GP Update (Cohort 13)

Red Whale deliver practical, straightforward evidence-based learning and help to embed your learning by applying it to case studies and common clinical conundrums.

What will be covered?

  • Respiratory: COPD - Does the 2023 GOLD guidance change care?; Asthma - How GINA 2022 and NICE integrate and how ‘single inhaler therapy’ (SIT) is changing our approach
  • Diabetes: An overview of all that’s new and topical in diabetes
  • Cancer: To FIT or not to FIT? And what do we  do about ovarian cancer screening?
  • Mental health: Addressing self-harm within primary care
  • MSK: Osteoarthritis: why language matters and how NICE have changed analgesia recommendations
  • And lot’s more primary care topics including dermatology updates and analgesic ear drops for otitis media

What you get

  • 5 hours of the latest and most relevant updates for primary care – delivered face-to-face
  • 12 months access to our online written resources
  • A copy of the GP Update printed handbook, with articles on all the topics covered on the day and more

The GP Update Handbook 

When you arrive at your course, we will give you a copy of the GP Update printed handbook. In it, you’ll find all the articles on the topics covered at your course – as well as some additional ones. It is packed with pragmatic advice and tips to change your practice straight away – as well as loads of ideas for audit and QA. A super handy reference source to use in your consultations.

Online Written Resources

For even more learning than you’ll find in our printed handbook, there’s the online written resources! Hundreds of articles, all in one place, covering more than 97% of the RCGP curriculum - like an online encyclopaedia for primary care professionals. 

  • Continually updated to provide a reliable source of information and help ease cognitive overload
  • Fully searchable to help you find fast and reliable answers to real problems during consultations
  • A handy online resource to support you with your PUNS and DENS
  • Packed with ready-made protocols to standardise practice within surgeries and PCNs

We are pleased to advise that places at this year's GP Update are completely FREE! This course has been funded by Boost in collaboration with the NHS North East & North Cumbria Integrated Care Board Primary Care Team (for the north Cumbria place).

Registration and refreshments will be available from 9:30am for a prompt start at 10:00am. Please note that lunch will be provided, so let us know in advance if you have any dietary requirements.  

If you have any queries about this event or any special requirements, please contact get in touch.

Event Details

Event date 14 October 2023 10:00 am
Event end date 14 October 2023 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 23 June 2023
Available places 2
Cut off date 29 September 2023
Individual Price Free
Castle Inn Hotel, Bassenthwaite, Nr Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RG
Castle Inn Hotel, Bassenthwaite, Nr Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RG
Castle Inn Hotel, Bassenthwaite, Nr Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RG
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