Neonates is a two-day course covering Neonatal basics and Advanced Neonates.

You will also receive lifetime access to all the recorded on demand content.


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DFTB’s Neonatal course covers key neonatal emergency presentations and is aimed at clinicians who see babies acutely (in hospital or in primary care).

Day 1 is Neonatal Basics. Sessions include: normal feeding, crying, and sleeping; cord problems; jaundice; and the unexpected delivery.

Day 2 is Advanced Neonates. Sessions include: common parental concerns with ex-premature babies; complex cardiac conditions presenting to ED; and metabolic presentations.

There will be live panel discussion and Q+A on the day so bring your questions!

Receive lifetime access to all the recorded on demand content.

(Times are UK)

The normal neonate
09:00-09:15 Welcome!
09:15-09:45 Crying
Becky Platt + Rachael Mitchell
09:45-10:00 Pooing
Tessa Davis
10:00-10:30 Feeding
Sam Edwards + Jasmine Antoine
10:30-10:45 BREAK
10:45-11:15 Breastfeeding pro tips
Adele Cowper + Alison Spiro
11:15-11:45 Panel: Normal neonate
Chinthika Piyasena, Becky Platt, + more
11:45-12:00 BREAK
Common presentations
12:00-12:15 Cord problems
Tessa Davis
12:15-12:45 Jaundice
Sam Edwards + Tessa Davis
12:45-13:00 Sleeping
Vanessa Sturt
13:00-13:40 LUNCH
13:40-14:10 Gastro-oesophageal reflux
Rachael Mitchell + Becky Platt
14:10-14:55 Quiz: Neonatal rashes
Becky Platt
14:55-15:10 BREAK
The more worrying
15:10-15:40 Fever
Nandini Choudhury + Kat Priddis
15:40-16:10 The collapsed neonate
Ben Lawton + Tessa Davis
16:10-16:25 BREAK
16:25-16:55 The unexpected delivery
Kat Priddis + Nandini Choudhury
16:55-17:25 Panel: Scary situations
Eoin O’Currain, Kat Priddis, Sam Thenabadu

(Times are UK)

09:00-09:30 Edge of viability
Jasmine Antoine + Sam Edwards
09:30-10:00 Ex-prems: respiratory
Archana Chacko + Ben Lawton
10:00-10:15 BREAK
10:15-10:45 Ex-prems: common parental concerns
Jasmine Antoine + Sam Edwards
10:45-11:00 Hypoglycaemia
Anne Opute
11:00-11:40 Seizures
Ben Lawton, Jasmine Antoine, + Matt Lynch
11:40-11:55 BREAK
11:55-12:25 Collapsed cardiac neonate
Ari Horton + Anna McCorquodale
12:25-12:55 Complex cardiac conditions
Ari Horton + Anna McCorquodale
12:55-13:25 Panel: Cardiac AMA
Anna McCorquodale, Terence Prendiville + Filip Kucera
13:25-14:05 Lunch
14:05-14:45 When to LP
Kat Priddis, Shrouk Messahel, + Damian Roland
14:45-15:15 ENT
Eric Levi + Andrew Tagg
15:15-15:30 BREAK
15:30-16:00 Surgical presentations
Craig McBride + Jasmine Antoine
16:00-16:30 Metabolic presentations
Matt Lynch + David Coman
16:30-16:45 BREAK
16:45-17:30 Neonatologist AMA
Neena Modi, Eoin O’Currain, Vanessa Sturt, + Becky Platt
Anne Opute – Neonatologist Adele Cowper – Paediatrician
Neena Modi – Neonatologist Alison Spiro – Breastfeeding Specialist
Jasmine Antoine – Neonatologist Vanessa Sturt – Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Sam Edwards – Neonatologist Sam Thenabadu – Emergency Physician
Eoin O’Currain – Neonatologist Rachael Mitchell – Paediatric Emergency Physician
Nandini Choudhury – Paediatric Emergency Physician Eric Levi – ENT surgeon
Matt Lynch – Neurologist Craig McBride – Paediatric Surgeon
Chinthika Piyasena – Neonatologist Damian Roland – Paediatric Emergency Physician
Shrouk Messahel – Paediatric Emergency Physician Becky Platt – Advanced Clinical Practitioner
Filip Kucera – Paediatric Cardiologist Tessa Davis – Paediatric Emergency Physician
Terry Prendiville – Paediatric Cardiologist Kat Priddis – Paediatric Emergency Physician
Archana Cacko – Respiratory and Sleep Physician Ben Lawton – Paediatric Emergency Physician
Ari Horton – Paediatric Cardiologist Dani Hall – Paediatric Emergency Physician
Anna McCorquodale – Paediatrician Andrew Tagg – Emergency Physician

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