6-7 Dec 2019 - WAPMU-UK 3rd Ultrasound Interventional Pain Conference

The World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography, United Kingdom (WAPMU-UK) would like to welcome you to the 3rd Annual Ultrasound Interventional Pain Conference due to take place at Hilton London Tower Bridge Hotel and Department of Anatomy, King's College London on 6-7 December 2019.

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 Flyer & Programme

To view and download a copy of the updating meeting flyer and programme, CLICK HERE

Course Director

Raja Reddy, MD, FRCA FFPMRCA EDRA FIPP CIPS, President-Elect, WAPMU, Medway Maritime Hospital, Kent, UK

Invited Course Faculty Include

David Spinner, DO CIPS, Icahn School of Medicine, New York USA

Einar Ottestad, MD FIPP CIPS, Stanford University, Medical School, CA. USA

Christ DeClerck, MD FIPP CIPS, St John General Hospital, Bruges, Belgium

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

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

Michael Sommer FIPP, CIPS, Department of Anaesthesiology & Chronic Pain Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands

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

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

Manuel Cifrian Perez, MD FIPP CIPS, IMED Hospital, Valencia, Spain

Yehia Kamel FFPMRCA, FIPP, University Hospital of Leicester, UK

Rajesh Gupta, FFPMRCA FIPP, Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey, 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: Friday, 6th December 2019 - Interactive Lectures, Live Demo and Hands-on Scanning - 09.00-17.00hrs
Hilton London Tower Bridge Hotel, 5 More London Riverside, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK

Day Two: Sunday, 7th December 2019 - Cadaveric Workshop - 09:00-17.00hrs
NHH Foyer, New Hunt's 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

*An application for 10 CPD Points from the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK will be submitted.

*The meeting is designated for 21 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).

Registration Fee

Early Bird Registration : £1,100.00 (GBP)
Late Registration: £1,200.00 (GBP)

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


To register your interest in attending the 3rd WAPMU UK Course on 6-7 Dec 2019, CLICK HERE

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