CPD Activities

EPALS COURSE March 2017


EPALS COURSE March 2017


Starting on :08:00 AM 13 March, 2017 Venue:Aga Khan University Hospital
Ending on :06:00 PM 10 March, 2017 Max Credits:20
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Roseline Ochieng
Consultant Paediatrician
Aga Khan University Hospital

2. Dr. Mary Limbe
Consultant Paediatrician
Aga Khan University Hospital

3. Dr. Isaac Kihurani
Consultant Paediatrician
Aga Khan University Hospital

4. Dr. Jacqueline Kitulu
General Practice
Nairobi Hospital

5. Dr. Lucia Amolo
Consultant Paediatrician
Nairobi Hospital

6. Dr. Syama Sinuff
Consultant Paediatician
Aga Khan University Hospital

7. Dr. Farida Essajee
Consultant Paediatrician
Aga Khan University Hospital

8. Dr. Admani Bashir
Consultant Paediatrician
Aga Khan University Hospital

9. Dr. Jaspeet Gharial
Consultant Paediatrician
Gertrude's Children Hospital

10. Dr. Hussein Dossajee
Consultant Paediatrician
MP Shah

11. Dr. Wairimu Kimani
Consultant Paediatrician

12. Dr. Ra'ana Hussain
Paediatric Resident
Aga Khan University Hospital

Description

The EPALS course is designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties, or to teach them on a regular basis. Appropriate participants include doctors, nurses and paramedics working in direct contact with children. All applicants must hold a current clinical appointment and professional healthcare qualification. Medical students in their final year of training can be accepted as candidates.

 


Objectives

Learning outcomes
Undertaking the EPALS course should enable you to:

  • use the structured ABCDE approach for rapid assessment of the seriously ill child;
  • manage the sick child until the arrival of expert assistance;
  • facilitate the development of resuscitation team members and team leaders;
  • use a structured approach to communication amongst team members during an emergency situation




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