Congresses and courses

Please have a look at our updates congresses and courses page for a list of local and international MSK-related meetings.

SASMA 17th Biennial Congress 2017

The 17th Biennial SASMA congress will be held at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town on 24 to 27 October 2017.  For more information, click here.

Stellenbosch Trail Fund

In the spirit of community involvement and upliftment, SAMSIG has partnered with the Stellenbosch Trial Fund for the upcoming SAMSIG MSK Imaging Congress.  The aim of  of the Stellenbosch Trail Fund is to create, improve and maintain all hiking, biking and running trails in and around Stellenbosch.  For more information, you can go to their website.  If you would like …

SASMA 2015

Please click here to view the SASMA 2015 Congress 1st Announcement & Call for Abstracts  

Risk of Spinal Cord Injuries from Nerve Root Blocks

Faculty of Clinical Radiology Communiqué to All Members Risk of Spinal Cord Injuries from Nerve Root Blocks Dear Colleagues, With the increasing referral of patients to radiologists for Nerve Root Block (NRB) procedures, there are ongoing reports of spinal cord injuries suffered by some patients. These injuries are believed to result from inadvertent injection of particulate corticosteroids into radiculomedullary arterial …