Event Overview

One Day Essentials is a series of one day conferences providing expert specialist clinical training and essential information. Led by experts in the field, you’ll learn practical tips to help you improve practice and patient outcomes. This conference will update you on key men’s health issues for GPs and practice colleagues. All the speakers are primary care practitioners or experienced researchers and advocates with unique insights into the health needs of men.

Learning Objectives:

  • Greater insight into a range of key men’s health topics
  • Improved knowledge of how to diagnose and manage several significant men’s health conditions
  • Better understanding of how to communicate effectively with male patients
  • A range of practical ideas about how to improve service delivery to men


08:15 Coffee and Registration
09:00 Welcome by Chair Professor Ian Banks - EMHF President
09:05 Mental Health Professor Ian Banks - EMHF President
09:45 Men and Sexual Health Dr Robbie Currie - Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme Lead
10:25 Refreshments & Exhibition
10:45 HPV Vaccination Prof Mark Lawler
11:25 Erectile Disfunction Prof Mike Kirby
12:05 Lunch & Exhibition
13:05 CVD Risk and AAA Screening Prof Mike Kirby
13:45 Sponsored Symposium
14:05 Occupational Health in General Practice Dr Steve Boorman - Director Employee Health
14:45 Refreshments & Exhibition
15:05 Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Men (LUTS) Dr Julian Spinks - General Practitioner
15:45 Panel Discussion
16:40 Closing Remarks Professor Ian Banks - EMHF President
16:45 Close of the Conference