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Adolescent Health Symposium

  • Date: Wednesday 19th June 2019 from 2.00-5.00 pm (Coffee & Registration from 1.30 pm)
  • Venue: Manchester Dental Education Centre (MANDEC), Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6FH
  • Members £0.00
  • Non Members £

MANDEC directions

“Hot topics in adolescent health (5×5)”
Dr Damian Wood, Consultant Paediatrician, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

An update on Hot Topics in Adolescent Health (including mental health, sleep, problematic interactive media use, transgender care, eating disorders, PCOS and substance misuse)

Learning objectives:
• Know about some of the current research, controversy and clinical challenges in adolescent health
• Understand the developmental and multi-disciplinary approach to young people’s healthcare across a range of health problems and settings
• Understand the role of psychosocial assessment, health promotion and safeguarding in the care of young people across a range of health problems and settings

 Details of further speakers to follow shortly