Programme
9:00 - 9:15
Chair's welcome and conference open
  • 9:00 – 9:03  Chairs welcome and conference open 
  • 9:03 – 9:15  Welcome address 
    Rt Hon Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care , England 

      Chair: Dr Michael Mulholland, Vice Chair for Professional Development

9:15 - 9:45
The new health landscape
  • 09:15 – 9:30 General practice, Covid-19 and the future of health care delivery

      Professor Anthony Costello, Professor of Global Health and Sustainable Development, University College London

  • 9:30 – 9:45  Q&A
      Chair: Dr Michael Mulholland, RCGP Vice Chair for Professional Development
9:50 - 10:20
Sponsored session
  • 9:50 – 10:20 Improving recognition and reducing the time to diagnosis of spinal muscular atrophy: whose responsibility?

       Dr Diane Massey, Professional Services lead, Institute of Health Visiting

       Professor Laurent Servais, Professor of Paediatric Neuromuscular Disease & UK and Invited Professor of Child Neurology, MDUK Oxford Neuromuscular Centre & Liège University, Liège, Belgium

       Dr Richard Pratt, Former GP Lead & Independent Advisor, Paediatric Care Online & Up To Date UK Primary Care

10:20 - 10:35
Break
10:35 - 11:20
Patient care at the heart of general practice
  • 10:35 – 10:50  Personalised care for all

       Dr Pauline Foreman, GP, Hertfordshire and Clinical Director, Personalised Care Institute (PCI)

  • 10:50 – 11:05  The wider practice team 

       Professor Mike Holmes, GP, Yorkshire and RCGP Vice Chair 

  • 11:05 – 11:20 Q&A 
      Chair: Dr Gary Howsam, RCGP Vice Chair for External Affairs
11:25 - 12:00
Building the future of general practice
  • 11:25 – 11:45  Building the future of general practice

      Professor Martin Marshall, RCGP Chair

  • 11:45 – 12:00 Q&A
      Chair: Dr Michael Mulholland, Vice Chair for Professional Development
12:05 - 12:35
Sponsored session
  • 12:05 – 12:35 Teledermatology: The future of consultations has arrived

       Dr Bav Shergill, Consultant Dermatologist, Sussex

      Chair: Dr Gary Howsam, RCGP Vice Chair for External Affairs

12:35 - 13:20
Lunch Break
13:20 - 14:05
Future of consultation
  • 13:20 – 13:35  Consulting in the time of COVID-19 – and getting the patients on our side

     Dr Amir Khan, GP and author of ‘The Doctor Will See You Now’

  • 13:35 – 13:50  In conversation: a virtual approach to entering the profession

      Dr Michael MulhollandVice Chair of Professional Development

      Dr Onyi Okonkwo, GP Partner & RCGP Examiner, Wand Medical Centre , Birmingham & Royal College of GPs

      Dr Anthony JamesChair, RCGP Associate in Training Community

  • 13:50 – 14:05   Q&A

      Chair: Professor Amanda Howe, RCGP President

14:10 - 14:40
Sponsored session
         What every clinician in the NHS should know about post Covid-19 issues
        Dr Steve Holmes, GP, Shepton Mallet, Somerset
        Chair: Dr Dirk Pilat, Medical Director, eLearning and Accreditation, Royal College of GPs
14:40 - 14:55
Break
14:55 - 16:05
Health inequalities
  • 14:55-15:10  Introduction to health inequalities

    The single biggest unaddressed challenge to the UK health services is the profound and enduring health inequality relating to socio-economic status

     Dr James Matheson, Chair of the RCGP Health Inequalities Standing Group 

  • 15:10 – 15:25   A compassionate road to recovery

       Dr Carey Lunan,  GP Partner and Chair, RCGP Scotland 

  • 15:25 – 15:40  COVID-19 – racial disparities in health

      Dr Zana Khan, Inclusion Health GP, South London and Maudsley NHS Trust  

  • 15:40-15:55  Q&A
  • 15:55-16:05  Closing remarks

       Professor Amanda Howe, RCGP President 

     Chair: Dr Victoria Tzortziou-Brown, Joint Honorary Secretary, RCGP