Primary Care Respiratory Society Conference

We have a packed programme with three streams, designed to inspire, educate, inform and support you in everyday practice. For GPs, nurses, pharmacists, physios, paramedics, and any HCPs interested in improving outcomes and best practice for patients with respiratory conditions in primary, community and integrated care settings. Register Now Find out about the latest in asthma and COPD, as well as sessions […]

World Lung Day

World Lung Day (WLD), 25 September, is a day for lung health advocacy and action, an opportunity for us all to unite and promote better lung health globally. Taking care of our lungs is now more important than ever. So, this year on 25 September, we will be asking the world to ‘care for your […]

ARNS Webinar: Spirometry overview by Louise Lomas (ARNS Diagnostic lead)

Spirometry webinar by Louise Lomas (ARNS Diagnostic lead) Chair Iain Wheatley (ARNS Diagnosis &Therapeutics Subcommittee lead) Date: 29th September 2021 Time: 6.30-7.30pm Current guidance regarding restart. Spirometry in primary care. Triage and alternative pathways in primary care. IPC suggested pathway. QOF requirements. Example traces Louise Thomas - ARNS Diagnostic Lead Biography: Louise qualified as a […]

Stoptober

What is Stoptober? Stoptober is a 28 day long event run each October during which participants are encouraged to stop smoking. Public Health England created the annual campaign and continues to fund it. The idea is that participants pledge themselves to not smoke during the 28 day period, with a mind to giving up altogether. […]

6th International Tracheostomy Symposium

6th International Tracheostomy Symposium By the patient, for the patient Global event across worldwide timezones Thursday 7th & Friday 8th October 2021* Virtual meeting, presented live from, Manchester, UK *Live elements will span two dates in global time zones The premier event for tracheostomy specialists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, patients and families to grow […]

PCRS/BTS Webinar – Integrated solutions to diagnosing and managing chronic breathlessness

Webinar Series: Integrated solutions to diagnosing and managing chronic breathlessness   The Primary Care Respiratory Society and the British Thoracic Society are pleased to offer a series of events promoting effective ways of delivering care to respiratory patients that foster collaboration between primary and secondary care teams. Between October and December 2021 we will hold 3 webinars and a half […]

£100

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health. The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs […]

FeNO Learning Collaborative – 1

A series of online events to share learning from FeNO testing implementation and use across the country. About this event FeNO Learning Collaborative - 1 The collaborative will bring together healthcare professionals who are currently using FeNO, are in the process of implementing testing or are interested in/planning to do so. In collaboration with the […]

Free

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) & Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) – Part 1

This event is being offered as a two part online Course, and will take place over two half-days on the dates and times below: Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) – Friday 15 October 2021, 13:00-17:00 and, Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) – Friday 12 November 2021, 13:00-17:00 These two short courses will take place across two half-days and bookings are […]

PCRS/BTS Webinar – Inequalities in respiratory healthcare: What can we learn from integrated care?

Webinar Series: Inequalities in respiratory healthcare: What can we learn from integrated care?   The Primary Care Respiratory Society and the British Thoracic Society are pleased to offer a series of events promoting effective ways of delivering care to respiratory patients that foster collaboration between primary and secondary care teams. Between October and December 2021 we will hold 3 webinars […]

£100

PCRS/BTS Webinar – Transforming access to pulmonary rehabilitation: How integration can reduce variation

Webinar Series: Transforming access to pulmonary rehabilitation: How integration can reduce variation   The Primary Care Respiratory Society and the British Thoracic Society are pleased to offer a series of events promoting effective ways of delivering care to respiratory patients that foster collaboration between primary and secondary care teams. Between October and December 2021 we will hold 3 webinars and […]

£100

World COPD Day

World COPD is an annual event which takes place on the second or third Wednesday in November. It is organised by the 'Global initiative for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease' (GOLD) to improve awareness and care of COPD around the world. To find out more go to the GOLD website or visit the website of the British Lung Foundation (BLF)