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201818JAN

Thursday 18th January: Dr Stephen Barclay's talk re: "Abnormal LFTs & Hepatitis C update

Happy New Year everyone.

This months educational talk will be given by Dr Stephen Barclay about "Abnormal LFTs & Hepatitis C update"

If this topic interests you, can you please let Elaine know (for catering & certificate purposes please). The meeting will be held at the usual venue: Glasgow LMC, 40 New City Rd, Glasgow, G4 9JT. Light buffet provided and meeting starts at 7pm.


201708NOV

correction Thursday 16 November 2017 : Mindfulness in clinical practice

Hi folks,
On Thursday 16 November 2017, we look forward to welcoming Mhairi Alkirwi, GP for a talk on Mindfulness in clinical practice.

Here's a link to some interesting background
https://www.psych.ox.ac.uk/research/mindfulness
All the cool kids are talking about it nowadays it seems, so come on board!

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]


201701OCT

Monthly meeting Thursday 12 October 2017: Psychiatry talk by Dr Alisdair Kinniburgh: "Heaven knows I'm Miserable"

Hi folks, 
On Thursday 12 October 2017 (Please note that this is unusually the Second Thursday of the month), we look forward to welcoming Dr Kinniburgh, Consultant Psychiatrist for a talk entitled "Heaven knows I'm Miserable"
 
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]

201705SEP

Thursday 21 September 2017: Interactive session on Medicolegal issues in GP by Dr Susan Gibson Smith, MDDUS + Overview

Hi folks,

On Thursday 21 September 2017, we look forward to hosting an Interactive lecture and small group session on Medicolegal issues in GP by Dr Susan Gibson Smith from MDDUS. Queries welcome, bring them along! We will also have an overview of the Glasgow LMC by Dr Patricia Moultrie, LMC Medical Secretary.

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light 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]


201708AUG

Thursday 17 August 2017: Accountant Tips on Managing Finances and Life as a Locum

Welcome back All! On Thursday 17 August 2017, 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 working as a locum in GGC and planning the year ahead.

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]


201711JUN

Postponed: June AGM, next meeting in August

Apologies all, due to unforseen 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 be sending around the information regarding the finances of the group and a general overview of the year 2016 / 2017 as well as BLS dates once we have confirmed interest and finalised dates (please let us know if you're still looking to get your BLS done). If anyone has any questions or comments, we will be happy to hear from you. Best wishes and we will be in touch soon, Noy and Ade at GLG


201707MAY

May monthly meeting: Thursday 18 May 2017 Palliative Care

Dear Members,

The May monthly meeting will be held on THURSDAY 18 May 2017. Dr Euan Paterson, Macmillan GP Facilitator and Clinical Lead for Greater Glasgow and Clyde Palliative Care MCN will lead this Update on Palliative Care.

Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light buffet 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 emailing our administrator at [email protected]


201709APR

MONTHLY MEETING: THURSDAY 20 APRIL: Paediatrics update on GORD and CMPA

Dear Members, The April monthly meeting will be held on THURSDAY 20 APRIL 2017. Dr Paul Higgins, Consultant Paediatrician from RHC Glasgow who will lead this session on GORD and CMPA (spoiler alert: there might even be a chance to familiarise ourselves with some of the more notorious infant formula flavours!) Usual venue : LMC building, 40 New City Road, G4 9JT. A light buffet 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) with an email to our administrator at [email protected]

201701MAR

MONTHLY MEETING Thursday 23 MARCH 2017: Dermatology Picture Quiz

Dear Members, 

Please note: The March monthly meeting will be held on the fourth Thursday of this month THURSDAY 23 MARCH 2017. Dr Catherine Jury, Consultant Dermatologist at Glasgow Royal and RHC who will lead this session in an interactive dermatology picture quiz. 

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) with an email to our temporary administrator Mary at [email protected] 

Our usual email [email protected] is also being checked but please be aware, you might receive an out-of-office reply if you write to it!)


News

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

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] more