Educational Calendar

Educational Events

For training courses and workshops provided by Staffordshire University (including cervical cytology training, immunisation updates and travel health) please visit their website.

Below please find a list of available Educational Events (including training courses, study days and conferences), organised by month:​

2019

February 2019 | March 2019 | April 2019 | May 2019 | June 2019 | July 2019 | August 2019September 2019 | October 2019 | November 2019 | December 2019


February 2019

 

Primary Care Workshops - Beyond the Symptoms Eating Disorders Training for Healthcare Professionals
Thursday, 28 February, 2019, 9.30am - 4.30pm 
St Chad's Court, Birmingham  

Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, are working in partnership with West Midlands Clinical Network to deliver eating disorders training to equip healthcare professionals across West Midlands with the skills needed to spot the early signs of eating disorders and make appropriate referrals.
For more information and to book your place contact: training@beateatingdisorders.org.uk 

 


March 2019

ECG Workshop
Wednesday, 6 March, 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm 
Shrewsbury, Mercian House, Room C

Provided by Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust - full details available here.
Sessions will cover: Basic rhythm recognition, ECG lead placement, Recognition of a normal ECG.
For further information please contact: Anne.shepherd@shropcom.nhs.uk
To book a place please e-mail: Catherine.chaplin@shropcom.nhs.uk
COST: £30 per person for those not employed by the Trust.

 

Travel Health Fundamentals
Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 9am - 4.30pm 
Stafford, Centre of Excellence, Room BL166 

Provided by Staffordshire University. 
Target Audience, Health Care Professionals Providing Travel Health Advice. 
Speaker:- Sharon Graham, Senior Lecturer Staffordshire University.
Cost £175, Please note lunch and refreshments are not included. 
For more information and booking details please see flyer or see website www.staffs.ac.uk/fundtravelhealth

 

Primary Care Workshops - Beyond the Symptoms Eating Disorders Training for Healthcare Professionals
Thursday, 7 March 2019, 9.30am - 4.30pm 
Whitehouse Hotel, Worcester   

Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, are working in partnership with West Midlands Clinical Network to deliver eating disorders training to equip healthcare professionals across West Midlands with the skills needed to spot the early signs of eating disorders and make appropriate referrals.
For more information and to book your place contact: training@beateatingdisorders.org.uk 

 

Learning Disabilities and Autism: Promoting Positive Outcomes 
Tuesday, 12 March, 2019, 8.30am - 3.45pm 
Manchester Conference Centre, Sackville Street, Manchester , M1 3BB

Provided by Open Forum Events. 
For event program, cost to attend and booking information please see link 
For more information about the event please contact: Jonathan Smith on 0161 376 9007

 

Motivational Interviewing
Tuesday, 12 March, 2019, 9.00am till 4.00pm 
University Centre, Shrewsbury 

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a  technique to facilitate real conversations by drawing out preferences and goals. Women and families tell us that they often don’t understand the conversations that take place with  Health Professionals and therefore are not able to make a truly informed choice.

Training in Motivational Interviewing is NOW available for all Health Professionals working within Maternity Services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.

Please click  here for the flyer and more information.

To book your place please contact  helen.white12@nhs.net or go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-interviewing-tickets-53089655589

 

Motivational Interviewing
Wednesday, 13 March, 2019, 9.00am till 4.00pm 
Park Lane Centre, Woodside, Telford 

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a  technique to facilitate real conversations by drawing out preferences and goals. Women and families tell us that they often don’t understand the conversations that take place with  Health Professionals and therefore are not able to make a truly informed choice.

Training in Motivational Interviewing is NOW available for all Health Professionals working within Maternity Services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.

Please click  here for the flyer and more information.

To book your place please contact  helen.white12@nhs.net or go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-interviewing-tickets-53089816069

 

Immunisations - Fundamentals 2 days 
Monday 18 & Tuesday 19 March, 2019, 9am - 4.30pm 
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Centre of Excellence, Room H/H 

Provided by Staffordshire University.
Target Audience, New nurse immunisers in Primary Care. 
Speakers - Sharon Graham, Senior lecturer at Stafford University and Public Health England vaccination and immunisation advisor if available.
Cost £300 per delegate. Please note refreshments are not included.
For more information and booking details please see flyer or website www.staffs.ac.uk/fundimmunisation

 

Healthy Ageing: The Grand Challenge
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 8.30am till 4.45pm  
Manchester Conference Centre, 

For more details about the content or the conference please contact Luke Boulter on 0161 376 9007 or email luke.boulter@ofehealthnews.co.uk 

For booking and cost information please see link

 

The Changing Face of General Practice Nursing: Progress, Opportunities and Building on Strengths
Tuesday, 26 March, 2019 - 8.30am - 4.30pm 
The Woodlands Conference Centre at Wyboston Lakes situated just off the A1, north of Bedford

Save the date! Registration open via the link.  See link nhs.rcni.events

 

Woman's Health Course/Conference
Saturday, 30 March, 2019 -  8.30am till 12.30pm 
Lion Health, Stourbridge DY8 3SS 

An informative course to help you as First 5 GPs deal with complex women’s health issues. See flyer for more information and booking details. 

 

April 2019

Immunisations - update
Tuesday, 2 April, 2019 - 1pm - 4.30pm
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Room BL163L 

Provided by Staffordshire University.
Target Audience, regular immunisers in Primary Care. 
Speakers - Sharon Graham, Senior lecturer at Stafford University and Public Health England vaccination and immunisation advisor if available. 
Cost £70 per delegate. Please note refreshments are not included. 
For information and booking details please see flyer or see website www.staffs.ac.uk/Immunisationcourse 

 

Motivational Interviewing 
Wednesday, 3 April, 2019, 9.00am till 4.00pm 
Meeting Point House, Southwater, Telford  

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a  technique to facilitate real conversations by drawing out preferences and goals. Women and families tell us that they often don’t understand the conversations that take place with  Health Professionals and therefore are not able to make a truly informed choice.

Training in Motivational Interviewing is NOW available for all Health Professionals working within Maternity Services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.

Please click  here for the flyer and more information.

To book your place please contact  helen.white12@nhs.net or go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-interviewing-tickets-53089942447

 

Motivational Interviewing 
Thursday, 4 April, 2019, 9.00am till 4.00pm 
University Centre, Shrewsbury 

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a  technique to facilitate real conversations by drawing out preferences and goals. Women and families tell us that they often don’t understand the conversations that take place with  Health Professionals and therefore are not able to make a truly informed choice.

Training in Motivational Interviewing is NOW available for all Health Professionals working within Maternity Services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.

Please click  here for the flyer and more information.

To book your place please contact  helen.white12@nhs.net or go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-interviewing-tickets-53089962507

 

Management of Gynaecology in the Community
8 - 10 April 2019 
(Monday to Wednesday)
University Of Birmingham

Run by The Institute of Applied Health Research. This is a  3 day Masters module, but can also be taken as CPD. It is aimed at general practitioners and practice nurses working in the community required to develop competencies in the management of gynaecological disorders to an advanced level. 

Please contact Amy Partleton at a.partleton@bham.ac.uk for further information.

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Programme

 

Population Health; Prevention is Better That Cure Conference.
Tuesday, 30 April, 2019 - 8.30am till 4.15pm 
Manchester Conference Centre 

Please see the website for more information and booking details. 

https://www.openforumevents.co.uk/events/2019/population-health-prevention-is-better-than-cure

 



May 2019

 

Cadaveric Musculoskeletal Interventional Course
Friday 10 and Saturday 11 May 2019 
Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry 

Some information about an Orthopaedic Institute Cadaveric Interventional Course running here at the Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Hospital on 10-11 May, see flyer.  It is appropriate for GPs with musculoskeletal interest.  Places are limited to 24 on the USS Stream and 12 on the Fluoro/CT Stream, so if anyone would be interested in booking a place, please do use the links below:

https://www.orthopaedic-institute.org/cadaveric-musculoskeletal-interventional-course-10-and-11-may-2019-stream-1-ultrasound.html

https://www.orthopaedic-institute.org/cadaveric-musculoskeletal-interventional-course-10-and-11-may-2019-stream-2-fluoroscopic-and-ct.html

 

ECG Workshop
Tuesday, 14 May, 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm 
Shrewsbury, Mercian House, Room C

Provided by Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust - full details available here.
Sessions will cover: Basic rhythm recognition, ECG lead placement, Recognition of a normal ECG
For further information please contact: Anne.shepherd@shropcom.nhs.uk
To book a place please e-mail: Catherine.chaplin@shropcom.nhs.uk
COST: £30 per person for those not employed by the Trust.

 

Cervical Cytology – Sample takers update
Tuesday, 14 May, 2019, 1pm - 4.30pm 
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Centre of Excellence, Room H 

Provided by Staffordshire University. 
Speakers:- 
Facilitator: Sharon Graham or Kairen Roche, Staffordshire University.
Laboratory: TBC Advanced Practitioner
PHE Quality Assurance: TBC Director of Cancer Screening Quality Assurance
PHE SITS Manager: Screening & Immunisation Manager
Cost £70, Please note refreshments not included. 
For more information and booking details please see flyer or see website  www.staffs.ac.uk/cervicalcytology 

 

Motivational Interviewing 
Wednesday, 22 May, 2019, 9.00am till 4.00pm 
University Centre, Shrewsbury 

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a  technique to facilitate real conversations by drawing out preferences and goals. Women and families tell us that they often don’t understand the conversations that take place with  Health Professionals and therefore are not able to make a truly informed choice.

Training in Motivational Interviewing is NOW available for all Health Professionals working within Maternity Services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.

Please click  here for the flyer and more information.

To book your place please contact  helen.white12@nhs.net or go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-interviewing-tickets-53089978555

 

Motivational Interviewing 
Thursday, 23 May, 2019, 9.00am till 4.00pm 
Park Lane Centre, Woodside, Telford  

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a  technique to facilitate real conversations by drawing out preferences and goals. Women and families tell us that they often don’t understand the conversations that take place with  Health Professionals and therefore are not able to make a truly informed choice.

Training in Motivational Interviewing is NOW available for all Health Professionals working within Maternity Services across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.

Please click  here for the flyer and more information.

To book your place please contact  helen.white12@nhs.net or go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-interviewing-tickets-53089991594

 



June 2019

Functional Disorders Day
Friday, 14 June 2019,
Shropshire Conference & Education Centre (SECC) Royal Shrewsbury Hospital SY3 8XQ (SECC)

This one-day conference will offer insights into the recognition, diagnosis and management of these common conditions that affect a significant proportion of patients seen in both primary and secondary care. Local, regional, and national speakers will discuss relevant aspects of functional illness and share experience on improving the management of patients. An emphasis on practical tips will complement personal experience and evidence- based practice. This conference will be appropriate for all therapists, all clinicians of any grade in primary and secondary care, postgraduate and undergraduate trainees.

Please click here for the programme. 

For enquiries or to register an interest in attending (as availability is limited) or book on the conference please email Dr John Bowen, Consultant Neurologist, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, at john.bowen2@nhs.net  

 



July 2019

ECG Workshop
Wednesday, 3 July, 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm 
Shrewsbury, Mercian House, Room C

Provided by Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust - full details available here.
Sessions will cover: Basic rhythm recognition, ECG lead placement, Recognition of a normal ECG
For further information please contact: Anne.shepherd@shropcom.nhs.uk
To book a place please e-mail: Catherine.chaplin@shropcom.nhs.uk
COST: £30 per person for those not employed by the Trust.

 


August 2019



September 2019

ECG Workshop
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm 
Shrewsbury, Mercian House, Room C

Provided by Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust - full details available here.
Sessions will cover: Basic rhythm recognition, ECG lead placement, Recognition of a normal ECG
For further information please contact: Anne.shepherd@shropcom.nhs.uk
To book a place please e-mail: Catherine.chaplin@shropcom.nhs.uk
COST: £30 per person for those not employed by the Trust.

 


October 2019


November 2019



December 2019

ECG Workshop
Wednesday, 11 December, 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm 
Shrewsbury, Mercian House, Room C

Provided by Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust - full details available here.
Sessions will cover: Basic rhythm recognition, ECG lead placement, Recognition of a normal ECG
For further information please contact: Anne.shepherd@shropcom.nhs.uk
To book a place please e-mail: Catherine.chaplin@shropcom.nhs.uk
COST: £30 per person for those not employed by the Trust.