Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons Meeting,9-10 May 2013
Meeting Schedule

9th May 2013 - John Hynes Boardroon, Quadrangle, NUI, Galway

 

Golf at the Galway Golf Club Salthill from 9am

 

11am 1 pm RITA assesment* /Training Committee

 

1pm 2pm Lunch

 

2pm 5 pm IAPS Business Meeting

 

Walking Tour of Galway 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm from Meyrick Hotel

 

7pm 8pm Drinks Reception, Meyrick Hotel

 

8pm late Dinner/Entertainment

 

 

10th May 2013 - Aula Maxima, Quadrangle, NUI, Galway

 

Bus departs Meyrick Hotel at 8.30am

 

8.30 9.00 Registration

 

9.00 10.30  Free Papers - Chairs Mr Jack Kelly, Mr David O'Donovan

 

10.30 11.00 Coffee, Posters and Trade Exhibition

 

11.00 11.45  Healthcare Innovation - Chair Ms Deirdre Jones

 

                            The Future of Healthcare in the Global Community

                            - Dr Ellen Feehan

 

                             Healthcare in Ireland - what next?

                            - Mr James Sheehan
                             

11.45 13.00  Microsurgery Innovation - Chairs Mr Nadeem Ajmal, Mr Jason Kelly

 

                             Adipogenesis from bench to operating room

                             - Prof Wayne A Morrison

 

                             Advances in perforator based breast reconstruction

                             - Dr William J Casey

 

                             Results of cerebral revascularisation by microsurgical extracranial-                               intracranial bypass surgery

                              - Dr Randall O Craft

 

13.00 -14.00  Lunch, Posters and Trade Exhibition

 

14.00 14.45   Clinical Conundrums - Chairs Mr Padraic Regan, Mr Kevin Cronin

                                                           

14.45 15.45  Ethics and Research - Chair Mr Michael O'Shaughnessy

 

                            Ethics in Plastic Surgery

                            - Dr Christian Vercler

 

                            Should Research in Postgraduate Surgical Training be Part of the

                              Curriculum?

                            - Prof Michael Kerin

                            - Mr David Orr

 

15.30 16.00  Coffee, Posters and Trade Exhibition

 

16.00 -16.30   State of the Art Lecture - Chair Mr Alan Hussey

 

                       Where to now for Plastic Surgery - a reflection of the past to glimpse at the

                         future

                       - Prof Wayne A Morrison

 

16.30              Close of Meeting

                       - Dr Patricia Eadie

 

 

*RITAs at IAPS are only for those trainees who have not attended their annual RITA with Mr Orr in Galway, Cork or Dublin earlier in the year