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After the success of the 2017 course, we are now running a further course in 2018. It will be in Birmingham on 23rd and 24th April 2018. Please email Vicky.c.moore@heartofengland.nhs.uk to register your interest.


Occupational Course Programme: Day 1

09.00

Registration & Coffee

 

09.15

Introduction to occupational asthma course

VCM

09.20

What is asthma, what is occupational asthma?

GW

10.20

Case based approach to occupational asthma

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11.15

Coffee

 

11.30

Diagnosis: serial peak flows and Oasys practical session

PSB/VCM/GW

13.00

Lunch

 

14.00

Workplaces, agents and exposures (case-based)

PSB

14.30

Practical: using the asthma hazard program

VCM/GW

15.00

tea

 

15.15

Diagnosis: challenge testing and immunology

VCM/PSB

15.30

Occupational COPD

GW

16.00

Assessing the workplace, picture quiz

PSB

16.45

questions

All

17.00

Close

 

 

 

Occupational Course Programme: Day 2

09.00

Spirometry: interpretation

VCM

10.30

Surveillance, compensation and litigation (including spirola case)                                                                               

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11.15

Coffee

 

11.30

Practical: Spirola

VCM/PSB

13.00

Lunch

 

14.00

Management of the affected worker

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15.00

tea

 

15.15

Sources of Information

ASR

16.00

Discussion of candidate cases

All

16.45

Course evaluation and summary

All

17.00

Close

 

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Comments

This looks like a great course. Are there any plans to hold it in 2018? Thanks.
10/2/2017

we are planning to hold this course again in 2018. We hope to get a date sorted within the next month or two. many thanks for your interest.
10/2/2017

Any News regarding the Course in 2018?
12/1/2017

The 2018 course is planned for April 23-24 in Birmingham, UK
12/5/2017

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