16-17 Sept 2022 - 6th International Conference & 12th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop, Warsaw, Poland


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THE LONG AWAITED 6th International Conference on Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation and 12th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop (X-ray, CT & USG Guided Procedures) took place in Warsaw, Poland on 16-17 September 2022. The official language of the international event was English. 


Dr Arun Bhaskar
President, British Pain Society
Hon. Secretary, Neuromodulation Society UK & Ireland
WIP UK Section Chairman
Head of Pain Service & Consultant in Pain Medicine
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Charing Cross Hospital
London, UK

Dr Sherdil Nath
Leading Interventional Pain Medicine Expert
Special Interest: Best Practice for Radiofrequency Denervation Procedures for over 40 years
Umea, Sweden

Dr Raja Reddy 
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Physician 
Educational Supervisor: Advanced Pain Medicine Training Fellowship Programme
Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist
Medway National Health Service
Kent, UK

Dr C.W.J. (Kenneth) van Tilburg, MD, PhD, FIPP
Consultant in Pain Medicine
Judicial Expert Civil / Criminal Law
ADRZ / Erasmus MC, Goes / Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Melius Klinieken, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Dr Andrzej Krol
Scientific Director, 6th IPMN Conference & Hands-on Cadaver Workshop, Poland
Council Member, London Pain Forum
Chair, ESRA USG Pain Workshops, UK & Europe
Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
St George's University Hospital, London, UK

Dr Teodor Goroszeniuk
President, London Pain Forum
Founder & Vice-President, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Special Interest: Peripheral Neuromodulation, Retrograde SCS
Interventional Pain Management & Neuromodulation Practice
18 Wimpole Street, London, UK

Dr Dariusz Kosson, MD, PhD
President, Interventional Section
Polish Association for the Study of Pain
Consultant Anaesthetist
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw, Division of Teaching
Warsaw, Poland

Dr Marcin Kołacz, MD, PhD
Consultant Anaesthetist
Ist Department of Anaesthesiology
and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland

Dr Witold Libionka
President, Polish Neuromodulation Society
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Special Interest: Neuromodulation
Nicolaus Copernicus Pomeranian Centre for Traumatology
Gdansk, Poland

Dr Wojciech Nierodzinski
Special Interest: Interventional Pain Management/Neuromodulation
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Private Practice
Bialystok, Poland

Dr Michal But
Special Interest: USG/X-Ray Interventional Pain Medicine
Course Faculty, ESRA RA-UK USG Pain Course, London
& Pain Academy Interventional Cadaver Courses, Barcelona
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Regional Hospital
Koszalin, Poland

Dr Przemysław Walczuk
Special Interest: Interventional Pain Treatment/USG
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Pain Medicine Diploma, Faculty of Anaesthetists, Ireland
Warsaw, Poland

Mr Pawel Sokal
Special Interest: Neuromodulation for Pain
Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery and Neurology
Jan Biziel University Hospital, 
Collegium Medicum Nicolaus Copernicus
No. 2 in Bydgoszcz
Bydgoszcz, Poland

Dr Grzegorz Górniewski, MD, PhD
Special Interest: USG Pain Interventions
Consultant Anaesthetist
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland

Dr Marek Janiak
Special Interest: USG Pain Interventions
Consultant Anaesthetist
I Department of Anaesthesiology
and Intensive Care
Medical University of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland

Dr Tomasz Zielinski
Special Interest: USG
Member of Polish Society of Ultrasound
Consultant Radiologist
Independent Children's Clinical Hospital
Warsaw, Poland

Dr Marek Prokopienko
Special Interest: SCS for Chronic Pain Conditions
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Neurosurgery
Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology
Warsaw, Poland

Dr Robert Tirpak FIPP
Special Interest: Minimally Invasive & 
Endoscopic Treatment of Back Pain
Lead Pain Physician
Czech Republic

Dr Tymon Skadorwa
Assistant Professor
Department of Normal and Clinical Anatomy
Medical University of Warsaw
Consultant Neurosurgeon
Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Bogdanowicz Memorial Hospital for Children
Warsaw, Poland

Dr John F. Dombrowski
President and CEO:  Washington Pain Center
Diplomate American Board of Pain Medicine, 
Anesthesiology and Addiction Medicine
Washington, DC


I Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii

Zaklad Nauczania Anestezjologii i 
Intensywnej Terapii

Zaklad Medycyny Sadowej

Centrum Symulacji Medycznych i Innowacji

CONFERENCE LECTURE TOPICS (DAY 1: 16.09.22, 10.45hrs-18.00hrs)

Venue: Forensic Medicine Department, Warsaw Medical University (Zakład Medycyny Sądowej Warszawskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Wojciecha Oczki 1, 00-001) Warsaw, Poland

Update on Radiofrequency Procedures for Pain: Lumbar RF Best Practice, Genicular RF, Major Joints

Interventional Treatment of Radicular Pain

Interventional Treatment of Whiplash Injury & Cervicogenic Headache

USG Regenerative Medicine for Pain

RF & Disc Endoscopic Interventions

Neuromodulation for Craniofacial Pain

Spinal Cord Stimulation for CRPS

Overview of External Non-Invasive Neuromodulation for the Pain & What's New

Ask the Expert - Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Interactive Demo

Free Oral Presentations

WORKSHOP TOPICS (DAY 2: 17.09.22, 08.30hrs-17.20hrs)

Venue: Forensic Medicine Department, Warsaw Medical University (Zakład Medycyny Sądowej Warszawskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Wojciecha Oczki 1, 00-001) Warsaw, Poland

Station 1. X-ray Guided Lumbar Interventions - Cadaver
(Facets, MBB, Racz catheter, Transforaminal epidural)
Station 2. X-ray Guided Cervical Interventions - Cadaver
(MBB, Epidural, Transforaminal, Interlaminar)
Station 3. X-ray Guided Spinal Cord Stimulation & PNS - Cadaver
Station 4. Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions: incl. RF & Cryoablation - Cadaver
(Occipital Nerves, Cervical Roots, Cervical Medial Branch, Stellate Ganglion)
Station 5. CT-Guided Interventions (Coeliac & Hypogastric Sympathetic Blocks) - Cadaver
Station 6. Ultrasound Guided MSK Interventions - Live Model
(Joints: Shoulder, Knee, Hip, Posterior Pelvis)
Station 7. Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions - Live Model
(Fascial plane blocks, Intercostal, Paravertebral)
Station 8. External Stimulation Targets 

Station 9. (Free Station) USG Pain Interventions - Ask the Expert - Live Model


To view the programme for Warsaw, CLICK HERE


“The 12th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop - Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation Procedures, Warsaw, Poland, 16/09/2022-17/09/2022 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 10 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”

The London Pain Forum event in Warsaw has been approved for 10 CPD credits by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK


Polonia Palace Hotel, Warsaw
al. Jerozolimskie 45
00-692 Warszawa

*The hotel is a 10 minute walk from meeting venue at Medical University of Warsaw

Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre
ul. Wspolna 72, Warsaw, 00687, Poland
TEL: +48-22-317-2700
*The Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre overlooks the workshop venue and is a short walk away.

Novotel Warszawa Centrum Hotel
ul Marszalkowska 94/98, 00-510 Warsaw, Poland
Tel: +48-22-5960000

*The Novotel Warszawa Centrum Hotel is approximately 10min walk from the workshop venue.


To register your interest in the Conference and Hands-on Workshop in Warsaw, CLICK HERE