Two Day Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapy Course at GOSH

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Two Day Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapy Course at Great Ormond Street Hospital

Prices: Special Early Bird Rate £120.00 Dates and Times: Start Date: 01/06/2017 9:00 AM End Date: 02/06/2017 4:30 PM Register by: 31/05/2017 5:00 PM Location Seminar Room, Barclay House Great Ormond Street Hospital London WC1N 3JH Louisa Hill / Lisa Edel / Online registration:


09:00 Registration

09:30 Physiotherapy on the Neonatal Unit – Charlotte Hull (Senior Paediatric Physiotherapist, GOSH)

10:15 Interpreting Paediatric Chest X rays – Emma Shkurka (Senior Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapist, GOSH)

11.15 Coffee break

11:45 Sleep Disordered Breathing in Children – Dr Francois Abel (Paediatric Respiratory Consultant, GOSH)

12:30 Current Approaches to Respiratory Physiotherapy in Neuromuscular Conditions – Lisa Edel (Senior Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapist, GOSH)

13:15 Lunch (Provided by BMD Medical)

14:00 Practical Techniques to Improve Airway Clearance in Neuromuscular patients – Lisa Edel (Senior Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapist)

14:45 Sleep Studies and NIV – Matthew Davies (Chief Sleep Physiologist, GOSH)

15:30 Complex Asthma in Paediatrics – Dr Katharine Pike (Paediatric Respiratory Consultant, GOSH)

16:15 Paediatric Respiratory On Call Scenarios – Emma Shkurka/Louisa Hill (Senior Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapists, GOSH)

17:00 Close


09:00 Registration

09:15 Getting Involved in Clinical Respiratory Research – Dr Harriet Shannon (Vice-Chair of the Council for Allied Health Professional’s Research, CAHPR)

10:00 Non Invasive Ventilation in Paediatrics- Vicky Robinson & Garry Rendle, (NIV Clinical Nurse Specialists, GOSH)

10:45 Non Invasive Ventilation Practical Session - Vicky Robinson & Garry Rendle (NIV Clinical Nurse Specialists, GOSH)

11:30 Coffee break

11.45 Respiratory Management of Neuromuscular Patients - Dr Elaine Chan (Paediatric Respiratory Consultant GOSH)

12:30 Respiratory Assessments in the Acute and Chronic Patient- Helen Mercer (Senior Paediatric Physiotherapist, GOSH)

13:15 Lunch with optional tour of GOSH (Provided by BMD Medical)

14:15 Pharmacology in Respiratory Medicine – Nikesh Gudka (Senior Paediatric Pharmacist, GOSH)

15:00 The changing role of the Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapist – Louisa Hill (Specialist CF/Respiratory Physiotherapist, GOSH)

15:45 Paediatric Respiratory Case Studies – Lisa Edel/Louisa Hill (Senior Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapists GOSH)

16:30 Discussion and Close

Special Early Bird Rate £120 (for registrations before midnight on 1st May 2017

Standard Rate £150 (registrations thereafter)