RSM Venous Forum annual meeting 2018: Trainee day


Wednesday 27 June 2018


Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
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Venous Forum



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about this event

The trainees day is back again for another fantastic year. Trainees that attend this day will have the opportunity to network with professionals in the venous field. They will also gain invaluable advice for exams and on working in this specialty. 

The trainee day is a part of the RSM Venous Forum annual meeting, which aims to educate and inform the delagates about what is happening in the venous specialty. 

To find out more information and book onto the annual meeting, please click here.


Trainees and Nurses that attend both days of the annual conference (Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 June 2018), can have a complimentary place to the Masterclass. To book yourself onto the annual conference, please click here

If you would like to claim your complimentary place on the masterclass, please register yourslef onto the annual meeting's two day rate and then email and the Event Coordinator can register your place. 


* Following registration you will be contacted appropriately by email with; your booking confirmation, feedback survey and attendance certificate. For full details of the RSM privacy policy, click here


*Programme subject to change


8.00 am


8.25 am

Welcome and introduction

Mr Ian Franklin, Honorary Secretary, Venous Forum, Royal Society of Medicine

8.30 am

Key venous papers to know

Professor Bruce Campbell, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital

8.50 am

How to pass the exam

Ian Chetter

9.00 am

What the exam is really like

Tristan Lane

9.10 am

What the exam is really like

Tom Wallace

9.20 am

Panel discussion

9.35 am

Foam sclerotherapy technique for trincal reflux

Simon Ashley

9.45 am

Foam sclerotherapy technique for smaller veins

Claudine Hamel-Desnos

10.00 am

Tea and coffee break

10.30 am

All you need to know about venous stenting

Stephen Black

10.45 am

Upper limb DVT: What next after the heparin?

Mr Isaac Nyamekye, President, Venous Forum, Royal Society of Medicine

11.00 am

How to modernise DVT treatment in your hospital

Chung Lim

11.15 am

Contradictions to endovenous cyanoacrylate glue

Sophie Renton

11.30 am

Techniques for recurrent varicose veins

David Greenstein

11.45 am

Some patients are best treated in staged local anaesthetic procedures rather than in one go

Dan Carradice

12.00 pm


12.30 pm

Lessons from Eschar and EVRA

Manj Gohel

12.50 pm

The ulcer that doesn't heal with compression: What next?

Alun Davies

1.10 pm

Making a success of private practice in 2018: Things I wish I'd been told as a senior trainee

Ravi Singh Ranger

1.30 pm

Closing remarks

1.35 pm

Closing remarks

Mr Ian Franklin

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