Description

Following the success of last year’s meeting which was attended by over 60 delegates from around the UK and Eire, we are delighted to invite you to this study day for those interested in the modern management of Vascular Anomalies and their associated syndromes. Interventional Radiologists, Vascular surgeons, Plastic surgeons, Dermatologists, Nurses, Geneticists, Haematologists amongst other professionals involved in VM care attended last year and are most welcome to bring other colleagues with whom they offer this service.The registration is offered gratis and 5 CPD points with certificate will be provided to delegatesRefreshments will be provided during the dayLocal accommodation is available at reasonable rates for those travelling long distancesThis is a very exciting time in VM management and we will try to address as much of these developments as possible in the time available and also seek collaborative standardisation between us in the form of a UK registry which was proposed at VASIG 3 years ago to be run through the BSIR registries committee.As previously we would be delighted to see difficult cases brought by delegates to be discussed in open forum.Themes and speakers: (provisional list)Biomarkers in VM: Dr Calver PangGenetics: Prof Sahar MansourStarting the UK Registry: Mr Chung Lim/ Ian McCaffertyPROMs in VM: Dr Anthie PapodopoulouRole of surgery in VM: Prof George HamiltonMedical adjunctive therapies: Dr Jocelyn BrookesElectroporation: Dr Tobian MiurAnaesthetics in VM: Dr Jane LoweryComplications in VM: Helena SmithImaging developments: Brookes/ParthipunFavourites as usual:Challenging cases chaired by Dr Mo KhalifaNew session – Patient experience “Grand Round with patients”: Nick Evans