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.

CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has been applied for.

Date:

Thursday 6th November 2014

Location:

Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

UCL Institute of Child Health, London.

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.

Who should attend?

The course will be of interest to:

  • all paediatricians
  • specialist trainees
  • nurse practitioners in respiratory paediatrics

Thursday 6th November 2014

09:15-09:50
Registration & Refreshments
09:50-10:00
Introduction
10:00-10:30
New Developments in the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis- Speaker TBC
10:30-11:00  Environmental Pollution and Lung Disease in Children- Jonathan Grigg
11:00-11:30  Prolonged Acute and Chronic Cough- What's New- Mike Shields
11:30-11:50  Refreshments
11:50-12:20
 Surgery for Major Airway Malformations- Nagarajan Muthialu
12:20-12:50  The Respiratory Management of Children with Neurodisability- Speaker TBC
12:50-13:40  Lunch
13:40-14:40  Three Challenging Cases- Speakers TBC
14:40-15:10  What can the Paediatrician Learn from the Management of Adult Asthma?- Speaker TBC
15:10-15:30  Refreshments
15:30-16:00  New Developments in Lung Imaging- Speakers TBC
16:00-16:30  Immunodeficiency and the Lung- Austen Worth
16:30-17:00  Three Recent Papers That Should Change Your Practice- Gary Connett
17:00 End of the Day

Course Directors:

  • Dr Colin Wallis, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician/Division Lead, Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London
  • Dr Paul Aurora, Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine and Lung Transplantation, Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London
  • Dr Ranjan Suri, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician, Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London

Early bird fee 

£175 (until 06/10/2014)

Standard fee

£225 (after 06/10/2014)

Registration

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Payment:

We regret that we are no longer able to invoice NHS Trusts or other organisations. Our on-line booking system will issue an automatic receipt for your card payment so that you can reclaim from your organisation if appropriate.

Contact for booking enquiries info@ichevents.com

Substitutions and cancellations

Cancellations must be received in writing at least two weeks before the start of the event and will be subject to an administration charge of 20% of the course fee. It is regretted that no refunds will be made within two weeks of the course date. Substitutions can be made at anytime.

ICH Events reserves the right to cancel any conference it deems necessary and will, in such event, make a full refund of the registration fee only. ICH Events will not be liable for any additional incurred costs (including but not limited to travel, accommodation, visa, etc.).

No liability is assumed by ICH Events for changes in programme date, content, speakers or venue. 

Contact us:

If you have any queries regarding this course please contact:

ICH Events

UCL Institute of Child Health

30 Guilford Street

London WC1N 1EH

United Kingdom

Tel. +44 (0)207 905 2699 - (0)207 905 2675

E-mail: info@ichevents.com

Sponsors 

Commercial organisations are invited to sponsor and exhibit during the course.

For more information, please contact ICH Events