2018 SCUF Conference

SCUF 2017 Schedule and Faculty

Friday April 7 (1 - 5 pm) – Saturday April 8 (8:30am - 5pm)
George Washington University's Milken Institute School of Public Health in Washington D.C.

Friday April 7, 2017 - SPH Auditorium
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1:00 PM 1:30 PM Registration, Beverages, Snacks
1:30 PM 1:45 PM Opening Remarks: SCUF President (Romolo Gaspari)
1:45 PM 2:00 PM Welcome to SCUF17 and SCUF16 Review & Highlights (Moderator: Keith Boniface, Panelists: Nova Panebianco, Matt Fields)
2:00 PM 2:45 PM System-Wide Implementation of POCUS (Moderator: Rob Stromy, Panelists: Teresa Liu, Alyssa Abo)
2:45 PM 3:35 PM Is 2017 the year for computerized match? (Moderator: Romolo Gaspari, Panelist: Pat Hunt)
3:35 PM 3:50 PM Break
3:50 PM 4:55 PM Keynote (Resa Lewiss)
4:55 PM 5:30 PM Break
5:30 PM 8:00 PM Happy Hour - Tonic at Quigley's Pharmacy, 21st and G St NW
Saturday April 8, 2017 - SPH Auditorium
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8:00 AM 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM 9:30 AM Must Know Literature for Ultrasound Fellows (Moderator: Hamid Shokoohi, Panelists: John Kendall, Daniel Theodoro, David Blehar)
9:30 AM 10:30 AM PEM US and Fellowship Training (Moderator: Alyssa Abo, Panelists: Adam Sivitz, Kiyetta Alade, Jennifer Marin, Lorraine Ngo, Chrisse Kwan [telecon])
10:30 AM 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM 11:30 AM Critical Care Ultrasound Training (Moderator: Bret Nelson, Panelists: Mike Blaivas, Cameron Baston, Alfred Cheng)
11:35 AM 12:20 PM Fellow Competency Assessment (Moderator: Chris Raio, Panelist: Sara Damewood)
12:20 PM 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM 1:45 PM How do you teach? Fellowship education methods (Moderator: Andrew Litepolo, Panelists: Srikar Adhikari, Cory Wittrock)
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Accreditation and Certification Update & Discussion (Moderator: Romolo Gaspari, Panelists: Resa Lewiss, Matt Fields, Pat Hunt)
3:00 PM 3:10 PM Break
3:10 PM 3:55 PM Better than cloning - technology to improve education (Moderator: Jason Nomura, Panelists: Ben Smith, Arun Nagdev)
4:00 PM 4:45 PM How to Support an Ultrasound Program - Politically and Financially (Moderator: Kerri Layman, Panelists: John Bailitz, Teresa Liu)
4:45 PM 4:50 PM Incoming SCUF President
4:50 PM 5:00 PM Closing
Saturday April 8, 2017 - SPH Classroom 101 - Fellow Breakout Session
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9:30 AM 10:30 AM Resuscitation TEE - lecture and hands-on with Heartworks simulator (Mike Blaivas)
10:30 AM 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM 11:15 AM Education methology - how to teach ultrasound to just about anyone (Moderator: Kat Calabrese, Panelists: Cory Wittrock)
11:15 AM 11:45 AM Billing, Credentialing, other admin topics of suddent interest in April (Moderator: Kerri Layman, Panelists: Joanna Cohen)
11:50 AM 12:20 PM Nerve Blocks (Arun Nagdev)