Home Mechanical Ventilation UK Meeting 2021

Date: 25 June 2021

Venue: Online

“Very insightful and enjoyable. A great opportunity to network”

“Topics are on-point for HMV services nationwide”

“Brilliant and inspirational”

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Programme overview

The HMV UK Meeting provides a multi-disciplinary network for established clinicians and healthcare professionals that are either caring for patients dependent on home mechanical ventilation, or that have an interest in continual care using highly advanced specialist technologies.

This virtual meeting offers an invaluable opportunity to learn more about the latest advances in the management of children and adults with chronic respiratory failure. The HMV UK Meeting is also renowned for providing respiratory professionals and experts from around the country with the opportunity to network and knowledge share.

Draft agenda

A Year in Review

Anna Makower, Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist in Long Term Ventilation, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Ashwin Upadhya, Acute/ICU specialist, Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Keynote Lecture: The results of clinical experience in HMV: 3 people, 3 patients, 3 papers

Mark Elliott, Consultant, The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Transition in LTTV: results from NCEPOD

Mark Juniper, Consultant in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine, Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

HMV: from patient to partner. Living longer, healthier and active

Baroness Campbell of Surbiton DBE

Surge capacity and lessons for the future pandemic

Nick Hart, Clinical and Academic Director, Lane Fox Respiratory Service, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Making your service pandemic ready

Alison Armstrong, Nurse Consultant, North-East Assisted Ventilation Service Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Long term outcomes of covid: more than just post-critical care syndrome?

Zudin Puthucheary, Honorary Consultant in Intensive Care, Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust

Home set up of NIV: the solution to delivering HMV in the post-pandemic world

Marieke Duiverman, Pulmonary Physician/Researcher, University Medical Centre Groningen

Optimisation of pharmacological interventions in COPD

Grainne D’Ancona, Consultant Pharmacist, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Active Trials in Home Mechanical Ventilation

Rebecca D’Cruz, NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow, Lane Fox Respiratory Unit & King’s College London

Download the draft HMV 2021 agenda here (PDF 597KB) >>

Book your place for HMV UK 2021 >>