SCIENTIFIC AUTUMN MEETING

14 - 15th October 2016
McDonald Hotel and Spa
London Road
Manchester M1 2PG

About the event

We are delighted to announce that AVSTS with be collaborating with SAMsoc (small animal medical society) to bring you this years autumn meeting in Manchester. The very distinguished speaker Theresa Fossum from Texas University will be joined by a number of nationally and internationally recognized speakers to deliver a day on ‘Effusions’ and a day of clinical updates. The Friday will be a combined day for surgery and medicine, with the separate streams for the Saturday.

The venue for the meeting is the MacDonald Hotel and Spa, located in Manchester city centre with easy access to the tram, train and airport.

 

Schedule

 

AVSTS  + SAMsoc Autumn 2016      Venue : MacDonald , Manchester

 

Joint day : Friday 14th Oct : Theme : Effusions

08.45-09.15   Registration

09.20-09.50        FIP update                                      Emily Barker

09.55-10.25        Ascites - hepatic                            Dr Nick Bexfield                                                    

10.30-11.00        Lymphoedema                                Theresa Fossum

11.00-11.30   Refreshments

11.30-12.00        PLE update                                      Ed Hall

12.05-12.35        Peritonitis –abdominal drainage        speaker TBC

12.40-13.10        Haemoabdomen – use of autotranfusion?        Dan Lewis                             

13.10-14.10   Lunch

14.10-14.40        Pericardial effusions                            Nat Whitely

14.45-15.15        Pyothorax - medic                               Dan Lewis

15.20-15.50        Pyothorax  - surgeon                          Dr Steve Baines                 

15.50- 16.20  Refreshments

16.20-17.10        Chylothorax                                       Theresa Fossum                                                   

17.15-19.00   Free time

19.00…….          Social event /  meal

 

AVSTS day + SAMsoc separate streams / rooms : Saturday 15th Oct

 

AVSTS 

 

09.00-09.30   Pleuritis                                                                                   Theresa Fossum

09.30-10.00   Improving the outcome in thymoma cases                                Janet Kovak Mcclaren   

10.20- 10.50  Pancreatic surgery: through the keyhole                                    Janet Kovak Mcclaren        

10.50-11.30        Refreshments

11.30-12.00        ENT – a human perspective                                                  ENT consultant - Kevin Kulendra

11.05-12:20       Peripheral vascular anomaly case report                               Catherine Sturgeon

12.25 - 12.40      Caudal auricular axial pattern flaps                                      Joachim Proot

12.45- 13.00      ARC update                                                                          Ian Nicholson

13.00-14.00       Lunch

14.00-14.30        Rostral nasal SCC- a new approach                                    Gert Ter Haar

14.35-15.05        Ureteral implantation, the 3 stitch technique                      Kathryn Practsche

15.10–15.40       Tympanostomy tubes                                                          Gert Ter Haar

15.45-16.15        Perineal hernias in cats                                                       Kathyrn Practsche

16.00-16.30   Refreshments and farewell

 

For those of you who would like to extend their stay in Manchester, the AVSTS has negotiated an attractive offer from the hotel:

Thursday £110 B&B
Sunday £95 B&B

Please contact Alison Young if you are interested in this package. 
 

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