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MIMS Learning Essentials Courses

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 About
 Available courses
  Course content
  What our delegates said

About

Essentials courses provide a fun practical update on the latest clinical guidance with a focus on how to put it into practice. The one-day courses feature:

  • Engaging GP speakers - who understand exactly what you need to know
  • Interactive case studies - real examples of how to put guidance into practice
  • Quality improvement activities - ways to improve your practice and patient outcomes
  • Key points - lots of handy hints to take away and put straight into practice
  • Online note taking - make notes directly into our CPD organiser
  • A minimum 6 CPD credits - export your learning to The Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit at the click of a button

Available courses

Essentials Combined - one live course plus 12-month access to all online updates worth 50+ CPD credits

London, Holiday Inn Regents Park - 17 March 2017
Warrington, The Park Royal Hotel - 22 March 2017
Leeds, Hilton Leeds City - 19 April 2017
Peterborough, Haycock Hotel - 24 May 2017
Leicester, Hilton Leicester Hotel - 13 June 2017
London, Holiday Inn Regents Park - 21 June 2017

Essentials Live - practical one-day courses with 6 CPD credits

London, Holiday Inn Regents Park - 17 March 2017
Warrington, The Park Royal Hotel - 22 March 2017
Leeds, Hilton Leeds City - 19 April 2017
Peterborough, Haycock Hotel - 24 May 2017
Leicester, Hilton Leicester Hotel - 13 June 2017
London, Holiday Inn Regents Park - 21 June 2017


Course content

Courses taking place between March and June 2016 will cover a variety of topics as outlined below.

Session 1:

  • Asthma
  • Food allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Vitamin D

Session 2:

  • Multimorbidity
  • Mental health problems in people with learning disabilities
  • Chest pain of recent onset
  • Delivering quality improvement

Session 3:

  • Contraception
  • Domestic violence
  • Antenatal and postnatal mental health
  • Premature ovarian insufficiency

Session 4:

  • Sepsis
  • Low back pain and sciatica
  • Motor neurone disease
  • Irritable bowel syndrome

The day starts with registration at 8.45 and the course will run from 9.15 to 17.00.


What our delegates said

100% of delegates who attended an Essential course in 2016 were satisfied with the course. Here's what some of them told us:

'Very useful for practice - I really felt I was learning!'
'Great speakers and relevant to jobbing GPs'
'Every speaker gave very useful up to date info and very useful daily tips we can use'
'Excellent range of subjects'
'Brilliant idea to be able to make reflective notes that can be migrated straight into appraisal tool'
'Great to be taught by experienced GPs'
'Very enjoyable, definitely recommend'

Find out more and book a place on a course in 2017 here


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Price: £200

N.B. Prices include a one-day event plus a   year's access to the Essentials Syllabus.

Syllabus content


  • Bronchiolitis in children
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in children
  • Diabetes in children
  • Bipolar disorder, psychosis and schizophrenia in children
  • Female genital mutilation
  • Menopause
  • Suspected cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Prostate cancer
  • Care of the dying adult
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Hypertension
  • CVD risk assessment and lipid modification
  • Venous thromboembolic diseases
  • Chronic kidney disease: anaemia
  • Familial hypercholesterolaemia
  • Chronic heart failure
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Diabetic foot problems
  • Coeliac disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Headaches
  • Medicines optimisation

More information

We're happy to answer your questions.

020 8267 4011
conferences@haymarket.com