Managing Emergencies in Paediatric Anaesthesia

MEPA Mission Statement
MEPA aims to give all anaesthetic trainees in the UK the opportunity to develop management strategies for emergencies in paediatric anaesthesia using high fidelity simulation.

Overview

MEPA is a national course for Specialty Trainees in Anaesthesia, teaching management strategies for paediatric anaesthetic emergencies. MEPA is recognised by the Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists.

A one-day, small group simulation course, offering both practical and theoretical training using simulation.      Provision is made for detailed scenario feedback and discussion in a supportive and constructive manner.

This regional course is held throughout the year, at the Newcastle Hospitals Trust Simulation Centre based at the Freeman Hospital.

Course Directors:

Dr C Campbell, Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Dr L Daniels, Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Dr N Ireland, Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Website: http://mepa.org.uk/MEPA/Home.html

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