Meetings and Courses

March 2019

  • Training the Trainer 21-22nd March 2019

    21 March 2019 to 22 March 2019

    Sheffield Children's Hospital

    Training the Trainer At Sheffield Children's Hospital 21st - 22nd March 2019.  For full details click here

April 2019

  • King's Paediatric Upper GI Endoscopy workshop

    8 April 2019 to 10 April 2019

    King's College Hospital, London

    Paediatric Upper GI Endoscopy workshop 8-10 April 2019 at King’s College Hospital.  Booking is through the jets website:  www.jets.nhs.uk

    Full programme can be viewed here

May 2019

  • Associate and Trainee Members' Meeting 2nd - 3rd May 2019

    2 May 2019 to 3 May 2019

    Royal London Hospital

    Associate and Trainee Members' Meeting 2nd - 3rd May 2019, Royal London Hospital, London:  https://bspghan.org.uk/ATM

  • RCPCH and BSPGHAN Joint Study Session

    13 May 2019

    ICC Birmingham

    BSPGHAN is joining forces with the General Paediatricians on Monday 13th May 2019 at the RCPCH Annual Meeting.  These joint sessions have proved highly popular and seats sell out quickly.  Remember to register early to guarantee a place.  For details and registration visit https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/news-events/rcpch-conference/how-to-register

June 2019

  • ESPGHAN 2019

    5 June 2019 to 9 June 2019

    SEC Glasgow

    SAVE THE DATE

    ESPGHAN 2019, Glasgow 5th - 9th June SEC Glasgow

September 2019

  • ESPGHAN Allied Health Professionals Summer School September 2019

    12 September 2019 to 15 September 2019

    Oxford,, UK

    Date: September 12–15, 2019, Oxford UK
    Local organisers:  Sarah Macdonald (UK) and  Jackie Falconer (UK)
    Target Audience: Dietitians, nurses and other AHP involved in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.  No specific background is requested.
    After the Summer School, participants should:
    • Have an overview of the conditions covered with access to up to date literature/guidelines
    • Have the chance to discuss how to practically deliver appropriate nutrition to these patients
    • Have the chance to discuss their complex cases with the faculty/ other delegates in an interactive environment
    Application Deadline: July 7, 2019  Registration fee 50 Euros

    For full details view AHP Summer School flyer

October 2019

  • SAVE The DATE Joint BSG and BSPGHAN symposium on on Gastrointestinal disorders in Adolescence and Effective Transition of Care

    4 October 2019

    Sheffield Children's Hospital

    Joint BSG and BSPGHAN symposium on on Gastrointestinal disorders in Adolescence and Effective Transition of Care for   Paediatric and Adult trainees, clinical fellows and speciality doctors with interest in gastroenterology and Allied health care professionals with gastroenterology interest.

    Venue:  Sheffield Children’s Hospital    Registration fee:  Nominal fee will be charged

    Scope of symposium: Comprising a  mixture of talks, clinical case presentations with audience interaction

    1. Transition of young people from paediatric to adult services - Current guidance
    2. How to deliver developmentally age appropriate healthcare (NIHR transition research)
    3. A Young person and/or parents/carer’s insight care delivered in transition period
    4. EoE in the adolescent - Paediatric speaker, adult speaker - joint Q and A
    5. Eating disorder in the adolescent - Paediatric speaker, adult speaker - joint Q and A
    6. Commissioning transitional services  - Speaker from commissioning body
    7. GI/Psychology interface
    8. Clinical case and discussion around transition – Home PN, complex neuro disability and feeding etc

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Understand the current guidance on effective transition and how transitional services can be set up and commissioned
    2. Gain an insight into the management of gastrointestinal conditions affecting adolescents
    3. Develop an understanding of the Young Person’s perspective.