3 DAYS I 4 CONCURRENT SESSIONS I CONTENT ON DEMAND FOR 6 MONTHS I 100s OF HOURS OF CONTENT
Join us 06-08 December 2021 for a packed 3 day virtual SOA. Informing and inspiring you with the latest news and views from Critical Care. Discover our top pick of topics and speakers. Innovative and interactive sessions with traditional (short, sharp) presentations, panel conversations, editorials, lightning/SOAp box talks and poster and prize sessions. Something for everyone. Something for you. Connect, learn and share knowledge.
9.00 - 9.30
WELCOME TO SOA DAY 1
9.30 - 9.45
09:30 Liberty Singers (15 minutes)
9.45 - 12.45
09:45 Introductions (15 minutes)
10:00 Covid Reflections (75 minutes) Jane Garvey in conversation with Chris Whitty and Hugh Montgomery reflecting on the UK experience of COVID 19
11:30 Cold and Blue (75 minutes) Mike Tipton, diver, Chris Lemons and Jerry Nolan lead us through the physiology of cold immersion
12.45 - 13.00
Chairs updates across the streams
13.00 - 17.45
13:00 Industry Insights -Sintetica (60 minutes)
14:15 The Covid Trials (75 minutes)
- Review of what we learnt: What was right and what was wrong Anthony Gordon
- Might the experience shape the way we do studies in the future? Lucy Chappell, Peter Brindley
15:45 Global ICU (60 minutes)
- Critical care as practised around the world and what we can learn
- Challenges and opportunities in Global ICU Louise Thwaites, Naomi HammondBharath Kumar Tirupakuzhi Vijayaraghavan, Abi Beane, Finot Debe, Neill Adhikari, Arthur Kwizera, Dhruv Joshi, Ashwani Kumar, Diptesh Aryal, Swagata Tripathy, Phan Nguyen Quoc Khanh, Bharath Kumar
17:00 Patient Diaries (45 minutes)
- Stories of survivorship and recovery from patients and what we can learn
14:15 Hail of Magic Bullets (60 minutes)
Manu Shankar Hari delivers an opinion piece on targeted immunological therapies for severe illness and what we have learnt from covid.
15:30 The Cauldron - Back to the Future (60 minutes) Doctors in training present their most interesting cases.
ICS Trainee Advisory Group
16:45 Publish and Be Damned (45 minutes) How best to disseminate information. Is traditional peer review dead? Are blogs/ twitter feeds and press releases better?
17:30 Social Media: Panning for Gold (15 minutes)
Segun Olusanya, David Lyness, Matthew Morgan
14:15 What Have They Ever Done for Us? (75 minutes) What have they ever done for us? A look at the workings/ funding and outputs of a number of NHS and academic institutions
15:45 Biomarker-Guided Antibiotic Treatment Decisions in Sepsis: Do You Have Clinical Equipoise? (45 minutes)
- NIHR PRONTO trial: Stacy Todd
- NIHR BATCH trial: Enitan Caroll
- NIHR ADAPT-Sepsis: Paul Dark
- NIHR BATCH COVID: Jonathan Sandoe
- NICE NIHR HTA health economics: Matthew D Stevenson
16:45 Research Masterclass (60 Minutes)
This session will describe how to develop a career in critical care that involves research. It will cover:
- How to become a PI (Associate PI)
- How to be trained in research
- How to develop a career in research
- How to be mentored in research
14:15 Transfer of the Critically Ill (90 minutes)
Adult critical care transfer – the current state of play: Scott Grier
Capacity transfers and the ethical conundrum: a pro/con debate and audience discussion Richard Browne, Scott Grier, Peter Beaumont, Dan Harvey
Long-distance transfers: what are the challenges and the solutions? Tom Dorris-Payne
Advanced practice in transfer: learning from paediatrics: Rachael Morrison
Training and education in adult critical care transfer: what could the future hold? Richard Browne
16:15 Because We Can (90 minutes)
Jugdeep Dhesi describes the POPS experience at GST and leads the discussion using a multi professional panel including patients and carers
Perioperative care for high risk patients - Jugdeep Dhesi
Implementing Shared Decision Making in the perioperative pathway - Catherine Meilak
Intensivists delivering perioperative care – the reality - Sheena Hubble
9.00 - 9.30
WELCOME TO SOA DAY 2
09:15 Ex Cathedra Singers (15 minutes)
9.30 - 12.00
09:30 How to do a SuDDICU (45 minutes) John Myburgh and colleagues discuss the complexities of such collaborative working. Including preliminary results on the SuDDICU trial
Fiona Goodman, Ian Seppelt John Myburgh
10:45 Shoot for the Moon then Back to Earth (75 minutes) The function of the European Space Agency and what we can learn for more earth bound patients. The rise of space tourism and its medical implications.
09:30 Industry Insights - Pfizer (60 minutes)
09:30 ABCD ICM (75 minutes) Pre-recorded tutorials and practice pearls covering the multi disciplinary breadth of intensive care. Curated by members of TAG.
11:15 Industry Insights - Electrical Impedance Tomography: A compass for the safe route to optimal PEEP (Dräger Medical UK Ltd ) (30 minutes)
12.00 - 12.15
Chairs updates across the streams
12.15 - 5.00
12:15 Platform Shoes (45 minutes) Platform trials and rapid trial activity has been a feature of Covid care, Is this a credible strategy? What about international research? What about pharma?
Gavin Perkins, Hugh Montgomery and others
13:15 It’s the Journey and the Destination, Part 1 (60 minutes)
The roadmap to critical care rehabilitation
Critical care physiotherapy outreach: David McWilliams,
Therapies prescription the PICUPS tool: Eve Corner,
Post ICU syndrome: It's about the food: Danielle Bear,
Is post Covid care a good template for post ICU care?
more speakers to be confirmed.
14:30 It's the Journey and the Destination, Part 2 (45 minutes) Is post Covid care a good template for post ICU care?
15:30 Jump in Folks, the Waters Fine (60 minutes) A look at the UK based trials that are currently recruiting or planning to and how people can participate.
17:00 Industry Insights - TBC (10 minutes)
12:15 Industry Insights - GE Medical Systems (60 minutes)
13:30It’s My Skills Not My Badge (Workforce session) Future NHS, Future ICU (60 minutes) Horizon scanning What might ICU look like in the future Staffing/ technology/ deliverability
14:30 Rising Star - ICS Gold Medal Presentations (90 minutes)
16:30 Industry Insights - A physiologic approach to improve outcomes in patients with respiratory failure (Linet) (30 minutes) The presentation will focus on advanced physiologic respiratory monitoring in critically ill patients with respiratory failure
17:00 Industry Insights - Boston Scientific Ltd (10 minutes)
12:15 fTOE: accreditation in focused TOE (20 minutes)
12:35 Findings and Reflections of the CORONA study (15 Minutes)
13:00 Workforce: It's my skills not my badge (60 minutes)
In critical care workforce planning, is there a role for skills based rostering?
Sara Scott, Marcus Appleton,
14:15 The Role of a Clinical Virologist (30 minutes)
14:45 Bats and all that Bats are the perfect breeding ground for superbugs
15:30 Ultrasound Ninja (60 minutes) Cases where bedside ultrasound significantly changed care.
12:15 It's Common in the Tropics (60 minutes) Common life threatening disease in the tropics rarely seen in the UK, presented by local clinical teams in those countries.
13:30 MDT Diaries - How COVID Changed My Practice (75 minutes) Selected stories from the MDT
15:00 Calling Artemis: Recognition and management of Obstetric critical illness (90 minutes)
Audrey Quinn, Debbie Horner, Tony Kelly, Shilpa Mahadasu, Sally Young, Isabel Gonzales, Lindsay Garcia, Steve Cantellow, Arlene Wise
16:45 Opinion piece: Reflection and learning Covid19 and pharmacy workforce/ drug shortages (30 minutes)
Mark Borthwick, Rob Shulman
17.00 - 18.00
Daily round up across the streams
18.00 - 19.00
18:00 Annual Members Meeting
9.15 - 9.30
WELCOME TO SOA DAY 3
9.30 - 11.00
09:45 Pensions & Retirement Planning - Schroders (30 minutes)
10:30 Industry Insights - Rapid molecular testing to guide antibiotic use in patients with severe pneumonia (bioMérieux UK Ltd) (30 minutes)
David Brealey will share his experience from the Inhale trial where a rapid multiplex molecular diagnostic assay was used to guide antibiotic treatment in HAP/VAP patients. He will discuss the impact on patient management care (illustrated by clinical cases) as well potential barriers surrounding its use into practice, such as clinician’s behaviour towards antibiotic prescribing.
09:45 NHS - Contracts, Salaries, Benefits (20 minutes)
10:15 Extreme Exercise: How to protect elite athlete performance and health in hot-humid environments (45 minutes)
09:45 Industry Insights - Thermo Fisher (30 minutes)
10:30 ABCD ICM (30 minutes) Pre-recorded tutorials and practice pearls covering the multi disciplinary breadth of intensive care. Curated by members of TAG.
11.00 - 11.15
Chairs updates across the streams
11.15 - 15.15
11:15 Year in Review - Most Impactful Publications (45 minutes) The most impactful publications of the last two years
12:15 My Head Hurts (120 minutes) A practical and academic summary of brain injury and what we can learn from neuro ICU
Acute traumatic brain injury - Peter Hutchinson - Peter Hutchinson
Management of subdural bleed with a focus on novel therapeutic opportunities such as MMA embolisation - Celia Bradford
ICP – It’s not all that - Jonathan Rhodes
Setting up services in resource limited environments - Beverly Cheserem
Monitoring - what to use / when / how and what does it mean - Tony Belli
Inflammation following acute brain injury, new therapeutic opportunity - Arun Gupta
SAH with focus on DCI - Matt Rowland
Neuroimaging in acute brain injury, what did it teach about neuro physiology -
Neuro-prognostication after an acute traumatic brain injury - Halinder Mangat
Hypertonic solutions after TBI - Tonny Veenith
14:30 Next disease X (Are we ready?) (45 minutes)
11:15 Industry Insights - Gilead (60 minutes)
12:45 Staffing for the Future of ICU (Workforce Session) (75 minutes) A multi disciplinary and multi professional panel from around the world discuss how best to deliver critical care, staffing models to use and what defines success.
14:00 Simulation! Really? (30 minutes) Has the introduction of simulation training really improved care, a personal view.
11:15 Pharmacy sessions (45 minutes)
Nudging for change –steering prescribing practice in critical care
Sedation weaning a literature review -
Xolani Dereck Gondongwe
PK PD of beta-lactam and aminoglycosides and effect of critical illness -
Mr Greg Barton
13:30 Guidance development (45 minutes) Guidelines development for critical care and how better to do it
Leticia Kawano-Dourado, Peter Brindley, Shondipon Laha, Catherine White
13:45 My Body is a Temple (60 minutes) Metabolism, endocrine exhaustion and use of supplements.
Karin Amrein, Emma Ridley
15.30 - 16.00
15:30 Best of the Rest: A Roving Eye at All the Recorded Material You Might Have Missed (15 minutes)
15:45 Presentations Awards and Closing Remarks