Provisional Programme



Acute and General Medicine for the Physician


Tuesday 24th January 2012 between 8:30 AM- 4:40 PM


Venue: Morris Lecture Theatre, Robin Brooke Centre  

St Bartholomew’s Hospital, West Smithfield, London EC1A 2BE


Royal College of Physicians CPD points applied for


This conference is aimed at Specialist Registrars and Consultant physicians who undertake acute and general medicine as part of their clinical service.


Morning Session


8:30 AM Registration /Coffee



(Dr Sarah Frankton)


9:00 AM Gastrointestinal Bleed

(Dr Shivi S Siva)


9:40 AM Sepsis

(Dr Mo Thavasothy)


10:00 AM Coffee Break


10:20 AM Diabetic Emergencies

(Dr Tahseen Chowdhury)


11:00 AM Common Arrhythmias

(Dr Patrick OCallaghan)


11:40 AM Hypertensive Crisis

Afternoon Session


1:00 PM Bronchial Asthma

(Prof Neil Barnes)


1:40 PM NIV for COPD

(Dr David Simcock)


2:20 PM

Endocrine Emergencies

(Dr Sarah Frankton)


3:00 PM Coffee Break


3:20 PM Decompensated Cirrhosis

(Dr Patrick Kenneddy)


4:00 PM Seizures

(Dr Haddadi)


4:40 PM Close of Meeting

(Dr Mel Lobo)


12:20 PM Lunch

Registration Form




Affiliate Hospital


Job Title

(tick as Appropriate)

□  Consultant                  □  Specialist Registrar

□  Associate Specialist   □  Core Medical Trainee

GMC Number





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Dr Shivi S Siva, Specialist Registrar Gastroenterology