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Imaging Wigan Meeting

Dr E Lake

  • Date: Wednesday 27th November 2019 from 6.00 - 8.00 pm
  • Venue: Education Centre, Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan Lane, Wigan, WN1 2NN
  • Members £0.00
  • Non Members FREE
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Directions to venue – the Medical Education Centre is building no 35

6.00 pm        Dr Choong Poon to introduce & welcome to Wigan meeting
6.05 pm        Professor Sathi Sukumar, President, Section of Imaging Manchester Medical Society
6.10 pm        Dr Susan Tebby-Lees, NW RCR Subcommittee
6.20 pm        Dr Roger Laitt, Greater Manchester Lead for Radiology
6.30 pm        Dr Alistair Craig, NWSOR

6.40 pm
Ian Young Memorial Lecture
50 years of device innovation in Vascular Radiology: Success, failure and controversy
Dr Edward Lake, Consultant Vascular Radiologist, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

A walk through some of the key areas in vascular radiology focusing on innovative and novel technologies which have come into clinical practice and how they have or have not stood up to clinical use. We will also touch on current day medical device controversies involving the MHRA and NICE.

Learning objectives:

  • Introduction to some novel and innovative medical devices and how they work
  • How are medical devices assessed
  • Some specific cases of MHRA or NICE involvement in medical devices

7.30 pm        Registrar Presentations
CASE PRESENTATIONS – If you wish to present at this meeting please email your title and approx 4 lines about the topic to: Subject line to read: MMS Presentation

  • Closing date to be eligible for selection is the 1st November 2019. Successful applicants will be notified by the 8th

8.00 pm
Buffet Supper