Angel of the North

 

 

The third Great North Paediatric Conference

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

Day 2 Friday 21st September 2018.

08.30 - 09.00 Registration, tea and coffee.

09.00 - 09.45 Plenary Dr Nick Embleton. Consultant Neonatologist. Gut bacteria, breast milk and nutrition in infants.

09.45 - 10.20 Option 1

  1. Dr Nick Ireland. Consultant Anaesthetist. Safe sedation in the young child.

09.45 - 10.20 Option 2

  1. Dr Tina Biss. Consultant Haematologist. Sickle cell disease - what front line pratitioners should know.

10.20 - 10.40 Tea and coffee break.

10.40 - 12.25 Option 1:

  1. 10.40 - 11.15 Dr Jen Townsend. Consultant Paediatrician. Asthma. 'The asthmas' and Beat Asthma - an update on diagnosis and management.
  2. 11.15 - 11.50 Dr Michelle Moffat. Consultant Dental Surgeon. Child protection - looking down in the mouth.
  3. 11.50 - 12.25 Dr Rob Forsyth. Consultant Neurologist. Pragmatic approaches to headaches.

10.40 - 12.25 Option 2:

  1. 10.40 - 11.15 Mr Sanjay Varma. Consultant Plastic Surgeon. NHS cosmetic surgery in children. Who and why?
  2. 11.15 - 11.50 Mr Alok Godse. Consultant Surgeon. What do we now believe about vesico-ureteric reflux?
  3. 11.50 - 12.25 Mr David Fender. Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. A review of back pain.

12.25 - 13.10 Lunch.

13.10 - 13.55 Plenary Dr Eleri Williams. Consultant in Paediatric Immunologist. Congenital CMV and hearing loss.

13.55 - 15.05 Option 1:

  1. 13.55 - 14.30 Dr Majd Abu Harb. Consultant Neonatologist. The generalist and listening to the heart.
  2. 14.30 - 15.05 Dr Leigh McDonald. Consultant Radiologist. How to use paediatric radiology effectively.

13.55 - 15.05 Option 2:

  1. 13.55 - 14.30 Dr Paul Bellis. Consultant Paediatrician. Jaundice in the first 4 months of life.
  2. 14.30 - 15.05 Mr Phil Henman. Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. The child with a limp.

15.05 - 15.25 Tea and coffee break.

15.25 - 16.35 Option 1:

  1. 15.25 - 16.00 Dr Maureen Lawson. Consultant Gastroenterologist. Inflammatory bowel disease diagnosis and an update on management.
  2. 16.00 - 16.35 Dr Anne Dale. Consultant Paediatrician. Cases l have learnt from.

15.25 - 16.35 Option 2:

  1. 15.25 - 16.00 Dr Terry Flood. Consultant Paediatric Immunologist. HIV an update.
  2. 16.00 - 16.35 Dr Ruth Barron. Consultant Paediatrician. Cases l have learnt from.

16.35 - 17.20 Plenary Professor Volkter Straub. Consultant Clinical Geneticist. Spinal muscular atrophy, what is new?

Great North Children's Hospital