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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

The latest details of neonatal and paediatric study days and conferences are published monthly in our free monthly news email Bulletin, which can be obtained by filling out our request form.

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.

Email: training.ucheducationcentre.org
Web: http://training.ucheducationcentre.org/home/viewcourse/509/

January 27, 2021
Neonatal Cranial Ultrasound Course: The Essentials
Venue: Zoom and UCLH Education Centre, London
A one day virtual course providing the essential skills to perform and interpret neonatal cranial ultrasound scans on the neonatal unit. The course will cover: how to use an ultrasound scanner to get best quality images, normal anatomy, germinal matrix and intraventricular haemorrhage, measurement of ventricular dilatation, preterm white matter abnormalities and perinatal stroke.

Email: malorie.bantala-nzewo@nhs.net
Web: http://training.ucheducationcentre.org/home/viewcourse/515/

March, 2021

Wednesday, 3 March 2021 to Friday, 5 March 2021
Fetal and Neonatal Neurology Congress
Venue: Virtual online conference
This live virtual conference provides an excellent opportunity to establish research collaborations and to discuss the latest developments and challenges of commonly encountered fetal and neonatal neurological conditions. Topics include: neonatal encephalopathy/hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy; seizures, acute symptomatic seizures and neonatal onset epilepsies; intracranial haemorrhage; neurological sequelae of congenital heart disease; hypotonia/neuromuscular disorders; neurogenetic and complex malformation syndromes; brain malformations and cerebral vascular malformations; meningitis/encephalitis.

Web: www.mcascientificevents.eu/brain/

March 4, 2021
The Neonatal Society Spring Meeting
Venue: A virtual meeting with some limited attendance at the Royal Society of Medicine, London
Lecture topics include: Early life determinants of cardiometabolic health; The impact of pollution on perinatal development. Abstract submission closes 4 February 2021.

Web: www.neonatalsociety.ac.uk/meetings/

March 12, 2021
Lung Ultrasound in Neonates and Children
Venue: Virtual online conference
A fully virtual congress with access to live scientific sessions, discussion and Q&A sessions, live polls, an exhibition area, a meeting hub for participants, and credits for continuing medical education.

Web: www.mcascientificevents.eu/launch/

Thursday, 25 March 2021 to Saturday, 27 March 2021
Third World Congress on Maternal Fetal and Neonatal Medicine
Venue: Online virtual conference
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
Email: info@mcascientificevents.eu
Web: www.mcascientificevents.eu

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

Web: www.eap-congress.org/

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.

Email: info@eciccongress.eu
Web: www.mcascientificevents.eu/ecic

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.

Email: info@twinscongress.org
Web: www.twinscongress.org

Monday, 28 June 2021 to Tuesday, 29 June 2021
REaSoN 2021
Venue: Online virtual conference
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.

Email: abi@cfsevents.co.uk
Web: www.reasonmeeting.co.uk

July, 2021

Wednesday, 14 July 2021 to Saturday, 17 July 2021
XXVII European Congress of Perinatal Medicine
Venue: Lisbon, Portugal
The European Association of Perinatal Medicine (EAPM) in collaboration with the European Foundation for the Care of Newborn Infants (EFCNI), brings together the best in obstetrics and neonatology. Topics include neonatal haemodynamics, general neonatology, preterm labour and rupture of membranes, and screening and diagnosis of fetal malformations. Call for abstracts, deadline 30 April 2021.

Web: www.mcascientificevents.eu/ecpm/

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.

Email: daisy@cfsevents.co.uk
Web: www.cfsevents.co.uk