Learning objectives include:
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
Fees and funding
Course fee for 2 days is £195 & £125 for 1 day.
Please make cheques payable to ‘University of Birmingham’. Invoices may be raised. Detailed information will be sent to you with an acknowledgement of booking.
Cancellations - Fees will be refunded on a sliding scale as follows: within 2 weeks prior to course date 25% refunded; 2-4 weeks prior to course date 50% refunded, 4-6 weeks prior to course date 75%; 6 weeks plus 100% refund. It may be possible to transfer your reserved place to another available date when 6 weeks or more notice is provided, transfers with less than 6 weeks before date of course are subject to administration fees.
How to apply
To register for this course, or for further information, please contact:
Primary Care Clinical Sciences (School of Health and Population Sciences)
Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building
University of Birmingham, B15 2TT
Tel: 0121 414 3281