Vascular Ultrasound Interpretation Course - October 8-9, 2020

October 8, 2020 to October 9, 2020
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The course will begin with hemodynamics, pathophysiology, and state-of-the-art Doppler instrumentation.

The majority of the course will focus on interpretation of vascular studies and case analysis of cerebrovascular, peripheral arterial, peripheral venous and abdominal Doppler studies. The course will also include some of the more unusual findings in vascular disease. Informal question and answer sessions will be incorporated throughout the program to facilitate a high level interactivity between participants and faculty. Course participants are invited to bring their interesting or challenging cases.

For those with minimal or no prior experience with vascular technology, we recommend the Vascular Ultrasound-Core Course.

Successful Completion

To successfully complete this activity, the required evaluation must be completed no later than Monday, November 23, 2020. Thereafter, the evaluation will no longer be available and credits will not be issued. No refunds will be offered for failure to complete the required evaluation by the stated deadline.

Target Audience

This advanced course is designed for physicians and sonographers who have been practicing noninvasive vascular diagnosis. The course will assume that participants have an understanding of anatomy of the vascular system, principles of Doppler ultrasound and the basic principles of Doppler diagnosis.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this two day course the participant should be able to:

  • identify the key information required in a vascular study
  • compose a report of a vascular study
  • describe the components of a vascular report
  • demonstrate improved case interpretation ability
Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Radiology
Ultrasound
Course Format: 
Live Webinar
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/01/2020
Course expires: 
10/01/2021
Event starts: 
10/08/2020 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
10/09/2020 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

This is a Virtual Conference.

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Such disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

Planners

The members of the planning committee have no conflict of interest to disclose.

Levon Nazarian, MD-Course Director
Jodi Markizon

Presenters

The presenters for this educational activity have no conflict of interest to disclose.

Barbara Alberto, MS, RVT
Philip Bendick, PhD
George Berdejo, BS, RVT
Paul DiMuzio, MD
Traci Fox, EdD, RDMS, RVT
Ann Marie Kupinski, PhD, RVT
Laurence Needleman, MD

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Daily Credit Breakdown

October 8, 20208.25
October 9, 20207.0

 

Available Credit

  • 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.25 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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