On behalf of the Airway Management Special Interest Group, we take great pleasure inviting you to the 2019 Airway Management SIG meeting.
The program will cover the following topics in sessions: “Airway Assessment – what’s old and new”, “The Difficult Airway Society (DAS) Session”, “Intubation and the Airway”, “High Flow Nasal Oxygen”, “Airway Incidents” ,“CICO” and various miscellaneous topics including what to do in a coronial inquiry.
The airway presentations will be followed by a day of workshops on Monday April 29.
We are pleased to have a number of world-renowned keynote speakers including Dr Imran Ahmad, Consultant Anaesthetist Guys Hospital, UK; Dr Andy Higgs from the Difficult Airway Society, UK; Professor Ellen O’Sullivan past President of the Difficult Airway Society, UK: and Dr Vladimir Nekhendzy, USA.
In addition, several of our national speakers will present high-calibre, interesting lectures,
which will give you more insight into the latest developments regarding difficult airways and help you serve our patients to provide optimal care.
Kuala Lumpur is an interesting city. The traffic congestion is something to be experienced ONCE, so book early to secure accommodation at or near the venue.
We look forward to welcoming you to this exciting meeting.
Dr Chris Acott AM
Professor Keith Greenland
Airway Management SIG Chair