Our short courses have been created in collaboration with leading scientists and clinicians operating in the NHS.

Upcoming courses

Fetal Cardiology for Obstet. and Fetal Medicine Specialists

Now in its 2nd year, this two-day course aims to provide Obstetricians and Fetal Medicine Specialists with an update on fetal cardiology topics which are relevant to management of high-risk pregnancies.

Based in St George's Hospital, the course will include ultrasound evaluation of specific forms of congenital heart disease as seen in the fetus, pregnancy management and update on postnatal outcome. Quiz sessions throughout the course will provide you with challenging ultrasound images to test your diagnostic skills, and are discussed in an interactive way.

Date: 12 July - 13 July 2018

Duration: Two days

Fee:

Early bird fee: £290 (until 31 March)

Standard Fee: £320 (from 1 April)

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The Co-Morbidities of Epilepsy

Epilepsy is the most common, chronic neurological condition in the UK. The course will offer a practical grounding in the most common co-morbidities associated with epilepsy. This is an area of growing clinical interest, and relevant to the care of patients with epilepsy.

The course aims to provide a basic grounding in the epidemiology, nature, diagnosis and treatment of common co-morbidities in patients with epilepsy and is best suited for general neurologists, epileptologists, specialist nurses and psychologists/psychiatrists.

Date: 6 July 2018

Duration: One day

Fee: £35

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Practical course on cardiac imaging in cardiomyopathies and athlete’s heart

This course on imaging in cardiomyopathies and athlete’s heart will help the attendees to build up their expertise in a field that has exponentially grown in the last 10 years. The aim of the course is to provide a basic knowledge and ability to accurately differentiate findings suggestive of a potentially lethal cardiovascular disorder from normal variants or features of benign physiological adaptations.

Date: 30 May 2018

Duration: Full day

Fees

Early bird fee: £70 (SGUL/STG Trust staff) and £100 (Non SGUL/STG Trust staff) until 3 April 2018

Standard fee: £120 (SGUL/STG Trust staff) and £160 (Non SGUL/STG Trust staff) from 4 April 2018

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Heart Failure in Clinical Practice

Heart Failure is a growing epidemic and a rapidly evolving subspecialty in cardiology with heart failure being the leading cause of hospitalisation among adults over the age of 65.

This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to respond to this developing issue in your own clinical practice, introducing you to new ways to spot and treat Heart Failure using new novel new drugs and devices that can prolong life expectancy.

Date: 19 March 2018

Duration: Full day

Fee:

Clinicians: £175

Nurses and other Healthcare Professions: £100

Students: £75*

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Surgical Approaches to the Shoulder and Elbow - limited places

This course aims to improve your surgical ability, and familiarity, with the surgical approaches to the shoulder and elbow associated with trauma surgery. Taught in the anatomy department of St George’s, University of London, you’ll use dissection to develop your knowledge, ability and confidence in trauma surgery.

Date: 12 March - 13 March 2018

Duration: Two days

Fee: £350

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Neurosurgery High Speed Drill Course - limited places

Junior Neurosurgery Trainees (ST1-4). Developing drilling skills is an essential operative skills in Neurosurgery (curriculum requirement). Junior trainees should have the opportunity to simulate before working on patients.

Date: 9 March 2018

Duration: Half day (PM)

Fee: Free but a £50 deposit is required and will be refunded on the day.

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Short courses in development

Below you can book your place onto a short course or register your interest for upcoming short courses. We have a range of short courses in development so check back regularly. 

Consultant Clinical Geneticist Variant Workshop

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WRiiTe Experiential Diabetes for Health Care Professionals

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Past courses

Practical course on ECG interpretation in the young and in athletes

The course is focused on the interpretation of electrocardiography (ECG) in young individuals (14-35 years) and in athletes. The course provides practical insights on how the Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) screening programme is organised.

'Practical course on ECG interpretation in the young and in athletes' has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 4 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s)

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Contact us

Professional Education Centre
St George's, University of London
Cranmer Terrace
London
SW17 0RE
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Last Updated: Wednesday, 07 February 2018 16:12