Practicing clinicians and sonographers will be able to refresh their knowledge in gynecological areas such as the post-menopausal uterus, endometrial disorders, adnexal masses, transvaginal imaging and obstetrics including problem solving with obstetrical measurements, exposure to Doppler in Ob/Gyn, bioeffects and invasive procedures.
Ob/Gyn Ultrasound-Core Course
Who Should Attend
This course, with an additional optional hands-on Saturday morning session, serves as a comprehensive review for the practicing clinician
This three-day program provides a more in-depth coverage of ultrasound applications in obstetrics and gynecology. Approximately three-quarters of the program is devoted to obstetrics and the remainder to gynecology.
Both transabdominal and transvaginal scanning techniques are presented in classroom. During the optional Saturday morning hands-on scanning session participants have an opportunity to utilize a wide range of ultrasound instruments during scanning of live models with both transabdominal and transvaginal Gyn scanning on non-pregnant models, and transabdominal scanning on third trimester pregnant models.
After attending this course, the participant should be able to:
- recognize the acoustic representation of normal anatomy of the fetus and the female pelvis
- describe the capabilities and limitations of ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
- identify pathologies of the fetus, uterus, and ovaries from ultrasound images
- perform basic ultrasound scanning of the non-pregnant female pelvis
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 21 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||18 credits|
|Entire Course AND Hands-On||21 credits|
Register early for Hands-on Session, limited availability will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tuition Fee: $1,450 plus an additional $300 for the Optional Saturday Hands-On Session
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.