Programme

Europaediatrics 2019 is a leading European platform for a range of senior paediatric keynote speakers and satellite sessions.


To plan your time at the Congress, please our keynote speaker profiles and the scientific programme detailed below.

Keynote Speaker Profiles

 

14 June 2019

07:30 - 19:30 
Registration opens
08:00 - 08:45 
Meet the Expert 1
Diagnosis and management of seizures in infants and children
MTE1.1
MTE1.2
08:00 - 08:45 
Meet the Expert 2
End of life guidelines/toolkit
MTE2.1
Mary Devins (Dublin, Ireland)
MTE2.2
Joanne Balfe (Dublin, Ireland)
08:00 - 08:45 
Meet the Expert 3
The crying infant assessment and management
MTE3.1
MTE3.2
Shalom Ben-Shimol (Beer-Sheva, Israel)
08:00 - 08:45 
Meet the Expert 4
Expanding newborn screening, the endless possibilities...
MTE4.1
MTE4.2
Ellen Crushell (Dublin, Ireland)
09:00 - 09:30 
Keynote Speaker 5
Challenges in child health
09:00
KN5
Zulfiqar Bhutta (Toronto, Canada)
09:30 - 10:00 
Keynote Speaker 6
New vaccines and controversies
09:30
KN6
10:00 - 10:30 
Tea & Coffee
10:30 - 12:00 
Symposium 5 (in collaboration with EAACI)
New developments in the diagnosis and treatment of allergy
10:30
S5.1
10:50
S5.2
Bernie O'Connor (Ulster, Northern Ireland)
11:10
S5.3
Leyla Namazova-Baranova (Moscow, Russia)
11:30
S5.4
Antonella Muraro (Padua, Italy)
10:30 - 11:15 
Symposium 6
Infections and antibiotic use
10:30
S6.1
Robert Cunney (Dublin, Ireland)
10:30 - 12:00 
Symposium 7
Well-being and mental health - hot topics
10:30
S7.1
Errol Alden (Marengo, USA)
10:50
S7.2
Elizabeth Barrett (Dublin, Ireland)
11:10
S7.3
11:30
S7.4
Blanaid Hayes (Dublin, Ireland)
10:30 - 12:00 
Quick Updates 1
Hot topics and new therapies
10:40
QU1.2
Conor Hensey (Dublin, Ireland)
10:50
QU1.3
11:00
QU1.4
John Fitzsimons (Louth, Ireland)
11:10
QU1.5
Gary Butler (London, UK)
11:20
QU1.6
11:30
QU1.7
10:30 - 12:00 
EPA/UNEPSA Symposium 1
Child health and population needs
10:30
UNE1.1
Alf Nicholson (Dublin, Ireland)
10:50
UNE1.2
11:10
UNE1.3
Ruben Diaz (Barcelona, Spain)
11:30
UNE1.4
11:15 - 12:00 
Debate 1
Mandatory vaccination
12:00 - 13:00 
Lunch, poster and exhibitions
13:00 - 14:30 
Workshop 5
Cardiology screening and recent advances
13:00 - 14:30 
Oral communications
13:00 - 14:30 
NCD Symposium
Prevention of non-communicable diseases in children
13:15 - 14:45 
EPA/UNEPSA Symposium 2
Vaccine hesitancy: joining forces to promote and improve vaccine uptake
13:15
UNE2.1
Eli Somekh (Tel Aviv, Israel)
14:05
UNE2.4
Leyla Namazova-Baranova (Moscow, Russia)
13:15 - 14:45 
Symposium 8
The child at risk
13:55
S8.3
Fügen Çullu Çokuğraş (Turkey)
14:30 - 15:00 
Tea & Coffee
15:00 - 16:30 
Symposium 9
Advances and controversies in respiratory medicine
15:20
S9.2
Fernando Maria de Benedictus (Ancona, Italy)
15:40
S9.3
16:00
S9.4
15:00 - 16:30 
Symposium 10
Type 1 diabetes: advances and new treatments
15:00
S10.1
Edna Roche (Dublin, Ireland)
15:20
S10.2
Francesco Chiarelli (Chieti, Italy)
15:40
S10.3
Roque Cardona-Hernandez (Barcelona, Spain)
16:00
S10.4
Tadej Battelino (Slovenia)
15:00 - 16:30 
Quick updates 2
Hot topics and new therapies
15:00
QU2.1
15:20
QU2.3
15:30
QU2.4
15:40
QU2.5
15:50
QU2.6
Doina Plesca (Bucharest, Romania)
15:00 - 16:30 
Oral Communications
15:00 - 16:30 
EPA/UNEPSA Symposium 3
National planning of paediatric workforces and working conditions in Europe
Chairs: Jochen Ehrich (Hannover, Germany), Alf Nicholson (Dublin, Ireland) & Danielle Jansen (Groningen, The Netherlands)
15:00
UNE3.1
15:15
UNE3.2
Alf Nicholson (Dublin, Ireland)
15:22
UNE3.3
Eli Somekh (Tel Aviv, Israel)
15:29
UNE3.4
Leyla Namazova-Baranova (Moscow, Russia)
15:36
UNE3.5
Vladimir Pilossof (Bulgaria)
15:43
UNE3.6
Károly Illy (The Netherlands)
15:50
UNE3.7
Mehmet Vural (Istanbul, Turkey)
15:57
UNE3.8
Massimo Pettoello-Mantovani (Foggia, Italy)
16:04
UNE3.9
Angel Carrasco (Madrid, Spain)
16:45 - 17:15 
Keynote Speaker 7
Microbial resistance and new antibiotics
16:45
KN7
Robert Cohen (Paris, France)
17:15 - 17:45 
Keynote Speaker 8
Management of obesity and bariatric surgery