BACD North East Regional Meeting - Sleep in Neurodisability

This virtual meeting will take place on Friday 4 December 2020. The provisional programme is as follows:

  • Breathe-Easy: a pilot study to examine the acceptability and feasibility of a night-time postural management intervention (PMN-TI) to improve respiratory health of children with complex neuro-disability Dr Sarah Crombie, Expert Clinical Academic Physiotherapist and Research Fellow, Chailey Clinical Services, Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) 
  • Sleep and complex neurodisability: Lived experience and practical perspectives Dr Helen Leonard, Consultant in Paediatric Neurodisability, Great North Children's Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Tackling complex sleep behaviour difficulties in a community team for children with learning disabilities Dr Emily Thompson, Principal Clinical Psychologist, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

  • Sleep clinic Dr Desaline Joseph, Consultant in Paediatric Neurodisability, Paedatric Neurosciences, Evelina London Children’s Healthcare, London

  • Sleep and Neurodisability - The Nuts and Bolts in clinical practice Dr Desaline Joseph, Consultant in Paediatric Neurodisability, Paedatric Neurosciences, Evelina London Children’s Healthcare, London

  • Setting up a local sleep service for children with neurodisability Dr Sally Hobson, Specialty Doctor in Community Paediatrics, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London

Who is this meeting aimed at? 

  • This meeting is aimed at all medical and non-medical practitioners working in, or with an interest in, childhood disability.  All BACD members, and non-members, are invited to attend.   

How do I book?

  • All delegates must book via the online registration system below. 
  • This event is free for BACD members, but you must book in advance.
  • 6 months BACD membership is included in the registration fee for non-members.

CPD

  • CPD Credits: 4.5
  • Delegates will be able to download a PDF of the CPD certificate following attendance at the course.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations must be confirmed in writing (via email). 
  • No refunds will be given for non-attendance or cancellations received after Friday 20 November 2020.
  • Cancellations received prior to this date will be eligible for a full refund, minus card processing fees.
  • Delegates may make arrangements for a substitute to attend in their place at any time with no cost incurred by contacting the BACD office.

Book tickets

Ticket Cost Quantity
BACD Members Free
Consultant and SAS Doctors - Non-member £30.00
Non-medical practitioners - Non-Member £15.00
Trainee Doctors ST1-8 - Non-Member £20.00
Categories: BACD Events
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