About this event

  • Date and time Thu 23 May 2019 from 8:30am to 8:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Paediatrics and Child Health

This study day will provide delegates with the fundamental principles of genetic and metabolic medicine relevant to a paediatric career, with an appreciation for developments in the field and their associated practical applications.

Topics include:

  • Know about current best practice to clinical dysmorphology
  • Demonstrate techniques in genetic testing, including whole genome sequencing.
  • Know about the prenatal testing of genetic disorders
  • Understanding the genetic counselling with case study based teaching on ethics and inheritance patterns
  • Awareness of the basic principles of inherited metabolic disease and modes of presentation
  • Structure an approach to the diagnosis and management of hyperammonaemia and hypoglycaemia
  • Understand when and how to consider investigating inherited metabolic disease in the child with neuro-developmental delay
  • These principles will be reinforced with a Workshop based on above metabolic topics

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 22 May 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow
Day 1
£54.00 Meeting
£15.00 LME skills evening
(optional)
RSM Trainee
Day 1
£33.00 Meeting
£15.00 LME skills evening
(optional)

Non - Member

Consultant / GP
Day 1
£90.00 Meeting
£15.00 LME skills evening
(optional)
Trainee
Day 1
£55.00 Meeting
£15.00 LME skills evening
(optional)
London School of Paediatrics
Day 1
£50.00 Meeting
£15.00 LME skills evening
(optional)

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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