Start Date End Date Price Per Delegate No. Of Attendees Total Cost Availability
27 Jan 2024 09:30 27 Jan 2024 11:30 £0.00 £0.00 Available for online booking

Asthma Update 2024

Funding provided by Pharmaceutical companies including a sponsored session over break time.

Dr Holmes’ sessions are completely independent of external sponsorship.

Saturday 27th January 2024
Start Time: 09:30
Finish Time: 11:30
Introducing your speaker
Dr Steve Holmes
GP, The Park Medical Practice, Shepton Mallet
Primary Care Respiratory Society life member and British Thoracic Council

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

This session will be based on concentrating on what is new (but what is important to maintain). It will cover current national and international guidelines and highlight what is new – what has changed and what is really relevant in the primary care management. We anticipate as ever an annual Global (GINA) report update – and there will be hot topics on asthma management involving some classic clinical cases. This presentation will try and allow time for questions and answers at the end. At the end of this session, you should feel more confident in your practice, happier about what you know and feeling clear about future direction and the options in asthma care.

  • What’s new?
  • What’s changed?
  • What’s relevant?
  • What key Messages need re-emphasising?
  • Clinical Cases
  • Q+A with feedback and discussion
Meet the Speaker
Dr Steve Holmes

Steve has worked as a GP principal since 1989, initially on the Yorkshire/Lancashire border and since 2002, at The Park Medical Practice in Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

He has a long-standing association with the Primary Care Respiratory Society, the British Thoracic Society and the Royal College of General Practitioners, as well as the International Primary Care Respiratory Society and Asthma and Lung UK.

Steve has been involved in medical education in a variety of guises, often at a national or regional level since 1991. He has been involved in a wide range of respiratory educational initiatives for generalists and specialists, both medical and nursing and has been involved in research work with more than eight universities.

He has taught nationally on quality improvement methods, leadership skills and communication skills training, for more than 20 years as well as his respiratory work.

He has published more than 300 articles, is a reviewer for more than 10 active peer reviewed journals and has had the opportunity to work at a global level.

Throughout this, he remains a clinician; passionate about the values of good primary care, continually developing the quality of clinical care, and providing holistic care for patients and their families from cradle to grave.

He is married with two adult inspirational daughters and a wife who inspired them. He manages to get time to enjoy family holidays, walking and running (up to half marathon distance), watching rugby when the opportunity allows and playing the guitar or piano badly!

Dr Steve Holmes
Event Timings and Info
09:30 - 10:15 Session 1
10:15 - 10:45 Break and Promotional Presentation
10.45 - 11:30 Session 2
11:30 Webinar Ends

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What our delegates say

Delegate from Southampton: Really nice style of presentation making the information relevant to everyday practice and answering questions which confuse most of us in our everyday practice! Good advice on inhaler choice and interesting update on vaping. Dr Steve Holmes - Respiratory
Delegate from Webinar: Great webinar - very informative and good new points to take away with me to use in practice. Dr Steve Holmes - Respiratory
Delegate from Webinar: Another excellent presentation. Very informative and up-to-date on a subject which arises weekly in general practice Dr Steve Holmes - Respiratory
Delegate from Birmingham: Excellent speaker, informative and engaging, interactive Dr Steve Holmes - Respiratory
Delegate from Glasgow: Best Respiratory lecture I have ever been to. Learnt so much today, many of my colleagues need to attend this event Dr Steve Holmes - Respiratory
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