“THE 2019 GREAT ORMOND STREET HOSPITAL PAEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY (G-PEG) SYMPOSIUM ON HYPOGLYCAEMIA”

“THE 2019 GREAT ORMOND STREET HOSPITAL PAEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY (G-PEG) SYMPOSIUM ON HYPOGLYCAEMIA”

Causes and treatments of Hypoglycaemia in Neonates and Paediatrics. Why is it important?

 

Dear all,

 

We would be grateful if you could forward this to all trainees and consultants within your department.

 

Please find attached information on G-PEG symposium on Hypoglycaemia on 29/03/19

 

The learning objectives of this symposium are physiology of glucose metabolism, causes and complications of hypoglycaemia. There are interesting case presentations highlighting different causes of hypoglycaemia and its management. There will be oral presentations from well-known speakers in this field and will have interactive case discussions. This is aimed at trainees & Consultants in Paediatrics, Neonatology and Endocrinology, nurses, midwives and dietitians who are involved in the management of hypoglycaemia in Children.

 

There will be a break away session for nurses to learn the practical skills of completing a hyposcreen (Metabolic and Endocrine), medications used to treat Hyperinsulinism, learn from case studies plus managing patients at home.

 

RCPCH CPD points approved.

Please forward this to all trainees and consultants within your department.

 

To register, please visit – https://courses.gosh.org/endocrinology

 

Please contact us ongosh.hyperinsulinism@nhs.net or the PGME team via email onPGME.Education@gosh.nhs.uk if you have any further queries.

 

Many thanks,