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15th Annual London MDT Head & Neck Imaging Course

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This popular course has run annually at Northwick Park Hospital since 2007 and is now being run over three days.

The course is suitable for: Core Trainees, Specialty Trainees in ENT, OMFS & Head & Neck Surgery and Radiology.  Consultants, Staff and Associate Specialists in ENT, OMFS, Head & Neck Radiology.

MOTIVATED FACULTY WHO ARE EXPERTS IN THEIR FIELD - AND ARE TEACHERS!

 Course format & highlights:

  • Novel multidisciplinary case-based, tutorial and workshop teaching format (paired radiologist & surgeon)
  • Library of digital images and edited video archives taken from clinic and operating theatre, in cross reference to corresponding PACs imaging.
  • Potential/actual complications
  • Direct clinical relationship and correlation, emphasising relevant surgical anatomy and pathology in context of evolving imaging modalities
  • National/International Imaging Standards defined with relevance of audit and research to teaching
  • Medico-legal complications

 

AWARDED 7 CPD CREDITS PER DAY FROM THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGISTS

Course fees include lunch & all refreshments.

Course dinner (in a local restaurant) on the evening of day 2 is also included in the course fee

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT FOR 2017 NOW AVAILABLE

Course details:

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Course dates:

click to book - 07, November 2017 (£180)

click to book - 07 - 08, November 2017 (£315)

click to book - 07 - 09, November 2017 (£450)

click to book - 08 - 09, November 2017 (£315)

click to book - 08, November 2017 (£180)

click to book - 09, November 2017 (£180)

Topics - Day 1 : Fundamentals in Acute Imaging

  • Plain film imaging & acute on-call in ENT & OMFS
  • Imaging in acute trauma & airway emergencies
  • Ultrasound - benefits & limitations
  • Imaging for sugical management of ultrasound of major salivary, thyroid & parathyroid gland
  • Head & neck imaging outside of the radiology department
  • Ultrasound workshops

 

Topics - Day 2 : Fundamentals in Correlative Imaging

  • Head & neck cancer imaging
  • Imaging in sino-nasal disease
  • Hands-on flexible nasendoscopy
  • CPD workshops: i. cross-sectional imaging.  ii. Radiological anatomy of the paranasal sinuses. iii. Radiological anatomy/clinical imaging of the TMJ. iv. Radiology anatomy of the temporal bone. v. Radiological anatomy of the facial bones.

 

Topics - Day 3 : Advanced

  • Optimised imaging for management of middle-ear disease
  • Challenges in sino-nasal/skull base disease
  • Transoral laser surgery & the larynx
  • Interventional radiology in head & neck disease management
  • Imaging for minimally invasive head & neck disease management
  • Imaging for post-operative complications
  • New developments - interface imaging techniques

 

Feedback from November 2014:

Day 1:

  • Very well run course
  • Doing a great job in teaching for multi-specialist doctor
  • Excellent talks on new guidelines and views from Radiologists
  • Pitched at the correct level
  • Fantastic to have MDT teaching and asking each other questions

Day 2:

  • The course organisers and faculty should be congratulated on making a relatively ‘dry’ topic of radiology as interesting and as interactive as possible.
  • The faculty was friendly & approachable and I felt very comfortable discussing cases and asking questions.
  • Good that we were split into groups of similar interest for workshops
  • Interactive, MDT-style programme is fantastic.
  • The course is of tremendous educational value and has definitely changed the way I approach/look at scans in the future.

Day 3:

  • Brilliant course
  • Kudos to the organisers for hosting an outstanding course
  • Informative, interactive, interesting & impeccable and integral part of our professional development.
  • Great speakers
  • Thank you
  • Best day out of the three
  • Very useful, interesting & amazing
  • Very much recommended

 

For information and online educational resources, visit the London and KSS Maxillo-Facial trainees' website at: www.londonkss.co.uk




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