KHCC Musculoskeletal Imaging Conference - 22/23 September 2022


About the Conference:

Educational Conference in collaboration with the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology ESSR to present an up-to-date diagnostic radiology imaging techniques & analysis. Facilitated by elite speakers from around the world.

Targeted Audience:

Radiologists & Radiologists in Training (fellows/residents)


Dr. Violeta Vasilevska

Full Professor of Radiology

University Institute of Radiology, Clinical Center “Mother Theresa Medical Faculty, Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia 

Dr. Ramy Mansour

Clinical Lead, Musculoskeletal Imaging

Oxford University Hospitals, Oxford, United Kingdom

Dr. Maryam Shahabpour

Musculoskeletal Radiologist

President of the MSK Section of the Belgian Society of Radiology

Director of the Erasmus Courses of MRI, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Dr. Kai Vilanova

Director MRI Clinica Girona, Consultant Institute Diagnostic Imaging (IDI), Catalan Institute of Health, Girona, Spain

Dr. Jan Fritz

Associate Professor of Radiology, Division Chief, Musculoskeletal Radiology

New York University Langone Health, Grossman School of Medicine, New York, USA

Dr. Radhesh Lalam, UK

Department of Radiology

The Robert Jones & Agnes

Hunt Orthopedic Hospital Oswestry, Shropshire, United Kingdom

Dr. Abdulla Nofal

Chairman of the Radiology Department

King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan

Dr. Omar Albtoush

MSK imaging consultant, King Hussein Cancer Center

Assistant Professor of MSK imaging, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan

Date: Thursday & Friday September 22nd-23rd, 2022

Venue: Hyatt Amman Hotel

To register please click here.

Registration Fees:

  • Radiologists: $200
  • Radiology Society Members: $150
  • In-training Physician: $100


Day 1 (Thursday September 22, 2022):

08:00 - 09:05 Registration

09:05 - 09:15 Introduction and Welcome Address (Albtoush-OA, Amman/ Jordan)

  • Tumors Session I

Chair: Nofal A, Amman, Jordan 

09:15 - 09:45 Bone Marrow Lesions: From Reconversion to Infiltration (Vilanova K, Spain)

09:45 - 10:15 Radiographic Differentiation of Bone Tumours (Lalam R, UK)

10:15 - 10:45 Incidental Lytic Bone Sesions (Mansour R, UK)

10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break

  • Tumors Session II

Chair: Albtoush OA, Amman, Jordan

11:00 - 11:30 State-of-the-art CT and MRI Around Tumor Prostheses (Fritz J, USA)

11:30 - 12:00 Imaging-Guided Biopsy of MSK Lesions (Vasilevska Nikodinovska-V, Macedonia)

12:00 - 12:30 Image-Guided Bone Tumour Therapy Other Than Osteoid Osteoma (Mansour R, UK)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

  • Tumors Session III


14:00 - 14:30 Tumor-Like Lesions (Shahabpour M, Belgium)

14:30 - 15:00 Vertebral Fractures—Differentiating Benign from Malignant on MRI. (Lalam R, UK)

15:00 - 15:30 Quantitative Tumor MRI – A Concise Overview/MSK Dual Energy CT – How We Do it (Fritz J, USA)

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break II

  • Tumors Session IV


16:00 - 16:30 MRI Differentiation of Soft Tissue Tumors. Can MRI Predict Histology in Soft Tissue Tumors? (Lalam R, UK)

16:30 - 17:00 MRI of Muscular Neoplasms and Tumor-Like Lesions: A 2020 World Health Organization Classification-Based Systematic Review (Fritz J, USA)

17:00 - 17:30 Vascular Lesions: Tumor or Not, That is the Question (Vilanova K, Spain)

Day 2 (Friday September 23, 2022):

  • Sport Session I (Shoulder)

Chair: Albtoush OA, Amman, Jordan

09:00 - 09:30 Shoulder Imaging; Bankart Lesions, SLAP (Vasilevska Nikodinovska-V, Macedonia)

09:30 - 10:00 Shoulder External and Internal Impingement Syndromes (Vilanova K, Spain)

10:00 - 10:30 MRI for the Post-Operative Shoulder (Fritz J, USA)

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break 1

  • Sport Session II (Wrist and Elbow)

Chair: Nofal A, Amman, Jordan 

11:00 - 11:30 Elbow Imaging in Sport (Shahabpour M, Belgium)

11:30 - 12:00 TFCC and Wrist Ligament Injuries (Mansour R, UK)

12:00 - 12:30 Wrist Overuse (Shahabpour M, Belgium)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

  • Sport Session III (Knee)


14:00 - 14:30 Collateral Ligaments of the Knee and ACL and Associated Injuries (Vasilevska Nikodinovska-V, Macedonia)

14:30 - 15:00 Injuries of the Knee Corners (Posteromedial and Posterolateral) (Mansour R, UK)

15:00 - 15:30 Acute and Stress-Related Osteochondral Injuries: Anatomy, Imaging and Pathology (Vasilevska Nikodinovska-V, Macedonia)

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break II

  • Sport Session IV (Hip and Ankle)

16:00 - 16:30 Ankle Ligaments and Tendons (in Sports) (Shahabpour M, Belgium)

16:30 - 17:00 Chronic Foot and Ankle Pain: Bone Marrow Edema Clues for Diagnosis (Vilanova K, Spain)

17:00 - 17:30 Interesting Cases (Albtoush OA, Jordan)

17:30 - 17:45 Closing Remarks