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Update for the General Anaesthetist 2020

The practical, two-day comprehensive and intensive update on core topics and what’s new for Consultant and Career Grade Anaesthetists!

organised by Infomed Research and Training on Thursday 18 and Friday 19 June 2020, at the Park Plaza County Hall Hotel, 1 Addington St, London SE1 7RY​

Topics

  • Care of the Surgical Patient
  • Evaluating Cardiac Risk in Non-Cardiac Surgery Anaesthesia
  • Orthopaedic Anaesthesia Update
  • Assessment and Management of Major Trauma
  • Out of Theatre: Emergencies and Transfer
  • Anaesthesia for the over 75
  • Obstetrics Update
  • Cardiology/Vascular Update
  • Update on Sedation Techniques
  • Developments in Radiology for the Busy Anaesthetist
  • Medico-legal Update
  • Update on Peri-operative Fluid Management
  • Paediatrics Update
  • Robotic Surgery: What the Anaesthetist Needs to Know
  • Obesity – A Widespread Challenge

Target audience

Aimed at Paediatric Consultants and Middle Grades with a practical focus on both the speciality and related disciplines that impact on it.

Approved by the Royal College of Anaesthetists for 12 CPD credits.

Full course programme

Course fee

Course fee includes lunch and refreshments, and attendance CPD certificate.

Early bird rates

(if booking and paying on or before Fri 6 Mar 2020)

£475 (inc VAT) for the two days;
£295 (inc VAT) daily rate.

Standard rates

(if booking and paying after Fri 6 Mar 2020)

£525 (inc VAT) for the two days;
£325 (inc VAT) daily rate.

About the course

  • To provide the Anaesthetist with a comprehensive and stimulating update covering a range of topics highly relevant to day-to-day practice
  • A well-established annual course running for the last 14 years
  • Lectures by a multidisciplinary Faculty of leading anaesthetists and other specialists
  • A practical focus on enhancing knowledge in Anaesthesia and other disciplines that impact on it
  • Faculty comprising leading Anaesthetists and other specialists who are actually doing the job and can supply the expert, up-to-date and evidence-based information

Faculty members include

  • Dr Lionel Davis, Consultant Anaesthetist, Homerton University Hospital, London

  • Dr Luke Dancy, Cardiology SpR and Clinical Research Fellow, King’s College Hospital, London

  • Dr Jim Down, Consultant Anaesthetist, University College Hospital, London

  • Dr Simeon West, Consultant Anaesthetist, University College Hospital, London

  • Dr Youssef Sorour, Consultant Haematologist,
    Barnsley Hospital & Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Trust

  • Dr James Eldridge, Consultant Anaesthetist, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

  • Dr Rob Stephens, Consultant Anaesthetist and Hon Senior Lecturer,
    University College Hospital, London

  • Dr Matt O’Meara, Consultant Anaesthetist, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust

  • Dr Chris Edge, Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal Berkshire Hospital

  • Dr Imran Lasker, Fellow in Musculoskeletal Radiology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

  • Dr Kirstie McPherson, Consultant Anaesthetist, University College Hospital, London

  • Dr Sarah Armstrong, Consultant Anaesthetist, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust

  • Dr Melanie Tan, Consultant Anaesthetist, University College Hospital, London

  • Dr Jerard Ross, Medicolegal Adviser, MDU Services Limited

  • Dr Andy Wood, Consultant Anaesthetist, Barts Health NHS Trust and Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance

What this year’s delegates have said!

  • “Wide range of excellent topics appropriate for the General Anaesthetist”

  • “Well delivered sessions – excellent time keeping”

  • “Good spread of subjects and informative lectures given by well qualifies speakers”

  • “Updated my knowledge, I will feel more confident in my clinical practice”

  • “Excellent take home messages”

  • “Very enthusiastic and engaging speakers”

  • “Excellent organisation/time keeping”

  • Good spread of subjects and informative lectures given by well qualified speakers”

  • “Relaxed and friendly course with high quality of speakers”

  • “Everything was perfect – don’t change anything, just update lectures regularly”

Lectures, case scenarios, interaction, Q&A with all faculty members.