Focused Ultrasound Course on Hands, Wrists and Feet in Rheumatology

This course is for medical doctors, nurses and allied health professionals.

This Focused Ultrasound Course provides an opportunity to learn how to use ultrasound imaging for the diagnosis and management of patients in the Rheumatology Clinic setting. Successful candidates will receive a Certificate of Completion and 20 Level 7 credits.

“The excellent course enabled me to develop the skills needed to perform ultrasound scans for synovitis with confidence. I enjoyed the focused nature of the course and chance to work with a variety of health professionals to compare and share experience. I would recommend this course to others!”

- Dr Samantha Hider, Reader in Rheumatology & Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist

The course is comprised of the following three parts:

  • Part 1: 2 days University attendance on 7 and 8 December 2020
  • Part 2: 2 days University attendance on 11 and 12 January 2021
  • Part 3: approximately 400 hours of clinical ultrasound learning in the workplace in order to achieve the necessary clinical competencies

Venue: Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury Campus, North Holmes Road, CT1 1QU

Cost: £1,600 per person

The Course Leaders are:

Gill Dolbear  FCR FHEA MSc PgCL&T(HE) DCRR Diploma in Medical Ultrasound

Dr Denise De Lord  FRCP, Consultant Rheumatologist EKHUFT

Anna Madar BSc PgD Medical Ultrasound

For further information please contact Gill Dolbear

Apply Direct / Part-time study

Location Length Start  
Focused Ultrasound Course on Hands, Wrists and Feet in Rheumatology apply
Canterbury 1 year part-time December 2020

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