Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

SDMS Virtual Seminars

Why Should You Attend A Virtual ​Seminar?

  • Earn SDMS CME Credits in One Day -  Maximize your learning experience with sessions taught by sonography experts. No post-test required.
  • Save Money & Time - No travel or hotel accommodations​ needed.
  • Accessible from Anywhere - Attend sessions and chat with attendees and speakers from the comfort of your own home or office.

SDMS Cardiovascular Virtual Seminar

Saturday, August 14, 2021
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM Central (C​DT)

Earn Up to 3 SDMS CME Credits

$49 SDMS ​Members
$29 Student Members
$119 Non-Members

Registration Required

Meet Our Presenters:

Krysti Reece
Krysti Reece, MS, RDMS, RVT, RT(R)

DMS Program Coordinator and Vascular Area Concentration Coordinator
Triton College

Abdominal Doppler Imaging: Evaluating the Flow (0.75 VT SDMS CME Credit)


  • Participants will be able to describe normal waveform patterns in abdominal vascular analysis.
  • Participants will be able to explain waveform pattern changes that occur with common pathology of the abdomen.
  • Participants will be able to apply knowledge to identify common pathology in case presentation.

Amir Darki
Amir Darki, MD, MS, RPVI

Associate Professor/Co-Director/Interventional Cardiologist
Medicine-Cardiology/Pulmonary Embolism Response Team
Loyola University Medical Center

Importance of DMS in the Management of Pulmonary Embolism (0.75 VT SDMS CME Credit)


  • Understand the clinical significance of venous thromboembolism.
  • Describe why patients deteriorate with acute pulmonary embolism.
  • Explain echocardiographic signs of acute pulmonary embolism.

Josh Gilles
Josh Gilles, BS, ACS, RDCS, RCCS, FASE

Clinical Application Specialist

Hemodynamics and Cath Correlation (0.75 AE SDMS CME Credit)


  • Understand how echocardiography is utilized to calculate hemodynamic data.
  • Understand how to accurately obtain hemodynamic data will performing a echocardiogram.
  • Understand how hemodynamic data obtained during an echocardiogram can be compared to cardiac Cath data.

Utilizing Longitudinal Strain in Athletes (0.75 AE SDMS CME Credit)

  • Understanding what athlete's heart echocardiographic findings comprise of.
  • Understanding what Longitudinal strain is and how to utilize it.
  • Understanding how to use the strain data to differentiate cardiomyopathy vs athlete's heart.

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*Disclaimer: If you previously attended and claimed SDMS CME credit for any of the above sessions, you are not eligible to receive credit for those sessions. If you are not sure if credit was claimed, please contact the Learning Department at

Cancellation without Access to Post Recordings:

  • 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