RSM Venous Forum Masterclass : Trainee Day

For the first time training in venous disease forms a major part of our meeting with the introduction of a dedicated specialty trainees day immediately preceding the main meeting and there is a training symposium in the plenary programme.
There is a sponsored (Medtronic) meal in the evening 


Day 1 - Trainee day masterclass for UK vascular trainees

9.00 am
Registration, tea and coffee

9.30 am
Welcome and introduction
Mr Isaac Nyamekye, President, Venous Forum, Royal Society of Medicine

9.45 am
Venous anatomy and terminology
Speaker to be confirmed

10.00 am
Clinical assessment of lower limb symptoms
Dr Sophie Renton, Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Northwick Park Hospital and an Honorary Senior Lecturer for Imperial College

10.15 am
Differential diagnosis of leg ulceration
Dr Raghu Kolluri MD, Vascular Medicine, OhioHealth Heart and Vascular Physicians in Columbus, Ohio, USA

10.45 am
Tea and coffee break

11.00 am
What comprises a venous duplex scan?
Speaker to be confirmed

11.15 am
Cross-sectional venous imaging
Speaker to be confirmed

11.30 am
Haemodynamic assessment of venous function
Speaker to be confirmed

11.45 am
Speaker to be confirmed

12.00 pm

1.15 pm
Endothermal truncal ablation techniques
Speaker to be confirmed

1.30 pm
Non-thermal truncal ablation techniques
Speaker to be confirmed

1.45 pm
Assessment and treatment of pelvic vein reflux
Speaker to be confirmed

2.00 pm
Ambulatory phlebectomy technique
Speaker to be confirmed

2.15 pm
Tea and coffee break

2.30 pm
Foam sclerotherapy for truncal veins
Professor Andrew Bradbury, Sampson Gamgee Professor of Vascular Surgery, University of Birmingham and Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham

2.45 pm
Sclerotherapy for tributaries and reticular veins
Speaker to be confirmed

3.00 pm
Treatment of thread veins and telangiectasis
Speaker to be confirmed

3.15 pm
Tea and coffee break

3.30 pm
Acute DVT treatment
Professor Alun Davies, Professor of Vascular Surgery, Charing Cross Hospital

3.55 pm
Anticoagulation and monitoring after acute DVT intervention
Speaker to be confirmed

4.20 pm
Treatment of chronic venous occlusions
Speaker to be confirmed

4.45 pm
Important venous papers
Mr Bruce Campbell, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Exeter

5.15 pm
Closing remarks
Speaker to be confirmed

5.30 pm
Close of meeting meeting


Trainee doctor masterclass day: £80
Trainee doctor annual conference only: £150
Trainee doctor masterclass & conference: £200


Mon, July 10, 2017


Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street