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

Draft Programme

Eligible for 6 hours of CPD

8.30 am

9.20 am

9.25 am
Osler and the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine
Professor Donald Singer, FPM, London

9.45 am
Premature birth and disease in adult life

Professor Neena Modi, President-Elect, Medical Women’s Federation, Professor of Neonatal Medicine, Imperial College; Immediate Past President, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

10.20 am
Advances in oral and insulin treatments for diabetes
Professor Tahseen Chowdhury, Consultant in Diabetes, Royal London Hospital

10.55 am
Coffee and Posters

11.25 am
Advances in treating heart failure

Professor Martin Cowie, Professor of Cardiology, Imperial College and the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

12.00 pm
Advances in Palliative Care

Dr Ros Taylor MBE, DL National Director for Hospice Care at Hospice UK

12.35 pm
Lunch and poster judging

13.35 pm
Readings from the 10th Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine

Chair: Professor Michael Hulse, University of Warwick
Claudia Daventry, St Andrews, Fife; Denise Bundred, Camberley, Surrey; Michael Swan, Didcot, Oxon.

14.10 pm
Osler as a role model for today

Professor Scott Wright, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, USA

14.45 pm
The GMC and Medical Education
Professor Sue Carr, Deputy Medical Director, General Medical Council

15.20 pm
Tea and posters

15.55 pm
New guidelines for managing tuberculosis

Dr Paul Nunn, London, former Coordinator of the WHO Stop TB Unit

16.30 pm
Translating genomics for clinical benefit

Sir 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

17.15 pm
Reception and poster awards