NISA Annual Study Day - Friday 23rd February 2018



See you on Friday....

We're all set for the Annual Study Day on Friday 23rd February. It's not too late to register - simply visit this link. On Friday morning, coffee (and the registration desk) will be available from 08:30. The meeting commences at 09:10.

You can download a copy of the full programme here.


Early bird rates now closed

Early bird discounted rates for the NISA Study Day are no longer available. If you're going to the meeting and have yet to register, please try to register before Friday 23rd February.

Coffee and the registration desk will be available from 08:30 on Friday 23rd February. The meeting will run from 09:10 - 16:00. The full programme will be available for download shortly.

Trainee case presentations

Details for the trainee case presentation session at the NISA Annual Study Day are now available.

Meeting registration fees will be waived (or refunded) for accepted presentations.

The closing date for submissions is by the end of Monday 19th February.

Almost there....

We've a great line-up of topics and speakers arranged for the NISA Study Day. This includes:

Paediatric update

  • Strategies for dealing with emergence delirium
    • Dr Jenny Cosgrove
  • Pro/Con debate on GA for paediatric MRI
    • Dr Michael McBrien
    • Dr Keith Bailie
  • Sedation strategies for the critically ill child
    • Dr Julie Richardson

'Regional anaesthesia for thoracic and abdominal wall blocks - plane and simple'

  • Dr David Johnston & Dr Lloyd Turbitt

'Everything you wanted to know about sleep but were too sleepy to ask'

  • Dr Neil Stanley

'End of life decision making'

  • Dr Rhona Siegmeth

'Postoperative delirium - what can we do about it?'

  • Dr Emma Cunningham

'Challenging perioperative problems'

  • Dr Gary Heyburn
Trainee case presentations
  • Further details shortly

Registration is now open! We've kept the registration rates at £120 (consultants) and £60 (all others).

NISA members (in good standing!) can avail of an 'early bird' registration rate (£100 consultants / £50 others) until 11th February. To get this you will need to have login access to the members' section of the site - if you don't have access, please get in touch and it will be set up for you.

Further details of the trainee case presentation session will be posted shortly - registration fees will be waived for any accepted presentations.

RCoA CPD recognition to be applied for.

Study Day February 23rd 2018

The NISA Annual Study Day will be held on Friday 23rd February 2018 in the Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick. Programme details and further information will be posted here shortly.

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The meeting programme is available to download.

Registration for the NISA Annual Study Day is now open.

An "early bird" reduced registration rate is available to paid-up NISA members registering by Sunday 11th February 2018.

Please sign in to the NISA members' section for this.


This event is approved by the Royal College of Anaesthetists for 5 CPD credits.