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A Pot Pourri of Primary Care

This meeting has been sponsored by Cambridge Healthcare Supplies Limited. Cambridge Healthcare Supplies Limited have had no input or influence on the main agenda, content of this meeting including the selection of speakers, except for their promotional sponsored symposia slot which is clearly disclosed in the agenda.

Dr Fernando’s sessions are completely independent of external sponsorship

Wednesday 26th June 2024
Start Time: 19:30
Finish Time: 21:30
Introducing your speaker
Dr Kevin Fernando
FRCGP FRCP Edin FAcadMEd MSc Diabetes
GP Partner North Berwick Health Centre
Content Advisor Medscape Global & UK

All delegates will receive

  • A PDF of the main speaker’s slides available for download for delegates' personal use
  • A certifcate for your appraisal portfolio
Course Accredited for 2 hours CPD
Your Learning Agenda
  • Diagnosis and management of Primary Adrenal Insufficiency (Addison’s Disease) in Primary Care
  • Diagnosis and management of Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency in Primary Care
  • Investigating Cortisol abnormalities in Primary Care
  • Diagnosis & management of Superficial Venous Thrombosis in Primary Care
  • Management of Asymptomatic Non-visible Haematuria (NVH formerly Microscopic Haematuria) in Primary Care
  • Diagnosis and management of Restless Legs Syndrome in Primary Care
Meet the Speaker
Dr Kevin Fernando

GP Partner North Berwick Health Centre, GP with Specialist Interest in Diabetes/CVRM & Medical Education.

Kevin is a part-time GP Partner (4 clinical patient-facing sessions weekly) working at North Berwick Health Centre, near Edinburgh. He is also Content Advisor for WebMD Medscape Global & UK.

Kevin is a regular keynote speaker at small and large-scale education events, throughout the UK & Ireland and abroad. His main specialist topics include; all aspects of care for people living with Type 2 Diabetes & CVRM conditions and interpretation and management of commonly abnormal blood tests in primary care. Kevin is an accomplished medical writer, and his articles distil key guidelines and consensus for primary care as well as summarise congress highlights, breaking research and its applicability to primary care.

Additionally, Kevin has co-authored several articles published in peer-reviewed journals, again covering various aspects of Type 2 Diabetes & CVRM care in Primary Care. Kevin is renowned for creating concise clinical aide memoirs (Medscape UK Primary Care Hacks https://www.medscape.co.uk/viewarticle/type-2-diabetes-cardiovascular-renal-metabolic-review-2023a 100060c) for Primary and Secondary care, to make life easier for healthcare professionals and ultimately to improve the lives of our patients.

Kevin is very active on social media (X handle @drkevinfernando) where he posts hot topics in Type 2 Diabetes & CVRM as well as delivering “tweetorials”. He recently has forayed into YouTube (@DrKevinFernando) and TikTok (@drkevinfernando) with patient-facing video content. Kevin graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2000 , holds both MRCGP and MRCP(UK) qualifications and has completed a Master’s degree in Diabetes, which he passed with distinction. Kevin has been elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and also the Academy of Medical Educators for his work in Diabetes and Medical Education.

“When you learn, teach, when you get, give.” Maya Angelou 1928-2014

Dr Kevin Fernando
Event Timings and Info
19:30 - 20:15 Session 1
20:15 - 20:45 Eczema & Itch - Are we failing our patients?
Sunil Kochhar – Prescribing Pharmacist.
Sunil has a specialist interest in Dermatology and Trichology and has a private clinic in Kent.
20:45 - 21:30 Session 2
21:30 Webinar Ends

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Delegate from Webinar: Dr Fernando is a brilliant educator, very engaging,, great power-point, great use of evidence base and teaches in a very easy to understand and enjoyable manner, thank you!! Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Delegate from Webinar: Dr Kevin Fernando speaks with such enthusiasm and he really captures his audience well and maintains attention. Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes/CVRM & Medical Education
Delegate from Webinar: Very good easy to understand and relevant to GP. Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Delegate from Webinar: Always brilliant fun. Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Delegate from Webinar: Dr Fernando´s presentation was outstanding.Very informative Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
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