Scientific Autumn Meeting

03 - 4th October 2014
The Queen Hotel, Chester
City Road
Chester CH1 3AH
Proceedings download

About the event

This meeting features a number of interesting topics in small animal medicine and surgery, including:

  • The responsible and appropriate use of antibiotics Infectious disease- Leishmania and feline mycobacteria
  • Review of portosystemic shunt anatomy and treatment options
  • Management of feline ureteric obstruction
  • The 2014 consensus statement on glomerular disease and indications for renal biopsy
  • medical and surgical management of tracheal collaps 
  • pancreatic surgery

Schedule

 

AVSTS & SAMSoc

3rd & 4th October 2014

 

Friday - Joint Stream 

08.45 - 09.15

Registration and coffee

09.20 – 09.50

Is the golden age of antibacterials about to end?

Ian Battersby

09.55-10.25

PROTECT – the responsible use of antibacterials

Ian Battersby

10.30-11.00

Perioperative antibacterial administration

Dr Alistair Freeman

11.00-11.30

TEA/COFEE

11.30-12.00

Medical management of hepatic encephalopathy including antiseizure medication

Penny Watson

12.05-12.35

RESEARCH  - A review of shunt anatomy

Rob White

12.40-13.10

Outcome measures for shunt cases (medical and surgical) surgery – a review

Mickey Tivers

13.10-14.10

LUNCH

14.10-14.50

RESEARCH - Experiences of feline ureteral obstruction. From stents to SUBS – where are we now?

 Nicola Kulendra

14.55-15.35

Renal biopsies – they’re back!

Rosanne Jepson

15.40-16.10

TEA

16.10-17.00

Maxillofacial reconstruction – Martin Timothy

17.00-18.00

FREE

18.00-19.15

GHOST TOUR

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday

 

Surgery stream

Medicine stream

 

09.30 – 10.15

Prevention / management of gastric and small intestinal ileus – Ed Hall

Feline Mycobacterial infections - am I missing them? – Paul Burr

10.20-10.50

Medical management of tracheal collapse – post Lomotil – Simon Tappin

Adrenal disease without the ACTH stimulation test – what did we learn? Ian Ramsay

10.50-11.20

TEA/COFEE

11.20-11.50

How I perform...’  Extralumenal tracheal stenting – John Williams

11.20 – 12.05

Glomerular disease and the 2014 Consensus statement – what should I be doing? Rosanne Jepson

11.55-12.25

Experiences with intralumenal tracheal stenting – Simon Tappin

12.10- 12.55

SAMSoc RESEARCH UPDATES

12.25-13.00

PANEL DISCUSSION

 

13.00-14.00

LUNCH

14.00-14.30

Pancreatitis – the role of the pancreatic biopsy – Penny Watson

An update on imepitoin  - Rota Goncalves

14.35-15.05

How I perform...’ Pancreatic surgery – Rob White

Help – my client has rescued a dog with Leishmaniasis. What do I do? Severine Tasker

15.10-15.40

RESEARCH – Complications associated with pancreatic surgery – Kelly Bowlt

Intoxications and the use of lipid therapy – Alex Campbell

15.45-16.15

How I perform...’ Gall Bladder Mucocoele surgery – J. Williams?

CASE REPORTS X 2

16.15-16.45

TEA + Goodbyes!

 

 

 

AVSTS  / SAMSoc Joint meeting Prices

 

Full meeting            £400

Includes:

•       2 day meeting, includes proceeding notes

•       All refreshments, includes lunches

•       Friday night accommodation, single room

•       Friday night entertainment

o       Three course meal at the hotel

 

 

 

Full meeting            £255-£300       (Intern/resident discount)

Includes:

•       2 day meeting, includes proceeding notes

•       All refreshments, includes lunches

•       Friday night accommodation, single room

(to reduce the meeting rate to £255 you can share a twin room with another intern/resident.  Please state clearly on the registration form

who you will be sharing with)

•       Friday night entertainment

o       Three course meal at the hotel

 

Day rate                £125/day

Includes:

•       1 or 2 day meeting, includes proceeding notes

•       All refreshments, includes lunches, during the day

•       No accommodation/evening entertainment

 

Entertainments          £55  (This is also the price for partners etc who would like to join in the evening entertainment)

Includes:

•       Friday night entertainment

o       Three course meal at the hotel

·              Opportunity to chat to other AVSTS members and speakers

 

Additional accommodation        (for partner)   £10

Includes:

•       Breakfast

 

Additional accommodation (Thursday night) - please contact hotel directly 

 

PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU ARE LOGGED IN AS A MEMBER BEFORE SELECTING PAYMENT OPTIONS AS THE PRICE WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE ADJUSTED