XXXIVth Edinburgh
Anaesthesia Festival
17-19 August 2022

Edinburgh Anaesthesia Festival 2022 Programme

Wednesday 17th August - Session 1CPD matrix code
0830-0930Registration and breakfast
0930-0940WelcomeDr Adam Paul, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
0940-1000Slaying mythical beasts of anaesthesiaDr David Ray, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
1000-1020Slaying mythical beasts of intensive careDr Monika Beatty, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
1020-1040Slaying mythical beasts of pain medicineProfessor Lesley Colvin, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School
1040-1055Questions & Panel Discussion
1055-1130Refreshments and Poster Viewing
1130-1150Optical learning enhancementsDr Mel McKendrick, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh
1150-1210Waste not or want not? The future for inhalational anaesthesiaDr Douglas Duncan, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh / St Johns Hospital
1210-1230How can I get my paper published? The editor’s viewProfessor Lars Simon Rasmussen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen
1230-1245Questions & Panel Discussion
Session 2
1345-1435Translational genomics in critical care medicine ('JDR Lecture supported by EESA and JDR Trust')Professor Kenneth Baillie, University of Edinburgh
1435-1505Anaesthesia for Patients with DementiaProfessor Lars Simon Rasmussen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen
1505-1520Questions & Panel Discussion
1520-1600Refreshments and Poster Viewing
1600-1620Preoperative fasting times for fluids - time for change?Dr Matthew Checketts, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School
1620-1640The origins, evolution and extinction of the AGPDr Nick Wilson, Victoria Hospital, Kirkaldy
1640-1650Questions & Panel Discussion
1700-1830Welcome Drinks Reception at the conference venue, open to all delegates
Thursday 18th August - Session 3CPD matrix code
0930-0950Updates in Neuroanaesthesia and Neurocritical CareDr Kyle Gibson, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London
0950-1010TBI in the Major Trauma CentreDr Ingrid Hoeritzauer, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
1010-1030ThrombectomyDr Nick Dobbs, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
1030-1045Questions & Panel Discussion
1045-1130Refreshments and Poster Viewing
1130-1150Innovations in Non-Technical Skills Training and AssessmentProfessor Steven Yule, University of Edinburgh
1150-1210What is the optimal intraoperative O2 fractionProfessor Lars Simon Rasmussen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen
1210-1230Beyond Acute Pain- Opioid Free and Sparing AnesthesiaDr Naveen Eipe, University of Ottawa
1230-1245Questions & Panel Discussion
Session 4
1345-1405Maternal HaemorrhageDr Catherine Collinson, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
1405-1425MCC: care of the critically ill woman in childbirthDr Kerry Litchfield, Princess Royal Maternity, Glasgow
1425-1445Ockenden - why it matters to youDr Nancy Redfern, Newcastle
1445-1500Questions & Panel Discussion
1500-1540Refreshments and Poster Viewing
1540-1600Acute Pain in Morbid ObesityDr Naveen Eipe, University of Ottawa
1600-1625Mythbusting processed EEGDr Mark Barley, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
1625-1645Getting the right heart right under general anaesthesiaDr Ben Shelley, Golden Jubilee National Hospital / University of Glasgow
1645-1700Questions & Panel Discussion
2000-2300Festival Dinner, Royal College of Physicians, Guests welcome, Booking required: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Friday 19th August - Session 5CPD matrix code
0930-0950Who is the default anaesthetist?Dr Rosie Baruah, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
0950-1010Managing the aftermath of a catastropheDr Nancy Redfern, Newcastle
1010-1030Call it in or call it out? Addressing workplace bullyingDr Roopa McCrossan, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough
1030-1045Questions & Panel Discussion
1130-1150Predicting and Managing MODA- the Morbid Obesity Difficult AirwayDr Naveen Eipe, University of Ottawa
1150-1210PHEM - challenges, considerations and constraintsDr Seb Bourn, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Great north air ambulance
1210-1220Questions & Panel Discussion
1220-1240Professor Alastair Spence Award: Oral presentations from Top 2 finalists
Session 6
1340-1350Professor Alastair Spence Award and Best Poster Award, Prizes
1350-1410Medico-Legal UpdateDr Udvitha Nandasoma, The Medical Defence Union (MDU)
1410-1430Managing patient anxietyDr Roopa McCrossan, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough
1430-1440Questions & Panel Discussion
1510-1530Edinburgh Trauma Symposium
1530-1550Peripartum Collapse: In their own words; the mother, the obstetrician, and the anaesthetist.Dr Ros Burns, Dr Mayank Madhra, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
1550-1600Questions & Panel Discussion