Royal College of Anaesthetists (Awaiting Approval for CPD points)

11th Annual North England Pain Medicine Group Meeting

Friday 21st June 2019

0830 – 0900
Registration & Refreshments
0900 – 0910
Introduction and Welcome:
Dr Seshu Tatikola, Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia, Hull

Session 1

0910 – 1045
CRPS
Chair: Dr Seshu Tatikola and Dr Sanjeeva Gupta, Consultants in Pain Medicine, Bradford
0910 – 0930
Updated CRPS guidelines
Dr Manohar Sharma, Consultant Pain Medicine, The Walton Centre, Liverpool
0930 – 1000
A Paradigm Change in approach to CRPS
Dr Lakshmi Vas, Consultant in Pain Medicine, KEM Teaching Hospital, Mumbai, India
1000 – 1020
Physiotherapy and CRPS
Ms Selina Johnson, Specialist Physiotherapist, The Walton Centre, Liverpool
1020 – 1050
Discussion
1050 – 1115
Coffee Break & Poster Exhibition

Session 2

1115 – 1300
Opioids, Cannabis and Complementary Therapy
Chair: Dr Barry Miller, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Dean – Faculty of Pain Medicine.
1115 – 1135
Addiction to Prescription Pain killers /Opioid Aware weaning strategies
Dr Soraya Mayet, Consultant Psychiatrist (Addiction Specialist) – Humber Teaching Teaching NHS FT
1135 – 1155
Cannabinoids in Pain Medicine – Current Considerations
Dr John Hughes, Consultant in Pain Medicine, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, Vice-Dean – Faculty of Pain Medicine
1155 – 1215
Opioids, Schedule 3 Gabapentinoids, Sleep & Driving: Balancing Duty Vs Care
Dr Sailesh Mishra, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Newcastle
1215 – 1240
Yoga and Mindfulness in Managing Chronic Pain: Celebrating International Yoga Day.
Dr Dimple Vyas, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust
1240 – 1300
Discussion
1300 – 1345
Lunch Break

Session 3

1345 – 1530
Towards an Optimal Outcome: Low Back Pain
Chair: Dr Nick Plunkett, Consultant in Pain Medicine, Sheffield
1345 – 1410
Radiological Investigations in Pain Medicine: Ordering and Interpreting!
Dr M Chandramohan, Consultant MSK Radiologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
1410 – 1430
NICE CG 59: Medial Branch Block and Radiofrequency: Optimal techniques MINT study
Dr Baranidharan, Consultant in Pain medicine, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
1430 – 1500
Burst DR SCS Microdosing in DeNovo patients – Primary results (TBC)
1500 – 1520
Discussion
1520 – 1540
Coffee Break & Poster Exhibition

Session 4:

Chair: Dr John Hughes, Consultant in Pain Medicine, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, Vice-Dean – Faculty of Pain Medicine

1540 –1600
Neuropathic pain management – Non opioid medication overview Hull experience
Dr Seshu Babu Tatikola, Consultant in Pain Medicine/Anaesthesia, Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
1600 – 1615
The Integrative Model of Adjustment to Chronic Conditions: Towards impact and clinical application" in Chronic Pain
Dr Lis Hammond, Counselling Psychologist, Senior Lecturer Teeside University
1615 – 1640
Research in the North of England
Research topics – Leeds /Liverpool – ongoing projects – Dr Barani, Experience on Genicular Nerve blocks – Dr Tom Bendinger, Consultant Pain /Anaesthesia, Sheffield University Hospitals
1640 – 1700
Best Poster Presentation
Trainee session
1700 – 1715
Discussion and Closing remarks
1715 – 1730
NEPG Business Meeting:
All members

PLEASE NOTE: This is a draft programme and subject to change.