MEPA-C - 20th August 2024

Managing Emergencies in Paediatric Anaesthesia - Consultants

We are one of the global centres working with the MEPA organisation to deliver this world renown anaesthetic course.

Course overview

MEPA is a 1-day simulation-based training course which was designed as a collaborative effort between paediatric anaesthetists from across the globe.

The course is run in multiple specialist paediatric centres across the globe, including at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH), and consists of a series of peer-reviewed scenarios with supplemental standardized teaching presentations.

MEPA aims to equip candidates with strategies for dealing with common emergent scenarios in paediatric anaesthesia, along with the non-technical skills that are necessary for their effective management.

This course equips candidates to deal with common scenarios that may be encountered by anyone anaesthetising a child anywhere in the world.

Learn more about MEPA on their website.

Who is MEPA suitable for?

MEPA is for anaesthetists who work with children. We have two courses:

  • MEPA for Consultants (MEPA-C) is for consultant anaesthetists who undertake regular or occasional paediatric work, are expected to provide out-of-hours care for children, or who may otherwise be involved in the care of a sick child.

What about Staff Grade, Specialty and Associate Specialist (SAS) doctors?

Please contact us and we can suggest which course might be most suitable for your practice.

Who are the faculty?

The MEPA faculty at GOSH are either specialist paediatric anaesthetists, specialist simulation educators, or both.

Cost of the course:

The course is £230 for the full day course and includes lunch.

Date of Course:

20th August 2024 


Clinical Simulation centre, Level 4 Nurses Home, Great Ormond Street Hospital.


Payment can be made online below or via invoice.


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Delegates are entitled to a full refund if they cancel their place more than 14 days before an event or if we have to cancel the event. Delegates cancelling under 14 days before the event will be charged a fee (currently 50% of the ticket price). All delegate cancellation requests must be provided in writing to Personal arrangements including travel, accommodation or hospitality relating to the event which have been arranged by you are at your own risk. The GLA shall not be liable for the cost of these arrangements if you cancel your place at an event or if the event is cancelled or postponed by the GLA.

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