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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

Synopsis:
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