This course teaches the practice of minor skin surgery techniques, including a range of joint injections and non-surgical techniques as set out in the GMS contract for primary care minor surgery.
About this section
General Practice with Primary Healthcare Section provides a national independent forum to promote high-quality education, networking and an exchange of ideas on topical and emerging issues in primary care by learning with, from and about other professions.
- First prize: £300
To be announced
GP registrars, postgraduate students based in primary care, medical students and other undergraduates from professional groups involved in primary care and patients with experiences from primary care.
Submit an essay of up to 3,000 words on one of the following topics:
- An account of an audit or research project carried out in primary care
- A reflective account of a health consultation in your primary care practice
- A reflective account of an example of a team working in primary care
The winner will be required to present their essay at the GP Update meeting on 11 September 2019.
- First prize: £100
- Second prize: £50
Monday 1 July 2019
Medical students and trainees.
Submit a 250-word abstract describing the nature and purpose of your poster presentation, which should be relevant to a topic to be discussed at the 39th Primary Care Update. The abstract should be clearly structured and describe original research, a literature review or case studies.
Please include the title of the poster, the names of presenting and other authors and their professional role and affiliation.
Shortlisted applicants will be given a free place to the meeting. Posters should be printed on A1 size for presentation.
Dr Andrew Papanikitas