Ultrasound Committee

EMRA Ultrasound

Ultrasound Leaders

Chair

Ben Karfunkle, MD

UT Health Science Center Houston
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Chair-Elect

Akash Desai, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York
Contact Akash

Vice Chair

Jon Pickos

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Vice Chair

Courtney Cassella, MD

University of Pennsylvania - Ultrasound

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Chair

Ben Karfunkle, MD

UT Health Science Center Houston
Contact Ben

Chair-Elect

Akash Desai, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York
Contact Akash

Vice Chair

Jon Pickos

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Vice Chair

Courtney Cassella, MD

University of Pennsylvania - Ultrasound

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

We know that ultrasound is an integral part of your practice and that you deserve the training and resources that will enable you to utilize this powerful tool throughout your career. We also know that you face any number of challenges when it comes to ultrasound, from access to the equipment and training to skeptical faculty and work flow integration. We're here to help.

We will be advocating on behalf of you, EM residents, to make sure you have access to the best possible technology and training. We'll be providing you with valuable information about high-yield exams and novel applications of ultrasound to make you more efficient and we'll dig around for the best resources, digital and otherwise, to save you the time and frustration. This page will also keep you connected to the goings-on in world the EM Ultrasound, whether you're looking for resources and mentorship or considering fellowship.

Joining EMRA Committees is easy and FREE.

Just log into your EMRA account and select which one(s) you wish to join.

Once you join, you will receive an invitation to be part of the EMRA Committee Basecamp, which helps facilitate communication and collaboration.

Topic:  Ultrasound Fellowships

Jennifer Carnell, MD, FACEP
Director of Emergency Ultrasound at Baylor

Christine Butts, MD
Director of Emergency Ultrasound at LSU

Trent She, MD
Emergency Ultrasound Fellow at Mount Sinai St. Luke's

Turandot Saul, MD, FACEP
Director of Emergency Ultrasound at Mount Sinai St. Luke's

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Ultrasound Fellowships

July 1, 2019
In this episode, Dr. Miguel Reyes interviews Dr. Maxwell Thompson on the ins and outs of ultrasound fellowship.

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ACEP Ultrasound Section

As a resident, you get joint memberships in both EMRA and ACEP - so make sure you're aware and informed of what the ACEP Ultrasound Section is doing!

When you set up your EMRA/ACEP membership, you get (2) section memberships for free - one to YPS, and one of your choice. Why not make that choice Ultrasound?

Additional ACEP section fees are half off - only $20

Learn More

EMRA Fellowship Guide

Chapter 28  Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship

Ultrasound is a rapidly progressing and widely-accepted medical imaging modality that has revolutionized the field of medicine. It has become a popular diagnostic modality and the essence of emergency medicine. This fellowship specifically targets those who are interested in becoming experts in utilizing this modality.

Go to Chapter 28

Ultrasound Articles

Ultrasound Articles on EM Resident

Ultrasound Fellowships

Find Ultrasound Fellowships at the Society of Clinical Ultrasound Fellowships (SCUF)

Ultrasound Fellowship

Match Advice from ALiEM

Ultrasound by Numbers

Ben Weston
HQMedEd.com 6/26/2014
The post Ultrasound by Numbers appeared first on HQMedEd.com .

Ultrasound Guided Pericardiocentesis

Glenn Paetow
HQMedEd.com 11/3/2016
This week at STAB conference, Dr. Courtney Elm discusses the indications and technique for performing an ultrasound-guided pericardiocentesis.     Ultrasound Guided Pericardiocentesis from

Intro to Critical Care Ultrasound

MarylandCCProject
MarylandCCProject.org 9/5/2013
Dr. Haney Mallemat felt that specializing in emergency medicine, internal medicine AND critical care was too easy, and decided to become one of the leading experts in the use of ultrasound in the ICU

Bring Lung Ultrasound To YOUR ICU

mgallison
University of Maryland 2/25/2014
By now you’re probably used to checking your acutely ill patients heart and IVC with bedside ultrasound when they come into your ICU. But do you want to learn how to do more with point-of-care

Ultrasound Case 095

Dr James Rippey
Life in the Fast Lane • LITFL • Medical Blog 6/4/2019
Dr James Rippey Ultrasound Case 095 A 44 year old woman presents with calf pain after a long hike followed by a long flight. Her upper medial calf is particularly tender. You consider Baker's

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Clay Smith
Article a Day - JournalFeed 3/24/2018
Watch this video on MSK ultrasound techniques for the ED.
Welcome back to EMIGcast.   In this episode we sit down with Dr. Megan Mickley, a pediatric emergency medicine physician at OHSU and the Director of the Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound program, to

Hand held ultrasound compared with high end high cost devices

ketaminh
Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds 6/26/2019
twitter.com/afjem/status/1143771885437620225

FREE IBOOK ON ULTRASOUND! #THANKSFOAMED

ketaminh
Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds 12/8/2018
twitter.com/scufellowships/status/1054577523487473664

Prehospital ultrasound study

ketaminh
Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds 6/20/2018
twitter.com/sjtrem/status/1009357687476244481
In November 2011, Geoff Hayden (of Emergency Ultrasonography fame) sparked a dialogue with Ben Smith and me about de-identifying ultrasound clips. this led to a lot of hard work on Ben’s part and it

Prehospital ultrasound

ketaminh
Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds 6/12/2018
twitter.com/tamingthesru/status/1006626006818607105