First Steps in Managing Allergies (RCGP Event)

Wednesday 29th April 2020

Programme

09:30-10:00
Arrival and Registration
 Morning Session Chair: GP/Rosy
10:00-10:10
Welcome and Introduction

Dr Rosy Wells

Consultant in Paediatric Allergy

St Georges Hospital, Tooting

10:10-10:50
Managment of Urticaria/eczema in primary care
 Dr Alya Abdul-Wahab
Consultant Dermatologist
St George's Hospital, Tooting
10:50-11.30
Recognising and managing allergic respiratory disease: Asthma and rhinitis
Dr Anne Christopher
Paediatric Allergy and Resipiratory Consultant, St George's Hospital
11:30-12:15
10 Common Allergy Questions 

Dr Tom Marrs

Consultant in Paediatric Allergy, St Thomas' Hospital

12:15-13:15
Lunch
 Afternoon SessionChair: Lucy Thomas
13:15-13:30
Spare pens in school for Wansworth and Merton
Ms Alia Boardman
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Guys and St Thomas' Hospital
13:30-14:15
Prevention of food allergies- what to tell parents
Dr Michael Perkin  
Paediatric Allergist and Reader in Clinical Epidemiology
St George's Hospital, Tooting
14:15-14:45
Cow's milk allergy and formulas
Mr Misbah Primett
Paediatric Allergy Dietician
St George's Hospital, Tooting
14:45-15:00
Break
 15:00-15:30
Pollen Food Syndrome 

Dr Rosy Wells

Paediatric Allergy Consultant

Ms Sarita Fenton

Clinical Nurse Specialist

St George's Hospital, Tooting

15:30-16:30

 3 x 20 minute workshops:

  • AAI training
  • Eczema creams and applications
  • Inhaler technique/ management plans and managing allergic reactions

Ms Sarita Fenton 

Clinical Nurse Specialist

St George's Hospital, Tooting

Ms Alia Boardman

Clinical Nurse Specialist

St George's Hospital, Tooting

16:30
Close of meeting