2016 Annual Scientific Meeting

Saturday 30 APRIL 2016, Sydney NSW


Topics in Sports Medicine

The 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group (AMSIG).

REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

*7 RANZCR CPD points can be claimed for attendance at the AMSIG 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting.


AMSIG 2016 Scientific Programme

Saturday 30 April

7:00 ~ REGISTRATION

PRP Diagnostic Imaging08:00 – 10:00 PLENARY 1

JOINT INJURIES

Chair: Dr Phil Lucas

08:00 The acetabular rim: labrum, cartilage and FAI
Dr James Linklater

08:20 Musculoskeletal imaging: A surgeon’s perspective
Dr Michael O’Sullivan

08:40 The frozen shoulder
Dr Paul O’Connell

09:00 Biceps, Rotator Interval and Subscapularis
Dr Jules Comins

09:20 Biceps pulley lesions… and the Latarjet procedure
Dr Allan Young

09:40 – 10:00 PANEL DISCUSSION

10:00 -10:30 ~ MORNING TEA BREAK / INDUSTRY EXHIBITION ~

10:30 – 12:30 PLENARY 2

- MUSCLE AND ENTHESIS INJURIES IN THE ATHLETE

Chair: Dr Sanjay Dhupelia

10:30 Imaging of hamstring injuries…what the surgeon needs to know
Dr Sebastian Fung

10:50 Surgery for hamstrings
Dr David Wood

11:10 Less common tendon (non-extensor) pathology around the knee
Dr Bill Breidahl

11:30 Achilles plantar fascia
Dr Faisal Rashid

11:50 Heel pain: a view from the sporting arena
Dr Michael Kinchington

12:10-12:30 PANEL DISCUSSION

12:30 – 14:00 ~ LUNCH / INDUSTRY EXHIBITION ~
13:15 – 14:00 ** AMSIG AGM **

Toshiba - Leading Innovation14:00 – 16:00 PLENARY 3

AXIAL SKELETON INJURIES

Chair: Dr Ron Shnier

14:00 Imaging of lumbar spine and abdominal injuries in cricketers
Adj. Professor John Orchard

14:20 Lumbar spine stress fractures
Dr Ron Shnier

14:40 Pelvic instability: how radiology helps diagnosis and treatment specificity
Dr Barbara Hungerford

15:00 Groin
Dr John Read

15:20 Muscle contusion
Dr Alex Splatt

15:30 DOMS (muscle overuse)
Dr Yuan Ling

15:40-16:00 PANEL DISCUSSION

16:00 – 16:20 ~ AFTERNOON TEA / INDUSTRY EXHIBITION ~

16: 20 – 17:30 PLENARY 4

- RADIOFREQUENCY ABLATION / NEUROTOMY

Chair: Dr George Koulouris

16:20 Introduction to Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) | RFA Basics
Dr Robert Wright

16:35 Radiofrequency Neurotomy of the head and neck
Dr Gus Ferguson

16:50 RF techniques for large joints
Dr Robert Wright

17:05 RFA of the sacroiliac joint
Dr Byron Oram

17:20 – 17:30~ CONFERENCE CLOSE ~
19:00 – LATE ~ GALA DINNER ~

The Gold Melting Room, The Mint, 10 Macquarie Street, Sydney


LOCATION:

Kerry Packer Education Centre
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
John Hopkins Drive
Camperdown, NSW.

{updated April 20 2016}