Next COVID-19 Webinar - Thursday 21 May

19th May 2020


Thank you to everyone who joined us for the previous webinars in this series which have covered various topics including PPE, planning the exit from crisis measures, and education and training.

For our fifth webinar, we turn to issues relevant to delivering Hand and Plastic surgery in the forthcoming period when COVID-19 remains highly prevalent, but services are seeking to resume greater levels of activity. A view from Sweden, where there has been no lockdown, will also be provided.

Time- 19:00 Thursday 21 May
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  • Virtual clinics
  • Structuring hand clinic/day case surgery in the COVID-19 era 
  • Hand therapy in COVID-19 times
  • Securing surgical prioritisation for hand patients
  • Replantation indications during COVID-19
  • Hand surgery during COVID-19, service implications when there is no lockdown

Confirmed faculty:

  • Prof. Lars Dahlin, Hand Surgery Professor, Lund Universitet, Malmö, Sweden
  • Prof. David Warwick, President BSSH
  • Prof. Vivien Lees, Past-President BSSH
  • Hayley Smith, Chair of the British Association of Hand Therapists (BAHT)
  • Mark Henley, President BAPRAS
  • Jim Kirkpatrick, Consultant Hand & Plastic Surgeon Canniesburn Unit, FRCS Examiner, PRASIS Board member
  • Harry Lewis, Consultant Hand & Plastic Surgeon Ulster Hospital
  • Jane McEachan, Consultant Hand Surgeon, Queen Margaret Hospital
  • Dean Boyce, Chair of BAPRAS Education Committee
  • Andy Hart, Editor of JPRAS

For further information regarding previous and upcoming webinars in this series please click here


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