MSK and Vascular Ultrasound Workshops

These workshops are offered to sonographers or physicians who wish to upgrade their scanning skills in order to perform ultrasound examinations with more confidence and efficiency according to standard guidelines of sonography in Canada. Each event is approved for 7 CME by Sonography Canada (20133-188) for registered sonographers. The dates will be arranged based on your availability. Please contact support@digitalorientation.com to schedule a customized workshop at your office or on a desired date. You may register for one or all events:

Event: Sonographic Examination of the Rotator Cuff Tendons

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-10: Anatomy of the rotator cuff tendons (RCT)
10-11: Virtual 3D anatomy of the RCT and quiz (participant  must pass the quiz to qualify for the hands-on session)
11-12: Basic scanning skills and transducer handling
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com

Event: Duplex Examination of Carotid Arteries

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-09: Anatomy and hemodynamic of the carotid arteries
09-12: Standard protocol (patient position, transducer handling, imaging technique, Doppler settings, documentation)
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com

Event: Sonographic Examination of Carotid Arteries for CIMT

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-09: Anatomy of the Carotid Arterial Wall and Plaque Formation
09-12: Standard protocol (patient position, imaging and measuring technique, vascular age assessment by the ARIC charts and documentation)
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com

Event: Sonographic Assessment of the Abdominal Wall Hernias

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-10: Anatomy of the abdominal wall musculature including the inguinal canal
10-12: Standard protocol (patient position and imaging technique for inguinal, epigastric and umbilical hernias)
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com

Event: Sonographic Evaluation of the Lower Extremity Venous Insufficiency

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-10: Anatomy of the deep and superficial venous system in the lower extremities
10-12: Standard protocol (patient position, imaging technique and documentation)
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com

Event: Sonographic Assessment of the Lower and Upper Extremities for DVT

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-10: Anatomy of the deep veins in the lower and upper extremities
10-12: Standard protocol (patient position, imaging technique and documentation)
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com

Event: Sonographic Examination of Portal Venous System

Available Dates: All year round
Instructor: Hamid Tahmasebpour BSC, CRGS

Agenda:

08-10: Anatomy of the portal venous system, portal hypertension and its etiology
10-12: Standard protocol (imaging technique, Doppler settings, and documentation)
12-13: Lunch break
13-19: Hands-on ultrasound training session

Location: Vancouver, BC
Maximum participants: 4 for the event, maximum 2 on each ultrasound machines for the hands-on session
Total CME: 7 (4 for the morning and 3 for the hands-on afternoon session)
Cost: $525 (inclusive of taxes, coffee breaks and lunch)
Contact Info: hamid@digitalorientation.com


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