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EM Courses November 2015

Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Refresher

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10th November 2015
(2 Day Course)

Registrations close: 3/11/2015

The course is held in Melbourne, Victoria

Are you an ED physician wanting to refine your ultrasound skills further? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously and want to take your abilities to the next level?
Then this is the course for you.

This two day course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in the ED.

Led at every step by skilled sonographers and physicians you will come away equipped with a set of new skills ready to apply in the real world.

This practical and focused course builds on experience from other courses and will extend your skills with over 10 hours of scanning over two days. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate proficiency in performing and interpreting emergency ultrasound scans – including:

eFAST
AAA
Vascular access (through experience gained on ultrasound phantoms)
Transabdominal assessment in the 1st trimester

Our emergency ultrasound training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:

State of the art training facility with modern ultrasound equipment
Small class sizes
A focus on practical skills acquisition with over 10 hours of scanning time
The utilisation of real patient models supplemented by ultrasound phantoms

Overall our focus is on learning through doing in a fun and relaxed collegiate environment.

For further information please click here


Emergency Ultrasound for Rural and Remote Medicine

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27th November 2015
(3 Day Course)

Registrations close: 2011/2015

The course is held in Melbourne, Victoria

Are you a rural and remote physician wanting to gain practical proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously but found it lacking in relevance? Are you struggling to use your machine?

Then this is the course for you.

This three day course scheduled over a weekend for your convenience will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in a rural and remote setting.

Led at every step by skilled sonographers and physicians you will come away equipped with a set of new skills ready to apply in the real world.

This practical and focused course builds your skills in a practical, step-by-step manner with over 14 hours of scanning.

This course will provide you with the skills to:

demonstrate practical proficiency in B mode and colour image optimisation in order to enable appropriate diagnosis
demonstrate basic practical proficiency in performing and interpreting:
eFAST
AAA
gallbladder and biliary tree
transabdominal assessment in the 1st trimester
vascular access
outline the principles of assessment of first trimester bleeding including differentiation of pregnancies of unknown location and miscarriage
document and present complete and accurate sonographic findings for recording in the patient's record to facilitate appropriate diagnosis and clinical management

Our emergency ultrasound training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:

State of the art training facility with modern ultrasound equipment
Small class sizes
A focus on practical skills acquisition with over 14 hours of scanning time
The utilisation of real patient models supplemented by ultrasound phantoms

Overall our focus is on learning through doing in a fun and relaxed collegiate environment.

For further information please click here


EM Courses November 2014

X-Ray - Combined Chest & Emergency Interpretation


18th - 10th November 2014

This course is to be held in Noosa, QLD, Australia

A comprehensive review of the fundamental principles of chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation.

Despite the technological advancements in medical imaging, the chest X-Ray remains the most frequently requested radiological investigation, and one of, if not the most difficult to interpret correctly. Our 'Combined Chest X-Ray and Emergency X-Ray Interpretation' course provides a comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation. Interactive multimedia small live group sessions are undertaken between lectures. The goal of the course is to provide practitioners with the confidence to recognise a normal chest X-Ray, common patterns of disease and to recognise radiographic patterns of trauma and injury commonly encountered for each body area. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or download a course brochure here.


Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Refresher

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10th - 11th November 2014

This course will be held at Ultrasound Training Solutions Melbourne, Vic

Are you an ED physician wanting to learn ultrasound skills from experts in your field? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously but found it lacking in relevance? Are you struggling to use your machine? Then this is the course for you.

This five day course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in the ED. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate proficiency in performing and interpreting emergency ultrasound scans – including AAA, cardiac, vascular access and FAST.

Our training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:
• Course development and delivery overseen by consultant emergency physicians
• Small class sizes maintaining a 4:1 student:trainer ratio
• A focus on practical skills acquisition with real patient models

**ASEM Members will receive $100 discount at time of booking**

For more information and accreditation details go to:
www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au

Contact: Suean Pascoe, Director
Ph: +61 4 2200 0750;
email: $Q$jogp@vmusbtpvoeusbjojoh.dpn.bv


Advanced Wilderness Life Support Course

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12th - 15th November 2014

This course is to be held at Best Western Zion Park Inn, Zion National Park, Utah

Experience the wonders of Zion National park by hiking amongst its towering sandstone cliffs or embarking on a canyoneering adventure through its narrow slot canyons. The history, geology and natural diversity of this unique environment will inspire all who visit. The Zion Park area provides an ideal location for an Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification conference. AdventureMed brings you a four day AWLS® conference "to learn the skills to prevent medical problems, reduce suffering and save lives in non-traditional medical settings."

Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medical skills
for patient assessment, stabilization and evacuation.

Practice your skills in live scenarios.

Work with our expert faculty.

Earn your AWLS certification.

Obtain up to 21.5 hours of CME or Fellowship credits
from the Wilderness Medical Society*

The AWLS® program focuses on treatment of the most common injuries and illnesses encountered making the AWLS® certification the standard in the medical industry for wilderness medicine. The course offers intensive practical skills.

*The Wilderness Medical Society designates this educational activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For further information please click here


Echo in Life Support

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12th November 2014

This course will be held at Ultrasound Training Solutions Melbourne, Vic

Are you a physician wanting to gain practical proficiency in performing and interpreting cardiac ultrasound scans? Are you seeking to utilise cardiac ultrasound in an arrest scenario? Then this is the course for you.

This specialised one day course will give you practical proficiency in attaining basic echocardiography views, with plenty of opportunity to apply these skills through our peri-arrest simulation exercises.

Our training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:
• Course development and delivery overseen by consultant emergency physicians
• Small class sizes maintaining a 3:1 student:trainer ratio
• A focus on practical skills acquisition with real patient models

**ASEM Members will receive $100 discount at time of booking**

For more information and accreditation details go to:
www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au

Contact: Suean Pascoe, Director
Ph: +61 4 2200 0750;
email: $Q$jogp@vmusbtpvoeusbjojoh.dpn.bv


The Difficult Airway Course Emergency

14th - 16th November 2014

This course is to be held in San Diego, California, USA

Thousands of physicians world-wide come to our course for intensive training in difficult airway management. Highlights include:

Instruction by a world-class faculty.
Simple, effective airway algorithms that allow for an orderly, reproducible approach to any emergency airway.
Small group, hands-on sessions exclusively focusing on difficult and failed airways, emphasizing rescue strategies and devices.
Code AirwayTM stations: Challenging medical simulations to reinforce decision-making and skills.
Focused sessions on Pediatric Airways, Trauma, Medical Emergencies, Difficult and Failed Airways.
Detailed instruction in a variety of challenging patient scenarios:
elevated ICP
pulmonary edema
cardiogenic shock
status asthmaticus
foreign body in the airway
direct airway trauma
multiple trauma with shock
and many more.
Dynamic and interactive learning environment.

Hands-on Training in Crucial Airway Techniques

Percutaneous and surgical cricothyrotomy
Video laryngoscopy
Fiberoptic stylets and guides
Optically enhanced laryngoscopy
Extraglottic devices
Awake intubation
Flexible endoscopic intubation
Pediatric airway skills
Techniques for the obese patient
and more!

For further information regarding this course please click here


Emergency Ultrasound for Rural and Remote Medicine

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14th - 16th November 2014

**ASEM Members will receive $100 discount at time of booking**

This course is to be held at Ultrasound Training Solutions, Melbourne, Victoria.

Are you a rural and remote physician wanting to gain practical proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously but found it lacking in relevance? Are you struggling to use your machine? Then this is the course for you.

This three day course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in a rural and remote environment. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans – including AAA, vascular access, FAST, pelvic, and first trimester pregnancy assessment.

Our training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:
• Course development and delivery overseen by consultant rural and remote physicians
• Small class sizes maintaining a 4:1 student:trainer ratio
• A focus on practical skills acquisition with real patient models

For more information and accreditation details go to:
http://www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au/courses/event/emergency-ultrasound-for-rural-and-remote-medicine-eurm141114

Contact: Contact: Suean Pascoe, Director
Ph: +61 4 2200 0750; email: $Q$jogp@vmusbtpvoeusbjojoh.dpn.bv
For more information please visit www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au



Acute Medical & Surgical CT Interpretation


15th - 16th November 2014

This course is to be held at Lightbox Radiology Education, Noosa, QLD, Australia

The perfect introduction to computed tomography in the acute clinical setting.

Designed in a systematic learning format, the course covers acquisition, normal variations, patterns of disease & pitfalls in CT imaging of the head, chest, abdomen, pelvis, cervical & thoracolumbar spine. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where participants review CT cases on PACS alone or in pairs to reinforce fundamental learning objectives. Our goal is to provide practitioners with the knowledge and confidence to interpret CT findings in commonly encountered acute clinical settings. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or to download a course brochure please click here


iHeartScan Workshop


15th - 16th November 2014

The workshop will take place in Melbourne, Victoria

Workshops are designed for Anaesthetists, Intensive Care, Emergency Department Physicians and Surgeons who wish to learn how to use Point of Care (POC) transthoracic and ultrasound guidance techniques.

For further information please click here


Advanced Life Support Level 2


15th - 16th November 2014

This course is to be held in Perth, WA, Australia

The ALS course is an intensive 2-day course providing a standardised approach to resuscitation in adults. It has been designed for individuals from critical care areas who would be expected to provide advanced life support in an in-hospital or pre-hospital situation. A multidisciplinary team will always attend resuscitation situations so the multidisciplinary nature of the course encourages development of team dynamics in an emergency.

For further information please click here


Advanced Wilderness Life Support Course

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21st - 23rd November 2014

This course is to be held at Big Sur Grange Hall, Big Sur, California

Located on the magnificent Central California Coast high above the Pacific Ocean, Big Sur is a quaint and sparsely populated area where the Santa Lucia Mountains rise abruptly from the sea. The Big Sur Grange Hall offers a breathtaking setting for this Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification course:

Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medical skills
for patient assessment, stabilization and evacuation.

Practice your skills in live scenarios.

Work with our expert faculty.

Earn your AWLS certification.

Select the optional advanced practical scenarios and participate in an additional 4 hours of hands on live scenarios.

Obtain up to 20.5 hours of CME or Fellowship credits
from the Wilderness Medical Society*

The AWLS® program focuses on treatment of the most common injuries and illnesses encountered making the AWLS® certification the standard in the medical industry for wilderness medicine. The course offers intensive practical skills.

*The Wilderness Medical Society designates this educational activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through joint sponsorship of the Wilderness Medical Society and AdventureMed. The Wilderness Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

For further information please click here


Introductory Ultrasound for General Medicine

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26th - 28th November 2014

The course is to be held at Ultrasound Training Solutions, Melbourne, Vic

Are you a general physician wanting to gain practical proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously but found it lacking in relevance? Are you struggling to use your machine? Then this is the course for you.

This newly revised course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in your daily practice. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate basic proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans – including abdominal, vascular and basic cardiac – as well as in a range of procedural applications.

Our training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:
• Course development and delivery overseen by consultant emergency physicians
• Small class sizes maintaining a 4:1 student:trainer ratio
• A focus on practical skills acquisition with real patient models

For more information and accreditation details go to:
www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au/courses/event/introductory-ultrasound-for-general-medicine-gm3d141126

**ASEM Members will receive $100 discount at time of booking**

For more information and accreditation details go to: www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au

Contact: Suean Pascoe, Director
Ph: +61 4 2200 0750;
email: $Q$jogp@vmusbtpvoeusbjojoh.dpn.bv


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