KOCHI ADVANCED AIRWAY MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE (KAAMCON 2024)

Airway workshop (Saturday, 20/01/2024) IMA House, Kochi

Programme

08. 00am Registration


08. 30am Introduction & Overview


09. 00am – 01 00pm Morning Session (5 stations)


01. 00pm – 01. 30pm Lunch


01. 30pm – 05. 30pm Afternoon Session (5 stations) 05 30 pm - Closing remarks


Stations

Station 1: ORSIM & Oxford Box


Station 2: Endoscopic Intubation Oral & Nasal


Station 3: Videolaryngoscopy (Channelled & Non channelled) (Airtraq, Pentax AW Scope, Venner AP Advance, King Vision, GlideScope, C- Mac, Tuoren & McGrath)


Station 4: Hybrid intubation


Station 5: Supraglottic Airway Devices (i–gel, Ambu Aura, Baska Mask, LMA/LMA Supreme/Rescue Intubation)


Station 6: Lung isolation & OLV


Station 7: FONA/Emergency Cricothyroid Airway Access, Trans Tracheal Jet ventilation


Station 8: Airway Simulation (Human factors)


Station 9: Paediatric Airway Management


Station 10: Airway Ultrasound & THRIVE (OPTIFLOW)


At each station, candidates will be spending 45 minutes

KOCHI ADVANCED AIRWAY MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE (KAAMCON 2024)

Sunday, 21/01/2024 IMA House, Kochi

Conference Programme

8.00am – 8.30am - Registration

8.30am – 8.45am - Welcome and Inauguration

8.45am – 9.45am – Session I

Chairpersons
1) Dr. Saramma P. Abraham, Former HOD of Anaesthesiology, M.O.S.C Medical College, Kolenchery

2) Dr. Suresh G. Nair, Senior Consultant Anaesthetist, Aster Medcity, Kochi

8.45am – 9.05am – Human Factors in Airway Management

Dr. Ramkumar V, Former HOD of Anaesthesiology, KMC, Manipal

9.05am – 9.25am – Oxygenation: before, during and after Airway Management

Dr. Baburaj C, Professor & HOD of Anaesthesiology, Government Medical College, Thrissur

9.25am – 9.45am - Extubation of the Difficult Airway

Dr. Rakesh Kumar, Professor & Director of Anaesthesiology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

9.45am – 10.00am - Coffee Break

10.00am – 11.00am – Session II

Chairpersons
1) Dr. Vinodan K, HOD of Anaesthesiology, Medical Trust Hospital, Ernakulam

2) Dr. Sachin George, HOD of Anaesthesiology, Rajagiri Hospital, Aluva

10.00am – 10.20am – Airway Management in Trauma

Dr. Fauzia Mir, Consultant Anaesthetist, St. George’s University Hospital, London, UK

10.20am – 10.40am – Airway Management in Obstetrics

Dr. Shalini Miriam Ipe, Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology, M.O.S.C Medical College, Kolenchery

10.40am – 11.00am – Airway challenges in the obese patient

Dr. Ashish C. Sinha, Professor, Loma Linda University, Moreno Valley, CA, USA

11.00am – 12.00 Noon – Session III

Chairpersons
1) Dr. Shaloo Ipe, Professor & HOD of Anaesthesiology, M.O.S.C Medical College, Kolenchery

2) Dr. Rajeev K, HOD of Anaesthesiology, Lisie Hospital, Ernakulam

11.00am – 11.20am – Airway Ultrasound

Dr. Pankaj Kundra, Professor and Dean (Academic), Department of Anaesthesiology, JIPMER, Puducherry

11.20am – 11.40am – Lung Isolation & OLV

Dr. Thomas Koshy, Professor of Anaesthesiology, SCTIMST, Trivandrum

11.40am – 12.00 Noon – Risk stratification and mitigation of complexity factors to reduce airway management complications

Dr. Johannes Huitink, Anaesthesiologist & medical retrieval specialist, Airway Management Academy, Amsterdam, Netherlands

12.00 Noon – 1.00pm – Case-based Panel Discussion on Adult Airway Management

Moderator
Dr. Sajayan A. R, Consultant Anaesthetist, University Hospitals, Birmingham, UK

Panelists

1. Dr. Mary Thomas, Professor of Anaesthesiology, RCC, Trivandrum

2. Dr. Bindu George, Professor & HOD of Anaesthesiology, St. John's Medical College, Bangalore

3. Dr. Raj Sahajanandan, Consultant Anaesthetist, MOH, Oman

4. Dr. Nishkarsh Gupta, Professor of Anaesthesiology, AIIMS, New Delhi

1.00pm – 2.00pm - Lunch

2.00pm – 3.00pm - How I Do it? – Case-based Session

Chairpersons
1) Dr. Shamshad Beegum, Professor & HOD Anaesthesiology, MES Medical College, Perinthalmanna

2) Dr. Shoha Philip, HOD of Anaesthesiology & Critical Care, Lourdes Hospital, Ernakulam

2.00pm – 2.15pm - Hybrid Intubation

Dr. Jayaram K. Dasan, Consultant Anaesthetist, King's College Hospital, London, UK

2.15pm – 2.30pm – Airway management in the ICU & ER

Dr. Sara Vergis, Professor of Anaesthesiology & HOD of Critical Care, M.O.S.C Medical College, Kolenchery

2.30pm – 2.45pm – Child with central airway obstruction

Dr. Jerry Paul, Professor of Anaesthesiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi

2.45pm – 3.00pm – Airway management in under resourced setting

Dr. Ann Miriam, Mission Network Consultant, CMC, Vellore

3.00pm – 3.20pm Pro/Con Session

Mask ventilation prior to muscle relaxant

Moderator
Dr. Mohan A. Mathew, HOD of Anaesthesiology & Critical Care, Lakeshore Hospital, Ernakulam

Pro: Dr. Jaya S. Jacob, Consultant Anaesthetist, Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi

Con: Dr. Joe John Chirayath, Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology, Amala Medical College, Thrissur

3.20pm – 4.20pm – Case-based Panel Discussion on Pediatric Airway Management

Moderator
Dr. Elizabeth Joseph, Professor of Anaesthesiology, Government Medical College, Manjeri

Panelists

Dr. Rebecca Jacob, Former Professor & HOD of Anaesthesiology, CMC, Vellore

Dr. Ekta Rai, Professor & HOD of Anaesthesiology, CMC, Vellore

Dr. Krishna H. M, Professor & HOD of Anaesthesiology, KMC, Manipal

Dr. Anita Shirley Joselyn, Professor of Anaesthesiology, CMC, Vellore

4.20pm – Close of Conference & Tea

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