President’s Report (October 2019*) – AMSIG 2020 Sydney and Pre Meeting SpA workshop – reminder to register early, AMSIG Membership, Radiology Across Borders (RAB) update from Cambodia, ISS update, AMSIG members invited to join 3 new sub committees; ISS MSK content available online and participation in international MSK Societies and meetings.CONTINUE READING →
Dr Mark Coates and Dr Byron Oram (2019 Convenors) conducted a survey at the AMSIG 2019 Annual Meeting to monitor and assess the use of intraarticular anaesthetic agents in musculoskeletal radiology – the results are now available for AMSIG members to review.CONTINUE READING →
“Two eminent AMSIG past presidents, A/Prof David Connell and Dr James Linklater, have worked tirelessly to develop a high quality concentrated Musculoskeletal MRI course tailored to the Australasian environment. The first course will be in Melbourne in October. The course is well suited for Radiology, Orthopaedic, Sports Medicine registrars and Consultants wishing to up skill […]CONTINUE READING →
2019 QUEENSTOWN MEETING VIDEOS All Plenary Sessions now available to view The 2019 AMSIG meeting videos of each Speaker’s Presentation and Panel Discussions are now available to view in the Member’s Only Area of the AMSIG website for each of the six Plenary Sessions covering the overall meeting themes of “MRI Neurography, MRI Advances and Updates on injectable therapies.” […]CONTINUE READING →
Expressions of Interest for AMSIG members to participate in the next RAB / AMSIG Collaboration – CAMBODIA 23-24 November 2019CONTINUE READING →
Video Update: Radiology Across Borders (RAB) and AMSIG on their inaugural Vietnam visit earlier this year attended by Dr Salman Ansari, Dr George Koulouris, Dr Clinton Pinto and Prof. Tony Peduto with 250 radiologists/doctors in attendance. As part of AMSIG’s commitment to further MSK Radiology teaching in the region, an inaugural collaboration between AMSIG and […]CONTINUE READING →
Early Bird Registration closes 15 February 2019 for the 23rd AMSIG Annual Scientific Meeting Queenstown March 30-31 2019.
Visit the 2019 meeting website for full details, registration, scientific program, venue and dinner information.
Early Bird Registration and Abstract Submissions are closing soon for the 23rd AMSIG Annual Scientific Meeting Queenstown March 30-31 2019.
Key Dates: 1 February 2019 – Abstract Submissions Close | 8 February 2019 – Abstract Authors Notified of Acceptance | 15 February 2019 – Earlybird Registrations Close.
Visit the 2019 meeting website for full details, registration and abstract submission guidelines.
The ESSR 2019 local organising committee has reached out to the AMSIG community to encourage international participation in their upcoming ESSR meeting in Lisbon: On behalf of the ESSR 2019 local organising committee: We have the honour and the pleasure to announce the next Annual Scientific Meeting of the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology, in […]CONTINUE READING →
*Update from the Australian Diagnostic Imaging Association: Knee MRI story in News Ltd papers: 16 October 2018. There will be no Medicare rebates when GPs order knee MRIs for the over 50s from November 1. Rachel Sporn (Olympic basketball medallist) and Wayne Schwass (AFL premiership player) have just turned or about to turn 50, and spoke out in support of ADIA’s campaign, as well as the National Seniors advocate Ian Henschke. The College of GPs president is also quoted and recommends that the measure be reviewed. This is the first time that the RACGP has come out in support of our position.CONTINUE READING →