The 20th James Cook Regional Anaesthesia and PoCUS Workshop – Thursday 26th and Friday 27th September 2024

Event details

  • Date: 26 September - 27 September 2024
  • Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Address: Human Anatomy Resource Centre, 3rd Floor Sherrington Building, Ashton Street, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 3GE

44 places remaining | Cost £425.00

Course fee:

£425 per candidate before 1st July 2024 £475 per candidate after this date.

Course overview:

  • Small group work teaching (5 delegates per instructor)
  • Live scanning on volunteers with cadaveric workshop
  • Hands-on learning of needle techniques and catheters on phantoms
  • Tips and tricks with international experts in ultrasound regional anaesthesia
  • Spaces limited to 60 delegates

Organising faculty:

  • Dr Ahmed Abdelaziz, FRCA, Course Director, American Hospital, Dubai
  • Dr Ahmed Elrefaey, FRCA, Course Co-Director, Oxford University Hospital, UK
  • Dr Amr Abdelaal, FRCA, Addenbrooke Hospital, UK
  • Dr Moataz Abdelrahman, FRCA, Manchester University Hospitals, UK
  • Dr Graham Barker, FRCA, Oxford University Hospital, UK
  • Dr Alistair Bond, BSc, MSc, PhD, Deputy Director, Human Anatomy Resource Centre, UK
  • Dr Sherif Elsayed, FRCA, Addenbrooke Hospital, UK
  • Dr Ashwani Gupta, FRCA, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, UK
  • Dr Gabriella Iohom, FFARCSI, Cork University Hospital, Ireland
  • Dr Omar Itani, MD, FIPM, Habib Medical Group, KSA
  • Dr Ranj Khaffaf, FRCA, Prince Charles Hospital, UK
  • Professor Brian Kinirons, MB, FFARCSI, FJFICMI, FCPSP (Hon.), Galway University Hospitals, Ireland
  • Dr Mohamed Mostafa, FRCA, North Cumbria Hospital, UK
  • Dr Vel Velayutham, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals, UK

Accreditation:

The workshop has been accredited by the Royal College of Anaesthetists for 12 CPD credits, and ESRA recognised as an EDRA approved workshop with total 13 points (9 hands-on ultrasound and 4 hands-on cadaveric). The points are required for EDRA part 2 applications (check ESRA website for details and recognised workshops).

Programme and stations:

Day 1 – Thursday 26th Sept 2024

  • 08:30               ARRIVAL AND REGISTRATION
  • 09:00               Station 1         Supraclavicular
  • 09:30               Station 2         Axillary plexus
  • 10:00               Station 3         Infraclavicular
  • 10:30               Station 4         Erector spine & Paravertebral
  • 11:00               Station 5         Neuroaxial and Caudal
  • 11:30               LUNCH AND REFRESHMENTS
  • 12:30               Station 6         Phantom Needling & catheter technique
  • 13:00               Station 7         Rectus sheath, TAP, QL
  • 13:30               Station 8         FATE (Focused Assessment Transthoracic ECHO)
  • 14:00               AFTERNOON REFRESHEMENTS
  • 14:30               Station 9         Interscalene
  • 15:00               Station 10       Cervical Plexus & Flexor Tendon Sheath
  • 15:30               Station 11       Forearm blocks
  • 16:00               CLOSE OF DAY 1

Day 2 – Friday 27th Sept 2024

  • 08:45               ARRIVAL
  • 09:00               Station 1         Ankle
  • 09:30               Station 2         Saphenous & Obturator & Adductor Canal
  • 10:00               Station 3         Femoral, LFCN & Fascia iliaca
  • 10:30               Station 4         Popliteal
  • 11:00               Station 5         Basic Lung & Upper Airway
  • 11:30               LUNCH AND REFRESHMENTS
  • 12:30               Station 6         PECS & Serratus
  • 13:00               Station 7         PENG/HIP & iPAK
  • 13:30               Station 8         Free scanning
  • 14:00               AFTERNOON REFRESHEMENTS
  • 14:30               Station 9         Lumbar Plexus
  • 15:00               Station 10       Axillary N & Suprascapular N
  • 15:30               Station 11       Sciatic
  • 16:00               CLOSE OF COURSE

Bookings and enquiries:

Please book early to avoid disappointment – online applications only. All previous courses have sold out early with extensive waiting lists.

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