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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Who Should Attend

The program is designed for physicians and sonographers who currently perform ultrasound imaging and wish to extend their capabilities to incorporate musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging.

Program Description

This one and a half day classroom course will provide participants with a comprehensive introduction to musculoskeletal ultrasound. Optional Hands-on scanning will be incorporated into a half of day on the second day of the program.

Click on the date you would like to register for:

October 6-7, 2017

Program Coordinator:
Levon Nazarian, MD

Lecture Topics

Anatomic areas typically covered in this course include:

  • Shoulder
  • Hand
  • Wrist
  • Foot
  • Ankle
  • Knee

Other topics include:

  • Ultrasound of Common Cystic Masses in the Musculoskeletal System
  • General Application of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Sports Medicine
  • Ultrasound-guided Interventions in the Musculoskeletal System

Educational Objectives

After attending this program the participant should be able to:

  • identify ultrasound representations of common pathologies of the musculoskeletal system
  • discuss the capabilities and limitations of ultrasound in musculoskeletal evaluation
  • identify normal anatomy and pathology from musculoskeletal ultrasound images

Optional Hands-On Session

An optional hands-on scanning session is available on Saturday afternoon from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm.  This session allows students the opportunity to scan models using a variety of ultrasound equipment.

CME Credits & Tuition

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education for physicians.

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1™ credits.   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Below please see the maximum number of credits to be earned for each portion of the program.  Please claim only the amount of credit commensurate with your time/involvement in the course.

If you attended... The maximum credits you can earn are...
Entire Course ONLY 9.75 credits
Entire Course AND Hands-On 12.75 credits

Register early, Hands-on is available on a limited first-come first-served basis.

Tuition Fee: $1,350 plus an additional $300 for the Optional Saturday Hands-on Session

Cancellation Policy

If you must cancel your registration, please notify us immediately in writing to JUREI@Jefferson.edu. Your registration payment, less an administrative fee of $100, is refundable if written notification is received 10 business days prior to the course. After that time, refunds are not possible, but your payment - less the administrative fee - may be transferred to a future course for use within one calendar year if a request is made in writing to JUREI@Jefferson.edu. A registrant may only transfer their registration a maximum of three times. We reserve the right to cancel this course at any time. We will contact you should cancellation be necessary. If you have any questions, please call the Ultrasound Education Office at 215-955-8533.