Scottish Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition Education Day

Annual General Meeting, Friday 20th November, via Webinar

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9.00-9.10 Welcome and House Keeping Dr Andy Barclay  

Session 1 IBD Chair: Dr Richard Hansen  

9.10-9.35- Improving clinical quality on the biologic journey, Sister Vikki Garrick, RHC Glasgow 

9.35-10.00- Managing paediatric IBD patients and services during the Covid-19 pandemic: Lessons for now and the future, Dr James Ashton, University of Southampton 

10.00-10.10 Outstanding Abstract: Home point of care faecal calprotectin for the diagnosis and management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease during a global Pandemic: Dr Mwansa Jere, Catherine McEwan Clinical Research Fellow, RHC Glasgow  

10.10-10.40-  IBD Alchemy: Turning liquid diet into normal food through the CD-TREAT programme, Professor Kostas Gerasimidis, University of Glasgow 

10.40 Break for comfort tea coffee, curated Scottish Music  

Session 2 Nutrition Chair Dr Andy Barclay  

11.00 Novel Therapies for Gastrointestinal Dystonia in severe Dr Rebecca Poole Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, RHC Glasgow. Miss Michelle Brooks, Clinical Nurse Specialist Complex Enteral Feeding, RHC, Miss Jacqueline Hay Senior Paediatric Dietetician, RHC, Glasgow 

11.40 Parallel planning in complex GI disorders, Dr Johnnie Downie, and Paediatric Palliative Care MDT, RHC Glasgow 

12.10 Complex Non IgE food Allergy- A dietetic Journey, Miss Kathleen Ross, Senior Paediatric Detitian, Royal Aberdeen Childrens Hospital  

Lunch 12.40-1.30  

Session 3 Liver Chair Dr Rachel Tayler  

1.30-1.45 Alicia Keenan Liver CNS- Virtual Liver Transplant assessment, CNS and patient perspective  

1.45-2.30 Dr Eirini Serena Kyrana – Consultant Hepatologist, Leeds Children’s Hospital Management of acute and chronic pancreatic disease in paediatrics. 

2.30-2.40 Outstanding abstract in Liver disease  

Ultra-short comfort break  

Session 4 Clinical cases Chair Dr Peter Gillett  

2.45-3.00 WOS Dr Neil McConnell, RHC, Glasgow SES Dr David Wands, RHSC Edinburgh  

3.15-3.30 NOS Dr Jamie Motion, RACH, Aberdeen 

3.30-3.45 NI Dr Naomi McMahon, RBHSC, Belfast 

Prizes and Close 3.45-4.00 Dr Peter Gillett 

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