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MSA Summer Meeting – 7 June 2018

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Midlands Society of Anaesthetists Summer Meeting

7th June 2017

Postgraduate Medical Centre, County Hospital, Stafford

0900-0925Coffee and Registration


Session 1: Perioperative Medicine and Ambulatory Surgery

0930-1005How to minimise perioperative blood transfusion (2A03, 2A05)

​​Dr Jane Graham, Consultant Haematologist, Royal Stoke University Hospital

1005-1045Opioid-free anaesthesia (1A02,1D01,1D02,2E01)

​​Dr Pavan Battu , Consultant Anaesthetist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham


1115-1155Strategies for acute pain management in chronic opioid use and abuse (2A03,2E01,1D01,1D02)

​​Dr Carl Hillermann, Consultant Anaesthetist, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire

1155-1235Day Surgery: No limits? (2A03,2A07,3A06)

​​Dr Ian Smith, Senior Lecturer and Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal Stoke University Hospital


Session 2: Obesity

1330-1415Anaesthesia in obese adults: hints and tips for bariatric and non-bariatric surgery (2A03,2A07,3A13)

​​Dr Euan Shearer, Consultant Anaesthetist, Aintree University Hospital

1415-1455Obesity as a public health issue: the role of the anaesthetist (2A03, 2A12)

​​Dr Susan Roberta, Stoke on Trent City Council


1520-1555Medical aspects of obesity management (1A01,2A03,2A07,2A12,3A13)

Dr Venkata Katreddy, Consultant Endocrinologist, Royal Stoke University Hospital

1555-1630Anaesthesia for obese children: hints and tips (2D02,3D00)

​​Dr Elin Jones, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Register at :


Consultants/Associate Specialists/Staff Grade:   £95 per head

Trainees/Retired (from NHS): £60 per head


5 CPD Points


Please contact Sue Millerchip via e-mail on: for a registration form.


[Pre-booking is essential)

Non-members and members are welcome to apply to attend the meeting.