Paediatric GP Conference and Respiratory Masterclass

The annual King’s College Hospital GP paediatric conference gives you practical updates on a range of clinical paediatric topics which are highly relevant to those working in primary care. It is delivered by a faculty of experts who have in-depth knowledge of working in the locality. This year also includes a paediatric respiratory masterclass that will help you prepare for the winter ahead.

Lunch will be provided. Please book using the details below, as places are limited.

Key details

Date: Wednesday 19 August 2015
Time: 12:30 – 18:10
Location: Bill Whimster Lecture Theatre, Weston Education Centre, King's College Hospital, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ. See Getting here page for travel info.
Cost: free
How to book: contact Rebecca Barnes on or 020 3299 5157.

Programme for the day

12:30 - 13:30
Registration and networking lunch: meet the King’s paediatric healthcare team

13:30 – 14:00
Developments in paediatric ambulatory care at King’s: integration with primary care
Dr Omowunmi Akindolie, Consultant in Ambulatory Paediatrics

14:00 - 14:30
6 week check: a head to toe guide
Dr Abhi Lall, Consultant Neonatologist

14:30 – 15:00
Management of paediatric lymphadenopathy in primary care
Dr Colin Ball, Consultant Paediatrician, Clinical Director General Paediatrics

15:00 - 15:30
Everything beginning with A, and 2 beginning with D: a quick-fire approach to dealing with common CAMHS presentations in your surgery
Dr Virginia Davies, Consultant in Child Psychiatry

15:30 - 16:00
Refreshment break and poster viewing

Paediatric Respiratory Masterclass

16:00 - 16:10
Welcome and overview of the King’s Paediatric Respiratory Service
Dr Gary Ruiz, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician and Clinical Lead

16:10 - 16:40
Which of my patients need referral and more complex respiratory investigations?
Dr Cara Bossley, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician

16:40 - 17:10
Optimising the asthma consultation in primary care
Dr Atul Gupta, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician

17:10 - 17:30
Developing integrated paediatric respiratory care
Dr Meredith Robertson, Paediatric Respiratory Clinical Fellow

17:30 - 18:00
Primary care management of bronchiolitis
Dr Simon Broughton, Consultant Paediatrician, Deputy Clinical Director

18:00 - 18:10
Closing remarks
Dr Atul Gupta, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician

18:10 - 20:00
Evening reception with wine and canapés