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Date: Wednesday 24/11/2004
Time: 15:30 - 19.30; Buffet provided.
Venue: Perinatal Institute, Crystal Court.  Click here for a map (Adobe PDF)

Perinatal Forum - Perinatal Pathology

Dr Phil Cox and his team from the regional perinatal pathology service at Birmingham Women’s Hospital (BWH) will present an update on the perinatal post-mortem, the new national consent form, and some new research on the role of postmortem in determining the cause of stillbirth.  Dr Sanjeev Deshpande will discuss reasons for poor uptake of neonatal postmortem

From 15:30 Coffee / Tea
16:00 – 16:30 The Perinatal post-mortem: an update
Dr Nikola Ostojic – Consultant Perinatal Pathologist, BWH
16.30– 17.00

Getting consent and the new national form
Elaine Thorp - Bereavement Counsellor, BWH

17:00 - 17:30

Improving neonatal post-mortem uptake
Dr Sanjeev Deshpande – Consultant Neonatologist, Shrewsbury

17:30 – 18:00 Light refreshments
18.00 -18.30

The role of placental examination
Dr Tamas Marton - Consultant Perinatal Pathologist, BWH

18:30 - 19:15 Postmortem and identification of fetal growth restriction
Dr Phil Cox - Consultant Perinatal Pathologist, BWH
19:15 Discussion
19:30 Close

Course Fee:

Registration includes buffet and drinks. Payment can be made by cheque for £20 , payable to 'Birmingham and Black Country Health Authority'  to

Perinatal Institute
Crystal Court
Aston Cross

Phone: 0121-687 3400
Fax: 0121-687 3401

Places are limited and early registration is recommended

Please note that places can only be allocated after payment has been received. Map and directions to car park will follow with confirmation of registration.



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