7-8 JAN 2022 - NSUKI INTERIM CONFERENCE, YORK, UK














QUICK LINKS

To register your interest in attending the NSUKI Conference, CLICK HERE

To pay your registration fee for the NSUKI Conference, CLICK HERE

To view and download a PDF of the meeting programme, CLICK HERE


JOIN NSUKI for a one day In-Person Neuromodulation Conference at The Grand Hotel, York on Saturday, 8th January 2022. A Networking Dinner is also planned on Friday, 7th January 2022. Watch this space for the updates on the meeting to be announced shortly.


ORGANISING COMMITTEE



Dr Ashish Gulve
President, Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland (NSUKI)
Honorary Treasurer, British Pain Society
Clinical Lead & Consultant in Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK







Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
Past-President, NSUKI
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK









CONFERENCE VENUE











The Grand Hotel
Station Rise
York
YO1 6GD


MEETING PROGRAMME 7-8 JANUARY 2022


To view and download a PDF of the meeting programme, CLICK HERE



NETWORKING DINNER 07.01.22, 19.30HRS















NSUKI plan a networking dinner at The Grand on the evening of Friday, 7th January 2022. We look forward to seeing you there.



REGISTRATION OPTIONS


1. NSUKI Conference Registration 8 Jan 2022: Free to attend (£100.00 Deposit refunded on attendance minus card transaction fee)

2. NSUKI Dinner + Conference Registration 7-8 Jan 2022: £75.00 (Non-refundable)

3. NSUKI Full Package 7-8 Jan 2022 (Dinner + 1 Night Accommodation at The Grand + Conference Registration): £235.00 (Non-refundable)


*Places for the dinner and conference are limited. Register early to secure. The NSUKI Full Package Registration is available until 16th December 2021, while places last.


ONLINE REGISTRATION

To register your interest in attending the NSUKI Conference, CLICK HERE

To pay your registration fee for the NSUKI Conference, CLICK HERE


GETTING TO YORK

York stands at the centre of Great Britain, situated midway between Edinburgh and London.

Rail: Travel by rail in under two hours from central London; Edinburgh is just two-and-a-half hours away; and there are regular direct services from Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester and Newcastle. The Grand, York is just a 3 minute walk (0.3 miles) walk from York train station.

Air: York is easily accessible via Manchester (83 miles/133km) and Leeds (30 miles/48km) airports. Fly to Manchester from across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North America. Fly to Leeds from 19 European countries including France, Croatia and Greece.

Pay NSUKI Interim Conference Registration Fees with Paypal

 

Registration - NSUKI Interim Neuromodulation Conference York 8 Jan 2022

15-17 NOV 2019 - LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM


NSUKI's last Annual Scientific Meeting took place on 16-17 November 2019 at the historic Aspire building in Leeds, the home of the original Leeds Royal Infirmary. We were delighted to welcome keynote speakers Prof Robert Levy and Prof Dirk De Ridder to the meeting as well as many more experts in the field of neuromodulation.

Satellite events also took place on Friday, 15 November 2019 at the University of Leeds, including an NSUKI Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Neuromodulation Procedures and a meeting of SNNAP.


QUICK LINKS

To view copy of the 2019 ASM programme, CLICK HERE


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION


The Congress was approved by  EACCME® for European CME credits.


Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.


The Congress was approved for CPD Credits by Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK


LEEDS FACULTY



Prof Robert Levy
President, International Neuromodulation Society
Director, Marcus Neuroscience Institute
Chairman, Sandler Department of Neurosurgery
Professor at Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, Florida, USA





Prof Dirk De Ridder
Neurological Foundation Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Otago
Dunedin, New Zealand










Dr Louis J. Raso
Consultant in Pain Management
& Physical Medicine
The Pain Center
Jupiter, Florida
USA







Dr Simon J. Thomson
Emeritus Director-at-Large and Past-President, INS
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Cambridge University Hospitals
United Kingdom








Mr Chirag Patel
Special Interest: SCS/PNS
Consultant Adult and Paediatric Neurosurgeon
University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff, Wales
United Kingdom






Mr Girish Vajramani
Special Interest: SCS/PNS/ITB
Consultant Neurosurgeon
University Hospital Southamptom
Southampton, UK






Dr Dudley Bush
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
Leeds Teaching Hospitals
Leeds, UK









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











Prof Abdul Ghaaliq Lalkhen
Consultant in Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine
Clinical Lead for SCS Service
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Salford Royal Hospital
Pendleton, Salford, UK







Mr Gnanamurthy Sivakumar
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Leeds, UK










Dr Sheila Black
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Leeds, UK










Dr Anu Kansal
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Middlesbrough, UK








Mr John Goodden
Consultant Paediatric & Adult Neurosurgeon
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK









Prof Mark Johnson
Professor of Pain and Analgesia
Director of the Centre for Pain Research
School of Clinical and Applied Sciences
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds, UK












Dr. Allen W. Burton
Medical Director of Neuromodulation
Abbott
Plano, Texas
USA









Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK









Miss Stana Bojanic
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK










Dr Ashish Gulve
Honorary Treasurer, NSUKI
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK








Dr Arun Bhaskar
President, British Pain Society
Honorary Secretary, NSUKI
WIP UK Section Chairman
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Charing Cross Hospital
London, UK





Dr Josh Keaveny
Member for Irish Affairs, NSUKI
Past-Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Ireland
Consultant in Pain Management
Director, Acute and Chronic pain Services
Beaumont Hospital
Dublin, Ireland






Dr Vivek Mehta
Board Member, NSUKI
Chair, British Pain Society Headache SIG
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Honorary Senior Lecturer
Deputy Director, Pain and Anaesthesia Research Centre
St Bartholomew’s Hospital
London, UK







Mr Thomas Dudding
‎Consultant Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgeon
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Southampton, UK









Prof James Fitzgerald
Board Member, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford, United Kingdom










Mr Roger Strachan
Past-President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Consultant Neurosurgeon
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK









Dr Sarah Love-Jones
Consultant in Pain Management & Anaesthesia
North Bristol NHS Trust
Frenchay Hospital
Bristol, UK





2019 ASM TOPICS


Future of Spine and Brain Stimulation

Opioids and Neuromodulation

Metal Allergy and Neuromodulation Implants

Spinal Cord Stimulation and MRI Conditionality

Neuromodulation Modalities for Back Pain

Neuromodulation in Cancer Survivors

Intrathecal Drug Delivery for Cancer Pain

Closed Loop Stimulation

Results of New Neuromodulation Studies (Reactive8B, Evoke, Velocity, Icon, BOLD)

Vagal Nerve Stimulation


2019 ASM TIMETABLE

Venue: The Aspire, 2 Infirmary St, Leeds LS1 2JP, United Kingdom

Day One, Friday, 15th November 2019, 08.00-16.00hrs -  NSUKI Satellite Workshops

Day Two, Saturday 16th November 2019, 09.00 - 18.00hrs - ASM Lecture Programme

Day Three, Sunday, 17th November 2019, 08.30 - 15.15hrs - ASM Lecture Programme



2019 ASM SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

To download a pdf copy of the ASM programme, CLICK HERE



NSUKI ASM DINNER (16.11.19)


Palm Court Room
The Queens Hotel
City Square
Leeds
LS1 1PJ
United Kingdom

The NSUKI ASM Dinner took place in the Palm Court Room at the Queens Hotel on on Saturday, 16th November 2019.


HOTEL ACCOMMODATION



The Queens Hotel
City Square
Leeds
LS1 1PJ
United Kingdom

*A short walk from the NSUKI ASM venue at The Aspire building.


15 Nov 2019 - Inaugural NSUKI Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Neuromodulation Procedures




















NSUKI's inaugural Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Neuromodulation Procedures took place at the University of Leeds on 15 November 2019 . The workshop was a satellite event of the NSUKI Annual Scientific Meeting at the The Aspire, Leeds on 16-17 November 2019.


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

*The workshop was approved for European CME Credits by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org

*The workshop was also approved for 5 CPD Points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK


WORKSHOP PROGRAMME (15.11.19, 08.00-18.00HRS)

Venue: Airport Lounge,  Level 7, Worsley Building, Clarendon Way, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK

To view and download a copy of the final workshop programme, CLICK HERE


WORKSHOP DIRECTOR




Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Board Member, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK







WORKSHOP FACULTY



Prof Robert Levy
President, International Neuromodulation Society
Director, Marcus Neuroscience Institute
Chairman, Sandler Department of Neurosurgery
Professor at Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, Florida, USA








Dr Dominic Hegarty FIPP
Honorary Treasurer, World Institute of Pain Executive Board
Consultant in Pain Management and Neuromodulation
Orthopaedic and Spinal Centre
Mater Private Hospital
Cork, Ireland








Dr Gilbert H.C. Tjiang
Consultant Pain Specialist & Anaesthetist
Maasstad Ziekenhuis
Rotterdam
The Netherlands








Miss Stana Bojanic
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant Neurosurgeon
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, UK










Dr Ashish Gulve
Honorary Treasurer, NSUKI
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK











Dr Simon J. Thomson
Emeritus Director-at-Large and Past-President, INS
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Essex, UK











Dr Sheila Black
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Leeds, UK










Mr Girish Vajramani
Consultant Neurosurgeon
University Hospital Southamptom
Southampton, UK









Dr Manohar Lal Sharma
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Clinical Lead
The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool, UK 








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









Dr Basabjit Das
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
St James's Hospital & Trinity Health Sciences
Dublin, Ireland









WORKSHOP TOPICS

X-ray Guided Spinal Cord Stimulation (Thoracic),

X-ray Guided Spinal Cord Stimulation (Cervical)

X-rag Guided Spinal Cord Stimulation (Retrograde)

X-ray Guided Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Neuromodulation (Stimwave)

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Neuromodulation Upper Limb (Stimrouter)

Surgical Skills Training

Spinal Cord Stimulation Training with Simulator Model


WORKSHOP PROGRAMME (15.11.19, 08.00-18.00HRS)
Venue: Airport Lounge, Level 7, Worsley Building, University of Leeds, Clarendon Way, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK

To view and download a copy of the final workshop programme, CLICK HERE



REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

To register your interest in attending a future NSUKI workshop, CLICK HERE

15 Nov 2019 - SNNAP Programme at NSUKI Leeds

Specialist Neuromodulation Nurses and Associated Professinonals (SNNAP) held an inaugural meeting at the University of Leeds on Friday, 15 November 2019 15.30-17.30hrs which included an AGM and lectures on 'Sydney INS' and 'Opioids and Spinal Cord Stimulation.

For further information, contact: Mark.Draper@thewaltoncentre.nhs.uk


SPEAKERS TO INCLUDE


Mr Robin Wilding
Pain Specialist Nurse
Salford Royal Foundation NHS Trust
Salford Royal Hospital
Pendleton
Salford, UK


Mrs Karen Sanderson
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre
Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals
London, UK

11-12 NOV 2017 - OXFORD, UNITED KINGDOM















The Neuromodulation Society of the UK & Ireland's Annual Scientific Meeting took place at the Examination Schools, Oxford, UK on 11-12 November 2017. The 2017 ASM was a joint meeting with the IASP Special Interest Group on Neuromodulation. 


To view Day One (11.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To view Day Two (12.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To download a copy of the ASM programme, CLICK HERE




ASM INVITED FACULTY


Prof Keyoumars Ashkan
President, British Society for Stereotactic
and Functional Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London, UK










Mr Kerry Bradley
Director, Clinical Science & Research
Nevro Corp
Menlo Park, California
USA









Dr Alexandre F. M. DaSilva
Director, Headache & Orofacial Pain Effort (H.O.P.E.)tm
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
Laboratory:
The Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience Institute (MBNI)
Ann Arbor, Michigan
USA






Prof Sam Eldabe
Chair, IASP Neuromodulation SIG
Past-President, NSUKI
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK




Prof Bert Joosten
MH&Ns School for Mental Health & Neuroscience
Maastricht University
Maastricht
The Netherlands








Mr S S Kadirkamanathan
Consultant Upper GI Surgeon
Broomfield Hospital
Chelmsford
Essex, UK








Prof John Markman
Secretary, IASP SIG on Neuromodulation
Director, Translational Pain Research Program
Lead, Neuromedicine Pain Management Center
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Rochester School
of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, New York State,
USA






Prof Stephen B McMahon
Sherrington Professor of Physiology
Director, London Pain Consortium
Neurorestoration group
Wolfson Wing
King's College London
Guy's Campus,
London, UK








Dr Sherdil Nath
Expert in Interventional Pain Relief for over 30 Years
Private Pain Management Practice
Umeå, Sweden








Mr Nicholas Park
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals
NHS Foundation Trust
Royal Preston Hospital
Preston
Lancashire, UK








Dr John Parker
Founder & CEO
Saluda Medical
New South Wales
Australia








Prof Lawrence R. Poree
Professor and Director of Neuromodulation Service
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
University of California at San Francisco
Treasurer of the North American Neuromodulation Society
Board of Directors for the International Neuromodulation Society
Institute of Neuromodulation Council Member
UCSF Pain Management Center
San Francisco, CA
USA







Prof Steven A Prescott
Neurosciences & Mental Health,
The Hospital for Sick Children
Department of Physiology
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada






Dr Valerie Stevenson
Lead for Spasticity Management
Consultant Neurologist
National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
University College London Hospitals,
London, UK






Dr Simon J. Thomson
Emeritus Director-at-Large and Past-President, INS
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Cambridge University Hospitals
United Kingdom







Dr Jean-Pierre Van Buyten
Consultant in Anesthesia & Pain Management
Director of the Multidisciplinary Pain Center
AZ Nikolaas
Sint-Niklaas
Belgium






Dr Armando Villarreal
Treasurer, IASP SIG on Neuromodulation
Clin.  Assist. Professor
Neurosurgical Partners
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York State,
USA





ASM PROGRAMME

To view Day One (11.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To view Day Two (12.11.17) of the NSUKI ASM Programme, CLICK HERE 

To download a copy of the ASM programme, CLICK HERE



FREE ORAL PRESENTATIONS

To view the abstracts selected for oral presentation on 12 November 2017, CLICK HERE


NSUKI ASM DINNER (11.11.17)















Exeter College
Turl Street
Oxford, OX1 3DP
United Kingdom

The NSUKI ASM Dinner too place at the 700+ year old Exeter College, Oxford on the evening of 11th November 2017


About the College

Exeter College is located at the heart of Oxford, adjoining the Bodleian Library. The College, the fourth oldest at the University, has occupied its current site on Turl Street since 1315, one year after it was founded. Today Exeter is home to a diverse community of fellows and students from across the world.