This will be an exceptional event in history of Pakistan Emergency Medicine as this kind of workshop has never happened before in any part of the world,
This workshop is purely an intellectual asset of Dr Ash ( Ashfaque Sorathia ) who is currently working as ED consultant in Uk , He is the founder of PEMA and Director of London Clinical Courses as well.
Dr Ash is actively involved in teaching and training Emergency Medicine physicians in UK , UAE, Middle East and Pakistan , To improve EM services in Pakistan he established PEMA which is currently the most vibrant EM community of Pakistan .
This workshop is specifically designed to teach simple emergency procedures which can have a significant impact on patient life, main aim of this workshop is to equipped Pakistan senior ER physicians , Residents, Junior doctors and 5th year medical students with necessary skills so that they can confidently perform life , limb or sight saving procedures without any delay.
How will this workshop be conducted ?
Full 4 days workshop , 25 procedures will be taught per day, During morning session full theoretical knowledge will be provided in form of lecture and in afternoon opportunity will be given to do full hand on practise and perform procedure on mannequin.
Who will conduct this workshop ?
Whole workshop will be conducted by senior EM Clinicians who are Fellows and Members of Royal colleges, we will also invite few specialist of their own speciality to teach relevant procedures
Who is the organiser of this workshop ?
This whole workshop is organised by PEMA in collaboration with London Clinical Courses ( LCC) UK team. Same workshop will be arranged in Uk by LCC team by end of this year and fee for this workshop in UK will be 1000£ ( 250£ per day )
For Pakistani ER physicians PEMA in collaboration with LCC has subsidise this fee to 2500PKR per day which is equivalent of 17£ /day only.
What is total fee ?
Total fee is just 10,000 PKR which is a subsidise fee compare to 1000 £ / 160,000 PKR in UK.
Will you get certificates ?
Yes Competencies Certificate signed by UK consultants will be issued to those who successfully attend all 4 days.
How useful this certificate will be ?
This certificate will testify that you have attended this unique workshop and have knowledge of 100 EM procedure , you've been taught and had supervised hand on practice by UK trained consultants , this will be like a gem in your cv and portfolio , of course this will give you confidence in job interview any where in the world and doctors with these skills will always be preferred over doctors who don't have these skills .
Are there any other similar workshops ?
From our knowledge , No other institute anywhere in the world has organised such a unique workshop,
We all know about ATLS ALS APLS and other fancy courses but no one has ever conducted a practical workshop on 100 Emergency Medicine procedures.
What procedures will be taught ? We will teach 100 EM procedures which will include procedures mentioned below and other procedures as well.
List of procedures
1)Eye irrigation using Morgan lens after chemical injuries use of ,
2) slit lamp examination of eye
3) removal of foreign bodies from eye,
4) how to check eye PH
7) removal of foreign body and insect from ear
8 Management of epistaxis , anterior nose packing, posterior nose packing , nasal bleed cauterisation
9) drainage of quinsy
10) removal of nasal foreign bodies
11) Cervical spine protection
12) Use various splints , plasters and back slabs
13) Application of slings , tubinets, neighbour strapping ,
14) drainage of Subungal hematoma ..
15) airway manoeuvres
16) use of airway adjuncts
17) surgical airway
18) I/O intraosseous access
19) Regional nerve blocks , hematoma blocks
20) Log roll
21) needle decompression of chest
22) aspiration of pneumothorax
23) insertion of chest drain
24) insertion of arterial line
25) I/V access in children and adult
26) blood sampling
27) patient transfer
28) tracheal intubation
29) basic ventilator settings
30) joint manipulations and reductions
31) insertion of central line ultrasound guided
32) DC cardio versions
33) Vagal manoeuvres for SVT valsalva and modified valsalva
34) chemical cardio version of VT SVTs
35) ultrasound FAST scan , Aorta scan , ultrasound guided I/V access , echo in life support
37) removal of foreign body from vagina
38) elbow dislocation manipulation
39) shoulder dislocation manipulation
40) ankle dislocation manipulation
41) Cusco's speculum examinations
42) application of pelvic binder
43) application of Thomas splint in femur fracture
44) Fascia iliaca block , femoral nerve block
45) safe sedation
46) Sterile suturing
47) incision/ drainage of superficial skin abscess
48) dental blocks
49) digital ring blocks
50) how to apply monitors on patient and list of various simple procedures will be taught...
Where will this workshops held ?
This will be conducted at very accessible venue in Karachi details of venue will be provided 4-6 weeks before the event.
How can we book this workshop and what are payment options ?
You can book this workshop by paying 10,000PKR to our account . There are 2 payment options
Option 1 , Pay 10,000 PKR as soon as possible and book your place .
Option 2, Pay 5000 PKR as soon as possible and remaining 5000 by end of month July 2018 ( In 2 instalments )
Can I cancel this workshop after bookings and get refunds ?
No , you cannot cancel this workshop and money paid once cannot be refunded but you will always be allowed to reschedule your workshop and attend our next session, this means money paid once remains protected till you attend this event, to reschedule you must inform us 4 week before the event to avail this opportunity.
How many candidates will participate in this workshop?
We register only 100 doctors so that they get full hand on practise with interactive teaching.
What if you received our email earlier and have already paid ?
Now You don't need to do anything your place is confirmed .
How frequently we will conduct this workshop?
We aim to conduct 2 workshops every 3-4 months so if you paid and you didn't get chance to attend in current event you will be offer place in next event as priority
Will we be conducting this workshop in any other cities in future ?
We Aim to conduct this workshop in Lahore and Islamabad in near future but haven't finalised any thing yet.if we announce venues in other cities candidates will be allowed to change their venues and can attend workshop in their preferred cities .
What are account details ?
Account name Ashfaque Ahmed and Naila
Bank - United Bank Limited
Account Number : 067801034205
Branch code : 0678
IBAN code: PK89UNIL0112067801034205
Please make payments to above account and send us snap shot of deposit or transfer slip at
inbox us at our fb page , we will send you confirmation .
Places will be offered on first come first served basis ,
Once payments made please click " Going Tab" in above event .
We wish you get wonderful experience.
Our aim is to improve Emergency Services in Pakistan
Founder of PEMA