University of Maryland School of Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine

University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine

Ultrasound Course

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Presented by the
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
 

 

 

Upcoming Training Dates
May 1 and 2, 2014
All spaces filled.
 
Click here to register for this event.
 
Enrollment Fee
Course Fee: $695
Includes parking, breakfast and lunch


Cancellation Policy
Cancellations will be accepted prior to 1 month before each course, and tuition will be refunded, less a $100 administrative fee. No cancellations will be accepted after 1 month prior to each course, but if you cannot attend, you may designate someone else to attend in your place.
 
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Contact Us
You can surf on the web to euc.umem.org or call us at 410-328-8025

Course Director
Brian Euerle, MD, RDMS
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Administrative Course Coordinator
Angela Taylor Click to Contact Me


To join our CME mailing list about this series, call 410-328-8025.

 

Course Faculty
Brian Euerle, MD, RDMS
Course Director
Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Director of Emergency Ultrasound
Emergency Medicine Residency Program
University of Maryland Medical Center

Sam Hsu, MD, RDMS
Course Co-Director
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Director of Emergency Ultrasound
Attending Physician
Emergency Department
Mercy Medical Center

 
Sarah Sommerkamp, MD, RDMS
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Emergency Department
Maryland General Hospital
 
Jennifer Chang, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
Emergency Ultrasound Fellow
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Maryland General Hospital
 
Andrew Windsor, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
Emergency Ultrasound Fellow
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Mercy Medical Center

 

Agenda

Day 1
8:00 – 9:00 am Introduction
9:00 – 10:00 am Physics
10:00 – 11:00 am Aorta
11:00 – 12:00 pm Biliary Tract
12:00 – 12:45 pm Lunch
12:45 – 1:45 pm FAST
1:45 – 5:00 pm Practical Session
Day 2
8:00 – 9:00 am Cardiac
9:00 – 9:30 am Emergency Ultrasound Past, Present, and Future
9:30 – 10:30 am Renal/DVT/Soft Tissue/Ocular
10:30 – 11:30 am Obstetrics
11:30 – 12:15 pm Lunch
12:15 – 1:15 pm Procedures
1:15 – 5:00 pm Practical Session

 

 

 

Course Description

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This 2-day 16-hour course, designed for the emergency care provider, is based on the emergency ultrasound guidelines published by the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the principles of physics as applied to emergency ultrasound.
  • List the six core areas of emergency ultrasound.
  • Demonstrate skills in image acquisition and interpretation for the six core areas of emergency ultrasound as well as procedural uses.
  • Discuss the incorporation of ultrasound into the practice of emergency medicine.


Content
This course consists of didactic lectures; cardiac, abdominal, vascular and pelvic scanning with live models; and the use of a vascular phantom.

Lodging
A number of Baltimore hotels offer preferred rates for course attendees. The hotels are listed at www.fincsvc.umaryland.edu/travel/hotels.cfm.


CME Accreditation Statement

“This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the Center for Emergency Medical Education and University of Maryland. The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”
“The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”
The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.