Dear Colleagues, The next Sylvester O’Halloran (Virtual) Perioperative Symposium will be taking place on the 5th & 6th March 2021. Keynote talks by: The Paul O’Byrne Lecture   -    Professor H. Paul Redmond Nursing Masterclass   -   Professor Eva Doherty Sylvester O’Halloran Lecture   -   Professor Werner Hohenberger Sir Thomas Myles Lecture   -   Professor Susan Standring There will also be sessions in Clinical Breast, Colorectal, Covid, Vascular, Plenary, Orthopaedic, General Surgery, Anaesthesia, Head & Neck and Poster Sessions When: 5th March 2021 Where: Online ( platform) Register here:

This is the 10th year of the Association of Anaesthetists Manchester Core Topics meeting which is aimed at updating anaesthetists in a wide area of topics. All the speakers are experts in their field. Please click here to view the AOA Online Core Topics Manchester Poster . This year’s event takes place online on 22 & 23 April 2021 and topics will update the participants in some of the following areas:                 For more information and to register please see the attached programme and link below:

Orthopaedic anaesthesia is practiced by almost all anaesthetists. Some areas have become more specialist. Regional anaesthetic techniques have seen changes. Many patients have co-morbid conditions. Topics include awake shoulder surgery, analgesia for knee surgery, issues for spinal surgery including protection of the spinal cord, tips on using ultrasound effectively, as well as the pros and cons of general versus regional anaesthesia for orthopaedics. All the speakers are experts in their respective fields and have done original research. You will be updated on current trends in anaesthesia for orthopaedic surgery. Learning objectives: 1. Management of patients with cardiac disease 2. Management of coagulation during surgery 3. Specialist airway management 4.

Dear Colleagues, ISRA is delighted to announce the Update Day Webinar 2021 that they will take place on Friday 26th March 2021 from 9.30am. Lectures, debate and discussions dealing with cutting edge topics in regional anaesthesia with top national and international speakers. Speakers: Dr Simeon West, UK Prof. George Shorten, Ireland Dr Jaques T. Ya Deau, USA Dr More Womarans, UK Fees: ISRA Members: Free Non-Members: Consultants 50€ NCHD 25€ Registration:   For more information please get in touch with us at Looking forward to meeting you! ISRA Team    

The College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland invites medical students on the island of Ireland to submit an essay on the topic of "Safety while we watch - What should a Patient Safety Culture in Anaesthesiology look like?". The winner will be awarded a €500 prize and must be available to give a short presentation about their essay at the National Patient Safety Conference in November 2021 (date & time to be confirmed). 2nd Place: €300 plus invitation to National Patient Safety Conference 2021 3rd place: €100 plus invitation to National Patient Safety Conference