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Managing Complex Epilepsy in the Very Young Study Day

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09.30-10.00         Registration        


Morning Session: Chair Dr Jeen Tan


10.00-10.10         Welcome & Introduction                                                                                Dr Jeen Tan
                                                                                                                                     Consultant Paediatric Neurologist  
                                                                                                                                     Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital                                          

10.10-10.40         Seizure Mimics in Neonates & Infants                                                             Dr Ishita Desai
                                                                                                                                                Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
                                                                                                                                                Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital


10.40-11.10          Management of Neonatal and Early Infantile Epilepsy                                 Dr Nina Swiderska
                                                                                                                                                Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
                                                                                                                                                 Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital


11.10-11.30         BREAK   


11.30-12.00         Metabolic Causes of Epilepsy in Neonates and Infants                                Dr Deivasumathy Muthugovindan 
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
                                                                                                                                                Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     



12.00-12.30        Effective Ketogenic Dietary Therapy in Infants                                            Victoria Whiteley 
                                                                                                                                                Advanced Clinical Practitioner  
                                                                                                                                                Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital                



12.30-12.45        Q&A with Morning Panel                                                                         All          


12.45-13.45      LUNCH



Afternoon Session: Chair?


13.45-14.15         Early Onset Genetic Epilepsies:                                                                       Dr Amy McTague
                         Phenotypic Spectrum and Understanding Investigations                                 
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist                           
Great Ormond Street Hospital



14.15-14.45         Dravet Syndrome??? TBC                                                                          Dr Andreas Brunklaus
                                                                                                                                               Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
                                                                                                                                               Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow


14.45-15.05         BREAK                                                                                             


15.05-15.35        Epilepsy surgery in infants and young children                                               Dr Jeen Tan
                                                                                                                                               Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
                                                                                                                                               Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital




15.35-15.50        Q&A with Speakers                                                                                 All


15.50-16.00        Summary and Close          



*This conference is for health care professionals only and the agenda maybe subject to change*Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

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