Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

Upcoming events

08 Sep

BAPS webinar on Gastrostomy & Gastrojejunostomy


A webinar aimed at Clinicians and nursing teams involved in the placement of gastrostomy and gastrojejunostomy devices and their subsequent management. We have a broad base faculty from all over the UK and the USA, including the founder of the PEG tube Dr Jeffery Ponsky. Topics will include the PEG tube , Laparoscopic assisted gastrostomy, T fastener insertion methods as well as radiological placement. We will have a senior nursing panel to discuss post-operative management, as well as hearing from parents and patients on their experiences.

18 Nov

Paediatric Advanced Cadaveric Trauma Surgery (PACTS) Course for Surgeons 2021

Newcastle, UK

Do you work in a Major trauma centre? Would you be confident to take a child straight to theatre to control massive haemorrhage from trauma? Could you cope with a mass casualty incident like the 2017 Manchester concert bombing? Have you attended a trauma course that takes you beyond the basics of ATLS /APLS?

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