Event Date/Time: Oct 22, 2003 End Date/Time: Oct 22, 2003
Early Registration Date: Oct 14, 2003
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9.50am Welcome
Professor Allan Templeton, Honorary Secretary, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London

Chair: Professor Allan Templeton

10.00am Introduction
Dr Peter Brocklehurst, Director, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Health Sciences, Oxford

10.10am NICE guideline development methods
Ms Jane Thomas, Director, National Collaborating Centre for Women’s and Children’s Health, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London

10.25am Overview of antenatal care
Ms Sue Lee, Research Fellow, National Collaborating Centre for Women’s and Children’s Health, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London

10.40am Pre-eclampsia and frequency of antenatal appointments
Professor Stephen Robson, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

10.55am Discussion

11.15am COFFEE

Chair: To be confirmed

11.45am Screening for fetal anomalies including Down syndrome
Mr Tim Overton, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Norfolk

12.00pm Screening for infections
Dr Peter Brocklehurst

12.15pm Gestational diabetes mellitus
Dr Shahid Hussain, Senior Lecturer in Child Health, Neonatal Unit, Homerton University Hospital, London

12.30pm Domestic violence
Mrs Julia Sanders, MRC Training Fellow in Health Services Research, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol

12.45pm Discussion

1.00pm LUNCH

Chair: Professor Rona McCandlish, Academic Head of Midwives Division, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Southampton

2.00pm The Children’s National Service Framework
Dr Gwyneth Lewis, Principal Medical Officer, Department of Health, London

2.15pm The National Screening Committee
Speaker to be confirmed

2.30pm Discussion

2.45pm TEA

Chair: Dr Gillian Leng, National Institute for Clinical Excellence, London

3.15pm Obstetric practice
Speaker to be confirmed

3.25pm Midwifery practice
Ms Marie McDonald, Joint Head of Midwifery and Nursing, Guy’s & St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, London

3.35pm General practice
Speaker to be confirmed

3.45pm Implications for women
Ms Mary Newburn, Head of Policy Research, National Childbirth Trust, London

3.55pm Discussion

4.30pm Closing remarks
Ms Jane Thomas
Dr Peter Brocklehurst

4.45pm CLOSE