Saturday 28 April 2018
Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
**Workshops are now full**
UMAX has been established by the Royal Society of Medicine to act as a medium to promote the specialty and to facilitate the sharing the knowledge and experience of consultant surgeons and incumbent trainees to aspiring surgeons.
The UMAX lecture series is given by practicing consultants from leading teaching hospitals in conjunction interactive practical skills and problem based learning sessions run by senior clinical trainees.
At the end of the meeting delegates will be able to:
Who should attend?
This national conference has been designed specifically for junior doctors, junior dentists, medical and dental students interested in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery.
*****BAOMS trainees can receive a £20 discount, this is valid on all new bookings. All BAOMS trainees rates booked will be vetted to ensure eligibility. Those who book onto this rate but do not qualify, will need to pay the difference or a refund will be given*****
We are offering 15 bursary places to students and trainees.
To apply, applicants should email firstname.lastname@example.org with no more than 200 words explaining why they want to attend and how they will benefit from attending the meeting.
We are also offering the opportunity for students to present their works nationally though our poster and oral presentation prizes. To submit for the UMAX prizes, please click here
*Programme subject to change
Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction
Mr Alistair Cobb, President, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section
Introduction to oral and maxillofacial surgery
Mr Alistair Cobb
Mr Andrew Hobkirk, Specialist Registrar, Aintree University Hospital
Mr Bhavin Visavadia, Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and Clinical Director, London North West Healthcare NHS Trust
Tea and coffee break with poster viewing
Craniofacial and aesthetic surgery
Miss Caroline Mills, Immediate Past President, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section, Royal Society of Medicine
Women in surgery
Miss Helen Witherow, Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon, St George's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
OMFS training pathway
Mr Danyal Awal, Trust Doctor in Paediatric Maxillofacial Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Mr Alex Hills, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery SpR, Queen Victoria Hospital and Dr Ruben Van Der Valk, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinical Fellow, King’s College Hospital
Miss Ambika Chadha, Clinical Academic Lecturer and Specialty Trainee in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Lunch with poster viewing
UMAX oral and poster prize presentation
Delegates to attend all workshops - 45 minutes each
Head and neck examination
Local flaps and suturing
Tea and coffee break
Completion of evaluation forms and close of meeting