Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Paediatric Emergencies


This one-day course will provide an overview of the approach to the sick child. Participants will be able to understand and apply an approach to the sick child.

Upcoming course dates

  • Friday, 27 April 2018 (9.30am - 5pm) 
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Learning objectives

  • Fever in a young child
  • Paediatric radiology in the ED
  • Paediatric resuscitation
  • Common paediatric emergency presentations
Who is this course suitable for? All SHOs and registrars working or planning to work in a paediatric environment. Ideal for doctors who may have limited previous paediatric experience.
Fee Free for eligible NCHDs on the CPDSS programme or €300 for others.
Faculty Dr Darragh Shields
This study day is led by specialists in paediatric emergency medicine
CPD points 7.5
Location RCSI, 5th floor, No. 26 York Street, Dublin 2, Ireland.
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Student testimonials

  • More confident in approaching all (infrequent) emergencies"
  • Good refresher for paeds emergencies"
  • Good review of algorithms and more confidence to manage emergencies"