Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

2021 SDMS Knowledge Series Sponsored by Canon Medical

The SDMS Knowledge Series sponsored by Canon Medical 
are online webinars led by sonography experts
on current topics of interest.

Expand your knowledge and earn SDMS CME credits.

SDMS Knowledge Series - How Do I Get Involved In Research

How Do I Get Involved in Research?
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Central

Earn up to 1 SDMS CME Credit

Pricing: Free for SDMS Members / $39 Non-members

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsor, Canon Medical, this webinar is free for SDMS members.

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This SDMS Knowledge Series will focus on how students, educators and sonographers can get involved in research in a variety of ways. The presenters will discuss the different types of research that are available and provide examples of how professionals in our field can be involved.


  • Describe the importance of building a strong diverse team of investigators.
  • Identify all the approval processes for moving a scientific project forward to execution.
  • Discuss the levels of scientific evidence and how to plan projects within each of those domains.
  • Review the importance of being able to move research from “bench to bedside”!
  • Summarize the importance of survey and educational research as a means to better describe a cohort of participants.

Meet Our Presenters:

Dr. Kevin Evans

Kevin D. Evans, PhD, RT(R) (M) (BD), RDMS, RVS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Professor, Division Director, Radiologic Sciences & Respiratory Therapy
Director, Laboratory for Investigatory Imaging
Member, OSU Council on Distance Education, Libraries, and Information Technology
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Nicole Stigall-Weikle

Nicole Stigall-Weikle, MS, RDMS, RVT
Associate Director, Laboratory for Investigatory Imaging
PhD Candidate - Graduate Research Associate
School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
College of Medicine

Cancellation & Refund Policy:

  • Notice of cancellation 48 or more hours prior to start of the virtual event: 100% refund
  • Notice of cancellation after 48 hours prior to start of the virtual event: 50% refund
  • Notice of cancellation after start of the virtual event: non-refundable

Note: All cancellations must be in writing and sent to