29th Graf Ultrasound Course (One-Day Update Course) for the Diagnosis and Management of Dysplasia of the Infant Hip

2nd June 2022

Online via Zoom


This UPDATE course, previously run in Dorchester as the West Dorset Hip Update Course, is led by Professor Reinhard Graf, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Graz, Austria.

  • The Update Course is open to those who have previously attended a Basic Course in Infant Hip Ultrasound at West Dorset, Cardiff, Dublin or London.

  • Doctors Academy awards 6 CPD credits for attendance in this course.

Aims & Objectives

  • To ensure that participants are competent and confident in the technique of hip sonography.
  • To address any pertinent technical or knowledge-related issues that participants are encountering.
  • To discuss in greater depth the clinical and ultrasonic management of children with Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (previously known as Congenital Dislocation of the Hip) including new developments.

Course Organisers

Mr Sandeep Hemmadi, FRCS (T&O), Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales
Mr Phillip Thomas, FRCS (T&O), Consultant Orthopaedic and Hip Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales
Ms Claire Carpenter, FRCS (T&O), Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales

Suitable for

  • Midwives
  • Obstetric Nurses
  • Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Paediatricians
  • Paediatric Surgeons
  • Physiotherapists
  • Radiographers
  • Radiologists
  • Sonographers
  • Speciality Nurses
  • Speciality Registrars and Trainees in any of the above disciplines
  • Surgical or Advanced Care Practitioners

Quick Information
Places are currently available.
Date 2nd June 2022
Online via Zoom
Course Fee £ 165.00
Closing Date Places will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis and therefore we are unable to provide a precise closing date.
No of Places 40
Dress code Professional/Semi-formal
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