Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course: Upper and Lower Extremities - The Michigan Difference

11/23/19 - 11/24/19
University of Michigan | Ann Arbor, Michigan

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.75

Category A CE Credits:

About the Meeting
This two-day course will provide dedicated instruction in musculoskeletal ultrasound of the upper and lower extremities including didactic lectures and supervised hands-on workshops with ultrasound scanning of live models. The content of this course will include a comprehensive review of anatomy and pertinent pathology of both upper and lower extremities. 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 Course
Limit 60 Registrants

Suggested for registrants who are developing scanning techniques and protocols
$ 995
Full Course Including Workshops - Advanced Course
Limit 60 Registrants

Suggested for registrants who have attended prior musculoskeletal ultrasound courses, who are able to demonstrate normal anatomy, and who are comfrotable with common pahtology (i.e. those who have scanned >100 patients)
$ 995
2 Days (Lecture Only)
Limit 15 Registrants
$ 475
2 Days (Lecture Only)
Special Medical Student, PA and RT Pricing
$ 295

Syllabus

Syllabus typePriceQuantity
Full Color Printed Syllabus - Advanced Purchase Only$ 95
Electronic Syllabus$ 0

Syllabus

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 upper and lower extremities including didactic lectures and supervised hands-on workshops with ultrasound scanning of live models. The content of this course will include a comprehensive review of anatomy and pertinent pathology of both upper and lower extremities. 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.
Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Utilize ultrasound to assess the upper and lower extremities.
  • Describe the components of upper and lower extremity ultrasound techniques.
  • Identify major anatomical structures of the upper and lower extremity using ultrasound.
  • Recognize common pathology of the upper and lower extremity as seen with ultrasound.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.
Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in diagnostic imaging 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 electronic color course syllabus, daily continental breakfasts, coffee breaks and lunch on Saturday afternoon. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after November 14, 2019. 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 by sending an e-mail to cancel@edusymp.com. There is a $50 processing fee applied to all cancellations. Cancellations made in writing prior to October 25, 2019 will be issued a refund for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after October 25, 2019.
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 (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 12.75 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 www.edusymp.com or call 1-800-338-5901 regarding the availability of Category A CE credit.
Program Co-Directors:
Girish Gandikota, M.D., RMSK
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.

Girish Gandikota, M.D., RMSK
Professor of Radiology
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

David P Fessell MD
Professor of Radiology
Michigan Medicine
Department of Radiology
Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology
Ann Arbor, MI

Monica Kalume Brigido, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Medical School
Department of Radiology
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI

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

Nathaniel B. Meyer, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical School
Department of Radiology
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI

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

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

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

Tracy Boon, RDMS, RMSKS
MSK Ultrasound Technologist
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Sarah E Cullum, RDMS, RMSKS
MSK Ultrasound Technologist
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Saturday, November 23, 2019
   
6:45 – 7:30 AM Registration
   
7:00 – 7:30 Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:30 – 7:40 Welcome and General Instructions
Girish Gandikota, M.D., RMSK
   
7:40 – 8:00 Image Optimization and Introduction
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
SHOULDER  
8:00 – 8:10 Shoulder Scanning – Technique
Girish Gandikota, M.D., RMSK
   
8:10 – 8:45 Common Indications and Common Pathology
Girish Gandikota, M.D., RMSK
   
8:45 – 9:00 Live Scanning Demonstration – Shoulder
Girish Gandikota, M.D., RMSK
   
9:00 – 10:00 Hands on Workshop – Shoulder
Faculty
   
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
ELBOW
10:30 – 10:40 Elbow Scanning – Technique
Monica Kalume Brigido, M.D.
   
10:40 – 11:00 Joint, Bursa and Nerve Pathology
Monica Kalume Brigido, M.D.
   
11:00 – 11:15 Tendon Pathology - Triceps, Tennis Elbow, Distal Biceps
Monica Kalume Brigido, M.D.
   
11:15 – 11:30 Live Scanning Demonstration – Elbow
Tracy Boon, RDMS, RVT, RMSK
   
11:30 – 12:30 PM Hands on Workshop – Elbow
Faculty
   
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch (provided)
   
WRIST & HAND
1:30 – 1:40 Scanning Technique - Wrist & Hand
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
1:40 – 1:55 Joint Pathology, Screening for Synovitis, Pulley Injuries
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
1:55 – 2:15 Tendon Pathology, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Nathaniel B. Meyer, M.D.
   
2:15 – 2:30 Live Demonstration - Wrist & Hand
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
2:30 – 3:30 Hands on Workshop - Wrist & Hand
Faculty
   
3:30 – 4:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
KNEE
4:00 – 4:10 Scanning Technique – Knee
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
4:10 – 4:25 Joint and Bursa Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
4:25 – 4:45 Tendon and Ligament Pathology
Sung Moon Kim, M.D.
   
4:45 – 5:00 Live Demonstration – Knee
Heidi Ehrich, RDMS, RMSKS
   
5:00 End of Session
   
Sunday, November 24, 2019
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
ANKLE & FOOT
7:30 – 7:45 Scanning Technique - Ankle & Foot
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
7:45 – 8:10 Joint, Ligament Pathology, Nerve Entrapments
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
8:10 – 8:30 Tendon Pathology
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
8:30 – 8:50 Live Demonstration - Ankle & Foot
David P. Fessell, M.D.
   
8:50 – 10:00 Hands on Workshop: Ankle & Foot
Faculty
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
HIP
10:15 – 10:30 Scanning Technique – Hip
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
10:30 – 10:40 Joint, Iliopsoas Pathology
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
10:40 – 11:00 Greater Trochanter Pain Syndrome, Hamstring Pathology
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
11:00 – 11:15 Live Demonstration – Hip
Jon A. Jacobson, M.D.
   
11:15 – 12:45 PM Hands on Workshop - Knee and Hip
Faculty
   
12:45 – 1:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
1:00 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change.
 
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Each hotel room features free Wi-Fi access so that you can stay focused on business. The Bath and Body Works products and triple-sheeted bedding make it easy to unwind.

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How to Get There
Fly to Detroit Metropolitan Airport, located approximately 45 minutes from Holiday Inn® Near the University of Michigan.

 
Hotel Cutoff: November 7, 2019
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