Recent advances in paediatrics and Tim David prize

Tuesday 19 June 2012

Venue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AE

A joint meeting with RCPCH

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Places are still available for the meeting, however at this stage we may not be able to offer you lunch.

9.00 am

Registration, tea and coffee
Chair: Dr Deniz Gurtin, President, Section of Paediatrics & Child Health, RSM

9.30 am

What is new in children's brain tumours?
Dr Darren Hargrave,
Consultant Paediatric Oncologist,
Neuro-oncology & Experimental Therapeutics,
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

10.00 am

Recent advances in malaria
Dr Delane Shingadia, Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

10.30 am

Growth disorders: New insights in management
Professor Mehul Dattani, Professor of Paediatric Endocrinology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

11.00 am

Coffee break
Chair: Alan Smyth, Professor of Child Health, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Nottingham

11.30 am

Recent developments in inflammatory bowel diseases
Dr Matthias Zilbauer,
Clinical Lecturer in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Honorary Consultant,
Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology,
Addenbrooke's Hospital

12.00 pm

Recent advances in paediatric immunology
Dr Stephen Hughes, Consultant in Paediatric Immunology,
The Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

12.45 pm


Tim David Prize
Chair: Dr Swee Fang

2.00 pm

Trainee presentations

3.00 pm

Role of the paediatrician and the RCPCH in the future
Dr Hilary Cass, President of RCPCH
Consultant Paediatrician, Great Ormond Street Hospital

3.30 pm

Tea break
Chair: Professor Mike Dillon, Emeritus Professor of Paediatric Nephrology, UCL Institute of Child

4.00 pm

Recent advances in genetics: "Exomes to new genes for epithelial disease"
Professor David Kelsell, Professor of Human Molecular Genetics, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry

4.30 pm

Announcement of prize winners

4.40 pm

Presentation of Otto Wolff medal

Otto Wolff Memorial Lecture

4.50 pm

Advances in child health
the changing contributions of genes, clocks and circumstances
Professor Brian Wharton, Honorary Professor and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Institutes of Child Health, London and Birmingham

5.20 pm

Completion of evaluation forms

5.25 pm

Close of meeting

5.30 pm

Annual General Meeting for Section Members only

6.00 pm

Drinks reception

6.30 pm

Annual Dinner

Meeting ref: PDC15

CPD: 5 credits

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