Paediatric Radiology Imaging Course

JCA Seminars are pleased to bring you our specialist Paediatric Radiology Imaging Course, being held in London this Autumn.

Offering an opportunity for Consultant Radiologists, Paediatricians with an intertest in Imaging, and Radiographers to share their knowledge, this CPD event will cover best practice when acquiring images, covering the pitfalls and challenges of correctly reading images, as well as identifying pathology in the different areas.

As a result of this course, you will sharpen your reporting skills and optimise scanning efficiency, following discussion from a range of speakers on recent clinical cases.

10 CPD credits can be gained on the course in accordance with the CPD scheme of The Royal College of Radiologists.


OCTOBER SPEAKER HIGHLIGHTS

We’re excited to confirm the following, leading, Consultants and seminar highlights as follows

  • Neuroradiology Peadiatric Case Review (Dr Felice DArco, Consultant Paediatric Neuroradiologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital)
  • Epilepsy (Dr Jo Jarosz, Joint Director of King’s Health Partners Neurosciences)
  • Brain Tumours in Children: WHO updates / Neurometabolic Disorders: Simplifying the Approach (Dr Kish Mankad, Consultant Paediatric Neuroradiologist and the Clinical Lead for Paediatric Neuroradiology at Great Ormond Street Hospital)
  • Paediatric Trauma (Dr Anoushka Lutikow)
  • Paediatric CNS Infection / Controversial Cases (Dr Stavros Stivaros)

Full schedule will be released shortly.


PAST PROGRAMMES

Past events have welcomed speakers from a range of Children’s Hospitals across the UK including Dr Joanna Brown, Consultant radiologist with a special interest in paediatric and oncology imaging, and advisor for WHO, UN/IAEA, ESPR and WFPI.

Topics we have covered in the past include:

  • MRI for Neonatal HIE
  • Controversial Cases: Non-Accidental Head Injury
  • MRI of Epilepsy in Paediatrics
  • Whole Body MRI in Paediatric Oncology
  • Paediatrics Brian Tumours
  • Head and Neck
  • MRI of the Lung/Chest
  • Spine Imaging – Common/Uncommon disorders
  • Paediatric Rheumatology

Full Programme Coming SoonMRI in MSK Infections

Virtual PET/CT Imaging Course (BST)

We are delighted to announce our first ever, comprehensive British PET/CT Course, developed exclusively for Nuclear Medicine/Radiology Trainees, Consultant Nuclear Medicine Physicians, Technologists, and Consultant Radiologists with an interest in Nuclear Medicine.

This three-day CPD course (which will be held virtually) will cover Oncological PET/CT Imaging primarily. In addition, we will also look at the role of PET/CT in Therapy, Prostate Cancer Imaging, PET/CT in Neuroendocrine Imaging, Neurological imaging (dementia), Cardiac imaging, and Infection/Inflammation.

Led by our clinical lead Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Clinical Director Radiology & Trust Lead for Nuclear Medicine at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust, our first two days will include a range of knowledge-share sessions, and PET scan cases, relating to Oncological imaging with Infection/inflammation .

Culminating in an exciting final day, join renowned national and international specialists, including Professor Michael Hofman, Associate Professor Patrick Veit-Haibach and Professor Sobhan Vinjamuri, as we look at PET/CT imaging within Cardiac and Dementia cases, as well as Therapy.

PET/CT Technologists are welcome for the full event or you can join us for Day 1 only (with a dedicated ticket available)

18 CPD Points/CME credits can be claimed for this event 

SCHEDULE

Day 1

9:00am Introduction & aims of the course – Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Consultant Radiologist & Trust Lead for Nuclear Medicine, University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Foundation Trust
9:15-09.45am Fundamentals of PET/CT, basic physics & scanning technique – Dr David Little, Consultant Radionuclide Radiologist, Royal United Hospitals NHS FT, Bath
9:45-10:15am Patient preparation and scanning – Angela Meadows, Alliance Medical Ltd, Preston
10:15-11:00am PET/CT in Lung cancer – Dr David Little, Royal United Hospitals Bath
11:00-11:30am Tea/Coffee/Snacks break
11:30-12:15pm PET/CT in Upper GI malignancy-  Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
12:15-1pm PET/CT in Lower GI malignancy-  Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
1-2pm Lunch
2-2:45pm PET/CT in Head & Neck malignancy – Dr Julian Kabala, University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Foundation Trust
2:45-3:30pm PET/CT in Lymphoma- Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
3:30-4pm Tea/Coffee/Snacks break
4pm-4:30pm Physics of PET/CT – Dr Ian Armstrong, Principle Physicist, Nuclear Medicine, PET/CT Centre, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
4:30-5pm Clinical Cases – Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
5pm Round-up and Formal end of Day 1

Day 2

9:00am Introduction to Day 2
9:15-10am PET/CT in Breast malignancy – Dr Neil Soneji, Imperial, London
10-10:45am PET/CT in Gynaecological malignancy – Dr Tara Barwick, Imperial, London
10:45-11:15am Tea/Coffee/Snacks break
11:15-12pm Utility of PET/CT in infection imaging –  Professor Mike Sathekge, from University of Pretoria, South Africa
12-12:40pm Paediatric PET/CT – Dr Diana Rosof-Williams, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
12:45-1:45pm Lunch
1:45-2:30pm PET/CT in Melanoma – Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
12:30-3:15pm PET/CT in Myeloma –  Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
3:15-3:45pm Tea/Coffee/Snacks break
3:45-4:45pm PET/CT Clinical Cases –  Dr Randeep Kulshrestha, Bristol
4:45-7pm Clinical case reveiws
6pm End of Day 2

Day 3

9:00am Introduction to Day 3 – Learn with International Experts Day!
9:05-9.45am PET/CT in Prostate cancer – Prof Michael Hofman, Peter Mac, Melbourne
09:50-10:30am PET/CT in Prostate cancer-UK/Cobalt experience, Dr David Little, Royal United Hospitals Bath
10:30-11am PET/CT in Prostate Cancer-Interesting Cases and Pitfalls in Imaging – Dr Paolo Castellucci,  Bologna, Italy
11:00am-11:30am Tea/Coffee/Snacks
11.30-12pm PET/CT in Prostate Cancer-Oncologist’s perspective -Dr Amar Challapalli, University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Foundation Trust
12pm-12:40pm PET/CT in Neuroendocrine Malignancy – Prof S Vinjamuri, Liverpool
12:45-1:05pm PET/CT in Therapy – Prof S Vinjamuri,  Liverpool
1:05-2:00pm Lunch
2:00-2:45pm PET/CT in Cardiac imaging – Dr Parthiban Arumugam, Manchester
2:45-3:30pm PET/CT in Dementia imaging – Dr Zarni Win, Imperial, London
3:30-3:45pm Tea/Coffee/Snacks break
3:45-4:30pm Introduction to PET/MRI- Assoc Prof Patrick Veit-Haibach, Toronto
4:30-5:00pm Future Tracers in PET/CT- Dr Paolo Castellucci, Bologna
5:00pm Round-up, feedback forms and thanks!
5-6:30pm Opportunity for Networking

MSK Ultrasound (Hands-On)

Welcome to our UK MSK Ultrasound study break in Cambridge.

We welcome a range of professions to this unique, hands-on course, from Radiologists, Registrars, Sonographers, Rheaumatologists, Surgeons and Primary Care GP’s/Doctors, through to Physiotherapists and Osteopaths.

Join us in Cambridge, for a training event like no other, as we delve into the practical aspects of delivering MSK Ultrasound within your hospital/surgery or Physio/Osteopathy setting.

JCA Seminars are pleased to offer this practical MSK course, providing an opportunity to gain hands-on ultrasound experience under the watchful eye of our experts. Using Esaote ultrasound machines, we’ll cover the do’s and don’ts of MSK Ultrasound for shoulder, hand, wrist, elbow, foot, ankle, and knee, in addition to lumps and bumps and interventional procedures. You’ll also benefit from the unique opportunity to practice on live models, to hone in your skill set as well as diagnostic ability.

This course will take place in the beautiful city of Cambridge, and you have the option to attend the whole week or the day(s) of your particular interest.

Accredited by The Royal College of Radiologists – 20 CPD/CME credits will be awarded to those who attend the week (4 per day) 


Programme

Day 1 –  Ultrasound of the Shoulder (with Lizz Bowles, Consultant Sonographer)

09.30 – 09.45 – Welcome with Tea / Coffee ,
09.45 – 10.30 – Lecture: Ultrasound of the Shoulder
10.30- 11.00 – Demonstration
11.00 – 11.30 – Tea/Coffee
11.20 – 12.30 – Hands-On Session
12.30 – 13.15 – Lunch
13.15 – 15.00 – Hands-On Session
15.00 – 15.20 – Tea/Coffee
15.20 – 16.00 – Hands-On Session

Day 2 –  Ultrasound Hand & Wrist (with Melanie Hopper, Radiologist)

9.45 – 10.00 – Registration with Tea / Coffee
10.00 – 10.15 – Lecture: Principles MSK Ultrasound
10.15 – 10.25 –Demonstration – Wrist: Bones and Joints
10.25 – 10.35 – Lecture: Basic MSK Sonographic Signs part 1
10.35 – 10.55 – Hands on Session
10.55 – 11.15 – Tea/Coffee
11.15 – 11.25 – Basic MSK Sonographic Signs part 2
11.25 – 11.35 – Demonstration – Wrist: Tendons
11.35 – 11.55 – Hands on Session
11.55 – 12.05 – Demonstration – Wrist: Fibro-Osseous Tunnels
12.05 – 12.30 – Hands On Session
12.30 – 1315 – Lunch
13.15 – 13.25 – UCL of the Thumb
13.25 – 13.45 – Hands on Session
13.45 – 13.55 – Demonstration – Fingers : Joints
13.55 – 14.10 – Hands On Session
14.10 – 14.20 – Demonstration – Fingers : Tendons
14.20 – 14.35 – Hands On Session
14.35 – 14.45 – Demonstration – Fingers : Pulleys, Volar Plate and Collateral Ligaments
14.45 – 15.00 – Hands On Session
15.00 – 15.20 – Tea/Coffee
15.20 – 15.30 – Demonstration
15.30 – 15.50 – Hands on Session & Trouble Shooting
15.50 – 16.00 – Closing Remarks

Day 3 –  Interventional Ultrasound (with Jon Scrivens, Consultant Sonographer)

9.45 – 10.00 – Welcome with Tea / Coffee
10.00 – 11.00 – Lecture: Overview of Interventional Procedures
11.00 – 11.15 – Tea/Coffee
11.15 – 12.00 – Demonstration incl. needle positions
12.00 – 12.30 – Hands-On Session
12.30 – 13.30 – Lunch
13.30 – 15.00 – Hands-On Session
15.00 – 15.30 – Tea/Coffee
15.30 – 16.00 – Hands-On Session

Day 4 –  Ultrasound of Lumps & Bumps Incl. Hernia (with Jon Scrivens, Consultant Sonographer)

9.30 – 9.45 – Welcome with Tea/Coffee
9.45 – 11.15 – Lecture: Overview of Lumps and Bumps
11.15 – 11.30 – Tea/Coffee
11.30 – 12.00 – Demonstration – Hernias
12.00 – 12.30 – Hands-On Session
12.30 – 13.15 – Lunch
13.15 – 14.30 – Hands-On Session
14.30 – 14.45 – Tea/Coffee
14.45 – 15.30 – Hands-On Session

Day 5 – Ultrasound of the Lower Limbs (Incl. Hip & Knee)

9.45 – 10.00 – Welcome with Tea/Coffee
10.00 – 10.45 – Lecture: Overview of the Lower Limbs
10.45 – 11.15 – Demonstration – Foot and Ankle
11.15 – 11.30 – Tea/Coffee
11.30 – 12.30 – Hands-On Session
12.30 – 13.15 – Lunch
13.15 – 13.45 – Demonstration – Knee
13.45 – 15.00 – Hands-On Session
15.00 – 15.30 – Tea/Coffee
15.30 – 16.00 – Hands-On Session

CT Colonography for Radiologists

This interactive two-day course follows the CTC training guidelines set-out by The British Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology.

Using GE Healthcare workstations, over the two days you will have the opportunity to view and report a minimum of 50 cases. In addition to this, we will revise anatomy and cover the pitfalls of interpretation (incl. accurate polyp size estimation), complications and pathogenesis and epidemiology of colorectal cancer.

Clinical Lead – Dr Franco Iafrate

Due to needing to have max. 2 attendees per workstation, limited places  are available on this popular course – Early Booking Recommended

10 CPD can be claimed in accordance with the CPD scheme of The Royal College of Radiologists.

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Gynae Imaging Course

 Join our two-day Gynae Imaging Course as we once again return to London, for the first time since 2019.

Suitable for Radiologists, Registrars through to Radiographers and Sonographers, already covering, or interested in, Gynaecology, Abdominal Imaging and Obstetrics, we’ll be covering a range of conditions associated with gynaecological imaging.

Over two days, join our faculty experts, as we cover how to acquire the best possible images over multiple imaging modalities including Ultrasound, MRI, and CT, and how to read these images. Past courses have included a range of cases from Ectopic Pregnancy and Pelvic Floor Disorder, through to Adnexal Masses, Endometriosis and DWI.

This course has the ultimate aim to sharpen reporting skills and optimise scanning efficiency, to improve patient outcomes for all.

10 CPD credits can be claimed in accordance with the CPD scheme of The Royal College of Radiologists.

Schedule

 
 
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British Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Course

Join our international 3-day Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) medical conference, developed for Radiologists, as well as senior trainee and consultant ENT surgeons, radiographers, maxillofacial surgeons, Otorhinolaryngologists, dentists and plastic surgeons.

Led by ENT specialists from leading British Hospitals including Kings College, you’ll learn of new techniques from a range of cases, whilst having the opportunity to network with Neuroradiologists and Consultant Radiologists  from across the world.

As a result, you’ll leave the course with renewed knowledge and ideas to put into practice, ultimately improving the care available to patients suffering from conditions of the ear, nose and throat.

Taking place in one of the most iconic hotels in Asia, the five star Marina Bay Sands, Singapore’s most iconic hotel offers the world’s largest rooftop Infinity Pool, award-winning dining, and a wide range of shopping and entertainment.

If you are taking the opportunity to join us for a medical study break, talk to us about accommodation offers we have available to complement your stay.

Clinical Lead: Dr Stephen Connor (Honorary Reader in Head and Neck Imaging and Consultant Neuroradiologist, Kings College London)

15 CPD Points with The Royal College of Radiologists. Awaiting accreditation alongside Singapore Society of Radiographers and the Singapore Radiological Society.

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PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Day 1

  • Temporal bone: Imaging anatomy and approaches
  • How to image temporal bone?
  • Imaging of the cerebellopontine angle, internal auditory meatus, petrous apex
  • Orbital, maxillofacial and skull base trauma imaging
  • Temporomandibular joint imaging 
  • Sinonasal pathology: Patterns on CT and problem solving with MRI
  • End of the day Quiz

Day 2

  • Sino nasal imaging anatomy
  • Anatomy of skull base
  • Imaging of the middle ear 
  • Imaging of sensorineural hearing loss and tinnitus 
  • Pathology of the anterior and central skull base
  • Anatomy of the deep facial spaces and locating deep lesions
  • Imaging acute infection in the head and neck and skull base
  • End of the day Quiz

Day 3

  • Imaging head and neck carcinoma 1 Nasopharynx: Applied anatomy and staging of the primary tumour 
  • Imaging head and neck carcinoma 2 Oral cavity and oropharynx: Applied anatomy and staging of the primary tumour 
  • Imaging head and neck carcinoma 3 Hypopharynx and larynx: Applied anatomy and staging of the primary tumour
  • Thyroid and parathyroid imaging 
  • Nodal imaging (ultrasound emphasis) 
  • Salivary gland imaging (ultrasound emphasis) 
  • End of the day Quiz

Breast Imaging Course

Join our Breast Imaging Course in London, this December, as we cover a range of developments and cases within Breast Imaging.

This in-person Breast Radiology event will be held in London, and provide an opportunity for Radiologists and Radiographers, to further learn & understand a range of screening and symptomatic settings in breast, whilst identifying different pathologies.

Our professional yet approachable environment, will enable lots of discussion and offer crucial tips and tricks to optimise scanning using the latest technologies, ultimately improving efficiency and patient outcomes in your daily Breast Screening practice.

ACCREDITATION: 10 CPD credits can be gained in accordance with The Royal College of Radiologists

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PROGRAMME COMING SOON

Courses in the past have included the following sessions:

  • Medicolegal Aspects of Breast Practice – Radiological Perspective 
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Contrast Enhanced Spectral Mammography
  • Challenging MDT Cases 
  • The perils & pitfalls of ABUS imaging 
  • Imaging the Axilla in Breast Cancer – Why is it so controversial? –
  • Personalised Screening
  • Family History Screening
  • Secondary Breast Cancer
  • Interesting Cases / Difficult Cases & Lessons Learnt  
  • Second look: Ultrasound after MRI
  • Breast Implants and Reconstruction 

Manchester MRI Course

Welcome to our Manchester MRI Course for Radiologists, Reporting Radiographers, Trainee Medical Practitioners and Researchers 

Join us in in the cultural hub of the north, in Manchester, for our three-day MRI course covering a range of MSK, Abdominal and Neuroradiology cases.

This jam packed cpd event for Radiologists, Radiographers, Researchers and Physicians, will host speakers from across the UK, as we share cases and expertise across a diverse range of pathologies.

With days dedicated to MSK, Neuro, Abdominal, Interventional and Chest, you can choose to join us for the full event or on a specific day of your choice.

You’ll learn in an open and friendly face-to-face and virtual environment, as we welcome those in training or newly appointed, through to fully qualified and experienced practitioners.

Group booking discount is also available for groups over 3. Please contact us for more details.

This course offers up to 15 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD scheme of The Royal College of Radiologists (5 per day)

COVID-19 UPDATE: As a business/education event, COVID restrictions will not affect this event from running face to face (unless government imposes full lockdown). This event will be running via our Virtual Classroom if you would prefer to attend virtually.

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SCHEDULE TBC

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