Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Program Description

Type of Program

The program is based at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, which boasts a nationally recognized four-year emergency medicine residency program. Our clinical sites offer unmatched emergency and subspecialty care, and one of the most diverse patient populations in the world.

Year Fellowship Started:

2008

Ultrasound Program Status

Division within Department of Emergency Medicine

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

Seven

Notable Faculty

Bret P.Nelson, MD, RDMS, FACEP
Danny Duque, MD, RDMS, FACEP
Jim Tsung, MD, MPH
Phillip Andrus, MD, RDMS
Megan Murphy, RDMS

Faculty Bios

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

  • Significant ‘one on one’ time with the fellowship director and faculty
  • Journal club with residents to discuss the latest literature
  • Review material for RDMS exam
  • Off-service experiences include the vascular laboratory, echocardiography suite, and general abdominal sonography, TEE simulator
  • Many teaching opportunities exist for the fellows, including:
    • Introductory ultrasound course for incoming interns
    • Annual CME conference for faculty
    • Resident lectures on ultrasound
    • Monthly ultrasound rotation for EM interns and medical students
    • Ultrasound and clinical correlates course for first-year medical students

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Yes

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

Not for credentialed faculty

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