The 1990 Punch Club meeting was hosted in Leicester by Gordon Smart. Club policy at the time was that partners/spouses were not invited to the meetings.
On Wednesday 7 November, club members were transported to Alford House, Wymeswold (chez Smart) for an informal evening meal, following which they returned to the Grand Hotel, Leicester.
Presentations commenced at Leicester General Hospital on 8 November and continued on the morning of 9 November. Click here to download the full meeting programme - details of the speakers and their presentations are shown below:
|THURSDAY 8 NOVEMBER
|Nicholas London, Lecturer in the Professorial Surgical Unit, Leicester
|The staging of renal carcinoma by contrast enhanced CT: a comparison of three techniques
|Sukbhir Ubhi, Research Fellow in Surgery, Leicester
|Immunotherapy in cancer with special reference to the kidney
|Timothy Terry, Consultant Urologist, Leicester
|Surgery for a penetrating problem
|Graeme Cooksey, Senior Registrar in Urology, Leicester
|The management of impotence with a vacuum tumescence device
|Davinder Sandhu, Senior Registrar in Urology, Nottingham/Derby
|The pathophysiology of the vas deferens
|Dietmar Konig, Research Assistant, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Cologne
|Medical school and surgical training in Germany - can life be even more difficult for German junior doctors over there?
|FRIDAY 9 NOVEMBER
|Michael Kelly, Consultant General Surgeon, Leicester
|First-rate use for a second-hand resectoscope
|Ali Majeed, Research Associate, Professorial Surgical Unit, Leicester
|The potential for percutaneous cholecystolithotomy
|Mark Castleden, Professor, Care of the Elderly, University of Leicester
|The effects of prostatectomy on urological symptoms
|David Osborn, Consultant Urologist, Leicester
|Interesting trauma cases
On the afternoon of 8 November, members were treated to a private, guided tour of Belvoir Castle.
The Club dinner was held in The Old Mill, Cossington. It is no longer a restaurant. but the link (left) provides a pictorial record (from the Leicester Mercury) of the restaurant before it closed.
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