event logo
November 20, 2020

Prenatal Ultrasonography-Residents/Non-physicians

Virtual/Online • None MadisonWI  53705-2750 Organized by UW Health
This event has ended.

About this event


This class is closed to further registration.

Sign up for this session if you are a resident, registered nurse, nurse practitioner, or midwife. If you are a practicing physician please sign up for the Practicing Physicians course.
Price for Residents and Non-Physicians: $300
A virtual workshop presented by the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine's Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Learning Objectives:
  • Understand the basic physics of ultrasonography
  • Understand standard terminology used to describe fetal and maternal orientation
  • Understand how to calculate the estimated gestational age (EGA) and estimated date of confinement (EDC)
  • Know the structures which would be examined during an anatomical survey
  • Understand practice management/billing issues relevant to OB ultrasound
  • Review and discuss some of the ethical issues raised by OB ultrasound
  • Consider approaches to overcoming inter-specialty conflicts
  • Obtain a list of resources for future study
  • Understand how to purchase an OB ultrasound machine and the benefits and disadvantages of purchasing a new vs. old machine
  • Prepare for phase of supervised scanning after course completion
  • Review basic techniques to teach OB ultrasound to residents and others once competency is achieved
Registrants will receive and are expected to review an interactive ultrasound flash drive and other course materials prior to the workshop. The course will include a series of lectures and case discussions, each followed by and interactive question and answer session.
Participants will need to arrange for their own supervised scanning after completing this course. Options for doing this will be discussed at the course.
Please email Suzanne Mcguire with questions.


November 20, 2020

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Add to calendar

Age and Gender




None MadisonWI  53705-2750

View Map

Show More Show Less


More events from this organizer