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13th Update on Paediatric Emergencies

The most popular annual course since 2005, for Consultants in Emergency Medicine and Paediatrics who deal with paediatric patients presenting as an emergency, organised by Infomed Research and Training, on Tuesday 10 and Wednesday 11 October 2017 at the Grange Holborn Hotel, 50-60 Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4AR

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RCPCH has approved this activity for CPD in accordance with the current RCPCH CPD Guidelines.
11.5 CPD Credits.

Course fee:

Early bird rates
(if booking and paying on or before Mon 31 July 2017)
Doctor giving checkup to baby in exam room smiling£475 (inc VAT) for the two days;
£285 (inc VAT) daily rate.

Standard rates
(if booking and paying after Mon 31 July 2017)
£525 (inc VAT) for the two days;
£325 (inc VAT) daily rate.

Full course programme

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About the course:

  • A well-established course highly evaluated over many years.
  • For Consultants, Registrars and Middle Grades from the General ED, Paediatrics and Paediatric ED, who deal with paediatric patients presenting as an emergency.
  • Aimed at those who are looking for a comprehensive, fact filled and stimulating update.
  • A practical focus on the most difficult aspects of paediatric emergencies that Doctors need to deal with daily in the critical first hours.
  • Lectures and interactive Case Scenarios from leading Consultants in Paediatric Emergency Medicine and other specialties who are actually doing the job.

A Faculty of leading consultants including:

  • Dr Ffion Davies, Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Leicester Royal Infirmary
  • Prof Mark Davenport, Consultant Paediatric Surgeon, King’s College Hospital, London
  • Dr Giles Armstrong, Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine, Whittington Hospital, London
  • Dr Scott Hackett, Consultant in Paediatric Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital
  • Dr Maria Sellars, Paediatric Radiology Consultant, King’s College Hospital, London
  • Dr Marina Easty, Consultant Paediatric Radiologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Dr Chinedu Nwokoro, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician, Barts Health NHS Trust, and Hon Clinical Senior Lecturer, Queen Mary University of London
  • Dr Ami Parikh, Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine and General Paediatrics, and Medical Lead for Simulation, Royal London Hospital
  • Dr Protima Amon, Consultant in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Royal London Hospital
  • Dr Richard Paget, CATS (Children’s Acute Transport Service) Consultant, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Ms Jo Nixon, Medicolegal Adviser, MDU Services Limited

What past attendees have said:

  • Excellent update – practical and evidence based
  • Good topics, good speakers, well organised and good time keeping
  • Practical approach, very good clinical solutions, good length of breaks
  • Down to earth and enthusiastic speakers, friendly organisers – relaxed and well organised
  • I enjoyed this course – it had been highly recommended by a friend
  • Excellent talks, relevant to paediatric emergencies, well organised
  • Excellent speakers, good variety of talks, practical approach, well organised event
  • All speakers were excellent and took time to answer the questions
  • Comprehensive review, practical guide
  • All lectures were interesting and addressed both A&E and paediatricians
  • Good content and well delivered. Clear take home messages
  • Case discussions/scenarios really useful – more of the same please!
  • It has given me a new level of confidence about medical problems in paediatrics
  • Gave me more confidence, improved my knowledge.. a positive impact on my decision making in paediatric A&E
  • Very informative – will give me the confidence to introduce change to my department!
  • As the lead for paediatric EM I will go back to my unit and spread some of the excellent learning points amongst my colleagues