BSPGHAN Annual Meetings 24th - 26th January 2018, Queens Hotel, Leeds

BSPGHAN Annual Meeting, Wednesday 24th to Friday 26th January 2018

BSPGHAN is delighted to announce that the 2018 Annual Meeting is being hosted by Dr Suzanne Davison, Consultant Paediatric Hepatologist

Venue:  Queens Hotel, Leeds

Programme with titles of sessions and speaker now available to download- please click here

Online registration now open.  To book your place please go to

Abstract submission now open - Closing date 24th November 2017.  To submit an abstract please use Abstract Submission Form. 

Dr Falk Pharma has offered a special donation to support the meeting and a prize for the Presenter of the Best Poster in the IBD section.  The prize for the author will be £200 voucher and a fully sponsored attendance in one of their Dr Falk International symposia.  This full sponsored attendance will include travel, registration and accommodation.

Social event Wednesday 24th January 2018:  Dr Suzanne Davison, chair of the local organising committee is delighted to announce that BSPGHAN has secured 20 tickets for the Jason Manford Muddle Class Show on Wednesday 24th January 2018 at Leeds Town Hall.  These will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.  Please e-mail if you wish to secure tickets for this show.

Thanks to Sponsors for their continued support for this annual meeting:

Abbvie, Alexion, Ardmore, Bio Gaia, Danone, Mead Johnson, NAPP, Nestle, Nutricia, Pfizer, Protexin, Shire and Tillotts.  For details of sponsorship opportunities please contact

Special donor:  Dr Falk Pharma

With thanks also to our Charities: Children's Liver Disease Foundation, CICRA; Crohn's and Colitis

BSPGHAN Glasgow 25th-27th January 2017

Formal pictures of the BSPGHAN dinner guests at Oran Mor are available to view and download now, at  

Richard Hansen Chair of Local Organisers

BSPGHAN Award Winners 2017;  Congratulations to the following people

Sean Devane prize winner (Category:  Best Gastroenterology oral presentation)

Dr Neil Chanchlani, Royal Free, London, Equivalent efficacy and short-term safety with reduced cost of infliximab biosimilars in a national paediatric UK IBD induction cohort

Alex Mowat Prize winner (Category:  Best Hepatology oral presentation)

Dr Suzanne Davison, Consultant Paediatric Hepatologist, Leeds; Portal Vein Obstruction:  The Challenge of a timely diagnosis

Best Poster prize winner:

Chris Smith, Senior Paediatric Dietitian, Brighton Measured energy expenditure of non-ambulant artificially fed, neurologically impaired patients:  How predictive is the Oxford equation?