Specialty symposium - Association for Paediatric Palliative Medicine and British Paediatric Neurology Association

An afternoon exploring the latest advances in paediatric palliative medicine and neurology with sessions delivered by experts in these fields. This is part of the RCPCH Conference Online 2021 programme.
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British Paediatric Neurology Association

Chair: Dr Sam Amin, British Paediatric Neurology Association


Guest lecture: title TBC, Dr Frances Elmslie


Clinical Features of Children Presenting with Prolonged Seizures - A Data Linkage Study from a Scottish Population Cohort. Most likely will be pre-record, Theresa Peltz


Families report desire for continuing virtual Epilepsy Clinics: Patient experience during year one of COVID-19 enforced changes to paediatric epilepsy services, Kate Pryde


Developmental Delay and Inherited metabolic diseases, Dr James Davison  


Supplementary Feeding in Children with Mitochondrial Diseases, Dr Victoria Nesbitt


Lessons from the newborn screening for Pompe disease: A single-center UK experience based on USA newborn screening program, Nour Elkhateeb



Association of Paediatric Palliative Medicine

Chair – Dr Emily Harrop, Association of Paediatric Palliative Medicine


Guest lecture: Managing Paediatric Mitochondrial Disease, Dr Victoria Nesbitt


Development of a partnership to improve palliative care services for children in The Gambia, Deborah Shanks


Chadwick, Anna Discussing Organ and Tissue Donation by Children with Cancer; Is There a Training Need?

17:55-18:00 Closing remarks