About this event

  • Date and time Thu 8 Jul 2021 from 6:30pm to 13 Sep 2021 at 8:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Respiratory Medicine

The Specialist Certificate Examination (SCE) in Respiratory Medicine course is a comprehensive course designed to help prepare specialist respiratory trainees for their exit exam. Content covers relevant aspects of the JRCPTB curriculum.  

This weekly course hosted by the RSM Respiratory Medicine Section is aimed at respiratory trainees preparing for the SCE, although may be of interest to medical registrars or doctors considering a career in respiratory medicine. 

Day 1, Thu 8 July:

  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary embolism

Day 2, Thu 15 July: 

  • COPD diagnosis and medical treatment
  • Cystic fibrosis/bronchiectasis
  • Surgical/ interventional management of airway disease

Day 3, Thu 22 July: 

  • Immune deficiencies
  • Pulmonary diseases in the HIV patient
  • Lung transplantation

Day 4, Thu 29 July: 

  • Tuberculosis
  • Non-tuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease
  • Aspergillus lung disease

Day 5, Thu 5 August: 

  • HRCT interpretation
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung disease

Day 6, Thu 12 August:

  • Lung cancer diagnosis
  • Lung cancer treatment
  • CT interpretation – mediastinum

Day 7, Thu 19 August:

  • Asthma diagnosis
  • Asthma treatment
  • Allergy

Day 8, Thu 26 August: 

  • CPET interpretation
  • Occupational lung disease 
  • Sleep Medicine

Day 9, Thu 2 September: 

  • Pleural diseases 1
  • Pleural diseases 2
  • Thoracic surgery

Day 10, Thu 9 September:

  • SCE question and answer session

Trainees who would like to book onto the course after course commencement will need to email the RSM directly at respiratory@rsm.ac.uk

Disclaimer: The topics of this course are subject to change.

Registration for this webinar will close on Thursday 8 July, 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before each meeting.

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. All recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the last webinar of this course takes place on 9 September. The link will be sent 24 hours after each webinar takes place. 

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Special rates for difficult times 

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s weekly COVID-19 Series webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic. 

Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.  

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