National Cholecystectomy & Bile Duct Injury Summit

Leeds Marriot Hotel
Thursday 27 June 2024

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We hope you will join us at this national meeting taking place in Leeds this June. The draft programme is available below and you can register online now through the links below. 

  • Elevate Patient Care: Be part of a pioneering gathering dedicated to enhancing patient outcomes in cholecystectomy.

  • Exclusive Launch: Witness the unveiling of the UK's first Bile Duct Injury Registry—a milestone in surgery!

  • Best Practices Unveiled: Share, learn, and adopt the gold standards in managing and preventing complications.

  • Collaborate and Innovate: Connect with experts across the spectrum of surgical care, from intervention to complication management.

  • Patient-Centered Focus: Help shape a future where patient well-being is the heart of surgical excellence.

  • Standardize Excellence: Contribute to setting new benchmarks in the treatment and management of bile duct injuries.

📅 Register now! Don't miss this opportunity to redefine surgical care and patient safety. Together, we can make a difference.

 

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Provisional Programme

08:30 - 09:15 Registration 

09:15 - 10:45  Preoperative Planning

Chairpersons: Laura Whittaker, Shahid Farid

09:15 - 09:20    Welcome  - Shahid Farid

09:20 - 09:30    Aims for the day - Iain Cameron

09:30 - 09:40    BDI -  A Patient's perspective  

09:40 - 10:00    Current state of UK Practice - Ewen Harrison 

10:00 - 10:20    Preoperative decision making - Fenella Welsh

10:20 - 10:40    Consent for cholecystectomy - Abeezar Sarela

10:40 - 11:15    Morning Break

11:15 - 12:20    Intraoperative decision making

Chairpersons: Ambareen Kauser, Sayan Bhattacharya

11:15 - 11:30     Principles of safe cholecystectomy - Iain Cameron

11:30 - 11:40     Staying safe with dangerous anatomy 

11:40 - 11:50     Staying safe with dangerous pathology - Trish Duncan

11:50 - 12:00    Indications for subtotal cholecystectomy - Tejinderjit Athwal

12:00 - 12:10    Role of IOC in ensuring safety

12:10 - 12:20    Do new technologies improve safety? - Samir Pathak

12:20 - 13:00    MDT Case Presentations - complex decision making

Chairpersons: Hassan Malik, Fenella Welsh, Professor Peter Lodge

12:20 - 12:30    Case 1 - Pradeep Thomas

12:30 - 12:40    Case 2 - Ambareen Kauser

12:40 - 12:50    Case 3 - Sarah Daniels

12:50 - 13:00    Case 4 - Sayan Bhattacharya

13:00 - 14:00    Lunch

14:00 - 15:40    Suspected bile duct injury - what do I do? 

Chairpersons: TBC

14:00 - 14:15    On table decision making - Jennifer Logue

14:15 - 14:30    Management options for Strasberg D injury - Damien Durkin

14:30 - 14:45    Surgical management for Strasberg E - Rob Sutcliffe 

14:45 - 14:55    Delayed presentation of biliary injuries - Mark Peterson

14:55 - 15:10    Endoscopy in managing bile duct injuries- TBC

15:10 - 15:20    IR role in managing problems after BDI - Simon Burbidge

15:20 - 15:30    Governance and remediation after BDI - Andrew Smith

15:30 - 15:40    Supporting best practice & training in LC - Fareed Iqbal

15:40 - 16:00    Afternoon Break 

16:00 - 17:00    Medicolegal aspects of major biliary complications

Chairpersons: Mark Peterson, Nilat Tewari, Abeezar Sarela

16:00 - 16:20    Tips from an experienced expert - Professor Peter Lodge

16:20 - 16:35    MDU perspective on BDI - Udvitha Nandasoma 

16:35 - 16:45    Legal aspects of BDI  - James Badenoch QC 

16:45 - 16:55    Panel discussion and Q&A

16:55 - 17:00    Summary and take home messages including launch of BDI registry  - Shahid Farid and Iain Cameron

 

Registration

The National Cholecystectomy & Bile Duct Injury Summit will take place on Thursday 27 June 2024 at the Leeds Marriot Hotel. 

There will be a limited number of places available. 

Registration for the meeting is: 

Consultant Surgeon: £30

Trainee Surgeon: £15

Allied Health Professional/Clinical Nurse Specialist: £15

Medical Student: £15

Non-Medic professional: £30

Please click here to register for the meeting

Alternatively please scan the QR code below: 

     

  

Contact

If you have any questions about the meeting please contact the AUGIS office. 

Nichola Bartlett (nichola@augis.org

Sarvjit Wünsch (sarvjit@augis.org)