On behalf of the Wellington Branch of the Paediatric Society of New Zealand we warmly invite you to attend the 2016 GP Paediatric Update.
The Annual GP Update based on GP requets from last years meeting and suggested topics from speakers where there appears to be a knowledge gap or there are significant advances. Usually includes clinical case discussions and skills sessions. Great networking possibilities as one of the major GP education events for the Greater Wellington Region!
Please come with some questions for the Q&A session on Saturday 3rd December with Dr Koen de Ridder and Dr Tim Gregg from 9.30 to 10am!
FRIDAY 2nd DECEMBER 2016
8.30 to 9 Registration (Auditorium at Learning Center - Hutt Hospital)
9 to 9.30 Welcome - Dr Thorsten Stanley
9.30 to 10 Paediatric Ophthalmology Update: Tears, Turns and Treating Myopia - Dr Anne-Marie Yardley
10 to 10.30 Recent advances in Genetics: exome sequencing etc. - Dr Kate Neas
10.30 to 11 Morning Tea
11 to 11.30 Eczema - what's new? Dr Thorsten Stanley
11.30 to 12 Child protection - Dr Maylin Yap
12 to 12.30 Rashes - Dr Priscilla Campbell-Stokes
12.30 to 1.30 Lunch break
1.30 to 2 Management of paediatric hearing loss and cochlear implants - Dr Alice Stringer
2 to 2.30 Developmental delays and neuromaturational disorders: an overview – Dr Andrew Marshall
2.3 to 3 Convulsions in Infants and Children- Dr Erik Andersen
3 to 3.30 Afternoon tea break
3.30 to 5 pm Clinical cases and videos and slides - Dr Thorsten Stanley
7pm Dinner at Boulcott Street Bistro- reduced prices for registrants- partners welcome!
SATURDAY 3rd DECEMBER 2016
9 to 9.30 Q&A paediatric orthopaedics- COME PREPARED with questions! Dr Timothy Gregg & Dr Koen De Ridder
9.30 to 10 Common problems in Paediatric Surgery - Dr Paul Jackson
10 to 10.30 Desensitisation for allergies: Dr Thorsten Stanley
10.30 to 11 Morning Tea
11 to 11.30 The role of the Speech Language Therapist – Mrs. Stephanie Johnstone
11.30 to 12 Advances in Neonatology - Dr Harshad Patel
12 to 12.30 Closing remarks – Dr Thorsten Stanley
Should you have any dietery requirements, please email me at GPupdateWellington@gmail.com
N.B: GP Paediatric Update event 2017
*Save already the next GP Update event in your calendars! Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd December 2017 at the same location: Auditorium (Learning Centre) - Hutt Hospital*