HAS Summer Scientific Meeting 2018

29-30 June – Royal College of Surgeons of  Edinburgh
8 CPD Credits applied for. Download the programme here



Friday 29 June
0900 Registration opens (Fellows Library)
0925 President’s welcome (Playfair Hall)
Session 1: Symposium on the history of subspecialties in anaesthesia (1)
0930 Neuroanaesthesia Dr Peter Farling, Belfast
1015 Obstetric anaesthesia & analgesia Dr Alistair McKenzie, Edinburgh
1100 Coffee break
Session 2: Symposium on the history of subspecialties in anaesthesia (2)
1125 Paediatric anaesthesia Dr Declan Warde, Dublin
1210 Cardiothoracic anaesthesia Dr R Peter Alston, Edinburgh
1255 Close of Symposium
1300 LUNCH
1400 Session 3: Free Papers (including Trainees)
1605 Tea
1630 Annual General Meeting
1830 Drinks Reception
1900 Dinner in Fellows Library
Saturday 30 June
0900 Session 4: Free Papers
1130 Coffee break
1200 Session 5: Guest Lecture A look back at clinical trials in anaesthesia
Prof Walter Nimmo
1245 Close of Meeting and LUNCH



20 bedrooms for 2 nights (28 and 29 June 2018) have been reserved at discounted rates in Ten Hill Place Hotel (4 star), which is just across the road from the venue. These will be available on a first-come, first-served basis by quoting the code “SURG280618”.
The rates are: £150 B&B single per night, £160 B&B double per night. Booking must be made by 3rd May 2018.
Details for contacting this hotel are as follows.
10 Hill Place, Edinburgh EH8 9DS
Tel: +44 (0)131 662 2080
Fax: +44 (0)131 662 2082
Email: reservations@tenhillplace.com
As the event is during the University of Edinburgh summer vacation, rooms have also been reserved at the nearby Pollock Halls for the following discounted rates:
£75 B&B single-en-suite per night
£104 B&B twin/double en-suite per night.
Contact details are as follows:
Edinburgh First, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AY
Website: http://www.edinburghfirst.co.uk/for-accommodation
When making reservation, enter the code: “HAS18”.
Subject to availability bookings may be made until 28 June 2018.
There are of course many other hotels and “Bed & Breakfast” accommodation in Edinburgh, which may be found on the Internet.

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