About this event

  • Date and time Thu 8 Oct 2020 from 9:20am to 12:00pm
  • 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 series will provide case-based scenarios covering the most common acute medical presentations, including cardiology, respiratory, rheumatology and many more. 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. 

Episode 1: Thursday 8th October, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

Episode 2: Wednesday 4th November, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

Episode 3: tbc 

Episode 4: tbc 

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.  

Episode 1 will also include the opportunity for all Kent, Surrey, Sussex (KSS) trainees to meet with the Training Programme Directors (TPDs) separately from 11.30am to 12:30pm. Please do let us know if you are a KSS trainee on the day of the webinar by clicking ‘Yes’ when logging in (further details to follow). 

CPD certificate with 2 CPD credit will be issued to those joining each webinar live and will be automatically issued after 7 days  to those who watched the webinar live in its entirety. Those who watch the webinar on-demand will receive a CPD certificate 30 days after the webinar has gone live.  

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Key speakers

Dr Andrew Marshall

Dr Andrew Marshall

Consultant Cardiologist at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Speaker's biography

Dr Andrew Marshall qualified from Cambridge University in 2000 and completed his cardiology training in NW London. During his specialty training he was awarded an MD from the University of Cambridge for work in heart failure and cardiac imaging undertaken at Harefield Hospital. His subspecialty areas of expertise are heart failure, heart valve disease and multimodality cardiac imaging. He also leads the local Adult Congenital Heart Disease service.

He is accredited in echocardiography, cardiac CT and nuclear cardiology, and has also trained in cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging.  He has dual accreditation in cardiology and general medicine, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.


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Professor Nikhil Patel, Consultant cardiologist, Head of School of Medicine

Cardiology - Acute heart failure

Dr Andrew Marshall, Consultant Cardiologist - East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Rheumatology - Acute presentations

Dr Sam Panthakalam, Consultant Rheumatologist, East Sussex Healthcare 

Frailty - Acute presentations

Dr Henry Alexander, Consultant Geriatrician, East Sussex NHS Healthcare Trust 

Further questions answered

KSS Trainees - Meet the Training Programme Directors

Dr Mike Wood and Dr Benjamin Field