This site is intended for healthcare professionals only
NIP Events Logo

London Programme

The Nurse in Practice London 2021 programme will feature four streams of sessions to choose from so that you can tailor the day to your own learning needs. Topics will focus on a diverse selection of conditions and presentations seen in practice. 

 The 2021 agenda will be covering themes such as: 

08:30-09:20
Registration and exhibition
09:20-09:30

Chair’s opening remarks


Chair’s opening remarks

Marilyn Eveleigh, Independent Nurse Consultant and Advisory Board Member, Nursing in Practice

Chair’s opening remarks

Dr Joe McGilligan, Senior Partner, Greystone House Surgery

Chair’s opening remarks

Dave Munday, Lead Professional Officer, Unite the Union, Health Visitor and Nurse @davidamunday

09:30-10:00

Covid-19 and Hypertension


Virtual Assessment of People Presenting with Neurological Symptoms

Dr Nassif Mansour, GPwER and Clinical Lead in Neurology for South West London CCG, Chair of the Primary Care and Community Neurology Society

Primary care management of HIV

Dr. Toni Hazell, GP, medical writer, editor and regular contributor to Pulse Learning @tonihazellgp

End of Life Care in General Practice

 


10:10-10:40

COPD

Sponsored by:

Gut It Right

· The role of the gut microbiome in the early training of the immune system

· Addressing the cause instead of the symptoms through nutrition

· Diagnosis and practical management of common infant feeding problems

Nancy Swan, Paediatric Allergy Dietitian
Sponsored by:

 

 

Sponsored by:

Wound Hygiene – Four simple steps to progress hard-to-heal wounds

Lisa Wood, R.N dip, BSc, Clinical Strategy Manager, Advanced Woundcare, ConvaTec
Sponsored by:
10:40-11:10
Exhibition and networking
11:10-11:40

Type 2 Diabetes Management in Primary Care

• New types of diabetes classification

• Diabetic related infection

• Multimorbidity

 

Dr Amrit Lamba, GPwSI diabetes, GP partner, Colindale Medical Centre, Barnet Federated GPs, North Central London CCG

Chronic Migraine Management

• Preventive strategies and treatments

• Is migraine inherited?

• Sinus headache vs Migraine

Dr Nazeli Manukyan, GP and Headache Specialist, The National Migraine Centre

Long Covid Management

 

Dr Waqaar Shah, Clinical director, Wandsworth CCG and chairman of the expert advisory panel on the management of long-term effects of COVID-19 at NICE

Travel Health and Vaccinations

 

Mary Gawthrop, Travel Nurse, National Travel Health Network and Centre

11:50-12:20
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Prostate Cancer – what’s new and why it matters to all staff in primary care

• Understand risk factors for prostate cancer and the role of the PSA test

• Know who can counsel patients on PSA testing, and gain confidence in having these conversations

• Be aware of changes in the diagnostic pathway and its implications for PSA testing, as well as the impact of Covid-19 pandemic on prostate cancer diagnoses

 

Dr Ann Williams, GP Partner, Little Waltham and Great Notley Surgery, Chelmsford
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:
12:20-13:20
Exhibition and Lunch
13:20-13:50

Primary Care Rheumatology and MSK

• Diagnosis and treatment

• Symptoms of suspected RA

• First Contact Practitioners and early arthritis

Dr Louise Warburton, Associate Medical Director and GPwSI in Rheumatology, Shropshire Community NHS Trust

ENT in General Practice

Dr Eason Sivayoham, GPwER ENT, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Urology in Primary Care

· Haematuria (blood in urine)

· Stones

· Recurrent UTIs

· Lower urinary tract symptoms

Dr Nick Dattani, GP Partner and Barnet Borough Clinical Lead

Alcohol use disorders

• Screening for alcohol use disorders

• Brief interventions

• Treatment options for alcohol use disorders

Ian Webzell, Alcohol and Substance Misuse Clinical Nurse Specialist, King’s College Hospital, London

14:00-14:30
Sponsored by:

Cardiovascular disease in women: at-risk groups and prevention strategies

Professor Chris Gale, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Co-Director of the Leeds Institute for Data Analytics at the University of Leeds @cpgale3
Sponsored by:

Improving outcomes in gynaecological cancers


Portfolio Careers


14:30-15:00
Exhibition and networking
15:00-15:30

Management of older people with comorbidities and frailty in primary care

• When and how should frailty be identified?

• Referral for suspected dementia

• Discussing supportive care after diagnosis

 

Professor Dame Louise Robinson, Professor of Primary Care and Ageing, Newcastle University

Safeguarding Child Health


Managing Menopause in Primary Care


Improving Mental Health – an emerging priority

• Depression and Anxiety

• Psychological assessments

• Preventing ill health in BAME groups

Dr Ihtesham Sabri, GP and GPSI Mental Health, Former University Associate Professor & Digital GP

15:40-16:10

Managing Common Infections


Paediatric emergencies in primary care




16:10
Close of Conference
08:30-09:20
Registration and exhibition
09:20-09:30

Chair’s opening remarks


09:30-10:00

Covid-19 and Hypertension


10:10-10:40

COPD

Sponsored by:
10:40-11:10
Exhibition and networking
11:10-11:40

Type 2 Diabetes Management in Primary Care

• New types of diabetes classification

• Diabetic related infection

• Multimorbidity

 

Dr Amrit Lamba, GPwSI diabetes, GP partner, Colindale Medical Centre, Barnet Federated GPs, North Central London CCG

11:50-12:20
Sponsored by:
12:20-13:20
Exhibition and Lunch
13:20-13:50

Primary Care Rheumatology and MSK

• Diagnosis and treatment

• Symptoms of suspected RA

• First Contact Practitioners and early arthritis

Dr Louise Warburton, Associate Medical Director and GPwSI in Rheumatology, Shropshire Community NHS Trust

14:00-14:30
Sponsored by:
14:30-15:00
Exhibition and networking
15:00-15:30

Management of older people with comorbidities and frailty in primary care

• When and how should frailty be identified?

• Referral for suspected dementia

• Discussing supportive care after diagnosis

 

Professor Dame Louise Robinson, Professor of Primary Care and Ageing, Newcastle University

15:40-16:10

Managing Common Infections


16:10
Close of Conference
08:30-09:20
Registration and exhibition
09:20-09:30

Chair’s opening remarks

Marilyn Eveleigh, Independent Nurse Consultant and Advisory Board Member, Nursing in Practice

09:30-10:00

Virtual Assessment of People Presenting with Neurological Symptoms

Dr Nassif Mansour, GPwER and Clinical Lead in Neurology for South West London CCG, Chair of the Primary Care and Community Neurology Society

10:10-10:40

Gut It Right

· The role of the gut microbiome in the early training of the immune system

· Addressing the cause instead of the symptoms through nutrition

· Diagnosis and practical management of common infant feeding problems

Nancy Swan, Paediatric Allergy Dietitian
Sponsored by:
10:40-11:10
Exhibition and networking
11.10-11.40

Chronic Migraine Management

• Preventive strategies and treatments

• Is migraine inherited?

• Sinus headache vs Migraine

Dr Nazeli Manukyan, GP and Headache Specialist, The National Migraine Centre

11:50-12:20
Sponsored by:
12:20-13:20
Exhibition and Lunch
13:20-13:50

ENT in General Practice

Dr Eason Sivayoham, GPwER ENT, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

14:00-14:30

Cardiovascular disease in women: at-risk groups and prevention strategies

Professor Chris Gale, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Co-Director of the Leeds Institute for Data Analytics at the University of Leeds @cpgale3
Sponsored by:
14:30-15:00
Exhibition and networking
15:00-15:30

Safeguarding Child Health


15:40-16:10

Paediatric emergencies in primary care


08:30-09:20
Registration and exhibition
09:20-09:30

Chair’s opening remarks

Dr Joe McGilligan, Senior Partner, Greystone House Surgery

09:30-10:00

Primary care management of HIV

Dr. Toni Hazell, GP, medical writer, editor and regular contributor to Pulse Learning @tonihazellgp

10:10-10:40

 

 

Sponsored by:
10:40-11:10
Exhibition and networking
11:10-11:40

Long Covid Management

 

Dr Waqaar Shah, Clinical director, Wandsworth CCG and chairman of the expert advisory panel on the management of long-term effects of COVID-19 at NICE

11:50-12:20

Prostate Cancer – what’s new and why it matters to all staff in primary care

• Understand risk factors for prostate cancer and the role of the PSA test

• Know who can counsel patients on PSA testing, and gain confidence in having these conversations

• Be aware of changes in the diagnostic pathway and its implications for PSA testing, as well as the impact of Covid-19 pandemic on prostate cancer diagnoses

 

Dr Ann Williams, GP Partner, Little Waltham and Great Notley Surgery, Chelmsford
Sponsored by:
12:20-13:20
Exhibition and Lunch
13:20-13:50

Urology in Primary Care

· Haematuria (blood in urine)

· Stones

· Recurrent UTIs

· Lower urinary tract symptoms

Dr Nick Dattani, GP Partner and Barnet Borough Clinical Lead

14:00-14:30

Improving outcomes in gynaecological cancers


14:30-15:00
Exhibition and networking
15:00-15:30

Managing Menopause in Primary Care


08:30-09:20
Registration and exhibition
09:20-09:30

Chair’s opening remarks

Dave Munday, Lead Professional Officer, Unite the Union, Health Visitor and Nurse @davidamunday

09:30-10:00

End of Life Care in General Practice

 


10:10-10:40

Wound Hygiene – Four simple steps to progress hard-to-heal wounds

Lisa Wood, R.N dip, BSc, Clinical Strategy Manager, Advanced Woundcare, ConvaTec
Sponsored by:
10:40-11:10
Exhibition and networking
11:10-11:40

Travel Health and Vaccinations

 

Mary Gawthrop, Travel Nurse, National Travel Health Network and Centre

11:50-12:20
Sponsored by:
12:20-13:20
Exhibition and Lunch
13:20-13:50

Alcohol use disorders

• Screening for alcohol use disorders

• Brief interventions

• Treatment options for alcohol use disorders

Ian Webzell, Alcohol and Substance Misuse Clinical Nurse Specialist, King’s College Hospital, London

14:00-14:30

Portfolio Careers


14:30-15:00
Exhibition and networking
15:00-15:30

Improving Mental Health – an emerging priority

• Depression and Anxiety

• Psychological assessments

• Preventing ill health in BAME groups

Dr Ihtesham Sabri, GP and GPSI Mental Health, Former University Associate Professor & Digital GP

 

**We would like to thank our exhibitors for supporting this conference. This includes a number of pharmaceutical companies. Unless stated in the programme, they have had no input into the agenda, speaker selection or content.


Find out more about the London event by clicking on the buttons below.