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 …

SAMSIG 2017 International Congress Serengeti

The SAMSIG 2017 International Congress was held in Tanzania in March 2017 and was attended by 50  delegates. Delegates from the USA, Qatar, France, Australia, New Zealand , Namibia and South Africa attended the meeting. International speakers were Rusty Fritz, Mark Awh, Quentin Reeves, Graham Buirski, Phil Lucas and Howard Galloway. The international faculty was well supported by the SAMSIG …

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.

SAMSIG in Paris

The 43rd Annual meeting of the International Skeletal Society recently took place at the Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel in Paris.  The meeting was preceded by a hands-on ultrasound course, focusing on ultrasound-guided interventions.  SAMSIG was well represented, with members Ralph Posner, Mark Velleman, Richard de Villiers, Andrew van den Heever, Graeme Thompson, Ruan Visagie and Shaun Scheepers all in attendance.  …