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4th Update for the On-Call Radiologist

An intensive, practical, case-based course for Consultant Radiologists

on Thursday 21 and Friday 22 November 2019, in central London (venue TBC).

For all consultant radiologists. More and more consultant radiologists are now required to be on call. This well esablished course provides a practical and comprehensive review of the more challenging cases faced by the on-call Radiologist.

Download: Full course programme

Target audience

  • General radiologists and senior radiology trainees
  • DGH radiologists

Course director

Dr Bhavna Batohi

Dr Bhavna Batohi

Consultant MSK Radiologist, King's College Hospital, London

Dr Batohi qualified from St George’s University of London in 2009 and has been a consultant radiologist working at King’s College Hospital since 2016. She is a general radiologist with specialist interests in musculoskeletal and trauma imaging and breast radiology. She has co-authored a number of book chapters and peer-reviewed papers in this field and lectures regularly at meetings. She is an enthusiastic teacher with involvement medical student and post-graduate levels and is director for a course for the on-call radiologist.

Course fee

Doctors in Training [NHS]:
Early bookers discount until Mon 19 Aug 2019
£475, then £575 (inc. VAT)

Consultants and SASGs [NHS]:
Early bookers discount until Mon 19 Aug 2019
£525, then £575 (inc. VAT)

Private sector rate:
Early bookers discount until Mon 19 Aug 2019
£595 then, £695 (inc. VAT)

Course fee includes lunch and refreshments, and attendance CPD certificate.

Accreditation

This course provides 12 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists

Full course programme

About the course

  • For all consultant radiologists. More and more consultant radiologists are now required to be on call. This new Infomed course provides a practical and comprehensive review of the more challenging cases faced by the on-call Radiologist.
  • The Course Faculty. An outstanding Faculty of senior and young Consultant Radiologists, and senior STs, all with three or more years of on-call experience, and experienced also
    in disseminating skills and practical knowledge to peers.
  • Sessions over two days. These include: Acute Chest; Aortic and Vascular; Abdo Solid Organ; Bowel and Pelvis; Abdo Post-Op; Neuroradiology; and Paediatrics.
  • Practical. Case by case tasked-based learning, workstation-based and interactive, covering a full range of on-call imaging topics, with challenging cases.
  • Workstation-based interactive learning:
    — workstation based-learning (OsiriX on iMac) with delegates working in pairs for interactive learning; and
    — reporting ‘check lists’ and guidance what to look for and why, top tips and common errors to avoid, practical feedback, highlighting specific learning points.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, the attendee will have:

  1. a comprehensive understanding of good/best imaging interpretation and reporting practice in the range of topics most relevant to on-call imaging practice;
  2. improved interpretation and reporting skills;
  3. greater confidence in her/his advanced practice; and
  4. identified skills and knowledge gaps, if any, relevant to her/his practice, and clear ways by which these can be addressed.

Course highlights

  • Faculty of practicing consultant radiologists, experts in their fields, with extensive experience in advancing the abdominal and pelvic MRI skills of peers nationally and internationally.
  • No didactic lectures – practical course, just workstation based cases and teaching pearls.
  • Comprehensive – covering a full range of abdominal and pelvic imaging topics.
  • True peer interaction/learning – 2 attendees per iMac workstation and a limited number of delegates.
  • Stimulating, interactive, challenging cases, and very importantly, immediate feedback with around 100 cases to interpret and report.

Course Advisors

Dr Elizabeth Dick

Dr Elizabeth Dick

Dr Elizabeth Dick, MRCP, FRCR, MD, is a Radiologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. After completing Fellowships in Body MRI at Imperial (earning her doctoral degree) and Musculoskeletal Imaging (Duke University) she was appointed at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust where she is now Lead for Trauma and Emergency Radiology. She is an enthusiastic and committed examiner and teacher. She has published widely in the field of MRI, Musculoskeletal and Emergency Imaging and lectures nationally and internationally. She is Divisional Director of Medical Education at Imperial College NHST. She is Past President of the British Society of Emergency Radiology and President Elect of the European Society of Emergency Radiology.

Dr Keshthra Satchithananda

Dr Keshthra Satchithananda

Dr Keshthra Satchithananda is a Consultant Radiologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer at King’s College Hospital, London, with particular interest in musculoskeletal and breast imaging. She trained at King’s College Hospital and was initially a consultant radiologist at Imperial College NHS Trust for 10 years before returning to King’s College Hospital. She has published widely and special interest in imaging post arthroplasty hips.

Hands-on with the cases using OsiriX DICOM viewer.
Short lectures followed by cases

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