Monday 11 October: 9.00am to 5.30pm – In person and livestream
This event will delve into the safe practice of cannabis medicines. Exploring the history, regulatory environment, and pharmacology of cannabis medicines, the programme will also look at the use of different cannabis-based medical preparations for future use in a wide variety of clinical fields in the UK.
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Wednesday 13 October: 7.00pm to 8.05pm – Webinar
Sanjeev Bhaskar OBE, actor, television presenter, and the Chancellor of the University of Sussex, will join Dr Akanksha Mimi Malhotra, Vice President of the RSM Respiratory Medicine Section, for a conversation about his career, how the industry has changed over the years, his work with The British Asian Trust, The Prince’s Trust and Unicef, and how he’s been keeping busy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thursday 14 October: 12.30pm to 1.15pm – Webinar
This event will focus on the impact of COVID-19 on the ongoing diagnosis and monitoring of diabetes patients in the UK. Chaired by Professor Ketan Dhatariya, past-president of the RSM’s Endocrinology and Diabetes section, guests will include Professor Martin Rutter, University of Manchester; Dr Shivani Misra, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust; and Lucy Chambers, Head of Research Communications at Diabetes UK.