Introduction to Perioperative Point-of-Care Ultrasound - jointly provided with ASRA

The Westin Chicago River North

320 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654
United States
Date: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, December 2, 2018 (All day)
Type: 
PoCUS
 

 

USabcd are proud to provide the e-learning for the Introduction to Perioperative Point-of-Care Ultrasound course offered by ASRA, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

This two-day, hands-on workshop with online learning module is designed for all practicing physicians wanting to gain a comprehensive understanding of point-of-care ultrasound applications including identification of clinical questions to be answered, technical performance aspects, and interpretation of results. Short didactic sessions will anchor longer scanning sessions with 5:1 attendee to instructor ratio. Case discussions and pre- and post-tests will be included as well. The course will cover airway, lung, cardiac, gastric, and trauma assessment.

Highlights

  •     Earn 29.5 CME credits by completing the eLearning provided by USabcd and attending the weekend course.
  •     Hands-on scanning sessions with concise lectures to summarize content
  •     World-renowned experts, low attendee-to-instructor ratio
  •     Personalized learning with ample time for Q&A and faculty feedback
  •     Case discussions and pre/post testing to assess learning
  •     Basic Focused Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography (FATE) certification

This course fills a much-needed educational gap as well as prepares physicians to be leaders in patient safety and perioperative ultrasonography by providing a comprehensive introduction to several PoCUS applications of relevance to clinical regional anesthesiologists, including the identification of clinical questions to be answered, technical performance aspects and interpretation of results.

For full details and registration please go to www.asra.com/pocus.

Scientific/Education Planning Committee
Jan Boublik, MD, PhD; Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CAJ
Stephen Haskins, MD; Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY; Basic Perioperative TEE Certification
Anahi Perlas, MD, FRCPC; Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada

Faculty
Jan Boublik, MD, PhD; Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Vincent Chan, MD, FRCPC, FRCA; University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
James Green, MBBS ncl; University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Stephen Haskins, MD; Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY; Basic Perioperative TEE Certification
Anahi Perlas, MD, FRCPC; Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
Davinder Ramsingh, MD; Loma Linda Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA; Advanced Transesophageal (TEE) Certification from the National Board of Echocardiography
Erik Sloth, MD; USabcd/Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Risskov, Denmark
Ban Tsui, MD,  MSC; Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

Register for this course

Course price: $1,550.00 excluding VAT

Registration is closed. Please contact us if you have any questions.