2024 Spring Meeting

Date: Friday 3rd May 2024.

Location: The Clubroom, DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Westerwood Spa & Golf Resort, 1 St Andrews Drive, Cumbernauld, Glasgow G68 0EW.

Programme

The theme for the meeting is ‘Radiologist’s Wellbeing and Education’.

  • 0900 : Registration and Coffee
  • 0930 : Registrars QI Project Presentations
  • 1000 : What not to miss as a general radiologist and “don’t touch” lesions (MSK) (Dr Rohan Munir, MSK Radiologist, Hairmyres)
  • 1030 : Improving CT Colonography service through education (Dr Anu Obaro, St Marks Hospital, London)
  • 1100 : Coffee
  • 1130 : Radiologist’s Wellbeing: How to thrive while under pressure (Dr Calvin Lightbody, Emergency Medicine Consultant and Professional Coach, Hairmyres)
  • 1200 : Allan Reid Interventional Radiology Lecture – When your world implodes : disaster and recovery (Prof Hans-Ulrich Laasch, Manchester)
  • 1230 : Lunch + Networking + Well-being activity(*)
  • 1400 : What’s New? Bosniak Classification System (Dr Magdalena Joanna Szewczyk-Bieda, Dundee)
  • 1430 : Stroke Thrombectomy – Imaging for patient selection (Dr Nicholas Dobbs, Neuroradiologist, Edinburgh)
  • 1500 : Coffee
  • 1530 : Imaging the Pregnant Patient: The Role of MRI in Medical Emergencies and Oncology (Dr Vincent Vandecavaye, Leuven)
  • 1600 : QI prize and close

* See the Activities section below.

Registration

Registration is now open for the spring meeting!

Spaces are limited to 80 – please register early to avoid disappointment!

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Accommodation, dinner and activities

Accommodation: If you wish to stay overnight the day before the meeting then please contact Sophie Quist at squist@dbhglasgowwesterwood.com or book yourself via hotel booking sites (e.g. Hotels.com, Booking.com, etc.

Dinner: Dinner £40 on Thursday 2nd May at the hotel. Please indicate if you would like to join us and include this when paying your registration. A sample menu is below. (Please note this excludes drinks – you should pay at the point of ordering).

Activities: Given the focus on wellbeing at this meeting there are a number of lunchtime activities available, including:

  • Golf – limited to around 20 participants. Pitch & putt £5 ; 3 holes £7.50; full course (bring your clubs): £20. First come first serve – register with pro shop in morning.  (https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/glawsdi-doubletree-glasgow-westerwood-spa-and-golf-resort/golf/. “With views of the Kilsyth and Campsie hills, our champion 18-hole golf course is one of the few U.K. greens designed by Dave Thomas and Steve Ballesteros.“
  • Swimming, steam room and sauna – £15. Bring your swim gear.
  • Spa – spa treatments book out early so book now directly with spa to avoid disappointment.
  • Walk the course – free but token drink/snack purchase from pro shop is appreciated.

Sponsors

Sponsor details to follow. As ever, we are grateful for the ongoing support from a number of our sponsors. This is an excellent opportunity for us in Scotland to see their developments and latest products.

Organisers

Dr Anu Kamalasanan is arranging the meeting. If you have any questions about the event please email scotradofficial@gmail.com or contact us via scotradofficial@gmail.com.