External Events

This section is dedicated to future conferences and training events. These events are not endorsed or supported by Bliss, however, we hope that they may be of interest to health professionals.

Joint Annual Study Day for Professionals in Neonatal Care - The Sensory World of the Infant

Thursday, 27th September

5th Annual Study Day for neonatal physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists and others working in NICU and early intervention. Further information and registration details can be found on the The Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists website.

The event will take place in London.

BAPM 2018 Annual Conference & Scientific Meeting

Thursday and Friday, 27-28 September

The conference will showcase the best and most up to date evidence in perinatal care through lectures, presentations and workshops, debates and panel discussions covering a range of subjects. Further information and registration details can be found on the BAPM website.

The event will take place in Leeds.

Special Interest Group for Necrotizing Enterocolitis (SIGNEC) 6th International Conference

Monday and Tuesday, 29-30 October

SIGNEC aims to facilitate knowledge sharing, networking and collaboration to optimise research and improvements in treating NEC around the world. Further information and registration details can be found on the SIGNEC website.

The conference will take place in London.

UK National Neonatal Transport Group Conference

Thursday and Friday, 1-2 November

The conference will showcase transfers and the issues surrounding transporting neonatal babies. Further information and registration details can be found on the UK National Neonatal Transport Conference website.

The conference will take place in Liverpool.

Unicef Annual Conference - Baby Friendly Initiative

Thursday and Friday, 15-16 November

The Unicef UK Baby Friendly Initiative’s Annual Conference for health professionals and others involved in the care of mothers and babies is Europe’s largest conference on infant feeding. Further information can be found on the UNICEF website.

The conference will take place in Liverpool.

Child Bereavement UK National conference: Diversity and inclusion in bereavement support

Thursday, 15th November

This conference is aimed at promoting and raising awareness, understanding and equality when providing bereavement support and communicating with people from diverse backgrounds. Further information and registration details can be found on the CBUK website.

The conference will take place in Manchester.

Neonatal Nurses Association (NNA) 2018 conference

Friday, 30th November

The NNA is building on from the success of last year's 40th year celebration. Further information and registration details can be found on the NNA website.

The conference will take place at the East Midlands Hilton Hotel.

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