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Practical Paediatrics Update 2017

A practical update for Paediatricians on managing day-to-day common outpatient and ward clinical dilemmas and issues  on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 June 2017, at the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, 5-11 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8SH

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Accreditation

RCPCH has approved this activity for CPD in accordance with the current RCPCH CPD Guidelines.

Course fee:

Early bird rate (booking and paying before Fri 24 Mar 17)
£495 (inc. 20% VAT) – Both days
£280 (inc. 20% VAT) – Daily rate

Standard rate (booking and paying after Fri 24 Mar 17)
£525 (inc. 20% VAT) – Both days
£320 (inc. 20% VAT) – Daily rate

Full course programme

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About the Course:

  • Provide the busy Paediatrician with a comprehensive and stimulating update covering a range of topics highly relevant to day-to-day practice
  • Aimed at Paediatric Consultants and Middle Grades with a practical focus on both the speciality and related disciplines that impact on it
  • Faculty comprising leading Paediatricians and other specialists who are actually doing the job and can supply the expert, up-to-date and evidence-based information
  • Draws on the know-how of key specialists in Paediatric Cardiology, Metabolic Medicine, Respiratory Medicine, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Surgery, Nephrology, Allergy, Rheumatology, Autism, Endocrinology, Neonatology and Obesity
  • Advice to Paediatricians on ordering the appropriate investigations, interpreting the results and getting the right diagnosis and treatment

Faculty

  • Mr Joe Curry, Consultant in Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London
  • Dr Scott Hackett, Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital
  • Dr Alexandra Santos, Senior Clinical Lecturer & Hon Consultant in Paediatric Allergy, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Daniel Lumsden, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, Evelina Children’s Hospital, London
  • Dr Caren Landes, Consultant Paediatric Radiologist, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool
  • Dr Chinedu Nwokoro, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician, Barts Health NHS Trust
  • Prof Athimalaipet Ramanan, Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
  • Dr Fevronia Kiparissi, Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, GOSH, and Hon Senior Lecturer, UCL, London
  • Dr Stephen Marks, Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist, GOSH, London
  • Dr Sandy Alatzoglou, Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Endocrinology, ICH, and Locum Consultant Paediatrician, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
  • Dr William Mandy, Clinical Psychologist, UCL and GOSH, London
  • Dr Sally Old, MDU Services Limited

The lectures

All of the lectures are structured so as the subject is fully expounded at a level suitable for the hands-on Paediatrician:

  • The method – who to investigate and how
  • The nuances – problems and solutions
  • The Management Tips on treatment
  • The critique – comments and interaction

Questions and answers session follows each lecture

Past delegates comments

  • Excellent range of topics relevant to paediatricians.
  • Experienced and knowledgeable lecturers – practical, to the point, well delivered
  • Excellent group of speakers – pitched at the right level.
  • Course slides online – excellent!
  • Excellent general coverage for general paediatricians – top tips.
  • All speakers gave high quality and interesting presentations covered good range of subjects.
  • Sharp and enthusiastic speakers, informal day, allowing full discussion.
  • Excellent choice of topics, dynamic/enthusiastic speakers very knowledgeable in their fields, well organised!
  • Speakers kept things in perspective and practical. Very useful.
  • So many new things learned that I can apply straight away in my practice!
  • Inspiring for future practice and teaching.