Neonatal Ventilation - May 2018 THREE DAYS excluding PRACTICAL SESSIONS 15th - 17th May 2018

15 - 17 May 2018

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Suitable for Neonatal and Paediatric consultants, trainees and nurse practitioners who have a basic understanding of the principles and practice of invasive and non-invasive neonatal ventilation and wish to advance their training in this area.Course is 1-3 days.Day 1 introduces basic concepts of ventilation.Days 2 and 3 deal with more advanced concepts of ventilatory practice. PLEASE NOTE THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS

Lecture based.

Course Organisers: Dr Gusztav Belteki & Dr Rajiv Chaudhary

"Good course. Teachers demonstrated excellent knowledge, would recommend it! Accommodation was worth the money and Cambridge is beautiful."

"Very well organised course at a great venue. Troubleshooting (simple) problems can be added – for alarms / tubes etc during scenarios. Don’t change the venue!"

Draft Programme

Day 1

New ideas about resuscitation of neonates

Conventional mechanical ventilation

Nasal CPAP

Ventilator demonstrations

High-flow nasal cannula

Neonatal chest X ray interpretation

Volume-guaranteed ventilation

Day 2

How to read ventilator screens

How to interpret and respond to ventilator alarms

Transcutaneous and end tidal CO2 monitoring

Ventilation in the transport setting

ventilator demonstrations

High frequency ventilation

Day 3

Preparing for the first breath: Initiation of alveolar development

Nitric oxide in the term and preterm infant

Echocardiography of the ventilated infant

Management of PPHN

Ventilator demonstrations

BPD and hypoxic episodes in preterm infants

BPD: ventilatory and pharmacology management


    Gusztav Belteki - Cambridge

    Rajiv Chaudhary - Cambridge

    Anna Curley - Dublin

    Theodor Dassios - King’s College, London

    Shazia Hoodbhoy - Cambridge

    Jackie Hughes - Cambridge

    Zoltan Molnar - Oxford

    Colin Morley - Melbourne & Cambridge

    Emma Rawlins - Cambridge

    Rob Ross-Russell - Cambridge

    Yogen Singh - Cambridge

Course fee:

£370  (£350 East of England / £250 Addenbrooke's)

For the 3 day ventilation course (including workshops) please click here

For the 1 day course: 15th May 2018 please click here

Please be advised that your course fee is refundable for up to 14 days following your application. Thereafter course fees are non-refundable.

RCPCH CPD approval has been sought for this course

Pharmaceutical sponsorship has been sought for this course.

Course Administrator

Deborah Leith / Debbie Clapham
01223 274419 / 01223 217059

Course Location

The course takes place at:

The Møller Centre, Storey’s Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DE

01223 274419 / 01223 217059
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