This hybrid conference which will explore the current challenges and treatment opportunities for paediatric antimicrobial stewardship.


  • Antimicrobial Stewardship 
  • Paediatric Stewardship
  • The challenge of antimicrobial resistance in the paediatric population
  • Infection control in children
  • Guideline development
  • Sharing good practice 
  • Benchmarking
  • Optimal use of laboratory services


Healthcare professionals


  • Sanjay Patel, Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Southampton Children’s Hospital
  • Helen Dunn, Consultant Nurse Infection Prevention & Control and Director of Infection Prevention & Control (DIPC), Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
  • Orlagh McGarrity, Infection Pharmacist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
  • Paddy McMaster, Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, North Manchester General Hospital
  • Samuel Channon-Wells, Paediatric Specialty Trainee Doctor (ST1), Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Jim Gray, Consultant Microbiologist, Birmingham Women’s & Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
  • Alicia Demirjian, Consultant, Paediatric Infectious Diseases; Epidemiologist Evelina London Children’s Hospital; Public Health England

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

We encourage you to register for either in-person or virtual attendance and submit your abstracts for consideration for poster presentation.

  • 08:30 - 02/11/2021 to 16:45 - 02/11/2021
  • Royal College of Physicians & Online, 11 St Andrews Place, London , NW1 4LE, United Kingdom