19-20 April 2024 - 2nd International Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Symposium, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

 


QUICK LINKS

To register your interest in attending the USG meeting in Eindhoven, CLICK HERE

To pay the early bird registration fee for the symposium in Eindhoven, CLICK HERE

To view a PDF of the programme, CLICK HERE



JOIN US in Eindhoven, The Netherlands for 2nd International Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Symposium on 19-20 April 2024

Watch this space for updates on the 2 Day USG course for 2024.  
To register for the meeting in Eindhoven, CLICK HERE  For further information, contact: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


SCIENTIFIC DIRECTOR














Dr C.W.J. (Kenneth) van Tilburg, MD, PhD, FIPP
Symposium Scientific Director
Senior Fellow, London Pain Forum
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Judicial Expert Civil / Criminal Law
ADRZ / Erasmus MC, Goes / Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Melius Klinieken, Eindhoven, The Netherlands


INVITED FACULTY INCLUDE














Dr Andrzej Krol
ESRA RA-UK Course Director
ESRA Ultrasound Pain Courses (London & Europe)
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's University Hospital
London, UK














Dr Teodor Goroszeniuk
President, London Pain Forum
Vice-President, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Interventional Pain Management 
& Neuromodulation Practice, 
Cromwell Hospital
London, UK














Dr Raja Reddy EDRA FIPP CIPS
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Physician 
Educational Supervisor: Advanced Pain Medicine Training Fellowship Programme
Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist
Medway National Health Service
Kent, UK














Dr Bert Vanneste FIPP
Consultant Pain Specialist
AZ Groeninge, KU Leuven Hospital network
Kortrijk, Belgium














Dr Michal But
Special Interest: USG/X-Ray Interventional Pain Medicine
Course Faculty, ESRA RA-UK USG Pain Course, London
& Pain Academy Interventional Cadaver Courses, Barcelona
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Regional Hospital
Koszalin, Poland





Dr Remko Liebregts FIPP CIPS
Consultant Anesthesiologist & Pain Specialist
Department of Anesthesiology,
Amsterdam University Medical
Center on location VUmc,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands






Dr. Katrin Stoecklein FIPP, CIPS
Consultant Anesthesiologist & Pain Specialist
Head of the Academic Pain Center,
Department of Anesthesiology,
Amsterdam University Medical
Center on location VUmc,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
















Dr Athmaja R. Thottungal EDRA, FIPP, CIPS
Council Member, RA-UK
Chronic Pain Lead, LSORA
Consultant in Pain Management & Anaesthesia,
Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician
Charing Cross Hospital
Imperial College Healthcare, London
Kent & Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury
United Kingdom

















Dr Emre Almac FIPP CIPS
Consultant Anesthesiologist & Pain Specialist
Alrijne Ziekenhuis
The Netherlands












Prof Thomas Haag
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Wrexham Maelor Hospital
Visiting Professor, Social & Life Sciences, 
Glyndwr University North Wales
Wales, UK



SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

To view a PDF of the programme, CLICK HERE


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

“An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event”.


REGISTRATION FEE

Early Bird Registration Fee: 565 euros 

(Registration includes access to full scientific programme, tea/coffee and lunch breaks on 19-20 April 2024)

*To pay the early bird registration fee for the symposium in Eindhoven, CLICK HERE


ONLINE REGISTRATION

To register for the USG meeting in Eindhoven, CLICK HERE

23-24 May 2024 - Mediterranean PRP/Prolotherapy MSK Ultrasound Course


QUICK LINKS

To pay the early bird registration fee and secure your place for Malta, CLICK HERE

To register your interest in attending the Malta Course, CLICK HERE

To view a PDF of the Course Flyer, CLICK HERE

To view a PDF of the Course Programme, CLICK HERE

To view the Malta Course Video, CLICK HERE



JOIN US IN MALTA  for the Mediterranean PRP/Prolotherapy MSK Ultrasound Course due to take place at St. Vincent De Paule Hospital, Luqa, Malta on 23-24 May 2024. An expert international faculty will be teaching on this unique event. For further information, email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com 

 

ORGANISING COMMITTEE


Dr Zbigniew Kirkor (London, UK)
Dr Kirill Micallef Stafrace (Malta)
Dr Osnat Wende (Israel)
Mr Ciaran Wazir (London, UK)

 

COURSE FACULTY


Dr Hadi Bedran, Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia, London (UK)
Dr Alain Elbaz, Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Houston, Texas (USA)
Dr Bartosz Fraczek, Interventional Pain Specialist, Krakow (Poland)
Dr Martynas Juozaitis, Consultant in Pain Medicine, London/Shropshire (UK)
Dr Zbigniew Kirkor, Consultant in Pain Medicine, London (UK)
Prof Nat Padhiar, Consultant Podiatric Surgeon, London (UK)
Dr Nicole Porz, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Bern (Switzerland)
Dr Kirill Micallef Stafrace, Sports & Exercise Medicine Consultant, Executive Board member EFSMA (Malta)
Dr Osnat Wende, Consultant Pain Specialist, with focus on Regenerative MSK Medicine,  Jerusalem (Israel)


COURSE PROGRAMME

To view a PDF of the course programme, CLICK HERE

  

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

An application for European CME Credits will be submitted to the European Accreditation Council for CME.


COURSE VENUE



St. Vincent De Paule Hospital, Luqa, Malta

 

REGISTRATION FEE

Early Bird Registration Fee  (until 15.03.24): 600 euros

(registration includes attendance of the scientific programme and tea/coffee and lunch catering breaks)

*To pay the early bird registration fee and secure your place, CLICK HERE



ONLINE REGISTRATION


 To register your interest in attending the Malta Course, CLICK HERE


30-31 May 2024 - Aberdeen Interventional Pain Workshop - Low Back Pain
















QUICK LINKS

To register your interest in attending the workshop in Aberdeen, CLICK HERE

To pay the early bird registration fee and secure your place for the workshop in Aberdeen, 

To view a copy of the workshop programme brochure, CLICK HERE


THE NEXT Aberdeen Interventional Pain Workshop will take place on 30-31 May 2024 at the Suttie Centre, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

An expert faculty will teach on the two day intensive course with lectures, live surgery demonstrations, hands-on cadaver training (X-ray & Ultrasound guided procedures) and question and answer sessions.

For further information, email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com




WORKSHOP FACULTY




Dr Neal Evans
Special Interest: X-Guided RF Ablation Procedures
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Stoke Mandeville Hospital
Aylesbury, Bucks, UK






Dr Saravana Kanakarajan
Course Director, Aberdeen Workshop
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
Scotland, UK





Dr Andrzej Krol
Special Interest: USG RF Ablation Procedures
Committee Chair, ESRA European Diploma of Pain Medicine
ESRA USG Pain Cadaver Courses (London & Europe)
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's University Hospital
London, UK







Dr Hirachand Mutagi
Consultant Pain Physician & Anaesthetist
University Hospital of Birmingham
Birmingham, UK










Dr Ravi Nagaraja
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Clinical Lead
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
Scotland, UK






Dr Robert Rapcan FIPP
Special Interest: Endoscopic Facet Joint & SI Joint Denervation Procedures, 
Basivertebral Nerve Ablation
Examiner, World Institute of Pain
Medical EuroPainClinics
Czech Republic & Slovakia





Dr Naomi Scott

Consultant in Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine
Regional Advisor of Pain Management (North of Scotland)
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
Scotland, UK







Dr Manojit Sinha
Chair, Interventional SIG, British Pain Society
Clinical Lead Pain Management
Consultant in Pain Medicine
King's College Hospital
London, UK







Dr Lars Williams
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
New Victoria Hospital
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer
University of Glasgow
Scotland, UK





WORKSHOP OVERVIEW

Overview of Day One (30.05.24): Lectures & Live Surgery

Workshop Venue: Suttie Centre, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill House, Ashgrove Road West, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK

  • Anatomy and nerve supply for facet and SI joints
  • Lumbar facet joint denervation (Live Surgery—Video link)
  • Sacroiliac Joint RF (Live Surgery—Video link)
  • Evidence and Complications of RF procedures
  • Endoscopic RF of Facets and SI joint
  • Basivertebral Nerve Ablation
  • Cryoanalgesia/Cryoablation
  • Ultrasound guided Interventions for Low Back Pain (lecture and demo)

Overview  of Day Two (31.05.24): Hands-on Stations (X-ray & Ultrasound)

Workshop Venue: Wet room, Department of Anatomy, Third Floor, Suttie Centre, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD

Station 1: X-ray guided Diagnostic Blocks (cadaver)
Station 2: X-ray guided Lumbar Facet Joint Denervation (cadaver)
Station 3: X-ray guided Sacroiliac Joint Denervation (cadaver)
Station 4: X-ray guided Basivertebral Nerve Ablation (cadaver)
Station 5: 
X-ray guided Endoscopic Facet Joint & SI Joint Denervation (cadaver)
Station 6: Ultrasound guided Cryoablation/Cryoanalgesia for Low Back Pain (cadaver)
Station 7: Ultrasound Guided Interventions for Low Back Pain (live model)
Open session—candidates can attend any station of their choice


WORKSHOP PROGRAMME

To view a PDF copy of the workshop programme brochure, CLICK HERE


REGISTRATION FEE

Early Bird Registration Fee (until 07.04.24): £750.00

Early Bird Registration Fee - UK trainee doctors only (until 07.04.24): £600.00

(registration includes attendance of all scientific programme and tea/coffee and lunch catering  breaks)


*To pay the early bird registration fee and secure your place for the workshop in Aberdeen, 

**To pay the UK trainees registration fee and secure your place for the workshop in Aberdeen, CLICK HERE



ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM

To register your interest in attending the workshop in Aberdeen, CLICK HERE


TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION
 

Aberdeen has excellent travel links. By air, Aberdeen is well connected by British Airways, Eastern airways, Flybe, BMI, KLM and Air France to majority of the airports in UK and mainland Europe. The venue is 6 miles from the airport. There are 6 major roads to Aberdeen. A90 serves as the main arterial route connecting Dundee, Perth, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Aberdeen is on the main UK rail network and has frequent direct services to major cities such as Edinburgh Glasgow and London including Caledonian sleeper services.