Men's health conference

Date

Thursday 1 June 2017

Day

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

RSM Professionals

Accreditation

6 CPD Points

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about this event

This one day meeting will review health problems that affect men, and discuss in a multi-disciplinary forum the changes that health care professionals need to make to encourage men to take advice and seek the help that would improve their quality of life and longevity. To be involved in this discussion book your place today.

Speakers

Professor Roger Kirby, Professor of Urology
Leading Prostate Surgeon, trustee of Prostate Action and The Urological Foundation

Professor John Deanfield, Professor of Cardiology, University College London
Developed the NHS heart attack calculator along with NHS Choices, Public Heath England and the British Heart Foundation

 Objectives

 

  • Know about current advances in the diagnosis and management of cancer
  • Understand the pros and cons of screening for cancer
  • Review the causes and management of sexual dysfunction and testosterone deficiency 
  • Know about some of the rheumatological problems that affect men
  • Review the current best practice in approaches to risk reduction and treatment of cardiovascular disease

 Price

 Early bird rates will be available until Tuesday 2 May 2017

  • RSM members start from £30
  • Non members start from £40

*Tickets include tea, coffee and lunch

 

We would like to thank our exhibitors Ferring Pharmaceuticals Limited,The Harley Street Clinic, Lawmed Ltd, Myriad Genetics Ltd, Royal Brompton and Harefield Specialist Care and Takeda UK Limited

  

*The programme and speaker line up will be updated regularly.

agenda

9.00 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.20 am

Welcome and introduction: “The trouble with men”

Professor Roger Kirby, Course Convener and Professor of Urology, University of London

Session one: Urology

Chair: Professor Roger Kirby, Course Convener and Professor of Urology, University of London

9.30 am

Prostate Cancer: what’s new in diagnosis and management

Mr Ben Challacombe, Consultant Urological Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Guy's Hospital & King's College London 

9.55 am

What is the evidence that erectile dysfunction is a marker of vascular disease? Can lifestyle change make a difference?

Professor Mike Kirby, Visiting Professor, The Prostate Centre

10.20 am

Managing sexual dysfunction and testosterone deficiency in men

Mr Suks Minhas, Consultant Urologist and Andrologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

10.45 am

Discussion

11.00 am

Tea and coffee break

Session two: Cardiovascular disease

Chair: Professor John Deanfield, Professor of Cardiology, University College London

11.30 am

Cardiovascular risk reduction: JBS3 – heart age and risk reduction

Professor John Deanfield, Professor of Cardiology, University College London

11.55 am

Management of the acute coronary artery disease and secondary prevention

Dr Cliff Bucknall, Consultant Cardiologist, London Bridge Hospital

12.20 pm

Cardiovascular imaging for coronary artery disease

Dr Riyaz Patel, Senior Lecturer, UCL and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health and University College London Hospitals NHS Trusts

12.45 pm

Discussion

1.00 pm

Lunch

Session three: Men’s Health part one

Chair: Mr Huw Beynon, General Physician and Rheumatologist, The Physician's Clinic

2.00 pm

Hepato-biliary disease in men

Mr Charles Imber, Consultant General Surgeon, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

2.25 pm

Screening, diagnosis and treatment of colon cancer

Professor Sina Dorudi, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, The Princess Grace Hospital

2.50 pm

Haematological issues in males

Professor Anthony Goldstone, Consultant Haematologist, University College Hospital

3.15 pm

Discussion

3.30 pm

Tea and coffee break

Session four: Men’s Health part two

Chair: Richard Greenwood, Consultant Neurologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

4.00 pm

Joint problems in men

Mr Huw Beynon, General Physician and Rheumatologist, The Physician's Clinic

4.25 pm

Lung cancer in men

Professor Sam Janes, Professor of Respiratory Medicine, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

4.50 pm

Final discussion

5.00 pm

Close of meeting

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  • Online registration will close on Tuesday 30 May 2017

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contact us

For information on this event, contact:
Jodie Phillips
Assistant Events Team Manager
RSM Professionals
The Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE
T: +44(0)20 7290 3928

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RSM members

Enjoy our excellent accommodation facilities right here at the RSM

 

Non members

Stay at our Grade I listed Georgian townhouse just 5 mins walk from RSM

 

organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Tasha ShawTel: 020 7290 3867 Fax: 020 7290 2992 Email: rsmprofessionals@rsm.ac.uk arrow