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Trainees' Meeting, 17-18 May 2019

Course Duration: 2-days
Cost: GBP:80.00
Reduced Cost: GBP:80.00

Total Course Places: 42 (-8 standard places currently available; -48 reduced rate places available)
CPD Points: 6. You will be able to download a pdf of your CPD certificate following attendance at the course
There is no pre course reading for this course

VENUE

Conference Aston
Aston University
Aston
Birmingham
B4 7ET

Website: http://www.conferenceaston.co.uk/attending-an-event/

Telephone: 0121 204 4300

Car parking: Car parking is available in Car Park 12 but must be pre-booked. Please book at: http://www.conferenceaston.co.uk/attending-an-event/how-do-i-get-to-you/.

Public transport: The closest train station is Birmingham New Street, which is a 5 minute taxi ride / 15 minute walk

COURSE DINNER

Conference Aston

Course dinner cost: GBP:25.00

OBJECTIVES

Mastering Paediatric Neuromuscular Disease

 

PROGRAMME

BPNA Trainees’ Meeting 2019 – Mastering Paediatric Neuromuscular Conditions

 

Day 1: Friday 17th May 2019

 

1030-1100

Coffee and Registration

 

1100-1115

Welcome and Introduction

Dr Mary Chesshyre - BPNA paediatric neurology trainee rep

 

1115-1200

 

Physiotherapy Assessment of Children with Neuromuscular Conditions

Lianne Abbot

Paediatric Neuromuscular Physiotherapist

Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

 

1200-1245

 

Laboratory Investigations and Genetic Testing in a Child with a Suspected Neuromuscular Condition

Dr Anna Sarkozy

Consultant in Paediatric Neuromuscular Conditions

Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

1245-1345

Lunch

1345-1430

Management of SMA in Children: Standards of Care and Current Research

Dr Mariacristina Scoto

Specialty Doctor in Paediatric Neuromuscular Conditions and Senior Clinical Research Associate

Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

1430-1515

Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes and Acquired Disorders of the Neuromuscular Junction in Children

Dr Pinki Munot

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

1515-1600

Paediatric Muscle Channelopathies

Dr Emma Matthews

Consultant Neurologist and Clinical Research Career Development Fellow

Queen Square Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

1600-1615

Break

1615-1700

Neurophysiology: An Introduction to the use of Neurophysiology in a Child with a Suspected Neuromuscular Condition

Dr Andrew Lawley

Consultant Neurophysiologist

Birmingham Children’s Hospital

1700-1800

Update for Paediatric Neurology Grid Trainees

Dr Anne-Marie Childs – National Training Advisor BPNA and RCPCH Paediatric Neurology CSAC and Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Dr Mary Chesshyre – BPNA Paediatric Neurology Trainee Rep

Dr Todd Smallbone – Deputy BPNA Paediatric Neurology Trainee Rep

1930 for 2000

Dinner at Conference Aston

 

 

BPNA Trainees’ Meeting 2019 – Mastering Paediatric Neuromuscular Conditions

 

Day 2: Saturday 18th May 2019

 

0900-0945

Inherited Peripheral Nerve Disorders in Children

Dr Imelda Hughes

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist and Clinical Lead for the Neuromuscular Service

Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

0945-1030

Paediatric Metabolic Muscle Conditions: An Approach to Evaluation and Investigation

Dr Anirban Majumdar

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist and Lead Clinician Southwest Neuromuscular Network

Bristol Children’s Hospital

1030-1045

Trainee Case Presentation 1

1045-1115

Break

1115-1200

Management of DMD in Children: Standards of Care and Current Research

Dr Henriette Van Ruiten

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist and Clinical Research Associate

John Walton Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre and The Great North Children’s Hospital

1200-1300

My Journey Living with a Paediatric Neuromuscular Condition

Vivek Gohil

Blogger and Accessibility Consultant

1300-1400

Lunch

1400-1500

 

Stuart Green Memorial Lecture:

Histopathology: An Introduction to the use of Muscle Biopsy in a Child with a Suspected Neuromuscular Condition

Professor Caroline Sewry

Professor of Muscular Pathology

ICH Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre and the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital

1500-1515

Trainee Case Presentation 2

1515-1530

Closing Remarks and Close of Meeting

Dr Mary Chesshyre - BPNA paediatric neurology trainee rep

 

 

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

This meeting is primarily aimed at paediatric neurology trainees' and fellows, paediatric trainees and Unit 5 DL students. It is open to and of relevance to all healthcare professionals that work with children with neuromuscular conditions.

Please be aware that the BPNA is developing a Tone Management course designed specifically for paediatricians, community paediatricians and allied health workers.  The first course will run in spring 2020.  

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Trainees' Meeting, 17-18 May 2019

Course Duration: 2-days
Cost: GBP 80.00
Reduced Cost: GBP 80.00 for BPNA trainee members or enrolled Distance Learning students



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