About this event

  • Date and time Mon 13 Jul 2020 from 4:00pm to 13 Jul 2020 at 5:30pm
  • Location Online

The Royal Society of Medicine and the Health Education Kent Surrey Sussex (HEKSS) Deanery, is hosting a new webinar series for all trainees working in frontline medicine.

This two-part series will provide case-based scenarios covering the most common acute medical presentations, including cardiology, respiratory, neurology and acute medicine. Experts in their fields, our panel of speakers will cover the initial assessment and management of medical conditions, highlighting any tips and red flags to look out for.

Part 1: Aired live on Monday 8 June 2020 and is now available on demand 

Part 2: Monday 13 July 2020, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

The programme is most relevant for Core Medical and Internal Medical Trainees, International Medical Graduates as well as all grades of medical doctor working on the frontline (Foundation and Specialist Registrar Level) and Allied Health Professionals, including Physician Associates, nurses and paramedics. 

A certificate of attendance and CPD certificate with 1 CPD credit will be issued to those joining each webinar live. Certificates of attendance for CPD will be automatically issued after 7 days, but only where a delegate watches the webinar live in its entirety. Those who watch the webinar on-demand will receive a certificate of attendance only. 

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Key speakers

Professor Nikhil Patel

Consultant cardiologist, Head of School of Medicine 

Dr Burhan Khan 

Respiratory Consultant, Training Programme Director IMT

Dr Fergus Chedgy 

Training programme Director Gastroenterology 

Dr Nick Smallwood 

Training Programme Director Acute Medicine 


Monday 8 June 2020


Professor Graeme Dewhurst, HEE KSS Post Graduate Dean

Case based scenarios covering acute medical presentations


Professor Nikhil Patel, Consultant Cardiologist, Head of school of Medicine


Dr Burhan Khan, respiratory Consultant, Training Programme Director IMT


Dr Fergus Chedgy, Training programme Director Gastroenterology

Acute Medicine

Dr Nick Smallwood, Training Programme Director Acute Medicine

Panel question and answer session

Dr S Badiani and Dr H Patel

Close of meeting

Monday 13 July 2020


Case based scenarios covering acute medical presentations

Cardiology on the front line (part 2)

Professor Nik Patel, Head of School HEKSS

Acute renal management

Dr Clare Castledine, Training Programme Director for Renal Medicine

Acute stroke management

Dr David Hargroves, Consultant Stroke Physician and Clinical lead for Stroke: East Kent Hospitals University Trust & SEC for NHS England

Endocrine emergencies

Dr Ben Field, Training Programme Director in Internal Medicine

Panel question and answer session

Close of meeting



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

Special rates for difficult times

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s COVID-19 online events are available 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. 

Registration for the live webinar will close 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive a webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Registrations after this point will be automatically enrolled for the on demand webinar

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