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Paediatric Intensive Care Audit Network


PICANet is an international audit of paediatric intensive care which collects data on all children admitted to paediatric intensive care units (PICUs) in the UK and Ireland. It is coordinated by the Universities of Leeds and Leicester.

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PICANet Annual Meeting 2014

The 2014 PICANet Annual Meeting is being held in the city of Manchester, at the Mercure Piccadilly Hotel on Wednesday 5th November 2014.
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Research Assistant/Nurse - October 2014

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work as a research assistant/nurse on the International Paediatric Intensive Care Network (PICANet), run collaboratively between the Universities of Leicester and Leeds.

Based in Leicester the appointee will join the PICANet team to provide research skills through personal expertise and clinical/nursing knowledge; supporting this highly regarded international clinical audit programme and associated research projects with the paediatric intensive care community. 

Main duties will include the provision of regular liaison and visits as necessary to paediatric intensive care units throughout the UK and Ireland. The post holder will also work closely with members of the PICANet team to maintain a secure and confidential high quality database of paediatric intensive care activity, case-mix, structure and utilization.

The ability to travel is essential. The closing date for this post is midnight on the 22nd October 2014.

For further details or to apply for this post please see:-


Job Summary

To discuss this opportunity further please contact Professor Elizabeth Draper, tel: 0116 252 3200 or Caroline Lamming, PICANet Research Nurse, tel: 0116 2525414 or

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For full details see the Annual Meeting pages of the PICANet Website.
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10 Jun 2015


The 26th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC 2015) is being held on June 10th- June 13th in Vilnius, Lithuania. For more information please visit: 
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