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East Midlands ADHD Study Day October 2015

Date: 02/10/2015

Location: Packington Hill, Kegworth

Friday 2nd October, 2015
Yew Lodge Hotel
Packington Hill, Kegworth, DE74 2DF


Dear Healthcare Professional,

I am delighted to invite you to join us at the ‘East Midlands ADHD Study Day’ taking place at the Yew Lodge Hotel, on Friday 2nd October, 2015.

The aims of the meeting are:
• To illustrate how a multi-disciplinary approach can improve the practical treatment of patients with ADHD and comorbid conditions.
• To highlight the challenges involved in treating patients with ADHD.
• To offer practical advice on setting up ADHD transition services and developing treatment protocols.

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

9:00 – 9:30        Registration & refreshments
9:30 – 9:40        Welcome & introduction

                          Dr Rahab Omer, Specialist Registrar Community Paediatrics, Grantham & District Hospital
9:40 – 11:40      ADHD & Learning Disabilties: Practicalities of Assessment & Management
                          Dr Karen Bretherton, Consultant Psychiatrist for Children with Learning Disabilities, Leicestershire CAMHS Learning Disabilities Team
                          Ms Teresa Norris, Senior Community Matron and Head of Nursing, Leicestershire CAMHS Learning Disabilities Team

11:40 – 12:00     Tea & coffee break

12:00 – 13:00     Diagnostic & Treatment Challenges in Teenagers with ADHD
                           Dr Julie Clarke, Consultant Community Paediatrician, Grantham and District Hospital

13:00 – 14:00     Lunch

14:00 – 15:30     Workshop: How to Set up Transition Services & Develop Treatment Protocols
                           Dr Muhammed Arif, Consultant Psychiatrist, ADHD Transition Lead, Bradgate Mental Health Unit, Leicestershire Partnership Trust

15:30 – 16:30     Inside an ADHD Service: A Patient’s, Nurse’s and Parent’s Perspective
                           Ms Elizabeth Turner, ADHD Nurse Specialist, Sheffield CAMHS
                           Matthew Turner, Patient

16:30 – 16:45     Closing remarks
                            Dr Rahab Omer, SpR Community Paediatrics, Grantham & District Hospital

We hope you can join us for what will be an informative scientific day.

Yours faithfully,

Mandy Bridgewater 
Key Account Manager
Flynn Pharma Limited
Marisa Woolmer
Key Account Manager
Flynn Pharma Limited 

To register for the meeting, or if you have any additional questions regarding the meeting, please email or telephone:  Mobile: 07940 145890.  Mobile: 07500 080592

This meeting is sponsored by Flynn Pharma Ltd.

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