Ulster Paediatric Society

UPS / Paediatric Haematology Hot Topics Programme

Venue : Belfast Castle

Wednesday 13 November 2019 

Target audience: Paediatricians doctors  in training, specialty doctors, paediatric medical consultants, Neonatologists, General Practitioners, specialist and general paediatric nurses, allied health professionals working with children and student nurses


09.15                            Registration 


09.30-09.45                  Welcome


09.45-10.30                    Haematological aspects of Down’s syndrome (Dr Christine Macartney)   


10.30-11.15                     Coagulation screening in NAI (Dr Bethany Mitchell)


11.15 – 11.45 COFFEE 


11.45 – 13.15                  Childhood ITP  (Dr John Grainger)  


13.15-14.00 LUNCH


14.00-15.00                     Sickle cell and thalassaemia  (Dr Naomi Roy) 


15.00-15.30 COFFEE 


15.30-16.30                   Hereditary spherocytosis and other red cell disorders (Dr Naomi Roy) Type your paragraph here.