Scientific Programme

WEDNESDAY 5 OCTOBER 2016
TIME LECTURE THEATRE 1
09:00 -09:10 OPENING ADDRESS
Martin Birchall
09:10 – 09:40 KEYNOTE LECTURE
Voices on the Brain
Sophie Scott
SESSION 1: VOCAL CORD PARALYSIS
Chair: Kate Heathcote
09:45 – 10:00 In office management of vocal cord paralysis
Clark Rosen
10:00 – 10:15 Laryngeal pacing
Gerhard Forster
10:15 – 10:30 Laryngeal reinnervation
Martin Birchall
10:30 – 10:50 Free papers X 2
10:50 – 11:00 Q & A
11:00 – 11:20 COFFEE BREAK IN EXHIBITION AREA
SESSION 2: GLOBUS
Chair: Mark Watson
11:20 – 11:35 Oesophageal inlet patch syndrome
Jason Dunn
11:35 – 12:05 Free papers X 3
12:05 – 12:25 LPR Evidence for
Alyn Morice
12:25 – 12:45 LPR Evidence against
Daniel Sifrim
12:50 – 13:00 Q & A
13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH BREAK IN EXHIBITION AREA
14:00 – 14:30 KEYNOTE LECTURE
Vocal Fold Atrophy: A new disease in old people
Clark Rosen
SESSION 3: LARYNGEAL DYSFUNCTION
Chair: Guri Sandhu
14:30 – 14:45 Exercise induced laryngeal and pharyngeal collapse in the horse
Kate Allen
14:45 – 15:00 Exercise induced laryngeal obstruction
James Hull
15:00 – 15:15 Vocal cord dysfunction
Julia Selby
15:15 – 15:35 Free papers x 2
15:35 – 15:45 Gaining new insights into the larynx and exercise

Emil Schwarz Walsted

15:45 – 16:00 COFFEE IN EXHIBITION AREA 
16:00 – 16:15   How I do it – Endoscopic placement of rib cartilage graftChristopher Wootten16:15 – 17:15 -SESSION 4: DIFFICULT CASES PANEL DISCUSSION
EARLY LARYNGEAL CANCER
Chair: Khalid Ghufoor
PANEL:
Mark Watson
Guri Sandhu
Louise Occomore
Sibtain Amen
17:00 – 18:30 POSTER SESSION, WINE AND CANAPE RECEPTION

THURSDAY 6 OCTOBER 2016

LARYNGOLOGY SESSIONS

TIME LECTURE THEATRE 1
SESSION 5: NEUROLARYNGOLOGY
Chair: Mered Harries
09:00 – 09:15 Laryngeal electromyography
Clark Rosen
09:15 – 09:30 Botulinum toxins, beyond spasmodic dysphonia
Lucy Hicklin
09:30 – 09:45 Tardive laryngeal dystonia, a cause of stridor in adults
Marie-Helene Marion
09:45 – 10:05 Free papers x 2
10:05 – 10:15 Q & A
10:15 -10:45 KEY NOTE LECTURE
Innovative implants for patients with laryngeal disorders
Philippe Schultz and Christian Debry
10:50 – 11:10 COFFEE IN THE EXHIBITION AREA
SESSION 6: REGENERATIVE APPROACH TO THE AIRWAY
Chair: Jonathan Fishman
11:15 – 11:30 Stem cell therapy in the mangement of vocal fold scar
Stellan Hertegard
11:30 – 11:45 The Bioengineered vocal fold
Nathan Welham
11:45 – 12:00 The Bioengineered airway
Martin Birchall
12:00 – 12:10 Q & A
12:10 – 12:30 Patient panel session
12:30 – 12:50 BLA AGM
Martin Birchall, BLA President 2016 – 2018
12:50 – 13:50 LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

 

13:50 – 14:20 KEYNOTE LECTURE
Aerodynamics of the larynx
Nathan Welham
SESSION 7: VOICE
Chair: Julian Mcglashan
14:25 – 14:40 The odyssey of the voice
Jean Abitbol
14:40 – 14:55 Laryngeal papillomatosis: Current Treatment Paradigm for maximizing vocal function
Paul Bryson
14:55 – 15:10 Care of the professional voice
Christella Antoni
15:10 – 15:30 Free papers X 2 
15:30 – 15:40 Q & A 
15:40 – 16:00 COFFEE IN THE EXHIBITION AREA 
SESSION 8 : DIFFICULT CASES PANEL DICUSSION
VOICE
Chair: Declan Costello
PANEL:
Clark Rosen
Paul Bryson
SLT
17:00 – 18:30 POSTER SESSION, WINE AND CANAPE RECEPTION

THURSDAY 6 OCTOBER 2016

SLT SESSIONS

TIME LECTURE THEATRE 2
EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE IN VOICE THERAPY MORNING SESSIONCHAIR : CHRISTELLA ANTONI
09:00 – 09:15 Introduction and Welcome Christella Antoni
09:15 – 09:35 Voice therapy for Vocal Fold Nodules – evidence and practice Tori Burnay
09:35 – 09:55 Voice therapy for Vocal Fold Paralysis – evidence and practice Fiona Robinson
09:55 – 10:15 Voice therapy for Muscle Tension Dysphonia – evidence and practiceMarianne Bos-Clark
10:15 – 10:35 Voice therapy for Neurological Dysphonia – evidence and practice Patricia Gillivan-Murphy
10:35– 10:55 Voice therapy for Mass lesions – evidence and practiceSue Jones
10:55 – 11:10 COFFEE IN THE EXHIBITION AREA
EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE IN VOICE THERAPY MID MORNING SESSIONCHAIR : SUE JONES
11:10 – 11:30 Voice therapy for Psychogenic Dysphonia- evidence and practice Lesley Cavalli
11:30 – 12:30 KEYNOTE LECTURE Evidence based Practice in Voice Therapy – past, present and future Paul Carding
12:30 – 12:50 BLA AGM Martin Birchall, BLA President 2016 – 2018LECTURE THEATRE 1

   
 
 
 
12:50 – 13:50  LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION AREA
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION:
CHALLENGES IN DELIVERING EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE IN A CLINICAL SETTING
Chair : Christella Antoni
All speakers
14:40 – 15.40 FREE PAPER SESSION
Chair : Rehab Awad
15:40 – 16:00 COFFEE IN THE EXHIBITION AREA
FRIDAY 7 OCTOBER 2016
TIME LECTURE THEATRE 1
SESSION 9: MULTI DESCPLINARY APPROACH TO AIRWAY STENOSIS
Chair : Guri Sandhu
09:00 – 09:15 Large Airway Collapse Syndrome
James Hull
09:15 – 09:30 Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis
Alex Gelbard
09:30 – 09:45 Vasculitides and the Airway
Romana Kuchai
09:45 – 10:00 Stridor mangement in MSA
Lucy Hicklin
10:00 – 10:10 Q & A 
10:10 – 11:00 Oral Presentation Session – Airway and Laryngeal Cancer
11:00 – 11:20 COFFEE IN THE EXHIBITION AREA 
SESSION 10: NEW TECHNOLOGY IN LARYNGOLOGY, TODAY AND TOMORROW
Chair: Sam Majumdar
11:20 – 11:35 Robovox
James Graveston
11:35 – 11:50 Transoral robotic Total Laryngectomy Myth or Reality
George Lawson
11:50 – 12:05 High speed Imaging
Stellan Hertegard
12:05 – 12:25 Free Papers x 2
12:25 – 12:35  Q & A
 
12:40 – 13:00 PRIZE PRESENTATIONS
13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION AREA
SESSION 11: HOW I DO IT?
Chair: Prof David Howard
14:00 – 14:15 Can’t ventilate can’t intubate
Anil Patel
14:15 – 14:30 Lasers in Laryngology
Jean Abitbol
14:30 – 14:45 Transnasal Humidified Rapid – Insufflation Ventilatory Exchange (THRIVE)
Raza Nouraie
14:45 – 15:00 Cooling the hot larynx
Nathan Welham
15:00 – 15:30 COFFEE IN THE EXHIBITION AREA 
SESSION 12: TRAINEE FORUM
Chair: Chad Al Yaghchi
15:30 – 16:00 Objective and subjective voice assessment
Christella Antoni
16:00 – 16:30 Stroboscopy
Julian McGlashan
16:30 – 16:45  CLOSE OF MEETING

 

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