Intestinal Failure Study Day & Home Parental Nutrition - October 2013

Published: 17 March 2013

Intestinal failure study day and workshop in home parental nutrition - Date: 9 and 10 October 2013

Course Convenors: Dr Simon Gabe, Dr Alison Culkin

A two-day course incorporating our IF study day and HPN workshop.

This course will be of interest to all members of the multidisciplinary team who care for patients with acute and chronic intestinal failure. Aspects of the medical, surgical, dietetic, nursing and pharmaceutical management will be discussed, with the opportunity to participate in small workshops focusing on some of the key elements of intestinal failure care.

Topics will include: Acute and chronic intestinal failure plus home parenteral nutrition including the medical, surgical, dietetic and pharmaceuitcal management.

Target audience: Any health care professional interested and involved in looking after patients with acute and chronic intestinal failure including those requiring home parenteral nutrition.

Learning style: Lectures and workshops
Learning objectives: To increase the knowledge and skills of delegates to help improve the care of patients with intestinal failure and those requiring home parenteral nutrition.
Day one (9th October 2013): A study day on the management of intestinal failure.

Day two (10th October 2013): A workshop on the management of home parenteral nutrition.
(Maximum 40 participants).

The Academic Administrator, St. Mark’s Hospital & Academic Institute, Northwick Park,  
Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3UJ 
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8235 4046/48    Fax: 0208 235 4039    
Email:nwlh-tr.StMarksAcademicInstitute@nhs.net Website: www.stmarkshospital.org.uk