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Aug 14, 2019 | Stockport, England
Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - Stockport NHS Foundation Trust is organized by National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and will be held on Aug 14, 2019 at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, Stockport, England, United Kingdom. Course Description: A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research. Course information The course is aimed at site staff involved in the conduct of studies once they have been accepted onto the NIHR Portfolio. Individuals involved in the design and management of portfolio studies are able to access this course but should be aware that it will not address their specific needs. Aims This course is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their work to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected. Expected learning outcomes Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 07 - 08, 2019 | CPD 15.00 | USD $250 | Stockport, England
Abdominal Imaging 2-Day Categorical Course is organized by American College of Radiology (ACR) and will be held from Nov 07 - 08, 2019 at Pinewood House Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport, England, United Kingdom. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15 CPD credits. Course Description: This two-day course delivers an intensive review of and insights into the pathophysiology of small bowel and colon topics. Selected inflammatory and obstructive small and large bowel disease will be discussed and illustrated in detail. Structural and pathophysiologic changes that occur in these diseases will be described and the effects on the bowel shown. You will see some things you have never seen before. Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to: • Understand the major inflammatory diseases of the bowel. • Discuss some less common inflammatory bowel diseases. • Differentiate between Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. • Recognize and stage small and large bowel obstructions. • Recognize the spectrum, stages, and pathophysiology of ischemic colitis. • Differentiate among pelvic hernias and stage the severity of bowel herniations. • Make the CT diagnose of Celiac disease from pattern recognition and see examples of the malabsorption pattern in other diseases. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.