Meetings and Courses

April 2017

  • Introducing our new service: Children’s Anorectal Physiology Service

    6 April 2017

    Royal London Hospital, John Ellis Lecture Theatre

    Tickets £20 per person.  RSVP: 10/03/2017

    Please email if interested: CAPS@bartshealth.nhs.uk

    CPD – 8 points

  • What is new in paediatric nutrition – update in advances in paediatric nutrition

    24 April 2017

    UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

    Paediatric nutrition is an ever-evolving area that constantly aims to improve dietetic management and outcome of patients. In the last 5 years advances, have in particular been made in the field of food allergy, but controversies remain in the area of probiotics, food intolerances and home challenges. 

     

    Who should attend?

  • Hands-On Ileocolonoscopy Courses (3-days) – JAG Approved

    26 April 2017 to 28 April 2017

    A 3-day course at International Academy of Paediatric Endoscopy Training

    Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust
    Western Bank
    Sheffield
    S10 2TH
    England

     

    Areas to be covered:

    Theory of technique for colonoscopy

    Dealing with loops
    Ileal intubation
    Polypectomy technique
    Consent
    Indications and complications
    Lesion recognition

  • Practical Parenteral Nutrition Study Day

    27 April 2017

    UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

    ICH Events

    UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

    30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH

    Tel: +44 (0)20 7905 2699 or (0)20 7905 2675

May 2017

  • Gastroenterology: an approach to common GI presentations

    2 May 2017

    RCPCH London, 5-11 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8SH

    Get an overview of the investigation and management of common GI presentations in children and young people.

    CPD Approved.  15% off for BSPGHAN members

    contact Jyoti.parmar@rcpch.ac.uk 0207 092 6106

  • How To Manage: Gastroenterology

    2 May 2017

    RCPCH London, 5-11 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8SH

    Audience | Paediatric trainees, SAS doctors and newly qualified consultants and those working in general paediatrics with a special interest in gastroenterology.

    Learning Aim: This study day will help delegates develop an approach for management of common gastrointestinal (GI) presentations.

  • 2 DAY Hands-On Percutaneous Endoscopic Tube Placement Course (PEG/PEG-J)

    4 May 2017 to 5 May 2017

    International Academy of Paediatric Endoscopy Training Sheffield Children’s Hospital

    Reinforce key principles in the overall technique for Upper G.I. endoscopy & Technique and practical demonstration--Insertion of  PEG , single step buttons,  PEG -J placement and LAPEJ. 
    2 day course using ‘life like’ Models before performing/assisting with the learnt procedures on consented paediatric patients.  
    4 delegates only per Course. Applications to Dr.Prithviraj Rao.  Email:Samantha.goult@sch.nhs.uk or Tel: +44 1142717673.  Fee: £600 BSPGHAN /BAPS members (£1000 non-BSPGHAN/BAPS members)

     

     

  • 2nd ESPGHAN IBD Advanced course

    10 May 2017

    Porto

    ESPGHAN 2017 meeting: In parallel with the PGC

    From the Paediatric IBD Porto Group

    Co-Chairs of the course: Dan Turner (Israel) & Christos Tzivinikos (UK)

  • BIFA Study Day

    18 May 2017

    Belfast

    The next BIFA study day will take place in Belfast on 18th May 2017

  • Improving care for children with gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition (PGHAN) problems in the North West of England CPD Approval

    19 May 2017

    The Research & Education Institute in the Park – Alder Hey Hospital

    Course Outline:

    •Clinical updates in common topics in paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition•Clinical case presentations and discussions with Q&A•What’s new in research and research skills•Developing shared care protocols and pathways and networking 

    Early Bookings discount: (for bookings made before 1st April 2017) Consultants:  £110.00;  Trainees/AHP’s:  £ 65.00

    Full Fee: Consultants:   £125.00; Trainees/AHP’s:  £ 80.00

  • Paediatric Gastro-Allergy Symposium

    22 May 2017

    Sage Gateshead St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays, Newcastle NE8 2JR

    The Paediatric Gastro-Allergy Symposium is a unique free educational event, developed with the aim of bringing together experts, clinicians and allied health professionals working in the areas of paediatric gastroenterology and allergy from primary, secondaryand tertiary care, and academia.

    Please register online here

June 2017

  • 2nd Diagnostic and Therapeutic Upper GI workshop

    5 June 2017 to 7 June 2017

    King's College Hospital

    Hands on Upper GI (OGD) diagnostic and Therapeutic Course is aimed at Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Surgical trainees

    Objective :
    1. Demonstration and Practice of Upper GI endoscopy procedure
    2. Demonstration of Haemostatic techniques including variceal banding

    mail: kch-tr.conferencecentre@nhs.net
    Tel: 0207 848 5506
    www.pgmde.kch.nhs.uk

  • ESPGHAN Athens Endoscopy Hands-On Course

    8 June 2017 to 10 June 2017

    Athens - Greece, ELPEN Experimental Research Center

    Faculty: Mike Thompson/Jorge Dias/Luigi dall’ Oglio/Frederic Gottrand/Valerio Balassone/Christos Tzivinikos

  • BPNG - Fundamentals in Parenteral Nutrition

    13 June 2017

    Crown Plaza Hotel, Birmingham Centre

    British Pharmaceutical Education Events 2017

    Please visit our website for more details: http://www.bpng.co.uk/

     

  • BPNG - Course for Advanced Practitioners – where evidence differs

    14 June 2017

    Crown Plaza Hotel, Birmingham Centre

    British Pharmaceutical Education Events 2017

  • BPNG - Technical Services for Parenteral Nutrition

    14 June 2017

    Crown Plaza Hotel, Birmingham Centre

    British Pharmaceutical Education Events 2017

    Please visit our website for more details: http://www.bpng.co.uk/

     

  • Midlands Gut Club Network meeting

    14 June 2017

    Birmingham: Hotel La Tour, Albert Street, B5 5JE
  • BSPGHAN Taster Day

    23 June 2017

    Education Academy Royal London Hospital

    Informative talks, interactive workshops and career guidance to inspire RCPCH trainees and junior AHPs who are considering a career in PGHAN Meet Consultants, trainees and senior AHPs and hear all about PGHAN Flyer or register or email for more info.  

July 2017

  • Hands-On Oesophago-Gastro-Duodenoscopy Course 2017 (2-days) – JAG Approved

    27 July 2017 to 28 July 2017

    Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust

    Areas to be covered
    Theory of technique for Upper G.I. endoscopy
    Practical tips on oesophageal intubation and biopsies
    Technique and practical demonstration--Insertion of
        Oesophageal Wireless pH (Bravo) probe &
       Transpyloric wireless capsules
    Introduction to therapeutic endoscopy techniques
    Consent
    Indications
    Lesion recognition
    Histological correlation

October 2017

  • Hands-On Ileocolonoscopy Courses (3-days) – JAG Approved

    25 October 2017

    A 3-day course at International Academy of Paediatric Endoscopy Training

    Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust
    Western Bank
    Sheffield
    S10 2TH
    England

     

    Areas to be covered:

    Theory of technique for colonoscopy

    Dealing with loops
    Ileal intubation
    Polypectomy technique
    Consent
    Indications and complications
    Lesion recognition

November 2017

  • Hands-On Oesophago-Gastro-Duodenoscopy Course 2017 (2-days) – JAG Approved

    23 November 2017

    Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust

    A 2-day course at International Academy of Paediatric Endoscopy Training

    Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust
    Western Bank
    Sheffield
    S10 2TH
    England

     

    Areas to be covered