3-4 NOV 2016 - Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland Annual Scientific Meeting, Manchester

















THE NEXT ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING of the Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland will take place at Manchester's historic Town Hall, in the heart of the city, on 3-4 November 2016.  Watch this space for updates on the meeting.  For further information, email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com












NSUKI BOARD




Mr Roger Strachan
President, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK








Miss Stana Bojanic
President-Elect, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK








Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
Honorary Secretary, NSUKI
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK







Dr Ashish Gulve
Honorary Treasurer, NSUKI
Consultant in Anaesthesia & Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK






Dr Josh Keaveny
Member for Irish Affairs, NSUKI
Past-Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Ireland
Consultant in Pain Management
Director, Acute and Chronic pain Services
Beaumont Hospital
Dublin, Ireland




Dr Arun Bhaskar
Board Member, NSUKI
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Council Member, British Pain Society 
Consultant in Pain Medicie & Anaesthesia
West Suffolk Hospital
Bury St Edmunds
West Suffolk, UK




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







ASM INVITED FACULTY INCLUDES



Prof Tony Dickenson
Professor of Neuropharmacology
Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology
University College London
London, United Kingdom







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





Prof Mike Bennett
St. Gemma's Professor of Palliative Medicine
Academic Unit of Palliative Care
Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
School of Medicine, University of Leeds
United Kingdom









Dr Andrew Marshall
Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist and
Honorary Lecturer in Neuroscience
University of Manchester
Salford Royal Foundation Trust
United Kingdom






Dr Bernhard Frank
Chair, Neuropathic Pain SIG, British Pain Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine
The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust,
Honorary Clinical Lecturer in Pain Medicine
University of Liverpool
United Kingdom








Mr James Fitzgerald
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford, United Kingdom









Dr Frank Wille
President, Section of Pain Medicine
Dutch Society of Anesthesiology
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Head of Pain Medicine Deparment
Diakonessen Hospital, Utrecht
Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
The Netherlands   







Dr Manjit Matharu
Consultant Neurologist
Clinical Lead, Headache Group
National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
University College London Hospitals,
London, UK








Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital
London, UK







ASM 2016 LECTURE TOPICS INCLUDE

Autonomic Nervous System and Spinal Cord Stimulation

Mechanism Based Classification of Analgesics and Adjuvants

Neuropathic Pain in Cancer Patients: Latest Perspectives

Central Neuropathic Pain & Multiple Sclerosis

C-tactile fibres and Neuropathic Pain

Future Clinical Research in Neuromodulation

Clinical Uncertainties in Neuromodulation

MRI conditionality Across Neuromodulation Devices: Myths & Science

Stimulation Systems in Pain Management: Which, When & Why?

Spasticity: Pathophysiology & Evaluation

Future of Brain Stimulation

High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation

Sphenopalatine Ganglion Stimulation for Cluster Headache



NSUKI ASM TIMETABLE

Venue:  Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester M60 2LA, United Kingdom

DAY ONE
Thursday, 3rd November 2016
09.00hrs - 17.00hrs

To view the programme for Day One, CLICK HERE

DAY TWO
Friday, 4th November 2016
08.00hrs -16.00hrs


To view the programme for Day Two, CLICK HERE


PRESENT YOUR OWN WORK

If you would like to submit an abstract to be considered for the free oral presentations and poster presentations at the NSUKI ASM please contact Mr Ciaran Wazir (ciaranwazir@gmail.com) for a copy of the abstract submission guidelines.  PLEASE NOTE the deadline for abstract submission has been extended to 30 September 2016, 17.00hrs


ASM REGISTRATION FEES


NSUKI/INS/BPS Members:                             
£225 (Extended until 03.10.16), £275 (After 03.10.16)

Trainee Doctors                                                 
£150 (Extended until 03.10.16), £200 (After 03.10.16)
  
Other Delegates (incl. Industry)                     
£250 (Extended until 03.10.16), £300 (After 03.10.16)

PAM (Profession Allied to Medicine)              
£100 (Extended until 03.10.16), £125 (After 03.10.16)

SPIN Members                                                 
£100  (Extended until 03.10.16), £125 (After 03.10.16)

ASM Dinner Fee (03.11.16) 
£75



PAYMENT OPTIONS

Online Payment

ASM Manchester Card Payments (Incl. 5% Paypal Charge)


Pounds Sterling Cheque Payments

Please send pounds sterling cheque (GBP) made payable to “Neuromodulation Society of the UK & Ireland” for the attention of Mr Ciaran Wazir at the address quoted below:

NSUKI ASM 2016
c/o Mr C.Wazir
WME London Ltd
Finch Hill
Langham Road
Robertsbridge
East Sussex
TN32 5DT


Bank Transfer Payments

For the meeting bank account details, please contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


REGISTER FOR THE ASM ONLINE




FACULTY HOTEL











 The Midland Hotel, 16 Peter St, Manchester M60 2DS, United Kingdom

6-8 NOV 2015 - NSUKI Annual Scientific Meeting, London



















The Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland's Annual Scientific Meeting took place at King's College London, Strand Campus on 6-8 November 2015.  We were delighted to welcome the German and Swiss Neuromodulation Societies for a joint congress in London. We were also pleased to host the Interventional Pain Medicine Special Interest Group of the British Pain Society for a satellite meeting.


ASM TOPICS

  • Thirty-Five Years of Neuromodulation
  • Neuromodulation and Mechanisms of Action
  • Neurostimulation for Phantom Limb Pain
  • Burst and High Frequency Stimulation in Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Neuromodulation for Headache Disorders
  • Sphenopalatine Ganglion Stimulation for Cluster Headache
  • High Density Stimulation
  • Imaging and Placebo
  • Industry Research and Bias
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Peripheral Neuromodulation
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery
  • Non-Invasive Stimulation
  • Fibromyalgia and Emerging Treatments
  • Wireless Stimulation 
  • NSUKI Research RASCAL Study
  • New Start Up Neurostimulation Technologies
  • Central Auditory Implants
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for Pain
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for Huntington’s Chorea
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for Tourette’s Syndrome
  • Deep Brain Stimulation under GA?
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Electrode Placement
  • Psychological Screening for Neuromodulation
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BPS IPM SIG TOPICS

  • Immunotherapy & Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Anticoagulation Guidelines and Pain Interventions
  • Neurolytic Blocks for Cancer Pain
  • Precision Diagnosis of FBSS
  • Sacroiliac Joint Radiofrequency
  • Complications of Spinal Interventions
  • Consent for Spinal Interventions
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Pelvic Girdle Pain


ASM TIMETABLE


Venue: King's Building, King's College London Strand Campus, London WC2R 2LS, UK
(Nearest Underground Stations: Temple, Covent Garden and Charing Cross. Nearest Overground Train Stations: Blackfriars and Charing Cross)

DAY 1 (FRIDAY, 6.11.15, 13.00-18.30HRS)
To view the day one programme, Click Here 

DAY 2 (SATURDAY, 7.11.15, 08.00-18.00HRS)
To view the day two  programme, Click Here

DAY 3 (SUNDAY, 8.11.15, 08.00-13.00HRS)
To view the day three programme, Click Here

FREE ORAL PRESENTATIONS
To view the free oral presentations programme, Click Here

INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUMS
To view the industry sponsored programme, Click Here



NSUKI BOARD




Mr Roger Strachan
President, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK










Prof Sam Eldabe
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK









Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
Secretary, NSUKI
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK








Dr Ashish Gulve
Treasurer, NSUKI
Consultant in Anaesthesia & Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK







Dr Arun Bhaskar
Board Member, NSUKI
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Council Member, British Pain Society 
Consultant in Pain Medicie & Anaesthesia
West Suffolk Hospital
Bury St Edmunds
West Suffolk, UK






Miss Stana Bojanic
Board Member, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK








Dr Josh Keaveny
Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Ireland
Board Member, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Management
Director, Acute and Chronic pain Services
Beaumont Hospital
Dublin, Ireland




ASM FACULTY



Prof Jan Vesper
President, German Neuromodulation Society
Head of Neuromodulation Centre
Dept. of Functional Neurosurgery and Stereotaxy
Heinrich-Heine-University
Düsseldorf
Germany









Prof Wilhelm Eisner
Vice-President, German Neuromodulation Society
Univ. Clinic for Neurosurgery
Medical center Anichstraße - MZA
Innsbruck, Austria











Dr Simon J. Thomson
Immediate Past-President, INS
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Cambridge University Hospitals
United Kingdom









Dr Christophe Perruchoud
President, Swiss Neuromodulation Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Ensemble Hospitalier de la Côte (EHC)
Morges, Switzerland











Mr Brian Simpson
Past-President, International Neuromodulation Society
Consultant Neurosurgeon (Retired)
University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff, Wales
United Kingdom






Dr Vivek Mehta
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 Neil Collighan
Lead Consultant for Pain Services
Consultant in Pain Medicine
East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust
Canterbury, UK










Dr Kristiaan Deckers
Dept. of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
GZA Hospitals
Wilrijk
Belgium








Prof Katja Wiech
Pain & Mind
Nuffield Dept. of Clinical Neurosciences
(Nuffield Division Anaesthetics)
& FMRIB Centre
John Radcliffe Hospital
University of Oxford
Oxford 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








Prof Eric Buchser
Vice-President, Swiss Neuromodulation Society
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Ensemble Hospitalier de la Côte (EHC)
Morges, Switzerland









Dr Stefan Schu
Senior Doctor - Neuromodulation
Specialist for Neurosurgery
ana Kliniken GmbH Duisburg
The Rehwiesen 9-11
47055 Duisburg
Germany









Dr Karen Simpson
Co-Author, Textbook of Spinal Interventions
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Leeds Teaching Hospitals
Leeds, UK












Dr Philipp J. Slotty
Department of Neurosurgery
Heinrich-Heine-University
Düsseldorf
Germany












Dr Nicholas Padfield
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital
London, UK











Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital
London, UK











Ms Morag Brookes
Pain & Neuromodulation Research Nurse-Team Leader
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Middlesbrough, UK






Ms Miriam Walker
Nurse Specialist
Chronic Pain & Neuromodulation Service
Royal Victoria Infirmary
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK









Dr Jaroslaw Maciaczyk
Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf
Neurochirurgische Klinik
Düsseldorf, Germany









Dr Johannes Kuchta
Treasurer, German Neuromodulation Society
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Interdisciplinary Spine Center
Bonn, Germany








FACULTY HOTEL



Crowne Plaza London - The City
19 New Bridge Street, London EC4V 6DB

The hotel is located opposite Blackfriars Railway Station.
It is approximately a 12 minute walk along Fleet Street (past the Royal Courts of Justice) from King’s College London Strand Campus.



NSUKI ASM DINNER (07.11.15, 20.00hrs)














The Great Hall, North Wing
St Bartholomew's Hospital
W Smithfield, London EC1A 7BE
Web: http://www.bartsgreathall.com/

*Entrance to The Great Hall is via the Grand Staircase pictured above in the North Wing of St Bartholomew’s Hospital. The hospital is a 20 minute walk from the KCL Strand Campus ASM venue and a 10 minute walk from the Faculty hotel Crowne Plaza London – The City. The nearest underground station to St Bartholomew’s Hospital is St Paul’s station.