About this event

  • Date and time Fri 3 Feb 2023 from 9:15am to 12:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Otology

Join the in-person event to learn the multidisciplinary approach to otitis externa, the development of skull base surgery in the UK and an update on bone conduction hearing implants.

Participants will:

  • Learn from multiple perspectives on otitis externa management from different specialities 
  • Appreciate the development of skull base surgery in the UK 
  • Understand indications for different types of bone conduction hearing implants 

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A CPD certificate with 2 credits will be issued to those attending. Certificates will be issued 7 days after the event for those who attend in person.

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Early bird pricing available until 02 February 2023.

RSM member: Get your £40 deposit back after attendance is confirmed

A £40 deposit is charged to RSM members when booking and reimbursed after in-person attendance is confirmed.


RSM Retired Fellow RSM Associate RSM Student RSM Fellow RSM Trainee
£40.00 £40.00 £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP / SAS Doctors AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£71.00 £42.00 £42.00 £22.00


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Professor Manohar Bance, President, Otology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Otitis externa: A dermatology viewpoint

Dr Elizabeth Kulakov, Dermatologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Trainee presentation: Systematic review of treatments for otitis externa

Mr Jameel Muzaffar, Clinical Fellow, Cambridge Universities Hospital Trust

My usual practice with tips and trick for difficult cases of otitis externa

Mr Nick Saunders, Consultant ENT surgeon, Haywards Heath and Worthing Hospital and Ms Codruta Neuman, Consultant ENT Surgeon, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Development of skull base surgery in the United Kingdom with a tribute to David Moffat

Professor Richard Ramsden, Emeritus Professor, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust   

Tea and coffee break
Trainee short paper presentation
Update on bone conduction and middle ear implants

Professor Jaydip Ray, Professor of Otology, University of Sheffield 

Panel discussion: Conductive hearing loss and single sided deafness

Chair:  Mr James Ramsden, Consultant ENT Surgeon, John Radcliffe Hospital

Close of meeting


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Registration for this event will close on 2 February 2023 at 1:00am (GMT). Late registrations will not be accepted.

The agenda is subject to change at any time

All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations.

We are only able to share presentations that we have received permission to share. This is at the presenter and the RSM’s discretion.

This event 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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