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Child Protection Update 24 January 2017

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Aimed at level 3 of Safeguarding Children and Young people: roles and competencies for health care staff – Intercollegiate document Third Edition March 2014.

“All healthcare staff needs education, support and leadership both locally and nationally in order to fulfil their duties to safeguard and protect children and young people.”

Safeguarding children and Young people: roles and competencies for health care staff, Intercollegiate document, March 2014

Who should attend?

This conference is for all health professionals who work with children and their carers. It will be of particular interest to paediatricians, child psychologists, child psychiatrists, children’s nurses, health visitors, school nurses, allied health professionals, sexual health staff, GPs and midwives. 

The conference will cover:

  • Neglect​

  • Non- Accidental injury - a systematic review

  • Learning from Serious Case Reviews

  • Female Genital Mutilation

  • Outcomes for Child Protection

  • Child Protection and the courts

  • Health needs of abused children

  • Child Sexual Abuse - physical signs and common presentations

  •  presentation of Child AbuseCommon

Speakers include:

  • Professor Alison Kemp Professor of Child Health at Cardiff University and Consultant Paediatrician​

  • Professor Jacqui Mok Consultant Paediatrician

  • Dr Heather Payne Consultant Paediatrician & Senior Lecturer

Upcoming Confrences


“Speakers were excellent.”

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