Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

2020 SDMS Vascular Virtual Conference
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SDMS ​​Vascular Sonography Virtual Conference

Saturday​, ​​​August 15, 2020
10:00am - 2:30pm Central

Earn up to 4.25 SDMS CME Credits in one day!

Pricing:
$49 ​SDMS Members $119 SDMS Members 
$189 Non-Members$219 Non-Members
$29 SDMS Student Members $​59 ​Student Members

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, the SDMS has reduced the price
for all specialty specific SDMS Virtual Conferences in 2020.

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20 VC - Vascular - Traci Fox

Traci Fox, EdD, RT(R), RDMS, RVT
Associate Professor/Research Assistant
Department of Medical Imaging & Radiation Sciences/Department of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University

10:00am Central - Vascular Pearls and Pitfalls
1 VT SDMS CME Credit

Objectives:

  • Review current trends in vascular ultrasound.
  • Discuss stuff you may have forgotten about and need to review.
  • Myths, dinosaurs, and pet peeves.

20 VC - Vascular - Richard Dubin

Richard Dubin, AAS-DMS, RVT, RDMS
Senior Clinical Manager
Training and Quality Assurance – Noninvasive Vascular
Navix Diagnostix

10:50am Central - Duplex Sonography of Dialysis Access: Protocol, Criteria and Scanning Tips
0.75 VT SDMS CME Credit

 Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of the pathophysiology associated with dialysis access and special hemodynamic considerations relative to the physical and sonographic presentations thereof.
  • Acquire a basic understanding of the types of peripheral dialysis access, scanning approaches and critical thinking to guarantee a successful diagnostic exam.
  • Learn a standard applicable protocol and criteria for peripheral dialysis access duplex.

20 VC - Vascular - Joseph Hughes

Joseph Hughes, BSHA, RVT, RVS, RPhS, FSVU

Executive Director
TEC Services
Navix Diagnostix

12:00pm Central - Scope of Practice​: What We Can Say and Do
1 VT SDMS CME Credit

 Objectives:

  • Understand how the Scope of Practice applies to the sonographer.
  • Identify situations that will require ethical decision making.
  • List options for the best course of action when dealing with difficult situations.


12:50pm Central - Using the Appropriate Use Criteria
0.75 VT SDMS CME Credit

Objectives:

  • Review background information on appropriate use criteria.
  • Discuss the process for development.
  • How appropriate use criteria affects you, your employer, and the patient.

20 VC - Vascular - Amir Darki

Amir Darki, MD, MS, RPVI
Associate Professor/Co-Director/
Interventional Cardiologist
Medicine-Cardiology/Pulmonary Embolism Response Team
Loyola University Medical Center

1:40pm Central - Contemporary Management of Pulmonary Embolism: Role of Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT)
0.75 VT SDMS CME Credit

 Objectives:

  • Understand risk stratification and treatment algorithms in the management of VTE.
  • Understand oral anticoagulant strategies.
  • Understand the role of echocardiogram and vascular studies in the management of VTE.

Earn SDMS CME ​credits in one day without travel or post-tests.

 

Why Should You Attend A Virtual Conference?

  • 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.

2020 Virtual Conference Schedule

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SDMS ​Ergonomics Virtual Conference

Tuesday, ​November 10, 2020
6:30pm Central

Pricing:
Free for ​SDMS Members $119 SDMS Members 
$189 Non-Members$219 Non-Members

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, the SDMS has reduced the price
for all specialty specific SDMS Virtual Conferences in 2020.

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SDMS Fetal Echocardiography Conference

Saturday​, ​December 5, 2020
10am Central

Pricing:
$49 ​SDMS Members $119 SDMS Members 
$189 Non-Members$219 Non-Members
$29 SDMS Student Members $​59 ​Student Members

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, the SDMS has reduced the price
for all specialty specific SDMS Virtual Conferences in 2020.

Register Now


*Disclaimer: If you attended and claimed SDMS CME credit for any of the above sessions at the 2018 or 2019 SDMS Annual Conference, you are not eligible to receive credit for those sessions.

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 learning@sdms.org.