learning Live events.

The distribution of promotional material, except by exhibitors at their stands, is strictly prohibited. Visitors/delegates are prohibited from selling or promoting any product by word-of-mouth. The organisers reserve the right to remove any literature and to ask the person to leave.