Program Resident Education
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Is there a dedicated US month?
Ultrasound is part of orientation for incoming interns, and all interns take a 16 hour Emergency Ultrasound course conforming to ACEP guidelines. Interns also do a two week rotation dedicated to emergency ultrasound, including didactics, scanning, and video review.
Is there an US elective?
Yes - frequently taken by upper-level residents in addition to the required rotation during internship
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
4, and others have gone on to teach ultrasound at residency programs.
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
Number of hours Image Review
Number of hours didactics