About this event

  • Date and time Mon 11 Mar 2019 from 8:30am to 6:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Sport and Exercise Medicine

Develop your musculoskeletal examination skills through lectures, demonstrations and practical sessions led by specialists in their fields.

Practical sessions will provide a unique opportunity to practice and apply what you have learnt throughout the day, including the chance to learn how to use ultrasound to aid clinical examination. 

event topics include   
- How to perform clinical examinations for the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, spine, hip, knee and foot and ankle
- Using ultrasound as an adjunct to clinical examination.



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Registration, tea and coffee
Cervical/Thoracic spine

Dr Eleanor Tillet, Honorary Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health (ISEH)

Lumbar spine and pelvis/SIJ

Dr John Tanner, Musculoskeletal Sports Physician and Medical Osteopath, Oving clinic

Break with practical sessions
Shoulder lecture and elbow

Mr Simon Owen-Johnstone, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, London Bridge Hospital

Wrist lecture

Mr Doug Campbell, Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon, Spire Leeds hospital and Medical advisory board of the European PGA tour

Lunch break and practice session
Ultrasound demonstration

Dr James Thing, Pure Sports Medicine, British Athletics, Harlequins Rugby

Posterior thigh injuries, incorporating hip assessment

Mr Stuart Butler, Medical Lead, England Athletics

Refreshment break and practice session
Knee examination

Dr Brinda Christopher, Sports Medicine Doctor, Homerton University Hospital Trust and Tottenham Hotspur Football Club

Foot and ankle examination

Mr Lorezno Masci, Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine, Pure Sports medicine, The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health (ISEH) and Wasps Rugby

Practical session
Close of meeting


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom