About this event

  • Date and time Tue 19 Nov 2019 from 9:30am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Paediatrics and Child Health

This conference will review the current management of cystic fibrosis (CF) in adults and children, including an insight into the implementation of current research, best practice in specific areas, and general updates on recent and future developments in care.

These updates are suitable for all members of the multidisciplinary team who care for adults or children with cystic fibrosis.

Topics include:

  • Developments in CF care published in the last 12 months
  • How to provide and get the most from surgical training
  • How human factors can influence clinical performance, behaviour and outcomes for the patient
  • Insights into some of the risks an individual practising medicine may face, and how to cope with adversity

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 18 November 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Trainee RSM Retired Fellow RSM Student
£45.00 £45.00 £45.00 £45.00 £40.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£125.00 £60.00 £60.00 £45.00

Agenda

View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Professor Iolo Doull, Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Children's Hospital for Wales, Cardiff

Session one

CFSPID – What is it and what should we do?

Professor Kevin Southern, Deputy Head of Women’s and Children’s Health, University of Liverpool and Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

How should we treat pseudomonas respiratory infections?

Dr Simon Langton-Hewer, Consultant Paediatrician, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children

Tea and coffee break

Session two

Social inequality and cystic fibrosis

Professor David Taylor-Robinson, Professor of Public Health and Policy, University of Liverpool

The future of cystic fibrosis care. Do we need cystic fibrosis teams?

Dr Colin Wallis, Consultant in Respiratory Paediatrics, Great Ormond Street Hospital

Lunch

Session three

How can we learn to improve patient’s care?

Dr Martin Wildman, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine and Adult Cystic Fibrosis, Sheffield Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre

Breaking the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis

Dr Mandy Bryon, Head of Psychological Services, Great Ormond Street Hospital

Tea and coffee break

Session four

Fellows rounds
Year in review

Professor Iolo Doull, Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Children's Hospital for Wales, Cardiff

Close of meeting

Location

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

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