Paediatric Education Monthly 

June 2024


Annual International Neonatal Conference 

6th & 7th June 2024

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Delegates can register online at  



Neonatal & Paediatric ECG & Arrhythmia Course (Remote delivery on Zoom)

Friday 14 June 2024 (08:30 to 17:15 hours)
(RCPCH CPD applied)
Registration - please email:; Registration fee: £99


Practical Teaching Skills

13th June 2024
Copthorne Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne
For more information, please click here


RCEM PEM conference 


25th June 2024
City Hall, Sunderland 



Virtual. Soft Landing first every EDI conference - 11th June 2024


Dear Northern Trainees and Members of the Deanery,

I am excited to share with you our first ever Soft-Landing EDI virtual conference.  This conference has been set up to address "meaningful dialogues, insightful discussions and actionable strategies for positive changes in our workplace, communities and beyond. This is aimed at consultants, trainees and juniors to address ongoing inequalities within our working community.  

Soft landing supports international medical graduate (IMG) Paediatricians when they start working in the NHS from overseas. We are a voluntary non-profit organisation hoping to make your first landing in the UK that bit softer. Run by IMG Paediatricians for IMG Paediatricians.

Tuesday 11th June 2024 9-5 / Virtual conference Soft Landing + RSM Present:

Equality and Diversity in Paediatrics 

Bridging gaps and shaping the futures of the workforce

Registration open:

A special Equality and Diversity and Inclusion day aimed at senior trainees and consultants/ educational supervisors/ college tutors as well as trainees and IMGs themselves. 


Team Soft Landing the National IMG Paediatric support hub present their first ever National Virtual conference with support from RSM and some exciting leaders in the field of EDI and IMG integration and support. 


This virtual conference will address many issues facing clinical trainers and educators as well as aspiring paediatric trainees themselves; including how to support IMGs in your department as well as National work to maximise potential and reduce discrimination and differential attainment. 

NB TPDs/HoS:  HoS for London Jonathan Round has approved the event for HEE budget code for London trainees PAED0003. If you are able to consider it for similar in your deanery/ TPD discretionary approval that would allow good attendance.  

Why should you attend?

'This is pretty core to function as a consultant, but only obliquely addressed in the RCPCH curriculum. This is very useful for an Educational Supervisor.' HoS London Jonathan Round 


Point of Care Ultrasound in Neonatology (Lung and Airway) Course- MPROvE Academy UK


Registration-Further information can be accessed through the following Link

Day 1 Programme 

Day 2 Programme 


Kings Mill PECSIG Annual Conference

28th June 2024
East Midlands Conference Centre
Nottingham, NG7 2RJ

Further details and programme 


NLS Courses 

Dear Colleague, hope you are well.  We are running 2 NLS courses on 12th & 13th September 2024  and would appreciate if you could circulate the links below to any staff members/trainees in your region who you think would be interested in attending. The links below will allow them to book and pay for a place.


Clinical Research in the NHS 2-day programme

October 3-4th 2024 Online via Zoom  


Neurodevelopmental e-Conference 

Thursday 7th November 2024 
North Tees and Hartlepool Foundation Trust



‘Exam Game Plan’


25th July 2024

Please click the link below for futher information:


10th Annual Educational & Research Workshop

"Latest Advances in Neonatal Care"


Friday 22nd November 2024

12pm-4pm Evolve Business Centre, Cynet Way, Houghton le Spring, DH4 5QY

For more information, please click here 



Children’s Research Trainee network (CREST)


CREST is run by trainees at various stages of academic and clinical training. Our aim is connect trainees who would like to become research active with research-active paediatricians across the North East. Contact us here and find us here to find out more.

Please also send us any paediatric research opportunities and achievements to share and promote across the region! 



This HEE (working across North East and North Cumbria) paediatric event newsletter is circulated every month. If you have any courses or meetings that you wish to advertise to trainees/trainers please contact Adele Simpson or Kelly Baxter before the last week of the month.


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