Confirmed speakers

 

Gusztav Belteki, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

Thomas M. Benkö, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

James Bennett, Birmingham Childrens Hospital, Birmingham, U.K.

Simon Eaton, UCL Centre for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine, London, U.K.

Anna Gomez, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

David Hackam, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, U.S.

Jonathan Hind, King's College Hospital, London, U.K.

Shazia Hoodbhoy, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

Steve Kempley, Royal London Hospital, London, U.K.

Christoph Lees, London, U.K.

Oscar Navarro, Sick Kids Hostiptal, Toronto, CA.

Robert Wheeler, Southampton University Hospital, UK

 

 


 

 

Topics to be covered

 

27.11.2014

Medical treatment of NEC

Steve Kempley, Royal London Hospital, London, U.K.

 

Role of innate immunity in nectrotizing enterocolitis

David Hackam, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, U.S.

 

Cytokine overview in NEC

Thomas M. Benkö, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

 

Microbiomics and Necrotizing enterocolitis

Gustav Beltaki, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

 

How do we quantify the 'best interests' of a child with NEC?

    Robert Wheeler, Southampton University Hospital, UK

 

 

Poster walk

 

28.11.2014

 

Antenatal determinants of NEC

Christoph Lees, Cambridge, U.K.

 

Radiologic diagnosis - evidence of plain X-ray

Anna Gomez, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

 

Imaging of NEC: The Role of Ultrasound

Dr Oscar Navarro, The Sick Kids Hospital, Toronto, Canada

 

Possible treatment of NEC with Stem Cells

Simon Eaton, UCL Centre for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine, London, U.K.

 

Surgical management of NEC: current controversies and pitfalls - European vs. US. View

David Hackam, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, U.S.

 

 

Vascular access: pitfalls

James Bennett, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, U.K.

 

Nutritional management of the infant with NEC

Shazia Hoodbhoy, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

 

Consensus of current Guidelines – round table discussion

Management and Case discussions

 

Intestinal failure: A gastroenterologist’s perspective

    Jonathan Hind, King's College Hospital, London, U.K.

 

Bowl Transplantation: indication, management, complications

Khalid Sharif, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, U.K.