Ultrasound Workshop, April11-12, 2015

Date: 04/11/2015 (Runs through 04/12/2015)
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location:LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, 1212 B
Type: Training

On April 11-12 2015, the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine will present the following course: 



Basic-intermediate canine abdominal ultrasound wetlab



 Learn basic equipment use while learning to scan the canine abdomen. 



The participant will become comfortable identifying major organs as well as small parts such as the lymph nodes and adrenal glands. 



Learn a systematic approach and how to document images with appropriate views of all organs. Instructor at every station. 


 Maximum capacity of 25 registrants. Cost is $1,000 per person.  



To register, please call Paula Jones, the Office of Continuing Education Coordinator, at 225-578-9825.


Saturday's Course Schedule:


8:00-8:30 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast


8:30-10:00 AM

Lecture: Basic US Physics & Patient Preperation


10:00-10:15 AM  



10:15-12:00 Noon

Lecture: Performing the Exam, Normal Anatomy


12:00-1:00 PM

Lunch (Provided)


1:00-3:00 PM

Lab: Abdominal Ultrasound- ID Major Organs


3:00-3:20 PM



3:20-5:00 PM

Lab: Abdominal Ultrasound- Continued




Sunday's Course Schedule:


8:00-10:00 AM

Lecture: Abnormal- Liver, Spleen, Urogenital


10:00-10:15 AM



10:15-12:00 Noon

Lecture: Abnormal- Adrenals, GI, Pancreas, etc.


12:00-1:00 PM

Lunch (Provided)


1:00-2:45 PM

Lab: Abdominal Ultrasound- Practice fine-tuning


2:45-3:00 PM



3:00-4:00 PM

Lab- Abdominal Ultrasound- Practice fine-tuning