BACCH Annual Scientific Meeting

2017 ASM
25th Anniversary Conference: Improving Services - from Silver to Gold
11-12 September, Southampton


Monday 11 September Tuesday 12 September

- Covering all bases: a workforce guide for community child health (Gabrielle Laing)
- Stroke guidance (Fenella Kirkham)
- Developing an integrated community paediatric and CAMH service (Venkat Reddy)
- Development of the adolescent brain, the important concept of developmentally appropriate healthcare (Allan Colver)

- Being SMART about neglect
- CSAC Workshop on START
- Neurodevelopmental disorders and comorbidities
- Research in CCH; developing a strategic research
committee & network of research interested clinicians
- Unaccompanied asylum seeking children – how do we support their health needs?
- What do I do with a wobbly child?

- Children’s sleep disorder service (Catherine Hill)
- Mental Health Difficulties in Children with Learning Disabilities (Chris Oliver & Jane Waite)
- Contemporary themes in child sexual exploitation (Debra Allnock)

- Disability and safeguarding
- Impacts of air pollution on the health of children & young people – what can we do? (Discussion & action workshop)
- Investigating Unexpected Child Deaths
- Neuropsychological assessment in community child health
- What can NHS Benchmarking do for you?
- Workforce Report Workshop (tbc)
- Working with d/Deaf children with mental health needs

Previous ASMs

Year Title and Programme Location
2016 Newcastle
2015 Leeds
2014 Developments in Community Child Health: what’s new? Cardiff
2013 Getting it right for children: Improving clinical care Cardiff
2012 Action in an Age of Austerity Birmingham
2011 Investing in Children - Size Matters Birmingham
2010 Safe & Sound Edinburgh
2009 Adolescent Health (Joint meeting with BAGP) Leeds
2008 Early Years Matter Leicester
2007 Teaching, Training, & Improving our Skills Reading
2006 New Problems, New Solutions Reading
2005 Children’s nutrition in the 21st century Reading
2004 Children’s Emotional Health - Our Primary Challenge Reading
2003 Clinical Guidelines: who needs them? Reading
2002 Frameworks for Children’s Health Leicester
2001 Looking Forward: the Impact of Changing Policy on Child Health Chester




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