Occupational lung disease

Date

Thursday 27 September 2018

Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

Respiratory Medicine Section , Occupational Medicine Section

Accreditation

CPD - Applied for

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about this event

This meeting, run with the Occupational Medicine Section, covers medical and legal aspects of occupational lung disease and other respiratory problems.

There will also be a workshop on OASYS interpretation to aid delegates in the diagnosis of occupational asthma.

topics include: 

  • The relationship between MDF and occupational asthma
  • The radiology of occupational lung disease
  • Updates on asbestosis and on the legal aspects of asbestos lung disease

 

We would like to thank our exhibitor CAPTIUM LIMITED

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.

 

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agenda

08.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

09.00 am

Welcome and introduction

Dr Michael Beckles, President, Respiratory Medicine Section, Royal Society of Medicine

9.05 am

Occupational asthma

Professor David Fishwick, Honorary Professor of Occupational and Environmental Respiratory Disease Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease, The University of Sheffield

9.40 am

MDF and occupational asthma

Dr Chris Stenton, Consultant Physician, Newcastle Hospital

10.15 am

OASYS interpretation

Professor David Fishwick, Honorary Professor of Occupational and Environmental Respiratory Disease Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease, The University of Sheffield

10.45 am

Panel discussion

11.00 am

Tea and coffee break

11.30 am

Radiology of occupational lung disease

Professor Fergus Gleeson, Consultant Radiologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust.

12.10 pm

Radiology quiz

Professor Fergus Gleeson, Consultant Radiologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust.

12.50 pm

Asbestosis update

Dr Robin Rudd, Consultant Physician, Respiratory Medicine and Medical Oncology, and Chair of the London Lung Cancer Group

1.30 pm

Panel discussion

1.45 pm

Lunch

2.45 pm

Update on legal aspects of asbestos lung disease

Ian Bailey, Irwin Mitchell

4.00 pm

Assessment for the disability provisions of the Equality Act 2010

Dr Nikki Cordell, Managing Director, Cordell Health

4.30 pm

Panel discussion

4.45 pm

Closing comments and online evaluations

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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Debbie FennerTel: 02072903856 Email: respiratory@rsm.ac.uk arrow