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Complex feeding issues in Children

Wessex Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition Network Meeting, 2015

When Sep 22, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Where The ARK Conference Centre, Basingstoke
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Complex Feeding Issues in Children

Tuesday 22nd Sept 2015, 1pm – 5pm

Postgraduate teaching room, The Ark Conference centre, Basingstoke

You are cordially invited to attend this meeting which is aimed at general paediatricians, community paediatricians, paediatric gastroenterologists, all paediatric trainees, paediatric dieticians and other members of the multidisciplinary team.


Chair – Dr Jennie Pridgeon

13.00- 14.00           Sponsored lunch and networking.

14.00- 14.20           Case presentation.

14.20- 14.40           Indications for jejunal tubes.

                             Dr J. Pridgeon. Consultant Paediatrician. Portsmouth

14.40 – 15.00          Dysmotility –  diagnosis and investigations.

                             Dr N. Afzal. Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist &

                              Hon. Snr. Lecturer.

15.00- 15.30           Gastrostomies and jejunostomies - complications and solutions.

                                 Karen Dick.  Paediatric surgical nurse specialist. UHS

15.30 – 15.50         Tea and networking.

15.50 – 16.10         Feeding clinic at UHS.

            Nicky Heather – Senior paediatric gastroenterology dietician UHS

16.10– 16. 30         Case Presentation

16.30 – 17.00         WESPGHAN on the WEB

With thanks to our sponsor Tom Pattemore from Nutricia

The Wessex Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Network is a regional network of nurses, dieticians, trainee doctors, paediatricians and paediatric gastroenterologists caring for children and teenagers with bowel, nutritional and liver diseases. For information, guidelines and to join the network, go to:

 NHS Networks - WESPGHAN 


Sponsored by Nutricia