Workshops - held in the Civic Centre

Workshops will be held on Thursday morning, led by a number of anaesthetists experienced in the field of intravenous anaesthesia. These will be from 10.30am until 12.30, preceded by coffee. The start time has been chosen to allow travel to Newcastle from afar that morning. Delegates can also book Wednesday night accommodation in the Copthorne Hotel via the Society, if required.

Note - Tutors are subject to change

CPD matrix codes (1A02 etc) issued by the Royal College of Anaesthetists are as shown

  • Workshops are complimentary, and available to the first 100 registrants (20 places per workshop).
  • If a delegate has cancelled a place may be available, even if no places are left.
  • One-day registration, with workshop, is available.

Workshop 1 - TIVA for Trainees (1A02) (1 places left)
Collingwood Room
Aimed at those preparing for the FRCA - but suitable for others with no experience of TIVA.

Tutors - Dr David Mulvey & Dr Jon Brearley

Workshop in association with CareFusion

Workshop 2 - Intermediate TIVA (1A02) (1 places left)
Armstrong-Stephenson Room
Aimed at TIVA practitioners wishing to further develop their own Clinical Practice.

Tutors - Dr Anup Biswas & Dr Nigel Huggins

Workshop in association with Mediplus

Workshop 3 - TIVA for obese patients (1A02, 3A21) (0 places left)
Swan-Parsons Room
Aimed at those using TIVA on a regular basis. Content will include a discussion about pump settings & model selection for propofol and remifentanil/other opioids for TCI, and anaesthesia for bariatric surgery.

Tutors - Professor Tony Absalom, Dr Claire Nightingale & Dr Iain Glen

Workshop in association with B.Braun

Workshop 4 - Monitoring Anaesthetic Depth (1A03, 3A21) (1 places left)
Sandhill Room
Monitoring the Brain - why bother?

Tutors - Dr Alastair Nimmo & Dr David Green

Workshop in association with Covidien

Workshop 5 - The Clinical Pharmacology of TIVA (1A03, 2A04) (0 places left)
Carliol Room
For experienced users of TIVA/TCI who wish a detailed discussion about pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and modelling

Tutors - Professor Michel Struys & Dr Hugo Vereecke

Workshop in association with Mediplus