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On November 22 the Hospiten Group organized the V Pediatrics Conference on Pediatrics and Common Sense

Posted on 25-11-2013

On Friday, November 22 the Hospiten Group organized the “V Pediatrics Conference” on the subject of ‘Pediatrics and Common Sense’ in Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

On Friday, November 22, at the Hotel Silken Atlantida in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the “V Pediatrics Conference” took place, attracting more than 160 people for the four-hour duration of the event. The conference, directed by Dr. Maria Asuncion Gaspar and including a presentation by Dr. Gomez Sirvent, head of the Hospiten Rambla Pediatrics Service, brought together guest speakers Prof. Dr. Luis Garcia Garcia, Professor in Psychology at La Laguna University and Dr. Victor Garcia Nieto, President of the Spanish Society for Pediatric Nephrology and Director of the journal ‘Canarias Pediatrica’.

The educational conference, aimed at parents, people in charge of children and professionals in the sector, dealt with the following topics: how to handle fever in children, myths in pediatrics and educating with common sense from an informative and practical point of view.

Educational conferences like these reinforce the commitment of the Hospiten Group to inform the general public and professionals in the sector about medical subjects of interest, fomenting training, teaching and investigation activities.

The HOSPITEN Group is an international healthcare network committed to providing top quality service, with over 40 years’ experience and sixteen private medical-hospital centers in Spain, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Jamaica, and over a hundred ambulatory health centers, both their own and associated under the brand name Clinic Assist, which attends over a million patients a year from all over the world and employs more than 3,500 people.