RA-UK ASM 2018 Swansea

Swansea Artwork Wide

 

RA-UK Annual Scientific Meeting 2018

SWANSEA/UK

Thursday 10th May 2018

Liberty Stadium | Updates and Workshops

The National Waterfront Musuem | Gala Dinnerbook online

Friday 11th May 2018

Brangwyn Hall | Scientific Conference Day 

SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Dr Michael Barrington (Melbourne, Australia)

Dr Mathias Desmet (Kortrijk, Belgium)

Prof Graeme McLeod (Dundee, UK)

Dr Kariem El-Boghdadly (London, UK)

TOPICS INCLUDE

Innervation of the hip joint

Applications of Fascia Iliaca Block

Safety aspects

Critical evaluation of Quadratus Lumborum Block

Using US Skills Beyond RA.

 

12 CPD points allocated for attending the 2 days

 

EARLY BIRD RATE DEADLINE RAPIDLY APPROACHING, BOOK NOW TO SAVE.

 

Day 1 Program (PBL/Workshops)

8:30 – 9:30   Registration, Refreshments & Exhibition

9:30 – 9:35   Welcome and introduction                  

9:35 – 9:55   The art of scanning, what we want to see and what we need to see                          

Intermediate groups      
10:00 – 13:00 Workshops 6 x stations for 25 min
  • Supraclavicular / interscalene
  • Axillary / Infraclavicular
  • TAP / PECS
  • Femoral / LCNT / subsartorial
  • Sciatic
  • Ankle
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee & Trade
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch & Trade
14:00 – 14:30

Scanning demos

2 of 3

Demo 1:

Fascia Iliaca Compartment

 
14:30 – 15:00  

Demo 2:

Axillary Plexus

 
   

Demo 3:

Links of ESP / Paravertebral / QLC

 
15:00 – 17:00 PBL 3 of 4 Adjuvants / cocktails  
    Supplemental blocks  
    PECS and cancer surgery  
    Safety and consent  
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
         
Advanced groups      
10:00 – 10:30 Scanning demo 1 Elbow Blocks  
10:30 – 11:00 Scanning demo 2 Quadratus Lumborum Compartment  
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee & Trade
11:30 – 13:00 PBL 3 of 4 Use of Catheters  
    Shoulder surgery  
    Blocks for chronic pain  
    Blocks in Trauma surgery  
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch & Trade
14:00 – 17:00 Workshops 6 stations @ 25 min
  • Lumbar Plexus
  • Suprascapular + Axillary Nerve
  • Chronic Pain applications of RA
  • Lumbar Spine / Caudal
  • Isolated Forearm Blocks
  • ESP / Paravertebral
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee

 

Prices: Early bird rates (in brackets) will end on April 1st 2018

 

Scientific Meeting ONLY - Member 195 (175.00) GBP
Scientific Meeting ONLY - Trainee Member 140 (100.00) GBP
Scientific Meeting ONLY - Non-Member 220 (200.00) GBP
Workshops & Scientific Meeting - Member 365 (340.00) GBP
 Workshops & Scientific Meeting - Trainee Member 265 (220.00) GBP
Workshops & Scientific Meeting - Non-Member 420 (395.00) GBP

 

Poster Submission

 

Abstracts for Poster presentation are welcomed for the annual RA-UK trainee poster competition. The submitted work should be related to the science or clinical practice of regional anaesthesia. Consultants/Career Grades are welcome to submit posters for display only.

Trainee Prizes

1st place: ESRA Congress registration fee and costs up to £500 + 1yr RAUK membership
2nd place: RAUK Annual Meeting registration fee and costs up to £250 + 1yr RAUK membership
3rd place: £250 + 1yr RAUK membership

All entries must be submitted on the submission form which can be downloaded here: Abstract Submisison Form

Electronic submission must be made via email to posters@ra-uk.org by 8th April 2018 Midnight.  

Late entries will not be accepted.  

You must insert the correct e-mail details and contact number. If not we will not be able to contact you if there is a problem.

You will be notified of the shortlisting decision on 20th April 2018.