Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

BAPS/APA/BAPES Winter Meeting

This will be a joint meeting between APA, BAPES and BAPS. A provisional programme is now available

20 Nov

Royal College of Surgeons, London, 20th November 2015

Thursday 19th November – Informal Dinner for all delegates at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, London from 7pm

Friday 20th November – Lecture theatre 1 at the Royal College of Surgeons

10.30- 13.00 – Optimising Outcomes in Paediatric Surgery
Chair: Professor Mark Davenport
Timing of surgery:
10.30 – 1100 Anaesthetic agents and Apoptosis:  Suellen Walker (GOS)
11.00 – 1130 Time sensitive operations:  Richard Stewart (Nottingham)

NEC in the very preterm infant: optimised care
11.30 – 11.50 Decision making in surgical management: Nigel Hall (Southampton)
11.50 – 12.10  Improved monitoring = improved outcomes? Andrew Wolf (Bristol)

Occasional Practice: Provision of effective services in the DGH
12.15 – 12.30 Surgical perspective David Burge (BAPS President)
12.30 – 12.45 Anaesthesia PICU perspective  Simon Courtman (Plymouth)
12.45 – 13.00 Panel discussion

LUNCH: 13.00-14.00

Laparoscopic surgery and anaesthesia
Chair – Ashish Desai
14.00-14.40 How minimally invasive can you get? Professor Steve Rothenburg (USA)
14.40 – 15.00 Neonatal Anaesthesia and Minimally access Neonatal surgery Peter Brooks (Chelsea and Westminster)
15.00 – 15.30 Recognising and managing gas embolus Reema Nandi (GOS)
15.20-15.30 Discussion

Tea 15.30-16.00

16.00 -17.00  Panel Discussion : Collaborative Research links in Paediatric Practice
Chair – Professor Andrew Wolf
Surgery: Atul Sarbarwal and Simon Eaton (ICH)
Anaesthesia: Suellen Walker (GOS) National Projects
Anil Visram (Fellowship Projects)

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