62nd HALLPIKE SYMPOSIUM

 

62nd HALLPIKE SYMPOSIUM

Date:      16th October 2020

Webinar on www.shiksak.live

The annual Hallpike Symposium is held under the aegis of  the British Association of Audiovestibular Physicians and is in honour of Charles Skinner Hallpike whose extensive experimental work in the 19th and 20th centuries helped establish methods and investigations into conditions of the inner ear affecting hearing and balance.

Now in its 62nd iteration, the Hallpike Symposium for the first time will be held as a ‘webinar’ due to the current global pandemic.

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We are privileged to have speakers of international repute contributing to this year’s symposium.

Professor Shekhawat, presently at the Ear Institute, University College London but shortly to take up Chair in Audiology at Flinders University, Adelaide, will speak on Tinnitus and neuro-modulation : Research updates.

Professor Kevin Munro from the University of Manchester will discuss his recent work on COVID-19 and hearing loss.

Professor De Wet Swanepoel from the University of Pretoria and Editor in Chief  of the International Journal of Audiology, will speak about his work on teleaudiology

Mr Joseph Manjaly, Consultant Otologist and Honorary Clinical Associate Professor at the Ear Institute, University College London, will discuss ‘Televideo-otology’

Professor Herman Kingma from the University of Maastricht will talk about the ‘BalanceBelt’ which he and his team have devised for rehabilitation of patients with bilateral vestibular failure.

Dr Agarwal will discuss the difficulties in managing patients with dizziness in primary care during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Dr Rohani Omar will speak about safety aspects relevant to conducting virtual clinics.

The lectures will be hosted on shiksak.live. You will receive the joining details in your registration confirmation email. The programme schedule is mentioned below.

Everyone wishing to participate in the webinar are requested to register online to enable access to the programme on the 16th October. No fee will be charged as Shiksak is kindly helping sponsor this event.

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We look forward to a day of invigorating scientific discussion. Royal College of Physicians’ accreditation for CPD will be applied for.

5 RCP credits to be applied for. Contact:   r.nandi@nhs.net

Dr Kiran Agarwal
Doctor
Dr Kiran Agarwal is a General Practioner with a special interest in Neuro-otology, having done research at the Charing Cross Hospital and published in peer reviewed journals including the Lancet.
Dr Rohani Omar
Doctor
Dr Rohani Omar is Senior Specialist Registrar in Audiovestibular Medicine, currently in Great Ormond Street Hospital
Professor Herman Kingma
Professor
Professor Herman Kingma from the University of Maastricht will talk about the ‘BalanceBelt’ which he and his team have devised for rehabilitation of patients with bilateral vestibular failure.
Hon Associate Professor Joseph Manjaly
Professor
Mr Joseph Manjaly, Consultant Otologist and Honorary Clinical Associate Professor at the Ear Institute, University College London, will discuss ‘Televideo-otology’
Professor De Wet Swanepoel
Professor
Professor De Wet Swanepoel from the University of Pretoria and Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Audiology, will speak about his work on teleaudiology
Professor Kevin Munro
Professor
Professor Kevin Munro (University of Manchester) will discuss his recent work on COVID-19 and hearing loss.
Professor Shekhawat
Professor
presently at the Ear Institute, University College London but shortly to take up Chair in Audiology at Flinders University, Adelaide, will speak on Tinnitus and neuro-modulation : Research updates.
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62nd Hallpike Symposium for the first time will be held as a ‘webinar’ due to the current global pandemic. Please register here for free.

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