The UCH Education Centre

Course Title

4th National Neonatal Nutritional Study Day 2017


This very successful multi-professional study day will continue to explore a range of topics related to the nutritional needs of premature and sick babies. Following talks from expert speakers, participants will have the opportunity to apply their knowledge to a range of case studies in small multi-professional groups.


Introduction to N3 
 Importance of nutrition for preterm brain development - Nick Embleton
 Protein and energy requirements for the premature baby - Helen Mactier
The truth about Donor EBM - Sabita Uthaya
 Advancing feeds - Jon Dorling
NEC and the microbiome - Janet Berrington
Surgical NEC - Niyi Ade-Ajayi
East of England PN - Shazia Hoodbhoy & Lynne Radbone
Challenging growth – role of fortifiers - Caroline Kings & Pam Cairns
Short gut feeding problems - Jonathan Hind & Kate Tavener
What to feed when there is no breast milk - Freya Pearson & Kelly Larmour

The N3 National Neonatal Nutritonal Study Day welcomes current NHS or Higher Education employees and students including;

• Doctors working in Neonatology at all levels including HSTs

• Dieticians

• Pharmacists

·   Gastroenterologists

·   Surgeons

·   Any professional that manages the care of babies on a Neonatal Unit

We welcome enquires from self-employed workers, or those employed by commercial organisations, please contact for more details 





Additional Information

The course will held at the Kennedy Lecture Theatre, Institute of Child Health, University of London, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH from 0900-1700. The cost to attend is £125, early bird before 31st March 2017 and £150 thereafter.

Course Dates Fee(s)

08/06/2017 to 08/06/2017

Early Bird - £125.00
Full Delegate Rate - £150.00

Course Director Course Convenor

Nicholas Embleton

Angela Huertas-Ceballos

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