Cambridge University Hospitals

XSIM18HDU // High Dependency Care and Stabilisation of Acutely Unwell Child (HDU) Course // 16th - 17th April 2018

Monday, 16th April – Tuesday, 17th April 2018

High Dependency Care and Stabilisation of Acutely Unwell Child (HDU) Course


Following the highly successful pilot of this course run in June 2016, we are once again running a ‘High Dependency Care and Stabilisation of Acutely Unwell Child’ Course.

It will comprise of a mixture of lectures and simulation sessions covering the most common situations which can be encountered in day to day practice. On both days, every candidate will get opportunities to participate in simulation sessions followed by feedback from experts in the field.

RCPCH has approved this activity for CPD in accordance with the current RCPCH CPD Guidelines.


The course will be of interest to Paediatric Trainees ST5+, Consultants, Nurses and clinical staff who deal with acutely unwell children.

Numbers are limited to 30 candidates per course.


The course is scheduled to run from 09:15 - 17:00 with registration beginning at 09:00 on both days in the David Dunn Suite and Simulation Centre, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, CB2 0QQ.

Catering and refreshments are provided on this course as part of the course fee.

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To apply for the course you will need to log in to the website with your username and password. If you do not have a username and password you will need to register first.

Once you have logged in please click Apply at the top of this page to apply for this course. If no Apply button is visible the course is full.

Please check that the email address you have signed up to the website with is the correct email address before making your application as this is the address your confirmation details and pre-course material will be sent to.

Course Fees
External and International:
Internal (Addenbrooke's) and East of England staff: £150


Your place is not confirmed until you make payment. You will receive an automated confirmation email once we have confirmed your place.

Please be advised that your course fee is refundable for up to 14 days following your application. Thereafter course fees are non-refundable.

For full details of our terms and conditions please click here.


If you have any queries or problems which are not answered above, please contact the Simulation Administrator on 01223 348 100 or via the Enquiries box to the right.

Course Administrator

Simulation Administrator
01223 348100

Course Location

The course takes place at...

The David Dunn Suite, Addenbrooke's Hospital
01223 348100