Collaborative Sessions Programme

Wednesday 4 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

HNSOC/BRS Collaborative Session: Surgical Approach To Sinonasal Malignancies

Chair: J Homer, G McGarry

What are the limits of endoscopic approach?
Paolo Castelnuovo, Professor & Head, Dept of Otorhinolaryngology University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy

When should open approaches be considered?
Professor Prathamesh Pai, Professor & Consultant Surgeon, Convener- Head Neck Disease Management Group, Department of Head Neck Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India

Radiotherapy and Proton Beam therapy
Mr David Thomson

Panel Discussion
Mr Jemy Jose, Mr Shaz Ahmed, Mr Humera Babar-Craig

Wednesday 4 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

BSO/BSBS Collaborative Session: Vestibular Schwannoma Management

Chair: Richard Irving


Per Caye-Thomasen
Conservative management of vestibular schwannoma

Jonny Harcourt
Guidelines for screening for vestibular schwannomas

Nick Saunders
On balance, do we offer our patients the best choice?

Gerard Kelly
Hearing outcome – watch, wait, rescan or gamma knife?

Panel discussion

Thursday 5 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

BAPO/BSO Collaborative Session: Ear Reconstruction

Chair: Mr Chris Aldren, Consultant Otologist, Wexham Park Hospital NHS Trust, UK
Chair: Mr Neil Bateman


Management of atresia (congenital ear malformations)
Dr Henning Frenzel

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

Integrated hearing rehabilitation and cosmetic approach
Mr Jaya Nichani

Personal impact of microtia

Panel Discussion

Thursday 5 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

HNSOC/FPS Collaborative Session: Management dilemmas in the face and neck

Chair: Paul Spraggs


Management of the neck in melanoma/evidence for sentinel node biopsy
Subramania Iyer

Diagnostic dilemmas in facial paralysis
Callum Faris

Facial reanimation and reconstruction in facial paralysis
Mohamed Reda

Panel discussion

Thursday 5 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

BLA/BSBS Collaborative Session: Laryngeal Rehabilitation After Skull Base Surgery

Chair: Mr Simon Lloyd


MDT management of head and neck paraganglionomas
Mr Sam Mackeith

Current management techniques to preserve lower cranial nerve function
Mr Rupert Obholzer

Reinnervation of the larynx
Professor Jean-Paul Marie, Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery and Audiophonology, University Hospital Rouen, Rouen, France

Assessment and management of aspiration/dysphagia following skull base surgery
Professor Greg Postma, Professor and Vice-Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, Augusta, USA

Early injection and augmentation
Mr Declan Costello

Panel discussion
Miss Kate Heathcote

Friday 6 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

BLA/BAPO Collaborative Session: Paediatric and adult voice: reinnervation

Miss Michelle Wyatt
Mr Steven Powell, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Great North Children’s Hospital and Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne


Professor Jeffrey T. Laitman, Distinguished Professor and Director, Center for Anatomy and Functional Morphology, Professor of Otolaryngology, Professor of Medical Education, ICAHN School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA

Paediatric and adult voice: evolution, assessment and reinnervation
Mr David Wynne

Pathway of care for laryngeal reinnervation
Mr Hasnaa Ismail-Koch

Laryngeal reinnervation from surgical aspect
Miss Kate Heathcote

Panel Discussion

Friday 6 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

BRS/FPS Collaborative Session: Rhinoplasty – Form and Function

Chair: Mr Tim Woolford

Panel discussion


Mr Fazil Apaydin
Mr Mohamed Reda
Mr Sharam Anari
Mr Paul White