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Health Protection Diary of Events and Webinars

 

Events

Name

Date Location

Register Interest

SHPN - HIV PrEP

19th November 2018

Video conference will be available

Surgeons Quarter, The Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh

To register your interest please go to:

https://response.questback.com/nhseducationforscotland/vhancu5dhw by 12noon 8th October 2018

You will be advised week commencing 22nd October 2018 if you have been allocated a place.

Event flyer (pdf)

SHPN - Health Protection Update Day

11 December 2018

Video conference will be available

COSLA Conference Centre, Edinburgh

To register your interest please go to: https://response.questback.com/nhseducationforscotland/v7nebxbsxe by 12th October 2018.

You will be advised week commencing 22nd October if you have been allocated a place.

Event flyer (pdf)

SHPN - Ticks and Lyme Disease

7 February 2019

Video conference will be available

COSLA Conference Centre, Edinburgh Registration and further details to follow.

 

 Webinar presentations

Recorded webinars and podcasts have been added to the health protection website and can be accessed via the links below

Topic

Introduction of the faecal Immunochemical test (FIT) by Professor R.C.J Steele, NHS Tayside, February 2018

 External link: Vimeo

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination for Men who have Sex with Men - an update for Practitionerrs including vaccination details for Registered Healthcare Practirioners (MSM) (Vimeo -External Link)

Dr Nicola Steedman,Consultant Physician

and Dr Kevin Pollock, Vaccine Preventable Diseases, Health Protection Scotland

July 2017

The impact of the HPV vaccine in Scotland - a changing landscape (Vimeo-Extrernal Link)

MP4 file

Dr Kevin Pollock
MPH Vaccine Preventable Diseases
Health Protection Scotland
June 2017

Update for Registered Healthcare Practitioners on the introduction of the Hexavalent vaccination into routine infant immunisation programme (Vimeo - External Link)

Dr J. Claire Cameron    FFPH
Strategic Lead, Vaccine Preventable Diseases
NHS National Services Scotland
September 2017

Dr Dominic Mellor

Vet
Health Protection Scotland

All Creatures Great and Small: What can I learn from a Vet

Control of Antimicrobial Resistance Scotland (CARS)

Dr Eleanor Anderson
Consultant Epidemiologist on behalf of CARS Team
Health Protection Scotland
September 2015

Controlling Hospital acquired S. aureus bacteraemia (SAB) in Fife-Making the most of marginal gains 

Dr Keith Morris
Consultant Microbiologist & Infection Prevention Doctor
Victoria Hospital
NHS Fife
October 2015

The laboratory diagnosis of Lyme disease

Dr Roger Evans
Director
National Lyme Borreliosis testing
Laboratory
Inverness