British Association for Paediatric Otolaryngology (BAPO) Programme

Wednesday 4 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

Specialty Keynote: Paediatric airway – surgery, registries and experience

Chair: Mr Mike Rothera

Speakers:

Sever resection subglottic stenosis resection
Mr Kishore Sandu, Chief, Airway Sector, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland

Cartilage graft expansion of the airway
Mr Richard Hewitt

Airway intervention registry
Balloon dilation

Mr Steven Powell,
Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Great North Children’s Hospital and Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne
Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis
Mr Adam Donne

Patient Experience: Parent of child with tracheostomy

Panel discussion


Wednesday 4 July 2018, 14.15-15.15

Update Session: Emergency ENT

The paediatric emergency update session offers a concise 1 hour update on paediatric ENT presentations and will be of interest to all trainees and any ENT surgeons who are responsible for paediatric emergencies.  The session will have 4 succinct 12 minute presentations on important emergency presentations in paediatrics: stridor, complications of sinusitis, complications of acute otitis media and deep neck space infection.  It will conclude with a 12 minute panel discussion with the opportunity for audience members to ask the panel about emergency topics.  Our presenters and panel are leading national paediatric ENT surgeons from Sheffield, Glasgow, Middlesbrough and Liverpool.

Key learning points:

  • Be aware of the best evidence for the management of complications of acute otitis media such as mastoiditis and sigmoid sinus thrombosis
  • Understand the emergency management and differential diagnosis in paediatric stridor
  • Be aware of the latest updates in management of rhinosinusitis complications
  • Understand the presentations and medical and surgical treatment of deep neck space infection

Chair: Mr Steven Powell, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Great North Children’s Hospital and Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne

Complications of acute otitis media
Mr Ravi Thevasagayam

Paediatric stridor
Tash Kuanandam

Complications of rhinosinusitis
Miss Kate Blackmore

Deep neck space infection
Miss Sue De

Discussion


Wednesday 4 July 2018, 15.15-16.15

Symposium: Neck Lumps in Children

Chair: Mr Ben Hartley, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK

Speakers:

Midline neck lumps
Professor Ron Mitchell, Professor of Otolaryngology and Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA

ABC of branchial lesions
Mr Neil Bateman

Paediatric lymph nodes: when and how to investigate
Mr Steve Sobol

Panel Discussion


Thursday 5 July 2018, 10.00-11.00

Symposium: Paediatric OSA

Chair: Mr Michael Kuo

Speakers:

Paediatric OSA: beyond adenotonsillectomy
Professor Ron Mitchell, Professor of Otolaryngology and Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA

Can extra capsular tonsillectomy still be justified?
Mr Dan Tweedie

The evidence for adenotonsillar surgery for OSA
Miss Kate Stephenson

Panel Discussion


Thursday 5 July 2018, 15.15-16.15

Cadaver Dissection

Chair: Mr Richard Hewitt

Dissection:

Laryngotracheal Reconstruction
Mr Ben Hartley, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK

Cricotracheal Reconstruction
Dr Kishore Sandu, Chief, Airway Sector, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland


Friday 6 July 2018, 10.00-11.00

Symposium: Paediatric Hearing Loss

Chair: Mr Will Hellier

Speakers:

Professor Françoise Denoyelle, Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon, Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Department, Necker-Enfants Malades Children’s Hospital, Paris, France

Decision making in glue ear – the right treatment for the right child
Mr Iain Bruce

Central auditory processing disorder in children
Dr Nicci Campbell

Panel Discussion