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GNCH Wednesday Lunchtime Lectures
February 21, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmFree
Great North Children’s Hospital and University of Newcastle – Child Health Updates
Wednesday Lecture Series – Sir James Spence Institute. Time: 12.45 – 13.45
|Academic||Cancelled – no lecture||No Speaker|
|Safeguarding in the 21st Century. From Climbie to CSE what have we learnt?||Dr Caroline Grayson, Consultant Paediatrician/Named Doctor for Child Protection, RVI|
|A Review of educational provision for children with SEN and disabilities in Newcastle: interim feedback and discussion with Review Consultant.||Penny Richardson, SEND Transformation Lead, Newcastle|
|Study of Early Continuous Positive Airways Pressure in Acute Respiratory Failure (SCARF)||Professor Mark Peters, Professor of Paediatric Intensive Care, (GOS Institute of Child Health)|
|31st January||CHER||Does NICE really matter in paediatric practice?
|Dr Eli Gajraj, Advisor and Research Analyst NICE, London|
|Dr Nick Embleton, Consultant in Neonatal Paediatrics, RVI|
|Dr Frederik Van Delft, Honorary Consultant Paediatric Oncologist, RVI|
|Graft versus host disease remains a significant complication of haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Patients who are steroid resistant have a poor prognosis. Extracorporeal photopheresis controls graft versus host disease through immunomodulation and allows thymic recovery and re-building of T lymphocyte repertoire. We present our results of a prospective study.||Dr Andrew Gennery, Honorary Consultant Paediatric Immunologist, RVI|
|4th April – 13th April||EASTER HOLIDAYS|