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Allergy in Adult Patients (A RCGP / Allergy Academy Event)

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Holiday Inn London - Gatwick Airport

Povey Cross Road

Horley

RH6 0BA

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Aims and objectives:

To distinguish and manage allergic disease amongst adults

To understand the major groups of drug allergies amongst adults

To institute urticaria management and determine when referral is warranted

Course information:

This is the third in our series of joint study days hosted by the Allergy Academy and the Royal College of General Practitioners. Our aim is to equip general practitioners and their general practice team with the skills and confidence necessary to diagnose and manage allergic disease in the community.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • GP registrars
  • Foundation doctors
  • Practice Nurses
  • Community Nurses
  • School Nurses
  • Health Visitors

Course Directors: Dr Rubaiyat Haque, Clinical Lead for Adult Allergy from Guy’s Hospital and Dr Tom Marrs, Consultant in Paediatric Allergy from St Thomas’ Hospital.

Programme for the day:

09:00 – 09:30: Registration and Refreshments

09:30 – 09:40: Welcome and Introduction

09:40 – 10:20: Allergy testing in primary care (Allergy SpR, Guy's Hospital)

10:20 – 11:00: A safe approach to drug allergy in primary care (Dr Rubaiyat Haque, Consultant Allergist, Guy's Hospital)

11:00 – 11:30: Coffee/Tea

11:30 – 12:15: Asthma in adults – are allergies relevant? (Professor Chris Corrigan, Consultant Allergist, Guy's Hospital)

12:15 – 13:00: Managing allergic rhinitis (Dr Prathap Pillai, Consultant Allergist, Guy's Hospital)

13:00 – 14:00: Lunch

14:00 – 14:40: Wasp and bee stings (Dr Tim Watts, Allergy SpR, Guy's Hospital)

14:40 – 15:20: Urticaria treatment and referral (Dr Chris Rutkowski, Consultant Allergist, Guy's Hospital)

15:20 – 15:40: Coffee/Tea

15:40 – 16:20: Food allergy or intolerance? (Dr Steve Till, Consultant Allergist, Guy's Hospital)

16:20 – 17:00: Discussion of cases / questions (Dr Rubaiyat Haque, Consultant Allergist, Guy's Hospital)

17:00: Close of meeting


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Povey Cross Road

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RH6 0BA

United Kingdom

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