Courses and conferences attended

Birmingham Ear Clinic 1986

  • Professor Slome's Course for Primary FRCS


1987

  • Glasgow Temporal Bone Dissection Course

1990

  • FRCS (Otol), The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital

1991

  • FRCS (General Surgery), Whipps Cross Hospital
    8th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology, Dublin, Ireland
    Rhinosinusitis Course, The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London

1992

  • XXVII Head and Neck Surgery Course, Liverpool
  • Audiology in Europe, Cambridge
  • European Symposium on Paediatric Cochlear Implantation, Nottingham
  • International Symposium on Neurofibromatosis, Oxford

1993

  • 3rd International Cochlear Implant Conference, Innsbrück
  • Molecular Genetics in Hearing Impairment, London
  • Royal Society of Medicine and American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Combined Meeting, Nottingham.
  • Eurosurgery 93; 3rd European Congress of Surgery, London.
  • 3rd International Conference on Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology, Jerusalem.

1994

  • 5th International Symposium on Cochlear Implants, Surgical Workshop and 1st International Auditory Brainstem Satellite Symposium, Freiburg.
  • 98th American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, San Diego.
  • Phonosurgery, The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London.

1995

  • Nasal Plastic and Septal Surgery Course, The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London.
  • Head Neck and Facial Reconstruction Course, The Royal Marsden Hospital, London.
  • 2nd International Conference on Acoustic Neuroma Surgery, 2nd European Skull Base Society Congress, Paris.
  • 3rd International Congress on Cochlear Implants, Paris.
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Course, Nottingham.
  • British Skull Base Society Annual Clinical Meeting, Nottingham.
  • 9th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology, Manchester.
  • 8th Combined Universities Course in Advanced Otology, Glasgow.
  • 99th American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, New Orleans.

1996

  • King's Fund Management Course for Senior Registrars, London.
  • 2nd International Skull Base Congress and 7th North American Skull Base Society Meeting, San Diego.
  • American Society of Human Genetics 46th Annual Meeting and the National Neurofibromatosis Foundation Symposium, San Francisco.
  • UCSF Otolaryngology Update 1996, San Francisco.
  • 2nd International Conference in Skull Base Surgery, Mexico City.

1997

  • 2nd European Conference in Skull Base Surgery, London.
  • Royal Society of Medicine and American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Combined Meeting, Boston
  • International Symposium: Functional Surgery of the Inner Ear, the Internal Auditory Canal and the CPA, Venice

1998

  • II European GEMO and EAONO Winter Symposium, Courchevel
  • Otology and Neurotology Update – 1998, San Francisco
  • The Indian Society of Otology 7th Annual Meeting, New Delhi
  • Transtemporal Approaches to the Skull Base, London
  • 3rd International Conference on Acoustic Neuroma and Other CPA Tumours, Rome
  • 10th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology, Cambridge
  • International Conference, Institut Georges Portmann, Irish society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Dublin
  • Teaching The Consultant Teachers, Workshop Assessment and Appraisal, Birmingham
  • Advanced Temporal Bone Course, University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
  • 3rd International Symposium on Electronic Implants in Otology & Conventional Hearing Aids, Birmingham
  • 6th International Conference on Cholesteatoma and Ear Surgery, Cannes
  • Millennium Masterclass - Temporal Bone Surgery into the New Millennium,London
  • Future Direction in NF2 and Vestibular Schwannoma Research, Chester
  • Otology and Neurotology Update – 2000, San Francisco
  • A Medico-Legal Seminar for ENT Surgeons, Stafford
  • Approaches to the Skull Base, London
  • Core Skills in ENT Surgery, London
  • 5th European Skull Base Society Congress, Copenhagen
  • 3rd US/UK Joint Otolaryngology Meeting, St Andrews
  • 9th International Facial Nerve Symposium, San Francisco
  • Combined Universities 14th Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, London
  • 23rd Meeting of the Politzer Society, Courchevel
  • BAO-HNS and RSM Summer Meeting, Guildford
  • 5th Cotswold Conference, Cheltenham
  • NF2 Consensus Conference, Manchester
  • Medtronic Neurotology Study Group, Sea Island
  • Otology and Neurotology Update - 2002, San Francisco
  • Combined Universities 15th Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, London
  • 4th International Symposium on Electronic Implants in Otology & Conventional Hearing Aids, Toulouse
  • 11th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology, Birmingham
  • 4th International conference on Vestibular Schwannoma and Other CPA Lesions, Cambridge
  • 7th International conference on cholesteatoma and ear surgery. The Hague
  • Technical Advances to Skull Base Surgery, London
  • Core Skills in ENT Surgery, London
  • Joint ENT.UK, RSM and Action on ENT Summer Meeting, Liverpool
  • British Otology, Hearing and Balance Group Meeting, London
  • Combined Universities 17th Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Manchester
  • Otology and Neurotology Update – 2004, San Francisco
  • Imaging Head and Neck Tumours, London
  • Core Skills in ENT Surgery, London
  • BAO-HNS and RSM Summer Meeting, Edinburgh
  • Ear UK, Disorders of Balance, London
  • 1st West Midlands Otology/Neurotology Symposium, Dudley
  • Combined Universities 18th Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Manchester
  • 2nd International ENT Conference, Dhaka
  • British Skull Base Society, Bristol
  • Academy of Medicine of Ireland, Mount Juliet
  • Core Skills in ENT Surgery, London
  • Middle Ear Implants Advanced Workshop, Montpellier
  • AO Advanced Cranial Base Surgery Symposium for Surgeons, London
  • Technical Advances in Skull Base Surgery, London
  • 12th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology, Birmingham
  • International Workshop on Neurofibromatosis Type II, Paris
  • Dr Schimanski's Middle Ear Course, Dortmund
  • Multidisciplinary Management of Neurofibromatosis Type II Consensus Workshop, Manchester
  • 2nd West Midlands Otology/Neurotology Symposium, Dudley
  • Combined Universities 19th Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Manchester
  • Visiting Association of ENT Surgeons of Great Britain, London
  • Otology and Neurotology Update – 2006, San Francisco
  • Surgical Aspects of BAHA, Birmingham
  • Ear UK, London
  • British Skull Base Society, Birmingham
  • Endoscopic Surgery of the Skull Base, Pittsburgh
  • 1st Vibrant Soundbridge Middle Ear Implant Conference, London
  • Advances in ENT Surgery, Sharm el-sheikh
  • Core Skills in ENT Surgery, London
  • 5th International Conference on Vestibular Schwannoma and Other CPA Lesions, Barcelona
  • Combined Universities 20th Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Dublin
  • 1st International Symposium bone Conduction Hearing and Osseointegration, Halifax
  • British Skull Base Society, London
  • 8th International Meeting of the Egyptian ORL Society, Cairo
  • SAARC Conference, Dhaka
  • Outpatient Management of Balance Disorder, London
  • British Society of Otology, London
  • Core Skills, London
  • Combined Universities 21st Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Dublin
  • 8th International Conference on Cholesteatoma and Ear Surgery. Antalya
  • Joint Anglo-American Meeting, Dublin
  • Otology Neurotology & Lateral Skull Base Surgery Workshop, Mumbai,
  • Leicester Balance Course, Leicester
  • Part III Course, Birmingham
  • Cochlear Implant Course, Cork
  • Otology and Neurotology Update – 2008, San Francisco
  • Foundations of Otologic Surgery, London
  • National Audiology Event: Balance, London
  • British Skull Base Society, Cambridge
  • Outpatient Management of Balance Disorder, London
  • British Society of Otology Annual Meeting, London
  • The Management of Patients with Tinnitus, London
  • Masters Medicolegal Course on Noise Induced Hearing Loss, Coventry
  • The 2nd Vibrant Medel Middle Ear Implant Conference, Bradford
  • XIth International Facial Nerve Symposium, Rome
  • Combined Universities 22nd Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Dublin
  • 12th Symposium on Cochlear implants in Children, Seattle
  • British Cochlear Implant Group, Cambridge
  • BACO, Liverpool
  • 27th Politzer Society Meeting, London
  • Core Skills in ENT, London
  • West Midlands Otology Neurotology Symposium, Wolverhampton
  • Foundations of Otologic Surgery, London
  • Birmingham BAHA Course, Birmingham
  • British Academy of Audiology, Liverpool
  • Cochlear Hybrid CI Course, Hannover
  • Medel UK CI Group Meeting, Zell, Austria
  • British Skull Base Society, Sheffield
  • British Society of Otology, Balance Course, London
  • British Society of Otology, Annual Meeting, London
  • British Society of Otology, Tinnitus Course, London
  • Combined Universities 23rd Course in Advanced Surgical Otology, Edinburgh
  • 9th Copenhagen-Nottingham Otosurgery dissection Course, Copenhagen
  • ABI 2010 Symposium, Uppsala
  • 11th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and other Implantable Technologies, Stockholm
  • Good Clinical Practice Course, Birmingham
  • Anglo-Swedish Otology Meeting, Oxford
  • British Society for the History of ENT, London
  • Combined British Universities Advanced Otology Course, Muscat
  • Stanford Otology Course, Stanford
  • Cochlear Science and Research Seminar, Amsterdam
  • Foundations of Otologic Surgery, London

2011

  • Medel UK CI Group Meeting, Zell, Austria
  • Lateral Skull Base Masterclass, London
  • British Skull Base Society, Southampton
  • British Society of Otology, Balance Course, Birmingham
  • British Society of Otology, Annual Meeting, Birmingham
  • British Society of Otology, Tinnitus Course, London

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