This course will introduce the user to the a number of way to use ultrasound to evaluate the musculoskeltal system. Led by Dr. Rob Ferre of Vanderbilt University, the course will cover the normal and pathological anatomy of the upper and lower extremities. We will also cover the use of ultrasound for musculoskeletal procedures, including injections and aspirations. Then the students will get to practice scanning on live models and procedures on our phantoms.
The course will be located at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center which is located at 1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201. There are several hotels close to the convention center. The Hampton Inn Columbia or 803-231-2000), The Hilton Columbia Center (http://www.hiltoncolumbia.com or 803-744-2800) and The Hyatt Place Downtown https://columbiadowntown.place.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html?corp_id=G-3RUL.
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course
Resident/Fellow (Verification Required)
Physician Assistant (Verification Required)
Nurse Practictioner (Verification Required)
Student / Nurse (Verification Required)