Glasgow Paediatric Research Day 2021 - Report

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The 12th Glasgow Paediatric Research Day was held on Friday 5th November 2021, by Zoom Webinar.

The format comprised of short presentations and e-posters, selected from submitted abstracts as well as a featured invited speakers' session on Exercise, Wellbeing and Congenital Heart Disease hosted by Professor Mark Danton.

Presentations included:

Outcome of Congenital Diseases of the Heart in Adult Life - Embracing a Continuum of Change by Dr Gruschen Veltdman, NHS Golden Jubilee Hospital, Glasgow

Cochrane Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Exercise Interventions for Congenital Heart Disease by Professor Rod Taylor, University of Glasgow

Physical Fitness in Children with Congenital Heart Disease Versus Healthy Population by Dr Mahmoud Zaqout, Antwerp University Hospital 

Prizes were awarded for 1st and Runner-Up oral and e-poster presentations.    A recording of the day's presentations together with e-posters will be available to view until the end of this year.   Access passcode for the recording is =M-6gUps

Details on next year's event, to be held on Friday 4th November 2022, will follow in due course.

For further information, please contact Karyn Cooper, School Administrator, RHC & QEUH Campus.







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