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Catch-up service: Practical Paediatrics Update 2022

Interactive on-line lectures followed with case scenarios, discussion and Q&A

DAY 1: Thursday 9 June 2022
DAY 2: Friday 10 June 2022

12 CPD Points

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

Fully interactive webinar

Access to the live webinar allows you to fully interact with our faculty and other delegates. There will be extensive Q&A opportunities as well as polling on cases through the talks.

Catch-up with course playback for revison and reflection

Catch-up gives you access to the webinar recordings for 90 days

Webinar Director

Picture of Dr Protima Deb

Dr Protima Deb

Dr Protima Deb is a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist working at The Royal London Hospital. 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.

Dr 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 research work 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.

The content

Learning outcomes

By the end of the webinar, the delegate will have:

Programme

THURSDAY 9 JUNE 2022

09.00-17.00 (GMT+1)

08:45 – 09:15

Webinar opens for connections

09:30 – 09:45

Welcome and introduction [plus demo of the webinar platform]

Mr Luis Macchiavello & Mr Jack Hodson

60 minutes

Advances in the understanding of autism - A clinically oriented update

Professor William Mandy, Clinical Psychologist, University College London, and GOSH

10:45 – 11:00

Break

60 minutes

Endocrinology

Dr Saji Alexander, Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

12:00 – 12:15

Break

45 minutes

An update on acute COVID and PIMS-TS in Children

Dr Alasdair Bamford, Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

13:00 – 13:45

Lunch

45 minutes

Paediatric Mental Health

Dr Uttom Chowdhury, Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Visiting Professor at the Department of Applied Social Studies at the University of Bedfordshire.

45 minutes

Paediatric Surgery

Mr Simon Blackburn, Consultant Paediatric and Neonatal Surgeon, Director of Medical Education and Deputy Director of the GOSH Learning Academy, Great Ormond Street Hospital

15:15 – 15:30

Break

45 minutes

Paediatric Gastroenterology and COVID

Dr Edward Gaynor, Consultant in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Great Ormond Street Hospital

45 minutes

45 minutes

Respiratory - Top tips

Dr Atul Gupta, Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, King's College Hospital, London.

45 minutes

Update on Food Allergy

Dr Tom Marrs, Consultant in Paediatric Allergy, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

45 minutes

Paediatric Chronic Fatigue

Professor Esther Crawley, Consultant Paediatrician, The Royal United Hospitals Bath and, Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Disease

45 minutes

Rheumatology​

Professor Athimalaipet Ramanan, Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children

45 minutes

Neonatal

Dr Simon Hannam, Head of Neonatal Services and Consultant Neonatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

45 minutes

Radiological Features of Child abuse

Professor Amaka Offiah, Consultant Paediatric Radiologist, University of Sheffield & Sheffield Children’s Hospital

45 minutes

Nephrology

Dr Stephen Marks, Reader and Consultant in Paediatric Nephrology Director of NIHR GOSH Clinical Research Facility Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London

45 minutes

Neurology

Dr Margaret Kaminska, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, Evelina Children’s Hospital, London

60 minutes

Legal Issues and Consent in Paediatrics

Dr Sally Old, Medicolegal Adviser, MDU Services Limited

40 minutes

Cardiology

17:00

Close

FRIDAY 10 JUNE 2022

09.00-17.00 (GMT+1)

08:30 – 09:00

Webinar opens for connections

09:00 – 09:15

Welcome and introduction

Mr Luis Macchiavello

10:45 – 11:15

Break

12:45 – 13:30

Lunch

15:00 – 15:30

Break

17:15

Close

On-demand viewing - made available after the course

COMMENTS from the previous run of this event

Good topics, excellent knowledgeable speakers
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Speakers all at leading edge of their specialities
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Variety, update on covid studies.
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Ease of access, good practical content, clear logical approaches and not having to travel to conference
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Timings of talks and breaks good organisation
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Easy to join, clear audio and visual transmission
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Wide array of topics; Appropriate duration of each session; time keeping.
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Easy booking process, great technical support, quick response, learning from home comfort – all good
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Coverage of the topics, quality of speakers and content of lectures
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Well organised, Good Speakers and Good updates
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Easy to access, excellent speakers, delegates able to ask questions
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Very good varieties of topics, timing, touch all asked questions
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Good advice on several topics from experts will change my practice to the better.
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
I feel partly reassured my practice is up to date - and yet lots of good learning on new developments
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
A very good update of several areas of practice
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
The course increased my confidence in managing children.
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
I am now updated with current guidance which will help me in day to day practice.
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Kept me up to date and has satisfied my PDP objectives from my recent annual appraisal
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Feel more confident approaching chronic fatigue
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
Will apply knowledge to practice, definitely.
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)
I will definitely change my practice after the things I learnt from each lecture
Paediatrician (delegate from this webinar in June 2021)

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.

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