The course is part of the Excellence in Pediatrics Institute's Peer2 Peer Education Program to train frontline healthcare professionals to detect, diagnose and refer children with serious conditions as early as possible. The program aims to fight under-diagnosed or late-diagnosed conditions for which treatments are available and where early detection and early treatment could make a significant difference in the condition's development, the quality of life and the survival of patients.  

The course focuses on Metabolic Disorders covering Lysosomal Storage Disorders, with a focus on Fabry, Gaucher and MPS diseases. Learning Objectives: (1) Learn when Common Complaints are the Signs of Lysosomal Storage Diseases  (2) Learn the Pediatrician’s Role in Identifying Gaucher Disease (3) Learn the Physician's role in Identifying Fabry Disease (4) Learn the Pediatrician’s Role in Identifying MPS Diseases

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  • Upcoming Webinars

    Wednesday, March 07, 2018 at 01:00 PM
    Online (Central European Time)

    SPOT THE EARLY SIGNS OF METABOLIC DISEASES

    The session has been recorded during the 9th Excellence in Pediatrics Conference and it is offered as free to view webinar to our members. Presenters: GIOVANNI CIANA (IT), PATRICIO AGUIAR (PT), FRANCOIS EYSKENS (BE), SUSANNE KIRCHER (AT).

    Gaucher Disease: Spot the Early Signs in the Pediatric Population
    GIOVANNI CIANA (ITALY). Learning Objectives

    Fabry Disease - Do We Need Better Biomarkers in Lysosomal Storage Disorders?
    PATRICIO AGUIAR (PORTUGAL). Learning Objectives

    Spotting the Signs of Lysosomal Storage Diseases in Order to Make an Early Diagnosis
    FRANCOIS EYSKENS (BELGIUM). Learning Objectives

    Spot the Early Signs of Mucopolysaccharidoses - One Disease with Many Faces
    SUSANNE KIRCHER (AUSTRIA). Learning Objectives

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  • Recorded Sessions

    WATCH THE WEBINAR VIDEO: When to Suspect Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis & How to Recognise Conditions Resembling JIA

    Session Format: Online Webinar. Language: English. Registration: FreePresenter: Athimalaipet Ramanan, Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist Bristol Royal Hospital for Children & Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath, and Professor of Paediatric Rheumatology, University of Bristol, UK (Presenter's Biography) Register here and directly Watch the video. It's free
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    WATCH THE WEBINAR VIDEO: Spot the Early Signs of Mucopolysaccharidoses - One Disease with Many Faces

    Session Format: Online Webinar. Language: English. Registration: FreeΡresenter: Susanne Kircher, Ao.Univ. Prof. DDr. MBA, LSD, Center of Pathobiochemistry and Genetics, Medical University of Vienna, Austria. (Presenter's Biography) Register here and directly Watch the video. It's free
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    WATCH THE WEBINAR VIDEO: Boli de stocare lizozomala fara incadrare diagnostica - Genetica clinică

    Session Format: Online Webinar. Language: Romanian. Registration: FreePrezentator: Vasilica Plaiasu, Clinical Geneticist, Regional Center of Medical Genetics Bucharest, INSMC Alessandrescu-Rusescu, Pediatrics Department, Bucharest, Romania (Biografia prezentatorului). Register here and Watch the video. It's free
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    WATCH THE WEBINAR VIDEO: Individuare i segni delle malattie da accumulo lisosomiale - Malattia di Gaucher e popolazione pediatrica

    Session Format: Online Webinar. Language: Italian. Registration: FreePresentatore: Giovanni Ciana, Medico specialista in Pediatria, Centro Coordinamento Regionale Malattie Rare, Ospedale “S.Maria delle Misericordia“ Udine, Italia (Biografia del Presenter). Registrati qui e guardare il video. È gratis
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  • Recorded Sessions

    What Fabry Disease is

    A video to help you better understand of the signs and symptoms of Fabry disease, how to identify the key diagnostic features of Fabry disease, and the complexities and differences between males and females.
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    Anisa’s Story

    Anisa is a young girl from Canada living with Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS) Type I. Anisa and her mother, Jen, share their story from Anisa’s first symptoms to her diagnosis just after her first birthday – and a life filled with playing dress up, dance, and hide and seek. 
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