Faculty of Travel Medicine: Back to the Future

 22/10/2021    

 Online   

 6 CPD Approved

As travel begins to emerge from shutdown caused by COVID-19, old problems will resurface albeit in a different form.

Book Now Closing date: 22 October 2021

Overview

As travel begins to emerge from shutdown caused by COVID-19, old problems will resurface albeit in a different form. Previously neglected fields will come into sharp focus. This symposium covers infection, co-morbidity, social factors and looks at the travel industry which ultimately is a major reason why our specialty exists. Join us at this virtual conference for a dynamic day which will help to prepare you for when travel returns.

We are pleased to offer the following discounts for group bookings;

5% for 5 – 10 bookings

10% for 10 – 20 bookings

15% for over 20 bookings

If you would like to make a group booking please get in touch with the course coordinator.

  Programme

22 October

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome and introduction

Jane Chiodini
Dean of the Faculty of Travel Medicine


22 October

09:09 - 09:09

SESSION 1 - Chaired by Dr Sam Allen

Dean Elect of the Faculty of Travel Medicine


22 October

09:10 - 09:35

Tackling Pandemic Threats – how’s the future shaping up?

Prof. Maria Zambon
Deputy Director of National Infection Service
Director of Reference Microbiology Services at Public Health England


22 October

09:35 - 10:00

Untreatable STIs, scaremongering or reality?

Dr. Helen Fifer
Consultant Microbiologist, Public Health England


22 October

10:00 - 10:15

Questions


22 October

10:15 - 10:30

Refreshment break


22 October

10:30 - 10:55

Viral encephalitis - many causes, few vaccines

Dr. Benedict D. Michael
Senior Clinician Scientist Fellow, Institute of Infection and Global Health, Uni of Liverpool
Honorary Consultant Neurologist, The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust


22 October

10:30 - 10:30

SESSION 2


22 October

10:55 - 11:20

So what bit me? And a review of bite prevention

Dr. Alex Kew
Specialist Registrar, Hospital for Tropical Diseases,
London


22 October

11:20 - 11:35

Questions


22 October

11:35 - 11:50

Refreshment break


22 October

11:49 - 11:49

SESSION 3 - Chaired by Professor Jackie Taylor

President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow


22 October

11:50 - 12:15

‘I wish my doctor had asked me’

Asma Ashraf,
Research Nurse
Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Population Health Sciences
University College London


22 October

12:15 - 12:25

Questions


22 October

12:25 - 13:00

Livingstone Lecture Following Mrs Livingstone - Women in Travel Medicine

Jane Chiodini
Dean of the Faculty of Travel Medicine


22 October

13:00 - 13:45

Lunch


22 October

13:44 - 13:44

SESSION 4 - Chaired by Prof David Ross

Hon. Secretary of the Faculty of Travel Medicine


22 October

13:45 - 14:10

Travel Medicine at the summit, depths and all points between - Expedition and Wilderness Medicine

Dr. Jon Dallimore
Director of the International Diploma in Expedition and Wilderness Medicine Course, RCPSG


22 October

14:10 - 14:35

Keep moving! How realistic is that? A rheumatologist’s take on travel medicine.

Dr. Jessica Manson
Consultant Rheumatologist
University College London Hospital


22 October

14:35 - 14:50

Questions


22 October

14:50 - 15:05

Refreshment break


22 October

15:04 - 15:04

SESSION 5


22 October

15:05 - 15:30

Global travel health risks as 2021 comes to a close – what does the map look like now?

Dr. Kali Perrow
Medical Lead, Travel and International Health NHS National Services Scotland, Health Protection Scotland


22 October

15:30 - 15:40

Questions


22 October

15:40 - 16:20

Travelling in the new COVID Era Panel discussion of case studies

Panellists include;
Prof Mark Bailey
Mrs Dawn Coley
Mr Derek Evans


22 October

16:20 - 17:00

A View from the Travel Industry – Present and Future

Simon Calder
Travel writer and broadcaster, Senior travel editor for the Independent newspaper
Interviewed by
Dr Fiona Taylor


22 October

17:00 - 17:00

Thank you and Close

Jane Chiodini
Dean of the Faculty of Travel Medicine


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

AHP
Registrations
£95.00

Member
Registrations
£85.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£165.00


Coordinator

Laura McNally

 01412416225

 Email Coordinator


Location

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