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INTRODUCTION TO ABDOMINAL AND PRIMARY CARE ULTRASOUND

St. Petersburg | St. petersburg, USA
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Title: INTRODUCTION TO ABDOMINAL AND PRIMARY CARE ULTRASOUND
Specialty: Urology
Dates: From Nov, 5, 2018 to Nov, 7, 2018
Location: St. petersburg, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 1895 to 2295 USD
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Event Venue:

St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, USA Visit the Venue to read more
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Accreditation:

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The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 24.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.


Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 23.75 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.


Approved by the ASRT for 20.75 Category A continuing education credit. Note: ASRT credits are accepted by the ARRT as Category A credits.


This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

Imaging Fundamentals

Abdominal Anatomy/Scan Techniques

Abdominal Aorta

Liver Sonography & Pathology

Gallbladder & Biliary Tree Sonography & Pathology

Spleen, Pancreas, and Renal

Scrotal / Testicular

Evaluation of the Appendix & GI Tract

Thyroid

E-FAST Exam, Soft Tissue & MSK Applications

Interactive Case Studies


Objectives

Increase participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret abdominal ultrasound examinations.

Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images.

Perform scan protocols and routine measurements that are utilized during an abdominal ultrasound evaluation.

Identify normal/abnormal imaging characteristics of the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, kidneys and abdominal vasculature.

Cite Doppler/color physics principles and be able to (sonographers) apply these principles to optimize system controls or (physicians) utilize this information for identifying technical errors which may result in misdiagnosis (optional lecture).

Demonstrate routine examination protocols associated with the ultrasound evaluation of renal artery stenosis (optional lecture).

Differentiate normal/abnormal characteristics for the evaluation of the thyroid, testes/scrotum, and appendix.

Perform ultrasound evaluation of the trauma patient (FAST exam).

Demonstrate the use of ultrasound for evaluation of soft-tissue pathology.

Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques & interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.

Speakers/Faculty:

Brian Schenker


MBA, RDMS, RVT


Program Coordinator, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Charlotte Derr


MD, RDMS, FACEP


Associate Program Director, Ultrasound Director, University of South Florida, Emergency Medicine Residency Program 

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Lori Green


BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT


President, Program Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc., Saint Petersburg, FL

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Salvatore LaRusso


M.Ed. RDMS, RT(R)


Senior Instructor Radiology, PennState College of Medicine, Chief Sonographer, PennState Hershey, PennState Childrens Hospital, Speaker Disclosure: No relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose 

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist

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General Info:

The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 30 days in advance of the course.

The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-29 days in advance of the course.

The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.


Each course registration includes: a digital course notebook(lifetime access to any device, full color presentations, and the ability to take notes/ make annotations within the e-book that will sync across devices.) Daily continental breakfast and afternoon snack will also be provided.


A printed version of the notebook can be purchased at an additional fee of $85.00. Please place your order by calling(727)363 - 4500 at least 1 week prior to the start of the course to ensure that it is available for you at the start of the course. 


The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 30 days in advance of the course.

The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-29 days in advance of the course.

The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.

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Registration Cost
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Early Registration

2018-03-18
Late Registration From: 2018-03-19 To: 0--
On site Registration
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1895
2095
2295

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
We don’t provide letter of invitation
Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:

The following accommodations are suggested by Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for their convenient locations and reputable service.


Special discounted room rates are available at most of the beach-front and downtown properties when booked through us. Call us at 727.363.4500 to make reservations.


 The Ponce De Leon Hotel 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

95 Central Avenue

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-550-9300


Hampton Inn & Suites 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

80 Beach Dr. NE

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-892-9900


The Inn on Third 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

342 3rd Ave. N

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-894-3248


Hollander Hotel 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

421 4th Ave. N

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-873-7900


The Birchwood 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

340 Beach Drive NE

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-896-1080


Courtyard Marriott 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

300 4th St. N.

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-450-6200

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General Info

Casey Green , Business Development Supervisor , Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc


Phone: 727-363-4500


Fax: 727-363-0811


Email: learn@gcus.com

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Casey Green , Business Development Supervisor , Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc


Phone: 727-363-4500


Fax: 727-363-0811


Email: learn@gcus.com

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