This two day course aims to provide theoretical and practical knowledge of liver diseases and how to manage them in primary care.
An understanding of how to interpret liver function tests, when to investigate and when to consider referral
How to identify the patients with chronic liver disease
The community management of alcohol use disorders
Developments in non alcoholic fatty liver disease
Screening and community management of viral hepatitis
Gall bladder disease - who to suspect and when to refer
Vaccination and drugs in patients with liver disease
An update on liver transplantation
The National Liver Plan from the liver czar
Dr Phil Newsome, Senior Lecturer in Hepatology UoB & Hon Consultant Hepatologist UHB
Who is the course for?
The course is aimed at GPs, practice nurses and other health care professionals working in primary care.
Centre for Professional Development, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT
Is this course accredited?
This is a 2 day CPD accredited course
£125 per day
£195 for 2 days
How to apply
Register for this course online using a credit or debit card.
For more information please contact Tamara Ball
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3281