Speaker: Professor Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Scientific
Adviser, Department of Health.
This one day conference brings together the very latest Patient Safety and Improvement Initiatives from some of the world’s leading children’s hospitals. A candid record of lessons learnt and practical success from your peers in paediatrics, interspersed with some truly inspirational talks from people outside the medical profession.
11 - 12 September
Learning from Others – “Reality Check and Opportunities for Individuals”
Risky Business is about sharing exceptional talks on managing risk and patient safety from world experts in a wide array of high risk industries, business, sport, and exploration.
Speaker: Professor Ian Alexander, University of Sydney.
This annual symposium focuses on aspects of paediatric surgery, providing an insight into innovation and current practice, with speakers from the major centres of excellence in the field.
4 - 5 November
Conference Convened by National Steering Group for Childhood Feeding Disorders
This is a two-day multi-disciplinary conference on feeding and eating in childhood and related disturbances. The emphasis will be on research and clinical practice developments relating to developmental, systemic and bio-behavioural aspects of feeding and eating disturbances.
Speaker: Professor Carol Dezateux, Scientific Director Life Study, UCL Institute of Child Health
4 - 5 December
This popular course combines lectures with practical workshop sessions. The programme includes a wide range of topics including initiation, maintenance, weaning off assisted ventilation and special ventilatory techniques.
Speakers: Dr William van 't Hoff and Mrs Jennifer Newman, Medicines for Children Research Network (MCRN)