Courses

Courses around the UK offer offer training in paediatric anaesthesia and critical care.

A selection of such courses are listed below. Please let us know of any courses you would like added to this page - webmaster@apagbi.org.uk 

Paediatric Anaesthesia

RCOA CPD Study Day on Paediatric Anaesthesia

This study day will provide updates on new treatments and techniques for both specialist paediatric anaesthetists and non-paediatric anaesthetists who have to look after and manage children in the wider clinical context. This may involve anaesthesia for basic surgery in a district general hospital or stabilisation and preparation of a critically ill child for air ambulance retrieval teams.

Birmingham Paediatric Airway Course

The one-day course is based around practical aspects of airway management in children, and is designed to be relevant to anaesthetists, intensivists or emergency department doctors.

"Challenges in Paediatric Anaesthesia Copenhagen"

An international faculty and a new modular program will take paticipants on a journey of current trends and controversies in Paediatric Anaesthesia. Interactive talks, discussions, panel debates and cutting-edge workshops awaits.

Symposium: Perioperative Anaphylaxis for Anaesthetists and Allergists

Key lessons from the NAP6 Audit, How to investigate patients with drug allergy, anaphylaxis in Obstetrics/Paediatrics, Human Factors in Anaphylaxis.

Anaphylaxis Meeting

RCOA CPD Study Day on Paediatric Anaesthesia

This study day will provide updates on new treatments and techniques for both specialist paediatric anaesthetists and non-paediatric anaesthetists who have to look after and manage children in the wider clinical context. This may involve anaesthesia for basic surgery in a district general hospital or stabilisation and preparation of a critically ill child for air ambulance retrieval teams

Leicester 12th Paediatric Anaesthesia Meeting

We invite all consultant and trainee anaesthetists with an interest in paediatric anaesthesia, ODP`s and paediatric nurses to this well established and popular event. A range of current clinical, perioperative and research topics will be covered by visiting international and national experts in the different areas.

Leicester Paediatric Anaesthesia Meeting

Simulation Courses

Managing Emergencies in Paediatric Anaesthesia (MEPA)

Trainees and consultants in the UK can develop management strategies for emergencies in paediatric anaesthesia using high-fidelity simulation.

MEPA at GOSH

We run this one-day simulation course on a monthly basis at Great Ormond Street in our high fidelity suite. It is led by experienced paediatric anaesthetists and we run both MEPA For Trainees and MEPA For Consultants courses.

MEPA at Birmingham

MEPA courses are run regularly by faculty from Birmingham Children's Hospital.

MEPA at Oxford

We run this one-day simulation course at Oxford Children's Hospital in our high fidelity suite, OxStar. It is led by experienced paediatric anaesthetists and we run both MEPA For Trainees and MEPA For Consultants courses.

Paediatric Pain

13th Paediatric Pain Symposium

This one day conference will feature talks on pain in medical patients, difficult pain problems in palliative care, child in need and child protection, and more. Early bird rate available until end of October.

Other Courses of Interest

RCOA CPD Approved Events

There are usually a selection of approved paediatric events amongst the CPD diary which is updated weekly.

Anaesthesia and Surgery in Young Children: Long-term outcome

A panel of Danish and International experts will share their views on these topics and there will be plenty of opportunities to discuss the content of the lectures after the sessions.