WAIT 2014 : Marwell Zoo (15th October 2014)

WAIT 2014 was held at Marwell Zoo on Wednesday 15th October 2014. It was attended by trainee anaesthetists from across the region as well as college tutors.

Lectures from leaders in the field were given on the Environmental impact of anaesthesia, Awareness under general anaesthesia, Remote and rural anaesthesia, Awake videolaryngoscopic intubation, Working as a Neurointensivecare fellow, Extracorporeal techniques in clinical thoracic transplantation, NCEPOD Tracheostomy Care and finishing off with Veterinary Anaesthesia. Trainees had the opportunity to enter the poster competition and four gave oral presentations.

Trainee Presentations

Thank you to our judges Dr Tom Pierce, Dr Kathy Torlot and Dr Julie Onslow.

Oral presentations :-

Poster presentations :-


Marwell Wildlife
Thompsons Lane
Colden Common
SO21 1JH

Phone : 01962 777407
Website : http://www.marwell.org.uk/


8:30 Registration, tea & coffee  
8:50 Welcome Dr Tim Martindale
9:00 Atmospheric science and the environmental impact of anaesthesia Dr Tom Pierce
Consultant Cardiac Anaesthetist, Southampton
9:45 Awareness under general anaesthesia - the 5th National audit project of the Royal College of Anaesthetists Dr Mike Sury
Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Great Ormond Street Hospital
10:30 Tea & Coffee Break  
10:50 40 bar to -40 degrees - remote and rural anaesthesia Dr Rob Conway
Anaesthetist with an interest in diving and expedition medicine
11:35 Awake videolaryngoscopic intubation Dr Iljaz Hodzovic
Consultant Anaesthetist with an interest in airway research & management, Cardiff
12:20 Trainee Oral Presentations  
13:00 Working as a Neurointensivecare fellow Dr Adam Stokes
13:10 Lunch  
14:00 Extracorporeal techniques in clinical thoracic transplantation Dr Bart Zych
14:45 SPARC: Past, present and future Dr Ben Harris
Anaesthetic & ICM Trainee, Wesssex School of Anaesthesia Rep and co-founder of SPARC (Southcoast Perioperative Audit & Research Collaboration)
15:30 Tea & Coffee Break  
15:45 NCEPOD Tracheostomy Care: On the right trach? Dr Mark Juniper
Consultant in General & Respiratory Medicine, Swindon.
16:15 Veterinary Anaesthesia - the difficulties of keeping zoo animals still and alive Mr Peter Kettlewell
17:00 Trainee Prizes, Certificates & Close Drs Ian Mettam and Helen Bryant


Programme (Colour booklet) here (pdf).









Committee Lead : Tim Martindale

Treasurer & Sponsors : Helen Gordon

Venue & Speakers : Davina Watson

Website & Speakers : James Gaynor