The 10th Nottingham Endoscopy Masterclass 2017

2nd & 3rd November 2017, De Vere Jubilee Conference Centre, Triumph Road, Nottingham, UK

Course directors: Professor Krish Ragunath & Dr Martin James

The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals together with our sponsors hosted the 10th Nottingham Endoscopy Masterclass on 2nd and 3rd November 2017 at the De Vere Jubilee Conference Centre in Nottingham. Over 75 delegates attended over the two days, which included a mixture of consultants, trainees and nurses from across the UK. The masterclass featured a faculty of world-renowned experts, both local and international. The programme included lectures, live endoscopy transmission, how I do it, course dinner and a dedicated full day for nurses’ education.

Thank you to our sponsors, Olympus, Boston Scientific, Cook Medical and ERBE, as well as our faculty members, for their valuable contributions.

International Faculty:

Dr Marianna Arvanitakis (Brussels, Belgium), Dr Takahiro Fujii (Tokyo, Japan), Dr Amit Maydeo (Mumbai, India), Dr Alessandro Repici (Milan, Italy), Dr Sarmed Sami (Rochester, USA), Dr Sachin Wani (Colarado, USA)

UK Faculty:

Prof Guru Aithal (Nottingham), Prof John Atherton (Nottingham), Dr Shiv Budihal (Nottingham), Ms Lorraine Clark (Nottingham), Dr Sunil Dolwani (Cardiff), Mr Ian Fretwell (Chesterfield), Dr Helen Griffiths (Hereford), Dr Rehan Haidry (London), Mr Amyn Haji (London), Mr AB Harikrishnan (Sheffield), Dr Neil Hawkes (Cardiff), Prof Mark McAlindon (Sheffield), Dr Manu Nayar (Newcastle), Dr Jacobo Ortiz (Nottingham), Dr Adolfo Parra-Blanco (Nottingham), Ms Maria Pettman (Nottingham), Dr Sunil Samuel (Nottingham), Dr Stefano Sansone (Nottingham), Prof Brian Saunders (London), Dr Richard Sturgess (Liverpool), Dr Vasan Venkatachalapathy (Nottingham)

Course Programmes and Presentations:

Please find links to the course material below

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Endoscopic management of Barretts neoplasia:

-Monitoring outcomes from a UK National Registry - Dr R Haidry

-Do we need quality metrics? - Dr S Wani

Evidence based management of malignant dysphagia - Prof K Ragunath

Metabolic Endoscopy: new horizons for the interventional endoscopist - Dr A Repici

Live Endoscopy with lectures in between cases

Japanese influence in Western Endoscopy - Dr T Fujii

Management of large rectal polyps: TEO, ESD, TASER and beyond Prof B Saunders

Decision making for treatment of rectal lesions - Mr A Haji

Transanal Surgery for Large Rectal Polyps and Early Rectal Cancer - Mr AB Harikrishnan

Live Endoscopy with lectures in between cases

Gastric varices: classification and management - Dr M James

Capsule Endoscopy: small bowel and beyond - Dr M McAlindon

State of the Art Lecture: Third space Endoscopy - Dr A Maydeo

Friday 3rd November 2017

Live Endoscopy with lectures in between cases

Role of EUS in Cystic Pancreatic lesions - Dr M Nayar

EUS FNA: it is not always ROSEY - Dr S Wani

Role of ERCP in chronic pancreatitis - Dr M Arvanitakis

Live Endoscopy with lectures in between cases

Endoscopic management of ampullary adenoma - Dr A Maydeo

Recent advances in EUS guided biliary drainage - Prof G Aithal

Stenting hilar strictures: tips and tricks - Dr R Sturgess

Best of UEGW:

Best of UEG week 2017 (Pancreas-biliary) - Dr M Arvanitakis

Best of UEGW 2017 - Dr S Sami

Parallel Nurses Session

Nursing in Endoscopy – towards a skilled workforce - H Griffiths

The competent endoscopy nurse – Training and education - I Fretwell

Polypectomy & EMR: The technique (diathermy, snares, injections) - A Parra-Blanco & L Clark

Managing Complications: (Clips, Hemospray, Coagraspers, etc.) - S Sansone & M Pettman

Managing GI Bleeding - N Hawkes & S Budihal

Learning points from breakout sessions - N Hawkes

Oesophageal strictures: balloons, bougies etc. - Dr J Ortiz & Dr S Sami

ERCP: The basics - Prof G Aithal