Neonatal Cranial Ultrasound and aEEG (CFM) Course - 3 days - 2nd - 4th October 2019

02 - 04 Oct 2019

This three day course provides a comprehensive review of brain imaging and monitoring in the newborn. The first two days focus on cranial ultrasound in the newborn and an introduction to MRI. The third day is devoted to aEEG (CFM) in the newborn. The course consists of practical hands on workshops, lectures and small group teaching.

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 - integrated amplitude EEG course. 

Please take care when selecting your chosen option to attend, as there are a number of combinations available to choose from.

"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 (topics include)

Principles of ultrasound

Basic cerebral anatomy

Basic scanning techniques

Hands on demonstration of scanners before practical session

Practical neonatal scanning

Haemorrhagic lesions in the preterm infant

White matter lesions in the preterm infant

Day 2 (topics include)

Cerebral infection

Congenital brain lesions

Acquired brain lesions

Neonatal encephalopathy

Introduction to MRI

Case workshops

Prognosis and clinical implications of ultrasound lesions

Counselling parents


Day 3 (topics include)

aEEG (CMF) in the newborn

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

Ibolya Olds
01223 348884

Course Location

The course takes place at:

Deakin Centre, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge

01223 348884
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