Hall: A – Day 3

HALL A

TIME

SURGERY

 

09.45 – 10.15am

Guest Lecture 7

The diabetic foot: a surgical perspective

Dr. Ajit Kumar Varma

Senior Consultant, Department of Diabetic lower limb and foot and ankle surgery, Aster Medcity, Kochi, Kerala, India

 

10.15 – 10.45am

Tea and poster viewing

 

10.45 – 12.15pm

Symposium 16

Safe homes and safe roads: preventing child injuries in Sri Lanka

 

Overview of Childhood Injuries in Sri Lanka

Dr. Kapila Jayaratne

Chairperson – Expert Committee on Ergonomics – SLMA

 

Options for Child Injury Prevention

Mr. Eric Chalmers

Chief Executive,  KidSafe ACT, Child Accident Prevention Foundation of Australia

 

Safety in adolescence

Dr. Manjula Danansuriya

Consultant Community Physician, Expert Committee on Ergonomics, SLMA

 

Care for the Injured Child

Dr. Sanjaya Abeygunasekara

Consultant Surgeon – Lady Ridgeway Children’s Hospital

 

SLMA Contribution in Child Injury Prevention

Dr. Sameera Senanayake

Convener, Expert Committee on Ergonomics, SLMA

 

Discussion / Questions

 

12.15 – 01.15pm

 Lunch, poster viewing  & Debate

“Professional fees of the Private consultations of the professionals should be Peer Reviewed and not Administrator Reviewed”

 

01.15 – 02.45pm

Free Paper Session 7

 

02.45 – 04.15pm

Symposium 19

Case scenario based symposium on the management of the threatened diabetic foot

 

How do I assess this foot?

Dr. Nalaka Gunawansa

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

 

How do I dress this wound?

Dr. Ranjuka Ubayasiri

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

Dr. Rezni Cassim

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

Prof. Ajit Varma

 

How do I treat infection?

Dr. Ranjuka Ubayasiri

 

How do I off load this ulcerated diabetic foot?

Prof. Ajith Kumar Varma

Senior Consultant, Department of Diabetic lower limb and foot and ankle surgery, Aster Medcity, Kochi, Kerala, India

 

How do I manage ischaemia?

Dr. Rezni Cassim

 

Summary

Prof.  Mandika Wijerathne

Consultant Surgeon and Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo

 

04.15pm

Tea

7.30pm onwards

Banquet