FULLY BOOKED - 8-9 Dec 2018 - WAPMU-UK 2nd Ultrasound Interventional Pain Course

The World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography, United Kingdom (WAPMU-UK) would like to welcome you to the 2nd Annual Ultrasound Interventional Pain Course due to take place at King's College London on 8-9 December 2018

This unique meeting for the UK is endorsed by the World Institute of Pain (WIP) for the Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist (CIPS) Exam.
WAPMU UK's two day course with Course Director Dr Raja Reddy will include expert interactive lectures from an international faculty, live model ultrasound scanning and a cadaveric workshop.

Course Programme

To view and download a copy of the the updated course programme, CLICK HERE

Course Director

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

Invited Course Faculty Include

Adnan Al-Kaisy, MB ChB, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FIPP, Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals, UK

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

Anthony Hammond, M.D., FRCP, KIMS Hospital, Maidstone, Kent, UK

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

Pranab Kumar, FRCA FFPMRCA EDRA FIPP CIPS,- University Hospitals Network, University of Toronto, Canada

Bernhard Moriggl, MD PhD, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria

Chris Myers, BSc (Hons) Osteopathy, MSc Sports Medicine, PGCert MSK Sonography, London, UK

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

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

Agnes Stogicza, MD FIPP CIPS, Pain School International, Budapest, Hungary

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

Educational Objectives
  • Interactive lectures, Live Scanning and Cadaveric Workshop
  • Designed for Anaesthesiologists, Pain Physicians, Rheumatologists, PM&R Physicians, Radiologists, Neurologists & Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Teaching programme  based on World Institute of Pain & World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasound curriculum for CIPS examination
  • Training Course for Certification in Interventional pain & Musculo-skeletal ultrasonography

Programme Highlights

  • Spinal Ultrasoography
  • Musculo-Skeletal Ultrasonography
  • Pelvic Ultrasonography
  • Peripheral Nerves Ultrasonography
  • Peripheral Neuromodulation & Implantation Techniques
  • Ultrasound Guided Regeneration Therapies
  • Ultrasound Guided Radiofrequency Applications
  • Combined Fluoro & Ultrasound guided Cryonanalgesia Techniques

Meeting Schedule and Venues

Day One: Saturday, 8th December 2018 - Interactive Lectures, Live Demo and Hands-on Scanning - 08.00-17.00hrs
HR Function Room and Revelstoke Room, Henriette Raphael House, King’s College London,
Guy’s Hospital Campus, London, SE1 1UL, UK

Day Two: Sunday, 9th December 2018 - Cadaveric Workshop - 08:00-17.00hrs
HR Function 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 10 CPD Points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK

*An application for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) will be submitted.

Registration Fee

Registration after 30.10.18: £950.00 (GBP)

WAPMU/WIP Member Reg Fee: £750 (GBP)

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

Registration Payments


 Hotel Accommodation

Faculty Hotel

London Bridge Hotel
8-18 London Bridge Street
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7855 2200

*Next London Bridge Mainline Train Station.  5 min walk from the course venue.

Other Hotels Convenient for the Meeting Venue (Guy's Hospital Campus)

Walking Distance from the Venue

Hilton London Tower Bridge
Novotel London City South

One Stop by Underground Train (Southwark to London Bridge)

Hotel Novotel London Blackfriars
Ibis Styles London Southwark
Travelodge London Central Southwark

Getting to Guy's Hospital Campus
For some useful local transport links, CLICK HERE