Conference webinar - Association of Paediatric Emergency Medicine & Paediatric Intensive Care Society

Chaired by Dani Hall and Ajay Desai, this free, live online event will feature guest lectures and abstract presentations, with opportunities for delegates to ask questions. It's an online version of the paediatric sub-specialty symposium due to take place at the RCPCH Conference and exhibition in April 2020.
RCPCH Conference Online 2020
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Accompanying posters for this session are available to view on the RCPCH ePoster platform until 4 December 2020.

09:00 - 09:05 Chair: Dani Hall, Events Organiser, APEM                

09:05 - 09:25 Ethical considerations and decision making about resuscitation of very sick children, Dr Karen Horridge, Consultant Paediatrician (disability), South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

09:25 - 09:45 High flow nasal oxygen - from ER to PICU, Dr Ramnarayan Padmanabhan, Consultant Intensivist, Children's Acute Transport Service and St Mary's Hospital, London 

09:45 - 10:05 The collapsed neonate, Dr Shelley Riphagen, Consultant Intensivist, Evelina London Children's Hospital

10:05 - 10:12 Addressing paediatric obesity in the Emergency Department: clinicians' current attitudes and the barriers they face - a PERUKI study, ID 527, Dr R Tricks, APEM abstract

10:13 - 10:30 Q&A for speakers from the first session chaired by Dani Hall    

10:30 - 10:45 Comfort Break

10:45 - 10:47 Chair: Ajay Desai, Co-Chair - Science and Education Committee, PICS  

10:48 - 10:55 Designing a critical care outreach service – an audit and national survey, ID 555, N Peshamim, PICS abstract  

10:56 - 11:03 Feasibility and acceptability pilot of a public health intervention delivered in the paediatric Emergency Department, ID 52, Professor RE Isba, APEM abstract

11:04 - 11:11  A new technique for ultrasound-guided central venous catheterization in pediatrics (syringe free approach), ID 556, A Jorya, PICS abstract 

11:12 - 11:19  Implementation of a CAMHS sticker for improved documentation of mental health patients presenting to the children’s Emergency Department, ID 420, Dr B Cuellar, APEM abstract 

11:20 - 11:40  Paediatric sepsis 2020 update, what next?, Dr Emma Lim, Consultant Paediatrician, Sepsis Lead and RCPCH Sepsis Podcast host. Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle

11:40 - 12:00  Q&A  for speaker from second session chaired by Ajay Desai followed by prizes presented by Jane Bayreuther, APEM Chair

12:15 - 13:15 APEM AGM all members invited