Live webinar - 12 noon (UK) For radiologists, sonographers, gynaecologists, sonologists and trainees providing insights into management of pelvic pain and diagnosis of deep endometriosis.
This is the sixth in the “East meets West” Obstetrics and Gynaecology Ultrasound Webinar Series 2021 - supported by Samsung and brought to you by experts from Imperial College London - Profs Christoph Lees and Tom Bourne of Imperial College London - through Imperial Consultants.
It aims to provide insights and best practice on the use of ultrasound in the management of women presenting with pelvic pain. In particular it will focus on the clinical application of current knowledge on the diagnosis of deep endometriosis.
2020 Virtual Congress Technical Congress Chair, Bids Committee, Executive Committee, Finance & Risk Committee, Nominations Committee, Governance group
Prof. Tom Bourne is an authority on early pregnancy complications, emergency gynecology and gynaecological ultrasound. He is known both nationally and internationally for his expertise in terms of “hands on” clinical care and his extensive clinical research. He has edited seven books and published over 300 papers.
In 1994 he worked at University of Göteborg, Sweden as Swedish Medical Research Council visiting scientist. He wrote his Ph.D. on detecting ovarian & endometrial cancer. Following this, he was appointed consultant gynaecologist at St George's University Hospital, London in 1996, he obtained MRCOG in 1990 and FRCOG in 2003. Prof. Bourne was appointed Reader in acute gynecology & gynaecological ultrasonography at University of London (2005) & Visiting Professor at KU Leuven, Belgium (2007). In 2014 he was awarded honorary fellowship of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) & honorary membership of Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine (ASUM) in 2016.
He is President of the UK Association of Early Pregnancy Units (AEPU), Trustee of the Ectopic Pregnancy Trust and on the steering committee of the International Ovarian Tumor Analysis (IOTA) trial.
Prof. Thierry Van den Bosch defended his PhD in 2007 on the diagnosis of endometrial disease. His clinical research focuses on the diagnosis of endometrial and myometrial pathology, endometriosis and fertility exploration. He has published over 150 papers and has been over 100 times invited speaker at international conferences in English, Dutch and French.
He completed his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the KU Leuven (Belgium) and at the University of Pretoria (South Africa). In 1992 he was appointed consultant at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Unit of Gynecologic Oncology, of the University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Hospital (South-Africa). In 1994 he moved back to Belgium. He worked as gynecologist at the Regional Hospital RZ Tienen, consultant UZ Leuven and KU Leuven and became the Head of department in RZ Tienen.
He currently works at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital UZ Leuven, at the Faculty of Medicine, KU Leuven, and is Senior Clinical Investigator of the Scientific Research Fund (FWO) Flanders, Belgium.
Specialties: Gynecological ultrasound
Languages: English; French; Dutch
ISUOG World Congress Chair 2018
Specialties: Gynecological ultrasound; early pregnancy
Associate Professor, University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Chief, Division of Ultrasound, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UP-PGH ( 2007-2020)
Training Officer, Division of Ultrasound, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , UP-PGH (1999-2007)
Doctor of Medicine, University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology : University of the Philippines -Philippine General Hospital and Medical Center (UP-PGH)
Fellowship in Obstetrics and Gynecologic Ultrasound : UP-PGH Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Training: High Intensity Focused Ultrasound ( HIFU) - Chongqing and Suinning China( July to August 2017) and in Johannesburg, Gauteng South Africa ( September 2019)
Lecturer/Speaker in annual postgraduate courses of:Philippine Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (PSUOG)
Places are limited, so register today to secure yours!