Advances in Healthcare: FPM Osler Centenary Conference – 6th December 2019, Royal College of Physicians, London

FPM Osler Centenary Conference: clinical updates from the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine.

Advice on clinical practice from international experts:  from updates on treating heart failure, to new guidelines on tuberculosis, and continued relevance of Osler to clinical medicine.

Date: Friday 6th December, 2019

Venue: Royal College of Physicians, London

Registration for the Conference will open on 15th March

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Senior clinicians: £75  (£50 for PMJ or HPT authors)

Trainees: £50 (£30 for PMJ or HPT authors)

Poster presenters and poster co-authors: free

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Abstract deadline 18th November

Click HERE to submit an abstract for the Conference

More on poster prizes and publication of accepted abstracts …


Scientific Committee and Speakers include:
Peter Barnes FRS, Imperial College; Professor Sue Carr, General Medical Council; Mark Caulfield, London; Bernard Cheung, Hong Kong; Professor Tahseen Chowdhury, Consultant in Diabetes, Royal London Hospital; Martin Cowie, Imperial College, London; Wade Dimitri, Coventry; Jan Willem Elte, Gouda, The Netherlands; Albert Ferro, Kings Medical School, London; Michael Hulse, University of Warwick;  John Launer, Postgraduate Medical Journal, London; Tim Nicholson, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s Medical School, London; Paul Nunn, London; Ken Redekop, Erasmus, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Donald Singer, FPM, London; David Slovick, London; Dr Ros Taylor MBE, DL, London; Allister Vale, Birmingham; Scott Wright, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, USA.


  • Translating genomics for clinical benefit: Mark Caulfield, Chief Executive and Chief Scientific Officer, Genomics England, Co-Director and Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London
  • Advances in oral and insulin treatments for diabetes: Professor Tahseen Chowdhury, Consultant in Diabetes, Royal London Hospital
  • Osler as a role model for today: Scott Wright, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, USA
  • Osler and the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine: Donald Singer, President, FPM, London
  • The GMC and Medical Education: Professor Sue Carr, Deputy Medical Director, General Medical Council
  • Advances in treating heart failure: Martin Cowie, Professor of Cardiology, Imperial College and the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
  • Premature birth and disease in adult life: Neena Modi, President-Elect, Medical Women’s Federation, Professor of Neonatal Medicine, Imperial College and Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, London, Immediate Past President, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • New guidelines for managing tuberculosis: Dr Paul Nunn, London, former Coordinator of the WHO Stop TB Unit
  • Advances in Palliative Care: Dr Ros Taylor MBE, DL, London, National Director for Hospice Care at Hospice UK

Eligible for 6 hours of CPD

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