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6th Manchester Fresh Frozen Cadaver Laser Laryngeal & Airway Surgery Course

6th Manchester Fresh Frozen Cadaver Laser Laryngeal & Airway Surgery Course

Yakubu Karagama (Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist) is delighted to invite ENT surgeons for training in laser techniques to be held at the University of Manchester Medical School. Otolaryngologists wanting to acquire training in laser laryngeal surgery and airway surgeries will benet from working closely over two days with globally renowned surgeons for enhanced surgical application

Thursday 12th September - Lectures

08.00 Coffee & Registration
Chair: Yakubu Karagama
08:20 Introduction Yakubu Karagama 10 min
08:30 Laser Physics Carl Elias 20 min
08:50 Basics of Laser surgery , microlaryngoscopy & instrumentation Mark Watson 30 min
09:20 Sulcus vocalis and Scars- Management options Nick Gibbins 20 min
09:40 Anaesthesia in airway surgery Kirsty Maclennan 20 min
10.00 Set-up airway service. What do I need? Kishore Sandu 20 min
10:20 Coffee Break 10 min
Chair: Mark Watson
10.30 CO2 Laser Partial arytenoidectomy in bil Abductor vocal palsy Yakubu Karagama 20 min
10.50 CO2 Laser TA myoneurectomy for Spasmodic dysphonia. How to avoid recurrence! Domingos Tsuji 30 min
11.20 Endoscopic treatment in Laryngotracheal stenosis Kishore Sandu 20 min
11.40 Posterior glottic stenosis- Aetiology, diagnosis & treatment options Kishore Sandu 20 min
12.00 CO2 Laser Glottoplasty for pitch raising Ahmed Geneid 20 min
12:20 Laser applications in transoral Robotic surgery Asit Arora 20 min
12.40 Lunch
HANDS-ON DISSECTION
13.30 Dissection Part 1. Demonstration & Hands-on 3 hours
Microlaryngogoscopy and laser set up, Microflap, Cordotomy, Cordectomy Mark Watson
CO2 Laser Glottoplasty Ahmed Geneid
Laser Thyroarytenoid myoneurectomy Domingos Tsuji
Laser Partial arytenoidectomy Yakubu Karagama
Laser & Balloon dilatation subglottic stenosis Kishore Sandu
16:30 Coffee Break 20 min
Chair: Yakubu Karagama
16:50 Faculty round table, Video cases, discussions. Delegates are free to bring cases for discussion 40 min
17:30 Q&A Yakubu Karagama 30 min
18:00 Close
Course Dinner 19.00. Zouk Restaurant, Unit 5 The Quadrant, Chester Street, Manchester. M1 5QS. Tel 0161 233 1090

Friday 13th September - Lectures
08:00 Coffee
Chair: Kishore Sandu
08:20 RRP surgery: KTP vs CO2 laser, Coblation, Microdebrider Yakubu Karagama 20 min
08.40 Blue laser Office procedure- set up Yakubu Karagama 10 min
08.50 Laser Pharyngeal pouch cricopharyngeal myotomy Mark Watson 20 min
09.00 Laryngomalacia- Laser vs cold steel applications Neil Bateman 15 min
09.15 Coblation in Paediatric RRP Neil Bateman 15 min
09.30 Cricotracheal resection Kishore Sandu 30 min
10:00 Laryngotracheal Reconstruction & Rib cartilage harvest Gavin Morrison 20 min
10.20 Coffee break 10 mins
HANDS-ON DISSECTION FROZEN FRESH CADAVER
10.30 Dissection Part 2. Demonstration & Hands-on 2 hours
Laser Cricopharyngeal myotomy Mark Watson
CO2 Laser management of laryngomalacia ary-epiglotopexy, epiglotopexy Neil Bateman
Blue laser demonstration Yakubu Karagama
12.30 Lunch
13:30 Dissection Part 3. Demonstration & Hands-on 3.5 hours
Laryngo-tracheal reconstruction & rib cartilage harvest Gavin Morrison
Cricotracheal resection Kishore Sandu
16:00 Coffee 15 min
16.15 Dissection continue 75 min
17.30 Q&A, Evaluation form and certificates Yakubu Karagama 30 min
18:00 Close

Date: 
Thursday, 12 September, 2019 to Friday, 13 September, 2019
Location: 
Manchester Surgical Skills & Simulation Centre The University of Manchester Medical School Stopford Building Oxford Road Manchester
 
 
 
 
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Advanced Laryngeal and Pharyngeal Laser & Endoscopic Surgery Course

Advanced Laryngeal and Pharyngeal Laser & Endoscopic Surgery Course

This is a 2.5 day (lectures take place the evening before) advanced course designed for senior trainees & practising surgeons wanting to develop their skills in laryngeal & phonosurgical skills. Advanced Surgical simulation lab with specially preserved Human cadavers (Thiel embalming method) will offer excellent life like learning environment (2:1 trainee: trainer ratio) to practice, closely supervised, endoscopic microsurgery with rigid & flexible endoscopy with the application of cold steel instruments & CO2 Laser. Demonstration & hands on practice of TransNasalEsophagoscopy (TNE).  

 

Course Includes:      

  • Surgical Anatomy
  • Diagnostic Microlaryngoscopy & biopsy
  • Vocal Cord Augmentation: Trancervical & Transoral Injection Laryngoplasty
  • Lateral Cordotomy
  • Practice of TransNasalEsophagoscopy
  • Balloon dilation of cricopharyngeus and oesophageal strictures
  • Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
  • Dilatation of Subglottic stenosis
  • Pharyngeal Pouch surgery on animal model
  • Selective Myotomy & Denervation Procedure
  • Cordotomy/Cordectomy
  • Live Endolaryngeal Laser Surgery
  • TNE injection, biopsy, dilatation

LEVEL OF COURSE – Senior Trainees & Practicing Surgeons wanting to develop their Laryngeal & Phono-surgical skills.

  1. On Sunday 22nd September lectures will take place from 17:00 - 20:00 in the Glamis Room at the Queens Hotel, 160 Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4DU.
  2. On Monday 23rd September there will be a Course Dinner in the evening.

 

PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT BOOK ANY TRAVEL OR ACCOMMODATION AT THIS TIME.

OUR BOOKING CONDITIONS STATE - "As a course may be cancelled up to 6 weeks prior to its start date, we recommend that attendees do not book travel arrangements before this time.  Any travel or other costs incurred are entirely the attendee's responsibility.  We do ot accept any liability for reimburement of any costs incurred by attendees booked more than 6 weeks before a course start date."

 

 

Date: 
Sunday, 22 September, 2019 to Tuesday, 24 September, 2019
Location: 
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
 
Cutting Edge Layrngology 2019

Cutting Edge Layrngology 2019

REGISTRATION FOR CUTTING EDGE LARYNGOLOGY 2019 IS NOW OPEN

TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK HERE

ORGANISING SECRETARIAT

Email : enquiries@britishlaryngological.org

British Laryngological Association, c/o ENT UK, The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3PE

Registered charity England and Wales (1151517)

 

Registration fees

FULL CONFERENCE 25-27 September 2019 EARLY until 5/08/19 LATE Until 20/09/19 ON-SITE from 21/09/19
BLA MEMBER Consultants/Specialists £400.00 £440.00 £500.00
NON MEMBER Consultants/Specialists £450.00 £490.00 £550.00
BVA/ELS Consultant/Specialist Member £405.00 £445.00 £505.00
BLA MEMBER Trainees/Speech and Language Therapists/Allied Health Professionals £275.00 £320.00 £380.00
NON MEMBER Trainees/Speech and Language Therapists/Allied Health Professionals £340.00 £380.00 £420.00
BVA/ELS Trainee/Speech and Language Therapist/Allied Health Professional £306.00 £340.00 £385.00

 

2 DAY REGISTRATION OPTION 1 – WED/THURS OPTION 2 – THURS/FRI EARLY until 5/08/19 LATE Until 20/09/19 ON-SITE from 21/09/19
BLA MEMBER Consultants/Specialists £310.00 £350.00 £400.00
NON MEMBER Consultants/Specialists £360.00 £400.00 £450.00
BVA/ELS Consultant/Specialist Member £320.00 £360.00 £405.00
BLA MEMBER Trainees/Speech and Language Therapists/Allied Health Professionals £220.00 £260.00 £300.00
NON MEMBER Trainees/Speech and Language Therapists/Allied Health Professionals £260.00 £300.00 £340.00
BVA/ELS Trainee/Speech and Language Therapist/Allied Health Professional £230.00 £290.00 £305.00

 

Registration fees include:

  • Admission to scientific sessions
  • Admission to exhibition
  • All conference materials
  • Tea/coffee and lunch
  • Poster Session with Wine (Wednesday, 25 September – 17:15-18:30)
  • Certificate of attendance (on completion of online evaluation form sent post event
  • VAT at 20%

 

PAYMENT METHODS
Payment of registration fees (in GBP) can be done via the online registration process by the following methods:

By Credit/Debit Card: Visa/MasterCard/Visa Debit or AMEX

By Bank Transfer:

• Please ensure that the name of the meeting and of the participant is stated on the bank transfer.

• Bank charges are the responsibility of the participant and should be paid at source in addition to the registration fees.

Please make drafts payable to British Laryngological Association:

The Royal Bank of Scotland
Account No :    11727002
Sort Code :     16 00 15
IBAN:            GB84RBOS16001511727002
SWIFT BIC:       RBOSGB2L

BY CHEQUE:
Payment can be made by sending a cheque payable to “The British Laryngological Association” to the address below:

DION BASSETT
The British Laryngological Association
c/o ENT UK
Royal College of Surgeons of England
35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields London, WC2A 3PE

·         Registration will only be valid upon receipt of the full payment by the registration department according to the deadline indicated. An email confirming registration will only be sent after receipt of the required fees.

·         Outstanding payments will be collected on-site and charged the on-site rate. A copy of the bank transfer (or other proof of payment) will be required in the event that registration fees were not credited to the meeting account on time.

ONSITE REGISTRATION
Online registration will close at midnight on 20 September 2019. Thereafter we will not be able to accept registrations online or by phone. Any delegates wishing to register after online registration is closed can register on arrival at the registration desk on Wednesday, 25 September 2019 at:

The Quincentenary Building
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Nicolson Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9DW

BLA MEMBERS RECEIVE A DISCOUNT ON REGISTRATION FEES!
Members of the British Laryngological Association receive a discount of the registration fees

Please note if you register at this rate you must be a fully paid up member at the time you register and at the time of the conference. To become a BLA member, please contact Dion Bassett at enquiries@britishlaryngological.org

CANCELLATION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Notification of cancellation must be made in writing to the Organising Secretariat, BLA at enquiries@britishlaryngological.org   Registration cancellations will be accepted until the 26th August 2019 with a refund as follows:

  • Emailed prior to 22 July 2019 Full refund less 10% administration fee
  • Emailed from 22 July 2019 until 26 August 2019 50% refund (or 50% payment to be made to BLA if fees not already paid at time of cancellation)
  • Emailed after 26 August 2019 No refunds will be given (or 100% payment to be made to BLA if fees not already paid at time of cancellation)

CERTIFICATES OF ATTENDANCE/CPD CERTIFICATES
Accreditation has been applied for from ENT UK

Certificates will be emailed to all delegates shortly after the conference. Delegates will be invited to complete an online evaluation form and then they will be able to download their certificate. Certificates of attendance will only be available for delegates who attend the conference.

TALKING SLIDES
All registered delegates will be able to view the presentations on line free of charge post event

GROUP REGISTRATIONS
To register a group of 5 or more participants please email enquiries@britishlaryngological.org

VISA APPLICATIONS – LETTER FROM THE CONFERENCE SECRETARIAT
If you require a letter to confirm your registration please complete the online registration form and make payment. Please email enquiries@britishlaryngological.org to request a letter after you have registered and made payment.

Please note invitation letters can only be issued to invited speakers. Delegates and abstract submitters can be given a letter to confirm their registration/abstract submission.

If your visa is declined we are only able to offer refunds in line with our cancellation terms and conditions (see above).

 

Date: 
Wednesday, 25 September, 2019 to Friday, 27 September, 2019
Location: 
Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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