Our next event will be on Friday the 28th of September 2018 at Huckletree West in Shepherd's Bush, London. This is an amazing buggy accessible venue that we have used before (check out the photos from our last event below!)
Follow the link to EventBrite to purchase your ticket.
If you are a member of the Royal College of GPs, the #GPparent team have got behind PLUSbaby and are supporting us to be able to give RCGP members FREE access to PLUSbaby conferences all around the UK. Make sure to tick the RCGP member box, provide us with your MRCGP membership number and then your ticket price will be reimbursed once you have attended the conference.
PLEASE NOTE - if you are an RCGP member and you book a ticket but then do not attend, we cannot refund you the ticket price.
Registration & Welcome
Huckletree West is a large and spacious colourful venue! There is plenty of room for buggies, baby changing facilities and refreshments will be available throughout the day.
Baby music class
Our first session of the day will be a fun and interactive baby music class. We also have a large soft play room that can be used throughout the day whenever your little one would like to roam around or have a break from the main room.
Advances in prenatal testing
An update on prenatal testing by Dr Donal Gibb, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at The Birth Company on Harley Street. Dr Donald Gibb worked at King’s College Hospital in London for 15 years, specialising in obstetrics and gynaecology, and in 1990 became Director of Women’s Services. In 1995 he became Head of Teaching in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at King’s College Hospital Medical School. He now works privately at The Birth Company.
Lunch - Sano To Go
Sano To Go provided our delicious and healthy lunches at our last event and we just had to call them back again! Freshly made salads, wraps and fruit will be provided. Please let us know when purchasing tickets if you have any dietary requirements.
An update on paediatric dermatology by Dr Afrina Alam, dermatology consultant at West Middlesex Hospital, PhD and honorary senior lecturer at Imperial College.
The Supermum Myth
As parents, many have had that feeling of “not being good enough” and not measuring up to expectations of how we should be doing. Anya Hayes is a health and wellbeing author, pilates teacher and co-writer of The Supermum Myth, a wonderful book that provides in-the-moment solutions to common parenting flashpoints, as well as enabling parents to create robust, positive and flexible ways to approach parenting decisions. She will be sharing some of her tips with us (and we will be giving her book away in the goody bags!) Follow Anya on Instagram @mothers.wellness.toolkit
What's normal, how to overcome problems and when to suspect underlying pathology by Dr Susie Minson, consultant paediatrician with special interest in nephrology.
End of the day and receipt of attendance certificates and goody bags.
Charity is a big part of every PLUSbaby conference
Our first conference fundraised for The Whittington Hospital NICU & SCBU charity called Whittington Babies.
The second conference was held at London Zoo and the venue fee went to supporting the Zoo continue it's valuable conservation work.
As parents of young children and healthcare professionals we decided to support Bliss for our seminars, a charity for premature and sick babies.