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Overview

Whether you’re new to rheumatology or needing a refresher, this course offers education for all professional groups working in adult and paediatric and adolescent rheumatology.
Date
25 November 2021
Venue
Online
CPD
5 credits
Audience: entire multidisciplinary (MDT) team

Enjoy parallel streams, core interactive lectures discussion sessions. Update your knowledge and exchange best practice with peers through networking forums.

The programme is structured around the patient journey, and covers the rheumatology consultation through to treatment, management, mental health and more, helping to keep patient care at the forefront of everything we do.

Learning objectives
  • To provide attendees with an in-depth refresher and update of basic core skills for those working within rheumatology
  • To ensure attendees are aware of best practice in examining the musculoskeletal system
  • To ensure attendees are familiar with biopsychosocial model in holistic management of patients with rheumatic diseases

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Registration payments can be made by card only. Invoices are not accepted.


Pricing

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant, clinical academic and pharma representative

£150
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP, non-clinical scientist, research fellow and specialty doctor

£125
+VAT

Level 3: health professional, nurse, charity representative, student and retired

£95
+VAT

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant, clinical academic and pharma representative

£225
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP, non-clinical scientist, research fellow and specialty doctor

£190
+VAT

Level 3: health professional, nurse, charity representative, student and retired

£145
+VAT

2021 programme

Morning

Morning sessions 08:50-13:20

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

08:50-09:10

Welcome, overview and how to use the platform

09:10-09:40

The rheumatology consultation

09:40-10:10

Examination of the adult musculoskeletal system

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-10:45

Bridging the gap between physical and mental health: Addressing mental health in rheumatology patients

10:45-11:15

Core radiology for rheumatology

11:15-11:35

Break

11:35-12:05

Using and understanding immunological tests in the rheumatology clinic

12:05-12:25

Pharmacological management of rheumatoid arthritis

12:35-12:40

Break

12:40-13:20

The organs in rheumatology

13:20-14:20

Lunch

Afternoon

Afternoon sessions 14:20-17:30

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

14:20-14:40

The hot swollen joint

14:40-15:00

Giant cell arteritis

15:00-15:10

Break

15:10-15:40

Connective tissue diseases in the acute setting

15:40-16:00

Infectious diseases

16:00-16:10

Break

16:10-16:40

Understanding the adolescent and young adult in rheumatology clinical practice

16:40-16:45

Wrap-up session

16:45-17:30

Lilly Sponsored session

Morning

Morning sessions 08:50-13:20

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

08:50-09:10

Welcome, overview and how to use the platform

09:10-09:40

The rheumatology consultation

09:40-10:10

Joints assessment

10:10-10:15

Break

10:15-10:45

Bridging the gap between physical and mental health: Addressing mental health in rheumatology patients

10:45-11:15

Core radiology for rheumatology

11:15-11:35

Break

11:35-12:05

Introduction to understanding blood tests

12:05-12:35

An introduction to pharmacological management of rheumatic disease

12:35-12:40

Break

12:40-13:00

Exercise is medicine

13:00-13:20

Supporting behaviour change and motivational interviewing

13:20-14:20

Lunch

Afternoon

Afternoon sessions 14:20-17:30

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

14:20-14:40

The complex foot and ankle in rheumatology

14:40-15:00

Fatigue management

15:00-15:10

Break

15:10-15:40

Supporting self-management in the multidisciplinary team

15:40-16:00

TBC

16:00-16:10

Break

16:10-16:40

Understanding the adolescent and young adult in rheumatology clinical practice

16:40-16:45

Wrap-up session

16:45-17:30

Lilly Sponsored sesssion

Morning

Morning sessions 08:50-13:20

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

08:50-09:10

Welcome, overview and how to use the platform

09:10-09:40

The paediatric and adolescent rheumatology consultation

09:40-10:10

Examining the paediatric and adolescent musculoskeletal system

10:10-10:15

Break

10:15-10:45

Imaging in paediatric and adolescent rheumatology

10:45-11:15

The mind body connection: the role of psychology in paediatric and adolescent rheumatology

11:15-11:35

Break

11:35-12:05

Using and understanding immunological tests in the rheumatology clinic

12:05-12:35

Pharmacological management of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)

12:35-12:40

Break

12:40-13:20

Extra-articular manifestations of rheumatological disease in children

13:20-14:20

Lunch

Afternoon

Afternoon sessions 14:20-17:30

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

14:20-14:40

Presenting features of the different JIA subtypes

14:40-15:00

When it's not JIA (non-inflammatory musculoskeletal conditions in childhood)

15:10-15:10

Break

15:10-15:40

An introduction to connective tissue diseases in childhood

15:40-16:00

Infectious diseases affecting the musculoskeletal system

16:00-16:10

Break

16:10-16:40

Understanding the adolescent and young adult in rheumatology clinical practice

16:40-16:45

Wrap-up session

16:45-17:30

Lilly Sponsored session

Bursaries

Looking for funding towards your place on this course? Applications for our education bursaries are now open, so if you're a health professional, nurse or trainee member, or a colleague from a low and middle-income country, we could support you.

Deadline: 30 November

Apply now