About this event

  • Date and time Tue 5 May 2020 from 8:30am to 8:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Paediatrics and Child Health

Please note this event has been cancelled.

This study day will review the current best practice in the management of common clinical presentations in neonatology.

Topics include:

  • The basis of approaches in the current management of neonatal sepsis, including  neonatal radiology; management of neonatal seizures/HIE and surgical presentations  
  • Important aspects of the parent experience in neonatology
  • The recognition and management of neonatal hypotension and ventilation  
  • How to manage a diagnosis of 'the floppy baby' 

*Please ensure you book online before the event date - limited places available to register on the day and lunch will not be provided*


View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Session one

Neonatal Surgery

Prof Mark Davenport, Consultant Paediatric Surgeon, Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Nutrition OR Gastro / jaundice

Dr Sabita Uthaya, Consultant Neonatologist, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Tea and coffee break

Session two


Dr Minaxi Dattani, Consultant Radiologist, Luton & Dunstable Hospital

Neurology & MRI

Dr Nigel Basheer, Consultant Neonatal Neurologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Parent perspective

Harriet Carmichael & Rufus Radcliffe - Parents of Rex


Session three: Interactive workshops

Workshop one

Dr Rose Crowley, Neonatal Registrar, Whittington Health NHS Trust

Workshop two: Emergencies / ventilation

Dr Mark Sellwood, Consultant Neonatologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Workshop three: Cardiology/hypotension/ inotropes

Dr Donovan Duffy, Consultant Neonatologist, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Workshop four: Genetics

Dr Angela Brady, Consultant Clinical Geneticist, The North West Thames Regional Genetics Service

Tea and coffee break

Session four

Ventilation / PPHN / Mec asp

Dr Mark Sellwood, Consultant Neonatologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

NTS / Emergency Transport of the Sick Neonate

Dr Nandiran Ratnavel, Consultant, Neonatal Transfer Service London

NeoTRIPs presentation

Dr Devangi Thakkar

GRID training

Juniors: Ally Mintoft/Katie Hunt/Grace Li
Neonatal CSAC Chair: Morag Campbell

Concluding remarks

Completion of evaluation forms and close of meeting

LME Skills evening



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