30 JUNE - 1 JULY 207 - RETURN TO WARSAW



JOIN US IN WARSAW for the 5th International Conference on Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation in Central Europe due to take place on 30 June - 1 July 2017.

The Interventional Section of the Polish Association for the Study of Pain and the London Pain Forum are once again joining forces to organise an expert programme of lectures, discussions and hands-on cadaver training with a leading international faculty. We are delighted to be introducing for the first time CT guided interventions to the hands-on workshop.

The conference is being hosted this year by the Medical University of Warsaw.  Register your interest in attending the meeting on the online registration below.   For further information, contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com



CONFERENCE PATRON

Prof Mirosław Wielgoś, MD, PhD
Rector of the Medical University of Warsaw



CONFERENCE FACULTY


Dr Teodor Goroszeniuk
President, London Pain Forum
Past-President, Interventional Section,
Polish IASP Chapter
Founder, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Special Interest: Peripheral Stim & Retrograde SCS
Interventional Pain Management & Neuromodulation Practice
18 Wimpole Street, London, UK






Dr Arun Bhaskar
UK Section Chair, World Institute of Pain
Board Member, Neuromodulation Society
of the UK & Ireland
Council Member, London Pain Forum
& British Pain Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine, Chairing Cross Hospital
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
London, UK




Prof Sam Eldabe
Chairman, IASP Neuromodulation SIG
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom







Dr Andrzej Krol
Past-President, Interventional Section, Polish IASP Chapter
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Founding Member, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Chairman, RA-UK Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Workshop, London
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's Hospital
London, UK









Dr Piotr Buczkowski
Board Member, Foundation for the Promotion of Pain Medicine
Past-President, Interventional Section, Polish IASP Chapter
Consultant Pain Specialist & Anaesthetist
Royal Derby Hospital, Derbyshire, UK
Swissmed Hospital, Gdańsk, Poland









Dr Przemyslaw Strulak
Consultant Pain Specialist & Anaesthetist
Special Interest: Pain Interventions (CT Guided)
Chairman, Private Pain Practice
Graz, Austria






Dr Robert Rapcan
Director, Annual Interventional Workshop, Bratislava
Founder, Interventional Section,
Slovakian Pain Society
Special Interest: Spinal Endoscopy Procedures
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
EuroPainClinics
Prague, Czech Republic
Bratislava & Bardejov, Slovakia





Dr Grzegorz Hura
President, Interventional Section, Polish IASP Chapter
Consultant (Anesthesiology and Intensive Therapy)
Sykehuset Innlandet Kongsvinger
Norway








Dr Jan Rykowski
Senior Advisor, Interventional Section, Polish IASP Chapter
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Special Interest: Pain Interventions/ITDD
Pain Clinic, University Hospital Orebro
Orebro, Sweden








Dr Ashish Shetty
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Course Director, Abdominopelvic Pain Symposium
Lead for Neuromodulation, Education & Research
Pain Management Centre
University College London Hospitals
The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
25 Cleveland Street, London, UK







Prof Keyoumars Ashkan
President, British Society for Stereotactic
and Functional Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London, UK









Dr Raja Reddy
Special Interest: Ultrasound Guided Interventional Procedures
Consultant & Clinical Lead: Pain Medicine
Clinical & Educational Supervisor: Advanced Training Fellowship Programmes in Pain Medicine & Regional Anaesthesia,
Medway Maritime Hospital
Kent, UK









Dr Janina M. Pernak de Gast
Special Interest: Radiofrequency Treatment
Founding Member, World Society of Pain Clinicians
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Private Practice
Warsaw, Poland










Dr Wojciech Nierodzinski
Special Interest: Interventional Pain Treatment/Neuromodulation
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Private Practice
Bialystok, Poland










Dr Michal But
Special Interest: USG & Interventional Pain Medicine
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Regional Hospital
Koszalin, Poland









Dr Tomasz Zielinski
Special Interest: USG
Member of Polish Society of Ultrasound
Consultant Radiologist
Independent Children's Clinical Hospital
Warsaw, Poland









Dr Dariusz Kosson, MD, PhD
Secretary, Interventional Section
Polish Association for the Study of Pain
Consultant Anaesthetist
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw, Division of Teaching
Warsaw, Poland







Dr Marcin Kolacz, MD, PhD
Consultant Anaesthetist
I Department of Anaesthesiology
and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland








Dr Witold Libionka
Board Member, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Special Interest: Neuromodulation
Nicolaus Copernicus Pomeranian Centre for Traumatology
Gdansk, Poland








Mr Roger Strachan
Immediate Past-President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Consultant Neurosurgeon
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK









Dr Ron Cooper
Representative for World Institute of Pain, Northern Ireland
Past Chair, Interventional SIG, British Pain Society
Special Interest: Interventional Pain/Neuromodulation
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Causeway Hospital
Coleraine
Northern Ireland





*FURTHER FACULTY TO BE ANNOUNCED




LOCAL PARTNERS

Medical University of Warsaw Forensic Medicine Department
Prof Paweł Krajewski, MD, PhD
Dr Marcin Fudalej, MD, PhD
Dr Aleksandra Borowska-Solonynko, MD, PhD
Dr Magdalena Kwiatkowska

I Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw

02-005 Warsaw, 4 Lindley Street
Assoc. Prof Janusz Trzebicki, MD, PhD
Dr Marcin Kołacz, MD, PhD
Dr Lidia Jureczko, MD, PhD
Dr Matthew Klukowski

Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw, Division of Teaching Warsaw, Poland

02-005 Warsaw, 4 Lindley Street
Dr Dariusz Kosson, MD, PhD
Dr Grzegorz Górniewski, MD, PhD

Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw

Dr Małgorzata Malec-Milewska, MD, PhD



OTHER PARTNERS


POLISH ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF PAIN

INTERNATIONAL NEUROMODULATIION SOCIETY

EUROPEAN PAIN FEDERATION (EFIC)

EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR REGIONAL ANAESTHESIA & PAIN THERAPY




CONFERENCE TIMETABLE


VENUE: Collegium Anatomicum, Medical University of Warsaw, Chałubińskiego 5,
02-004 Warsaw, Poland
(close to Warszawa Centralna Railway Station: Warsaw's Main Train Station)

*PLEASE NOTE the Conference Registration Desk will be located within the Main Entrance of the Collegium Anatomicum, on the corner of ul. Oczki and Chałubińskiego


DAY ONE (30.06.17): 09.00HRS-18.30HRS (LECTURE PROGRAMME)

DAY TWO (01.07.17): 08.15HRS - 17.20HRS (HANDS-ON TRAINING)


CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

To view the updated programme for the conference and workshop, CLICK HERE


LECTURE TOPICS (30.06.17)

ANATOMY AND IMAGING FOR PAIN INTERVENTIONS

OBSERVATIONAL INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MEDICINE

EVIDENCE BASED INTERVENTIONS

BACK PAIN AND FAILED BACK SURGERY SYNDROME

MULTIDISCIPLINARY PAIN MANAGEMENT

PRACTICAL INSIGHTS INTO INTERVENTIONAL PAIN TRAINING AND NEW EXAMS

CT-GUIDED INTERVENTIONS

PULSED RADIOFREQUENCY: ADVANCES

EPIDUROPLASTY (RACZ CATHETER)

SPINAL ENDOSCOPY PROCEDURES/EPIDUROSCOPY

SPINAL CORD STIMULATION: CLINICAL INDICATIONS AND WHERE TO REFER

SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF PAIN

FREE PRESENTATIONS


PRESENT YOUR OWN WORK

If you are interested in submitting an abstract for free poster presentations or oral presentations at the conference, please contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


WORKSHOP HANDS-ON STATIONS (01.07.17)

1. X-ray Guided Lumbar Interventions: Facets/MBB/Racz catheter/Transforminal Epidural (cadaver)

2. X-ray Guided Cervical Interventions: MBB/Epidural/Transforaminal/Interlaminar (cadaver)

3. X-ray Guided Spinal Endoscopy Procedures: Epiduroscopy (Cadaver)

4. X-ray Guided Spinal Cord Stimulation/Peripheral Neuromodulation: Basic & Advanced Neuromodulation Techniques (cadaver)

5. Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions: (cadaver)

6. CT Guided Pain Interventions (cadaver) incl. coeliac and hypogastic sympathetic blocks, bicuplasty and percutaneous decompression procedures

7. Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions: (live model)

8. Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions: (live model)  



CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION


*The meetings have been granted 12 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).


CONFERENCE DINNER (30.06.17, 20.30hrs)


Conference Dinner Fee: £65 (GBP)

To register, for the conference contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


REGISTRATION FEES

International Participants

Before 30.06.17
Lectures and Hands-on Training (30.06.17 - 01.07.17): £450 (GBP)
Lecture Programme Only (30.06.17): £175 (GBP)

or

Lectures and Hands-on Training (30.06.17 - 01.07.17): 515 Euros
Lecture Programme Only (30.06.17): 200 Euros


Onsite Registration on 30.06.17
Lectures and Hands-on Training £500 (GBP)
Lecture Programme Only (30.06.17) £225 (GBP)


Local Participants

Before 30.06.17
Lectures and Hands-on Training (30.06.17 - 01.07.17): 2000 PLN
Lecture Programme Only (30.06.17): 500 PLN


Onsite Registration on 30.06.17
Lectures and Hands-on Training: 2200 PLN
Lecture Programme Only (30.06.17) 600 PLN


ONLINE PAYMENT


Pay Reg Fees by Debit/Credit Card as Paypal Guest


HOTEL ACCOMMODATION


Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre
ul. Wspolna 72, Warsaw, 00687, Poland
TEL: +48-22-317-2700

*The Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre overlooks the conference venue and is a short walk away.


Novotel Warszawa Centrum Hotel
ul Marszalkowska 94/98, 00-510 Warsaw, Poland
Tel: +48-22-5960000

*The Novotel Warszawa Centrum Hotel is approximately 10min walk from conference venue.


TRAVELLING TO WARSAW


PLANE

Warsaw Chopin & Warsaw Modlin Airports

Poland's capital city has two busy airports, Warsaw Chopin and Warsaw Modlin. Both airports have good links by road to Warsaw's Main Railway Station, Warszawa Centralna, a short walk from the Conference venue, Collegium Anatomicum. Below are airlines that fly to Warsaw.

Aeroflot

Air Berlin

Air France

Austrian Airlines

British Airways

Brussels Airlines

Finnair

German Wings

Iberia

KLM

LOT Polish Airlines

Lufthansa

Norwegian Air

Ryan Air

SAS

Swiss

TAP Portugal

Turkish Airlines

Wizz Air

TRAIN
Warsaw's Main Railway Station, Warszawa Centralna, is very close to the conference venue, and it has fast modern trains to Poland's major cities as well as neighbouring countries. For trains timetables and to book a ticket online visit: http://intercity.pl/en/



6-8 July 2017 - 33rd Liverpool Course on Management of Chronic Pain












AN ADVANCED COURSE with lectures and interactive workshops for pain professionals and trainees aiming to develop their skills of assessing and treating complex chronic pain patients. The meeting will offer those who attend the opportunity to develop an evidence based approach to assessment, examination and formulation of diagnosis, and how to design a comprehensive management plan.


COURSE FACULTY



Dr Chris Wells
President, European Pain Federation (EFIC)
Founding Member, NeuPSIG
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Pain Matters
Liverpool, UK








Prof Sam Eldabe
Chair, IASP Neuromodulation SIG
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom








Dr Manohar Lal Sharma
Chairman, Interventional SIG, British Pain Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK 








Prof Paul Eldridge
Chief of the British Journal of Neurosurgery;
Consultant Neurosurgeon
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK 









Dr Andreas Goebel
Consultant in Pain Medicine
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Liverpool
Liverpool, UK









Dr Rajiv Chawla
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK










Dr Bernhard Frank
Consultant in Pain Medicine
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK










Dr Sumit Gulati
Consultant in Pain Medicine
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK 










OVERVIEW OF MEETING FACULTY

Ms Shaireen Aleem, Consultant UroGynaecologist Southport & Ormskirk Hospital
Ms Sharon Barnett, Pain Specialist Physiotherapist, Walton centre, Liverpool
Ms Rachel Barton, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pain & Neuromodulation, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Ms Alison Bradshaw, Occupational Therapist, Walton Centre , Liverpool
Dr Rajiv Chawla, Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Ms Alison Cox, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pain & Neuromodulation, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Mr Mark Draper, Pain & Neuromodulation Specialist Physiotherapist, Walton Centre,
Liverpool
Professor Sam Eldabe Consultant Anaesthetist, James Cook University Hospital,
Durham University                        
Professor Paul Eldridge, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Walton Centre for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Liverpool
Dr Bernhard Frank, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Walton Centre and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, University of Liverpool
Dr Manish Gupta, Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Andreas Goebel, Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Liverpool & Consultant in Pain Medicine, Walton Centre
Dr Sumit Gulati, Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Ms Selina Johnson, Pain & Neuromodulation Specialist Physiotherapist, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Natalie Lane, Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Lori Lindsay, Pain Fellow, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Kate Marley, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool
Dr Kerry Mathews, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Hookee Tsang,  Consultant in Pain Medicine, Royal Liverpool Hospital
Dr Manohar Sharma, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Nick Silver, Consultant Neurologist, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Shiv Singh, Consultant in Anaesthetics, Royal Liverpool Hospital
Mr John Tetlow, Pain Specialist Occupational Therapist, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr Chris Wells, EFIC President, Pain Physician, Rodney Street, Liverpool
Mr Martin Wilby, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Dr John Wiles, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Walton Centre, Liverpool
Ms Alix White, Occupational Therapist, Walton Centre Pain


EDUCATIONAL CONTENT


LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS

1. Management of Sciatica - A Collaborative Approach
2. Neurosurgical Management of Chronic Pain
3. Indications and Patient Selection for Spinal cord Stimulation: Live interactive patient session
4. Pain Management Programme, Patient selection and treatment: Live interactive patient session
5. Diagnosis and Management of CRPS: Live interactive patient session
6. Role of acute pain management in prevention of chronic pain
7. Cancer Pain Management - A Collaborative Approach:
8. Pharmacological Management of Neuropathic Pain
9. Grand round, live case presentations, attended by all faculty:
Neuromodulation, Neurosurgical Interventions, CRPS, PMP, Facial Pain, Spinal
interventions, pelvic pain, spinal injections, missed diagnosis
10. The Sam Lipton Lecture: Neuromodulation and Chronic Pain: Are we nearly there?
(Prof Sam Eldabe, Middlesbrough, UK)


PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS

1. Live Pain Theatre session
2. Ultrasound (USG) demonstration & hands-on workshop
3. Manikin hands on spinal injection technique
4. Optimizing Pain Consultation
5. Capsaicin patch application and Botox for chronic pain
6. CRPS and relevant Physiotherapy Techniques Plus External Neuromodulation


SPECIALIST DEMONSTRATION PAIN CLINICS

1. Acute Sciatica
2. Spinal Pain and Neuromodulation
3. CRPS
4. Pelvic Pain
5. Pain Management Programme Assessment Clinic
6. Opioid (Detox) Clinic



REGISTRATION FEES

(including lunches and course dinner)

Registration Fee: £500.00 (From 06.05.17)

*For further information, contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


REGISTER YOUR INTEREST IN ATTENDING THE LIVERPOOL COURSE




11 Sept 2017 - 4TH SUA Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions Workshop












JOIN the Society for Ultrasound in Anaesthesia (SUA) at its 4th Hands-on Ultrasound Guided Chronic Pain Interventions Workshop due to take place at the Royal College of Physicians, London, UK on 11th September 2017.  An expert faculty will cover a wide variety of chronic pain procedures under ultrasound guidance with live models.

In order to maximise hands on time during the day SUA have developed an online library of lectures and resources that you will be given access to, to look over in your own time.

The scientific committee will be including the following procedures in this year's workshop:
Cervical:
Medial branch, root block, stellate ganglion
Thoracic:
Paravertebral & intercostal blocks
Lumbar:
Facet, medial branch, caudal, sacroiliac, piriformis
Nerves:
Ilioinguinal, iliohypogastric, suprascapular, Transversus abdominis Plane block, greater occipital

For further information on the meeting, don't hesitate to contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


COURSE DIRECTORS





Dr Mohjir Baloch
Consultant in Pain Management
Frimley Health NHS Trust
Surrey, UK









Dr Atul Gaur
Director, Society for Ultrasound in Anaesthesia
Consultant Anaesthetist
University Hospitals Leicester
Leicester, UK






WORKSHOP REGISTRATION FEE

Early Bird Registration (Extended until 01.07.17)
£250 (GBP)


ONLINE PAYMENT OPTION


Pay Fees by Card as a Guest of Paypal (incl. 5% Paypal Charge):

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST



11-12 May 2017 - Aberdeen Interventional Pain Workshop

















The Aberdeen Interventional Pain Workshop took place on 11-12 May 2017 at the Suttie Centre, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

An expert faculty joined the team from Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for a two day intensive course with lectures, live surgery demonstrations, hands-on cadaver training and question and answer sessions.

For further information, email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com



2017 FACULTY



Dr Vivek Mehta
Board Member, NSUKI
Chair, British Pain Society Headache SIG
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Honorary Senior Lecturer
Deputy Director, Pain and Anaesthesia Research Centre
St Bartholomew’s Hospital
London, United Kingdom





 
Dr Neal Evans
Special Interest: Interventional Pain Management
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Buckinghamshire Healthare NHS Trust
Stoke Mandeville Hospital
Aylesbury, Bucks
United Kingdom






Prof W. Alastair Chambers
Course Organiser, Aberdeen Workshop
Consultant in Pain Medicine
& Honorary Professor of Anaesthesia
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen, UK









Dr Saravanakumar Kanakarajan
Course Director, Aberdeen Workshop
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
Scotland, UK










Dr Mohjir Baloch
Chairman, SUA USS Chronic Pain Interventions Workshop
Consultant in Pain Management
Frimley Health NHS Trust
Surrey, UK







Dr Arunachalam Swayamprakasam
Clinical Director
Pain Management Department
Rochdale Infirmary
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Manchester, UK


Dr Ravi Nagaraja
Course Organiser, Aberdeen Workshop
Consultant Anaesthetist and Pain Specialist
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
Scotland, UK


Dr Naomi Scott
Course Organiser, Aberdeen Workshop
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
Scotland, UK



WORKSHOP TOPICS 

1. Anatomy for lumbar facet and sacro-iliac joints as well as nerve supply.
2. Radiological anatomy for procedures to diagnose the pain arising from these joints.
3. Sonographic anatomy of lumbar facet and sacro-iliac joints.
4. Techniques for the diagnostic blocks.
5. Techniques for lumbar and sacroiliac facet joint denervation.


Overiew of Day One (11.05.17): Lectures, Anatomy & Live Surgery

Facet Joint Pain—Clinical features, Diagnosis & Treatment   
Anatomy and technique of lumbar medial branch and L5 dorsal ramus blocks
Live Surgery Demo
Technique of RF neurotomy of lumbar medial branches and L5 dorsal ramus   
Live Surgery Demo
Sacro-iliac Joint Pain—Clinical Features, Diagnosis & Treatment   
Anatomy and technique of sacral lateral branch blocks and Neurotomy techniques
Live Surgery Demo
Ultrasound guided Injection of Lumbar medial branches, Facet joints and Sacro-iliac joints
Q &A & Close of Day 1


Overview  of Day Two (12.05.17): Hands-on Stations x 7

Station 1: Lumbar medial branch block   
Station 2: L5 dorsal ramus block and Neurotomy
Station 3: Ultrasound guided blocks in lumbar region
Station 4: Neurotomy of L1 to L4 medial branches
Station 5: Neurotomy of Sacro-iliac Joint - Cooled RF
Station 6: Neurotomy of  Sacro-iliac Joint - Simplicity / Pallisade technique
Station 7: Cadaveric display of lumbar medial branches and machine station


WORKSHOP TIMETABLE

Venue: Suttie Centre, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill House, Ashgrove Road West, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, United Kingdom

Day One (11.05.17): 09.30 - 17.00hrs

Day Two (12.05.17): 08.30 - 17.15hrs


WORKSHOP PROGRAMME


*To view and download a copy of the workshop programme CLICK HERE



REGISTER YOUR INTEREST IN THE 2018 WORKSHOP




TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION
 

Aberdeen has excellent travel links. By air, Aberdeen is well connected by British Airways, Eastern airways, Flybe, BMI, KLM and Air France to majority of the airports in UK and mainland Europe. The venue is 6 miles from the airport. There are 6 major roads to Aberdeen. A90 serves as the main arterial route connecting Dundee, Perth, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Aberdeen is on the main UK rail network and has frequent direct services to major cities such as Edinburgh Glasgow and London including Caledonian sleeper services.

Workshop Faculty Hotel

Palm Court Hotel, Seafield Road, Aberdeen. Recommended by the organising committee. Please ring +44 (0)845 166 6026 or visit their website for accommodaiton details: https://palmcourthotel.co.uk/



2-3 June 2017 - Hands-on Neuromodulation Masterclass, London, United Kingdom

THE FIFTH Hands-on Peripheral Neuromodulation Masterclass Plus Advances in SCS took place at the Gordon Museum of Pathology & Department of Anatomy, Kings College London, UK on 2-3 June 2017.

The Masterclass included lectures on peripheral neuromodulation techniques and advances in spinal cord stimulation by a faculty of experts as well as hands-on training with the aid of fluoroscopy and ultrasound.

For information regarding future hands-on workshops, e-mail: ciaranwazir@gmail.com



















Masterclass Venue: Gordon Museum & Dept of Anatomy, KCL


MASTERCLASS FACULTY



Dr Teodor Goroszeniuk
President, London Pain Forum
Vice-President & Founder, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Special Interest: Peripheral Neuromodulation & SCS
Interventional Pain Management
& Neuromodulation Practice
Wimpole Street, London, UK








Dr Declan O'Keeffe
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, Ireland
Past-Director of Chronic Pain, St Vincent's Univ. Hospital
Special Interest: Innovations in Neuromodulation
Private Pain Management Practice
Dublin, Ireland










Dr Michael Kern
Course Director, Annual ECMT Advanced PNS Meeting
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
St Elisabeth Hospital
Graz
Austria








Dr Andrzej Krol
Chairman, RA-UK Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Course (London)
Past-President, Interventional Section, Polish Pain Society
Founding Member, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's Hospital
London, UK









Dr Ashish Shetty
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Lead for Neuromodulation, Education & Research
National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
University College London Hospitals
London, UK


     







Prof Keyoumars Ashkan
President, British Society for Stereotactic
and Functional Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London, UK






Dr Athmaja R. Thottungal
Special Interests: Ultrasound and Peripheral Neuromodulation
LSORA Board Member and Chronic Pain Lead
Trust Lead Clinician - Pain Management
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Kent & Canterbury Hospital
Visiting Senior Lecturer, Canterbury Christ Church Univ.
Canterbury, Kent, UK





Dr Arun Bhaskar
London Pain Forum Council Member
UK Section Chair, World Institute of Pain
Board Member, Neuromodulation Society UK & Ireland
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Charing Cross Hospital
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
London, UK




Dr Sarah Miller
Consultant Neurologist
Headache Group
University College London Hospitals
National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
Queen Square
London, UK




Miss Sohier Elneil
Past-President, Pain Medicine Section,
Royal Society of Medicine
Special Interest: Sacral Nerve Stimulation
Consultant in Urogynaecology and Uro-neurology
University College London Hospitals
The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Queen Square, London, UK








Mr James Fitzgerald
Special Interest: DRG Stimulation
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford, United Kingdom








Dr Raja Reddy
Special Interest: Ultrasound Guided Interventional Procedures
Consultant & Clinical Lead: Pain Medicine
Clinical & Educational Supervisor: Advanced Training Fellowship Programmes in Pain Medicine & Regional Anaesthesia,
Medway Maritime Hospital
Kent, UK









Dr Moein Tavakkolizadeh
Special Interest: Neuromodulation
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's Hospital, London
University College London Hospitals
United Kingdom










Dr Hadi Bedran
Special Interest: Neuromodulation
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's Hospital, London
United Kingdom









Dr Pradeep Desai
Special Interest: Spinal Cord Stimulation/DRG Stimulation
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust
Pain Management Department
Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals
Slough, UK






LECTURE TOPICS

Overview of Peripheral Neuromodulation and New Targets
(Brachial Plexus, Sympathetic Chain, SI Joint,  Cardiac)

Peripheral Neuromodulation for Headache

Peripheral Neuromodulation for FBSS & SubQStim Study

Sonoanatomy of Peripheral Neuromodulation Targets

Review of Peripheral Neuromodulation Industry

Advances in Spinal Cord Stimulation

Sacral Nerve Stimulation

Peripheral Neuromodulation for Phantom Limb Pain

Free Presentations


PRESENTING YOUR OWN WORK

If you would be interested in presenting your own work in the field of neuromodulation on one of the free presentation slots at the meeting, please contact ciaranwazir@gmail.com


WORKSHOP STATIONS
Station Breakdown (5 participants to a station):

HANDS-ON STATIONS

C-arm Station 1. New Targets for Neuromodulation

C-arm Station 2. Peripheral Neuromodulation for FBSS & Headache

C-arm Station 3. Spinal Cord Stimulation/Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation

Ultrasound Station 4. Ultrasound Guided Placement of PNS Technologies/Leads (Cadaver)

Ultrasound Station 5. Ultrasound Guided Pulsed Radiofrequency (Cadaver)

Ultrasound Station 6. Ultrasound Guided PNS (Live Model)

Plus Afternoon Free Stations (Incl. PENS)


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

*The Masterclass has been approved for 9 European CME Credits by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education


TIMETABLE

Masterclass Venue: 

Gordon Museum of Pathology & Anatomy Dept, Hodgkin Building, King's College London, Guy's Hospital Campus, London SE1 1UL, UK
(Nearest overground/underground station is London Bridge)

*Access to the Gordon Museum is through the Curator's Office on the 1st Floor of the Hodgkin Building.


DAY ONE (FRIDAY, 02.06.17)

*Registration Desk opens at 13.30hrs in Gordon Museum of Pathology on 02.06.17.

Afternoon Lectures: 14.00-18.30hrs


DAY TWO (SATURDAY, 03.06.17)

Hands-on Cadaver Stations: 09.00-17.00hrs



DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAMME


To download the updated programme for the Masterclass, CLICK HERE


REGISTRATION FEES

2-3 June 2017
£500.00 (Registration before 02.06.16)

£550.00 (On-site Registration 02.06.17)

2 June 2017
£200.00 (Lecture Programme Only)

3 June 2017
£400.00 (Hands-on Workshop Only)

Meeting Dinner Fee (02.06.17): £75 



PAYMENT OPTIONS


DEBIT/CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS

Pay Fees by Card as Paypal Guest (incl. 5% Paypal fee)

BANK TRANSFER PAYMENTS

For details of how to pay your registration fee by bank transfer please contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM





HOTEL ACCOMMODATION


4 Star Hotels
London Bridge Hotel
(next London Bridge Station. Few minutes walk to Guy's Hospital)

Hilton Tower Bridge 
(5-10min walk from Guy's Hospital)

Novotel London City South
(10min walk to Guy's Hospital)


Hotel Novotel London Blackfriars

(close to Southwark underground station - one stop on Jubilee Underground Line to London Bridge Station/ Guy's Hospital)

3 Star Hotel
(10min walk to Guy's Hospital)

2 Star Hotel
Travelodge London Central Southwark(close to Southwark underground station (one stop on Jubilee Line to London Bridge Station/ Guy's Hospital)

*Limited hospital accommodation in shared flats (from £65-£95 per night) are available at Guy's Hospital.  Please contact the accommodation office to check availability mentioning that you will be attending a meeting at Guy's Hospital. The email address is: guys.accommodation@gstt.nhs.uk


NEAREST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORTS/RAILWAY STATIONS TO THE VENUE

Airports

Heathrow

Gatwick

Railway Station

St Pancras International