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09.00Introduction to the day from BACD Trainee Reps - Dr Rachel Amos, Dr Fiona McQuaige and Dr Sanjana Kattera
09.10Complex Feeding - Dr Andrew Barclay, Consultant in Paediatric Gastroenterology and MDT Team
09.50Respiratory issues in Children and Adolescents with complex needs - Dr Chris Grimes, Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory
10.30Sleep issues in Children and Adolescents with complex needs - Dr Desaline Joseph, Consultant in Paediatric Sleep Medicine
11.10Coffee Break
11.25Parents’ perspectives on living with children and adolescents with complex needs - Una Keightley, Tracey Horner
12.05Research Perspectives on neurodisability - Prof Jeremy Parr, Consultant in Paediatric Neurodisability and Chair, BACD Strategic Research Group
12.35Research Journeys - Dr Rebecca Searle, Dr Fariel Rahman 
13.30RCPCH Global: Neurodevelopmental screening in Lebanon - Ms Marie Bontoux, Program Manager for the Lebanon program 
14.10Global Lessons and practices on Neurodisability - Prof Melissa Gladstone, Consultant in Paediatric Neurodisability
14.50Tea Break
- START assessment: What to expect and how to prepare from a trainee's perspective: Dr Keira Guthrie
- GRID and SPIN overview: Application tips and overview of the program from a trainees perspective : Dr Kimberley Hallam
15.30Neurodisability CSAC Update - Dr Katherine Martin, Consultant in Paediatric Neurodisability and Chair, Paediatric Neurodisability CSAC 
16.00Close of the Day

Audience: Whilst the Meeting is aimed at trainees with an interest in paediatric neurodisability, it is open to all professionals working with disabled children and young people.

To register: Please scroll down to the bottom of this page. All information about the event and joining information will be sent to the email provided during registration - please ensure you have correctly entered the email that you wish to use for all aspects of attending this event!

Deadline to register: 8am, Thursday 7 December2023

Paediatric Trainee registration fees as follows:

Paediatric Core Trainees - doctors in training who are on the new RCPCH Progress+ Core Training ST1-4 or are ST5 under the old Progress training 

Paediatric Specialty Trainees - doctors in training who are on the new RCPCH Progress+ Sub-Specialty or General Paediatrics Training ST5-7, or at ST6 or above under the old Progress training

Book tickets

Ticket Cost Quantity
AHP, Nurse, Other Non-Medical Prof £60.00
Consultant and SAS Doctors £100.00
Core Trainee Dr £40.00
Specialty Trainee Dr £50.00
Undergraduate students & Foundation Drs £10.00
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