Course Details

DAS approved course

Guy's Hospital, Great Maze Pond, London, SE19RT
A Two Day Comprehensive Update in Airway Management
Option to Book For One or Both Days
Day One - Lectures, CBD & Live Broadcast
Complete Guide to Airway Management delivered by International Experts.
Topics include -
  • Live Awake Fibreoptic Intubation  Broadcast from Guy's Theatres
  • Review of Recent Airway Publications
  • Awake fibre optic techniques
  • Videolaryngoscopes - Which ONE ?
  • Human Factors in Airway Management
  • DAS Intubation Guidelines  
  • Front of Neck Access
  • CBD with audience voting  
  • Lively debate on hot controversies  
  • THRIVE and Pre-oxygenation
  • Obstetrics and Intensive Care Airway Management
  • Airway and Bariatric Anaesthesia
  • Next Generation Supraglottic Airways
  • Fibreoptic Intubation Skills 
  • Awake Fibreoptic Intubation 
  • ORSIM - Fibreoptic Simulation
  • Intubation through SADs
  • Ultrasound in Airway Management
  • Percutaneous and Surgical Tracheostomy 
  • Jet Ventilation
  • Videolaryngoscopes and New Devices
  • Paediatric Airway
  • Scalpel Cricothyroidotomy
  • Optiflow and THRIVE
  • Virtual Endoscopy
DAY 1 - ODP / Anaesthetic Nurse Course    ( 20th June 2018 )    
Parallel ODP session featuring Lectures and Workshops
  • Case Based Discussions
  • DAS Guidelines
  • Human factors
  • Hands on Training on Difficult Airway Equipment and Simulation
  • Front of Neck Access Workshops
  • Live Awake Fibreoptic Intubation Broadcast from Guy's Theatres
Eminent Confirmed Faculty 
Dr Anil Patel, President DAS, London
Dr Barry Maguire, DAS Secretary
Dr Adrian Pearce, Founder DAS
Prof Mansukh Popat, Oxford
Dr Jairaj Rangasami, Past President DAS
Professor Ellen O Sullivan, Past President DAS
Prof Tim Cook , Bath UK
Prof Fritz Puhringer, Germany
Prof Sheila Myatra, India
Prof Cyprian Mendonca,Coventry 
Dr Massimiliano Sorbello, Italy
Dr Paul Baker, New Zealand
Dr Chris Frerk, Chair, DAS Intubation Guidelines (TBC)
Dr Pedro Acha, Inventor Airtraq & Totaltrack
Dr Andy Higgs, DAS Treasurer
Dr Mike Margarson, Vice Chairman SOBA
Dr Ravi Bhagrath, Co-author DAS Intubation Guidelines
Dr Mary Mushambi,Author DAS Obstetric Intubation Guidelines
Dr M Nasir, Inventor Igel
Dr A F McNarry, Co-author DAS Intubation Guidelines
Dr Vicki Mitchell, Chair DAS Implementation Group
DAS Committee members .. past and present
  • Workshops delivered by Experts only
  • 1:2 Faculty Delegate Ratio
  • Consultant's workshops separate from trainees
  • No previous experience with advanced airway management required 
  • Excellent feedback received from our previous courses 
  • Take the opportunity to network with International Anaesthetists
  • Nominated as the most comprehensive airway course in Europe  
Book EARLY to avoid disappointment 
EARLY BIRD before 2nd OCT 2018 - Workshops limited spaces
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For more details and registration please visit
The course is accredited for 10 CPD points by the RCOA
Course Directors
Dr Imran Ahmad
Consultant Anaesthetist & Airway Lead
DAS Committee Member
Dr Gunjeet Dua
Consultant Anaesthetist
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Remember workshops are always oversubscribed so please book early and take advantage of the early bird rates.
We look forward to welcoming you in June !


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Course Fee

Day 1 Only ( 20 th June ) £ 125.00
Day 2 Only ( 21 st June ) £ 275.00
Both Days ( 20th & 21st June ) £ 325.00
ODP / Recovery Course ( 20th June 2019) £ 100 (£ 75 if self funded)

How to pay

BACS transfer
Cheque payable to:
Advanced Airway Course

Please send to:

Advanced Airway Course
Department of Anaesthetics,
2 nd floor, Borough Wing
Guy's Hospital,
Great Maze Pond
London SE1 9RT