Protect your child from illnesses this winter

Worried about Group A Strep and keeping your child well this winter?

We know there is a lot of information circulating around winter illnesses, including Group A Strep infections such as scarlet fever. The news headlines are full of worrying  stories about a lack of antibiotics and a surge in hospital admissions.

Join our specialist panel of local doctors and health professionals who will provide you with information about preventing and managing winter illnesses, including recognising the signs and symptoms of Group A Strep infection among children. There will also be an opportunity to ask the panel questions.

We will be live on 24 January 2023 at 6pm. 

You can also submit your questions.

Panel members:

  • Dr Tehseen Khan, GP at Spring Hill Practice
  • Dr Edward Dallas, Paediatric Consultant, Homerton Hospital
  • Catherine Sekwalor, Immunisations and infection prevention and control nurse, Hackney and City of London
  • Carolyn Sharpe, Consultant in Public Health (children, young people and health protection portfolio lead), Hackney and City of London Health Protection Team
This page was last modified on: 19 Jan 2023