We invite trainees in Paediatrics, Psychiatry, General Practice, and Emergency Medicine to submit abstracts for a poster session in which trainees can present their audits, research, or quality improvement projects related to child mental health.
To download a form and submit an abstract, please go to this page.
The deadline for submitting an abstract is November 30th.
In this article for the Guidelines in Practice website, Dr Janice Allister (GP, Edinburgh) identifies five key learning points for primary care from the updated NICE guideline on depression in children and young people. Click the image below to read the article:
The National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCEPOD) recently published a review of the quality of care provided to children and young people with mental health conditions admitted to a general health hospital or mental health facility and an assessment of healthcare utilisation in this group using routinely collected national datasets.
Click on the link below to go to the publication:
Dr Karen Street has recently taken over this role. She is a Consultant Paediatrician based at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital in Exeter. The PMHA welcomes her to this important role and looks forward to working closely with her.
The Paediatric Mental Health Association invites trainees in Paediatrics, Psychiatry, General Practice, and Emergency Medicine to submit abstracts for our Annual Winter Meeting.
The meeting, taking place on the 23rd and 24th of January 2020, attracts speakers and delegates from a wide range of specialties to discuss the latest research and updates in Child Mental Health.
This year, for the first time, the meeting will feature a trainee-led poster session in which trainees can present their audits, research, or quality improvement projects related to child mental health. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your work in the area of child mental health and to share best practice with interested professionals from around the country. There will also be an opportunity to give a five-minute oral presentation on Day Two of the meeting (Friday January 24th).
To submit an abstract download and fill in the form below. Save a copy and return it as an attachment to ContactPMHA@gmail.com
Send your abstracts to us by November 30th at the latest. Your abstract will be reviewed by members of the PMHA Executive Committee and you will be notified of acceptance by the 11th of December.
We look forward to receiving your abstracts and to welcoming you to our meeting in January!
Please spread the word amongst your trainee colleagues!
The involvement of the Paediatric Mental Health Association is vital in helping to attract a wide range of high-quality abstracts for presentation at the 2020 RCPCH Conference and exhibition.
All accepted abstracts will be considered for either oral or poster presentation and will also feature online, in the main conference programme and on the conference app.
The deadline to submit your abstract is Monday 21 October 2019.
Please click on the link below for further information https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/news-events/rcpch-conference-exhibition/abstracts