Other Meetings & Events

This page contains information on courses, conference and training events which have come to our notice. This is not a comprehensive list of courses and if you do not find what you are looking for on this or the BMUS Study Day page, an internet search may also assist you.

The courses listed below are not run by BMUS and we have no involvement in their organisation or programme content. BMUS takes no responsibility for these events and if you have a query regarding one of these courses, please contact the programme organiser directly.

March 2020

Nottingham Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia Course

Location: Trent Vineyard Conference Centre, Nottingham

Date: Friday 6th March 2020

Delegate Cost: £150.00

Course Information: 

The Nottingham regional anaesthesia team are excited to provide this one day ultrasound scanning course. The day will focus on areas covered by ultrasound in regional anaesthesia.

We provide a ‘faculty heavy’ course with a maximum of 3 delegates per station and plenty of hands-on scanning experience. Whether you are new to ultrasound in regional anaesthesia or want to brush up on your knowledge, this should be an enjoyable and informative day to recharge your enthusiasm for regional anaesthesia techniques.

Event Booking Link: click here 

Event Programme Link: click here 


April 2020

The Bristol RA-UK Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia Course with Cadaveric Anatomy

Location: Engineer's House Bristol

Dates: Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th April 2020

Fees: Non Members £455.00, ESRA Members £410.00, RA-UK Members £395.00

Course Information: 

We invite anaesthetists of all grades to participate in this regional

anaesthesia ultrasound scanning course including:

 Large group sonoanaotmy demonstrations

Small group hands on scanning sessions (max 3 per group)

 Hands on cadaveric anatomy teaching

 Needling techniques and visualisation practice

Expert discussion

Event Booking link click here 

Event Programme Link click here 


May 2020

Sono UK 2020 - A festival of Point of Care Ultrasound Courses

Location: Baltic Centre for Contemporary Arts, Gateshead Quayside 

Date: Thursday 21st - Friday 22nd May 2020

Delegate Costs: See below

ONE DAY ATTENDANCE:

Early bird rate £275.00

Standard rate £325.00

Evening social programme £30.00

TWO DAY ATTENDANCE:

Early bird rate £500.00*

Standard rate £600.00*

*Evening event included in two day attendance

Course Summary:

Featuring a plethora of one day events covering up to date topics from different acute specialities including:

 Emergency Care

 Focus Ultrasound for Acute Medicine (FAMUS)

 Focus Intensive Care Echo (FICE)

 Ultrasound in Intensive Care (CUSIC)

 Introduction to Nerve Blocks

 Ultrasound-Guided Medical Procedures Featuring new courses in 2020 on:

 Ultrasound for Rheumatology

 Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Intermediate and Transoesophageal Echocardiogram (TOE)

The programme will encompass at least 50% hands-on workshops with a 1:4 ratio of teaching and lectures delivered by medical professionals from across the UK hospital network.

Event Booking Weblink:  Click here


June 2020

Euroson Congress 2020

Location: Bergen, Norway

Date: 11th - 13th June 2020

Registration : Opens January 2020

For further details please click here


Introduction to Ultrasound Imaging 2,3 & 4D Obstetrics Imaging for GPs and Medical professionals (Parallel Course)

Location: Strathallen Hotel, Birmingham

Date: Saturday 6th June 2020

Delegate Cost: £295 / £350

Course Information

Introduction to Ultrasound Imaging Course (parallel course)

  1. FAST, MSK, DVT and Vascular Access
  2. Obstetric imaging – 2D, 3D and 4D

6 CPD points in accordance with the Royal College of Radiologists CPD accreditation scheme.

**Book now for early-bird discount**

This parallel, one day course is aimed for those GPs and medical professionals new to or with limited experience of medical ultrasound imaging. It’s an excellent opportunity to gain a good practical introduction to medical imaging techniques, their application and scanning experience on live models. The course is a combination of theory lectures, demonstrations and practical workshop sessions.

Introduction:

  1. The three main ultrasound modalities, B-scan, colour Doppler and power Doppler,
  2. Knobology: Familiarisation and manipulating equipment controls to optimise image and signal quality.

Specialism: Lectures and workshops will demonstrate the basic and specialist applications of the following techniques:

  • General ultrasound: FAST, MSK, Deep vein thrombosis, aortic aneurysms
  • Obstetrics: introduction to 2D imaging, 3D/4D Obstetric imaging,  tips and tricks.

Facilitated practical workshops allow delegates to gain supervised hands-on scanning experience throughout the day.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions and we look forward to welcoming you on the course.

Event Programme Link click here 

Event Registration link click here 


 

5th International Mastery Learning Course in Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia One to One  training course using the soft embalmed thiel Cadaver simulator

Location: Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification, University of Dundee

Date: Thursday 11th & Friday 12th June 2020

Delegate Cost: £695.00

Course Information: 

A novel training course using proven mastery techniques to ensure competence. The course includes:

Constant one-to-one block supervision by top UK experts

Blocks conducted on the soft embalmed thiel cadaver – A durable, life-like simulator of UGRA

Guaranteed 7.5 hours block instruction

3 hour instruction scanning on models with interactive teaching

Unique performance feedback to delegates using eye tracking, head and hand motion analysis and psychometric feedback

Approved by RA-UK

Module approved by the first higher degree qualification in Regional Anaesthesia, Norwich Medical School at the University of East Anglia

CPD applied for through the Royal College of Anaesthetists

Psychologists and simulation engineers in attendance to measure your performance

Event Booking link: Click here

Event Programme link: Click here


OCTOBER 2020

ISUOG's 2020 World Congress 

Location: Glasgow, UK

Sponsor: International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)

Dates: 17th -21st October 2020

Registration opens       January 2020
Abstract submission and presenter registration deadline     1 April 2020 
Early bird registration deadline     17 August 2020
Pre-Congress courses   17 October 2020
Congress opens  18 October 2020

For more information: Click here https://www.isuog.org/events/world-congress-2020.html