Neonatal Cranial Ultrasound - 2 day course -Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd May 2019

22 - 23 May 2019

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This two day course 

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

The course is relevant to neonatal trainees, nurse practitioners, radiographers and anyone else interested in brain imaging and monitoring in the newborn. You can register for the full 3 day course, for the 2 day neonatal cranial ultrasound or just for the single day aEEG.

"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."

"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)

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 has been sought

Course Administrator

Polly Maunder / Marion Papadopoulo
01223 348884 / 01223 586945

Course Location

The course takes place at:

Deakin Centre, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge

01223 348884 / 01223 586945
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