28 - 30 April, 2020 | London, UK

Conference Day One

8:00 am - 8:50 am REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

Colonel Duncan Wilson, Deputy Head, Research & Clinical Innovation at Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

Colonel Duncan Wilson

Deputy Head, Research & Clinical Innovation
Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

Colonel Chris Millet, Medical Defence Engagement AH at Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

Colonel Chris Millet

Medical Defence Engagement AH
Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

9:10 am - 9:50 am HOST NATION KEYNOTE ADDRESS: DELIVERING A JOINT UK MEDICAL CAPABILITY FOR THE FUTURE


Air Vice-Marshal Alastair Reid, Surgeon General at UK Ministry of Defence

Air Vice-Marshal Alastair Reid

Surgeon General
UK Ministry of Defence

9:50 am - 10:30 am TRANSFORMING THE AIR FORCE MEDICAL SERVICE FOR THE CONFLICT OF TOMORROW


Lieutenant General Dorothy Hogg, Surgeon General at US Air Force

Lieutenant General Dorothy Hogg

Surgeon General
US Air Force

10:30 am - 11:00 am PANEL DISCUSSION: DEFINING FUTURE THREATS AND CHALLENGES FOR DEPLOYED CARE

·         What will be the defining characteristics of future combat operations? How will these impact clinical deliveries?
·         How equipped are combat medics to meet a changing requirement for deployed care, including mass-casualty scenarios?
·         How can you deliver innovation across the Operational Patient Care Pathway to support consistently improved outcomes?
 
Invited panellists:
Lieutenant General Dororthy Hogg, Surgeon General, US Air Force
Air Vice Marshal Alastair Reid, Surgeon General, Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence
Brigadier General Edouard Halbert, Assistant Surgeon General, Operations, French Military Health Service

11:00 am - 11:30 am COFFEE AND NETWORKING

11:30 am - 12:10 pm AMBITION 2030 OF THE FRENCH MEDICAL SUPPORT


Brigadier General Edouard Halbert, Assistant Surgeon General, Operations at French Military Health Service

Brigadier General Edouard Halbert

Assistant Surgeon General, Operations
French Military Health Service

12:10 pm - 12:50 pm RE-FOCUSING - CONSEQUENCES OF TURNING BACK FROM INTERNATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT TOWARDS MAJOR JOINT OPERATIONS


Colonel Dr. Johannes Backus, DCOS Health Care Planning, Control and Management at Bundeswehr

Colonel Dr. Johannes Backus

DCOS Health Care Planning, Control and Management
Bundeswehr

12:50 pm - 2:00 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm SUPPORTING THE COMBAT MEDIC WITH AUGMENTED REALITY


2:40 pm - 3:20 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: EXTENDING THE ROLE FOR MEDICAL PERSONNEL IN DEPLOYED OPERATIONS

·         Are established clinical timelines still valid in the context of contemporary operations? What can innovation do to support deployed forces in meeting clinical timelines?
·         How can we improve the level of capability that can be deployed far forward?
·         What opportunities are there for using less highly trained personnel to perform pre-hospital care in a deployed environment?
·         In which new clinical areas should we expect combat medics ansssd nurses to be able to operate?
 
Invited Panellists include:
Colonel Duncan Wilson, Deputy Head, Research & Clinical Innovation, Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence
Colonel Tom Woolley, Defence Professor of Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm AFTERNOON TEA AND NETWORKING


Colonel Tom Woolley, Defence Professor of Anaesthetics and Intensive Care at Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

Colonel Tom Woolley

Defence Professor of Anaesthetics and Intensive Care
Defence Medical Services, UK Ministry of Defence

4:20 pm - 5:00 pm LIFELINE FOR THE FRONTLINE: BLOOD PRODUCT INNOVATION TO SUPPORT THE WARFIGHTER


Colonel Audra Taylor, Division Chief, Armed Services Blood Program at Defense Health Agency

Colonel Audra Taylor

Division Chief, Armed Services Blood Program
Defense Health Agency

5:00 pm - 5:10 pm CLOSE OF DAY ONE