Manchester 2015

Age Anaesthesia Association  

Annual Scientific Meeting - May 14th & 15th 2015

Programme of Events

Thursday 14 May

09:45 - 10:45 Registration, Refreshments, Free Posters and Trade Exhibition.

10:45 - 11:00 Welcome.

11:00 - 12:30 Hip Pen Network Meeting (3A08). Hosted by Richard Griffiths, Peterborough.

Introduction - The Network 8 years on - Richard Griffiths

ASAP outcomes - Iain Moppett

The Perfected Study - Chris Fox

Qualitative Hip Fracture Anaesthesia Research - Cliff Shelton

Standardisation. A reality? - Madhur Mehta

Standardisation, can a protocol be introduced? - Belinda Cornforth

Summary - Richard Griffiths

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch, Free Posters & Trade Exhibition.

13:30 - 14:30 Parkinson's Disease (2A01,2A03.) Chaired by Dr Jugdeep Dhesi

Neurology & Pathology - Monty Silverdale, Greater Manchester Neuroscience Centre

Practical aspects in the Older Patient - Matt Sweeting, Guy's and St Thomas' NHSFT

Anaesthetic management - Kathy Teale, Greater Manchester Neuroscience Centre

14:30 - 15:30 Free Papers. Chaired by Dr Perihan Ali & Dr Adam Pichel

Trainee Presentations for the Margaret Dodson Prize

15:30 - 16:00 Refreshments, Free Posters and Trade Exhibition.

16:00 - 17:00 Papers you really ought to have read (3100, 2A12). Chaired by Dr Amer Majeed

Anaesthesia - Iain Moppett, University of Nottingham

Geriatrics - Phillip Braude, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

17:00 End of Scientific Session.

19:00 for 19:45 Annual Dinner, Sapporo Teppanyaki, Liverpool Road, Manchester.

Friday 15th May

09:00 - 10:30 Emergency Laparotomy Network Meeting (2A03). 

NELA: from audit to quality improvement - Matt Oliver, HSRC NELA Fellow, & Dave Saunders, Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Organising Quality Emergency Surgical Care: A personal view - Mr Robert Watson, Consultant Emergency Surgeon.

Q&A - Dr Simon Varley, Consultant Anaesthetist Manchester, and Chair Emergency Laparotomy Network

10:30 - 11:00 Refreshments, Free Posters and Trade Exhibition.

11:00 - 11: 40 Innovation (3100, 1102). Chaired by Dr Anne Scase, Hon. Treasurer AAA

Integrated care of the Elderly: Setting up an Orthogeriatric Service - Kate Wardle & Ziad Alio, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

11:40 - 12: 30 Ceilings of Care (2C01, 2C06). Chaired by Dr Belinda Cornforth, Salisbury  

ICU aspects - Jonathan Goodall, Intensive Care Society / Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Palliative Care - Richard Berman, Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch, Free Posters and Trade Exhibition.

13:10 - 13:30 AGM of the Age Anaesthesia Association (For Members Only).

13:30 - 14:30 Pain in the Elderly (2E01, 1A02). Chaired by Dr Irwin Foo, President AAA

Assessment and management of pain in older adults: new guidance - Prof Pat Schofield, University of Greenwich

Analgesic options in the elderly and cognitively impaired - Dr Rick Makin, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

14:30 - 14:55 Refreshments, Free Posters and Trade Exhibition.

14:55 - 15:00 Margaret Dodson Prize Winners.

15:00 - 16:00 Her Majesty’s Coroner (3J00). Chaired by Dr Peter Ruether

A day at the Coroner's Court - Nigel Meadows, HM Senior Coroner for Greater Manchester

16:00 - 17:00 "Debate": Peri-operative Medicine is the domain of the Anaesthetist (2A03, 2A07, 3100).

Invigilator: Dr Stan Ralph, Hon. Secretary AAA

For: David Walker, University College London

Against: Michael Fertleman, Imperial College London

17:00 Closing remarks.