Angel of the North



GP3 programme information

GP3 programmes are General Paediatrics for General Paediatricians and General Practitioners.

Next meeting - Wednesday the 8th February 2017

Venue - James Spence Lecture Theatre, Great North Children‘s Hospital (GNCH).

Aims and Objectives: This course will provide consultant paediatricians, other senior paediatricians, paediatric trainees and general practitioners, with targeted information relating to recognising and managing the serious ill child, child safeguarding and the latest understanding, investigation and management of common childhood ailments.

Teaching Methods: Lectures, presentations, detailed hand-outs, question and answer sessions and optional case discussion.

Download the booking form in a word document format. Closing date for receipt of booking forms is 2nd February.

0900 — 0930 Registration and coffee.

0930 — 1000 The seriously Ill Child with metabolic disease – when to suspect – what to do? Dr Mark Anderson, Consultant Paediatrician, Great North Children’s Hospital.

1010 — 1040 Constipation in primary and secondary care. Dr Maureen Lawson, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Great North Children’s Hospital.

1040 — 1100 Coffee break.

1100 — 1130 Psoriasis: current trends, implications of diagnosis. Dr Suzy Leech, Consultant Paediatric Dermatologist, Great North Children’s Hospital.

1130 — 1200 What should primary care know of cleft lip and palate abnormality. Mr David Sainsbury, Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Royal Victoria.

1200 — 1245 Lunch

1245 — 1345 Child Safeguarding – The internet and child safety…. whose problem is it anyway? Dr Alex Hull, Consultant Psychologist

1345 — 1430 Cases I have learned from. Dr Sachin Mannikar, Consultant Paediatrician, Queen Elizabeth Hospital

CPD activity sought

The study days are conducted on a monthly basis by the School of Paediatrics. This is an excellent provision for both established healthcare professionals, trainees and Associated Medical Professionals.

Great North Children's Hospital