PEDIATRIC RESPIRATORY COURSE 2018


The course is free to attend and a certificate of attendance will be provided by the Excellence in Pediatrics Institute for those who will attend all sessions of the course.

ONLINE SESSION: RES-S1: Spot the Signs of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD)

♦︎ Date: Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
♦︎ Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central European Summer Time 
♦︎ Language: English
♦︎ Presenter: CLAIRE HOGG,
Professor of Practice, Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College and Clinical Director, Respiratory Paediatrics, Royal Brompton Hospital, UNITED KINGDOM
♦︎ Learning Objectives: (1) How to spot when a snotty child might have PCD - what are the cardinal signs? (2) Diagnosis is complex and there is no one stand alone test - how to navigate patients towards a diagnosis (3) Overview of the multidisciplinary approach to clinical care of patients with PCD.

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ONLINE SESSION RES-S2: Cystic Fibrosis - An Update for Specialists and General PediatriciansCystic Fibrosis: Pathophysiology and Management for General Paediatricians

♦︎ Date: Friday, Nov 9, 2018 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central European Summer Time)
♦︎ Language: English
♦︎ Presenter:RISHI PABARY, Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UNITED KINGDOM
♦︎ Learning Objectives: (1) Understand: The basic pathophysiology of cystic fibrosis and how this relates to multi-system disease (2) Review: Current management options – diagnosis and treatment (3) Consider: Different mutation classes and proof of concept for a paradigm shift in how we manage cystic fibrosis

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ONLINE SESSION RES-S3: Diagnosis and Management of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES)

♦︎ Date: Friday, Nov 16, 2018 (1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central European Summer Time)
♦︎ Language: English
♦︎ Presenter: PAUL TURNER,
MRC Clinician Scientist in Paediatric Allergy & Immunology within the MRC & Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma at Imperial College London, UNITED KINGDOM
♦︎ Learning Objectives:
 (1) Understand the typical presentation of FPIES in younger children (2) Review the latest international guidelines for FPIES management (3) Consider how healthcare professionals can best support families of children with FPIES

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ONLINE SESSION RES-S4: Triggers of childhood Asthma - What parents should know

♦︎ Date: Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central European Summer Time)
♦︎ Language: English
♦︎ Presenter: ANDREW BUSH,
Professor of Paediatrics and Head of Section (Paediatrics), Imperial College, Professor of Paediatric Respirology, National Heart and Lung Institute, UNITED KINGDOM
♦︎ Learning Objectives: (1) Understand that an asthma lung attack (not ‘exacerbation’) is serious, a ‘never event’ like cutting off the wrong leg in an operating room, and is a ‘near-death’ experience. (2) Appreciate what can trigger an asthma attack, especially those triggers which are susceptible to modulation. (3) Respond appropriately in the aftermath of an attack to prevent the otherwise certain, and possibly fatal, recurrence.

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