SVN Conference Programme

Time SVN Conference Programme
08:45 – 08:50 Presidents Address
08:50 – 10:30 James Purdie Presentations
Symposium 1 – Peripheral Arterial Disease – Chairs: Sue Ward, Suzanne Austerberry
11:00 – 11:15 Pharmacology Management of Risk Factors
Dr Adrain Brady BSc (Hons) MD FRCP(Glas) FRCPE FBHS FESC FAHA
Associate Professor Consultant Cardiologist
Glasgow Royal Infirmary
11:15 – 11:30 The Manchester Amputation Reduction Strategy (MARS)
Naseer Ahmad BSc MBChB FRCS MD
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Honorary Senior Lecturer
University of Manchester
11:30 – 11:45 Update on GIRFT
Professor Mike Horrocks MS FRCS
Clinical Lead for Vascular GIRFT and Clinical Ambassador
11:45 – 12:00 Commissioning Pathways
Dr Mateen Jiwani MBBS MRCGP
Medical Director NHS Enfield CCG
Symposium 2 – Research Update – Chairs: Jane Todhunter, Kate Rowlands
12:05 – 12:19 Basil Trial
Gareth Bates
Research Nurse Vascular Surgery
University Hospitals Birmingham
12:19 – 12:33 EVRA
Jocelyn Mora
Clinical Trial Manager
Imperial College London
12:33 – 12:46 ETTA
Nicky Watson and Siobhan Costello
Data Manager
Clinical Trials Co-Ordinator
Royal Papworth Hospital
12:46 – 13:00 Wound Care Research?
Wendy Hayes
Vascular Nurse Consultant
Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:10 AGM (SVN Members Only)
Symposium 3 – AAA – Chairs: Claire Thomson, Siobhan Gorst
14:15 – 14:30 NICE AAA Guidelines
Professor Andrew W Bradbury
Sampson Gamgee
14:30 – 14:45 Screening vs Non Screening Patients
Sue Ward and Jason Clark
Vascular Nurse Specialists
Royal Sussex County Hospital
14:45 – 15:00 Complex AAA
Mr Colin Bicknell
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
15:00 – 15:30 25 Years of the SVN
Past – Previous Presidents
Present – Nikki Fenwick President of the SVN
Future – Louise Allen – Vice President of the SVN
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee
Symposium 4 – Substance Misuse – Chairs: Leanne Atkin, Kate Humphries
16:00 – 16:23 Inequalities of health services
Linda Smith
Drug Liaison Nurse
NHS Lothian
16:23 = 16:45 The extent of leg ulceration in young people who inject drugs, causative factors and how harm may be reduced.
Dr Alison Coull
Lecturer Practitioner
Edinburgh Napier University
Vascular Society President
Kevin Varty
Ian Loftus
16:50-17:15 Award Presentations
James Purdie
Bursaries
Life-Time Achievement
25 Year Anniversary Bursary
Inauguration of New President
17:15 Close of Meeting