British Rhinological Society (BRS) Programme

Wednesday 4 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

Cadaver Dissection: Sphenoid and Maxillary Sinus

Chair:  Mr Anshul Sama, Consultant and Honorary Professor at Loughborough University, UK

Dissectors: tbc

Approaches to sphenoid sinus
Professor Simon Carney, Professor of OHNS, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia

Approaches to the maxillary sinus
Professor Carl Philpott, Professor of Rhinology & Olfactology at Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia and Honorary Consultant Rhinologist at the James Paget University Hospital


Wednesday 4 July 2018, 14.15-15.15

Symposium: Snoring And Obstructive Sleep Apnoea

Chair: Mr Russell Cathcart

Speakers:

Developing treatment algorithms
Professor Janet Wilson, Professor of Otolaryngology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Cutting edge surgery
Professor Simon Carney, Professor of OHNS, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia

Panel Discussion
Professor Bhik Kotecha
Mr Showkat Mirza

 


Wednesday 4 July 2018, 14.15-15.15

Cadaver Dissection: Frontal Sinus

Chair: Russell Cathcart

Dissectors:

Approaches to the frontal sinus
Mr Salil Nair


Thursday 5 July 2018, 10.00-11.00

Update

This Update session in Rhinology covers the breadth of our common practice. Five eminent speakers will share with us the acute and elective conditions of epistaxis and allergic rhinitis, management of the commonest tumour in paranasal sinuses, the complexities of management of nasal polyposis in aspirin sensitive airway disease and educate us on recognition and management of non-sinogenic facial pain.

Key Learning Points

  • Review of epistaxis management algorithm
  • Current standard practice in allergic rhinitis
  • Best practice in management of inverted papiloma
  • What is new in the management of SAMTER’s Triad
  • How to recognise and manage facial pain

Chair: Mr Anshul Sama, Consultant and Honorary Professor at Loughborough University, UK

Speakers/Topics:

Inverting papilloma
Professor Paolo Castelnuovo, Professor & Head of Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Insurbria, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy

Aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease (Samter’s triad)
Professor Carl Philpott, Professor of Rhinology & Olfactology at Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia and Honorary Consultant Rhinologist at the James Paget University Hospital

Epistaxis
Mr Rich Williams

Facial Pain
Mr Bhasker Ram

Allergy and the nose
Mr Harsha Kariyawasam, Consultant Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, UK


Thursday 5 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

Specialty Keynote: Cutting Edge Rhinology – Now And The Future

Chair:  Valerie Lund, Professor of Rhinology at the Ear Institute, University College London, Honorary Consultant ENT Surgeon at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital (Royal Free Trust), Moorfields Eye Hospital, University College Hospital and Imperial College, UK

Speakers:

21st century challenges – austerity, aging and automation
Professor Richard Orlandi, Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Utah, Utah, USA

Threats and opportunities: UK perspective
Mr Sean Carrie, Consultant Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; President, British Rhinological Society

Implementing precision medicine in rhinology
Professor Claire Hopkins, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital, London; Professor of Rhinology at King’s College, London, UK

New surgical technologies
Mr Anshul Sama,
Consultant and Honorary Professor at Loughborough University, UK

Panel Discussion / Q&A


Thursday 5 July 2018, 15.15-16.15

Symposium: Case Based Controversies in chronic rhinosinusitis

Chair: Professor Valerie Lund, Professor of Rhinology at the Ear Institute, University College London, Honorary Consultant ENT Surgeon at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital (Royal Free Trust), Moorfields Eye Hospital, University College Hospital and Imperial College, UK

Panel:

Mr Paul White
Mr Elgan Davies
Mr Iain Hathorn
Professor Simon Carney, Professor of OHNS, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia


Friday 6 July 2018, 10.00-11.00

Symposium: Orbit and Brain – modern approaches to the complications of sinusitis

Chair: Mr Andrew Swift, Consultant ENT Surgeon/Rhinologist, Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK; Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Liverpool and Edge Hill University, UK

Speakers:

Mr Raj Bhalla, Rhinologist and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgeon, Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust; Clinical Director, Manchester Surgical Skills and Simulation Centre, University of Manchester

Avoiding Sinus Surgery Complications
Professor Richard Orlandi
, Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Utah, Utah, USA

Panel Discussion:
Mr Sam Leong
Mr Yujay Ramakrishnan