Name and Position

Dr Kate Armon DM, FRCPCH, MRCP, DCH, DRCOG, BMedSci, BMBS
Consultants
Paediatrics

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 287534
Fax Number: 01603 286318

Profile

Speciality: Paediatrician

Sub-speciality: Paediatric rheumatology

Special clinical interests: Paediatric rheumatology and ambulatory/emergency paediatrics.

Research interests: Guideline development and implementation, evidence based medicine, juvenile idiopathic arthritis diagnosis and management, gastroenteritis and seizures in children.

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, British Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology, British Society for Rheumatology, Paediatric Research Society.

Professional profile: Dr Armon trained at Nottingham medical school and undertook the majority of her paediatric training in the Trent region. She obtained a Dr of Medicine degree with research into common presenting problems to the paediatric A&E department, and developing evidence based and consensus ratified guidelines on two of the commonest presenting problems. She has a strong interest and experience in paediatric rheumatology, and is an honorary consultant paediatric rheumatologist at Birmingham Children's Hospital.

Personal profile: Dr Armon is married with two children, two dogs and a cat!