MIMS Learning Live South
London, 28 June 2019
8:00 – 9:00
9:00 – 9:15
Chair’s welcome – Dr Mark Levy, locum GP in London with a special interest in respiratory
9:15 – 10:00
Breathlessness – Professor Kyle Pattinson, associate professor in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Oxford and honorary consultant anaesthetist at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
10:30 – 11:00
11:00 – 12:00
Smoking cessation – Gay Sutherland, visiting researcher at the Nicotine Research Group, King’s College London
12:00 – 12:30
This presentation will look at the importance of good inhaler technique in the management of asthma and some of the daily difficulties that HCP’s encounter in teaching good inhaler technique. The presentation will also look at some of the devices on the market currently and flutiform K-Haler, an easy to use device, which can help patients in their management of asthma. It will also cover how to accurately teach inhaler technique and look at the evidence (or lack of it) behind what we do.
12:30 – 13:00
Lessons from asthma deaths – Dr Mark Levy, locum GP in London with a special interest in respiratory
13:00 – 14:00
(Visit the MIMS Learning stand for our Appraisal and revalidation surgery with GP appraiser Dr Ravi Ramanathan )
14:00 – 14:30
Bronchiectasis update – Prof Michael Loebinger, consultant respiratory physician at Royal Brompton Hospital and a Professor of practice in Respiratory medicine at Imperial College, London.
14:30 – 15:30
Asthma overview: diagnosis, management and cases – Dr Azhar Saleem, GP with an interest in respiratory medicine, London, and a member of the Lambeth CCG Governing Body
16:00 – 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.