March 2020

05
Mar
Liver Biopsy in the Assessment of Medical Liver Disease

Venue: The Royal College of Pathologists, 6, Alie Street, E1 8QT

This course will provide a practical diagnostic approach to reporting medical liver biopsies, focusing on the importance of clinico-pathological correlation in assessing common patterns of liver damage. Recommended for senior trainees in Pathology and Hepatology and consultant histopathologists and gastroenterologists who are regularly involved in liver biopsy assessment (without necessarily working in a Liver Unit).

5 CPD Points

Download a programme here >  Download Programme Liver biopsy 05032020.pdf

Full information and how to register for the meeting is now available on the RCPath website here> https://www.rcpath.org/event/liver-biopsy-in-the-assessment-of-medical-liver-disease-7.html  .

19
Mar
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20
Mar
Liver-Gut Axis Friend or Foe? Edgbaston Conference Centre, Birmingham

The Liver Unit at Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital is celebrating their 30-year anniversary commemorating the opening of the Paediatric Liver Unit in 1989 at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Five Ways, Birmingham. 

They are delighted to be hosting a joint scientific meeting with their Gastroenterology and Allied Health Professional Colleagues over two days. There will be plenary sessions in the field of Hepatology, Gastroenterology and Nutrition with opportunities for interactive discussion and workshops led by all their team including their Allied Health Professionals.

Don’t miss this special event to catch up with everyone, contribute to the science and have fun!

Registration and Abstract Submission is Open - visit the meeting website for full information > https://liverunit30.co.uk/ 

View a programme here >   Download Birmingham Liver Unit Meet Prog 2020 2.pdf

20
Mar
Autoimmune Liver Disease Forum

Venue: The Burlington Hotel, Birmingham

This Forum presents a contemporary overview of evidence-based clinical practice and research activity in Autoimmune Liver Diseases (AILD). Each speaker is a key opinion leader in their field, with coverage of topics that encompass risk stratification, timing and choice of therapeutic strategies, clinical trial updates, and management considerations in special populations.

To register please visit: www.drfalk.co.uk/meeting/falk-forum-76.

Programme: Download FF 76 - Bham BSG APPROVED.pdf.

 

April 2020

15
Apr
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19
Apr
The International Liver Congress, London UK

 

At EASL’s annual International Liver Congress, ILC 2020, doctors, patients, allied health professionals and policymakers will discuss the important new insights and information to help them combat liver disease. Attendees will hear the latest epidemiological and real-world data on how physical inactivity and poor diets contribute to liver disease and gain a deeper understanding of the underlying mechanisms. Leading clinicians and researchers in the field will talk about the kinds of everyday life changes that can help or even reverse liver disease, and update on treatment options.

The congress will also update attendees on EASL’s important policy and advocacy work, providing evidence and support to governments and international organizations implementing laws and policies that promote health in daily life.

Whatever your role, ILC 2020 will involve you in EASL’s mission to improve liver heath and support you in doing your part.

The International Liver Congress™ 2020 website is now live - abstract submission and registration is open.

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23
Apr
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24
Apr
RCP Annual Conference Medicine 2020 - Birmingham

Medicine 2020 is the RCP's sixth annual conference and takes place at The ICC, Birmingham. Bringing together speakers at the forefront of improving patient care, Medicine 2020 will provide an essential national update for physicians from all career grades and specialties. Exploring ground-breaking medical developments, we’ll focus on how to deliver world-class healthcare.

Full information can be found on the RCP website here > https://rcpmedicine.co.uk/2020/