Head & Neck Ultrasound Workshop

February 24th & 25th 2018

Educational Suite, Auckland Hospital

This course is composed of short lectures, a series of live demonstrations followed by hands on scanning in small groups.

The course is being led by our UK experts:

Dr. Ravi Lingam - Consultant Radiologist and Educational Supervisor at Northwick Park and Central Middlesex Hospitals, London Northwest Healthcare NHS Trust. He has a special interest in and engages in a wide variety of head & neck imaging. Dr. Lingam is one of the few Radiologists in the UK who has successfully obtained the European Diploma in Head and Neck Imaging.

Dr. Nesherwidha Sriskandan - Consultant Radiologist at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital, London - PROFILE COMING SOON

Day 1

 

09.00 - 09.15

Welcome with Tea/Coffee

09.15 - 11.00

Anatomy of the Neck 'Sweeps'

11.00 - 11.30

Tea / Coffee

11.30 - 13.00

Hands-On Workshop

Live demonstrations and hands-on scanning in small groups

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch

14.00 - 14.30

Lymph Nodes

14.30 - 15.00

Salivary Glands

15.00 - 15.40

Thyroid

15.40 - 16.00

Tea/Coffee

16.00 - 16.30

Larynx

16.30 - 17.00

Fundamentals (Live Demonstration)

Day 2

 

09.00 - 09.15

Tea/Coffee

09.15 - 09.45

Biopsy in the Neck: Tips and Tricks

09.45 - 11.00

Live Demonstration: Biopsy Techniques

Hands-On Workshop: Biopsy Work - Phantoms

11.00 - 11.30

Tea/Coffee

11.30 - 13.00

Anatomy: Putting It All Together

Hands-On Workshop

Sweeps: Live Scanning - Models

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch

14.00 - 14.30

Parathyroid: Mistakes to Avoid

14.30 - 15.30

Case Discussions: What Would You Do?

15.30 - 15.45

Tea/Coffee

15.45 - 16.30

Ultrasound of the Neck: Lessons Learnt

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