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Thursday 13 and Friday 14 July 2023


Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)
Treliske Truro Cornwall


Member - £490
Non member - £890
Trainee member - £390


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What is a SAFE Paediatrics course

The SAFE Paediatrics course was originally designed to be delivered to anaesthesia providers in low and middle-income countries. In 2019, to fulfil a local need for paediatric anaesthesia training, the manual and course were significantly modified to suit anaesthetists in Great Britain and Ireland.

This course is aimed to provide introductory or refresher training for anaesthetists covering the essential management of paediatric elective surgical patients and also for commonly occurring situations within paediatric emergency and critical care.

About this seminar

After success in 2019 and 2020, the SAFE Paediatrics course will return to Truro in 2023. Running over two days (Thursday 13 and Friday 14 July 2023) at the Postgraduate Centre, Royal Cornwall Hospital, this course has been developed by specialist paediatric anaesthetists from the UK and US.

Don't miss the opportunity to gain CPD local to you!

Lectures include:
• Overview: the child is not a miniature adult
• Safety in paediatric anaesthesia
• Recognition and management of the sick child
• Trauma and burns management in children

Hands-on workshops include:
• Basic principles
• Advanced airway
• Resuscitation
• Medical problems
• Trauma and burns 
• Services for children in the NHS

Intended audience

This course is suitable for occasional paediatric anaesthetists & anaesthetic trainees. Over the two days, you will learn about the basic concepts in paediatric anaesthesia, focusing on UK paediatric anaesthesia practice and common scenarios faced by anaesthetists in well-resourced environments.

Learning objectives

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Programme topics and speakers

Organisers: Drs Lara Herbert and Lesley Milne, Cornwall
Full programme details will be available shortly