University of Wisconsin, BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine

Program Description

Type of Program

The BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Wisconsin sits in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin. We host a three year Emergency Medicine residency program.

Year Fellowship Started:

2015

Ultrasound Program Status

The US fellowship is part of the Ultrasound Section within the Department of Emergency Medicine.

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

5

Notable Faculty

Dr. Sara Damewood
http://www.emed.wisc.edu/content/sara-damewood-md
Jamie Hess:
http://www.emed.wisc.edu/content/jamie-hess-md
Dr. Dana Resop:
http://www.emed.wisc.edu/dana-resop-md
Dr. Jessica Schmidt
http://www.emed.wisc.edu/jessica-schmidt-md-mph

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

The fellowship curriculum kicks off with an intense month of 1:1 scanning sessions with ultrasound faculty and independent scanning, so to prepare the fellow to teach students, residents, and faculty through the year.
The Philips Sparq ultrasound machine is preferentially for US fellow use.
The fellow is regularly involved in quality assurance and image review.
We have cutting edge ultrasound simulators including Heartworks and SonoSim as tools for fellow ultrasound education.

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Yes

Do you require follow up imaging for patients who get ultrasounds?

No

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