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Event 

Title:
Liver Disease in Primary Care 2014
When:
20.11.2014 - 21.11.2014 
Where:
Centre for Professional Development - Edgbaston - Birmingham
Category:
Liver Section Meetings

Description

Faculty

  • Dr Matthew Armstrong
  • Dr Ed Day
  • Dr Ahmed Elsharkawy
  • Dr James Ferguson
  • Dr Geoff Haydon
  • Dr Andrew Holt
  • Ms Jill Johnson
  • Dr Jo Leithhead
  • Dr Aileen Marshall
  • Dr Homoyoon Mehrzad
  • Professor Darius Mirza
  • Professor David Mutimer
  • Professor James Neuberger
  • Professor Phil Newsome
  • Ms Katrina O’Donnell
  • Dr Richard Parker
  • Dr Ian Rowe
  • Dr Harry Rutter
  • Dr Tahir Shah
  • Ms Amanda Smith
  • Kerry Webb

Learning objectives include:

  • An understanding of how to interpret liver function tests, when to investigate and when to consider referral
  • The community management of alcohol use disorders
  • Developments in non alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Screening and community management of viral hepatitis
  • Gall bladder disease - who to suspect and when to refer
  • Vaccination and drugs in patients with liver disease
  • An update on liver transplantation
  • Public Health view on the impact of obesity in primary care
  • End of life care for the patient with liver disease

Venue

Venue:
Centre for Professional Development   -   Website
Street:
University of Birmingham
ZIP:
B15 2TT
City:
Edgbaston - Birmingham
Country:
UK