About this event

  • Date and time Fri 29 Nov 2019 from 12:30pm to 4:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by General Practice with Primary Healthcare

Book your place to get an understanding of common paediatric gastroenterology presentations and management in the primary care setting.

This afternoon, taught by Consultant Paediatricians with a special interest in Gastroenterology, will be suitable for GP trainees, newly qualified GPs and junior paediatric doctors. Its aim is to build knowledge and confidence in managing common paediatric gastroenterology presentations in the community. 

By attending, you will:

  • Know the current guidelines for treating constipation, cows milk protein allergy, diarrhoea and reflux
  • Have an understanding of the paediatric presentations of inflammatory bowel disease
  • Be better able to effectively engage young people and their carers in discussions around obesity and healthy eating
  • Be up to date with current guidelines on coeliac disease in the paediatric population

This event will be taught in small groups, predominantly by case-based discussion, and attendance will allow access to exclusive learning material. This event is in collaboration with Healthy London Partnership.

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View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee
Case based discussions constipation, diarrhoea, IBD

Small group: Dr Katherine Fawbert, Consultant Paediatrician, King’s College Hospital

Case based discussion reflux and cows milk protein allergy

Small group: Dr Anjan Chakrabarty, Consultant Paediatrician West Middlesex Hospital

Tea and coffee break
Prescribing anti reflux medication, types of formula milk for cows milk protein allergy, constipation medication

Prescribing: Dr Christopher Williams, GP

Obesity and healthy eating, coeliac disease

Tips for ideal consultations: Dr Ruksha Bhadresha, GP and Dr Grace Audu, Consultant Paediatrician West Middlesex Hospital

Key take home messages

Dr Katherine Fawbert, Consultant Paediatrician Lewisham Hospital

Completion of evaluation forms and close of meeting


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