Winter Meeting 2021

Event Schedule Details

  • 03/Dec/2021 09:00   -   16:00


Stirling Court Hotel (University of Stirling) Airthrey Rd, Stirling FK9 4LA


We are please to announce that the Winter meeting this year will be held on Friday 3rd December at the Stirling Court Hotel.

10.00-10.15Inauguration of new president
10.15-10.45The role of circulating tumour DNA in head and neck cancer
Mr Iain Nixon, NHS Lothian
10.45-11.15Setting Up an HHT MDT and review of Current Management Strategies
Mr Richard Green, NHS Tayside, Dundee
11.15-11.30Scottish Tracheostomy Audit
Mr Anton Alatsatianos, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
11.30-12.00COFFEE BREAK
12.00-13.00The Guthrie Lecture: How recent ENT national trials can inform shared decision-making – Lessons from TOPPITS, NATTINA and NAIROS
Prof Janet Wilson, Emerita Professor of Otolaryngology, Newcastle University
14.00-15.15Trainee papers:
– Tomas Mullen, Insomnia, depression and anxiety in patients with USoC
– Megan McGlone, Video Vs Routine Clinic in Management of Suspected Nasal bone injuries.
– Pavritham Manian, Patient and physician positioning during anterior skull base surgery impacts physician ergonomics
– Alex Rogers, Prognostic Scores in Laryngeal Cancer
– Donghun Kim, Determining the Growth Pattern of Vestibular Schwannoma: Spontaneous Growth Arrest
– Noah Harding, A quantitative assessment of the number of disease foci in Papillary Thyroid Cancer
– Rasads Misirovs, Endotypes and phenotypes of chronic rhinosinusitis patients as predictive factors of likelihood for future polypectomy
– Andrew Connelly, Emergency Tracheostomy in palliative head and neck cancer: Our patients’ experience
– Isha Iqbal, Predictors of prolonged hospital stay in patients with deep neck space infection
– Anna Loroch, The outcomes of flexible nasendoscopy use in children 3-10 years of age with suspected adenoid hypertrophy
15.15-15.35COFEE BREAK
15.35-15.45Presentation of prizes
15.45-16.15Business Meeting