Our Values: Compassionate | Aspirational | Resourceful | Excellent

Continuing professional development

The Continuing Professional Development (CPD) tutor provides educational support and a programme of local educational events to General Practitioners (GPs) in practices in West Berkshire.

The Faculty of Medical Education provides support to the CPD tutor.

The Faculty also (in liaison with Trust consultants) co-ordinates and administers a programme of inter-professional and multi-disciplinary events for GPs and other health care professionals in primary care.

GP Education Events

 

Save the date - more details soon!

12 June 2018 GP Evening at Townlands Hospital 

28 June 2018 GP Evening at West Berkshire Community Hospital 

Autumn 2018

GP Evening at Bracknell Healthspace - date TBC

Please email  Caroline Hillman for more information and to reserve your place

 

Lunchtime learning at your practice

Our Consultants will be pleased to come to your surgery to deliver an education session. If any of the following topics are of interest, please email Caroline Hillman to arrange a convenient date:

Tinnitus and/or Hyperacusis

Chronic Kidney Disease

 Fibromyalgia, Inflammatory arthritis and Connective Tissue diseases (when to request ANA)

 Orthopaedic outcomes and enhanced recovery

 Hand and wrist pain during pregnancy

 Injection techniques in the hand, including carpal tunnel syndrome

 Orthotic sessions:

  • Foot and ankle workshop (hands on assessment for groups of under 10)
  • How to manage the top 3 adult and paediatric foot pathologies in primary care
  • Conservative management of the diabetic foot
  • Gait analysis and its application for the MSK and neuro population
  • Orthotic management of neuromuscular conditions
  • Orthotic prescription from Head to toe - what, when and why

Tracey Wicks
Medical Education & Development Administrator
Trust Education Centre
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
London Road
Reading
RG1 5AN

0118 322 6729

  • CONTACT DETAILS:

    Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust,
    London Road,
    Reading,
    RG1 5AN
    Email us
    Tel: 0118 322 5111