Regional Teaching

2019 Regional Teaching Dates


Monday January 28 - Norfolk & Norwich - Elective hands/Brachial Plexus/ +/-Wrist

Wednesday 13 February - Lister Hospital Stevenage - Aesthetics (below neck) Breast (Brachio Thigh Lift Lipo)

Thursday 07 March - Addenbrooke's - Facial Aesthetics including Rhinoplasty

Wednesday 24 April Broomfield Hospital Chelmsford - Reconstruction breast - implant/Autologous - Symmetrisation Chest Wall recon

Wednesday 22 May- Norfolk and Norwich - Head and Neck

Thursday 20 June - Annual Regional Audit Day - Cambridge (venue- Newmarket)

Wednesday 24 July- Lister Hospital Stevenage - Skin cancer/oncology/Mohs

Wednesday 11 September - Addenbrooke's Hospital - Trunk/Perineal Reconstruction

Thursday 24 October- Broomfield Hospital Chelmsford - Hands (acute)- soft tissue/flap recon/fractures/Burns (venue- Anglia Ruskin University)



Aesthetic Surgery Training Day, 07 March 2019, Cambridge

East of England Regional Aesthetic Surgery Training Day

Rhinoplasty & Septorhinoplasty

Thursday 7th March 2019

Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge

9.00 -9.15

Welcome: Professor Malata & Mr Tariq Ahmad – Joint Chairs

9.15- 10.00

Nasal anatomy & assessment for rhinoplasty with illustrative examples

Mr Furrat Amen, Consultant ENT Surgeon



Functional aspects of 1o & 2o rhinoplasty: septoplasty, septorhinoplasty, turbinectomy

Mr David McKiernan, Consultant ENT & Facial Plastic Surgeon, Cambridge


Aesthetic rhinoplasty 1 – overview, indications & outcomes: illustrative approach

Prof Charles Malata, Consultant Plastic Surgeon




Aesthetic rhinoplasty 2 – indications & outcomes: illustrative approach

Mr Tariq Ahmad, Consultant Plastic Surgeon




Revision, noncaucasian & complex rhinoplasties – personal results

Prof Charles Malata, Consultant Plastic Surgeon




Revision rhinoplasties and principles of cleft rhinoplasties as applied to cosmetic surgery

Mr Tariq Ahmad, Consultant Plastic Surgeon


Coffee Break


Long-term experience with rhinoplasty & lessons learnt

Speaker to be confirmed, Consultant


Close of meeting

Professor Malata


Social Event – Drinks in Frank Lee Sports Centre


Breast and Chest Wall Reconstruction Study Day, 24 April 2019, Chelmsford



(A teaching day for Plastic Surgery Registrars)


Anglia Ruskin University

Room Sal001, Michael Salmon Building



Wednesday 24th April 2019


Chaired by Mr Mat Griffiths, Consultant Plastic Surgeon

for St Andrew’s Burns and Plastics Unit, Broomfield Hospital







Registration -

Tea, coffee, water, mini pastries and fruit basket






Jane Aitken



CT Angio Planning and Fluorescent Angiography in Microsurgery Symmetrisation


Mat Griffiths


Morning break

Tea, coffee and water




Technical Aspects of DIEP/MS-TRAM and TUGs


Professor Venkat Ramakrishnan




General Discussion




Lunch in reception area -

Sandwiches, hot potato wedges (v), chicken skewers, savoury tartlet (v), fresh fruit with yoghurt dip, water and juice







Professor Charles Malata


Chest Wall Reconstruction and Pectus Correction


Mary Morgan


Tea, coffee, water and cake selection available







Mat Griffiths, Fateh Ahmed, Miles Banwell & Mary Morgan



Round up



Sponsorship kindly provided by ConvaTec

Head and Neck Surgery Training Day, 22 May 2019, Norwich

NNUH Regional Head & Neck Surgery Training Day 22nd May 2019
Higher Specialty Trainees Plastic Surgery, East of England Deanery
Venue: Castoir St Edmund, NR14 8QN

9.00 – 9.30am                   Registration & Coffee
9.30 – 10.00am                 Facial Reanimation Algorithm and Labbe Flap
                                          Ms Monica Fawzy (Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon)
10.00 – 10.30am               Pre-op and peri-operative anaesthetic considerations
                                          Dr Helen Goddard (Consultant Anaesthetist)
10.30 – 11.10am               Surgical Tracheostomy & Neck Dissections
                                          Mr Oladejo Olaleye (TIG Fellow, Head & Neck Surgical Oncology)

11.10 – 11.30am Tea & Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.00pm                Pharyngolaryngectomy and reconstruction
                                           Mr Ramez Nassif (Consultant ENT / Head & Neck Surgeon)
12.00 – 12.30pm                Indications for H&N radiotherapy & chemotherapy
                                           Dr Tom Roques (Consultant Oncologist / H&N MDT Lead)
12.30 – 1.00pm                  Maxillectomy, Mandibulectomy and 3D computer-aided design / computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) Reconstruction
                                           Mr Richard Sisson (Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon)

1.00 – 2.00pm Lunch

2.00 – 2.20pm                     Speech and swallowing outcomes following H&N reconstruction
                                            Mrs Claire Estcourt (Lead H&N Speech & Language Therapist)
2.20 – 2.40pm                     Post-operative tracheostomy and laryngectomy stoma care
                                            Mrs Erica Everitt (Head & Neck Specialist Tracheostomy Nurse)
2.40 – 3.10pm                     Radial forearm free flap & Anterolateral thigh flap
                                            Mr Martin Heaton (Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon)

3.10 – 3.30pm Tea & Coffee Break

3.30pm – 3.45pm                Gracilis flap & Pectoralis major flap for salvage laryngectomy
                                            Mr Jonothan Clibbon (Consultant Reconstructive Surgeon)
3.45pm – 4.30pm                Case Based Discussions & FRCS Vivas (all SpRs)
                                            Mr Martin Heaton / Mr Jonothan Clibbon


Generously sponsored by Cook-Medical, with thanks [Organisers: Mr Oladejo Olaleye & Miss Shetha Naji]

East Anglia Regional Plastic Surgery Meeting, 20 June 2019, Newmarket Racecourse


We were delighted to be joined by colleagues (surgeons, clinic nurses, theatre nurses, ODPs, nurse specialists, hand therapists) from Plastic Surgery units from all over the region- Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge, Chelmsford, Huntingdon, Norwich, Peterborough, Stevenage. 

We had 2 excellent guest speakers- Professor Michael Bagshaw...


... and Mr Derick Mendonca



The Trainee Presentation Prize was won by Dr Oliver Bloom for his presentation on cadaveric dissections of the lateral sural artery perforator flap



Skin Cancer Training Day, 24 July 2019, Lister Hospital, Stevenage



Plastic Surgery Regional Training Day Wednesday 24th July 2019- Skin Cancer


0800-0830: Registration and Coffee
0830 – 0915: Pathology of Common Skin Cancers including Staging. Dr S Agarwal, Consultant Pathologist
0915 – 0945: Medical Treatment of Skin Cancer. Dr S Mazzon, Consultant Dermatologist
0945-1030: Role of the Clinical Oncologist in the Management of Skin Cancers, Dr P Kabuubi Consultant Clinical Oncologist

1030 – 1045: Coffee

1045- 1130: Systemic Therapy in Melanoma. Dr H Shaw, Consultant Medical Oncologist
1130 – 1215: Electrochemotherapy. Ms J Odili, Consultant Plastic Surgeon
1215 – 1300: SLNB in Skin Cancer. Mr M Heaton, Consultant Plastic Surgeon

1300-1330: Lunch

1330 - 1345: Patient Perspectives and the role of the CNS in Skin Cancer. Mrs Siobhan O’Brien, Chief CNS
1345—1415: Palliative Care in Skin Cancer. Dr S Majeed, Consultant in Palliative Medicine
1415 – 1500: Mohs Surgery and its technique in the treatment of skin Cancer. Dr T Ha, Consultant Dermatologist

1500-1515: Coffee

1515-1600: Dermatoscopy – Dr Liz Ogden, Dermatologist
1600 -1615:Skin Cancer Update from BAPRAS Advanced course, Mr Ali Arnout
1630: Attendance & MCQ Test
Sponsors: Lunch & coffee breaks will be sponsored by IGEA Medical


Dear Colleagues
We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Lister Hospital for East of England
Regional training in Plastic Surgery on Skin Cancers on 24 July 2019.

The day will start at 0800 with registration and coffee and end by 1700.

Venue: Clinical Education Center, Lister Hospital, Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage SG1 4AB
(Please park in the multi-storey car park; this is approximately £9/day for attendees)
There will be an attendance sheet for both the morning and afternoon sessions and a
Multiple Choice test at the end of the day. All documentation will be submitted to the TPD.

If you have any queries or need assistance please contact:
Miss Reema Chawla:
Miss M Daruwalla:
Laura Horwood (Secretary to Miss Daruwalla): Tel:01438284111

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