ISS 45th Annual Meeting 2018

SAMSIG was well represented by drs. Mark Velleman, Ruan Visagie, Francois van Schouwenburg and Richard de Villiers.  Interesting lectures included the impact of artificial intelligence in MSK radiology, updates on tumour imaging and interventional MSK . The 2019 ISS congress will be held in Vancouver, Canada.

Rugby Medical Congress 2018

SAMSIG speakers Mark Velleman, Andrew van den Heever, Richard de Villiers as well as Graeme Thompson participated in the recent RMC 2018, which was held in Stellenbosch in June. Experts on rugby-related matters gave excellent, in-depth talks on their areas of speciality. Topics covered varied from concussion, injury management, imaging of rugby-related injuries to ethics in sport and management of …

SAMSIG review of 2017

For a comprehensive review of SAMSIG’s activities during 2017, we invite you to please have a look at the presentation by our chairman.

Congresses and courses

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

SAMSIG in the Big Apple!

SAMSIG members Drs. Richard de Villiers and Shaun Scheepers attended the recent 44th ISS annual meeting and refresher course in New York, USA.  Keynote speakers were Dr. Don Resnick, Christine Chung, William Palmer, Robert Boutin and Leon Lenchik, to name a few. Sessions included a MSK ultrasound workshop, advanced tumour imaging, radiology-pathlogical  workshops and sports medicine imaging.Dr. de Villiers presented …