20-21 October 2023 - 13th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop, Warsaw, Poland


The 13th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation Procedures took place at Medical University of Warsaw, Poland on 20-21 October 2023. The official language of the international event was English. 

To register your interest in attending the 14th Hands-on Cadaver  Workshop on Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation Procedures in Warsaw on Saturday, 19 October 2024, CLICK HERE


“The 13th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop on Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation Procedures, Warsaw, Poland 20/10/2023 - 21/10/2023, has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 11.0 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”


Dr Ganesan Baranidharan
Vice-Dean, Faculty of Pain Medicine, RCoA
Past-President, Neuromodulation Society of the UK and Ireland
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds, UK

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

Prof Bogdan Ciszek
Anatomist and Neurosurgeon
Co-author, Clinical Anatomy of the Head and Neck
Head of Department of Anatomy
Centre of Biostructure
Medical University of Warsaw 

Dr Denis Dupoiron, MD 
Anesthesiology and Pain medicine
Head of Pain department of ICO
Institut de Cancérologie de L’Ouest - Angers 

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 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 Ashish Gulve
President, Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland (NSUKI)
Vice-President, British Pain Society
Clinical Lead & Consultant in Pain Management
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough, UK

Dr Dalvina Hanu-Cernat FIPP
Senior Fellow, London Pain Forum
Course Director, Univ. of Birmingham Interventional Pain Cadaver Workshop
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
Birmingham, UK

Dr Magdalena Kocot-Kepska
President, Polish Association for the Study of Pain
Executive Board Member, European Pain Federation
Department of Research & Treatment of Pain
Jagiellonian University, Medical College
Krakow, Poland

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

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 Andrzej Krol
Scientific Director, 13th 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 Wojciech Nierodzinski
Special Interest: Interventional Pain Management/Neuromodulation
Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist
Private Practice
Bialystok, Poland

Dr Raja Reddy FIPP CIPS
Special Interest: USG Interventions/Regenerative Medicine
Consultant: Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine
Medway NHS Trust
Faculty Tutor, Advanced Pain Medicine Training Programme
Senior Lecturer, Canterbury Christ Church University
Gillingham, Kent, UK

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 Przemysław Strulak FIPP
Medical Director and Chief Pain Physician
Swiss Pain Institute - Basel
Basel, Switzerland


I Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii

Zaklad Nauczania Anestezjologii i 
Intensywnej Terapii

Zaklad Medycyny Sadowej

Centrum Symulacji Medycznych i Innowacji

(DAY 1: 20.10.23, 10.00-18.00hrs)

Anatomy & Imaging for Interventional Pain Management Procedures

Nerve Root Blocks

Ultrasound Guided Pain Interventions & Pressure Monitoring

Ultrasound in Pain Management Interactive Scanning Sessions

Advances in Interventional Pain Management (including. RF Ablation Major Joints, Cryoablation/Cryotherapy, MSK Regenerative Medicine Therapies, Interventions for Cancer Pain)

Intrathecal Drug Delivery for Cancer Pain

Update on Spinal Cord Stimulation

Free Oral Presentations (incl. combined USG microendoscopy pain interventions)

WORKSHOP STATIONS (DAY 2: 21.10.23, 08.30-17.20hrs)

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, 
Peripheral Nerve Stimulation & Intrathecal Pumps - Cadaver
Station 4. X-ray/US/Micro-Endoscopy Pain Interventions: incl. RF & Cryoanalgesia  - Cadaver (Facial Pain - Trigeminal, sphenopalatine ganglion and more)
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 Peripheral Neurostimulation Targets 


Forensic Medicine Department
Warsaw Medical University
 (Zakład Medycyny Sądowej 
Warszawskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego
Wojciecha Oczki 1, 02-007
Warsaw, Poland


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 next workshop Warsaw on 19.10.24, CLICK HERE

For further information, email: ciaranwazir@gmail.com