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Conferences and Study Days

Here is a list of forthcoming meetings, conferences and study days. To add your event to the list simply or telephone (01279) 714508

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December, 2020

Thursday, 3 December 2020 to Saturday, 5 December 2020
Excellence in Pediatrics
Venue: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The 12th EiP conference covers the latest evidence and the best-practice advice in paediatrics, neonatology and adolescent medicine. Registration and abstract submission are now open. It is an entirely virtual meeting this year delivering a unique online interactive experience.


Thursday, 3 December 2020 to Friday, 4 December 2020
Venue: Newcastle
Necrotising enterocolitis: state of the art research and clinical management in preterm infants, organised by the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition. This online conference will comprise a faculty of scientific and clinical experts in the prevention, diagnosis, prediction, and management of NEC as well as parents to talk about their experiences.

Telephone: +41 (0)22 9000 401

December 4, 2020
Neonatal Emergency Simulated Team Training
Venue: The Royal London Hospital
NESTT is a multi-professional team training course for professionals working with sick neonates. Case scenarios are based on actual transfers and the course is facilitated by an experienced faculty.


Monday, 14 December 2020 to Tuesday, 15 December 2020
Perinatal Update Virtual Conference
Venue: Online
The British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM) and the British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society (BMFMS) are holding a two-day virtual conference of interactive sessions with live chat and Q&A. The conference also includes a poster display, an online exhibition space, a virtual meeting hub and the BAPM Awards.


January, 2021

January 21, 2021
Neonatal Nutritional Network Study Day
Venue: Virtual online meeting via Zoom
This multi-professional study day will explore a range of topics related to the nutritional needs of premature and sick babies. Following talks from expert speakers, participants will have the opportunity to apply their knowledge to a range of case studies in small groups.


March, 2021

Thursday, 25 March 2021 to Saturday, 27 March 2021
Third World Congress on Maternal Fetal and Neonatal Medicine
Venue: Venice, Italy
The congress brings together the most prominent experts in the fields of obstetrics, gynaecology, neonatology, and perinatal medicine to share their clinical knowledge and expertise. The theme of this year's meeting is 'from periconception to early infancy'.

Contact: MCA Scientific Events

April, 2021

Thursday, 22 April 2021 to Sunday, 25 April 2021
EAP 2021
Venue: Online virtual conference
The European Academy of Paediatrics Association is changing its 2021 congress from face-to-face to virtual. The EAP 2021 Congress and MasterCourse will now take place on a virtual platform that will allow delegates to network with participants, attend lectures, visit the exhibitors and more. Call for abstracts: submission deadline 1 December 2020


May, 2021

Thursday, 27 May 2021 to Saturday, 29 May 2021
Fifth ECIC
Venue: Belgrade, Serbia
The theme of the 2021 European Congress on Intrapartum Care is making birth safer. Abstract submission deadline: 12 February 2021.


June, 2021

Friday, 4 June 2021 to Sunday, 6 June 2021
Twins 2021
Venue: Beijing, China
The Joint World Congress on Twin Pregnancy. Topics include: methods in twin research, collaborative studies in twin birth cohorts, twin-related complications, preterm birth and prematurity.


Monday, 28 June 2021 to Tuesday, 29 June 2021
REaSoN 2021
The REaSoN neonatal meeting aims to stimulate debate and promote the best standards of care in neonatal medicine. For those with an interest in all aspects of neonatology. This year's meeting will be a virtual event. Date for the diary.


November, 2021

Thursday, 4 November 2021 to Friday, 5 November 2021
UK National Neonatal Transport Group Conference
Venue: The Nottingham Belfry
An opportunity for neonatal transport professionals to share good practice, ideas and experiences. Topics to include: transport research, history of ambulances, annual data, challenges of mobile ECMO, oral presentations. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points will be applied for. Save the date.