Programme

November 2021 Programme

10:00Introduction.
Breakout room preferences.
10:15Epilepsy surgery update.
Promoting Awareness of Epilepsy Surgery.
Mr Michael Carter (Consultant Neurosurgeon, BRHC).
11:00Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in a case of Rasmussen encephalitis.
Dr Andrew Mallick (Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, BRHC).
11:20Introduction to the Paediatric Complex Epilepsy Service (PCES).
PCES case discussion.
Dr Andrew Lux (Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, BRHC).
12:30Lunch Break
13:00Introducing the Burdett National Transition Nursing Network.
Lucy Duncombe (Regional Nurse Advisor for Young People’s Healthcare Transition (South), Burdett Trust)
13:40Development of SWIPE
13:50Breakout rooms

– Joint working, audit, quality improvement, guidelines (Facilitator : Dr Eve Bassett)
– Transition (Facilitator: Lousie Swaine)
– Complex cases, peer review (Facilitators: Dr Andrew Lux, Dr Andrew Mallick)
14:30Return to main meeting.
Feedback from breakout rooms.
15:30Meeting close.