Angel of the North




Child Health Education and Revalidation (CHER) programmes started in 2002 in the Northern Deanery to update GPs on common paediatrics topics and has grown into a series of postgraduate specialist workshops for GPs and Paediatricians. The target audience is any grade of practitioner (Foundation to Consultants) as well as allied medical professionals. These programmes are held at the Great North Children's Hospital in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

The third Great North Paediatric Conference was a great success. The fourth Great North Paediatric Conference will be on the 19th and 20th of September 2019. Topics to include: anaemia, asthma deaths, tics & OCD, acne, STIs, needs of Jewish families, safeguarding – FII, haematuria, surgical lumps & bumps, necrotising fasciitis, tuberous sclerosis, PUOs, tonsillectomy, acute rashes and more.

Delegate participation is core to delivering a successful study day. There are opportunities to present cases, audits or simply raising questions and meeting your colleagues through the day. This is a highly rated (delegate feedback) programme that responds to audience feedback.

CPD activity are sought for all CHER and GP3 days.

Great North Children's Hospital