SAMSIG MSK IMAGING CONGRESS 2016

The 2016 SAMSIG congress was held at Coetzenburg, Stellenbosch on Saturday 3 December.  We had a number of radiologists, orthopaedic surgeons, rumatologists and sports medicine physicians lecturing on various musculoskeletal topics.  The congress was well attended with positive feedback. SAMSIG would like to thank each and every speaker who contributed to making this a successful event.  We would also like …

AMSIG Annual Meeting 2016

Of behalf of AMSIG we would like to invite all SAMSIG members to the following annual meeting: Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group (AMSIG) Annual Meeting Saturday 30 April 2016 – “Topics in Sports Medicine” Kerry Packer Lecture Theatre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia Visit the AMSIG society website www.amsig.org for the Provisional Scientific Programme and regular updates. Registration will …

SASMA / SAMSIG meeting 2015

SAMSIG held the biannual SASMA/SAMSIG one-day meeting at the Sandton Convention Centre in October 2015. Speakers included Mark Velleman (biceps and pectoralis tendon injuries), Pete Mercouris (athletic pubalgia), Richard de Villiers (road cycling injuries), Anton Koen (posterolateral corner knee injuries), Andrew van den Heever (image-guided interventional techniques), Graeme Thompson (hip injuries), Brett Woods (meniscus) and Ralph Posner (spondylolysis ). Many …

SASMA 2015

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

Articles on GO RAD

SAMSIG would like to congrulate its members Peter Mercouris and Richard De Villiers whose article, “Sports hernia: A pictorial review” and editorial “MSK radiology in SA”, recently published in the SAJR, have also been accepted and published on GO RAD. GO RAD is a global outreach program developed by the International Society of Radiology. The SAJR enjoys exposure along side …