Sunday, 19 January 2020

19-24 JAN 2020 - RETURN TO FRENCH ALPS


The London Pain Forum "Advances in Pain Medicine" International Winter Symposium returned for the EIGHTH time to Hotel Village Montana, Tignes Le Lac, France on 19-24 January 2020 with a six day programme of lectures, expert discussions and workshops.


QUICK LINKS

To view and download a PDF of the symposium programme, CLICK HERE


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

“The London Pain Forum's VIII 'Advances in Pain Medicine' Winter Symposium, Tignes Le Lac, France, 19/01/2020-24/01/2020 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 20 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 Credits. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.




SYMPOSIUM FACULTY




Prof Tara Renton
Professor in Oral Surgery
Lead Orofacial Pain Services
Honorary Fellow American Association or Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Oral Surgery Department,
King's College London Dental Institute
London, UK






Dr Chris Wells
Vice-President, European Pain Federation (EFIC)
Past-President, European Pain Federation (EFIC)
Clinical interests: Back Pain and Neuropathic Pain
Past-Director, Pain Management Centre
Walton Centre, Liverpool, UK







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







Prof Maurice Dematteis
Professor of Pharmacology and Addiction Medicine
Consultant Neurologist
Addiction Clinic
Univ. Hospital
Grenoble, France








Dr Christophe Perruchoud
President, Swiss Neuromodulation Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Ensemble Hospitalier de la Côte (EHC)
Morges, Switzerland









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






Dr Teodor Goroszeniuk
Scientific Director, Winter Symposium
President, London Pain Forum
Special Interest: Neuromodulation
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Interventional Pain Management & Neuromodulation Practice, Wimpole Street
London,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 Tzvetanka Ivanova-Stoilova
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Anaesthetics Department
Royal Gwent Hospital
Newport, Gwent
Wales, UK







Dr Yakov Perper
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Astoria Pain Management Private Clinic
Astoria
New York, USA






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










Dr Dmitry Kruglov
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Univ. College London Hospitals
London, UK








Dr Mike W Platt
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecture
Senior Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthetics
Pain Management Centre
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Charing Cross Hospital
London, UK








Dr Bernat Carner-Bonet
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 
Leighton Hospital
Cheshire, UK








Dr Anand Murugesan FIPP CIPS 
Department of Anaesthesia & Palliative Care
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre
Chennai
India









Dr. Carina Li 
President, Hong Kong Pain Society, IASP chapter
Chairman, Hong Kong Society of Musculoskeletal Pain
Director, Hong Kong Pain Medicine Centre
Hong Kong









Mr Wai Kin Wong
Summitter of Mount Everest & Mount Lhotse
Chairman of the Hong Kong Multisports Association
Hong Kong










Mr Shaheen Khazali
Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
St Peter's Hospital
Chertsey
Surrey, UK









Mr Nicholas Park
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals
Preston, UK








WINTER SYMPOSIUM 2020 HOT TOPICS

Orofacial Pain Diagnosis & Interventions

Cancer Pain Management: Interventions & Ethical Questions

RF/PRF Treatment in Cancer Pain

Interventions for Myofascial Pain Syndromes

Peripheral Neuropathic Pain & Prevention

Pulsed Radiofrequency for CRPS

Whats New in Ultrasound Guided (USG) Pain Interventions?

Live Model Interactive Hands-on Scanning for USG Pain &  MSK Targets

Endoscopic Interventional Pain Procedures

Management of Discogenic Pain

CT Guided Pain Interventions

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Back Pain

Peripheral Neuromodulation

Evidence & Recommendations for Intrathecal Drug Delivery

Opioid Reduction & Addiction

Cannabinoids

Controversies in Pain Management Pharmaceutical Industry

Do we need Pain Medicine as a Specialty?

MSK Pain Management

Urgent Management of Frostbite

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome - A highly complex syndrome to manage.


WINTER SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMME 

To view and download a PDF of the symposium programme, CLICK HERE


2020 SESSION TIMES

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


Sunday 19.01.20 - 17.45-20.00hrs

Monday 20.01.20 - 08.00-09.30hrs & 17.30-20.00hrs

Tuesday 21.01.20 - 08.00-09.30hrs & 17.30-20.00hrs

Wednesday 22.01.20 - 17.30-20.00hrs

Thursday 23.01.20 - 08.00-09.30hrs & 17.30-20.00hrs

Friday 24.01.20 - 08.00-10.00hrs & 17.30-19.30hrs



2020 REGISTRATION FEES


Registration Fee for Scientific Programme Only (19-24 Jan 2020)

Early Bird Registration Fee: £350.00 (GBP)

On-Site Registration Fee: £400.00 (GBP)



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 4 star 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 18 January 2020, returning on 25 January 2020.  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


To register your interest in attending the 2020 winter symposium in Tignes, CLICK HERE