Developing world anaesthesia

A practical introduction to the practice of anaesthesia in the developing world and austere environments.

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Key details

Date: 27 September 2021 | 08:15 - 17:30

Location: Manchester, Malmaison Hotel

Availability: Places available

Clinical content lead(s): Dr Sarah O'Neill

CPD credits: 5 (TBC)

 

This course is suitable for anyone planning, or even just thinking about going to work in the developing world, from junior trainees through to senior consultants. The course will be made up of a mixture of lectures, small group sessions and hands on sessions and will cover a range of topics (to be confirmed).

The course is taught by an experienced faculty of consultants, with some senior trainees, who between them have extensive experience of working in the developing world. Specialised equipment is provided by Diamedica UK.

The course has been running since 2011 in Bristol and has now moved to run twice yearly at the Royal College of Anaesthetists and in other, regional cities. More details at www.dwacourse.co.uk.

How to find us

Malmaison Manchester

1-3 Piccadilly

Manchester

M1 3AQ

*Please note this is a draft programme and details may be changed.

Monday 27 September
08:15 - 08:45 Registration and refreshments  
08:45-09:00 Welcome and introduction Dr Sarah O'Neill | Salford
09:00 - 09:30 Ketamine Dr Tom Poyser | Salford
09:30 - 10:10 Drawover anaesthesia Dr Michael Dobson | Oxford
10:10 - 10:30  Refreshments break  
10:30 - 10:55 Organising your time away and making it count Dr Rachel Freedman, London
Workshop start times 11:00 - 11:45 11:50 - 12:35 12:40 - 13:30 13:30 - 14:15 14:20 - 15:05
Equipment and drawover 1 Group 1 Group 2 LUNCH Group 1 Group 2
Equipment and drawover 2 Group 2 Group 1 LUNCH Group 2 Group 1
Workshop start times 11:00 - 11:30  11:35 - 12:05   12:10 - 12:40 13:30 - 14:00  14:05 - 14:35 14:40 - 15:10
Paediatrics Group 3 Group 4 Group 5 Group 3 Group 4 Group 5
Problem solving and decision making in the field Group 4 Group 5 Group 3 Group 4 Group 5 Group 3
Obstetrics Group 5 Group 3 Group 4 Group 5 Group 3 Group 4
15:10 - 15:35 Trauma care in developing countries Dr Nur Lubis | London
15:40 - 16:00 Refreshments break  
16:00 - 16:20 Anaesthesia in the global context Mr Julian Gore-Booth | London
16:20 - 16:40 Being a good visitor Dr Emmanuel Ayebale
16:40 - 17:00 Experience from the field Dr Sarah Al-Sheikha | Liverpool
17:00 - 17:20 Experience from the field TBC
17:20 - 17:30 Final Q&A and close  

 

Pricing

Prices September 2021
Non-Member £300
RCoA Member £225