MIMS Learning Live: North
Leeds, 15 May 2020

Returning for 2020, this energising day of clinical learning is now offering two separate streams, each worth 5+ CPD points. Each stream will cover a range of topics. With two mixed streams, delegates are guaranteed a selection of key clinical learning delivered by engaging expert speakers across a range of key therapeutic areas. 

2020 Conference Programme

Stream A

08:30 – 09:30

Registration

09:30 – 09:45

Chair’s welcome 

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

09:45 – 10:30

Multimorbidity in diabetes

  • Common (and less common) comorbidities in diabetes
  • Prescribing in multimorbidity
  • How problems can be avoided
  • Monitoring patients with multiple conditions

Dr Saifuddin Kassim, Consultant in diabetes, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, and honorary senior lecturer, University of Leeds

10:30 – 11:00

Dermatology session – [Initiated, funded and reviewed by L’Oreal]

11:00 – 11:30

Morning refreshments

11:30 – 12:00

Milk allergy in infants

12:00 – 12:45

Chronic cognitive conditions in the elderly

  • Depression
  • Dementia
  • Delirium
  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Charles Bonnet syndrome

Dr Peter Bagshaw, GP and partner at the Minehead Medical Centre

12:45 – 13:15

Progestogen and progesterone regimens in HRT

13:15 – 14:15

Lunch

14:15 – 15:30

Identifying inflammatory and auto-immune conditions in primary care: a clinical approach

  • Initial presentations and diagnosis
  • When to refer

Dr Lucy Douglas, GP and President of the Primary Care Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Medicine Society

15:00 – 15:30

Caring for patients with cancer in primary care

15:30 – 15:50

Afternoon refreshments

15:50 – 16:35

Postnatal depression

  • Impact of maternal mental illness on mother and infant
  • Perinatal psychiatric emergencies
  • Perinatal depression and anxiety
  • Prescribing in pregnancy and breastfeeding