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Organised for Consultants, Registrars and Middle Grades from the General Emergency Department

Organised for Consultants, Registrars and Middle Grades from Paediatrics and the Paediatric Emergency Department

CPD

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

Price

£115 (inc VAT) for 90 days of access.

Add the Paediatrics and COVID-19 Webinar catch-up service for an extra £20 when booking either of the above. Use discount code PC19.

Example webpage for the catch-up service. View each session in full screen:

Programme Director

Dr Protima Deb

Dr Protima Deb

Dr Protima Deb is a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist working at The Royal London Hospital. She completed her medical degree at Imperial College and graduated in 2002. Her early paediatric training was at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in London, where she achieved Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics in 2006. She was appointed to the Higher Specialist Training Programme in Paediatric Gastroenterology in The London Deanery and completed her training in 2014. After this, she pursued her academic interests and was awarded a fellowship to investigate whether enteral diets, used as first line therapy for children with active Crohn’s disease, affect the microbiota. She was appointed as a consultant during her fellowship and she continues to balance both a clinical and academic career.

Dr Protima Deb is a "self-confessed research enthusiast". Her specialist area of interest is inflammatory bowel disease. Her work looking at the microbiome in childhood Crohn’s disease was the subject of her doctoral thesis which she was awarded from Queen Mary University of London in 2019. She continues her fascinating research work uninterrupted as a consultant with an honorary contract at Queen Mary University, based at the Blizard institute, where she continues to explore the field of microbiome and inflammatory bowel disease.

WHO IS IT FOR

This Webinar is aimed at Consultants, Registrars and Middle Grades in Paediatrics, Paediatric Emergency Physicians and General Practitioners.

Programme

Part one: Gastroenterology

40 mins

Children with GI complaints – When to worry/refer

Dr Protima Deb, Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, Special interest in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, The Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust

40 mins

Functional GI Disorders and Gastro Emergencies

Dr Protima Deb, Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, Special interest in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, The Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust

Part two: Health promotion in paediatrics Dispelling the myth

40 mins

Childhood Infections and fever in young children

Dr Alasdair Munro, Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The NIHR Southampton Clinical Research Facility

30 mins

Childhood Vaccines

Dr Alasdair Munro, Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The NIHR Southampton Clinical Research Facility

20 mins

Allergy in children

Prof George du Toit, Professor of Paediatric Allergy, Kings College London and Evelina London, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Faculty members

Dr Protima Deb

Dr Protima Deb

Dr Protima Deb is a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist working at The Royal London Hospital. She completed her medical degree at Imperial College and graduated in 2002. Her early paediatric training was at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in London, where she achieved Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics in 2006. She was appointed to the Higher Specialist Training Programme in Paediatric Gastroenterology in The London Deanery and completed her training in 2014. After this, she pursued her academic interests and was awarded a fellowship to investigate whether enteral diets, used as first line therapy for children with active Crohn’s disease, affect the microbiota. She was appointed as a consultant during her fellowship and she continues to balance both a clinical and academic career.

Dr Protima Deb is a "self-confessed research enthusiast". Her specialist area of interest is inflammatory bowel disease. Her work looking at the microbiome in childhood Crohn’s disease was the subject of her doctoral thesis which she was awarded from Queen Mary University of London in 2019. She continues her fascinating research work uninterrupted as a consultant with an honorary contract at Queen Mary University, based at the Blizard institute, where she continues to explore the field of microbiome and inflammatory bowel disease.

Professor George du Toit

Professor George du Toit

Professor of Paediatric Allergy, Kings College London and
Evelina London, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Professor du Toit focuses his practice on the diagnosis and treatment of paediatric allergies such as egg and peanut allergies, drug allergies, eczema, hay fever, asthma, and urticaria disorders. Immunotherapy to aero-allergens e.g. pollen, mould, cat, horse, dog, and dust mite is offered. Desensitisation to foods is also increasingly being offered.
Professor George Du Toit is renowned for his leading research into the prevention and treatment of food allergies at an early age and has authored numerous books and book chapters on the subject. He is also active in the education and training in the treatment and prevention of childhood allergies, and is involved in several organisations, committees, and steering groups.
He is lead clinician for the children’s drug allergy and urticaria service at St Thomas’ and past chairperson of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) paediatric section.

Dr Alasdair Munro

Dr Alasdair Munro

Alasdair Munro is a Paediatric registrar and senior clinical fellow in paediatric infectious diseases at the NIHR Clinical Research Facility at University Hospital Southampton. He has been involved in research on COVID-19 in the last few months; He is undertaking a PhD in early phase vaccine trials and the transmission of COVID-19. He has a keen interest in the clinical management of febrile children and antimicrobial stewardship.

Frequently asked questions

NO. Infomed shall provide you, upon registration a link to stream the course within your web browser, or you can download a small application to run it as a separate window on your computer. If you would prefer a mobile device, we shall also include a link download an app from the Play Store/App Store.

YES! It is very much encouraged. There will be Q&A sessions chaired by Infomed. You can type your questions in the ‘chat’ facility and they will be put to the speakers.

YES! We shall ask for your evaluation of the faculty and organisation. Upon completing this, we shall send you a certificate of attendance by email.

COMMENTS from previous online courses

Some positive things come out of the current COVID crisis
Consultant Intensivist
Good content, short lecture format, remote access, great!
Consultant Anaesthetist
I think the online streaming format really works, it should bring costs down, more environmentally friendly...should be used more often now.
Consultant Anaesthetist
Good of Infomed in developing this on-line teaching format so quickly, I guess this may be the future.
Consultant Anaesthetist
Excellent interactive course with new on line option that worked very well
Consultant Radiologist
Speakers, topics, timekeeping, helpful organiser and content all very good.
Consultant Anaesthetist
Excellent - the streaming service was excellent in audio and video. There was no lag between the delivery and the AV content.
Consultant Radiologist
I must say that I was very impressed, given current Coronavirus issues, at late notice sorted out online streaming of the conference that worked well. The organisers showed a good understanding of the situation. Well delivered and well done Infomed.
Consultant Radiologist
Great day, did well above expectation given the existing Covid-19 pandemic and the unexpected online streaming
Consultant Radiologist