Child Health Education and Revalidation

 

Angel of the North

 

 

The third Great North Paediatric Conference

20th and 21st September 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Day 1 Thursday 20th September 2018.

08.30 - 09.00 Registration, tea and coffee.

09.00 - 09.45 Plenary Professor Sir John Burn. Consultant Clinical Geneticist. The rise and fall of genetics.

09.45 - 10.20 Option 1

  1. Dr Kirsty Anderson. Consultant Neurologist. Sleep disturbance in the young.

09.45 - 10.20 Option 2

  1. Dr Neil Hopper. Consultant Paediatrician. What is precocious puberty in the 21st Century? and what should you do?

10.20 - 10.40 Tea and coffee break.

10.40 - 12.25 Option 1:

  1. 10.40 - 11.15 Miss Claire McLarnon. Consultant ENT Surgeon. Managing problematic drooling.
  2. 11.15 - 11.50 Dr Helen Leonard. Consultant Paediatrician. Title to be confirmed
  3. 11.50 - 12.25 Consultant Neurosurgeon. Recognition and trouble-shooting when children have VP shunts.

10.40 - 12.25 Option 2:

  1. 10.40 - 11.15 Dr Charlotte Atkinson. PEM Consultant. Streetwise ...... Young people and drugs.
  2. 11.15 - 11.50 Dr Yincent Tse. Consultant Nephrologist. Understanding Generation Z to effect better care of adolescent/young adult patients
  3. 11.50 - 12.25 Dr Sharmela Darne. Consultant Dermatologist. Haemangiomas and port wine stains - what to do and when.

12.25 - 13.10 Lunch.

13.10 - 13.55 Plenary Dr Heather Lambert. Consultant Nephrologist. Dialysing the small babies.

13.55 - 15.05 Option 1:

  1. 13.55 - 14.30 Dr Jenny Coles. Clinical Psychologist. A psychological approach to the anxious patient.
  2. 14.30 - 15.05 Dr Suzy Gurguis. Consultant Psychiatrist. Diagnosing and managing the depressed child.

13.55 - 15.05 Option 2:

  1. 13.55 - 14.30 Dr Ethan Sen. Consultant Rheumatologist. Update on juvenile idiopatic arthritis.
  2. 14.30 - 15.05 Dr Vicky Thomas. Consultant Paediatrician. The crying, unsettled baby.

15.05 - 15.25 Tea and coffee break.

15.25 - 16.35 Option 1:

  1. 15.25 - 16.00 Dr Maeve O'Sullivan. Consultant Paediatrician. Current thinking in epilepsy.
  2. 16.00 - 16.35 Rachel Guyll. Occupational Therapist. What the OT can do for your patient.

15.25 - 16.35 Option 2:

  1. 15.25 - 16.00 Dr Emma Lim. Consultant Paediatrician. Recogition and prevention of Sepsis.
  2. 16.00 - 16.35 Dr Godfrey Nyamugunduru. Consultant Paediatrician. What you should know about TB in the community.

16.35 - 17.20 Plenary Dr Henriette VanRuiten. Understanding where we are with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Great North Children's Hospital