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FRIDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Concurrent Session 1A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound of brachial plexus injuries
Post op shoulders with shearwave assessment Lisa Hackett
Hot topics in musculoskeletal ultrasound Dr David Lisle
Muscle injuries in elite athletes
Inflammatory arthritis A/Prof Fred Joshua

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Hamstring injuries
Calcific tendinosis Dr David Lisle
Ultrasound of the rotator cuff interval and biceps tendon
Ultrasound guided tendon therapies: Options and evidence Dr David Lisle
Q&A

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

The enthesial complex and pathology Craig Cairns
The role of imaging in diagnosing and managing tendinopathy Prof Jill Cook
Using ultrasound contrast agents to assess tendon healing Dr Ron Adler

Afternoon Tea
Location - Trade Hall

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1B: CRITICAL CARE

Haemodynamics and the left ventricle Dr Yang Yang
Right heart – lung interactions Dr Sam Orde
Left ventricular diastolic function in the ICU A/Prof Andrew Hilton
Dynamic left ventricular outflow obstruction Dr David Clancy
Ability of diagnostic lung ultrasound to predict duration of ventilation in the critically ill patient (ASUM Research Grant Winner) Dr George Ntoumenopoulos

Morning Tea
Location - Trade Hall

Concurrent Session 2B: CRITICAL CARE

General ultrasound examination in the shocked ED patient Dr James Rippey
Role of a Basic/RACE examination in an overnight emergency Dr David Clancy
Echocardiography in management of the shocked patient Prof Anthony McLean
When do I attempt drainage of that pericardial effusion? A/Prof Andrew Hilton

Lunch
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Concurrent Session 3B: CRITICAL CARE

State of play in critical care ultrasound certification in Australia/New Zealand Dr Yang Yang
Implementation of critical care ultrasound in Australian ICUs Dr Sam Orde
Integration of critical care echo with other noninvasive cardiac imaging techniques Prof Anthony McLean

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1C: VASCULAR

Concurrent Session 1C: VASCULAR Sonography in ANZ - Past, Present & Future

History of vascular ultrasound in Australia
Qualification of blood flow in 3D ultrasound
Matrix transducers for real-time 3D imaging: From intra-cardiac to trans-cranial applications
Dual frequency ultrasound angiography

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2C: VASCULAR Aortoiliac & EVAR

AAA screening
Let's get education on EVAR surveillance
Small infrarenal Aortic size - what does this imply? Prof Greg Jones

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3C: VASCULAR Ultrasound Training in ANZ - A New Paradigm?

How do vascular surgeons learn vascular ultrasound? Jason Chuen
Dual frequency ultrasound angiography Prof F. Stuart Foster
Ultrasound in medical education, evidence, expert consensus and current status
Necessary elements for ultrasound integration into medical school curriculum A/Prof Harvey Nisenbaum

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1D: To Be Announced

High Frequency Ultrasound in Aesthetic dermatology novel research for the use of 18 MHz shearwave elastographyfor pre and post therapy assessment. Pre clinical trials of collagen fillers within the dermal and subdermal layers of the skin Kathryn Malherbe
Computer-aided diagnosis system for breast ultrasound images using deep learning Hiroki Tanaka
Point-of-care ultrasound a new option for early quantitative diagnosis of pulmonary edema Xihua Lian
High-volume peritendinous injections in the management of Achilles tendinopathy Dr Daniel Walkley

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2D: WORKSHOPS - General Live Scanning: Practical CEUS & Portal Hypertension

Workshop 1: Portal Hypertension Marilyn Zelesco
Workshop 2: Hepatic shearwave elastography - how to? Dr Giovanna Ferraioli
Workshop 3: Practical contrast ultrasound - how to & cases Jane Keating and Prof Robert Gibson

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3D: WORKSHOP General Live Scanning: Bowel

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1E: OBSTETRICS

Combined screening for Down syndrome in the NIPT era Dr Andrew McLennan
Update on NIPT Dr Lisa Hui
Pre-eclampsia screening A/Prof Fabricio Costa
Pre-eclampsia prevention Dr Daniel Lorber Rolnik
1st trimester screening for gestational diabetes Prof Jon Hyett
Debate Dr Andrew McLennan, Dr Lisa Hui, A/Prof Fabricio Costa, Prof Jon Hyett

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2E - OBSTETRICS

What to do when NT is ≥ 3.5mm Prof Jon Hyett
First trimester diagnosis of heart malformations: Are we ready? Dr Simon Meagher
Screening for spina bifida
CNS malformations detectable in the 1st trim Dr Simon Meagher
Frontiers of ultrasound: Malformations detected at 8-10 weeks Dr Simon Meagher
Debate Prof Jon Hyett, Dr Simon Meagher

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3E - GYNAECOLOGY Managing ovarian masses: how to classify them using IOTA terminology

How to describe an adnexal mass: IOTA terms and definitions
What are IOTA easy descriptors and simple rules: How to use them
Understanding the IOTA ADNEX model: What are the variables?

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1F: WORKSHOPS MSK

Live Scanning Workshop – Finger Greg Lammers
Clinical Scenario Quiz Greg Lammers
Live Scanning Workshop - Wrist
Clinical Scenario Quiz

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2F: WORKSHOPS

Concurrent Session 2F: WORKSHOPS - MSK Live Scanning: Ankle & Hamstring

Live Scanning Workshop – Ankle Mark Smyth
Clinical Scenario Quiz Mark Smyth
Live Scanning Workshop – Hamstring Martine Chadwick
Clinical Scenario Quiz Martine Chadwick

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3F: WORKSHOPS - MSK Live Scanning: Knee

Live Scanning Workshop – The knee - load induced tendinopathies and impingement syndromes Daniel Walkley
Clinical Scenario Quiz Daniel Walkley
Q&A Daniel Walkley

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1G: GENERAL - NEONATAL

Concurrent Session 1G: GENERAL - NEONATAL

Lung ultrasound basics: Fun physics and ultrasound of the normal lung Dr Trish Woods
Vascular access: How to do it
Lung ultrasound advanced Dr Trish Woods

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2G: GENERAL - NEONATAL WORKHSOP

Point of care functional cardiac scanning A/Prof Koert deWaal
Nine concurrent simulator workshops:
3 x Lung ultrasound Dr Trish Woods, Dr Sheryle Rogerson
3 x Vascular access
3 x Cardiac A/Prof Koert deWaal

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3G: GENERAL - NEONATAL All things neonatal

Posterior fossa and cerebellar haemorrhages. Imaging technique and long term outcome
Necrotising enterocolitis and point of care neonatal abdominal USS
Hip screening and scanning

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1H: HISTORY, MYSTERY & THE PRESENT AI, Innovation, therapy and more

50 years real-time electronic sector scanning Jan C Somer
Photoacoustic microscopy for cells in a 3D microenvironment: systems and applications Prof Pai-Chi Li
Therapy ultrasound – current status and future potential
Artificial intelligence and the future of point of care ultrasound
Recent advances in micro-ultrasound Prof. F. Stuart Foster

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2H: HISTROY, MYSTERY & THE PRESENT AI, Innovation, therapy and more

Immune stimulation by therapeutic ultrasound
Dual frequency ultrasound angiography Prof F. Stuart Foster
Brainstem morphology and movement disorders A/Prof Gabrielle Todd
Tumour radiosensitisation by therapy ultrasound
Shear wave elasticity imaging for studying mechanical interactions of cells Prof Pai-Chi Li
An evaluation of correlation and variability of 2D Pulsed Waved Doppler (PWD)-derived indices at varying flow rates: A Phantom Study Dr Ana Elizabeth Gomes de Melo Tavares Ferreira

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3H: HISTORY, MYSTERY & THE PRESENT

Bioeffects of ultrasound with long pulse duration during administration of contrast agents. 
From coloured stars to colour flow imaging – or when is ‘Doppler’ not Doppler?
Measurement of sound velocity change due to ultrasonic heating.

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1I: GENERAL Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Ultrasound in functional GI disorders Prof Odd Helga Gilja
Endorectal ultrasound and perineal ultrasound: A new guideline and expert recommendations from EFSUMB Prof Adrian Saftoiu
TRUS applications in anal and rectal diseases A/Prof Christian Nolsoe
Evaluation of a closer ultrasonographic vision to peritoneal cavity as a powerful tool in the diagnosis of abdominal Tuberclosis. 2015-2018, National Centre of Gastrointestinal & liver disease Dr Suzan Elhakeim
Pattern of gall stone (GS) size & number in 1263 otherwise normal Sudanese subjects & their impact in the development of gall bladder disease & complications at the National Centre of Gastroentrology & Hepatology in Sudan during the last 10 years Dr Susan Elhakeim
Appendicitis and its mimics
The abnormal bowel: A sonographic pictorial Martin Necas

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2I: GENERAL - Bowel

Ultrasound in functional GI disorders
Endorectal ultrasound and perineal ultrasound: A new guideline and expert recommendations from EFSUMB
TRUS applications in anal and rectal diseases
Identifying and defining the abnormal appendix
The abnormal bowel: A sonographic pictorial

Lunch

Concurrent Session 3I: GENERAL - Pancreas

Cystic pancreatic lesions - an (endoscopic) ultrasound based management algorithm
Elastography and contrast-enhanced ultrasound for focal pancreatic lesions: Does it help?
Small solid pancreatic lesions - the role of endoscopic ultrasound
Interventional ultrasound for drainage of pancreatic fluid collections: External or internal?

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Plenary Level 2

Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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SATURDAY 7 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Concurrent Session 5A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Shoulder US – Anatomy, technique and scanning pitfalls
MRI vs US for shoulder imaging Dr Sebastian Fung
Ultrasound dissection of the rotator cuff
Shoulder: biceps and supporting structures
Imaging the Post Operative Cuff
Q&A

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Understanding fascial anatomy, its clinical significance, pathology and ultrasound assessment
Comparative assessment of ultrasound and MRI in acute injury of the thigh Martine Chadwick
MR-US Fusion Techniques for MSK Interventions Dr Ron Adler
Wrist lumps and bumps Dr Craig Harris
Forefoot ultrasound
Q&A

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ankle ligaments
Ankle tendons
Ultrasound of the midfoot ligaments, syndesmosis and bands of the deltoid Bridie Wylie
Ankle instability
Advancing the use of ultrasound finding in identifying patients with clinical signs of adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder) Sumi Shrestha Taylor

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Nerves and neuropathies of the upper limb Dr Thomas Moritz
Radial wrist pain Dr Chris Harris
Acute finger injuries up close Martine Chadwick
Diagnostic value of high resolution B-mode and Doppler Sonography for imaging of hand and finger joints in RA A/Prof Claudia Weidekamm
The spectrum of sonographic findings with radiographic correlation in patients with shoulder pain at kenyatta national hospital Dr Callen K Onyambu
Comparison of imaging findings between calcific tendinitis with subacromial-subdeltoid bursitis and adhesive capsulitis Gi-Young Park

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5B: PoCUS- Heart

Right heart in critical illness
LV function
Tamponade
Volume assessment
Watch the expert scan

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6B: PoCUS- Heart

Valves in ED
Cardiac masses/vegetations
TOE in ED
Cardiac arrest echo Dr Adrian Goudie
Quiz on heart

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7B: PoCUS – Anaesthetics

Nerve blocks
Demonstration
Time to establish pillars in Point of Care Ultrasound Carolynne Cormack

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8B: PoCUS- Anaesthetis

Airway ultrasound A/Prof Wan-Ching Lien
Interesting cases
Panel discussion

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5C: VASCULAR - Carotid and Neuro Imaging

Functional ultrasound imaging of the brain Prof Nico de Jong
Carotid Ultrasound - how to interpret any waveform Prof Michelle Robbin
PFO detection using TCD
Con or common sense? A review of asymptomatic carotid artery screening Matt Adams
TCD haemodynamics following resection of brain arteriovenous malformations
A Novel Technique of using Superb Microvascular Imaging to determine intima media thickness Fatima M Hansan

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6C: VASCULAR- Peripheral Arterial

Blood flow measurement in cervical and intracranial arteries using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography and duplex sonography Prof David Skoloudik
Transcranial Doppler cerebral embolus detection during carotid and cardiac surgery: Successes and challenges Prof David Evans
Using IVUS to improve treatment of complex lesions in the femoropopliteal arteries Richard Allan
How to optimise grey scale, colour and spectral Doppler for the highest diagnostic confidence Prof Michelle Robbin
Using ultrasound to assist the treatment of femoropopliteal CTO Richard Allan

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7C: VASCULAR- Venous Imaging

Nutcracker syndrome: Diagnosis with Doppler ultrasound
CVI ultrasound examination: Is it necessary to stand the patient?
Venous master class made simple

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8C: VASCULAR Ultrasound Guided Vascular Procedures

Sonothrombolysis

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5D: BREAST

Breast ultrasound for the non-expert: Pearls and pitfalls

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6D: BREAST

Ethnicity and characteristics of triple negative breast cancer
Breast imaging in difficult women Dr Merran McKessar
Application of intraoperative breast ultrasound including excisional biopsy

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7D: BREAST

Debate: Should women having breast screening be notified of their breast density and offered supplementary imaging?

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8D: BREAST

3D mammography Dr Darren Lockie
Correlating ultrasound with MRI and tomosynthesis in breast imaging Dr Merran McKessar

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5E: GYNAECOLOGY From ovaries to endometrium: how do we differentiate benign from malignant?

From IOTA to O-RADs system: Tools to guide management of adnexal masses
Balancing risks of surgery with risks of conservative management of benign adnexal masses
Solid ovarian masses: Lessons and pitfalls
Ovarian cancer screening: Where are we at now?
Reporting the endometrium and intracavitary lesions using the IETA terminology
Management of ovarian masses during pregnancy

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6E: OBSTETRICS Pregnancy complications

Prediction of preterm delivery
US in pre-eclampsia
The small baby: Diagnosis, monitoring, delivery
Abnormally adherent placenta
The less spoken of extreme: fetal macrosomia
Debate

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7E: OBSTETRICS Fetal Neurology

Mild ventriculomegaly: The tip of the iceberg
Agenesis of the corpus callosum
Imaging in posterior fossa anomalies
When fetal MRI is necessary? Prof Stacy Goergen
Counselling after diagnosis of a CNS anomaly
Debate Prof Stacy Goergen

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8E: OBSTETRICS Multiple Pregnancies

Chorionicity definition by ultrasound
Follow-up of dichorionic twins Dr Alice Robinson
Selective FGR
Diagnosis and implications of TAPS
Debate Dr Alice Robinson

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5F: WORKSHOPS- OBSTETRIC Live Scanning

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6F: WORKSHOPS- MSK

Live Scanning Workshop – Shoulder including post op Craig Cairns
Clinical Scenario Quiz Craig Cairns
Live Scanning Workshop – Groin Bridie Wylie
Clinical Scenario Quiz Bridie Wylie

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7F: WORKSHOPS General Live Scanning: Kidney/Liver

Workshop 1: Renal transplant
Workshop 2: Liver Transplant

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8F: WORKSHOPs Hands-On Infection Prevention

WFUMB survey results - infection prevention Dr Jocelyne Basseal
Joint ACIPC/ASUM Infection Control in Ultrasound Education program Prof Ramon Shaban

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5G: EDUCATION Clinical education: From theory to practice

Welcome and Overview Dr Harvey Nisenbaum
The changing clinical teaching and learning environment: Tips for educators in the twenty first century
Transitions in health professions education? Prof Charlotte Rees
The purpose of orientation and modelling in the clinical practice environment A/Prof Linda Sweet
Identifying and managing the underperforming student A/Prof Margaret Bearman

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6G: EDUCATION-Teaching Psychomotor Skills

The science of teaching psychomotor skills Prof Debra Nestel
Teaching a complex skill in ultrasound: Attempt with caution! Delwyn Nicholls
Using simulation to teach laparoscopic surgical skills - tips, pearls, and pitfalls Dr Ram Nataraja
Using a learning and skill acquisition plan to develop a learner’s knowledge, skills, and professional practice attitudes A/Prof Linda Sweet

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7G: EDUCATION Simulation in Medical Education

Contemporary views of teaching and learning healthcare communication in the workplace Dr Charlotte Denniston
Workshop: Facilitating workplace learning of healthcare communication in ultrasound education Dr Charlotte Denniston, Delwyn Nicholls, A/Prof Linda Sweet

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8G: EDUCATION Social Media in Education

Twitter-understanding the power of social media in the context of clinical health education
To tweet or not!! (Including group work)

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5H: To Be Announced

EDUP (Emergency Department Ultrasound Practice) results Prof Ramon Shaban
POCUS Vascular Access probe cover research findings Dr James Rippey
Panel Debate: Are we being over-cautious with infection prevention measures in ultrasound? Dr James Rippey, Christoper Sykes, Prof Ramon Shaban

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6H: To Be Announced

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7H: To Be Announced

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8H: To Be Announced

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5I: GENERAL Liver

Where is liver elastography of most value to patient care? The present and the future
Hepatic fibrosis: US elastography vs. MR elastography Prof Byung Ihn Choi
RSNA/QIBA efforts to standardize shear wave speed as a biomarker for liver fibrosis staging Dr Mark Palmeri
What is new in liver elastography Prof Ioan Sporea
WFUMB guidelines liver elastography Dr Richard G Barr
Preliminary clinical experience with shear wave dispersion (SWD) imaging of the liver Marilyn Zelesco
Comparative study between a pSWE and 2D-SWE integrated in the same ultrasound machine taking Transient Elastography as reference method Alina-Simona Popescu

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6I: GENERAL Abdomen Liver 2

The clinical significance of the fatty liver epidemic
A preliminary experience in the role of new liver tools in the assessment of liver steatosis Marilyn Zelesco
Quantitative ultrasound (US) imaging for fatty liver disease
Non-invasive assessment of liver steatosis

Lunch

Concurrent Session 7I: GENERAL Abdomen - Abdominal contrast

CEUS in benign focal liver lesions Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
CEUS in malignant liver lesions Cristina Chammas
FNH vs Adenoma
Ultrasound & LIRADs - implementation and limitations Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
The association of US LI-RADS visualization score and diagnostic outcome of US-guided percutaneous biopsy in patients at risk for hepatocellular carcinomas Sang Hyun Choi

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8I: GENERAL Abdomen: Renal/male pelvis

CEUS of indeterminate renal masses
Re-defining Bozniak with CEUS of complex renal cysts
Challenging Genitourinary Ultrasound Cases
The day one renal transplant: US diagnosis Greg Curry

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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SUNDAY 8 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Concurrent Session 9A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Staying Focused: Ultrasound Guided Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy in the Management of MSK Conditions Dr Joo Haw Ong
Emergencies in MSK by US
Rational use of MSK PoCUS Dr Iain Bell
Assessing crystal disease such as gout with ultrasound A/Prof Fred Joshua

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Tendon and muscle imaging in sports injuries A/Prof Claudia Weidekamm
DOMS Susan Diep
Shear Wave Elastography in MSK Dr Ron Adler
Ultrasound of the Distal Biceps Tendon and Proximal Radioulnar Impingement
Ganglia in unusual places Jan Mulholland

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound of the anterolateral hip
Groin pain in athletes Dr Daniel Walkley
Morel lavallee

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound of nerves around the elbow and proximal forearm
Dynamic assessment of the cubital tunnel for ulnar nerve dysfunction Stephen Bird
Ultrasound of nerve tumours and tumour-like masses
Ultrasound Guided Cryoanalgesia of Peripheral Nerve Lesions Dr Ron Adler
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 9B: PoCUS- O&G

Basic Foetal assessment
Ovarian Masses A/Prof George Condous

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10B: PoCUS- O&G

Early pregnancy overview Dr Adrian Goudie
Ectopic: typical and atypical
Ovarian pain - cysts, torsion A/Prof George Condous
Quiz O&G

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11B: PoCUS - Lung

Lung ultrasound is not a fishing expedition Dr Kylie Baker
PTx tips & tricks Dr James Rippey
Lung in children

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12B: PoCUS - Lung

Pleural effusions Dr Sanjeevan Muruganandan
Masses Dr Sanjeevan Muruganandan
To B or not to B - IS that the question? Dr Kylie Baker
Study of the correlation between pulmonary B-line artifact and the pathologic changes of pulmonary edema Xihua Lian

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Concurrent Session 9C: CARDIAC- Echocardiography: The Big Picture

QC in the echo lab
Guidelines in the real world – Challenges and solutions
Improving training and accreditation for cardiologists in Australia
Global challenge of early detection of RHD

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10C: CARDIAC- Focus on the RV

Comprehensive assessment of RV size and function Dr Leah Wright
Pulmonary haemodynamics - State of the art in 2019
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
Right heart valvular disease Dr Leah Wright

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11C: CARDIAC- Exercise and the Heart

Stress echocardiography for coronary artery disease
Stress echocardiography for non CAD indications
Diastolic stress echocardiography Dr Sandhir Prasad
Athlete’s heart – Defining the extremes

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12C: CARDIAC- Adult Congenital

Training in ACHD – A sonographers viewpoint
ASDs/VSDs/PDAs – the simple stuff
Complex ACHD cases
Systematic approach to echocardiography in ACHD

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Concurrent Session 9D: BREAST

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10D: BREAST

Can CEUS help stage breast cancer?
Elastography of breast tumors: Pitfalls

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11D: BREAST

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12D: BREAST

Preliminary report: Comparison of performance in combined screening with digital mammography and ultrasound versus conventional screening with digital mammography alone among Korean women aged 40-59 years old Prof Eun Hye Lee

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Concurrent Session 9E: OBSTETRICS

The renal parenchyma – Evaluation of a novel ultrasound measurement to assess fetal renal development
Accuracy of the morphology scan for the detection of fetal malformations
Fetal chest malformations Dr Stefan Kane
Should 3D be part of a routine obgyn ultrasound exam?
3D reconstruction in fetal medicine
Debate Dr Stefan Kane

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10E: OBSTETRICS

Population screening for congenital heart malfomations
Fetal atrial flutter and supraventricular tachycardia
Conotruncal anomalies
Single ventricle: Diagnosis and prognosis
Septal defects
Panel Discussion

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11E: GYNAECOLOGY Role of Ultrasound in the investigation of pelvic pain and management of endometriosis

Endometriosis: A surgical perspective Prof Luk Rombauts
Performing an ultrasound to assess for DIE Dr Sofie Piessens
How ultrasound governs my surgical practice for endometriosis A/Prof George Condous
Ultrasound-based endometriosis scoring: UBESS Dr Mathew Leonardi
Myometrial pathology: The diagnosis and management Dr Lufee Wong

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12E: GYNAECOLOGY Ultrasound in the diagnosis and management of complications in early pregnancy

Early pregnancy complications: Avoiding diagnostic errors
Non-tubal ectopic pregnancies Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna
Diagnosis and management of Caesarean section scar pregnancy
Non-tubal ectopic pregnancies: An Australian experience A/Prof Ricardo Palma-Dias
Pelvic floor ultrasound: Essentials Prof Hans Peter Dietz

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Concurrent Session 9F: WORKSHOPS

The clinical utility of advancing ultrasound technologies in characterising and detecting breast lesions
Breast Workshop

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10F: WORKSHOPS-MSK

Live Scanning Workshop – Greater trochanteric pain syndrome - tendinopathy and differentials Dr Daniel Walkley
Clinical Scenario Quiz Dr Daniel Walkley
Live Scanning Workshop - Five useful interventions using MSK PoCUS
Clinical scenario quiz

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11F: WORKSHOPS - Live Scanning: Head & Neck

Workshop: Overview of head & neck ultrasound Dr Christopher Low, Prof Yung-Liang Wan, Dr Rachael Bentall, Dr Daren Gibson and Jo McCann

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12F: WORKSHOPS- Head & Neck

Workshop: Overview of head & neck ultrasound Dr Christopher Low, Prof Yung-Liang Wan, Dr Rachael Bentall, Dr Daren Gibson and Jo McCann

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Concurrent Session 9G: EDUCATION Developing scholarly skills

How to review a journal paper critically
Tips to publish your manuscript Simon Goudie
Developing the skills and knowledge to structure and write an abstract (Group work) Dr Jocelyne Basseal and Simon Goudie

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10G: EDUCATION Mastering the provision of verbal feedback

The role and purpose of feedback in clinical practice- the current theory and practices
Delivering feedback in clinical practice- the models which assist your clinical practice
Workshop - Facilitating educators in their clinical practice role to deliver feedback A/Prof Linda Sweet

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11G: EDUCATION

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12G: EDUCATION Adopters of ultrasound imaging: The Future

Teaching cardiac ultrasound: One size does not fit all Tony Forshaw
Introducing US into the emergency department- tips, tricks and perils Dr Adrian Goudie
The use of ultrasound imaging in rheumatology- our experiences to-date Lisa Hackett and A/Prof Fred Joshua
Teaching ultrasound in the undergraduate medical education curriculum- the lessons learned so far A/Prof Fred Joshua and A/Prof Harvey Nisenbaum

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Concurrent Session 9H: GENERAL - ABDOMEN

Ultrasound of bile ducts
Gallbladder polyps
CEUS of the gallbladder Jane Keating
Understanding the ABCB4 gene mutation in liver/biliary disease Prof Robert Gibson
Biliary neoplasia

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10H: GENERAL - ABDOMEN New technologies

Angiogenesis of tumours, and how this affects CEUS
Microbubbles in therapeutic ultrasound Prof J. Brian Fowlkes
Sonofluidic fabrication of microbubbles for imaging and therapy Prof Eleanor Stride
Magnetic nanodroplets for targeted drug delivery Prof Eleanor Stride
Acoustic protein nano-structures for contrast ultrasound Prof F. Stuart Foster
Constructive shear wave interference imaging to characterize skin sclerosis Dr Mark Palmeri
Image fusion technique and abdominal applications Dr Caroline Ewertson

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11H: GENERAL - Abdominal Intervention

Biliary interventions
CEUS in hepatic tumor: Evaluation for RFA efficacy
CEUS applications for interventional ultrasound
Palliative ultrasonography
Seeding after US-guided biopsy

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12H: GENERAL - ABDOMEN

Sonography in Portal Hypertension
TIPs Lynne Johnson
Sonography of splenic tumors: The almost forgotten organ in abdominal US examination Dr Yi-Hong Chou
Assessment of portal vein patency in patients with Symmers Bilharzial Periportal Fibrosis at the National Centre of Gastrointestinal & Hepatology from 2000-2015 Dr Suzan Elhakeim

Stream I
Stream I
Concurrent Session 9I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS MSK

To Graf or not to Graf: Perfecting the technique
Hip US in hip pain – What else to look for
The art of palsy

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10I: PAEDIATRICS Renal

Renal cystic disease: What’s new?
Fetal and neonatal US – what does the clinician need to know? Dr Paddy Dewan
Comparing fetal medicine renal dilatation guidelines to the new OTC guidelines – What’s new? What’s different?
CEUS in the paediatric renal tract Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS Cranial and Vascular

Meningitis and complications
Role of US in hydrocephalus
Neonatal cranial ultrasound and MR imaging
Vascular malformations – What the interventional radiologist needs to know

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12I: PAEDIATRICS - Superficial Structures

Lumps and bumps. Common problems – does ultrasound help and how? Dr Paddy Dewan & Dr Edda Chaves
Eye US technique and clinical correlation Cain Brockley
Ultrasound assessment of the paediatric neck Dr Edda Chaves

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Stream H

MONDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Stream A
Stream A
Concurrent Session 13A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ergonomic Improvements to Reduce Work-related MSK Disorders among Sonographers
Ultrasound in Pain Management
Spondylarthrosis A/Prof Fred Joshua
Ultrasound-Guided Spine Interventions
Vasculitis

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Calf Injuries
Fascicles of the Achilles
Quadriceps Injuries
Ultrasound of Myositis
US Guided Regenerative Medicine Procedures for MSK Disorders

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Inflammatory Arthritis
Ulnar Sided Wrist Pain
Advanced Palmar Fascia
What the rheumatologist wants from the bilateral hand and wrist referral A/Prof Fred Joshua
Q&A

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location - Plenary Level 2

Stream B
Stream B
Concurrent Session 13B: PoCUS- Abdomen

Appendix
Crohns, diverticulitis, intussusception and more
Inguinal hernias
Bowel obstruction

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14B: PoCUS- Abdomen

Ileus and obstruction
Bowel pathology
Free gas
The utility of Point-Of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) in emergency department; an observational study Dr Pourya Pouryahya

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15B: PoCUS - Abdomen

RIF pain Dr James Rippey

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

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Stream C
Concurrent Session 13C: CARDIAC- Valves

Mitral regurgitation
Aortic stenosis Ada Lo
Aortic regurgitation
Interventional echo for percutaneous interventions

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14C: CARDIAC- Focus on the LV function assessment

Improving LVEF assessment – contrast and 3D A/Prof Stuart Moir
Strain imaging in clinical practice Ada Lo
Quantification of blood flow in 3D ultrasound - cardiac applications Prof J. Brian Fowlkes
Diastology guidelines – haemodynamic and prognostic validation Dr Sandhir Prasad
Evaluation of the effect of hemodialysis on left ventricular longitudinal strain function of myocardium in patients with uremia by velocity vector imaging Yang Li

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15C: CARDIAC POCUS

Training in POCUS echocardiography for intensivists Dr Vinodh B. Nanjayya
Echo by ED physicians – Case vignettes Dr Ash Mukherjee
Echocardiography in ED: implementing a training program
Technology steps towards portable 3D ultrasound Prof J. Brian Fowlkes

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

Stream D
Stream D
Concurrent Session 13D: GENERAL - MEN'S HEALTH

Prostate fusion
ARFI and shear wave imaging of the prostate to delineate clinically-significant cancers
Prostate brachytherapy Dr Sylvia van Dyk
Penile Ultrasound Stephen Bird

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14D: GENERAL - MEN'S HEALTH - SCROTAL

Ultrasound of acute scrotum
Shear Wave Elastography in the acute scrotum
Ultrasound of scrotal masses Harvey Nisenbaum
Nutcracker syndrome: diagnosis with Doppler ultrasound

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15D: GENERAL - MEN'S HEALTH

The ESUR guidelines for ultrasound assessment of variocles
Testicular ultrasound in male fertility

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

Stream E
Stream E
Concurrent Session 13E: GYNAECOLOGY

PCOS: An international consensus
Paediatric adolescent gynae ultrasound: common presentations
Assessing ovarian reserve: AFC versus AMH?
Uterine anomalies found on a baseline fertility scan: are they significant?
How I would conduct a baseline fertility scan
Enhanced myometrial vascularity following delivery or early pregnancy loss: is it RPOC, AVMs or a physiological finding? Dr Michael Bethune

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14E: OBSTETRICS

Intergrowth-21st: Findings from longer term follow up and implementation
What is the best chart to predict perinatal outcome?
Critical analysis of CPR
New ideas about fetal Doppler
FGR - Optimising the timing of delivery Dr Julia Unterscheider
Debate Dr Julia Unterscheider

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15E: OBSTETRICS

Update on laser for TTTS
Therapeutic ultrasound treatment for TTTS
Spina bifida in-utero repair
Ballon for diaphragmatic hernia: The TOTAL trial
Debate

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location - Plenary Level 2

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Stream F
Concurrent Session 13F: WORKSHOPS - OBSTRETRICS Live Scanning

Live scanning 1: Morphology
Live Scanning 2: Fetal Heart
Live Scanning 3: Fetal Growth

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14F: WORKSHOPS MSK Live Scanning: Foot

Live scanning workshop – Foot Stephen Bird
Clinical Scenario Quiz Stephen Bird
Snap Crackle and Pop Live Scanning
Rheumatology Workshop
Quiz

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15F: WORKSHOP MSK Live Scanning

Live Scanning Workshop - Elbow Stephen Bird
Quiz Stephen Bird

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

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Stream G
Concurrent Session 13G: GENERAL - HEAD & NECK

Thyroid challenges and solutions in meeting clinical needs
Thyroid classification: Where have we been and where are we going?
The use of shear wave elastography (SWE) in the thyroid
Post-operative thyroid US evaluation Cristina Chammas
Debate: Thyroid classification systems Martin Necas, Maria Cristina Chammas, Dr Christopher Low, Prof Yung-Liang Wan, Moderator: Dr Daren Gibson

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14G: GENERAL - HEAD & NECK

Radiofrequency ablation of thyroid nodules Dr Woojin Cho
Ultrasonography and ultrasound guided intervention of salivary gland masses Prof Yung-Liang Wan
Evaluation of cervical lymph nodes (duplex scan and color Doppler) Cristina Chammas
Vascular curiousities in the head and neck region Martin Necas
Contrast enhanced ultrasound in head and neck lymph nodes Steven Abbott
HPV in the head and neck region Jo McCann

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15G: GENERAL - HEAD & NECK

Intra-oral ultrasound Dr Daren Gibson
HPV in the head an neck
Establishing a "One stop head and neck clinic"- the Fiona Stanley experience

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

Stream H
Stream H
Concurrent Session 13H: WFUMB EDUCATION

The importance of WFUMB Education
The way forward in student education Dr Harvey Nisenbaum
WFUMB plans and activities of e-learning Dr Adrian Goudie
Overview and challenges of WFUMB CoEs
How to excel in running a CoE

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14H: To Be Announced

Portfolios and practices for lifelong learning in ultrasound education Dr Jillian Clarke
Understanding the processes that contribute to a sonographers professional identity and role in communication in obstetric ultrasound Samantha Thomas

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15H: To Be Announced

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

Stream I
Stream I
Concurrent Session 13I: PAEDIATRICS - Advanced Techniques

CEUS – what is it? Theory and technique
CEUS in paediatric hepatic lesions Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
Liver transplant US; how and when?
Elastography in the child. Normal values for different tissues Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS Body

Thoracic US – Technique and pathology Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
Blueberries vs Melons - Paediatric and adolescent breast ultrasound Sara Kernick
Elastography in the evaluation of fibrosis in children
US evaluation of the child and adolescent with gynaecological problems

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS - Abdomen

US in appendicitis
Pyloric Stenosis: The Patient's Journey
Super-cali-fragilistic-hyperbili-rubin-aemia! Clinical and sonographic presentation of biliary atresia Sara Kernick
GI US in paediatrics/ CEUS in adolescents

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2