Detailed Programme

Please note that the Programme is subject to change.

Workshops

Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th September 2018

Management of Feeding and Swallowing Difficulties in Paediatrics

Venue: AVIVA Stadium, Landsdowne Rd, Dublin 4

 

This two-day programme will provide delegates with the skills needed to effectively assess and manage feeding and swallowing difficulties in children.
The course comprises workshops and lectures.  Workshop topics and speakers are continuously updated, so please check back regularly here or here.
 
Over these two days, delegates will rotate in small groups between several parallel workshops to cover all programme topics.
 
Workshops will include:
 
•          Instrumental and clinical examination of feeding and swallowing in paediatrics
•          Management of feeding and swallowing in neonates
•          Management of feeding and swallowing difficulties in children with learning disability, physical disability,

            and cerebral palsy
•          Tube feeding in paediatric populations

 

Tuesday 25th September 2018 - Assessment in Paediatrics

9:00 - 9:10

Welcome (Professor Margaret Walshe)

09:10 - 09:45

Paediatric feeding and swallowing assessment: An overview and a reflection on exploring typical population data on feeding, eating and drinking and its relevance to assessment (Celia Harding & Lenie Van den Engel Hoek)

09:45 - 10:45

4 simultaneous workshops

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 - 12:15

4 simultaneous workshops

12:15 - 13:15

4 simultaneous workshops

13:15 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

4 simultaneous workshops

15:00 - 15:30

Tea Break

15:30 - 16:30

Discussion Session

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Day 1: Assessment Workshops

Wednesday 26th September 2018 - Intervention in Paediatrics

9:00 - 9:10

Welcome (Professor Margaret Walshe)

09:10 - 09:45

Challenges in Paediatric feeding and swallowing intervention Dr Kelly Weir

09:45 - 10:45

4 simultaneous workshops

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 - 12:15

4 simultaneous workshops

12:15 - 13:15

4 simultaneous workshops

13:15 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

4 simultaneous workshops

15:00 - 15:30

Tea Break

15:30 - 16:30

A discussion about EBP and interventions etc. Future directions Dr Kelly Weir

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Day 2: Intervention workshops

FEES Course

Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th September 2018

Venue: Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Adelaide Rd, Dublin 2

Tuesday 25th September 2018

09.00 - 09.30

Welcome & Introduction (Mark Rafferty & Rainer Dziewas)

9:30 - 10:30

FEES I: Standard FEES-Protocol (Rainer Dziewas)

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:30

FEES II: Salient findings (Antonio Schindler)

11:30 - 12:00

FEES III: Examples from clinical routine (Antonio Schindler)

12:00 - 12:30

Classification and grading of neurogenic dysphagia (Tobias Warnecke)

12:30 - 13:00

Q&A (Antonio Schindler)

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Technical procedures: sterilization, cleaning, safety of patient (Laura Baijens)

14:30 - 15:30

FEES hands-on I : in small groups, preparatory steps, handling of the scope, training with a dummy (Mark Rafferty, Antonio Schindler, Daniele Farneti, Emilia Michou, Laura Baijens, Rainer Dziewas, Tobias Warnecke, )

15:30 - 16:30

FEES hands-on II: in small groups, practicing FEES on each other (Mark Rafferty, Antonio Schindler, Daniele Farneti, Emilia Michou, Laura Baijens, Rainer Dziewas, Tobias Warnecke)

16:30 - 17:30

Analysis of FEES videos I in small groups (Mark Rafferty, Antonio Schindler, Daniele Farneti, Emilia Michou, Laura Baijens, Rainer Dziewas, Tobias Warnecke)

17:30-18.00

Discussion, concluding remarks (Mark Rafferty & Laura Baijens)

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Wednesday 26th September 2018

09:00 - 09:30

Specific FEES protocols for neurogenic dysphagia (Tobias Warnecke)

10:00 - 10:30

Dysphagia in the ICU (Rainer Dziewas)

10:30-11:00

Dysphagia in older patients (Pere Clavé)

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-12:30

FEES hands-on III: patient case and practicing in small groups (Mark Rafferty, Antonio Schindler, Daniele Farneti, Emilia Michou, Laura Baijens, Rainer Dziewas, Tobias Warnecke)

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30-14:45

Analysis of FEES videos II in small groups (Mark Rafferty, Antonio Schindler, Daniele Farneti, Emilia Michou, Laura Baijens, Rainer Dziewas, Tobias Warnecke)

14:45- 15:30

When to be alert: Important ENT findings (Mark Rafferty)

15:30-16:00

Coffee break

16:00-17:00

Clinical decision-making based on FEES findings (Tobias, Laura, Antonio, Margaret, Daniele, Mark, all).

17:00-17:30

Exam (20 Multiple choice questions)

17:45-18:15

Discussion of the exam (Antonio Schindler, Laura Baijens, Tobias Warnecke, Rainer Dziewas)

18:15-18:30

Concluding remarks (Mark Rafferty & Antonio Schindler)

18:30

End of FEES-Workshop

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FEES Transitional Exam

Thursday 27th September 2018

Venue: AVIVA Stadium, Landsdowne Rd, Dublin 4 

Those applicants who meet the ESSD requirements for the transitional arrangement can sit the examination directly without attending the course and only pay the examination fee. Please go here for the requirements and further details.

Pre-Congress Course

Thursday 27th September 2018

8:30 - 8:45

Welcome

Prof Pere Clave

8:45 - 10:30

Critical Care: Dysphagia Epidemiology and Assessment Considerations

8:45 - 9:00               Dysphagia in the Critical Care Patient: Aetiology and Risk Factors

                                  Dr Peter Spronk

9:00 - 9:15               Clinical Swallowing Evaluation in Critically Ill Patients in ICU

                                  Dr Martin Brodsky

9:15 - 9:45               FEES in the ICU: Challenges and Opportunities

                                  Dr Tobias Warnecke

9:45 - 10:15             Management of Aspiration Pneumonia in ICU

                                  Prof Alexandre Demoule

10:15 - 10:30           Panel Discussion/Q&A

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 13:00

Dysphagia Rehabilitation in Critical Care

11:00 - 11:30            Multidisciplinary management of the critically ill ICU patient

                                   Drs Jackie McRae and Rachael Moses

11:30 - 11:45            Nutritional Considerations in the Acute Phase of Critical Illness

                                   Dr Judith Merriweather

11:45 - 12:15            Management of Post Extubation Dysphagia 

                                   Dr Ulrike Franke

12:15 - 12:30            Dysphagia in Critically Ill Patient: Current Awareness and Practice

                                   Dr Peter Spronk

12:30 - 12:45            Future Directions in Management of Dysphagia in the Critically Ill

                                   Patient 

                               Dr Martin Brodsky

12:45 - 13:00            Panel Discussion/Q&A

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch & Industry Symposium

14:00 - 15:30

Dysphagia in Chronic Respiratory Disease

14:00 - 14:15            Dysphagia in Chronic Respiratory Disease: Nature and Risk

                                   Factors

                                   Dr Eric Verin

14:15 - 14:35            Challenges in the Assessment of Patients with Dysphagia

                                   Associated with Respiratory Disease

                                   Dr Bonnie Martin-Harris

14:35 - 14:55            Cough Reflex Testing: State of the Art and Clinical Applications

                                   Dr Maggie-Lee Huckabee

14:55 - 15:15            Management of Children with Chronic Wet Cough: Current

                                   Guidelines

                                   Dr Des Cox

15:15 - 15:30            Panel Discussion/Q&A

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:00

Interventions for Dysphagia in Chronic Respiratory Disease

16:00 - 16:20            Physiologic Advantages and Training Methods for Respiratory-

                                   Swallow Coordination in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer

                                   and Pulmonary Disease

                                   Dr Bonnie Martin-Harris

16:20 - 16:35            Nutritional assessment and therapy in COPD

                                  Prof Annemie Schols 

16:35 - 16:50            Respiratory Strength Training: What is the Evidence?

                                   Dr Michelle Troche

16:50 - 17:00            Panel Discussion/Q&A

17:00 - 18:00

ESSD General Assembly for Members

18:00 - 19:00

Welcome Reception at the Aviva Stadium

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Congress 

Friday 28th September 2018

Venue: AVIVA Stadium, Landsdowne Rd, Dublin 4

8:15 - 8:30

President's Welcome

Prof Pere Clave

8:30 - 9:30

Free Papers 1

9:30 - 10:30

Clinical Assessment in Dysphagia Across the Lifespan

9:30 - 9:45                    New Directions in the Evaluation of Dysphagia in Paediatrics

                                       Dr Kelly Weir

9:45 - 10:00                  New Directions on Clinical Swallowing Examinations in Adults

                                       Dr Renata Guedes

10:00 - 10:15                Neurophysiological Considerations in Swallowing Evaluation

                                       Dr Emilia Michou

10:15 - 10:30                Panel Discussion and Q&A

                                       Drs Kelly Weir, Renata Guedes, Emilia Michou and Michaela

                                       Trapl

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:00

Free Papers 2

12:00 - 12:30

Innovations in Dysphagia Assessment

12:00 - 12:30                Dynamic Swallowing Studies

                                       Dr Yoko Inamoto

12:30 - 13:00

Poster Session

13:00 - 14:00

Industry Symposium

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 16:00

Free Papers 3

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:30

New Tools to Assess Swallow Function

16:30 - 16:45                Beyond Residue and Aspiration: Perspectives on the Future of

                                       Swallowing Studies

                                       Dr Bonnie Martin-Harris

16:45 - 17:00                The Future of Imaging Techniques for Swallowing Studies

                                       Dr Peter Pokieser

17:00 - 17:15                The Metrics of the Swallow Response

                                       Prof Pere Clave

17:15 - 17:30                Discussion/Q&A

                                       Drs Bonnie Martin-Harris, Peter Pokieser, Pere Clave and

                                       Prof Dermot Malone

17:30 - 18:00

Poster Session

19:30 - 23:00

Congress Dinner at the Dining Hall, Trinity College Dublin

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Saturday 29th September 2018

Venue: AVIVA Stadium, Landsdowne Rd, Dublin 4

7:45 - 8:45

Industry Symposium

8:45 - 9:00

Opening Address

Dr Kate Allatt

9:00 - 10:00

Free Papers 4

10:00 - 10:30

Shaping the Future in FEES

10:00 - 10:20                  Outcome Measures in FEES

                                         Dr Jessica Pisegna

10:20 - 10:30                  Discussion and Q&A

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:00

Free Papers 5

12:00 - 12:30

Novel Approaches to Managing Aspiration

12:00 - 12:15                Laryngeal Surgery and Laryngeal Re-innervation

                                       Dr Mark Rafferty

12:15 - 12:30                Panel Discussion

12:30 - 13:00

Poster Session

13:00 - 14:00

Industry Symposium

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 15:30

Free Papers 6

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:30

Shaping the Future: Rehabilitation in Dysphagia

16:00 - 16:15                Potential Targets for Treatment in Patients Postextubation

                                       Dr Martin Brodsky

16:15 - 16:30                Dysphagia pre-habilitation for patients with head and neck                                                   cancer: Using behaviour change theory to optimize the pre-

                                       treatment consultation.

                                       Dr Roganie Govender

16:30 - 16:45                Preventing Sarcopenia and Malnutrition in Older High Risk

                                       Populations

                                       Dr Caoileann Murphy

16:45 - 17:00              ESSD Labelling of Thickening Agents for Patient Safety

                                       Prof Pere Clave

17:00 - 17:30              Discussion/Q&A

                                       Prof Pere Clave

17:30 - 18:00

Closing Ceremony and Awards

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