Other meetings and events

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does not imply BAPM's endorsement of that event.

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Child Bereavement UK

Various Dates and Locations throughout 2016-17

Courses include:

- When a child dies - supporting parents and family members
- The challenges of supporting parents through the neonatal experience
- Supporting parents through pregnancy loss and the death of a baby
- Communicating with families when children have a life-limiting condition and complex needs

Click here for further details


Genesis Research Trust: 2016-17 Study Evenings

Scanning on the labour ward: Why how and when:   15 June 2017

Click here for the detailed programme.  The study evenings are free of charge to anyone from a North-West Thames referring hospital and offered at the minimal charge of £25 per head to others.

Pre-registration is essential – www.symposia.org.uk
More information contact The Symposium Office on Tel:  020 7594 2150



27-28 April 2017, Hilton Newcastle Gateshead Hotel, Newcastle

A 2-day practical course for anyone who looks after neonates. The aim of this course is to improve neonatal neurological education and therefore improve the diagnosis and management of neonates with neurological disorders. This course has been developed for: Trainees; Consultant Paediatricians; Consultant Neonatologists; Consultant Paediatric Neurologists and Advanced Nurse Practitioners/Consultants .

Click here for further information.


Baby Friendly Initiative’s 2nd Neonatal Conference

9 May 2017, University of London, London

Join Unicef UK’s Baby Friendly Initiative at their 2017 Neonatal Conference for an inspiring programme highlighting the latest developments, challenges and innovations around care for the most vulnerable babies and their families.

Speakers include Dr Laura De Rooy from St George's Hospital discussing the use of breastmilk fortifier and its impact on growth, and Karen Read and Louise Rattenbury sharing their experience of implementing Baby Friendly neonatal standards in Royal Devon & Exeter hospital, the first to receive full neonatal accreditation.

Book your place now!


Why Babies Can’t Wait: The Parent Infant Mental Health Showcase

17 May 2017, MediaCityUK, Manchester

The aim of this conference is to showcase some of the Parent Infant Mental Health Interventions on offer for families across Greater Manchester and to highlight the crucial importance of the early relationship in the perinatal period to the well-being of the infant, parent and wider family.

Discussion points include:

  • Parent Infant Mental Health: The Way Forward
  • The Workforce Challenges & Opportunities
  • Where are all the doctors and why?
  • Should we have seen this coming?

For the full programme, including confirmed speakers, and to book, visit here

BAPM members get complimentary free places, contact Sean Evans on sean@onecpd.co.uk for more info.


MBRRACE-UK Perinatal Mortality Surveillance 2015 - Report Launch Meeting

17 May 2017, RCOG, Regent’s Park, London

Early Bird bookings and abstract submissions are now open. Click here


How to Reduce your Neonatal Term Admissions

17 May 2017, Mercure Holland House Hotel and Spa, Bristol

This NHS Neonatal seminar will address the causes of term admissions and give you advice on how to improve your MDT. The day will also provide you with evidenced guidance to create an action plan that you can take back and implement in your neonatal service to drastically reduce neonatal term admissions.

For the full programme. To book click here


Developing the Role of the ANNP

18 May 2017, Mercure Holland House Hotel and Spa, Bristol

This interactive seminar will provide you with the opportunity to come together with other neonatal services to discuss and learn how to maximize the role of your Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioners, hear about legal and medical issues and gain a national update on neonatal non-medical prescribing. It will help you to establish the functionality and role of your ANNPs and provide you with insight into how to ensure development and progression.

For further information click here


Effective Prenatal Screening of Congenital Heart Disease course

18-20 May 2017, Royal Brompton, London

Click here for further information. For other morphology course visit the Royal Brompton website


3rd Swansea Perinatal Symposium (SWAPS 2017)

19 May 2017, Liberty Stadium, Swansea

Suitable for neonatologists, paediatricians, obstetricians, nurses, midwives and ANNPs. For programme and application form please visit www.swapsconference.co.uk

Abstract for Poster presentation use Abstract submission link


RCPCH Conference 2017: Healthy child, healthy future: the developmental origins of health and disease

24-26 May 2017, the International Convention Centre, Birmingham

The RCPCH Conference is where paediatricians and child health professionals meet to share good practice, discuss the latest clinical issues and explore cutting-edge advances in paediatric research.

Registration is now open, with early bird rates until 17 March.

For further information and to book click here


25th Annual International Neonatal Conference

8-10 June 2017, Durham University, Teesside

Click here for further information. To book visit www.neonatalconference.co.uk


2017 REaSoN Neonatal Meeting

2-4 July 2017, University of Warwick, Coventry

The REaSoN Neonatal Meeting is now in its 23rd year and continues to be one of the largest and most successful neonatal conferences in the UK calendar. Bringing together an excellent faculty from the UK and abroad, the meeting will deliver hot topics in neonatology through lectures, discussion and networking opportunities.

This meeting consistently attracts around 350 attendees due to the quality of the stimulating and informative education offered, and its broad relevance to the entire neonatal multidisciplinary team. The 2016 meeting delegate list comprised 51% medical staff and 49% nursing staff.

For further information and to book click here


Achieving the 5 Year Forward View in Perinatal Mental Health Services

3 July 2017, De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference will provide you with practical information and inspiration to take back to your organisation and utilise in implementing and improving perinatal mental health care in line with the 5 Year Forward View.

For further information and to book your place visit here or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

A 20% discount is available by quoting ref: HCUK20BAPM when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Full T&Cs available upon request.)


2nd Annual International Symposium on the Fetal Brain

24-25 August 2017, Washington D.C., USA

This 2nd annual event will feature discussions led by a panel of international experts in the fields of maternal-fetal medicine, developmental neuroscience, neurogenetics, fetal and neonatal neurology, and imaging.

To learn more about the event, please visit FetalBrainSymposium.com.


National Neonatal Simulation Conference: simulating together to improve Neonatal Outcomes

26-27 September 2017, Grand Habour Hotel, Southampton

Click here for further information. To register visit www.mproveonline.com


10th International Conference on Brain Monitoring and Neuroprotection in the Newborn

5-7 October 2017, Europe Hotel & Resort, Killarney, Ireland

This conference provides a state of the art forum for discussion of current research and clinical care in newborn brain monitoring and neuroprotection. With an international faculty of leading opinion leaders, this conference provides a unique opportunity to hear brain monitoring and neuroprotection discussed comprehensively with an intersection between research and evidence based clinical care at a time when both fields are growing rapidly.

Visit the conference website for more information


NeoCard 2017: 8th Neonatal Cardiology & Haemodynamics Conference UK

10-11 October 2017, Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, Co Durham

2 day conference on Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) in the North East of England. Topics include, diagnosis, controversies and management of PDA by leading experts in the field. This conference is suitable for neonatologists, paediatricians, nurse practitioners, trainees and nurses.

Click here for more information.


12-13 October 2017, Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport, Birmingham

This is a 2-day practical course for anyone who looks after neonates. The aim of this course is to improve neonatal neurological education and therefore improve the diagnosis and management of neonates with neurological disorders. This course has been developed for Trainees, Consultant Paediatricians, Consultant Neonatologists, Consultant Paediatric Neurologists and Advanced Nurse Practitioners/Consultants

To book a place visit www.bpna.org.uk/bpna-courses  


SIGNEC 5th International Conference

16-17 October 2017, Chelsea Football Club, London

Further information to follow.

Poster session evening of Day 1. The best two posters will be entitled to free registration for the speaker/1st Author. Please send A4 abstract by 1st June, 5pm GMT to mineshkhashu@gmail.com



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