Womens Health Series Module 3

Date12 July 2018
Duration1 day
Start Time09:00
End Time16:00
TypeClassroom based
LocationWarrington
AudienceGP, GP Trainee, First5

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All our Women's Health courses are discounted for RCGP members.

Our Women’s Health update courses are a series of 5 separate modules that take place throughout the year. Based on the RCGP curriculum statement: Women’s Health 3.06, the modules are tailored to a primary care perspective. 

It is recommended you consider attending as many of the modules as you can.  This does not have to be done all in one go, you can consider completing the modules over a number of years if this suits your training requirements. 

The course is suitable for:

All GPs, GP trainees and allied health care professionals wishing to refresh their knowledge on women’s health.

The modules are as follows

Module 1

Conception - subfertility, assisted conception and vaginal discharge - management in primary care. Course date: 8 March 2018.

Module 2

Antenatal Care - preconception and special populations, women with hypertension, epilepsy, diabetes, and obesity.  Course date: 17 May 2018.

Module 3

Gynaecological cancers and benign gynaecological disorders.  Course date: 12 July 2018.

Module 4

Contraception and teenage pregnancy issues. Course date: 27 September 2018.

Module 5

Medical problems in the older woman - menopause, urogynae and osteoporosis and women's mental health.  Course date: 29 November 2018.

 

VenueCentre for Reproductive Health , Daresbury Park, Warrington, WA4 4GE
Maximum capacity22
Emailmersey@rcgp.org.uk
Phone0151 708 0865
ContactRCGP Mersey
Faculty/DepartmentMersey Faculty

Course programme

Module 3 programme:

 

Topics Covered:

Gynaecological cancers

Benign gynaecological disorders

 

09:00

Registration, tea & coffee

09:15

Welcome and introduction - Luciano Nardo, Consultant Gynaecologist

Gynaecological cancers

Cervical cytology screening, vaccination and cervical cancer. Update on cervical vaccination programme, cervical screening and diagnosis, investigation and modern management of cervical cancer and differentials.

10:30

 Coffee break

10:45

Postmenopausal bleeding and endometrial cancer. Diagnosis, differentials, GP investigations, referral and management pathways and outcomes.

Ovarian cancer. Diagnosis, differentials, GP investigations and referral. Modern therapy and outcomes, current status of screening

12:30

 Light buffet lunch and refreshments

13:15

Benign gynaecological disorders

Vulval problems. The itchy vulva, postmenopausal vulvas, lichen sclerosus and differentials, treatment, vulval cancer.

Heavy menstrual bleeding and fibroids. Diagnosis of HMB, differentials and managment; fibroids and therapies in GP and secondary care.

Polycystic ovary syndrome. Diagnosis, differentials, GP investigations, management, when to refer.

16:00

Final comments and close

 

 

Other Modules:

Module 1

Conception - subfertility, assisted conception and vaginal discharge - management in primary care. Course date: 8 March 2018.

Module 2

Antenatal Care - preconception and special populations, women with hypertension, epilepsy, diabetes, and obesity.  Course date: 17 May 2018.

Module 3

Gynaecological cancers and benign gynaecological disorders.  Course date: 12 July 2018.

Module 4

Contraception and teenage pregnancy issues. Course date: 27 September 2018.

Module 5

Medical problems in the older woman - menopause, urogynae and osteoporosis and women's mental health.  Course date: 29 November 2018.

 

Facilities

  • Lunch
  • Parking
  • Refreshments

Facilitator/Speakers

Dr Jane Wilcock, BSc. FRCGP. Medical Educator and part-time GP

 

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