1-3 Dec 2017 - WAPMU-UK 1st Annual Symposium, Live Scanning & Cadaveric Workshop, London, UK

The World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography, United Kingdom (WAPMU-UK) would like to introduce the 1st Annual Ultrasound in Interventional Pain, Neuromodulation & Musculoskeletal Procedures Symposium, Live Scanning & Cadaveric Workshop due to take place at King's College London on 1-3 December 2017.

These unique meetings for the UK are endorsed by the World Institute of Pain (WIP) for the Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist (CIPS) Exam.
WAPMU UK's three day course with Chairmen and Course Directors Dr Raja Reddy and Dr Sadiq Bhayani will include expert lectures from an international faculty, live model ultrasound scanning and cadaveric anatomy.

UPDATE: PLEASE NOTE THIS MEETING IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. To register your interest in future ultrasound meetings in London, please contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com

Chairmen & Course Directors

Raja Reddy, MD, FRCA FFPMRCA EDRA FIPP CIPS, Medway Maritime Hospital, Kent, UK

Sadiq Bhayani, MBBS FRCA EDRA FFPMRCA CIPS FIPP, University Hospitals Leicester, UK

Invited Course Faculty & Guest Speakers

James Burge MBChB PhD MRCP, Consultant, Neurophysiology, Kings College Hospital, London, UK

Michael Gofeld, M.D., FIPP, CIPS,- University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada

Amitabh Gulati, M.D., Director, Chronic Pain at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Assistant., Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA

Ravi K Kalathur MD, FIPP, CIPS., Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, India

Pranab Kumar, FRCA FFPMRCA EDRA FIPP CIPS,- Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals, UK

Rajesh Munglani, M.D., MB, BS, DA, DCH, FRCA, FFPMRCA-  Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital,
London, UK

Einar Ottestad, M.D., FIPP, CIPS,-  Stanford University School of Medicine, USA

Hariharan Shankar, M.D., FIPP, CIPS,- Medical College of Wisconsin, USA

Ashish Shetty, M.B.BS, F.R.CA, FFPMRCA, National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, University College London Hospital, London, UK

Micha Sommer, M.D., FIPP, CIPS,- University of Maastricht, The Netherlands

David Spinner, M.D., CIPS,- Icahn School of Medicine, New York, USA

Athmaja Thottungal, FRCA FFPMRCA EDRA FIPP CIPS,- Kent & Canterbury Hospital, UK

Educational Content & Objectives

  • Designed for Anaesthetists, Pain Physicians, Rheumatologists, PM&R Physicians, Radiologists, Neurologists & Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Teaching Programme based on WIP/WAPMU curriculum for CIPS examination
  • Training Course for Certification in interventional pain & musculo-skeletal ultrasonography
  • Didactic lectures, Live Scanning & Cadaveric Workshop
  • Advanced Ultrasound guided interventional procedures & cadaveric peripheral implants station
  • Cervical Spine, Thoracic Spine, Abdomen Sonography & Interventional Procedures
  • Lumbar spine, Sacrum & Pelvic Sonography & Interventional Procedures
  • Shoulder, Elbow & Wrist Sonography & Interventional Procedures
  • Hip, Knee & Ankle Sonography & Interventional Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerves Sonography & Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation: Innovations in neuromodulation
  • Regenerative Therapy in Joints: Protein rich Plasma & Stem cells
  • Electromyography & Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Medico-Legal Aspects in Pain Medicine

Meeting Schedule & Venues

Friday, 1st December 2017 - Didactic Lectures and Demonstration- 08:30-17:15
Saturday, 2nd December 2017 - Didactic and "live model" hands-on training- 08:15-18:00
Sunday, 3rd December 2017 - Cadaveric Labatory training - 09:00-17:00

Lectures and Live Scanning (Day 1 and 2)
Chantler Simulation & Interactive Learning Centre,
Shepherd's House, King’s College London,
Guy’s Hospital Campus, London, SE1 1UL, UK

Cadaveric Workshop (Day 3)
Function Room & Revelstoke Room, Henriette Raphael House
and Lower Dissecting Room, Department of Anatomy,
Hodgkin Building, King’s College London,
Guy’s Hospital Campus, London SE1 1UL, UK

To download a map of Guy's Hospital Campus, CLICK HERE

Continuing Medical Education

The meeting has been approved for 15 CPD points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK

Dannemiller designates this live activity for a maximum of 21 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Dannemiller is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Registration Fee

Standard Registration Fee: £750 (GBP) or $977.00 (USD)

*Fee includes Lectures, Hands-on Workshops, Tea/Coffee and Lunch Catering

Online Registration

UPDATE: PLEASE NOTE THIS MEETING IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. To register your interest in future ultrasound meetings in London, please contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com

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