UCSF Sonography for Sonographers (Virtual Live)

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Virtual Live Course
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Course Director:
Vickie Feldstein MD; Liina Poder MD; Chelsy Coco RDMS
CME Credits:
7.75 SDMS credits
SAM Credits:

Couse Outline and Credits

This one-day course is geared toward sonographers, and welcomes other medical providers whose practices include clinical applications of ultrasound. Emphasis will be placed on practical, clinically relevant information that is useful in the day-to-day performance of a variety of sonographic examinations.

This course offers 7.75 CE Credits for sonographers who are registered with the ARDMS. This course does not provide physician (MD/DO) credit.

Registration Fee: $95; click on the "Register" link above.
Your email address and ARDMS number are required for registration and to receive your CE Certificate.
For those who are registered by May 1 and log-on during the live course, the course lectures will be accessible for online review thru May 30.

Faculty and Program

UCSF Faculty:  Vickie Feldstein, MDRuth Goldstein, MD;  Anita Moon-Grady, MDTara Morgan, MD;  Liina Poder, MD;  Dorothy Shum, MDLori Starchowski, MD;  Chelsy Coco, RDMS;  Deana Hammond, RDMS;  Lisa Liu, RDMS.
Guest Faculty:  Andrew Phelps, MD – Associate Professor, Oregon Health & Science University at Portland

Virtual online from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (Pacific Daylight Time).
Each lecture will include 10 minutes of Q&A directly following the presentation.

7:55      Welcome and Announcements
8:00      How to Detect & Assess Fetal CNS Anomalies               Ruth Goldstein, MD
8:45      Neonatal Head Ultrasound                                               Andrew Phelps, MD
9:30      Recess
9:45      MSK Ultrasound: Evaluation of Lumps & Bumps            Tara Morgan, MD
10:30    MSK US of the Hip: a Sonographer’s Approach              D. Hammond / L. Liu
11:15    Ultrasound CQI: Lessons Learned                                   Vickie Feldstein, MD     
11:30    Instructive Unknown Cases (self-study)
12:30    Review of Instructive Unknown Cases                             Vickie Feldstein, MD
12:45    GYN US: Acute Pelvic Pain/Negative Pregnancy Test     Liina Poder, MD
1:30      Ultrasound of First Trimester Pregnancy                          Lori Strachowski, MD
2:15      Recess
2:30      Postpartum US: Evaluate for RPOCs                               Dorothy Shum, MD
3:15      Basic Fetal Cardiac US Evaluation                                   Anita Moon-Grady, MD 
4:00      Adjourn