Ultrasound Committee

EMRA Ultrasound

Ultrasound Leaders

Chair

Akash Desai, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Sam Southgate, MD

HealthPartners Institute
Regions Hospital

Vice Chair

Eric Lieu, MD

Christiana Care Health Services

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas

Vice Chair

Katie VanNatta, DO

Midwestern University - CCOM

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Vice Speaker of the Council

Tracy Marko, MD, PhD, MS

Health Partners Institute, Regions Hospital
Contact Tracy

Chair

Akash Desai, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Sam Southgate, MD

HealthPartners Institute
Regions Hospital

Vice Chair

Eric Lieu, MD

Christiana Care Health Services

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas

Vice Chair

Katie VanNatta, DO

Midwestern University - CCOM

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Alyssa

Vice Speaker of the Council

Tracy Marko, MD, PhD, MS

Health Partners Institute, Regions Hospital
Contact Tracy

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.

Ultrasound for COVID-19

The Ultrasound Committee hosts a free webinar to discuss sonographic signs of COVID-19 and infection control and prevention.

Akash Desai MD
Resident, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
EMRA Ultrasound Committee Chair

Michael D. Zwank, MD
Ultrasound Fellowship Director
Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN

Gabriela Lopes, MD
Ultrasound Fellow
Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME

Lauren McCafferty, MD
Ultrasound Fellow
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, OH

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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 .

Quick-Hit Ultrasound Probe: Water Bath for Distal Extremity Ultrasound

Samantha LeDonne
emDOCs.net – Emergency Medicine Education 8/24/2017
Point-of-care ultrasound is becoming an increasingly more common part of the emergency department evaluation. In this post, we explore the benefits of using water in place of ultrasound gel to

Ultrasound assisted lumbar puncture in children

Laura Rochford
PEM Blog 4/19/2017
Did you know that ultrasound can help you perform a lumbar puncture?

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

SGEM#94: You Better Think Ultrasound for Acute Abdominal Aneurysm

admin
The Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine 11/9/2014
Date: October 28th, 2014 Guest Skeptics: Dr. Matt Dawson. Director of Point of Care Ultrasound at the University of Kentucky. Co-creator of Ultrasound Podcast, Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound

Lung Ultrasound in COVID-19

Dr James Rippey
Life in the Fast Lane • LITFL • Medical Blog 3/27/2020
Dr James Rippey Lung Ultrasound in COVID-19 Medical Education video on performing and interpreting lung ultrasound in suspected SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) patients

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
Welcome to another ultrasound-based case, part of the “Ultrasound For The Win!” (#US4TW) Case Series. In this case series, we focus on a real clinical case where point-of-care ultrasound changed the

US Probe: Ultrasound for Diagnosis of Pneumoperitoneum

Brian Sumner
emDOCs.net – Emergency Medicine Education 9/24/2019
Can you use ultrasound to diagnose pneumoperitoneum? This US Probe post gives you what you need for your bedside ultrasound examination. The post US Probe: Ultrasound for Diagnosis of

Murthi – Lung Ultrasound in the ICU: Focus on COVID-19

Sami Safadi
University of Maryland 5/15/2020
Dr. Sarah B. Murthi, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and director of the the critical care ultrasound program presents the weekly multi

Cardiovascular Ultrasound Quiz 1

Blair Woodbury
HQMedEd.com 3/11/2014
The post Cardiovascular Ultrasound Quiz 1 appeared first on HQMedEd.com .

Kim – Ultrasound Curriculum Episode 1

Sami Safadi
University of Maryland 3/11/2020
Uploaded by Sami Safadi, MD