About this event

  • Date and time Wed 7 Dec 2022 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Respiratory Medicine

Pleural disease is a complex and ever-evolving sub-speciality of respiratory medicine. This webinar, led by world-leading experts, will cover the latest advances and management of common pleural diseases and include a masterclass on thoracic ultrasound interpretation, which will be a fantastic learning opportunity for doctors in training. The webinar will end with an interactive panel discussion featuring three world-leading experts in pleural disease.

During this webinar, you will be able:

  1. To gain skills in interpreting thoracic ultrasound images of common pleural conditions 
  2. To learn about the latest advances and research in the management of pneumothorax 
  3. To understand the current and future management of mesothelioma

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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Standard pricing available until 07 December 2022.


RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP / SAS Doctors AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£44.00 £33.00 £33.00 £22.00

Key speakers

Professor Najib Rahman

Professor of Respiratory Medicine, University of Oxford

Dr Robert Hallifax

Academic Clinical Lecturer, University of Oxford

Professor Anne Tsao

Director of the Mesothelioma Program, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas


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Welcome and introduction

Dr Sachin Ananth, Trainee Representative, Respiratory Medicine Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Thoracic ultrasound masterclass

Professor Najib Rahman, Professor of Respiratory Medicine, University of Oxford

Advances in pneumothorax management

Dr Robert Hallifax, Academic Clinical Lecturer, University of Oxford

Mesothelioma update

Professor Anne Tsao, Director of the Mesothelioma Program, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas

Panel discussion
Close of meeting



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this webinar will close 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

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