About this event

  • Date and time Fri 8 Feb 2019 from 9:00am to 11:30pm
  • Location Crowne Plaza Newcastle
  • Organised by RSM Professionals, British Society of Head and Neck Imaging

Please note this meeting takes place in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

This one day course focuses on key areas of head and neck imaging, featuring leading radiologists and surgeons from across the UK.

The clinically orientated programme combines plenary style lectures and panel discussion with interactive case based workshops in order to provide high quality education for those wishing to consolidate and develop their knowledge and skills in head and neck imaging.

The event is based outside of London to facilitate better access for a wide range of trainees and consultants and is located in an outstanding hotel conference venue, directly alongside Newcastle Central Rail station.

Meeting topics

  • Imaging in the diagnosis of oral malignancy, jaw lesions and temporomandibular joint disease 
  • Key imaging features of facial trauma 
  • Common orbital pathologies and their imaging appearances 
  • Imaging and tissue sampling in salivary neoplasia 
  • Imaging for the diagnosis & management of salivary stones 
  • Participate in an interactive discussion of clinical cases that demonstrate key salivary, oral and maxillofacial and orbital pathology

Electronic poster presenter rate

Details about poster creation and submission are available at http://bshni2019.epostersubmission.com

If you have not received an email from EPosterLive with your unique Poster Submission Code please contact RSM Professionals or the BSHNI

Successful poster presenters are invited to register under this rate.  If you hare found to be ineligible for this rate you will be required to make payment for the correct rate within a specified time frame or your place will be automatically cancelled. 

Key speakers

Dr Timothy Beale

Consultant Head and Neck Radiologist, UCH London, ESHNR 2018 Congress President, Past President of BSHNI

Dr Steve Connor

Consultant Neuroradiologist, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London, Past President of BSHNI

Miss Lucy Clarke

Consultant Oculoplastic Ophthalmologist, RVI Newcastle

Dr Elizabeth Loney

Consultant Head & Neck Radiologist, CDDFT, Past President of BSHNI)


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Registration, tea and coffee

Dr Andrew McQueen, Consultant Radiologist, Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Oral and maxillofacial imaging

Dr Ravi K Lingam, Secretary, British Society of Head and Neck Imaging

Tumours of the oral cavity: Diagnosis and post treatment imaging

Dr Nal Panditaratne, Consultant Radiologist, Halifax

Temporomandibular joint imaging: Tips and pitfalls

Dr Elizabeth Loney, Clinical Director of Radiology, County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

OPG/CBCT reporting: How I do it

Dr Chris Greenall, Cardiff

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break


Dr Jagrit Shah, President, British Society of Head and Neck Imaging

Facial trauma imaging

Dr Steve Connor, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London

Orbital masses: What the general radiologist needs to know

Dr Roger Laitt, Salford

Orbital emergencies: What the surgeon needs to know

Miss Lucy Clarke, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Newcastle

Panel discussion

Salivary gland imaging

Dr David Summers, Vice President, British Society of Head and Neck Imaging

Salivary imaging part 1: Benign disease

Dr Youssef Mentias, Consultant Radiologist, City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

Salivary imaging part 2: How to detect cancer

Dr Andrew McQueen, Consultant Radiologist, Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Salivary calculi: Diagnosis and management

Dr Bethan Thomas, London

Panel discussion

Announcement of poster prize winners

Dr John Robinson, Consultant Radiologist, Newcastle

Closing remarks
Tea and coffee break

Interactive workshops

Delegates will rotate around all three workshops

A. Oral and maxillofacial imaging

Dr Neil Heath, Consultant Dental and Maxillofacial Radiologist, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust

B. Orbits

Dr Julie Hall, Consultant Neuroradiologist, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust

C. Salivary imaging

Dr Tim Beale, Consultant Radiologist, University College London Hospital

Workshop rotation 1
Workshop rotation 2
Workshop rotation 3
Close of meeting


Crowne Plaza Newcastle, Stephenson Quarter, Forth Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3SA, United Kingdom