Introduction to OB/GYN Ultrasound

  • Extensive Training with OB/GYN Ultrasound Experts
  • Increase Your Diagnostic and Interpretation Skills
  • Topics Covered Based on AIUM and ACOG Guidelines
  • Daily Hands on Scanning Sessions with Live Models
  • Interactive Case Presentations with Audience Response System
  • Quickly Implement Skills into Clinical Practice
  • Qualifies for GCUS BOGO spring event. see pricing section.

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Location: St. Pete Beach, FL 

Pricing

Advanced Registration:
$1,935.00


Regular Registration:
$2,035.00


Late Registration:
$2,135.00


* See Pricing section for details

CREDITS

20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
20 hour(s) of ACEP Category 1 Credit
19.5  ASRT Category A Credit(s)

Code: OE-171


Participants :

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Topics & Objectives

    Topics

  • Imaging Fundamentals
  • GYN Anatomy
  • Scan Protocol (TAS & TV)
  • GYN pathology / Case Studies
  • First Trimester Ultrasound & Case Studies
  • Fetal Survey, Biometry and BPP
  • Placenta & Multiple Gestation
  • Fetal Abnormalities


Objectives

  1. Increase the participants’ knowledge to better perform and/or interpret gynecology and obstetrical ultrasound examinations.
  2. Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produc diagnostic images
  3. Demonstrate routine scan protocols for performing transabdominal & endovaginal GYN scanning, and 1st trimester obstetric applications.
  4. State the normal and abnormal imaging characteristics of the ovaries and uterus and differentiate commonly seen pathology.
  5. List the indications and ultrasound findings for suspicion of an ectopic pregnancy.
  6. Identify normal fetal anatomy and perform biophysical profile.
  7. Apply appropriate measurement techniques to assess fetal dates and appropriate fetal development.
  8. Recognize commonly seen fetal abnormalities and their corresponding ultrasound imaging characteristics.
  9. Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.

* Pricing
Each course registration includes: a digital course notebook (lifetime access to any device, full color presentations, and the ability to take notes/make annotations within the e-book that will sync across devices.) Daily continental breakfast and afternoon snack will also be provided.

A printed version of the notebook can be purchased at an additional fee of $85. Please place your order by calling (727)363-4500 at least 1 week prior to the start of the course to ensure that it is available for you at the start of the course.

The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 21 days in advance of the course.
The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-21 days in advance of the course.
The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.


Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute's BOGO Spring Event. Limited time offer. Buy one live course in April, May and June and get the Online Course absolutely FREE. Offer good through April 28th, 2017.

Target Audience
Sonographers, physicians, physician assistants, nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, and other medical professionals involved in performing OB-GYN ultrasound examinations. Participants may include (but are not limited to) those involved with: OB-GYN, family practice, endocrinologists, internal medicine, and emergency medicine.
Course Instructors
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Jane J.K. Burns, AS, RT, RDMS
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Salvatore LaRusso M.Ed. RDMS, FAIUM, RT(R)
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Brian Schenker, MBA, RDMS, RVT
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Ahmed M. Al-Malt, MD
Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Faculty Disclosure
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.

Content Validation
All presentations for this CME activity were reviewed and approved by members of the GUI CME Review Committee to determine content validity and to ensure that no conflicts of interest exist prior to the activity commencement or material compilation.

Disclosure of Individuals in Control of Content
In addition to the faculty listed the following individuals are recognized by GUI as being in control of content of this program:

James Mateer, MD, RDMS (Medical Director-planner, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Medical Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS(Member of Advisory Board, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice Chair of Ultrasound Education
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director/planner and reviewer, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
President, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Brian Schenker, MBA, RDMS, RVT
Program Coordinator, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

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Continuing Education Credits
The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 20 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.

Approved by the ASRT for 19.5 Category A continuing education credit. Note: ASRT credits are accepted by the ARRT as Category A credits.

This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.
Lodging & Travel

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Lodging and Travel

Recommended Lodging

The following accommodations are suggested by Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for their convenient locations and reputable service.

Special discounted room rates are available at most of the beach-front properties when booked through us. Call us at 1.800.619.1900 or 727.363.4500 to make reservations.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FL Sirata Beach Resort
Sirata Beach Resort

(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Pink marker on map)
5300 Gulf Blvd.
380 newly decorated guestrooms and executive suites, all with coffee maker and mini refrigerator, pay movies, CD alarm clock radios, safes, daily newspaper, Wireless Internet access and complimentary fitness center. 13-tropical acres with 3 pools, whirlpools, two restaurants, two beach bars, lobby bar, concierge, business center, beach cabanas, water sports and miles of white sand beach.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FL The Guy Harvey Outpost a Tradewinds Beach Resort
Guy Harvey Outpost
(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Black marker on map)
6000 Gulf Blvd.
159 newly renovated rooms & suites all with refrig/wetbar, coffeemaker. High speed internet, 2 heated pools, fitness center, patio restaurant and beach bar. Transportation suggested. [Check out The Tradewinds Beach Cam on Bay News 9]

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FL TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort
TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort

(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Cyan marker on map)
5500 Gulf Blvd.
585 rooms & suites, all with refrig/wetbar, microwave, coffeemaker. Full service resort with high speed internet, 4 heated pools, tennis, fitness center, salon, watersports, kids programs, tropical waterways with paddleboats. Full array of fine & casual dining, beach bars, lounges.
[Check out the Tradwinds beach cam on bay 9]

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FL Plaza Beach Hotel - Beachfront Resort
Plaza Beach Hotel

(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Green marker on map)
4506 Gulf Blvd.
Across the street from GUI. This 39 room boutique resort is directly on the beach. It is family owned and operated. Amenities include: All rooms have full kitchens, Large Heated Pool, High Speed Internet, Free WiFi, Mini-Golf. Clean and Quiet. Lower rates.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FLBay View Waterfront Resort
Bay View Waterfront Resort
(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
4321 Gulf Blvd.
Small, family-owned boutique resort is in walking distance to GUI. This property is on the bayside waterway, not the beach. Full Kitchens, Private Balconies Available, Fishing Pier. Clean and Quiet. Can use all amenities of Plaza Beach Resort. Low rates.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FLBay Palms Waterfront Resort
Bay Palms Waterfront Resort
(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Blue marker on map)
4237 Gulf Blvd.
Waterfront * Heated Pool * 1200sq ft Waterfront Pier * Full Kitchens * Suites * Great Fishing * Watch Manatees and Dolphins * Beach Access just across the street * Great Rates * Full Use of Bayview Plaza and Plaza Beach Resort. Low rates.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FLThe Kimpton Hotel Zamora
The Kimpton Hotel Zamora
(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Purple marker on map)
3701 Gulf Blvd.
The first new boutique hotel to be built in St. Pete Beach in decades, The Kimpton Hotel Zamora is a white-washed Mediterranean palace that though breathtakingly modern feels anchored in a bygone era. Inspired by the architecture of its namesake Spanish province, the hotel's striking Romanesque façade is the framework for expansive luxury suites with balconies overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway and Gulf of Mexico, stylish dining and the laid-back leisure of Florida's fashionable Tampa Bay.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FLDon CeSar Beach House
Don CeSar Beach House
(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
3860 Gulf Blvd.
70 new luxury 1 BR suites, all beach views. Full kitchen, refrig., microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer. Large heated pool, gas BBQ, snack bar/game room, small beach bar. (No restaurant) 3 night minimum.

Resorts in St Pete Beach, FL Don CeSar Resort Hotel
Don CeSar Beach House
(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)
(Pink marker on map)
3400 Gulf Blvd.
277 rooms (std, junior, 1, and 2 bedroom suites available). 1920s elegant Spanish style landmark hotel. Full service resort incl. pool, tennis, watersports, 2 restaurants, bistro/nightclub, beach bar, 24-hour room service. Transportation suggested.

Additional Lodging:

There are also a number of other nice, smaller independent beachfront motel properties in the immediate area. Please contact Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for further information.

Visit the Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce for more information.


Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is located on the beautiful gulf coast of Florida.

Meetings:

For your convenience, we can directly book your hotel or condominium lodging for you.

Special discounted room rates are available at most of the beach-front properties when booked through us. Although there are a number of other hotels in the area, we have personally inspected these sites and can recommend them. Please call us for advance availability and rates. Since we are located in a resort area, demand for rooms can be high during certain times of the year.

Please call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute to arrange your lodging, US toll free 1.800.619.1900. Outside the US, call 727.363.4500.

Airports

If you are flying in, we suggest making your airline destination to Tampa International Airport or St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport.

Coast-to-Coast... We're growing to serve YOU!

Due to the constant requests we receive to present our programs at additional locations around the country, we are excited to now offer customized ultrasound courses at your facility to fit your specific educational needs. We can also offer them at other quality strategic and resort-oriented locations as well. Call us or write us to inquire.

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