Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities

09/23/17 - 09/24/17
University of Michigan | Ann Arbor, Michigan

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 11.0

Category A CE Credits:

About the Meeting
This two-day course will provide dedicated instruction in musculoskeletal ultrasound of the lower extremities including didactic lectures and supervised hands-on workshops with ultrasound scanning of live models. The content of this course will be lower extremity, and will include a comprehensive review of anatomy and pertinent pathology. Topics will include pathology of joints, tendons, muscles, ligaments, and peripheral nerves. Imaging of inflammatory arthritis and an overview of ultrasound-guided procedures of the hip, knee, ankle, and foot will also be included.

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DescriptionPriceQuantity
Full Course Including Workshops
Introductory Skill Level
Group A Program
$ 895
Full Course Including Workshops
Advanced Skill Level
Group B Program
$ 895
2 Days (Lecture Only)
Introductory Skill Level
Group A Program
$ 375
2 Days (Lecture Only)
Advanced Skill Level
Group B Program
$ 375
1 Day (Lecture Only)
Introductory Skill Level
Group A Program
$ 200
1 Day (Lecture Only)
Advanced Skill Level
Group B Program
$ 200
Skill Levels

Introductory:Suggested for registrants who are developing scanning techniques and protocols.

Advanced: Suggested for registrants who have attended prior musculoskeletal ultrasound courses, who are able to demonstrate normal anatomy, and who are comfortable with common pathology (i.e. those who have scanned >100 patients)
About the Meeting
This two-day course will provide dedicated instruction in musculoskeletal ultrasound of the lower extremities including didactic lectures and supervised hands-on workshops with ultrasound scanning of live models. The content of this course will be lower extremity, and will include a comprehensive review of anatomy and pertinent pathology. Topics will include pathology of joints, tendons, muscles, ligaments, and peripheral nerves. Imaging of inflammatory arthritis and an overview of ultrasound-guided procedures of the hip, knee, ankle, and foot will also be included.
Target Audience
This CME Activity is primarily designed to educate radiologists, rheumatologists, orthopedists, sports medicine physicians, sonographers, and others in the field of musculoskeletal medicine. Technologist performing these examinations should also benefit from this course.
Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Utilize ultrasound to assess the lower extremities.
  • Describe the components of lower extremity ultrasound techniques.
  • Identify major anatomical structures of the lower extremity using ultrasound.
  • Recognize common pathology of the lower extremity as seen with ultrasound.
  • Discuss common ultrasound-guided interventional techniques of the lower extremity.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.
Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in continuing medical education since 1975.
Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia appreciates our corporate supporters and exhibitors. A list of industry supporters will be provided and acknowledged at the meeting.
Registration Information
Tuition includes all course materials, including a comprehensive course syllabus, daily continental breakfasts and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after September 14, 2017. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.

Cancellations must be received in writing. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to August 25, 2017 will be issued for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after that date.
Disclaimer
Educational Symposia (ESI) as planner and presenter of this meeting, and Professional Travel as the official travel agency for this meeting, claim no liability for the acts of any suppliers or the safety of any attendees while in transit to, from, or during this event or any optional activities. The total amount of liability, if any, for the meeting organizer is limited to a refund of the registration fee, and Professional Travel's responsibility is limited to that of an agent.
Special Note for the Disabled
Educational Symposia wishes to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently from other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact our office at (800) 338-5901 or (813) 806-1000.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
Accreditation
Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Technologists: This program has been submitted to the ASRT. The number of A CE credits will be available approximately 30 days prior to the meeting. Please visit uofm.edusymp.com or call 1-800-338-5901 regarding the availability of Category A CE credit.

ARDMS Sonographer/Technologists: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM meet the requirements of the Accepted Continuing Education Evaluation Model System (AACEEMS) Checklist of the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).

This service is not affiliated with or endorsed by ARDMS.
Program Director:
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.

Sarah Cullum, RDMS
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Technologist
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Qian Dong, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Heidi Ehrich, RDMS
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Technologist
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

David P. Fessell, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI

Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI

Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Director, Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology
Department of Radiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Dana Rowland, RDMS
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Technologist
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Kathleen Sagash, RDMS
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Technologist
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Corrie M. Yablon, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI
Saturday, September 23, 2017
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:30 – 7:40 Welcome and General Instructions
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
7:40 – 8:00 Image Optimization and Introduction
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
8:00 – 8:30 Hip: Live Scanning Demonstration
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
8:30 – 8:45 Joint Pathology
Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
   
8:45 - 9:00 Iliopsoas/Anterior Tendon Pathology
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
9:00 - 9:15 Greater Trochanter Pathology
Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
   
9:15 - 9:30 Hamstring Pathology
Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
   
9:30 - 9:50 Hernia Evaluation
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
9:50 - 10:00 Questions and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:10 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 12:00 PM Hands on Workshop: Hip
Faculty
   
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch (provided)
   
1:00 – 1:30 Knee: Live Scanning Demonstration
Corrie M. Yablon, M.D.
   
1:30 – 3:00 Hands on Workshop: Knee
Faculty
   
3:00 – 3:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
3:30 – 3:45 Joint Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
3:45 - 4:00 Bursal Pathology
Corrie M. Yablon, M.D.
   
4:00 - 4:15 Tendon Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
4:15 - 4:30 Peripheral Nerve Pathology
Corrie M. Yablon, M.D.
   
4:30 - 4:50 Miscellaneous Knee Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
4:50 - 5:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
5:00 End of Session
   
Sunday, September 24, 2017
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:30 Ankle/Foot: Live Scanning Demonstration
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
8:30 – 8:45 Achilles and Calf Pathology
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
8:45 – 9:00 Other Tendon Pathology
Qian Dong, M.D.
   
9:00 – 9:15 Ligament Pathology
Qian Dong, M.D.
   
9:15 – 9:30 Inflammatory Arthritis
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
9:30 – 9:50 Miscellaneous Ankle/Foot Pathology
Qian Dong, M.D.
   
9:50 – 10:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 12:00 PM Hands on Workshop: Ankle/Foot
Faculty
   
12:00 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change.

Saturday, September 23, 2017
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:30 – 7:40 Welcome and General Instructions
Jon Jacobson, M.D.
   
7:40 – 8:00 Image Optimization and Introduction
Jon Jacobson, M.D.
   
8:00 – 8:30 Hip: Live Scanning Demonstration
Jon Jacobson, M.D.
   
8:30 – 10:00 Hands on Workshop: Hip
Faculty
   
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 10:45 Joint Pathology
Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
   
10:45 - 11:00 Iliopsoas/Anterior Tendon Pathology
Jon Jacobson, M.D.
   
11:00 - 11:15 Greater Trochanter Pathology
Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
   
11:15 - 11:30 Hamstring Pathology
Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCS, FRCR, RMSK
   
11:30 - 11:50 Hernia Evaluation
Jon Jacobson, M.D.
   
11:50 - 12:00 PM Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch (provided)
   
1:00 – 1:30 Knee: Live Scanning Demonstration
Corrie Yablon, M.D.
   
1:30 - 1:45 Joint Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
1:45 - 2:00 Bursal Pathology
Corrie Yablon, M.D.
   
2:00 - 2:15 Tendon Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
2:15 - 2:30 Peripheral Nerve Pathology
Corrie Yablon, M.D.
   
2:30 - 2:50 Miscellaneous Knee Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
2:50 - 3:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
3:00 – 3:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
3:30 – 5:00 Hands on Workshop: Knee
Faculty
   
5:00 End of Session
   
Sunday, September 24, 2017
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:30 Ankle/Foot Live Scanning Demonstration
David Fessell, M.D.
   
8:30 – 10:00 Hands on Workshop: Ankle/Foot
Faculty
   
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 10:45 Achilles and Calf Pathology
David Fessell, M.D.
   
10:45 – 11:00 Other Tendon Pathology
Qian Dong, M.D.
   
11:00 – 11:15 Ligament Pathology
Qian Dong, M.D.
   
11:15 - 11:30 Inflammatory Arthritis
David Fessell, M.D.
   
11:30 - 11:50 Miscellaneous Ankle/Foot Pathology
Qian Dong, M.D.
   
11:50 – 12:00 PM Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:00 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change
 
Hotel Cut-Off Date: August 22, 2017
Group Rates 3 Days Prior/Post - Space Available Basis

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Group Room Rates:
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Start At $149.00/nt. (Triple)
Start At $159.00/nt. (Quad)
 
Hotel Tax: 11%

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Cancellation Policy: Guests who confirm reservations with a credit card will have until 6:00 pm on the day before arrival in which to cancel a reservation without penalty.

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