2nd Dublin Infant Hip Ultrasound Course (Graf Course):
For the Diagnosis and Management of Developmental Dysplasia of the Infant Hip

8th to 10th December 2017

The National Maternity Hospital, 2 Holles Street, Dublin 2 Ireland

Description

The course will follow the same format as the hugely popular course run by Dr Sally Scott in the UK for the last 27 years. Professor Graf is again the main lecturer. It is being organised by Dr Scott in conjunction with the Irish National Clinical Programme for Paediatrics and Neonatology, The course aims to provide the participants with a thorough understanding of the the role of Ultrasound in the diagnosis and management of Developmental Dysyplasia of the Hip (previously known as Congenital Dislocation of the Hip).

The course will cover the theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary to perform and interpret infant hip ultrasound examinations, and the management based on ultrasound findings. Aspects such as the choice of equipment and setting up an ultrasound service will also be covered.

Course Organisers

  • Dr Sally Scott, Consutant Radiologist (Rtd)
  • Dr John Murphy, Consultant Neonatologist, National Maternity Hospital, Dublin
  • Ms Grace Turner, National Programme Manager Integrated Care for Children, Health Service Executive, Ireland

Suitable for

Radiologists, Sonographers, Orthopaedic surgeons, Paediatricians and Physiotherapists, Where possible it is ideal if members of the multidisciplinary teams working with infant hip dysplasia can attend together.

Quick Information
Places are currently limited.

We have hence deactivated the online registration for this course. If you wish to have the last place, please contact us at courses@doctorsacademy.org.uk.
Date 8th to 10th December 2017
Venue
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The National Maternity Hospital, 2 Holles Street, Dublin 2 Ireland
Course Fee €600 (equivalent to £ 520.00)
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 36
Dress code Professional/Semi-formal
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CPD Credits:
Faculty of Radiologists (in association with Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland) awards the following CPD credits for this course:
  • Attendance in all three days of the course: 17.5 credits
  • 8th December 2017: 6 credits
  • 9th December 2017: 8 credits
  • 10th December 2017: 3.5 credits
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