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19 Nov

Winter Meeting

19th November 2021

08 Sep

BAPS webinar on Gastrostomy & Gastrojejunostomy

Virtual, 8th September 2021

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, 18th November 2021 - 19th November 2021

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?