Neonatal Cranial Ultrasound Course - Monday 21st & Tuesday 22nd May 2018

21 - 22 May 2018

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This two day course provides a comprehensive review of cranial ultrasound in the newborn, including hands on practical sessions.

Suitable for Neonatal and Paediatric consultants, trainees, nurse practitioners, radiologists and sonographers.

"Overall a very interesting and informative course. The practical session was really helpful. It gave a greater insight into the course."

"Approachable instructors. Good mentors with excellent communication skills."

Draft Programme

Day 1

09.00 – 09.30 Registration

09.30 – 10.00 Principles of ultrasound

10.00 – 10.30 Basic cerebral anatomy

10.30 – 11.00 Basic scanning techniques

11.00 – 11.15 Coffee

11.15 – 13.15 Group 1:Practical neonatal scanning

Group 2: Haemorrhagic lesions in the preterm infant

White matter lesions in the preterm infant

13.15 – 14.15 Lunch

14.15 – 16.15 Group 2:Practical neonatal scanning

Group 1: Haemorrhagic lesions in the preterm infant

White matter lesions in the preterm infant

Day 2

09.30 – 10.30 Congenital brain lesions

10.30 – 10.45 Coffee

10.45 – 11.45 Acquired brain lesions

11.45 – 12.30 Assessment of neonatal encephalopathy

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 14.00 Diagnostic difficulties

14.00 – 14.45 Prognosis and clinical implications of ultrasound lesions

14.45 – 15.15 Counselling parents

15.15 – 15.30 Tea

15.30 – 16.00 Consolidation and quiz

Course fee:

£350.00 (£300.00 East of England / £200 Addenbrooke's)

No amendments / transfers / refunds permitted within 28 days of course commencing.

RCPCH CPD  has been sought

Course Administrator

Deborah Leith / Debbie Clapham
01223 274419

Course Location

The course takes place at:

Deakin Centre, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

01223 274419
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