The RCR's MRI course - Dubai

When: 
Tuesday 27 September 2022 to Wednesday 28 September 2022
Venue address: 
Event Centre, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
CPD credits: 
12

 

Course leads: Led by: Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The Royal College of Radiologists are pleased to invite you to join the first overseas MRI course in Dubai. This two-day MRI course is for radiologists based in the UAE/Middle East, as well as radiology professionals from across the world to enjoy a luxury study break. 

Course description

The course covers Musculoskeletal (MSK), paediatric, gastrointestinal tract (GIT), pelvis, spine, and brain Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) delivered by expert UK speakers. It will consist of lectures and workshops, followed by discussion and feedback. It is designed to familiarise delegates with common pathologies diagnosed by MRI, important tips on reporting and different MRI protocols and sequences. Course faculty are experienced radiology consultants with thorough knowledge of MR and subspeciality imaging.

Learning Outcomes

  1. To become familiar with common indications of MRI for different imaging specialties
  2. To become familiar with features of common pathologies in MRI.
  3. To become familiar with MRI protocols and sequences

Course requirements

  • By attending this event, you acknowledge that the RCR will provide the Dubai Department of Economy and Tourism your name, nationality and email address

  • Delegates must agree to have their name and email address shared with the 3rd party cloud based system that may be providing the cases for this course. Delegates will have access to the cases after the live course dates.

 

Programme

Tuesday 27 September 2022

09:00

Registration and refreshments

09:30

Welcome and introduction

Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, and Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Session 1

09:35

Liver imaging principles and benign lesions

Dr Andrew Lowe, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

10:05

Neuroinflammatory disorders of Brain

Dr Kish Mankad, Great Ormond Street Hospital Trust, London 

10:35

Paediatric MSK MRI

Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

11:05 

MRI of the knee – what do I need to know

Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

11:35

Coffee

Session 2

12:00

Workshop 1

Faculty

12:30

Workshop 2

Faculty

13:00

Lunch

Session 3

14:00

MRI of spine

Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

14:30

MRI of small bowel

Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

15:00

Biliary imaging:  pearls and pitfalls

 

Dr Andrew Lowe, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

15:30

A simplified approach to Leukodystrophies

Dr Kish Mankad, Great Ormond Street Hospital Trust, London 

16:00

Coffee

Session 4

16:30

Workshop 3

Faculty

17:00

Workshop 4

Faculty

17:30

Close

Workshops sessions day 1: Malignant liver imaging and liver cases, MRI of ovaries and endometrium, imaging of osteomyelitis and spinal infections and brain tumours and tumour mimics.

Wednesday 28 September 2022

08:30

Registration and refreshments

09:00

Welcome and introduction

Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, and Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Session 1

09:05

Whole body MRI in oncology imaging

Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

09:35

Rectal cancer staging

Dr Andrew Lowe, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

10:05

Benign and malignant bone lesions

Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

10:35 

Improving the diagnostic yield in epilepsy

Dr Kish Mankad, Great Ormond Street Hospital Trust, London

11:05

Coffee

Session 2

11:30

Workshop 1

Faculty

12:00

Workshop 2

Faculty

12:30

Lunch

Session 3

13:30

Imaging perianal disease

Dr Andrew Lowe, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

14:00

MRI prostate

Dr Joanna Kasznia-Brown, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

14:30

MRI imaging in rheumatology

Dr Ramy Mansour, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

15:00

Hearing Loss

Dr Kish Mankad, Great Ormond Street Hospital Trust, London 

15:30

Coffee

Session 4

16:00

Workshop 3

Faculty

16:30

Workshop 4

Faculty

17:00

Close

Workshops sessions day 2: How to handle focal splenic lesions and case review, Paediatric abdominal tumours, Benign and malignant soft tissue tumours, Stroke.

 

CPD

This program is awarded 11.5 CPD credit points by Dubai Health Authority and 12 RCR CPD credits.

Course costs

 

Special offer

Consultant level

£450

Trainee level

£250

 

With thanks to Collective Minds for providing the platform to deliver the cases for this course

 

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