About this event

  • Date and time Thu 1 Jul 2021 from 9:20am to 1 Jul 2021 at 11:30am
  • Location Online

Don't miss the fourth episode in our third Managing acute medical presentations on the frontline series for all trainees working in frontline medicine, hosted by the Royal Society of Medicine and the Health Education Kent Surrey Sussex (HEKSS) Deanery.

These webinars provide case-based scenarios covering the most common acute medical presentations. This episode will focus on geriatric medicine, with​ sessions on UTIs in older patients, orthogeriatrics, Parkinson's disease and the 3 D's of geriatric psychiatry; dementia, depression and delirium. 

In each episode, our expert panel of speakers cover the initial assessment and management of medical conditions, highlighting any tips and red flags to look out for.

The programme is most relevant forCore MedicalandInternal 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. 

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Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.

CPD accredited: A CPD certificate with 2 CPD credits 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.  


Key speakers

Dr Josie Jenkinson

Dr Josie Jenkinson MBBS BSc MSc PhD MRCPysch

Consultant Psychiatrist for Older People, Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals Psychiatric Liaison Service

Speaker's biography

Dr Josie Jenkinson is a consultant psychiatrist for older people based with the Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals Psychiatric Liaison Service. She is also Deputy Director of Research and Development at Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Vice-Chair of the Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry at the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Dr Emma Wilkinson

Dr Emma Wilkinson

Clinical lead for Senior Adult Medical Services (SAMS), Ashford and St Peter's Hospital

Speaker's biography

Dr Emma Wilkinson is the clinical lead for Senior Adult Medical Services at Ashford and St Peter's Hospital. She qualified at Imperial College School of Medicine.  


She has special interests in Parkinson’s disease, recognising dying and preparing for the last 1000 days with Advanced Care Planning.


She has a particular focus in collaboration and integration, as well as using MDT working to develop flow in and out of hospitals, bringing the focus to the complex patients and the staff who care for them with an award-winning 'What matters to me' approach.


She believes communication is the key to improvement and good care, whilst transformation comes from the thought of making tomorrow a better day using QI methodology.  


View the programme 01 July 2021

Welcome and introduction

Dr Michael Wood, Training Programme Director (IMT)

Urinary tract infections in older people

Dr Richard Williams, Consultant Interface Geriatrician, Ashford and St Peters Foundation Trust and CSH Surrey

Managing frailty in the context of hip fractures

Dr Keefai Yeong, Consultant Orthogeriatrician

Parkinson’s disease ; Quirks and tips in the elderly

Dr Emma Wilkinson, Clinical lead for Senior Adult Medicine Service

Frailty and the 3 Ds – Dementia, Depression and Delirium

Dr Josie Jenkinson, MBBS BSc MSc PhD MRCPysch, Consultant Psychiatrist for Older People

Q&A session

Panel discussion

Closing remarks

Dr Michael Wood, Training Programme Director (IMT)



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations. 

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.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

All webinars will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on 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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