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201909JAN

Monthly Meeting: Thursday 17 January 2019: Supporting adults with Obesity in General Practice

 

Dear All,

Welcome back and happy 2019 All!

The first meeting on 2019 will be held Next week on Thursday 17January 2019. We are delighted to welcome this month's speaker, Dr David Blane, academic GP and clinical tutor at Glasgow university, sessional GP at Pollock Medical Centre and steering member of Obesity Action Scotland. His talk is entitled "Supporting adults with Obesity in General Practice"

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. Food from 6:30 pm, talk starts promptly at 7pm. Please email Elaine if you can make it at [email protected]

See you there!

GLG


201805NOV

Monthly Meeting: Thursday 15 November 2018: qFIT for symptomatic patients and FIT for bowel screening

Dear All,

The November meeting will be held Next week on Thursday 15 November 2018. This month's speakers will be Facilitators Alana Struthers and Lisa Cohen from Cancer Research UK who will lead a very timely session on the newly rolled out qFIT for symptomatic patients and the differences with FIT for bowel screening, They will also cover local referral pathways and how to counsel patients regarding these tests.
Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. Please let Elaine known if you can make it at [email protected]

See you there

GLG

 


201809OCT

Monthly meeting Thursday 25 October 2018: Working with Refugees in Primary Care

Dear All,

The October meeting will be held in just over Two weeks  on Thursday 25 October 2018. Dr Becky Macfarlane, GP and co-founder of GLADAN will be leading the session on Working with Refugees in Primary Care

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light meal will be served at 6:30pm and the talk will start at 7pm promptly. Please let us know in advance if you are coming (for catering and CPD certificates) by sending an email to Elaine at [email protected] 

Warm regards GLG


201811SEP

Monthly meeting Thursday 20 September 2018: Child Protection Update

Dear Members,

The September meeting will be held next week on Thursday 20 September 2018. Dr Kerry Milligan, GP specialist from the Child Protection Unit will be leading the session on child protection.

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light meal will be served at 6:30pm and the talk will start at 7pm promptly. Please let us know in advance if you are coming (for catering and CPD certificates) by sending an email to Elaine at [email protected]


201813AUG

*Change of Date* MONTHLY MEETING Thursday 23 August 2018: Accountant Tips on Managing Finances + Life as a GP Locum

*Change Of Date* On Thursday 23 August 2018 we look forward to welcoming new GPs to the group. Stevenson and Kyles Chartered Accountants will talk about managing finances followed by a shared discussion about life as a GP locum and planning for the year ahead. Huge apologies that this date has been moved back due to unforeseen building work delays.

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light meal will be served at 6:30pm and the talk will start at 7pm promptly. Please let us know in advance if you are coming (for catering and CPD certificates) by sending an email to Elaine at [email protected] See you there!


201811JUN

June AGM Postponed: Next meeting in August 2018

Apologies all, due to unforeseen personal circumstances and low demand, we have postponed the AGM for this month. July is the planned break as usual so we will be back in August.

We will send around a summary of the year and plans for 2018/2019 over the summer, but fire away any queries you might have in the meantime!
Best wishes and we will be in touch soon, Noy and Ade at GLG


201809MAY

MONTHLY MEETING Thursday 17 May 2018: DERMATOLOGY Management of the Red Face

Hi folks,

On Thursday 17 May 2018 , we look forward to welcoming Consultant Dermatologist and Clinical Associate Professor, Dr Girish Gupta. His talk is entitled "Management of the Red Face" 

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light buffet meal will be served at 6:30pm and the talk will start at 7pm promptly.

Please let us know in advance if you are coming (for catering and CPD certificates) by sending an email to Elaine at [email protected]

See you there! GLG


201827MAR

MONTHLY MEETING Thursday 19 April 2018: Update on Welfare Rights and Benefits

Hi folks,

On Thursday 19 April , we look forward to welcoming Mr Robert Hind, Welfare Rights Officer. His talk is entitled "Update on welfare rights and benefits" 

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light buffet meal will be served at 6:30pm and the talk will start at 7pm promptly.

Please let us know in advance if you are coming (for catering and CPD certificates) by sending an email to Elaine at [email protected]

See you there! GLG


201807MAR

Monthly meeting Thursday 15 March 2018: Chronic Pain and Addiction

Hi folks,  

On Thursday 15 March 2018, we look forward to welcoming Dr Colin Rae, Pain Clinic and Anaesthetic Consultant and Lead clinician for the GGC Pain MCN. His talk is entitled "Chronic Pain and Addiction"   Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light buffet meal will be served at 6:30pm and the talks will start at 7pm promptly. Please let us know in advance if you are coming (for catering and CPD certificates) by sending an email to Elaine at [email protected]

See you there! GLG


201828FEB

Last chance to Vote: Sessional Representative for GP Sub Committee /LMC 2018

Hi All,

Just a quick reminder that the vote for the Sub Committee /LMC Sessional GP representative closes on Monday 5 March.

This vote is open to Sessional GPs only. Please email or post your ballot by this date. (All relevant information and forms were sent in an email by Kate McGloan on 9 Feb 2018)

Supporting statements from the candidates and the relevant ballot papers have also been uploaded in our 'Resources' section for your convenience.

Happy voting!
GLG


News

Monthly Meeting: Thursday 17 January 2019: Supporting adults with Obesity in General Practice
This month's speaker, Dr David Blane, academic GP and clinical tutor at Glasgow university, sessional GP at Pollock Medical Centre and steering member of Obesity Action Scotland.
Talk: "Supporting adults with Obesity in General Practice"
Usual time and venue. Email [email protected] if you can make it please!.... more

Monthly Meeting: Thursday 15 November 2018: qFIT for symptomatic patients and FIT for bowel screening
Dear All,
The November meeting will be held Next week on Thursday 15 November 2018. This month's speakers are from Cancer Research UK and will lead a very timely session on the newly rolled out qFIT testing for symptomatic patients and FIT for bowel screening
Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. Please let Elaine known if you can make it at [email protected] more