About this event

  • Date and time Wed 26 May 2021 from 7:00pm to 8:05pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

In this webinar, members of the world-renowned Alder Hey Children’s Hospital Craniofacial Multidisciplinary Team will update participants on new developments in craniofacial surgery. Delegates will learn about aesthetic outcome assessment in craniofacial surgery, the management of raised intracranial pressure in syndromic craniosynostosis and outcome analysis in trigonocephaly correction. 

During this webinar you will:

  • Recognise the general methods of assessing for head shape in craniosynostosis and be aware of statistical shape modelling and the uses to which it can be put

  • Identify the key anthropometric landmarks used in the assessment of head shape and be aware of the advantages and disadvantages of their use

  • Understand current concepts in the aetiology, investigation and management options for raised intracranial pressure in patients with syndromic craniosynostosis

  • Understand the surgical correction of trigonocephaly and complications of this surgery

The RSM Oral and Maxillofacial Section Advances In webinar series is presented by international experts in their field. This webinar has CPD accreditation. 

We would like to thank our sponsor Stryker for their support of this webinar. Please note that the scientific programme and content has not been influenced in any way by the sponsor.

A certificate of attendance and CPD certificate with 1 CPD credit(s) per webinar of this series will be issued to those joining the webinars live. Certificates of attendance for CPD will be automatically issued after 7 days, but only where a delegate watches the webinar live in its entirety. 

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Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

Key speakers

Mr Christian Duncan

Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Craniofacial Surgeon, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Mr Chris Parks

Consultant Paediatric Neurosurgeon and Craniofacial Lead, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Miss Anusha Hennedige

Craniofacial Surgery Fellow, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Speaker's biography

Anusha is the Craniofacial Surgery Fellow at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital. She went to University of Edinburgh Medical School and graduated in 2005. After completing Foundation and Core Surgical Training, she went to University of Aberdeen Dental Institute and graduated in 2014. Anusha then commenced her Speciality Training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2015 in Manchester and is currently in her final year of training. 

Agenda

View the programme here

Welcome and introduction

Mr Andrew Hobkirk, President Elect, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Advances in aesthetic outcome assessment in craniofacial surgery

Mr Christian Duncan, Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Craniofacial Surgeon, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Advances in the management of raised intracranial pressure in patients with syndromic craniosynostosis

Mr Chris Parks, Consultant Paediatric Neurosurgeon and Craniofacial Lead, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Advances in outcome analysis in trigonocephaly correction

Miss Anusha Hennedige, Craniofacial Surgery Fellow, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Panel discussion
Closing remarks and close of meeting

Mr Andrew Hobkirk

Sponsors

Location

Online

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Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

Special rates for difficult times
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

All webinars will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels. 

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