4-5 Nov 2022 - Neuromodulation Congress, Newcastle, UK


QUICK LINKS

To register your interest in attending the meeting, CLICK HERE

To download a copy of the registration form for the meeting, CLICK HERE

To view and download a PDF of the abstract guidelines for oral/poster presentations, CLICK HERE


JOIN the Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland for the first Annual Scientific Meeting in three years at Hilton Newcastle Gateshead Hotel on 4-5 November 2022.

Watch this space for further updates on the long awaited congress.  

NSUKI ASM CHAIRMAN













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

12 MARCH 2022 - NSUKI INTERIM CONFERENCE, YORK, UK
















THE NSUKI INTERIM Neuromodulation Conference at The Grand Hotel, York took place on Saturday 12 March 2022.


NSUKI MEETING FACULTY




Prof Sam Eldabe
Chair, IASP Neuromodulation SIG
Consultant in Pain Medicine
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK
Hôpital de Morges
Morges, Switzerland







Dr Andrea Trescot, FIPP, CIPS
Chief Medical Officer, Stimwave
Past-President, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Editor/Senior Author, Peripheral Nerve Entrapments - Clinical Diagnosis & Management
Florida Pain Relief Group
Florida, USA







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







Dr Rui Duarte, Liverpool
Senior Research Fellow and 
Health Technology Assessment Lead 
University of Liverpool
Liverpool, UK







Dr Raymond Chadwick
Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Department of Pain and Anaesthesia
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK





Mr Girish Vajramani
Consultant Neurosurgeon
University Hospital Southamptom
Southampton, UK






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







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







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







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







Rik Buschman PhD
Senior Principal Scientist
External Research & Innovation
Medtronic
Neuromodulation, Neurosciences
Eindhoven, The Netherlands







Dave Mugan
Vice President of
Scientific Affairs
Saluda Medical







Mr Stephen Ward 
Therapy Development Manager
Neuromodulation, Region North Europe
Abbott Medical






Adina Seaton, Therapy
Development Specialist
Boston Scientific


Mr Ben Fear
Platform 14




CONFERENCE VENUE












The Grand Hotel
Station Rise
York
YO1 6GD


MEETING PROGRAMME 11-12 MARCH 2022


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



NETWORKING DINNER 11.03.22, 19.30HRS













NSUKI organised a networking dinner in The Grand Boardroom at The Grand Hotel on the evening of Friday, 11th March 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