Lewis Spitz Symposium

celebrating Mr. Kiely’s retirement and 66th Simpson Smith Memorial Lecture

This annual symposium focuses on aspects of paediatric surgery, providing an insight into innovation and current practice, with speakers from the major centres of excellence in the field.

The 2014 Simpson Smith Lecture will be given by Professor Agostino Pierro, Head of General and Thoracic Surgery at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Date:

Thursday 16th October 2014

Location:

Kennedy Lecture Theatre

UCL Institute of Child Health, London.

Topics for this year's symposium include:

  • Wilm’s Tumour Urology or General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology Open or MIS
  • Cong. Diaph. Hernia, Open or Thoracoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Open or Laparoscopic
  • Constipation, Conservative or aggressive
  • NEC Anastomosis or stoma
  • Little tricks
  • Oesophageal atresia
  • Gastric transposition
  • Neurobalstoma
  • NICU
  • Anaesthesia
  • Conjoined Twins
Simpson Smith Memorial Lecture

The 2014 Simpson Smith Lecture will be given by Professor Agostino Pierro, Head of General and Thoracic Surgery at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Thursday 16th October 2014

09.30 - 09.55 Registration
09.55 - 10.00
Welcome
 

Controversies in Paediatric Surgery

10.00 - 10.30
Wilm’s Tumour Urology or General Surgery
10.30 - 11.00
Surgical Oncology Open or MIS
11.00 - 11.30
Cong. Diaph. Hernia, Open or Thoracoscopic
11.30 - 12.00
Coffee
12.00 - 12.30
Inguinal Hernia Open or Laparoscopic
12.30 - 13.00
Constipation, Conservative or aggressive
13.00 - 13.30
NEC Anastomosis or stoma
13.30 - 14.30
Lunch
14.30 - 14.45
Little tricks
14.45 - 15.00
Oesophageal atresia
15.00 - 15.15
Gastric transposition
15.15 - 15.30
Neurobalstoma
15.30 - 16.00
Tea
16.00 - 16.15
NICU
16.15 - 16.30
Anaesthesia
16.30 - 16.50
Conjoined Twins
16.50 - 17.00
Break

17.00 - 18.00


66th Simpson Smith Memorial Lecture

Professor Agostino Pierro

18.00 - 19.00
Drinks Reception

Course Directors

Mr Paolo De Coppi, Consultant Senior Lecturer in Neonatal & Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Head of Surgery Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London

Dr Simon Eaton, Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Surgery and Metabolic Biochemistry, Unit of Paediatric Surgery, UCL Institute of Child Health, London

Early bird fee:

Trainee £120 (until 12/09/2014)
Consultant £175 (until 12/09/2014)

Standard fee:

Trainee £150
Consultant £195

Registration

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No liability is assumed by ICH Events for changes in programme date, content, speakers or venue. 

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30 Guilford Street

London WC1N 1EH

United Kingdom

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