APPN Upper Limb Study Day 24th January 2020


SPEAKERS : Stuart Wildman, Dr Benjamin Clarke, Anthony Gilbert, Mr Adel Tavakkolizadeh, Abbas Rashid, Kat Poll, Victoria Lyle, Dr Emma Salt, Neil Smith, Hazel Brown

Stuart Wildman, Consultant MSK Sonographer, Advanced Practice Physiotherapist and Founder of the Ultrasound Site

Dr Benjamin Clarke, Speciality Doctor in Rheumatology, Kings College Hospital, London

Anthony Gilbert, HEE/NIHR Clinical Doctoral Research Fellow, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital / University of Southampton

Mr Adel Tavakkolizadeh, Consultant Upper Limb and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Abbas Rashid (Consultant Elbow Surgeon) & Kat Poll (Physiotherapist), University College Hospital & Institute of Sports and Exercise Health

Victoria Lyle, APP, Salford Royal NHS FT, NICE Fellow : Becoming a NICE Scholar

Dr Emma Salt, Consultant Physiotherapist at University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust​

Neil Smith, AP Physiotherapist, research fellow Warwick University.

Hazel Brown, Highly Specialised Physiotherapist at Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust

Sarah Withers, Consultant Physiotherapist, CSP

Cost £80 members  /  £120 non members

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This course is aimed at all clinicians in or working towards advanced practice or first contact roles in musculoskeletal conditions.  With a strong focus on advanced level clinical reasoning within the upper limb and across the 4 pillars of advanced practice.  There is an exciting opportunity to showcase your work or service in the ‘rapid 5’ presentation series. Submit your abstracts now!


If you wish to apply please submit a short abstract (250 words max) with a brief outline of your proposed case study. Please include details on patient presentation, any investigations, diagnosis and outcome (if known). Successful applicants will need to provide a short presentation (maximum 5 minutes)

Successful applicants receive one year FREE membership of APPN and 50% discount on your registration fee. Please note due to popularity of the course we will only accept applications from delegates already registered on the course. All interested please contact