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1 Princess Alexandra Hospital Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Brisbane, Queensland Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Cadaver Dissection Course 28 & 29 June 2017 Main Speakers: Prof. Stuart Mackay (Wollongong) Dr Andrew Jones (Wollongong) Dr Lyndon Chan (Wollongong) Course Convenor: Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Brisbane, Queensland Venue: The University of Queensland Department of Anatomy & Developmental Biology Otto Hirschfeld Building St Lucia, Brisbane, Qld 4072

2 Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea cadaver dissection course Dear Colleague, Snoring and OSA Cadaver Dissection Course is for the surgical connoisseur. This course is a wonderful opportunity to learn and perfect surgical technique under expert supervision. Cadaver dissection allows the assimilation of knowledge with the certainty of a new skill learned or an old skill refined. This course covers the necessary operations for snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea under the experienced supervision and tutelage of Stuart Mackay (Wollongong), and Andrew Jones (Wollongong) as well as our own faculty from the Head and Neck Unit, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Princess Alexandra Hospital. Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Princess Alexandra Hospital CME Points This educational activity has been approved in the College s CPD Program. Fellows who participate can claim one point per hour (maximum 14 points) in Maintenance of Clinical Knowledge and Skills.

3 Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea cadaver dissection course MAIN SPEAKERS Stuart Mackay (Wollongong) Andrew Jones (Wollongong) Lyndon Chan (Wollongong) FACULTY Ben Panizza Ben Wallwork Raefe Gundelach Simon Nasser David Wright Cheryl Kelly Bernard Whitfield James Bowman Nicholas Potter Neil De Zoysa Gianna Gangemi Hidde Veenstra VENUE The University of Queensland Department of Anatomy & Developmental Biology Otto Hirschfeld Building St Lucia, Brisbane, Qld 4072 COURSE OBJECTIVES To introduce surgeons to the complex decision making in planning surgery for patient s with OSA and snoring. To instruct and update Australian Otolaryngologists, Head and Neck Surgeons in surgical techniques currently utilised for management of snoring and OSA. To enable all course delegates to return to their parent hospitals and continue to maintain their surgical skills and anatomical knowledge through continuing cadaver dissection. To be competent in polysomnography interpretation. To understand the general principles and future directions of surgery for snoring and OSA in contemporary Australian otolaryngology practice.

4 Wednesday 28 June Day 1 Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea cadaver dissection course 12.25pm pm Opening - Ben Panizza 12.30pm pm History and Examination in Adult OSA - Stuart MacKay 13.15pm pm Clinical Consequences of Untreated OSA - Andrew Jones 13.45pm pm Video demonstration of modified UPPP and TPA - Stuart MacKay 14.15pm pm Cadaver Lab Modified UPPP techniques Transpalatal advancement 16.30pm pm POLYSOMNOGRAM INTERPRETATION - Andrew Jones 17.30pm CLOSE

5 Thursday 29 June Day 2 Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea cadaver dissection course 8.00am am 9.00am am 9.30am am 9.50am am CASES / PANEL - Stuart MacKay /Lyndon Chan Preoperative Preparation and Postoperative Care - Stuart MacKay Who should get an operation and What should they have done? - Lyndon Chan Traps, pitfalls and when to do Sleep endoscopy - Lyndon Chan 10.10am am Morning Tea 10.30am pm Lingual and Tongue - Stuart MacKay 11.00pm 12.00pm Video demonstration of Lingual and tongue reduction procedures - Stuart MacKay 12.00pm pm Lunch 12.30pm pm Cadaver Lab Lingual tonsil reduction Radiofrequency/Coblation Tongue reduction Midline gloassectomy/submucoasl lingualplasty Geniotubercle Advancement Epiglottopexy 15.30pm pm The Future, Cases, Panel & Interactive 17.00pm Close

6 Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea cadaver dissection course Invited Guest Speakers Professor Stuart Mackay Prof MacKay completed his training in Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery in 2006 and then undertook 12 months of training in Contemporary Airway Reconstruction techniques for OSA with Dr Sam Robinson and Professor Simon Carney in Adelaide. Since returning to Wollongong in 2008, he has established a Sleep Multidisciplinary Team which meets for regular patient reviews in the Illawarra. He has delivered national and international lectures on Surgery for OSA, including invited keynote addresses as far afield as India, published papers on new techniques and philosophies and co-authored multiple peer reviewed papers on different aspects of sleep medicine. He is the vice president of the International Surgical Sleep Society. Prof MacKay resides in Wollongong, New South Wales, with his wife and three children. Dr. Andrew Jones Dr Andrew Jones is a Respiratory & Sleep Disorders Physician working in public and private practice in Wollongong in NSW. He undertook his speciality training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Concord Hospital in Sydney. He has a specific interest in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea management, in particular, the role of a multidisciplinary team in defining best treatment outcomes and assessing the role of treatment options other than CPAP in the condition. He has a strong interest in Medical Education and is the current Director of Physician Training at Shellharbour Hospital. Dr Lyndon Chan Dr Lyndon Chan graduated from medical school at the University of Western Australia with honours and underwent training in Ear, Nose and Throat surgery in New South Wales. Subsequently he completed a fellowship in snoring/obstructive sleep apnoea surgery under Prof. Stuart Mackay in 2016 and is currently about to undergo further fellowship training overseas in Singapore and USA.

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