DIAGNOSING NEW PRESENTATIONS OF ALLERGIC DISEASE (An RCGP and Allergy Acade...

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The Warren

Croydon Road, Hayes

Bromley

Kent

BR2 7AL

United Kingdom

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This is the eighth in our series of joint study days hosted by the Allergy Academy and the Royal College of General Practitioners. Our aim is to equip healthcare practitioners with the skills and confidence necessary to diagnose and manage allergic disease in the community. This time we focus particularly on common allergic disease in children. This day is particularly targeted towards doctors and nurses working in the primary care setting, but any interested healthcare professionals are welcome to attend.

Learning objectives:

  • Be able to recognise and respond to common food allergies and patterns in children
  • Be able to identify causes and manage the itching child
  • Be able to diagnose and manage the various causes of cough in children
  • Be able to manage urticaria in children

Who should attend?

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

Course Director: Dr Tom Marrs, Consultant Paediatric Allergist at Evelina London Children’s Hospital.

Course fees: £25 (all delegates)


Programme:

9.00 - 9.30 Registration

Morning Session

9.30 – 9.40 Welcome and introduction - Jackie Tavabie

9.40 – 10.20 Is Food the Cause? | Speaker: Ru-Xin Foong

10.20 – 11.00 Itching Children - causes, infections and treatment. | Speaker: Tom Marrs

11.00 – 11.20 Break

11.20 – 12.00 Why is my child coughing? | Speaker: Sue Leech

12.00 – 12.40 10 Common Allergy Questions. | Speaker: Tom Marrs

12.40 – 13.40 LUNCH

Afternoon Session

13.40 – 14.20 Non-IgE Food Allergy | Speaker: Kate Jennings

14.20 – 15.00 Pollen Food Syndrome | Speaker: Shaun Walter

15.00 – 15.15 Allergy Services in Bromley - What's On Offer. | Speaker: Kelly-Ann Cooper

15.15 – 15.30 Break

15.30 – 16.10 Urticaria. | Speaker: Ramdas Shenoy

16.10 – 16.40 Case Studies and Discussion. | Speaker: Shaun Walter

16:40 CLOSE OF MEETING

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For more information please check our website: allergyacademy.org

and www.rcgp.org.uk

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The Warren

Croydon Road, Hayes

Bromley

Kent

BR2 7AL

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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