Overview

This day has been devised as an Infection Update for those working or interested in Infection specialties including Microbiology, Virology and Infectious Diseases. It is suitable for both trainees and consultants to equip them with knowledge and skills for specialist practise, assessment and continuing professional development.

This course is now fully booked. 

Programme

09.00     Registration

09.40     Introduction – Dr Stephen Winchester, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust

09.45     Clinical Bacteriology Update – Dr James Hatcher, Imperial College Hospital, London

10.30     Clinical Virology Update – Dr Mark Zuckerman, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

11.15     Refreshments

11.30     Clinical Parasitology Update – Professor Peter Chiodini, Hospital for Tropical Diseases

12.15     Clinical Mycology Update – Dr Elham Khatamzas, Edinburgh

13.00     Lunch

13.45     Rabies Post-exposure Management – Dr Kevin Brown, Public Health England

Sessions 1 & 2 will run in parallel with each other 2 times throughout the day so each session will take place at 2.30pm-3.30pm and 3.45pm-4.45pm

Interactive session 1 (group rotation)

14.30     Microbiology Diagnostics Update – Professor Derrick Crook, University of Oxford

14.30     Virology Clinical Cases Discussion – Dr Chris Smith, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

15.30     Refreshments

Interactive session 2 (group rotation)

15.45     Virology Clinical cases discussion – Dr Chris Smith, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

15.45     Microbiology Diagnostics Update – Professor Derrick Crook, University of Oxford

16.45     Close

Location

 To be held at Coin Street Conference Centre, 108 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NH

 

Presentations
Speakers of this conference have given permission for these presentations to be uploaded to this side for educational purposes only