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Manchester Medical Society Quiz Night

Mr David Jones

18-11-2020

Manchester Medical Society is returning with a Quiz Night hosted by our new President; Mr David Jones. The Coronavirus pandemic has meant that all face to face meetings were cancelled at the beginning of lockdown. Our Administrative staff have now returned from furlough and we are ready to start with on-line events delivered via Zoom. […]

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Anaesthesia

Individualism within a Collective & Presidential Address

03-12-2020

1.30-5.00 pm Returning to work; Not ‘just another day at the office’ Presidential Address of Dr Karen Kidner, Consultant Anaesthetist, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS FT Synopsis: There is evidence that taking time out of clinical practice for 3 months or longer can result in deskilling, lack of confidence and feeling out of date with current […]

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AI in Medicine: Hope, Hype or Horror?

Professor Niels Peek and Lamiece Hassan

09-12-2020

Annual Hon Dorothy Wedgwood OBE Christmas Lecture for Young People  The Manchester Medical Society Christmas Lecture for students in school years 10 to 13 is to be delivered by zoom webinar and live streamed to YouTube.  Although aimed at young people aged approximately 15 to 18 years there will be no strict adherence to age […]

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Sustainable Healthcare and Presidential Address

20-01-2021

Mr David Jones, Medical Examiner in Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust after a career as a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at Wythenshawe Hospital. The theme for my Presidential Symposium will be “Sustainable Healthcare” as the NHS in Manchester has declared a Climate Change Emergency. My Presidential address after the symposium is entitled “2021: A Waste […]

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Imaging

Artificial Intelligence in radiology – what are the key trends?

Dr Hugh Harvey

21-01-2021

Details of how to register will be available shortly 6.30-7.30 pm Dr Hugh Harvey, Managing Director at digital health consultancy Hardian Health Synopsis: AI in radiology is moving from hype to reality – this talk will focus on what it takes to get an AI product to market and the key trends are in terms of […]

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Odontology

Alan Hilton Presentations

02-02-2021

Applications are invited from members of the Section of Odontology for the annual Alan Hilton Presentations which were initiated in 1986 by the Section of Odontology to commemorate the late Alan Hilton who was a member of the Section for thirty-four years, becoming President of the Section in 1959 and President of the Manchester Medical […]

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Anaesthesia

Symposium theme: Changes in Teaching & Training; plus Trainee Presentations

23-02-2021

All day meeting to be held online via zoom – with a break to have lunch.  Details of how to register and any charges will be listed as soon as confirmed. Morning speakers to include: Changes to the RCoA curriculum  – Dr Claudia Moran Generation Changes  – Dr Richard Marks RCoA curriculum – a trainees view – Drs […]

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Psychiatry

Gambling and Gaming Addictions

24-02-2021

Speakers to include: “Mind and movement: Motivation disorders in Parkinson’s disease” Professor Iracema Leroi, Associate Professor in geriatric psychiatry at Trinity College Dublin, Consultant Psychiatrist in St. James’s Hospital, Dublin, and Honorary Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Manchester Synopsis: This presentation will outline how Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a complex and multi-faceted neuropsychiatric disorder […]

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