BMS Women's Health Meeting - 11 September 2019 - Dartford

Date: 11 Sep 2019

Start time: 09:00AM

End time: 05:00PM

Venue: Mercure Dartford Brands Hatch Hotel

Brands Hatch Road

West Kingsdown

Dartford

Kent

DA3 8PE

Cost: Please refer to the BMS website

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BMS Women's Health Meeting - 11 September 2019 - Dartford

Topics

  • Specialist Gynaecology
  • Menopause and PMS
  • Gynaecology

This BMS Women’s Health Meeting, organised with Miss Anne Henderson, is open to all health professionals – GPs, clinic doctors, gynaecologists, specialist and practice nurses, SRH specialists, O&G and GP trainees.  We also welcome anyone allied to the health profession with an interest in women’s health.

The comprehensive programme is both interesting and informative.   Sessions include:

  • Modern HRT management
  • Managing the psychosexual perspective in menopause
  • Myths and reality of breast cancer and hormones
  • The menopausal ovary - an oncological perspective
  • BRCA and HRT - a patient's view
  • Herbal treatment for menopause - fallacy or fabulous?
  • Prevention and management of osteoporosis

The format provides delegates with the opportunity to network with speakers and colleagues from both primary and secondary care – and to raise queries, questions and seek advice from our specialist panel.

A certificate of attendance will be issued electronically to all delegates after the meeting and the meeting carries 6 CPD credits.

Programme

 

09.00 - 09.30

Registration and refreshments

09.30 - 09.35

Welcome & introduction, Miss Anne Henderson, Consultant Gynaecologist, BMS recognised Menopause Specialist

09.35 - 10.30

Modern HRT management – progress or procrastination?

Miss Anne Henderson

10.30 - 11.15

 

Tips and tricks for managing the psychosexual perspective in menopause

Miss Leila Frodsham, Consultant Gynaecologist and Lead for Psychosexual Medicine, Guys & St Thomas’ Hospital, Ex-Chair Institute of Psychosexual Medicine

11.15 - 11.45

Coffee and exhibition

11.45 - 12.30

The myths and reality of breast cancer and hormones

Mrs Ritchie Chalmers, Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon, Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

12.30 - 13.15

The menopausal ovary – an oncological perspective

Professor Omer Devaja, Consultant Gynae Oncological Surgeon, Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

13.15 - 14.15

Lunch and exhibition

14.15 - 14.30

BRCA and HRT – a patient’s perspective, Member of the BRCA Kent Support Group

14.30 - 15.15

Herbal treatment for the menopause – fallacy or fabulous?

Ms Anita Ralph, Medical Herbalist, Senior Member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists

15.15 - 15.45

Tea and exhibition

15.45 - 16.30

Update on prevention and management of osteoporosis

Dr Paul Ryan, Consultant in Nuclear Medicine, KIMS Hospital

16.30- 17.00

Question and answer session