Revalidation-logoDate: September 16th 2013

Venue: St Cuthberts Conference Centre

Buckfast Abbey, Devon "SatNav": Northwood Lane, TQ11 0EG (Download a map here)



  • Session - Regional Anaesthesia for Breast and Trunk surgery
    • Paravertebral Blocks
    • "PECS 2"
    • Sub Pectoral Infusion
  • Session - Whats new
    • Adjuvants in Local Anaesthetics for peripheral blocks - whats new
    • Adductor Canal Block - A new strategy for knee surgery?
  • Trainee Presentations
  • Workshop masterclasses - choose up to 3 30minute workshops that match your learning needs
    • Paravertebral
    • PECS2
    • Ankle (US)
    • Neuroaxial
    • Free scan (select your own block)

    Download final programme

    CPD:5 CPD Points awarded

    Cost: £100 for Consultants/SAS Grade £80 for Trainees

    Registration: Online registration via the SOWRA website

    Trainee presentation competition and prize

    Abstracts are invited from trainees for a 10-minute presentation on a topic relating to regional anaesthesia. Abstracts will be reviewed and scored by the organising committee with the 4 highest scoring abstracts selected for oral presentation.There will be 3-4 minutes for questions following the presentation. Audit, original research, case reports and reviews will all be considered. Any applicants not selected for an oral presentation will be invited to submit their presentation as a poster.

    The competition is open to all trainee grades. Career grades may also apply to enter but are not eligible for the prize.

    A prize of up to £300 will be awarded to the best trainee submission. The prize must be used to fund further education in regional anaesthesia (e.g to attend a meeting/course.)

    Download a submission form here. Closing date for trainee prize applications 31st August 2013.

    In the event of insufficent competition or poor general standard, the judging panel reserves the right not to award a prize.Prize money will be released to the winner upon receipt of details of how it will be used.

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