EUROPEAN FORUM FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH OF MUSCULOSKELETAL RADIOLOGY


Past Events

MSK Imaging Winter School
February 6-10, 2017 | Rionero in Vulture, Italy

The ESSR Winter School in musculoskeletal radiology was held in Rionero in Vulture (Italy) at the Scientific Institute Referral Cancer Centre of Basilicata and was organized by Prof. Guglielmi and the International Office of the University of Foggia.
There were 30 hours lectures, 25 delegates from 2 continent attended the “MSK Imaging Winter School” and about 12 hours of practice sessions.
In 5 days (6th – 10th February ) Giuseppe Gugliemi, Carlo Martinoli, Alexis Kelekis and James Griffith presented multiple lectures on different regional MSK ultrasonography, vertebral column imaging (diagnostic and interventional procedures), Joint MRI imaging in trauma and various joint diseases, bony and soft tissue tumors, degenerative bone disease, metabolic bone disease and structured report.
The delegates feedback was very good concerning the lectures and the organizational efforts.
This course provides the participants with relaxed environment to have an overview of diagnostic and interventional MSK Radiology.  The course was endorsed by the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR) and Italian Society of Medical Radiology (SIRM).
“The opportunity for direct interaction between the delegates and the lecturers during the workshops and case presentations add the real value to MSK Imaging practice” Prof. Guglielmi said.
The team plans for future courses with adjustments depending on the delegates helpful feedback comments.
foto di gruppo winter school

August 31 – September 4, 2015 | Foggia, Italy

The first ESSR Summer School in MSK Radiology was held in San Giovanni Rotondo, FG (Italy) at hospital “Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza”. 30 hours lesson, 20 delegates, more than 10 hours of practice sessions, delegates from 3 continents attended the “MSK Imaging Summer School”. In 5 days (31st August-4th September), David Wilson, Gina Allen and Giuseppe Guglielmi presented lectures on degenerative bone diseases, trauma, metabolic bone disease, osteo-oncology, infection and forensic radiology. Feedback from delegates was good, confirming the value of the organizational effort. The course was set up by Prof. Guglielmi and International Office of University of Foggia.
This Summer School aimed to create a relaxed environment to provide an overview of MSK Radiology, offering specific skills in the field of imaging. The course was endorsed by European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR) and Italian Society of Medical Radiology (SIRM). “Experience of lecturers, technology and know-how are the real added values of this worthy initiative” said Prof. Guglielmi. The team plan future courses using the same template with some adjustments to respond to the delegates helpful comments

Target Audience

* Medical students
* Radiology trainees
* Radiographer (technician) trainees
* Paramedical professionals

Course Topics

* Osteoarthritis 
* Metabolic bone disease 
* Vertebral fractures (benign vs malignant) 
* Infection 
* Arthritis
* Tumor 
* Trauma 
* Hematopoietic system 
* Osteonecrosis 
* Forensic Radiology

Tutors

Gina Allen MFSEM MSc(SEM) MRCP FRCR (University of Oxford)
David Wilson BSc MFSEM FRCP, FRCR (University of Oxford)
Giuseppe Guglielmi M.D. (University of Foggia)
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For questions please contact: erasmus@unifg.it

October 16-17, 2015 | Munich, Germany

Course Organisers

Prof. Dr. Andreas Heuck, Munich/DE
Prof. Dr. Dr. Josef Kramer, Linz/AT
Prof. Dr. Christian Glaser, Munich/DE

Venue

GE Global Research Center
Freisinger Landstraße 50
85748 Garching bei München

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October 11-12, 2013 | Munich, Germany

Course Organisers

Prof. Dr. Andreas Heuck, Munich/DE
Prof. Dr. Dr. Josef Kramer, Linz/AT

Venue

Siemens AG Konferenzzentrum
Richard-Strauss-Straße 76
D-81679 Munich

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