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Fully interactive webinar

Attendees will be provided with individual, secure access to the CT cases and advanced image viewing PACS software so that they can go through the cases with the faculty, simultanteously.

12 CPD Points

Attendees will be asked to evaluate each session and will be provided with a CPD certificate upon completion This course provides 12 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists

Catch-up with course playback for revison and reflection

We included in your fee, access to the course recordings for up to 7 day with an optional extra to extend this to 31 days.

Course fees

£345 [£295 until 30 September 2020]:
Live access to the two-day course + access to course recordings for 7 days

£395 [£345 until 30 September 2020]:
Live access to the two-day course + access to course recordings for 31 days

Course directors

Dr Nishat Bharwani

Dr Nishat Bharwani

Dr Nishat Bharwani is a Consultant Radiologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London. She qualified with honours from Guy’s, King’s & St Thomas’ Medical School in 2000 and undertook basic medical training in London and Brighton, obtaining membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003. She completed general Radiology training at St George's Hospital (2003-2008) and a fellowship in body MRI at Barts and The London NHS Trust (2008-2010), becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists in 2008. Her radiological interests include gynaecological imaging, oncological imaging and urological imaging and she has published in these areas. Dr Bharwani is heavily involved in teaching as joint Training Programme Director for Radiology trainees at Imperial, lead for the NW London panel writing MCQs for the FRCR 2A examination, and regularly delivers lectures and workshops both nationally and internationally.

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.

Who should attend

General radiologists and senior radiology trainees. DGH Radiologists

Sessions are pitched at a level suitable for the Consultant Radiologist

The content

  • 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.
  • Stimulating, interactive, challenging cases, and very importantly, immediate feedback with around 100 cases to interpret and report

Topics:

  • Renal
  • Gynaecology – Benign & Malignant
  • Colorectal
  • Prostate
  • MRA/MRV
  • Small Bowel
  • Fistula
  • Liver
  • Hepatobiliary/MRCP

the aim

To provide Consultant Radiologists with a practical, stimulating and comprehensive update on advanced interpretation and reporting practice in abdominal pelvic MRI:

  • practical (case-based learning);
  • stimulating (interactive, challenging cases, immediate feedback)
  • comprehensive (covering a full range of abdo and pelvic imaging topics)

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

  • (1) a comprehensive understanding of good/best imaging interpretation practice;advanced abdominal pelvic MRI interpretation and reporting
  • (2) improved body MRI interpretation and reporting skills;
  • (3) greater confidence in his/her advanced practice; and
  • (4) identified skills and knowledge gaps, if any, relevant to his/her practice, and clear ways by which these can be addressed.

Programme [ Faculty members INVITED]

Wednesday 18 November 2020

09.30-16.30 (GMT)

09.30 – 10.00

Introduction

  • Delegates get connected
  • Demonstration of the webinar platform

20 minutes

Tutition on the PACS/case viewing platform

Mr Jack Hodson and Dr Nishat Bharwani

  • Platform demonstration
  • Questions regarding platform

60 minutes

Renal

30 minutes

Break

90 minutes

Gynaecology – Benign & Malignant

60 minute

Lunch

50 minutes

Colorectal

50 minutes

Prostate

20 minutes

Break

50 minutes

MRA/MRV

16.30

Close

Thursday 19 November 2020

09.30-16.30 (GMT)

60 minutes

Small Bowel

90 minutes

Fistula

30 minutes

Break

50 minutes

Edge of the Film: Bone Marrow and Soft Tissue of the Pelvis

60 minute

Lunch

50 minutes

Liver

20 minutes

Break

50 minutes

Hepatobiliary/MRCP

16.30

Close

2020 Faculty profiles

Dr Dominic Yu

Dr Dominic Yu

Dr Dominic Yu is a Consultant Radiologist at Royal Free Hospital, London, specialising in hepatobiliary radiology, both diagnostic and interventional. He is particularly interested in liver transplant radiology, management of portal hypertension and radiological treatment of liver tumours.

Prof Wady Gedroyc

Prof Wady Gedroyc

Prof Wady Gedroyc is a Consultant Radiologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Chair in Radiology at Imperial College London, and Medical Director of Magnetic Resonance Imaging at St Mary’s Hospital. He qualified in medicine in 1978 at St Mary's Hospital, London. He undertook radiology training at Guy’s Hospital, London and was an assistant Professor at Penn State University. He has been a full-time consultant at St Mary's since 1990. He has over 90 papers published in peer reviewed journals, mostly on MR related topics. These include multiple research papers on interventional MRI and the development of MRgFUS in various clinical situations. He is an international expert on MR-guided interventional techniques having treated nearly 500 patients with this procedure.

Dr Narayan Karunanithy

Dr Narayan Karunanithy

Dr Narayan Karunanithy qualified in 1999 with honours from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School. After completing basic surgical and radiology training, he undertook fellowship training in interventional radiology at Imperial College London and musculoskeletal radiology at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore. He was appointed consultant interventional radiologist and honorary clinical lecturer at Guy’s and St Thomas’ in 2010. His specialist interests include: venous diseases; urology, renal, transplant and vascular access radiology in adults and children; and magnetic resonance and computerised tomography angiography. Research interests include applications of non contrast and other novel MR angiographic techniques to image renal/peripheral arteries and deep veins.

Dr Miranda Harvie

Dr Miranda Harvie

Dr Miranda Harvie trained in the Auckland Radiology Program in NZ before moving to London. She describes herself as a grassroots radiologist who has had to adapt to the needs of a busy West London DGH at Ealing Hospital, working there since 2003. She has had to cover nearly every gambit of general radiology to cover areas of need as they arose and is now truly a generalist but with special interest in GI and Gynae imaging. She has been fortunate to work with expert GI colleagues at St Mark’s Hospital after two local trusts merged and would like to share some of the top tips she has learned in abdominal MRI.

Dr Amish Lakhani

Dr Amish Lakhani

Dr Amish Lakhani is a Consultant Oncological and Genitourinary Radiologist at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. He is the lead radiologist for the Mount Vernon CyberKnife MDT and a core member of the specialist Uro-oncology MDTs at Imperial.

He completed his medical training at the University of Cambridge and University College London where he graduated with Distinction.

Following completion of his specialist radiology training at Imperial College he was appointed Clinical Fellow in Oncological Imaging at the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust.

He has special interests in whole-body MRI, PET-CT, image-guided radiotherapy planning and multi-parametric prostate MRI.

Dr Lakhani is the radiology training lead at Mount Vernon. He is an invited examiner on several FRCR courses and is Clinical Supervisor for radiology trainees.

He is an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London. He has presented internationally, published in international journals and has been awarded national and international prizes.

Dr James Burn

Dr James Burn

Dr James Burn is a Consultant Radiologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust specialising in gastrointestinal and urological imaging having completed fellowships at St Mark’s Hospital and Vancouver General Hospital. He is particularly interested in imaging of inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer.

Dr Victoria Stewart

Dr Victoria Stewart

Dr Victoria Stewart is a Consultant Radiologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. She qualified in medicine in 1998 at University of Nottingham, and undertook radiology training at King’s College Hospital, London, and a fellowship in breast imaging. Her interests include breast and gynae imaging.

Frequently asked questions

NO. Infomed shall provide you, upon registration a link to stream the course within your web browser, or you can download a small application to run it as a separate window on your computer. If you would prefer a mobile device, we shall also include a link download an app from the Play Store/App Store.

YES! It is very much encouraged. There will be Q&A sessions chaired by Infomed. You can type your questions in the ‘chat’ facility and they will be put to the speakers.

YES! We shall ask for your evaluation of the faculty and organisation. Upon completing this, we shall send you a certificate of attendance by email.

COMMENTS from previous online courses

Some positive things come out of the current COVID crisis
Consultant Intensivist
Good content, short lecture format, remote access, great!
Consultant Anaesthetist
I think the online streaming format really works, it should bring costs down, more environmentally friendly...should be used more often now.
Consultant Anaesthetist
Good of Infomed in developing this on-line teaching format so quickly, I guess this may be the future.
Consultant Anaesthetist
Excellent interactive course with new on line option that worked very well
Consultant Radiologist
Speakers, topics, timekeeping, helpful organiser and content all very good.
Consultant Anaesthetist
Excellent - the streaming service was excellent in audio and video. There was no lag between the delivery and the AV content.
Consultant Radiologist
I must say that I was very impressed, given current Coronavirus issues, at late notice sorted out online streaming of the conference that worked well. The organisers showed a good understanding of the situation. Well delivered and well done Infomed.
Consultant Radiologist
Great day, did well above expectation given the existing Covid-19 pandemic and the unexpected online streaming
Consultant Radiologist

COMMENTS from the previous mental health WEBINAR SERIES in April 2020

Below is just 10% of all the feedback received!

  • Very informative; concise/bullet points presentation and good time keeping
  • Concise , time keeping aspect and introduction and delivery of questions by the facilitator
  • Varied nature of topics, excellent speakers ,good timekeeping
  • Wide areas of interest; good presentation and audience interaction.
  • Important topics; wide coverage pertaining to day to day practice - very practically focused : essentials covered
  • Good to have knowledgeable presenters who were up to date with most recent COVID studies
  • 1) range of topics 2) expertise and quality of the speakers
  • I could attend it from my home; every one has similar questions as me; the information is very little and we are dealing with unknown
  • 1. Excellence. 2. Enthusiasm. 3 Relevance during this restricted time.
  • I could attend from home, hearing specialists speak, it was free!!!
  • Range and expertise of the speakers. Well organised. Very well thought out with respect to what is needed at this time.
  • I really enjoyed the panelists taking questions; I really enjoyed how smoothly the webinar has been run; all the panellists gave valuable information
  • All presentations clinically relevant. High standard of information
  • Good mix of quality information in a short time frame.
  • Time keeping , facilitation and organisation as a whole
  • I have already recommended this course to many colleagues.
  • Good impact . Will help me to think more and act more proactively if by any means I come across a patient with COVID-19 . Good applications in order areas of practice as well.