Monday, 1 June 2015

20-25 JAN 2019 - RETURN TO FRENCH ALPS


The London Pain Forum "Advances in Pain Medicine" International Winter Symposium returned to the Hotel Village Montana, Tignes Le Lac, France on 20-25 January 2019 with a six day programme of lectures and expert discussions. WATCH THIS SPACE FOR DETAILS OF THE 2020 WINTER SYMPOSIUM IN TIGNES!


WINTER SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMME
 

To view and download a pdf copy of the 2019 symposium programme, CLICK HERE


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

“The London Pain Forum "Advances in Pain Medicine" Winter Symposium, Tignes Le Lac, France, 20/01/2019-25/01/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 18 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”

“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"



SCIENTIFIC DIRECTORS



Dr Teodor Goroszeniuk
President, London Pain Forum
Special Interest: Neuromodulation
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Interventional Pain Management & Neuromodulation Practice, Wimpole Street
London,UK






Dr Arun Bhaskar
President-Elect, British Pain Society
UK Section Chair, World Institute of Pain
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Pain Management Centre
Imperial College NHS Trust
Charing Cross Hospital
London, UK





 SYMPOSIUM FACULTY INCLUDE



Prof Luis Garcia-Larrea
Editor in Chief, European Journal of Pain
Head, Central Integration of Pain, Centre for Neuroscience of Lyon 
University Hospital Pain Center (CETD)
Hôpital Neurologique
Lyon, France








Dr Vladimir Gorelov
Consultant in Pain Management & Anaesthesia
Spire Elland Hospital
BMI The Huddersfield Hospital
West Yorkshire, UK








Dr William Hwang
Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation & Neurology
Methodist Health System
Southern Neurorehab Institute
Dallas, USA











Dr Tzvetanka Ivanova-Stoilova
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Anaesthetics Department
Royal Gwent Hospital
Newport, Gwent
Wales, UK








Dr Sarah Love-Jones
Special Interests: Neuromodulation, Facial Pain
Consultant in Pain Management & Anaesthesia
North Bristol NHS Trust
Frenchay Hospital
Bristol, UK









Dr Mike Platt
Consultant Pain Specialist
Pain Management Centre
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Charing Cross Hospital
London, UK






Dr Camillus Power
Past-Dean, Faculty of Pain Medicine, Ireland
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Tallaght University Hospital
Tallaght
Dublin
Ireland







Dr Simon Thomson
Emeritus, Director-at-Large & Past-President
International Neuromodulation Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals
Cambridge University Hospitals
United Kingdom








Dr Athmaja R. Thottungal FIPP, CIPS
Chronic Pain Lead, London Society of Regional
Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine
Trust Lead Clinician - Pain Management
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Kent & Canterbury Hospital
Visiting Senior Lecturer, Canterbury Christ Church Univ.
Canterbury, Kent, UK







Dr Kholoud Alharbi
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Consultant Anaesthetist
Residency Training Program Director in Anesthesia
King Fahad General Hospital
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia









Dr Christophe Perruchoud
President, Swiss Neuromodulation Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Hospital De La Tour
Meyrin, Switzerland








Dr Moein Tavakkoli
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
St George's University Hospital Foundation Trust
University College London Hospitals
London, UK











Mr Ivor Gillbe
CEO, Bioinduction Ltd
Bristol, UK








Dr Anthony Hammond
Senior Fellow, London Pain Forum
European Tutor, International Spine Intervention Society
Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist
Special Interest: Spine/Disc Interventions
KIMS Hospital, Maidstone
Kent, UK











Dr Heidi Mylenbusch
Spine Intervention Society Course Instructor
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Rugpoli Twente
Delden, The Netherlands









Ms Kathryn Hornby 
Chief Nursing Officer
Management Team
London Bridge Hospital
London, UK









Dr Linda Hacking
Consultant Clinical Radiologist
Director of Medical Education
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals
Blackpool, UK








2019 SYMPOSIUM TOPICS


What We can Learn from Imaging the Brain

Treatment of Headache Pain

Treatment of Neuropathic Pain

Treatment of Diabetic Neuropathies and Long Term Follow up

Treatment of Coccygeal Pain

Management of Discogenic Pain

Treatment of Modic Changes

Interventions for Cancer Pain

Electrical Stimulation for Mechanical Low Back Pain

Ultrasound Guided Interventional Pain Management (incl. Interactive Ultrasound Scanning with live model)

Updates on Interventional Pain Management

Advances in Neuromodulation Therapies

Updates on Non-invasive Neuromodulation

Updates on Intrathecal Drug Delivery

Complaints Process

Leadership in the NHS

Panel Discussion Topics (incl. Placebo and Rising Costs of Healthcare)

Free Oral and Poster Presentations



2019 SESSION TIMES

Venue: Salon Le Lac, Hotel Village Montana, Les Almes, 73320 Tignes Le Lac, France


Sunday 20.01.19 - 17.45-20.00hrs

Monday 21.01.19 - 08.00-09.30hrs & 17.30-20.00hrs

Tuesday 22.01.19 - 08.00-09.30hrs & 17.30-20.00hrs

Wednesday 23.01.19 - 08.00-09.30hrs & 17.30-20.00hrs

Thursday 24.01.19 - 08.00-10.00hrs

Friday 25.01.19 - 18.00-20.00hrs


PRESENTING YOUR OWN WORK 

If you would like to present your own work at a future winter symposium, please contact Mr Ciaran Wazir via email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com



WINTER SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMME

To view and download a pdf copy of the 2019 symposium programme, CLICK HERE



CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

“The London Pain Forum "Advances in Pain Medicine" Winter Symposium, Tignes Le Lac, France, 20/01/2019-25/01/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 18 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”

“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"



2020 REGISTRATION FEES


TO BE UPDATED





WINTER SYMPOSIUM HOTEL












HOTEL VILLAGE MONTANA
Les Almes
73320 Tignes le Lac
FRANCE


Located in the heart of Tignes le Lac and the Espace Killy area, the hotel Village Montana combines the charm and comfort of a mountain hotel with the elegance of a typical Savoyarde-style chalet.




GETTING TO TIGNES


It is the responsibility of participants to make their own way to Tignes but please find some options below:


By Plane



















Airports

Geneva
Lyon
Chambery
Grenoble & St Etienne

Some Airlines

Easyjet
Ryanair
BA
Swiss

Coach/Car Transfer Times

Lyon - 240km
Coach: 4 hr. - Car: 3 hr.
Geneva - 180km
Coach: 4 hr. - Car: 3 hr.
Chambery - 145km
Coach: 2 hr. 30 min

*For coach transfers between Geneva Airport and Tignes le Lac visit: www.altibus.com



By Train


















Join the group travelling on the Eurostar Winter train from London St Pancras to Bourg St Maurice on 19 January 2019, returning on 26 January 2019.  Book your tickets direct at www.eurostar.com
 Contact Mr Ciaran Wazir for further information regarding group shared taxi transfers between Bourg St Maurice and Tignes Le Lac: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


 2020 ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM