Obstetric Ultrasound (Joint RCOG/RCR Course)

Venue: Royal college of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Feb 24, 2003 End Date/Time: Feb 28, 2003
Early Registration Date: Feb 06, 2003
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Monday 24 February


9.50am Welcome and introduction
Mr G A Hackett, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist,
Rosie Maternity Hospital, Cambridge

Chair: Mr G A Hackett

10.10am Physics 1 – how is the image produced?
Dr J A Evans, Senior Lecturer in Medical Physics, The General Infirmary at Leeds

10.45am Physics 2 – what the controls do and which probe to use
Dr J A Evans

11.20am Discussion

11.30am Setting up your machine
Ms J Bates, Sonographer Practitioner, Ultrasound Department,
St James’ University Hospital, Leeds

12.15pm Principles of screening and risk assessment
Mr Anthony Kelly, Specialist Registrar, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael’s Hospital, Bristol

12.50pm Discussion

1.00pm LUNCH

Chair: Dr H Andrews, Consultant Clinical Radiologist, Bristol Royal Infirmary

2.00pm Early pregnancy problems – ultrasound findings
Dr H Andrews

2.35pm Discussion and videos

3.05pm Early pregnancy problems – clinical management
Mr H K S Hinshaw, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Sunderland Royal Hospital, Sunderland

3.40pm First trimester ultrasound – a dating or a detailed scan?
Mr J Hyett, Subspecialty Trainee, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, London

4.15pm Discussion

4.25pm TEA

4.45pm Essential embryology
(to be confirmed)

5.20pm Discussion


6.00pm CLOSE

Tuesday 25 February

Chair: Dr J McHugo, Consultant Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Fetal Medicine, Birmingham Women’s Hospital

9.00am The routine 18-20 week scan
Dr I Shirley, Department of Radiology, The Hillingdon Hospital, Uxbridge

9.35am Markers of chromosomal disorders
Mr D L Economides, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Royal Free Hospital, London

10.10am Discussion

10.30am COFFEE

11.00am Gut abnormalities - ultrasound
Dr J McHugo

11.35am Gut abnormalities - surgical management
Mr J Brain, Paediatric Surgeon, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge

12.10pm Discussion and videos

12.30pm LUNCH

Chair: Dr L Chitty, Consultant, Department of Fetal Medicine, University College Hospitals NHS Trust, London (to be confirmed)

1.30 pm CNS abnormalities - ultrasound
Dr L Chitty (to be confirmed)

2.05pm CNS abnormalities - surgical management
Mr J Thorne, Paediatric Neurosurgeon, Hope Hospital, Salford
(to be confirmed)

2.40pm Discussion and videos

3.10pm Counselling and breaking bad news
Mrs L Kerzin-Storrar, Senior Genetic Associate, Regional Genetic Service, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

3.45pm Discussion

4.00pm TEA

4.30pm Obstetric ultrasound and the pathologist
Dr I Jeffrey, Consultant Paediatric Pathologist, Department of Histopathology, St George’s Hospital, London

5.05pm Discussion

5.15pm The RCR/RCOG Diploma – open forum (1)

5.45pm CLOSE

Wednesday 26 February

Chair: Dr S A Russell, Consultant Radiologist, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

9.00am Skeletal abnormalities
Dr S A Russell

9.35am Discussion and videos

9.45am Genetics (1)
Professor P A Farndon, Consultant Clinical Geneticist, Birmingham Women’s Hospital

10.20am COFFEE

10.50am Genetics (2)
Professor P A Farndon

11.25 am Discussion

11.35am Termination of pregnancy
Dr T Johnston, Consultant in Fetal Maternal Medicine, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

12.10pm Discussion

12.20pm LUNCH

Chair: Mr S Walkinshaw, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist,
Department of Feto-Maternal Medicine, Liverpool Women’s Hospital

1.20pm Cardiac abnormalities and their management
Dr R Yates, Consultant Fetal and Paediatric Cardiologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London

2.00pm Discussion and videos

2.15pm The recognition and management of hydrops fetalis
Miss P Kyle, Consultant in Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael’s Hospital, Bristol

2.50pm Discussion

3.00pm Tea

3.20pm Doppler blood flow studies – theory and practice
Dr P Bullen, Consultant in Fetal Medicine, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

3.50pm Clinical application of Doppler blood flow studies
Mr C Lees, Consultant, Department of Obstetrics and Fetal-Maternal Medicine, Rosie Maternity Hospital, Cambridge

4.25pm Investigation of the small baby
Mr S Walkinshaw

5.00pm Discussion and videos

5.30pm CLOSE


Thursday 27 February

Chair: Dr P Twining, Consultant Radiologist, Queen’s Medical Centre,
University Hospital of Nottingham

9.00am Abnormalities of the thorax
Mr G A Hackett

9.35am Discussion and videos

9.45am Abnormalities of face and extremities
Dr P Twining

10.20am Discussion and videos

10.30am COFFEE

11.00am Ethical conflicts in prenatal screening and diagnosis
Dr K S Langford, Consultant Obstetrician, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Guy’s Hospital, London

11.35am Discussion

11.45am Running a safe service
(to be confirmed)

12.20pm Discussion

12.30pm LUNCH

Chair: Professor P W Soothill, Professor of Fetal and Maternal Medicine,
Head of Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael’s Hospital, Bristol

1.30pm Invasive techniques
Mr T G Overton, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist,
Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Norfolk

2.05pm Discussion and videos

2.20pm Fetal therapy
Professor P W Soothill

2.55pm Discussion

3.05pm Vaginal ultrasound in the second and third trimester
Mr D Anumba, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Jessop Wing, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

3.45pm TEA

4.05pm Pregnancy scanning - the future
Professor K H Nicolaides, Harris Birthright Research Centre for Fetal Medicine, King’s College Hospital Medical School, London

5.15pm The RCR RCOG Diploma Open Forum (2)

5.45pm CLOSE

Friday 28 February

Chair: Dr M J Weston, Consultant Radiologist, Ultrasound Department, St James’ University Hospital, Leeds

9.30am Urinary tract abnormalities - ultrasound
Dr M J Weston

10.05 am Urinary tract abnormalities - management after birth
Dr M Lewis, Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist, Nephrology Department, Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

10.40am Videos and discussion

11.00am COFFEE

11.30am Multiple pregnancy
Dr Myles Taylor, Subspecialty Trainee, Institute of Reproductive and Development Biology, Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital, London

12.10pm Discussion

12.30pm CLOSE and LUNCH