30-31st of
October 2019
amman, jordan
The best of

King’s

The annual London King’s Paediatric Respiratory Conference has acquired an outstanding reputation among professionals as a forum for sharing new information and education in the pediatric respiratory field.

We are pleased to announce that the King’s Paediatric Respiratory Team will hold a two days program including lectures, symposiums and masterclasses at Farah Medical Campus in Amman in 30-31st of October 2019. The program will comprise of workshops, lectures... etc

Areas covered:

  • Asthma and Allergies
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • NIV / LTV
  • Respiratory infections and their complications
  • Sleep disorders
  • Rare lung diseases
King’s

Team

Dr. Gary Ruiz

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant AKC, BSc, FRCP, FRCPCH

Dr. Atul Gupta

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant MBBS MD DNB FRCPCH MD(Res)

Dr.Cara Bossley

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant MD (Res) FRCPCH MB.ChB

Dr. Rania Abusamra

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant MBChB,FRCPCH, HERMES

Dr. Nicola Brathwaite

Paediatric Allergy Consultant MBChB, FCPaed(SA), FRCPCH

Mira Osinibi

Paediatric Respiratory Specialist Nurse and Smoking Cessation Lead

Dr. Yazan Said

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant

Jenny O’Neill

Paediatric Dietician

Amr Obeidat

Senior Sleep Technologist RST, RPSGT

Matthew Rutter

Lead Respiratory Physiologist

Sarah Latham

Senior Paediatric Respiratory Nurse Specialist

Dr. Hiba Ayub

Public Health Consultant, Tobacco Control Expert MD, MPH, TTS

Dr. Muna Dahabreh

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant MRCPCH, HERMES

Dr. Enas Al Zayadneh

Paediatric Respiratory Consultant

Sarah Pierce

Senior Physiotherapist

Damian Griffiths

Paediatric respiratory specialist nurse
Target

audience

  • Respiratory paediatricians
  • Adult respiratory physicians
  • General paediatricians
  • Respiratory physiotherapists
  • Pediatric dieticians working with CF patients and patients with multiple allergies
8:30 - 13:00 Workshop 1
Respiratory Physiotherapy - airway clearance & nebulizers
Sarah Pierce |Senior Physiotherapist |King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK • Apply up to date evidence of airway clearance techniques to managing chronic respiratory disorders in children (e.g. CF, PCD,neuromuscular disease).
• To gain hands on experience with different devices support airway clearance and nebulizers.
8:30 - 13:00 Workshop 2
Sleep breathing disorders and sleep studies
Dr. Cara Bossley | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant| King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Amr Obeidat | Senior Sleep Technologist | Jordan
• To provide participants with the opportunity to gain up to date knowledge and basic skills in sleep breathing disorders.
• To offer participants to put theory into practice and to gain hands on experience with sleep study scoring ( AASM Guideline).
8:30 - 13:00 Workshop 3
Role of the dietician in chronic respiratory diseases and CF
Jenny O’Neil | Paediatric Dietician| King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK • To gain up to date knowledge in paediatric nutrition.
• To develop skills to assess and manage faltering growth in children.
• To tackle specific nutritional problems related to CF and multiple food allergies.
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 18:30 Workshop 4
Noninvasive ventilation/Lung Protective Ventilation
Dr. Rania Abusamra |Paediatric Respiratory Consultant| King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Damian Griffiths | Paediatric non-invasive ventilation specialist nurse | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
• Recognise indications for and applications of home NIV in relation to common respiratory disease processes.
• Set-up a device and initiate long term NIV therapy.
• Titrate NIV therapy and settings in response to changes in patient condition.
14:00 – 18:30 Workshop 5
Spirometry / lung function
Matthew Rutter | Lead Respiratory Physiologist | Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
David Fernandez | Respiratory Technologist| NDD | Switzerland
• To understand the underlying principles of spirometry.
• To have built a foundation to develop experience of performing spirometry.
• To recognise the common flow volume loop patterns .
14:00 – 18:30 Workshop 6
Clinical respiratory pediatric nurse; Tasks & empowerment
Sarah Latham | Senior Paediatric Respiratory Nurse Specialist | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Mira Osinib | Paediatric Respiratory Specialist Nurse and Smoking Cessation Lead| King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
• To provide effective management of Empyema and chest drain following BTS guidelines ‘Management of pleural infections in children’ Thorax 2005.
• To understand CF genetics, types of mutations, understanding the pathophysiology of CF and effects on patient from newborn screen to adult transition.
• To effectively manage reduction and prevention of infection contamination between CF patients in clinics.
• To provide knowledge of smoking harm on respiratory patients and second hand smoke exposure including running a clinic with smoking cessation involvement.
• To provide up to date knowledge of asthma and to equip nurses with skills to objectively assess control and adherence.
8:30 – 8:45
Conference registration
8:45 - 9:00
Opening & welcome
9:00 – 9:30
Preschool wheeze, approach and Prognosis
Dr. Cara Bossley | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
9:30-10:00
What is new in the management of asthma in children & adolescents
Dr. Atul Gupta | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
10:00- 10:30
Allergic Rhinitis and impact on asthma
Dr. Nicola Brathwaite | Paediatric Allergy Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
10:30- 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30
Management of severe asthma in children & adolescent
Dr. Atul Gupta | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
11:30 - 12:00
Smoking cessation in paedatric respiratory clinic
Mira Osinibi | Paediatric Respiratory Specialist Nurse and Smoking Cessation Lead | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Dr. Hiba Ayub | Public Health Consultant, Tobacco Control Expert | Jordan
12:00 - 12:30
Allergy testing: Is the result relevan?
Dr. Nicola Brathwaite | PaediatricAllergy Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
12:30 – 13:00
The rising complexity of cystic fibrosis diagnosis
Dr. Gary Ruiz | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00- 14:30
An update on CFTR modulators
Dr. Gary Ruiz | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
14:30 – 15:00
Primary ciliarydyskinesia, regional diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
Dr. Yazan Said | Paediatric Allergy, Immunology and Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King Fahad Specialist Hospital, KSA
15:00-16:00
The road map of Children's interstitial lung disease
Dr. Rania Abusamra | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
16:00-16:30
Obesity and impact on respiratory disease
Dr. Cara Bossley | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
16:30- 18:00
Paediatric respiratory grandround
Dr. Muna Dahabreh | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | Queen Rania Al Abdullah Hospital For Children, Jordan
Dr. Ihsan Jundi | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | Al Khalidi Hospital, Jordan
Dr. Enas Al Zayadneh | Paediatric Respiratory Consultant | Jordan University Hospital, Jordan
18:00
Closing and feedback
conference

Fees

    CONFERENCE DAY
  • Fellows 50JD
  • Consultants 100JD
    WORKSHOPS (Fees per single workshop)
  • Early bird until 15th of September: 50 JOD
  • After 15th of September: 100 JOD

Registration Form

Registration Interest
Morning Workshops
Evening Workshops