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Accreditation:This course provides 12 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists [6 CPD credits per day]Course Director:Dr Elizabeth Loney, Consultant Radiologist, County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust, and President, British Society of Head & Neck ImagingTarget audience:For all General Radiologists and Radiologists who increasingly find themselves using head and neck imaging in their day to day practice. Sessions are pitched at a level suitable for the Consultant Radiologist. Course aim:To provide an update on Head and Neck imaging interpretation and reporting practice, with an emphasis on imaging patients with suspected head and neck cancer but covering also areas such as temporal bones and paranasal sinuses:practical (workstation based learning);stimulating (interactive, challenging cases, immediate feedback); andcomprehensive (covering a full range of head and neck imaging topics).About this unique course:Workstation based-learning (OsiriX on iMac) with delegates working in pairs for interactive learning.Eight sessions over two days:Compartmental Anatomy OverviewNasopharynx and Skull baseOral Cavity and OropharynxHypopharynxLarynxTemporal BonesParanasal SinusesMixed Case Review/QuizEach session includes:How to image and why (e.g. CT/MR best sequences/planes)Anatomy ‘refresher’Reporting ‘checklist’: what to look for and whyCase by case tasked-based learning (e.g. ‘what is the T stage of this cancer?’) andfeedback, highlighting specific learning pointsCourse faculty:An outstanding Faculty of Consultant Radiologists, experts in head and neck imaging and experienced in disseminating skills and practical knowledge to peers and other specialists:Dr Steve Connor, Consultant Neuroradiologist, King’s College Hospital, London, and Past President, British Society of Head & Neck ImagingDr Rhian Rhys, Consultant Radiologist, Cwm Taf University Health BoardDr Kunwar Bhatia, Consultant Head and Neck Radiologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS TrustDr Salman Qureshi, Consultant Head & Neck Radiologist, University Hospital South Manchester, and Secretary, British Society of Head & Neck ImagingDr Reena Dwivedi, Consultant Neuro Radiologist Salford Royal Foundation TrustDr Stuart Viner, Consultant Radiologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustDr Ravi Lingam, Consultant Radiologist, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, and Treasurer, British Society of Head and Neck Imaging