The Neuromodulation Society of the UK & Ireland is delighted to announce its next Annual Scientific Meeting which will take place in the grand, historic surroundings of the Examination Schools, University of Oxford on 19-20 September 2013. 

The scientific committee plan an exciting programme of plenary lectures, hot topic debates, poster presentations and free oral presentations across the two days with contributions from leading experts in the field of neuromodulation.

The organisers are grateful for the hard work and support of all the NSUKI Board in helping to bring this important meeting to Oxford.

To register for the ASM please visit the Online Registration Page

To check the ASM programme please click on the Day One (19th) and Day Two (20th)  programme pages.

For any further info about the ASM please email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com



ASM FACULTY



Prof Tipu Z. Aziz
Professor of Neurosurgery
Neurosurgery Department
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK










Prof Irene Tracey
FMRIB Centre
University of Oxford
Nuffield Dept of Clinical Neurosciences
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK









Prof Wilfried Ilias
Past-President, Austrian Pain Society
Special Interest: Neuromodulation/ITDD Pumps
Head of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care & Pain Therapy
Hospital of the Order of St. John of God (1988-2012)
Wiener Private Clinic
Vienna, Austria









Dr Sam Eldabe
President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK











Dr Manjit Matharu
Consultant Neurologist
Clinical Lead, Headache Group
National Hospital for  
Neurology & Neurosurgery
University College London Hospitals
London, UK






 
 

Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy
Clinical Lead & Consultant in Pain Medicine
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital
London, UK





Mr Simon Dexter
Consultant Surgeon
Gastro-Intestinal Surgery Dept
Leeds Teaching Hospitals
Leeds, UK










Dr Andrzej Krol
Chair of RA-UK Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Workshop, London
Member of London Pain Forum
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George’s Hospital
London, UK







Miss Stana Bojanic
Oxford ASM Organiser
Board Member, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK










Prof Jon Raphael
Immediate-Past President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Trust
West Midlands, UK






Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
Board Member, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK




 


Dr Paul Crowe
Consultant Interventional Radiologist
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust
Birmingham, UK









 

ASM LECTURE TOPICS


Functional MRI and Pain

Deep Brain Stimulation for Pain

Occipital Nerve Stimulation for Headache

MR Safe Neuromodulation Systems

Gastric Neuromodulation for Obesity

Ultrasound and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation

High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation

Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation

Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Pumps & Polypharmacy


FREE ORAL PRESENTATION/POSTER TOPICS


DBS and Bladder Filling Capacity

DBS of Anterior Cingulate Cortex

DRG Stim for Focal Neuropathic Pain

DRG Stim for Neuropathic Lower Limb Pain

DRG Stim for Body Wall Pain

DRG Stim for Intractable Genitofemoral and Ilioinguinal Neuralgia

Cost-Effectiveness of High Frequency SCS for FBSS

SCS and Abdominal Pain Syndromes

SCS and Neuropathic Limb Pain

SCS: Continuous Versus Intermittent Stimulation

SCS and Implantable Cardiovascular Devices

Sensory & Psychological Impact on SCS Outcomes

SCS: Patient Experience

SCS and Fatigue

Neuromuscular Reactivation: Chronic Non-Specific Low Back Pain

Intrathecal Morphine Dose Reduction in Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

Management of Intrathecal Baclofen Device Related Infection

Follow-up Service for ITDD Patients


 
ASM TIMETABLE

 



















Examination Schools, University of Oxford,
75-81 High Street, Oxford, OX1 4BG

Directions to Examination Schools

Thursday, 19th September 2013
*Satellite SPINN Meeting
09.00hrs-12.00hrs

Thursday, 19th September 2013
12.00hrs-17.00hrs

Friday, 20th September 2013
08.30hrs-15.30hrs



ASM DINNER (19.09.13)




















The ASM dinner will take place in the Main Hall at Queen's College, Oxford on the evening of 19th September 2013, 19.30-21.30hrs.  The dinner is included in the meeting registration fee. However, places are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.  Dress code for the evening: smart attire.


ASM REGISTRATION FEES


NSUKI/INS Members: £240 (On-site registration fee £290)

Other Delegates (Consultant Level): £290 (On-site registration fee £340)

Trainees: £190 (On-site registration fee £240)

Medical Students: £100 (On-site registration fee £150)

SPINN Members: £100 (On-site registration fee £150)

Nurses: £100 (On-site registration fee £150)
 
PAM NSUKI Members: £100 (On-site registration fee £150)

Professions Allied with Medicine (PAM): £100 (On-site registration fee £150)


To register for the ASM please visit the Online Registration Page


ASM ACCOMMODATION















The Queen's College, University of Oxford
High St  Oxford OX1 4AW
B&B En-suite Single Room £97.50/night
 
Check-in: 2pm. Breakfast served 07.45-08.45am

*Luggage storage available before check-in and after check-out

 












The Randolph Hotel, Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2LN
Single En-suite Room: £190/night (incl. breakfast)


ASM SPONSORS

Main Sponsors of the ASM

MEDTRONIC

NEVRO

CODMAN

Other Sponsors of Educational Programme

ST JUDE MEDICAL

SPINAL MODULATION

 Exhibitor

BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

 
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