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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

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Program Coordinator

Levon Nazarian, MD

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.

Not able to attend a live session?  

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. 

Lecture Topics

Anatomic areas typically covered in this course include:

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

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 Pricing

fileIn 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.

Credit Designation

Physicians: This educational activity is designated 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.

Other Healthcare Professionals: This educational activity is designated for 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

If you attended... The maximum credits you can earn are...
Entire Course ONLY 9.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Entire Course AND Hands-On 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Learner Disclosures

Thomas Jefferson University endorses the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support: Standards to Ensure Independence in CME Activities and the policies that supplement the Standards. All planners, faculty, authors, presenters, and content reviewers are required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with ACCME defined commercial interest entities within the past 12 months. Any conflict of interests have been resolved prior to this educational activity.

All faculty/presenters/authors at Thomas Jefferson University sponsored events are required to disclose whether or not their content contains information of commercial products/devices that are unlabeled for use or investigational uses of products not yet approved.  Product(s) is/are not included in the labeling approved by the US FDA for the treatment of disease(s).

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.

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

Course Times: The first classroom day will be from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The second day will be classroom lectures in the morning from 8 AM to 12 PM followed by the optional Hands-On session from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM.

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.