Angel of the North



Adolescence health

Next meeting - Wednesday the 14th June 2017

Venue - New Education Centre, Peacock Hall, RVI.

Aims and Objectives: This day aims to provide an insight into normal adolescent development and management of conditions associated with adolescence. This day will be useful for primary care, paediatricians and trainees.

Teaching Methods: Lectures, presentations, hand-outs, question and answer sessions.

Download the booking form in a word document format. Closing date for receipt of booking forms is 7th June.

0840 - 0910 Registration and coffee

0910 - 0940 Bio/psycho/social approach to understanding normal adolescent development. Dr Jason Gane, Consultant Paediatrician, GNCH

0940 – 1010 Neurophysiological development of the adolescent brain: changes we see and those we don’t. Dr Gail Dovey-Pearce, Adolescent Health Psychologist

1010 – 1040 Let's talk about....young people's sexual health'. Dr Katherine Gilmore, Speciality Registrar in Community Sexual and Reproductive Health, New Croft Centre

1040 – 1055 Coffee break

1055 – 1125 Managing Persistent Physical Symptoms (MUPS). Dr Gill Turner, Consultant Community Paediatrician, NHNFT and Dr Caroline Bryant, Clinical Psychologist

1125 – 1205 Eating disorders for generalists. Dr Simon Chapman, Consultant Paediatrician, Kings College Hospital, London

1205 - 1220 Generation Z – best generation to be born into? Dr Yincent Tse, Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist, GNCH

1220 – 1245 Lunch

1245- 1330 Putting adolescence at the Heart of Paediatrics. Professor Russell Viner, Professor of Adolescent Health, UCLH.

Awaiting RCPCH approval for CPD activity.

Great North Children's Hospital