Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

Winter Meeting

31 Jan

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Glasgow, Scotland, 31st January 2020

Our Member’s meeting will take place on the 30th January and our Winter Meeting on the 31st January. The UKPCG and CHUGS will also meet on the 30th January.

Our members get substantially discounted registration – please ensure your are signed in to the member portal to obtain the discounts.

Also please note there will be no onsite registrations in Glasgow- please register in advance.

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Friday 31st January Programme: Collaborative Working in Paediatric Surgery


09:00 Registration
09:30 Managed Clinical Networks in Scotland – a model for collaborative working (Chair – TBC)
09:30 SCANS – Mr Gregor Walker
09:55 SPRUN – Dr Heather Maxwell
10:20 GIRFT Update – Mr Simon Kenny
10:50 Coffee Break
11:10 Key Note Lecture: National Services Scotland Medical Director
11:30 National Services Division Scotland: A Model for the Delivery of Quaternary Services (Chair – Mr Carl Davis)
11:30 Dr Mark Davidson – National PICU Service
11:50 Mr Thanos Tsirikos – National Spinal Service
12:10 Mr James Andrews – National Chest Wall Service
12:30 Mr Andy Clement  – National Airway Service
13:00 Lunch
13:45 Key Note Lecture – Professor Marc Wijnen, Utrecht: National Oncology Services in the Netherlands
14:20 RCS Invited Review Mechanism – Mr Steven Wakeling
14:50 Co-Location of Services – Death Star or Star Turn?
15:10 Mr Vlad Shumeyko – Renal Transplant Service
15:30 Dr Janice Gibson – Fetal Medicine Service
15:50 Dr Jonathan Coutts – Neonatal Surgical Intensive Care
16:10 Key Note Lecture: Learning From Excellence – Dr Stephen Friar (TBC)