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Child and Adolescent Mental Health


MANDEC directions 1.30 pm Registration and Coffee 2.00 pm Controversies in the treatment of adolescent depression Dr Bernadka Dubicka, Consultant Adolescent Psychiatrist, Lancashire Care FT and Hon Reader in Child Psychiatry, University of Manchester Aims: understand the evidence base for pharmacological treatment of adolescent depression understand the evidence base for psychological treatment of adolescent depression understand […]

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Emergency Medicine Paediatrics

The Manchester Arena Attack – A Paediatric Perspective


Stopford Building location (No.79 on University Campus map) 6.30 pm Coffee and registration 7.00 pm Reviewing the impact of the bomb at Manchester Arena on children, their families and the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. Dr Rachel Jenner, Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medicine Clinical Lead for Medicine 1 Clinical Service Unit, Royal Manchester […]

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To Manchester and back: transferring military lessons to benefit civilian healthcare

Brigadier Tim Hodgetts


MANDEC directions 5.30 pm Registration and Coffee 6.00 pm This year’s John F Wilkinson Memorial Lecture will be given by Brigadier Tim J Hodgetts CBE OStJ, Honorary Professor of Emergency Medicine, Royal College of Defence Studies Synopsis: This talk will highlight the innovation at pace that transformed the outcomes of the critically injured on recent […]

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Anaesthesia in the Elderly


Tameside Site Map  Building 19 – Werneth House Education Training & Development Centre 8.30 am Registration & Coffee 9.00 am Cognitive disturbance after surgery and its relationship to dementia (Codes 2A03, 1E02, 1F02) Dr Andrew Severn, Consultant Anaesthetist, Clinical Senior Tutor, Lancaster University Medical School Synopsis: What are the cognitive syndromes associated with anaesthesia and surgery? […]

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Cutting Edge Surgery and Innovation in Manchester


Chancellors Conference Centre 6.30 pm Coffee & Registration 7.00 pm       “Robotic surgery: What is feasible and what will be possible” Mr Chelliah Selvasekar, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust 7.20 pm “Tissue Engineering: What does the future hold” Mr Jason Wong,  Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust 7.40 pm “Mechanical […]

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Emergency Medicine Imaging

Imaging in War

Lt Col Dr Mark Ballard


Chancellors Conference Centre directions  [please note the venue change from original publicity notification] 6.00 pm Coffee & Registration 6.30 pm Lt Col Dr Mark Ballard, Consultant Radiologist, University Hospital Birmingham NHS FT.  He has recently returned from Camp Bastion as consultant radiologist and now combines his civilian and military clinical duties with the role of […]

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Medicine Pathology

The Pathology of EBV Infection


Morning Session 10.00-12 noon For Trainee Histopathologists/Haematologists ONLY Role of EBV in  haematological malignancy/morphology session (exam orientated) –  to be held at the Cytology Training School, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL There is no charge to attend the morning session – trainees email if you wish to attend the morning session. […]

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Technology in Medicine


MANDEC Directions  Technology is ubiquitous and pervades all aspects of medicine from education to scholarship, patient care to patient records and beyond. Whilst being critical to all aspects of medical care technology is often seen as ineffective, unresponsive and often a barrier to good patient care. This symposium will seek to highlight exemplars of innovative […]

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Arts, Medicine and Science


  Speakers include: Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, The President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Manchester Professor Sir Konstantin ‘Kostya’ Novoselov, FRS, The University of Manchester Professor John Keady, Professor of Older Peoples Mental Health, The University of Manchester Alistair Hudson, Director, The Whitworth Presidential Address of Professor Christopher Griffiths OBE, Foundation Professor of Dermatology, NIHR […]

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Stratified Medicine & Telford Memorial Lecture


MANDEC directions 1.30 pm Registration & Coffee Speakers to include: Professor Caroline Dive CBE, Deputy Director of the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute, The University of Manchester Professor Jonathan Barker, Professor of Medical Dermatology, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, King’s College London “Psoriasis: towards stratification by phenotype and outcome” Professor Anne Barton, Professor of Rheumatology and […]

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