UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Aetiological Investigations for Hearing Loss in Children

8:30 am, 30 September 2019 to 5:00 pm, 01 October 2019

30 September - 1 October 2019 – Aetiological Investigation of the babies identified through the Newborn Hearing Screening Program and diagnosed to have a hearing loss (from mild to profound), also covering investigation of older children, unilateral and progressive hearing loss & Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder. The course will give delegates a good opportunity to meet leaders in the field of aetiological investigations for hearing loss in children and running established services and also network with colleagues new to the field. RCPCH has approved this activity for CPD in accordance with the current RCPCH CPD Guidelines. This course is now fully booked to be added to the waiting list please email: ich.events@ucl.ac.uk

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Leolin Price Lecture Theatre
UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street
30 Guilford Street
United Kingdom
Who should attend?

Any professional providing an Aetiological Investigation service for children with permanent hearing loss.

Preference will be given to those who have not followed the course within the last 3 years.

What topics will be covered?
  • Current National guidelines for Aetiological Investigation of permanent childhood hearing impairment (from mild to profound)
  • Roles of CMV, Imaging, Opthalmology, Cardiology, Vestibular Assessment and Genetics of hearing loss
  • Investigation of unilateral and progressive hearing loss
  • Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder
Course directors
  • Dr Shankar Rangan
    Consultant Audiovestibular Physician (Paediatrics)
    Wirral University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Merseyside
  • Dr Adrian Dighe
    Consultant Community Paediatrician

Standard Fee

This course is now fully booked. To be added to the waiting list please email ich.events@ucl.ac.uk 

Registration and Payment Information

All delegates must register and pay on-line in advance of the course; the place is confirmed once the payment is processed successfully.

Bookings are made via our online system in advance of the course; our online payment system accepts VISA, MasterCard, VISA debit, VISA electron and Maestro.

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.

For booking enquiries, please contact ich.events@ucl.ac.uk.

Cancellation Policy

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. 

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. 

Any refunds will be made by us to you within 30 days of your cancellation and be paid to you in the same way as you paid for your order.


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