RCPCH Conference 2024 - Sponsors and exhibitors

We look forward to meeting a range of sponsors and exhibitors at this year's RCPCH Conference. Please do visit the Exhibition Hall during breaks or use the Conference app to find out more about who our supporters are and what they do.
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Sponsors

Alexion

Gold sponsor

Alexion

Alexion, AstraZeneca Rare Disease, is the group within AstraZeneca focused on rare diseases, created following the 2021 acquisition of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. As a leader in rare diseases for 30 years, Alexion is focused on serving patients and families affected by rare diseases and devastating conditions through the discovery, development and commercialisation of life-changing medicines. Alexion focuses its research efforts on novel molecules and targets in the complement cascade and its development efforts on haematology, nephrology, neurology, metabolic disorders, cardiology, and ophthalmology. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Alexion has offices around the globe and serves patients in more than 50 countries. 

Visit the Alexion website


Flynn pharma

Gold sponsor

Flynn Pharma Ltd

At Flynn Pharma, we provide essential medicines for patients with specific needs, often by re-discovering and working with established speciality drugs and branded pharmaceutical products. We are proud to make a positive difference to patients through introducing new products, improving existing formulations or adding new indications.

UK/FLY/2024/3028 February 2024

Visit the Flynn Pharma Ltd website


Kyowa Kirin

Silver sponsor

Kyowa Kirin 

Kyowa Kirin is an R&D-based life sciences company with special strengths in biotechnology. The Kyowa Kirin Group companies strive to contribute to the health and well-being of people around the world by creating new value through the pursuit of advances in life sciences and technologies.

Visit the Kyowa Kirin website


MEDICE

Bronze sponsor

Medice UK

Medice is a European pharmaceutical company that is proud to be a leader and innovator in the treatment of ADHD across the continent.

Medice UK supports UK healthcare professionals and ADHD patients with treatment solutions and the supply of our ADHD treatment portfolio.

Our goal - to be part of the ADHD family in the UK, helping to shape the conversation around effective patient support and treatment for ADHD.

Visit the Medice UK website


QIAGEN

Bronze sponsor

QIAGEN Ltd.

QIAGEN serves more than 500,000 customers globally, all seeking insights from DNA, RNA and proteins. Together, we are making improvements in life possible. Our products for molecular testing serve applications from basic life sciences research to clinical healthcare. Together, we are making improvements in life possible.

Visit the QIAGEN website


Societi

Bronze sponsor

Societi Foundation

Societi is the UK Foundation for Kawasaki Disease, the leading cause of acquired heart disease in UK children. Affected children have improved outcomes with quick diagnosis and rapid treatment. By raising awareness of Kawasaki Disease we aim to ensure children receive prompt diagnosis, urgent treatment and appropriate long term care.

Visit the Societi Foundation website


Exhibitors

AGB

AGB-Pharma

AGB-Pharma is an independent, Swedish, family-owned, pharmaceutical company dedicated to sleep health and specialises in the treatment of sleep disorders. 

The business was founded by a Swedish Pharmacist who served his local community in the Swedish city of Lund, then scaled the organisation into the company it is today. AGB-Pharma focusses on delivering high quality, high value medicines to support patients with sleep problems. 
 

Visit the AGB-Pharma website


ALTURIX

ALTURIX

ALTURIX are a dynamic pharmaceutical company.  We are dedicated to delivering a growing portfolio of high quality products to help improve patient outcomes, at responsible prices.  To learn more about ALTURiX and our products please feel free to visit us at our stand, you can also find further information at alturix.com

Visit the ALTURIX website


bioMérieux

 

bioMérieux

As a world leader in microbiology for 60 years, bioMérieux is committed to major public health issues in the field of infectious diseases, such as antimicrobial resistance, respiratory infections and sepsis.

bioMérieux provides innovative end-to-end diagnostic solutions that improve patient outcomes, help prevent antimicrobial resistance and improve antimicrobial stewardship, as well as empowering clinicians and laboratorians in decision making by providing actionable data through integrated IT and DATA solutions.

Visit the bioMérieux website


BPNA

British Paediatric Neurology Association

BPNA is a professional organisation for doctors who specialise in the care of children with neurological disorders. Aiming to promote the health and well-being of children with neurological disorders through:

  • Training and education of neurosciences professionals 
  • Research into neurological disorders affecting children 
  • Improvement of knowledge of professionals, patients and their families

Visit the BPNA website


CAREFUL

CAREFUL

CAREFUL is a care coordination platform that enables visibility, accountability and collaboration as patients move through different care settings and interact with different caregivers. The platform provides healthcare systems, hospitals, clinicians and multidisciplinary teams with a constantly updated, holistic view of every patient’s plan of care to ensure their safe and frictionless movement throughout their health journey.

Visit the CAREFUL website


Caring Matters Now

Caring Matters Now

Caring Matters Now supports children and adults living with Congenital Melanocytic Naevus (CMN), funds pioneering research to find a cure for CMN and raises awareness of CMN.   CMN is a dark brown, hairy birthmark covering up to 80% of the body.  CMN can grow internally causing neurological complications.

Visit the Caring Matters Now website 


The Children's Trust

The Children's Trust

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with brain injury. We work with children and young people aged 0-18 from across the UK with acquired brain injury (ABI), neurodisability, and complex education, therapy, health and care needs.

Visit the Children's Trust website


Consilient Health

Consilient Health

Consilient Health, a well-established pharmaceutical company founded in 2005, is dedicated to addressing unmet clinical needs while ensuring quality and savings for the NHS. With a strong focus on bone health, women’s health, and urology, we extend our commitment to innovative solutions for ADHD and smoking cessation. Visit www.consilienthealth.com for details

Visit the Consilient Health website 


Data4NHS

Data4NHS

Data4NHS maintains one of the largest healthcare related databases in the UK. Registration is free and only available to NHS professionals with a valid NHS email address. Register to have access to resources including the Data4NHS national directory, recruitment opportunities, events and courses calendar, surveys and e-bulletin.

Visit the Data4NHS website


Down syndrome UK

Down Syndrome UK

Down Syndrome UK is a parent-led national charity with a vision to see society value people with Down syndrome as equal members. We are passionate about educating and empowering parents, professionals, policymakers, parliamentarians, and the public. Led by those with lived experience, we provide practical advice, information, support, and resources.

Visit the Down Syndrome UK website


Gaumard

Gaumard

At Gaumard, we develop and market state-of-the-art patient simulators, task trainers, and learning modules to facilitate safe and effective maternal, neonatal, emergency, nursing, respiratory, and life support training opportunities. 

Visit the Gaumard website 


Glut1

Glut1 Deficiency

We are a small but dedicated team of five parents from across the UK and Ireland each of us having a child/young adult with Glut1 Deficiency. We have come together to provide compassion, support and education in raising awareness of this rare condition

Visit the Glut1 Deficiency website


GOSH

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity

Every day, around 750 seriously ill children and young people are seen at Great Ormond Street Hospital from all over the UK. Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity supports the hospital and its patients by funding research, technology and innovation, patient, family and staff support, and major redevelopments.

Visit the Great Ormond Street website


Harlow printing

Harlow Printing Limited

National supplier of Personal Child Health Records (red books) and main supplier of iGrow Software for monitoring children's growth electronically.

Visit the Harlow Printing website


Harry's HAT

Harry’s Hydrocephalus Awareness Trust (Harry’s HAT)

We are national user-led registered charity which aims to make life better for children with hydrocephalus and the families who love and care for them, through; awareness, training, support and campaigning. 

Visit the Harry's HAT website


Imperial

Imperial College London MSc Applied Paediatrics

Imperial College London is a world-class university with a mission to benefit society through excellence in science, engineering, medicine and business. The Applied Paediatrics team deliver a rigorous course to enhance student understanding of scientific and evidence base of paediatrics in a multidisciplinary online course.

Visit the Imperial College website


Intelligent Ultrasound

Intelligent Ultrasound

A ‘classroom to clinic’ ultrasound company, providing real-time simulation for training (‘classroom’) and AI-based clinical image analysis software tools for diagnostic medical ultrasound (‘clinic’). 

Our simulation technologies make ultrasound simpler to use, and easier to learn. Our clinical products use AI to improve the accuracy of ultrasound procedures in practice.

Visit the Intelligent Ultrasound website


Little Journey

Little Journey

Little Journey is a digital eSupport platform that psychologically prepares, informs and supports children and families before, during and after healthcare procedures, all from the comfort and safety of their own home. Little Journey is proven to reduce anxiety and improve patient’s experience of care, satisfaction and health outcomes. 

Visit the Little Journey website


MDU

Medical Defence Union

The MDU is a not-for-profit organisation and market leader for medical defence in the UK. Being a member provides access to support for many types of medico-legal issues.


As well as being a reassuring presence, we are a strong voice for the professions we serve, advocating for change on their behalf.

Visit the Medical Defence Union website


MDSG

Myotonic Dystrophy Support Group

We are a National Charity run by volunteers and dedicated to offering the hand of friendship and support to all those affected by the condition myotonic dystrophy.

This is a neuromuscular genetic condition, progressive and at present without any treatment.  Onset is at any age from birth to over 50.  It is autosomal.

Visit the Myotonic Dystrohpy support group website


NCMD

National Child Mortality Database

The National Child Mortality Database (NCMD) is the first of its kind. It records comprehensive data, standardised across England, on the circumstances of children’s deaths to ensure that deaths are learned from, and that actions are taken, locally and nationally, to reduce the number of children who die.

Visit the NCMD website


NCEPOD

National confidential enquiry reviewing and improving the quality of healthcare

Visit the NCEPOD website


NPEU

National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU) Clinical Trials Unit

The NPEU Clinical Trials Unit (NPEU CTU) is a fully registered UKCRC Clinical Trials Unit and typically runs a number of large multi-centre Randomised Controlled Trials, both nationally and internationally. The ongoing programme of trials evaluates a broad range of interventions for women and babies in the perinatal health services.

Visit the NPEU website


PANS PANDA

PANS PANDA UK

PANS PANDAS UK is the only UK charity supporting children, adults and families living with neuropsychiatric conditions PANS and PANDAS. We raise awareness and improve the standard of care provided to PANS and PANDAS families in the UK. We strive for a brighter future for everyone affected by these conditions.

Visit the PANS PANDA website


PG MUTUAL

PG Mutual

PG Mutual exists to provide Income Protection Insurance to secure the livelihoods and lifestyles of Healthcare Professionals should they be unable to work due to illness or injury. As a not-for-profit organisation, we do not have outside shareholders and return surplus profits to our members through our Profit Share Scheme.

Visit the PG Mutual website


Proveca

Proveca

Proveca is a European pharmaceutical company specialising in the development and licensing of medicines to address the unmet medical needs of children. The team at Proveca are seeking to improve the lives of children, many of whom require long-term drug treatment for chronic conditions. Working with clinicians, parents, carers and children, Proveca are leading the way in providing licenced, clinically proven, medicines that are tailored to the specific needs of children.

Visit the Proveca website 


PTC

PTC Therapeutics

PTC Therapeutics, Inc (PTC) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of clinically differentiated medicines that provide benefits to patients with rare disorders, including Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). Founded in 1998, PTC Therapeutics has successfully launched a number of rare disorder products and has a global commercial footprint.

Visit the PTC therapeutics website


QMUL

Queen Mary University of London, Online MSc in Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Develop your skills in paediatric emergency medicine under the guidance of an international faculty from Queen Mary University of London – a Russell Group university with a worldwide reputation in emergency medicine, trauma surgery and critical care. 

Visit the QMUL website 


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RCPCH Incubator

At RCPCH we are building our internal software development capability, focused on creating digital solutions to directly impact child health in the UK and beyond. This includes our commercial Growth API as well as a clinical data audit platform and a range of open-source clinical APIs.

Visit RCPCH Growth Charts


RCPCH

RCPCH Historical Archives

As first the British Paediatric Association and, since 1996, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, we have a rich heritage of collaboration and innovation in child health. Our historical archives preserve and enable access to 5,000 records relating to our institutional history and the history of paediatrics.

Visit the RCPCH Historical Archives website


RCOT

Royal College of Occupational Therapists

We’re RCOT. We’ve championed the profession and the people behind it for over 80 years; and today, we are thriving with over 36,000 members. Then and now, we’re here to help achieve life-changing breakthroughs for our members, for the people they support and for society as a whole. 

Visit the RCOT website


Sanofi

Sanofi Vaccines

We are an innovative global healthcare company, driven by one purpose: we chase the miracles of science to improve people’s lives. Our team, across some 100 countries, is dedicated to transforming the practice of medicine by working to turn the impossible into the possible. We provide potentially life-changing treatment options and potentially life-saving vaccine protection to millions of people globally, while putting sustainability and social responsibility at the center of our ambitions.

Visit the Sanofi website


Sarstedt

Sarstedt

Sarstedt is one of the world’s leading providers of laboratory and medical equipment, which develops, manufactures and distributes consumables in the field of medicine and research. Our company is known for its ‘High quality, High-performance and Made in Germany’ products and has an uncompromising commitment to customer requirements. 

Visit the Sarstedt website


 
Feeding Trust

The Feeding Trust

We are the UK Charity for Paediatric Feeding Disorders (PFD), empowering families and communities through advocacy specialist treatment, training, education and research.

Visit the Feeding Trust website


UK COVID-19 Inquiry

The UK Covid-19 Inquiry

The UK Covid-19 Inquiry has been set up to examine the UK’s response to and impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, and learn lessons for the future. Every Story Matters is your opportunity to help the UK Covid-19 Inquiry understand your experience of the pandemic.

Visit the UK Covid-19 Inquiry website


Trudell Medical

Trudell Medical

Trudell Medical works with patients, their caregivers and healthcare professionals to help patients all over the world breathe better and fuller lives. We manufacture and globally market some of the leading brands in respiratory care including the AeroChamber* brand of spacers, Aerobika* OPEP devices, and AeroEclipse* BAN* nebulisers.

Visit the Trudell Medical website