Continuous Professional Development Update

Continuous Professional Development Update

Diagnostic Imaging (Ultrasound) – Cervical Spine

Introductory course on ultrasound imaging for diagnosis of conditions relating to cervical spine, including detection of problems relating to vertebral arteries.

Date and Time

8th October 2017 (10:00 – 13:00)

 
Objectives

1. Understand ultrasound diagnostic imaging of the cervical spine.
2. Improve diagnosis of cervical conditions.
3. Improve the safety of cervical manipulation

 
Contents

3 hours of intense course on ultrasound imaging of the cervical spine, including:

  • Ultrasound physics
  • Ultrasound knobology
  • Positioning and setup
  • Basic anatomy
  • Common pathology

 
Instructor

Dr. Andrew Wai is a medical graduate of the University of Hong Kong. He completed his residency and radiology fellowship training at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, when he underwent research fellowship in musculoskeletal radiology at the Thomas Jefferson University (USA) in 2008.

He also completed clinical fellowships in MRI in the University College of London (UK), as well as in PET-CT, PET-MRI, functional and oncological imaging at the University Hospital of Zurich (Switzerland) respectively.

He was previously a consultant radiologist at the Union Hospital and the Adventist Hospital Group.

Dr. Wai is currently working at the Dr. Roentgen & Partners Medical Imaging in Central. Dr. Wai specializes in musculoskeletal, sports, biomechanics and oncological imaging.

 
Venue

Lecture hall, 4/F, Duke of Windsor Social Service building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

 
Prerequisites

MD, DC, DO, PT

 
Course Fees

HKD $1200 (Early Bird $1000 before September 1st)

 
Registration

Please complete the attached form and return it with a cheque made payable to: Hong Kong Chiropractic College Foundation Ltd and send them to CPD dept, 11/fl China Hong Kong Tower, 8 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.

Fees can also be transferred to the Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Account 652-096850-001. Please email the registration form together with the bank-in slip to cpdntalk@hkccfl.org.hk

 
Cancellations

A cancellation fee of HKD500 will be charged for cancellations received at least 10 working days in advance of the event. No refund will be given for cancellation received less than 10 working days in advance.

 
Enquires

Please contact cpdntalk@hkccfl.org.hk or +852 3998 3222