May 24, 2024

Virtual Summer Congress (V-SC21) 2021

Links for each event will be provided by your Delegation. All VP’s have been emailed the needed information from the CIOMR ASG.
From the CIOMR Secretary-General: Please note, all times in this description are in GMT (Eastern Time is currently -4 GMT) and this will be a 3-day event:
We have now received a majority of responses and all are very positive toward holding V-SC21. Therefore the following will go ahead and I ask that you to place these dates and times in your calendar:
CIOMR Virtual Summer Congress 2021 (V-SC21) dates: 6, 7, and 8 Aug 21
Location: Online (virtual) and most likely hosted on Microsoft Teams (MS Teams). Zoom will be a back up alternative:

Confédération Interalliée des Officiers Médicaux de Réserve
Interallied Confederation of Medical Reserve Officers
Virtual Summer Congress (V-SC21) 2021
Congrès d’été virtuel
6-8 August 2021
V-SC21 will take place virtually using the MS Teams software platforms.
DAY 1 (6 Aug 21)
1330 – 1730 – CIOMR Executive Council Meeting
Attendees required: VPs, Deputies or representatives, key leads (incl Committee Chairs), MCO, IT, LOs.
CIOMR EC Meeting Agenda:
1900-2100 – Junior Medical Reserve Officer Workshop (JMROW) Programme.
The JMROW will run an evening Programme on 6 Aug 21. Thereafter the JMROW attendees will follow the Day 2 and 3 programmes.
JMROW is open to Reserve Officers (OF1-3) of the healthcare professions of all our Member Nations. Further details as per Annex A.
Saturday 7st August
13:00 – 18:00 (GTM)
Scientific presentations
13:00 – 13:15
Introduction by Chair of SciCom
Lt Col Fawcett (UK)
13:15 – 14:00
“UK, A Large Animal Model of Blast Traumatic Brain Injury”
Surgeon Commander Roberts BSc MB ChB PhD FRCS (SN) Royal Navy (UK). Senior Neurosurgical Registrar University Hospital Birmingham.
14:00 – 14:45
“CAN, Medical Reservist: Caring for the care giver.”
Maj LeBlanc, MN, BScN, NP. Nurse Practitioner,1 Canadian Field Hospital Detachment Ottawa Canadian Armed Forces / Government of Canada.
14:45 – 15:30
“ESP, Blurred Vision at Military Environment: Retinal and vitreous detachment on ocular ultrasound in less than three minutes”.
Dr Miguel Sanchez Velasco MD, Emergency Physician, Spanish VP CIOMR.
15:30 – 16:00 COFFEE BREAK
16:00 – 16:45
“UK, A case of perimortem C-section for twins in the pre-hospital arena”
Lt Col Fawcett FRCEM FIMC (RCSE’d) MSc Dip RTM (RCSE’d) MBChB PGCE VR. Consultant in Emergency Medicine & Pre-hospital Care, Royal Stoke University Hospital & Midlands Air Ambulance. Medical Director 208 Field Hospital.
16:45 – 17:30
“UK, Feasibility of in-aircraft RSI in a civilian HEMS service”. Maj Kat Hunter, BA MBChB FRCA, 256 (City of London) Field Hospital. HEMS Registrar Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex. Anaesthetic Registrar, St George’s School of anaesthesia, London.
17:30 – 18:00
Summary, Questions for panel and closure of scientific session.
DAY 3 (8 Aug 21) – 1300-1705 (GMT)
Topic Speaker Timing
Maj Webber (GBR)
Strategic Med Planning
Lt Col (OF4) Seb Burns (GBR)
UK Military Aid to Civil Authorities (MACA) Op RESCRIPT
Air Cdre (OF6) Luke Houghton (GBR) 1345-1425
LAND Environment Med Planning
Lt Col (OF4) Bill Inglis (GBR)
1425-1505 Break
Maritime Med Planning
AIR Med Planning
Humanitarian and Disaster Relief
(HADR) Med Planning
Summary and Conclusion
Maj Webber
1. All timings are subject to amendment.
2. Break out rooms (virtual) will be made available for Committee meetings. Where a committee Rep is also a VP, they should arrange for their deputy to represent them at the EC meeting where required.
3. The V-SC21 EC Meeting and SciCom and OMC programme sessions will open 1 hour before and 1 hour after to facilitate any social engagement.
4. Dress Code: Day Uniform is encouraged or smart civilian attire

Annex A
JMROW Programme
Topic Speaker Timing
Introduction to CIOMR
Wg Cdr (OF4) Banks (GBR),
CIOMR Secretary-General
NRFC Question set backbriefs and discussion All
Leadership in diversity symposium
Col (OF5) Scott (CAN), Director Reserves, Canadian Armed Forces
Col (OF5) Mahan (GBR), Deputy Commander Reserves, 7th Infantry Brigade
Col (OF5) Angela Garner (USA), G-1, 81st Readiness Division
Panel discussion and networking
Col (OF5) Scott (CAN)
Col (OF5) Mahan (GBR)
Col (OF5) Angela Garner

Recommend you download Microsoft (MS)Teams to be able to function seamlessly during our V-SC21. Tutorials on MS Teams are available at:…/microsoft-teams-video…