Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Workshop - LIVE (in-person)
Course Directors: Sundararaman Swaminathan, M.B.B.S., M.D., Musab S. Hommos, M.B.B.S., Pooja Budhiraja, M.B.B.S., M.D., Senaida Behmen, APRN, M.S.N., R.N. and Rebecca Corey, Pharm.D., R.Ph., BCPS
Workshop Faculty: Evamaria Anvari, M.D., Kambiz Kalantari, M.D., Shaun K. Yang, M.D., M.P.H., Ilko V. Ivanov, M.D. and Bhavna Bhasin-Chhabra, M.B.B.S., M.D.
February 17, 2023 - Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas, Scottsdale, Arizona
Don't miss the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Workshop on February 17, 2023! This hands-on ultrasound workshop combines short live lectures and real-time practice on live models to introduce you to the bedside application of portable ultrasound for nephrology practice. POCUS is rapidly becoming a commonplace bedside tool to improve timeliness and accuracy in internal medicine. Whether you are a physician, NP, or PA, this workshop seeks to provide the outpatient or inpatient nephrology provider with the fundamental knowledge and skills to incorporate POCUS into your practice.
- POCUS as a necessary tool in clinical nephrology practice
- Renal and bladder ultrasound
- Lung ultrasound
- Volume assessment
- Vascular evaluation
- Hands on practice
This course is intended for members of the nephrology community, including nephrologists, nephrology trainees, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, internists, primary care physicians, pharmacist and other allied health professionals who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders, and patients with a transplanted kidney or pancreas.
- Perform point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS)
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Nestled in the shadows of majestic Camelback Mountain, the Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas is located in the heart of Scottsdale. A block of rooms has been reserved for attendees at a special rate of $339 per night plus applicable taxes and fees. Reservations must be made before the room block sells out or before the expiration date of January 25, 2023, whichever comes first. The discounted rate is available three days prior and three days after the course dates based upon availability of group rooms at the time of the request.
To receive the discounted rate please follow the LINK. Rooms are limited; we encourage early booking.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
Harini Chakkera, M.D., Arizona
LaTonya Hickson M.D., Florida
Martin L. Mai, M.D., Florida
Vesna D. Garovic. M.D., Ph.D., Minnesota
Sundararaman Swaminathan, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Musab S. Hommos, M.B.B.S.
Pooja Budhiraja, M.D.
Senaida Behmen, MSN, APRN
Rebecca Corey, Pharm.D., R.Ph
Hatem Amer, M.D.
Ladan Zand, M.D.
Hani M. Wadei, M.D.
Ivan E. Porter, II, M.D.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 3.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 3.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 3.00 AOA Category 2-A credits.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 3.00 AAPA Category 1
- 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 3.00 ANCC
- 3.00 AOA Category 2-A
- 3.00 Attendance
The course brings together a diverse mix nephrologists, nephrology trainees, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, internists, primary care physicians, pharmacist and other allied health professionals who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders, and patients with a transplanted kidney or pancreas.
If you are interested in exhibiting at this course please email Karen Steele.
*If you registered for the general session, please use coupon code POC23J01196 to receive a $100 discount on your registration for the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Workshop.
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