Course Schedule

Thursday, March 15, 2013
7:45am-5pm Mount Sinai School of Medicine

1468 Madison Avenue (at 100th Street)

Hatch Auditorium


7:45-8:00am Registration (Hatch Auditorium)


8:00-8:45am Physics and Instrumentation

Bret P. Nelson, MD, RDMS

Machine use, image optimization


8:45-9:30am Airway and Breathing

Jim Tsung, MD, MPH

Ultrasound for intubation, pneumothorax detection, pulmonary edema


9:30am 9:45am Break


9:45-10:30am Circulation

Jennifer Huang, DO, RDMS

Focused cardiac assessment, hypotension evaluation


10:30-11:30am Disability (Trauma Ultrasound)

Phil Andrus MD, RDMS

Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (FAST)

Assessment of elevated intracranial pressure


11:30- 12:15pm Ultrasound for Procedures

Daniel Lakoff, MD

Central and peripheral venous access

Thoracentesis, paracentesis, and others


12:15-1pm Lunch (provided)


1-5pm Hands-on Session

All Faculty

Multiple stations with live models and task simulators