ICH Events

September 2014

8 September
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Biomedical Research now

Speaker: Professor Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Scientific Adviser, Department of Health. 

8 - 9 September
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Family-Based Treatment of Eating Disorders in Adolescents: A Training Workshop

This workshop is hosted by the Great Ormond Street Feeding and Eating Disorders Service.

This course will train psychologists, child psychiatrists, and other eating disorders specialists in FBT.

10 September
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Risky Business Paediatrics Day

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
Risky Business

Risky Business 2014

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.

October 2014

13 October
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Otto Wolff Lecture

Speaker: Professor Ian Alexander, University of Sydney.

16 October
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Lewis Spitz Symposium

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.

November 2014

4 - 5 November
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International Feeding Disorders Conference 2014

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.

6 November
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Update in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

The purpose of this annual course is to provide an update on current practice in paediatric respiratory medicine on an everyday basis.

The programme and range of issues covered will be suitable for everyone concerned with paediatric respiratory medicine.

10 November
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Otto Wolff Lecture

Speaker: Professor Carol Dezateux, Scientific Director Life Study, UCL Institute of Child Health

14 November
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Nephrology Day for General Paediatricians

This annual one-day course aims to give a full overview of paediatric nephrology by selecting different themes each year and presenting them in a way which will be useful for general paediatricians.

17 November
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Practical Parenteral Nutrition

Well-established, multi-disciplinary paediatric course suitable for paediatricians, surgeons, dietitians, pharmacists, nurses

Course Directors: Susan Hill, Venetia Horn, Sarah Macdonald Jutta Köglmeier, Anna Hughes Great Ormond Street Hospital

December 2014

4 - 5 December

Neonatal and Paediatric Ventilation

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.

8 December
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Otto Wolff Lecture

Speakers: Dr William van 't Hoff and Mrs Jennifer Newman, Medicines for Children Research Network (MCRN)

February 2015

5 - 6 February
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GOSH Paediatric Dermatology Course

Day 1 – Basic Paediatric Dermatology:this day will focus on diagnosis, up to date management, and practical guidelines for success in treatment.

Day 2 – Advanced Paediatric Dermatology: this day will focus on diagnosis, genetic basis of disease, new treatments and investigations, and practical guidelines for management.