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Allergy Update for Primary Care

6 November 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Allergy Education Day, in association with the British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology


8.30-9.00 Registration

9.00-9.05 Introduction (Dr Helen Howells)

9.05-9.45 An Overview of Allergy – to include history taking, investigations, who to refer and the role of secondary care (Dr Helen Howells)

9.45-10.40 – Milk Allergy

10.40-11.00 – Break

11.00-11.30 Advice to Families – to include information on weaning, are allergies preventable, info on food labelling

11.30-12.00 – When is it not allergy? To include urticaria /salicylate and benzoate intolerance

12.00- 12.50 – Lunch

12.50-13.30 Group Work – Two groups with one for case histories and one for Adrenaline Autoinjectors- how to do a risk assessment and training. Dr Liz Angier (GP WER Allergy) and Dr Helen Howells (GP WER Allergy)

13.35-14.15 Group Work

14.20-15.00 Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis

15.00-15.20 Break

15.20-16.00 Drug Allergy

16.00-16.30 Eczema – key points for GPs

16.30-16.35 Roundup and Feedback (Dr Helen Howells)


Food is provided at this event.

Is the training accessible to wheelchairs? Please contact event organisers to discuss

Main contact

Name: Tracy Dickinson

Email: tracywgpet@outlook.com

If you have any communication or mobility needs that the event organisers need to be aware of please contact them  in advance of the course to let them know.

All delegate fees are non-refundable.  However, if it has been agreed that a refund is possible, it will be subject to an administration charge of £5 if the delegate fee is £100 or less, or £10 if the delegate fee is more than £100.

Book online

How to make your booking: Please click on the website link below

Name Cost
WGPET Member £10.00
Non Member £85.00


6 November 2018
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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