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Workshops and Short Courses

Webinar – Allergy & the Skin Course, St. John’s DermAcademy and the Allergy Academy

Tuesday 23rd April 2024 9am-4:30pm

This one-day webinar is a collaborative effort between St. John’s DermAcademy and the Allergy Academy. Leading experts will provide an in depth look at the complex interplay between eczema, allergy, and the multi-system impact of allergic diseases . Case-based discussions and interactive quizzes will help to consolidate learning. 

For more information and to book your place, please click here.

 

The Royal Society of Medicine Improving transition care for adolescents and young people with asthma and allergies

Monday 20th May 2024 at 9:15am to 6pm

Join this in-person event with a practical clinical focus aiming to disseminate effective approaches and resources to improve transition care for adolescents and young adults with asthma and allergiesIt will be delivered by a range of multidisciplinary experts in asthma, allergies, atopic eczema, allergic gastrointestinal disease and immunodeficiencies with specific interest and expertise in this age group. BSACI members should use code CAS02BSACI20 to receive a 20% discount. Click here to find out more. 

 

Webinar – Allergy and Asthma Research updates from Imperial

Hear the latest on Allergy and Asthma research at Imperial in this zoom webinar on 20th March at 5-6pm UK time, click here.

Dr Marta Vazquez-Ortiz will cover a research update on Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome, and Prof Adnan Custovic will cover the progression from pre-school wheezing to school-age asthma. There will be time for questions and answers. Access is free and you need to register in advance via the link above.

 

Royal National ENT Hospital & UCLH Advanced Medical Rhinology Course

Registrations are now open for the inaugural Royal National ENT Hospital & UCLH Advanced Medical Rhinology Course to be held on 13th and 14th March 2024 in London.  

This two-day comprehensive symposium will feature high-quality lectures and case-based discussions on a variety of topics in upper airway disease with an expert faculty from across the UK. The aim is to provide updates in the medical management of rhinological patients with emphasis on dealing with complex and difficult cases. It promises to be an excellent multidisciplinary forum for consultants and senior trainees in the fields of otolaryngology, allergy and respiratory medicine.  

With limited places, tickets are allocated on a first come first served basis. Register here

NHS England asthma training tiers

NHS England have developed a new education and training framework to support Children and Young People’s asthma care.  The training is free, online and accredited.  

The framework is aimed at both health and non-healthcare professionals across all aspects of a child’s life and is divided into five tiers. 

Each individual should look at their level of care to determine which ‘tier’ training is the most suitable for them.  

The level of training can be determined using the framework document National-Capabilities-Framework.pdf (e-lfh.org.uk) 

Tier 2 training is aimed at professionals supporting CYP care and may include: 

  • Practice, School, Community and ward nurses  
  • Health visitors  
  • Community pharmacist  
  • AHPs 
  • Ambulance staff 

Link to the training Asthma (Children and young people) – elearning for healthcare (e-lfh.org.uk) 

Imperial College London 

Short courses in allergy

Imperial College offer a range of 2 day short courses in Allergy which are available both to students who are enrolled on the MSc in Allergy programme, and as stand-alone CPD programmes for GPs, consultants, nurses and other healthcare professionals. All courses cover the normal structure and function of the target organ before focusing on the diagnosis and management of specific allergic conditions, and explore current research themes with a potential impact on diagnosis and treatment.

To register for a place visit:

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/cpd/allergy

Allergy MSc Imperial – new online stream & scholarships

Imperial College London now offers a fully online stream for their part-time Allergy PGCert, PGDip and MSc, in addition to the existing blended stream that includes on-campus attendance. Applications for next academic year, starting in October 2023, are still open until end of August. Information and links:  

  • Information on our scholarships (application deadline 13th July)

Please contact [email protected] or [email protected] if you have any queries. 

 

Anaphylaxis UK

The Anaphylaxis UK have developed Allergy Wise online training for anaphylaxis and severe allergy. 

Please click here for more details

Allergy Academy

Please click here for details of all Allergy Academy events.

 

 

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