CEUS Basic Training

ICUS is proud to expand its educational programs in 2018 to include practical training for successful use of contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) of the cardiovascular system and abdomen.

Learn when and how to use CEUS to improve patient care, outcomes and workflows.


ICUS Basic Training - Let's Get Started!

Abdominal CEUS -
with live patient demonstrations

University of Calgary
June 22-23, 2018

Host: Stephanie Wilson, MD - Professor of Medicine, University of Calgary
             8:00 am to 5:00 pm
University of Calgary, Health Sciences Centre, 3330 Hospital Drive NW,     Calgary, AB

COURSE OBJECTIVES
Attendees will perform a basic CEUS examination of the liver, prepare and inject microbubble contrast agents and record appropriate images for CEUS
Attendees will differentiate benign and malignant nodules based on their behaviour in the PV and LP and will interpret the fundamental features of commonly encountered focal liver masses
Attendees will recognize the vascular patterns differentiating malignant neoplastic from benign renal pathology.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Radiologists, Technologists, Residents/Fellows

LOCATION:
University of Calgary, Health Science Center
3330 Hospital Drive NW, T2N 4N1
Calgary Alberta Canada

REGISTRATION:
Fee: $100.00 Radiologist
$50.00 Students/Technologist
Registration Link: https://cmregistration.ucalgary.ca

AGENDA AND FULL PROGRAM DETAILS
Go to:  https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/cme/event/2018-06-22/ceus-lets-get-started

CONFERENCE COORDINATOR:
Heather Baylis
Phone: 403.220.6166
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HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS:
Aloft Calgary University Hotel by Sheraton
2359 Banff Trail NW
Calgary AB
Room Block Code “CEUS Calgary"
https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/CEUS2018
Rate: $129.00 CND

CREDITS
You may claim a maximum of 13.75 Credit hours MOC Section 1

BROCHURE - full details and program agenda:
https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/cme/files/cme/ceus-program-2018-0418-002.pdf        

REGISTRATION - online:
https://cmeregistration.ucalgary.ca/eventinfo_1189.html

CONTACT
For course inquiries:
Heather Baylis
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For registration inquiries:
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* The Office of CME & PD is providing registration only services for this event. Contact organizer above for inquiries related to content, delivery and/or accreditation.

Important information for ICUS sponsors and exhibitors  

Registration

Complimentary registrations for ICUS sponsors:  ICUS Silver Sponsors are entitled to 10 complimentary registrations per program.  Sponsors supporting ICUS at higher levels are entitled to additional complimentary registrations.      

General registration:  General registration is $100 per program.  Students and trainees will receive a $50 refund after showing appropriate ID when checking in for the program.  Registration does not include transportation or lodging, which must be arranged by participants.

Online registration: https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/cme/event/2018-06-22/ceus-lets-get-started

Exhibitor information

No exhibit fee - ICUS sponsors pay no exhibit fee.   
Exhibit space - Exhibit space will be separate from classroom/educational space.    
Contact person (Calgary) - Heather Baylis, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (403) 220-6166,  Contact Heather to coordinate delivery of equipment, loading dock hours, security, directions, AV, etc.         
Exhibitor responsibilities: Exhibitors will be responsible for moving their equipment to the exhibit space, setting it up, staffing their exhibit, and removal of their equipment.      
For additional information, please contact: Stephanie Wilson - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; Steve Feinstein - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Future ICUS "Basic Training"  programs - 2018

Calgary - June 22-23

Abdominal CEUS - Host: Stephanie Wilson, MD

New York - September 29-30

Abdominal CEUS - Saturday, September 29; Host: Stephanie Wilson, MD
Cardiac CEUS  - Sunday, September 30; Host: Martin Goldman, MD

San Diego - October 27-28

Abdominal CEUS  - Host: Yuko Kono, MD

ICUS Sponsors

ICUS gratefully acknowledges its 2017 sponsors:

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Contact ICUS

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    Washington, DC 20006-1102, USA
  • Telephone: 202-408-6199

About ICUS

ICUS is the world’s only professional society exclusively devoted to contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) medical imaging technology.

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