Lead Instructor ...
Nathan Nelson, DVM, MS, DACVR
North Carolina State University
Participants will be provided reading material that should be reviewed prior to the course to ensure maximal time for instruction. The student to instructor ratio will be 4:1 with 4 hours per day spent in hands-on laboratory and 4 hours per day focusing on advanced topic of disease presentation, case based examples, Doppler imaging and specific time spent on difficult lesions such as pancreatic and intestinal diseases. The course will be based on 2 hours of lecture in the morning followed by 2 hours of laboratory, lunch, 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of laboratory. All laboratories will use live dogs and cats that have been sedated with protocols approved by an Animal Care and Use committee.
The advanced ultrasound course is designed for practitioners comfortable with routine ultrasound examinations and are currently performing one to two ultrasounds per week.
The purpose of this 3-day laboratory series is to provide in-depth knowledge and adequate time to expand the sonographers skill set.
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All the tools you need to succeed, all in one extraordinary learning environment. Oquendo Center is devoted to practical, clinical and knowledge based learning. Distinctively designed for medical professionals to share, collaborate, teach and learn, this cutting-edge center is fully equipped with the most advanced equipment for hands-on training. A sought-out destination for forward thinking education and innovation, Oquendo Center is a premier environment for professional learning, optimized to advance the field of medicine.
Public transportation in Las Vegas is limited. If you are staying somewhere other than our preferred partner, Courtyard by Marriott - Green Valley, you will need to arrange for your transportation to and from the Oquendo Center. If you are renting a car, Mandalay Bay, Luxor and several other hotels on the strip may charge for parking. Other transportation options for getting around are taxi service, Uber and Lyft.
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“Thank you- the way you break it up between lecture and lab is helpful for maintaining focus and being available to absorb new info”
“Great courses, great venue and great instructors and staff!”
Intensive Abdominal Ultrasound Participant