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. Rhodri Evans - Consultant Head and Neck Radiologist since 1992. Organiser of Morriston head and neck ultrasound workshop and author of several texts on the same subject. Dr. Evans is the examiner for RCS and RCR, a member of BMUS council and the Honorary Chair Medical Imaging for the College of Medicine in Swansea.

Dr. Timothy Beale - Consultant Radiologist with a specialist interest in head and neck imaging, with a particular interest in radiology of head and neck cancer, neck ultrasound, salivary, skull base and sinonasal imaging. Dr. Beale has performed over 25,000 ultrasound examinations and has published over 40 head and neck related papers in peer reviewed journals and radiology textbooks.

Day 1

 

09.00 - 09.15

Welcome with Tea/Coffee

09.15 - 11.00

Anatomy of the Neck 'Sweeps'

Dr. Rhodri Evans & Dr. Tim Beale

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

Dr. Rhodri Evans

14.30 - 15.00

Salivary Glands

Dr. Tim Beale

15.00 - 15.40

Thyroid

Dr. Rhodri Evans

15.40 - 16.00

Tea/Coffee

16.00 - 16.30

Larynx

Dr. Tim Beale

16.30 - 17.00

Fundamentals (Live Demonstration)

Dr. Rhodri Evans

Day 2

 

09.00 - 09.15

Tea/Coffee

09.15 - 09.45

Biopsy in the Neck: Tips and Tricks

Dr. Tim Beale

09.45 - 11.00

Live Demonstration: Biopsy Techniques

Dr. Rhodri Evans

Hands-On Workshop: Biopsy Work - Phantoms

Dr. Rhodri Evans & Dr. Tim Beale

11.00 - 11.30

Tea/Coffee

11.30 - 13.00

Anatomy: Putting It All Together

Hands-On Workshop

Sweeps: Live Scanning - Models

Dr. Rhodri Evans & Dr. Tim Beale

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch

14.00 - 14.30

Parathyroid: Mistakes to Avoid

Dr. Tim Beale

14.30 - 15.30

Case Discussions: What Would You Do?

Dr. Rhodri Evans & Dr. Tim Beale

15.30 - 15.45

Tea/Coffee

15.45 - 16.30

Ultrasound of the Neck: Lessons Learnt

Dr. Rhodri Evans

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