16-17 NOV 2019 - LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM


JOIN NSUKI for the next Annual Scientific Meeting on 16-17 November 2019 at the historic Aspire building in Leeds.  In 2019, NSUKI are pleased to be offering a pre-ASM hands-on cadaver workshop on neuromodulation procedures the University of Leeds on 15 November 2019.  Watch this space for updates on the meetings in Leeds.


QUICK LINKS

To download a pdf copy of the ASM preliminary programme, CLICK HERE

To view and download a PDF copy of the abstract guidelines for free oral and poster presentations, CLICK HERE  The deadline for abstract submission is 01.09.19.

To download an NSUKI ASM & Cadaver Workshop bursary application form, CLICK HERE

To download a PDF of the registration form for the NSUKI ASM and Hands-on Workshop with meeting bank account details, CLICK HERE

To complete an online registration for the NSUKI ASM and Hands-on Workshop, CLICK HERE

To pay registration fees via card with the Stripe Gateway on the bookcpd.com website, CLICK HERE



ASM SPEAKERS INCLUDE



Prof Robert Levy
President, International Neuromodulation Society
Director, Marcus Neuroscience Institute
Chairman, Sandler Department of Neurosurgery
Professor at Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, Florida, USA


Prof Jens Ellrich
Special Interest: Mechanisms of Neuromodulation
Translational Medicine Expert
Faculty of Medicine
Friedrich-Alexander-University
of Erlangen-Nürnberg
Erlangen
Germany





Dr Simon J. Thomson
Emeritus Director-at-Large and Past-President, INS
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Cambridge University Hospitals
United Kingdom








Mr Chirag Patel
Special Interest: SCS/PNS
Consultant Adult and Paediatric Neurosurgeon
University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff, Wales
United Kingdom






Mr Girish Vajramani
Special Interest: SCS/PNS/ITB
Consultant Neurosurgeon
University Hospital Southamptom
Southampton, UK







Mr Adam Williams
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Southmead Hospital
Bristol, UK








Dr Dudley Bush
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
Leeds Teaching Hospitals
Leeds, UK









Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital
London, UK








NSUKI BOARD



Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK









Miss Stana Bojanic
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK










Dr Ashish Gulve
Honorary Treasurer, NSUKI
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK








Dr Arun Bhaskar
President, British Pain Society
Honorary Secretary, NSUKI
WIP UK Section Chairman
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Charing Cross Hospital
London, UK





Dr Josh Keaveny
Member for Irish Affairs, NSUKI
Past-Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Ireland
Consultant in Pain Management
Director, Acute and Chronic pain Services
Beaumont Hospital
Dublin, Ireland






Dr Vivek Mehta
Board Member, NSUKI
Chair, British Pain Society Headache SIG
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Honorary Senior Lecturer
Deputy Director, Pain and Anaesthesia Research Centre
St Bartholomew’s Hospital
London, UK







Mr Thomas Dudding
‎Consultant Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgeon
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Southampton, UK









Mr James Fitzgerald
Board Member, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford, United Kingdom







2019 ASM TOPICS


Mechanisms of Spinal Cord Stimulation and Peripheral Neuromodulation

Opioids and Neuromodulation

Metal Allergy and Neuromodulation Implants

Spinal Cord Stimulation and MRI Conditionality

Neuromodulation Modalities for Back Pain

Neuromodulation in Cancer Survivors

Intrathecal Drug Delivery for Cancer Pain

Vagal Nerve Stimulation

Sacral Nerve Stimulation

Advances in Peripheral Neuromodulation

Closed Loop Stimulation

Results of New Neuromodulation Studies (Reactive8B, Evoke, Velocity, Icon)




2019 ASM TIMETABLE

Venue: The Aspire, 2 Infirmary St, Leeds LS1 2JP, United Kingdom

Day One, Saturday 16th November 2019, 09.30 - 18.00hrs

Day Two, Sunday, 17th November 2019, 08.00 - 13.00hrs



2019 ASM SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

To download a pdf copy of the ASM preliminary programme, CLICK HERE


PRESENT YOUR OWN WORK

To view and download a PDF copy of the abstract guidelines for free oral and poster presentations, CLICK HERE  The deadline for abstract submission is 01.09.19.


2019 ASM & WORKSHOP BURSARIES

NSUKI members are invited to apply for a bursary to attend the annual scientific meeting and satellite cadaver workshop in Leeds on 15-17 November 2019.

The deadline for submitting a completed application is 10.09.19.  To download a bursary application form, CLICK HERE

For further information, contact: bursary.nsuki@gmail.com



REGISTRATION FEES


NSUKI/INS Members: £250 (Until 01.09.19), £275 (From 02.09.19)

Other Delegates, Consultant Level (incl. Industry): £275 (Until 01.09.19), £325 (From 02.09.19)

Trainee Doctors: £175 (Until 01.09.19), £225 (From 02.09.19)

PAM (Profession Allied to Medicine): £125 (Until 01.09.19), £150 (From 02.09.19)

One Day ASM Registration Fee: £175

ASM Dinner Fee (16.11.19): £75

Pre-ASM Hands-on Workshop Fee 15.11.19: £400 (Until 01.09.19), £450 (From 02.09.19)


*Please note NSUKI ASM Registration includes: access to the scientific sessions, congress material, tea/coffee breaks and lunch on 16-17 November 2019


To download a PDF of the registration form for the NSUKI ASM and Hands-on Workshop,
CLICK HERE

To pay registration fees via card with the Stripe Gateway on the bookcpd.com website, CLICK HERE


ONLINE REGISTRATION


To register your interest ONLINE in attending the NSUKI Annual Scientific Meeting in Leeds, CLICK HERE



HOTEL ACCOMMODATION



The Queens Hotel
City Square
Leeds
LS1 1PJ
United Kingdom

*A short walk from the NSUKI ASM venue at The Aspire building

15 Nov 2019 - Inaugural NSUKI Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Neuromodulation Procedures

















JOIN NSUKI at the University of Leeds on 15 November 2019 for their inaugural Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Neuromodulation Procedures. The workshop is taking place as a satellite event of the NSUKI Annual Scientific Meeting at the The Aspire, Leeds on 16-17 November 2019.

Watch this space for updates on the neuromodulation workshop.


WORKSHOP DIRECTOR




Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK






WORKSHOP PRELIMINARY TOPICS

X-ray Guided Spinal Cord Stimulation

X-ray Guided Peripheral Neuromodulation

X-ray Guided Occipital Nerve Stimulation

X-ray Guided Sacral Nerve Stimulation

X-ray Guided Intrathecal Drug Delivery

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Neuromodulation

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Neuromodulation (Live model Scanning)

Surgical Skills Training


REGISTRATION FEES

Early Bird Registration Fee: £400 (Until 01.09.19)

Registration Fee: £450 (From 02.09.19)

*Registration includes full access to workshop scientific programme, tea/coffee and lunch catering breaks.


WORKSHOP BURSARIES

NSUKI members are invited to apply for a bursary to attend the annual scientific meeting and satellite cadaver workshop in Leeds on 15-17 November 2019.  For further information, contact: ashishgulve@nhs.net



ONLINE PAYMENT OPTION


NSUKI Workshop Card Payments (Incl. 5% Paypal Charge)

For full payment details for the workshop, contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com



REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

To register your interest in attending the workshop, CLICK HERE


11-12 NOV 2017 - OXFORD, UNITED KINGDOM















The Neuromodulation Society of the UK & Ireland's Annual Scientific Meeting took place at the Examination Schools, Oxford, UK on 11-12 November 2017. The 2017 ASM was a joint meeting with the IASP Special Interest Group on Neuromodulation. 


To view Day One (11.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To view Day Two (12.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To download a copy of the ASM programme, CLICK HERE




ASM INVITED FACULTY


Prof Keyoumars Ashkan
President, British Society for Stereotactic
and Functional Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London, UK










Mr Kerry Bradley
Director, Clinical Science & Research
Nevro Corp
Menlo Park, California
USA









Dr Alexandre F. M. DaSilva
Director, Headache & Orofacial Pain Effort (H.O.P.E.)tm
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
Laboratory:
The Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience Institute (MBNI)
Ann Arbor, Michigan
USA






Prof Sam Eldabe
Chair, IASP Neuromodulation SIG
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK




Prof Bert Joosten
MH&Ns School for Mental Health & Neuroscience
Maastricht University
Maastricht
The Netherlands








Mr S S Kadirkamanathan
Consultant Upper GI Surgeon
Broomfield Hospital
Chelmsford
Essex, UK








Prof John Markman
Secretary, IASP SIG on Neuromodulation
Director, Translational Pain Research Program
Lead, Neuromedicine Pain Management Center
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Rochester School
of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, New York State,
USA






Prof Stephen B McMahon
Sherrington Professor of Physiology
Director, London Pain Consortium
Neurorestoration group
Wolfson Wing
King's College London
Guy's Campus,
London, UK








Dr Sherdil Nath
Expert in Interventional Pain Relief for over 30 Years
Private Pain Management Practice
Umeå, Sweden








Mr Nicholas Park
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals
NHS Foundation Trust
Royal Preston Hospital
Preston
Lancashire, UK








Dr John Parker
Founder & CEO
Saluda Medical
New South Wales
Australia








Prof Lawrence R. Poree
Professor and Director of Neuromodulation Service
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
University of California at San Francisco
Treasurer of the North American Neuromodulation Society
Board of Directors for the International Neuromodulation Society
Institute of Neuromodulation Council Member
UCSF Pain Management Center
San Francisco, CA
USA







Prof Steven A Prescott
Neurosciences & Mental Health,
The Hospital for Sick Children
Department of Physiology
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada






Dr Valerie Stevenson
Lead for Spasticity Management
Consultant Neurologist
National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
University College London Hospitals,
London, UK






Dr Simon J. Thomson
Emeritus Director-at-Large and Past-President, INS
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Cambridge University Hospitals
United Kingdom







Dr Jean-Pierre Van Buyten
Consultant in Anesthesia & Pain Management
Director of the Multidisciplinary Pain Center
AZ Nikolaas
Sint-Niklaas
Belgium






Dr Armando Villarreal
Treasurer, IASP SIG on Neuromodulation
Clin.  Assist. Professor
Neurosurgical Partners
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York State,
USA





ASM PROGRAMME

To view Day One (11.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To view Day Two (12.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To download a copy of the ASM programme, CLICK HERE



FREE ORAL PRESENTATIONS

To view the abstracts selected for oral presentation on 12 November 2017, CLICK HERE


NSUKI ASM DINNER (11.11.17)















Exeter College
Turl Street
Oxford, OX1 3DP
United Kingdom

The NSUKI ASM Dinner too place at the 700+ year old Exeter College, Oxford on the evening of 11th November 2017


About the College

Exeter College is located at the heart of Oxford, adjoining the Bodleian Library. The College, the fourth oldest at the University, has occupied its current site on Turl Street since 1315, one year after it was founded. Today Exeter is home to a diverse community of fellows and students from across the world.

3-4 NOV 2016 - Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland Annual Scientific Meeting, Manchester


















THE 2016 ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING of the Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland took place at Manchester's historic Town Hall, in the heart of the city, on 3-4 November 2016.  The ASM was a joint meeting with the British Pain Society Neuropathic Pain Special Interest Group.













ASM INVITED FACULTY


Prof Tony Dickenson
Professor of Neuropharmacology
Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology
University College London
London, United Kingdom







Prof Sam Eldabe
Chair-Elect, IASP Neuromodulation SIG
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom





Prof Mike Bennett
St. Gemma's Professor of Palliative Medicine
Academic Unit of Palliative Care
Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
School of Medicine, University of Leeds
United Kingdom









Dr Andrew Marshall
Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist and
Honorary Lecturer in Neuroscience
University of Manchester
Salford Royal Foundation Trust
United Kingdom






Prof Alan Batterham
Professor in Exercise Science
Health & Social Care Institute
Teesside University
Middlesbrough
Tees Valley
United Kingdom





 


Prof James Deuchars
Professor of Systems Neuroscience
The Faculty of Biological Sciences
University of Leeds
Leeds, UK







Dr Bernhard Frank
Chair, Neuropathic Pain SIG, British Pain Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine
The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust,
Honorary Clinical Lecturer in Pain Medicine
University of Liverpool
United Kingdom









Mr James Fitzgerald
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford, United Kingdom









Dr Frank Wille
President, Section of Pain Medicine
Dutch Society of Anesthesiology
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Head of Pain Medicine Deparment
Diakonessen Hospital, Utrecht
Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
The Netherlands   







Dr Manjit Matharu
Consultant Neurologist
Clinical Lead, Headache Group
National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
University College London Hospitals,
London, UK








Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital
London, UK










Mr Jibril Farah
Consultant General & Functional Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK











Dr Richard Rauck
Past-President, World Institute of Pain
Director at Large, North American Neuromodulation Society
Carolinas Pain Institute
Winston Salem, North Carolina
USA











Dr John Hughes
Chair, CRG Specialised Pain
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK







ASM 2016 LECTURE TOPICS


Autonomic Nervous System and Spinal Cord Stimulation

Mechanism Based Classification of Analgesics and Adjuvants

Neuropathic Pain in Cancer Patients: Latest Perspectives

Spinal Cord Stimulation in Cancer Pain

Central Neuropathic Pain & Multiple Sclerosis

C-tactile fibres and Neuropathic Pain

Future Clinical Research in Neuromodulation

Clinical Uncertainties in Neuromodulation

MRI conditionality Across Neuromodulation Devices: Myths & Science

Stimulation Systems in Pain Management: Which, When & Why?

Future of Brain Stimulation

Patient Tailored Spinal Cord Stimulation

High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation

Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation

Sphenopalatine Ganglion Stimulation for Cluster Headache



NSUKI ASM TIMETABLE

Venue: Conference Hall, Lord Mayor's Parlour, Banqueting Room, Level 2, Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester M2 5DB, United Kingdom

DAY ONE
Thursday, 3rd November 2016
09.30hrs - 17.30hrs

To view the programme for Day One, CLICK HERE

DAY TWO
Friday, 4th November 2016
08.00hrs -16.30hrs


To view the programme for Day Two, CLICK HERE



CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

*The ASM has been approved for 10 CPD Points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK



NSUKI ASM DINNER (03.11.16)














The Banqueting Room
Level 2
Manchester Town Hall
Albert Square
Manchester M2 5DB
Web: http://www.thetownhallmcr.co.uk/


A drinks reception took place in The Reception Room at the Manchester Town Hall on Thursday, 3rd November 2016 followed by the ASM dinner in The Banqueting Room.