The Winter School Musculoskeletal (MSK) Radiology is an intensive course aimed to promote international exchange of ideas, experience and knowledge about MSK Radiology offering specific skills in the field of imaging.
The Course is held in English language and the target audience is composed by 100 delegates including residents, fellows, clinicians and specialists.
The course is organized by Giuseppe Guglielmi, Professor of Radiology at the University of Foggia, Italy and is endorsed by the International Office of University of Foggia, by the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR) and the Italian Society of Medical Radiology (SIRM).
In the morning the faculty members present their lectures covering most of the musculoskeletal topics, including pediatric (degenerative bone diseases, osteoarthritis, trauma, tumor, osteonecrosis, benign and malignant vertebral fractures, metabolic bone disease, rare diseases, osteo-oncology, infection, muscle/nerve imaging, interventional and forensic radiology) described by plain radiographs, US, CT, MRI, PET-CT, bone scintigraphy.
In the afternoon, the participants are divided in groups and follow their tutor in case presentation section and hands-on on ultrasound.
The meeting is not only a didactic opportunity but, thanks to the wide variety of activities designed to the participants, it represents a social moment to share with all participants from all over the world.
The Winter School MSK Radiology takes place in the Conference Hall of the “Dimiccoli” Hospital of Barletta (BT), in Apulia region (South of Italy).
Prof. Giuseppe Guglielmi