Description

There is an unmet need in Scotland for the detection and management of ‎developmental and mental health disorders in children and young people. By way of case/audit presentations attendees will share good practice, hear from leaders in their fields and learn about the interplay between physical and mental health.This is a joint meeting of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Royal College of Psychiatrists Edinburgh and Scottish Paediatric Society.Top three benefits for delegates attendingThis event will bring together child psychiatrists and paediatricians and share cases and research/audit findings.Delegates will learn about the diagnosis and management of medically unexplained symptoms (MUS) and fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS).And, delegates will learn about options available from outside of the NHS to support children, young people and their parents.Audience Consultants, SAS doctors, trainees, allied health professionals (AHPs) and medical students with an interest in child mental health.Call for abstractsAbstract submissions are invited for the following sections of the meeting:clinical case presentationsresearch/audit presentations.If you would like to submit an abstract please download the abstract submission form below, and return to claire.burnett@rcpch.ac.uk.