The 'PaeCH Teaching for Trainees' series features talks given by Centre members and collaborators.

The aim of these talks is to educate and inspire, particularly with respect to the scientific advances relating to each of the topics. The talks are aimed at trainees, but we welcome all life-long learners to participate.
 

These sessions are organised in collaboration with 

  • West London Children’s Healthcare (WLCH) - integrated paediatric services across Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
  • West London Children’s Healthcare Alliance (WLCHA) - the strategic partnership between WLCH and other NWL providers of health and wellbeing services for children and young people

Upcoming talks

All meetings are hosted via Zoom (Meeting ID: 867 2613 1294)

Time and date

Title

Speaker

Friday 9 April, 12:30

Problem TB Cases

James Seddon

Friday 16 April, 12:30

Wardrobe malfunction: drug allergy 101

Paul Turner

Friday 23 April, 12:30

Inborn Errors of Immunity

Vanessa Sancho-Shimizu

Friday 30 April, 12:30 Neonatal growth is a biomarker, not a therapeutic target Neena Modi
Friday 7 May, 12:30 Surgical feeding tubes: when we should and when we should NOT use them Nic Alexander
Friday 14 May, 12:30 SCORTCH, not TORCH! Hermione Lyall
Friday 21 May, 12:30 Emerging Infectious Diseases Aubrey Cunnington
Friday 28 May, 12:30 Complex sleep disorders Rishi Pabary
Friday 4 June, 12:30 Neuroprotection in Neonatal Encephalopathy Sudhin Thayyil

Watch previous talks

Catch up on recordings of previous talks in the series by visiting our YouTube playlist, or browsing the videos below.

Watch previous talks

Paediatric Genetics - the next generation

On 19 March 2021, Dr Harry Leitch discussed his ongoing research and the future of paediatric genetics.

Dr Harry Leitch

Paediatric Genetics - the next generation

Dr Harry Leitch

On 19 March 2021, Dr Harry Leitch discussed his ongoing research and the future of paediatric genetics.

Professor Gareth Tudor-Williams

What to do about raised transaminases

Professor Gareth Tudor-Williams

On 12 March 2021, Professor Gareth Tudor-Williams discussed raised transaminases and the significance of their role in paediatric (and adult) practice.

Dr Robert Boyle

Spotting fake science

Dr Robert Boyle

On 5 March 2021, Dr Robert Boyle discussed spotting fake science and understanding its impact on clinical practice.

Vaping and the tobacco industry

Vaping and the tobacco industry

Professor Andy Bush

On 26 February 2021, Professor Andy Bush (Imperial College London) discussed the impact of vaping and the tobacco industry on future child health.

What to do about short stature

What to do about short stature

Dr Nicola Bridges

On 10 September 2020, Dr Nicola Bridges (Chelsea and Westminster Hospital) discussed short stature and growth hormones.

Neonatal Encephalopathy - Part II

Neonatal Encephalopathy - Part II

Professor Sudhin Thayyil

In the second of two lectures, Professor Sudhin Thayyil (Imperial College London) discusses aEEg in the context of neonatal encephalopathy.

Introduction to Paediatric Sleep

Introduction to Paediatric Sleep

Dr Rishi Pabary

On 30 July 2020, Dr Rishi Pabary (Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust) provided an overview of paediatric sleep and sleep studies.

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis

Professor Jane Davies

On 23 July 2020, Professor Jane Davies (Imperial College London) discussed the latest research updates in cystic fibrosis.

Neonatal Encephalopathy - Part I

Neonatal Encephalopathy - Part I

Professor Sudhin Thayyil

On 16 July 2020, Professor Sudhin Thayyil (Imperial College London) discussed undertaking a structured NICHD neurological exam in neonatal encephalopathy in the first of two lectures.

PIMS-TS

PIMS-TS

Dr Liz Whittaker

On 9 July 2020, Dr Liz Whittaker (Imperial College London) discussed the newly-identified PIMS-TS (paediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome, temporally associated with SARS-CoV-2).

Tuberculosis in children

Tuberculosis in children

Dr James Seddon

On 2 July 2020, Dr James Seddon (Imperial College London) discussed tuberculosis (TB) in children.

HIV in Paediatrics

HIV in Paediatrics

Dr Caroline Foster

On 25 June 2020, Dr Caroline Foster (Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust) discussed the question: "HIV in paediatrics - is it all over?"

Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

Professor Claire Hogg

On 18 June 2020, Professor Claire Hogg (Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust) discussed the question: Who needs testing for Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia?

Soft Tissue and Musculoskeletal Infections

Soft Tissue and Musculoskeletal Infections

Dr Aubrey Cunnington

On 11 June 2020, Dr Aubrey Cunnington (Imperial College London) discussed soft tissue and musculoskeletal infections.

Cow's Milk Allergy

Cow's Milk Allergy

Dr Bob Boyle

On 4 June 2020, Dr Bob Boyle (Imperial College London) discussed cow's milk allergy and its broad relevance to child health.

Severe Therapy-Resistant Asthma

Severe Therapy-Resistant Asthma

Dr Louise Fleming

On 28 May 2020, Dr Louise Fleming (Imperial College London) discussed severe therapy-resistant asthma, and the investigation and use of novel biologicals.

Hepatitis Viruses A to zzz

Hepatitis Viruses A to zzz

Professor Gareth Tudor-Williams

On 21 May 2020, Professor Gareth Tudor-Williams (Imperial College London) discussed hepatitis viruses.

Controversies in the management of anaphylaxis

Controversies in the management of anaphylaxis

Dr Paul Turner

On 30 May 2020, Dr Paul Turner (Imperial College London) discussed controversies in the management of anaphylaxis.

Management of complicated pneumonia

Management of complicated pneumonia

Dr Ross Langley

On 7 May 2020, Dr Ross Langley (Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust) discussed the management of complicated pneumonia.

Diagnosis & management of preschool wheeze

Diagnosis & management of preschool wheeze

Professor Sejal Saglani

On 23 April 2020, Professor Sejal Saglani (Imperial College London) discussed diagnosis and management of preschool wheeze.

Novel respiratory infections

Novel respiratory infections

Professor Gary Wong

On 25 March 2020, Professor Gary Wong (Chinese University of Hong Kong) discussed his experiences of managing coronaviruses in China and Hong Kong, from SARS-CoV, to MERS-CoV to COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2).