2006 Harrogate

The 2006 conference took place in Harrogate from 3-5 Nov
Where linked – click the title for  pdf of plenary / oral sessions

Plenary session

  • Safe Medication Practice Initiatives For Children – David Cousins
  • Neonatal Liver Disease – Dr Patricia McClean
  • Medicines For Children Clinical Research Network – Tony Nunn
  • Development of an Electronic Based learning and assessment package for ‘Responding to symptoms of childhood ailments’ – Steve Tomlin (ManMed award presentation)
  • Risk Management and paediatric products – Linda Hardy
  • Improving the quality and formulation of extemporaneous medicines in the NHS – Andy Lowey

Oral presentations


  • A real time assessment of the impact of electronic prescribing on medication errors in a Paediatric Intensive Care Unit
  • TPN from birth to 2 years old – A Standard Bag approach
  • An audit of the Paediatric Conscious Sedation Guidelines at Sheffield Children’s Hospital
  • Experiences of 21 children aged 5-16 years on prolonged medication in 3 paediatric wards of Lagos University Teaching Hospital
  • Predictability of renal drug clearance of aminoglycosides and glycopeptides in preterm neonates
  • Maturational pharmacokinetics of single intravenous bolus administration of propofol
  • Is the use of Clopidogrel as an alternative to Warfarin or as a part of Anti-Platelet Therapy safe in Paediatric Cardiac Patients?
  • Moving the care of children and young adults with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia closer to home, the development of a model for home based maintenance therapy
  • An audit of the Anti-Emetic policy for the treatment of Chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting for children and young people with cancer Special Products poster award winner
    Dosing Chemotherapy in Obese Children and Young People