Conference webinar - Paediatricians in Medical Management debate

Taking the Paediatric Clinical Leaders debate online, this virtual conference session will feature three 45 minute debates that all relate to the challenges of meeting the diverse needs of individuals and organisations in paediatrics.
RCPCH Conference Online 2020
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Chairs: Dr Liz Marder, Consultant paediatrician in Community Child Health and Neurodisability, Nottingham Children’s Hospital, RCPCH Treasurer, and Chair, Paediatricians in Medical Management Committee

Dr Nicola Jay, Consultant paediatrician, Sheffield Children's Hospital, and RCPCH Officer for Workforce Planning and Health Services

14:00-14:10 Welcome and introduction

14:10-14:55 "Paediatricians' focus should be the holistic impact of COVID-19 on CYP, not just the medical impact" - a debate led by RCPCH &Us 

14:55-15:05 Comfort break

15:05-15:50 "A paediatrician should be a doctor first, and a paediatrician second"

15:50-16:00 Comfort break

16:00-16:45 "NHS organisations have not done enough to keep our diverse workforce safe during COVID: how can they do better?"

Rather than a traditional for and against debate, the speakers will consider different perspectives on this important topic, drawing on their experiences during the pandemic so far.

16:45-17:00 Closing remarks and conclusion