Assessment and Treatment of Medically Unexplained Symptoms in Children: Practical Skills for Clinicians
12 January 2018
The emphasis will be on practical understanding of these challenging conditions, and include skills-based workshops. International experts Professor Elena Garralda (Imperial College) and Professor Trudie Chalder (Kings College) will deliver key note lectures.
Paediatric Palliative Care: An education and Training programme in Specialist Symptom Management and Interdisciplinary Care
22 - 26 January 2018
Presentations and workshops will be conducted over the week by specialist clinicians and academics from the Louis Dundas Centre for Children’s Palliative Care. The Louis Dundas Centre is an integrated programme of research and clinicial practice.
1 - 2 February 2018
This conference will be of interest to all health care professionals with an interest in swallowing and feeding management in adults and paediatrics and will cover topics from a wide range of disciplines, with state of the art seminars delivered by leaders in the field of dysphagia.
5 - 9 March 2018
A 5 day course, covering paediatric opthalmology (Monday to Thursday) and strabismus (Friday) run by Mr Richard Bowman, Mr Ashwin Reddy, and consultant staff at the departments of paediatric opthalmology at Great Ormond Street and Moorfields Eye Hospitals.
8 - 9 March 2018
This is the fourth dedicated course on transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE) on congenital heart disease providing the participant with the essential theoretical basics, morphological aspects of common lesions in congenital heart disease as well as practical aspects of TOE in children and adults with congenital heart disease.
15 - 16 March 2018
This is a highly successful course for consultants and senior trainees covering all aspects of paediatric otolaryngology. The strength of this course lies in the expert and highly experienced faculty with the leading Paediatric Otolaryngologists from all over the UK.
Thursday 22 – Saturday 24 March 2018
Save the new date! We look forward to welcoming you to the 8th European Paediatric GI Motility Meeting to be held in the heart of London in 2018. This international meeting provides the main forum for Paediatric Neurogastroenterology and Motility and will run from the welcome reception on the evening of Thursday 22nd of March until Saturday 24th March 2018. The meeting will celebrate the real progress made in the field and exciting prospects for the future. We are honoured and privileged to have the most eminent speakers in Paediatric Neurogastroenterology and Motility.
26 - 28 March 2018
Cardiology in the Young is the Great Ormond Street Hospital Cardiac Unit’s flagship international paediatric cardiac conference.
9-13 April 2018
This 5 day course covers the major topics in Paediatric Nephrology and Urology. The course will be of interest to trainees and consultant-level physicians and surgeons involved in the care of children with kidney and lower renal tract disorders. Attendees can attend the whole week or individual days.
Psychological wellbeing and mental health of children and young people with visual impairment and their families: Needs, research and intervention
2 - 4 July 2018
The psychological wellbeing and mental health needs of children and young people with visual impairment and their families have been greatly neglected. Two main charities, the Mary Kitzinger Trust and Royal Society for Blind Children, have come together with Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and University College London to host this conference. Together with the contributors and participants, we hope to spearhead important changes to improve understanding and meeting needs better.