Tuberculosis

A comprehensive update on the clinical management of TB

Course details


 

Duration
2 days

Dates
16 & 17 November 2017 

Fees - 2017

Early Bird - Available until 31 August 2017
£280.00 Consultant/GP/SpR/Industry
£150.00 TB nurses and non medical TB associated staff
 
Full Rate - Valid from 01 September 2017
£300.00 Consultant/GP/SpR/Industry
£180.00 TB nurses and non medical TB associated staff
 
Day Rates
£150.00 Consultant/GP/SpR/Industry
£90.00 TB nurses and non medical TB associated staff
 

Location

Margaret Turner Warwick Education Centre
Imperial College
Royal Brompton Campus
Dovehouse street
London SW3 6LY

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This course is organised by Public Health England with the NIHR HPRU in Respiratory Infections at Imperial College London.

This intensive course will offer a comprehensive update to participants on the clinical management of TB cases and incidents, evaluate new diagnostic techniques available for TB and provide an understanding of TB epidemiology and TB services in the UK.


Learning outcomes

  • Diagnostics updates
  • Management Updates
  • Tackling complex cases
  • Incident management
  • Paediatrics and HIV aspects

Target audience

This course will be of interest to all grades of doctors including consultants, specialist registrars in respiratory medicine or infectious diseases, general practitioners, public health physicians, TB nurses and other non-medical health professionals working in TB.


Key speakers

  • Prof Onn Min Kon 
  • Dr Deepti Kumar 
  • Prof Graham Bothamley
  • Dr Graham Cooke
  • Dr Martin Dedicoat 
  • Dr Mathilde Fréchet-Jachym
  • Dr Pranabashis Haldar
  • Dr Marc Lipman
  • Prof Heather Milburn 
  • Dr Dominik Zenner
  • Prof Carlton Evans
  • Professor Ajit Lalvani

 

London Advanced TB - HPRU Evening Symposium "MDR TB Symposium" - 16 November 2017 - Free to attend

 

Title:           HPRU Evening Symposium “MDR TB Symposium”
Date:           Thursday 16 November 2017
Time:           5.30 pm – 6.30 pm
Cost:            Attendance is free of charge
Location:     Paul Wood Lecture Theatre, Guy Scadding Building, Royal Brompton Campus
Chairs:         Professor Onn Min Kon and Professor Graham Bothamley

Talks:           MDR TB - A French Approach and Experience - Dr Mathilde Fréchet-Jachym - Hôpital de Bligny, Briis sous Forges                                                                        MDR TB - A Peruvian Experience - Professor Carlton Evans, Professor of Global Health, Imperial College

           

This event will be followed by an Evening reception from 6.30 pm.

Please note that this evening symposium is open to all, not just London Advanced TB course attendees. You MUST register for this free event if you would like to attend. This is to ensure we can accommodate all those interested, and provide adequate catering. 

This free evening lecture was over subscribed last year and those that did not registaer was turned away. If you do wish to attend please register sooner, rather than later.

 

 


 

Course organisers

Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

Cancellations must be received in writing one calendar month before each course and will be subject to an administration charge of £50-£150 depending on the course. Cancellations received within a month of the course cannot be accepted and the attendee will be liable for the full course fee. Substitutions may be made at any time.
 
The organiser cannot accept liability for cost incurred in the event of a course having to be cancelled as a result of circumstances beyond its reasonable control.