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Point of Care Ultrasound: Foundational Skills for Internists

February 12-13, 2021 | Orlando, FL Register Now

Ultrasound Course

Get advanced hands-on, point-of-care ultrasound training while earning CME credit and MOC points.

Expert Faculty, Increase Your Assessment Skills

Internationally acclaimed faculty will provide a comprehensive foundation of essential ultrasound knowledge through experiential small group learning. Course attendees will increase their clinical assessment skills through proctored hands-on ultrasound scans. Topics include pulmonary, cardiac, kidney, bladder, and more.

An online pre-learning curriculum will be provided to all registrants in order to maximize background knowledge before participating in this hands-on course.

Course Objectives

  1. Identify indications and rationale for performing the following examinations:
    • Pulmonary ultrasound
    • Focused cardiac ultrasound
    • Kidney and bladder ultrasound
    • Evaluation of abdomen for free fluid
    • Evaluation of lower extremity for deep venous thrombosis
  2. Perform the ultrasound exams listed above
  3. Interpret normal and abnormal images for the applications listed above
  4. Interpret point-of-care ultrasound findings in clinical case scenarios
  5. Describe the principles of ultrasound operation, artifacts, and image optimization


POCUS: Foundational Skills for Internists

Agenda details will be announced closer to the event.



Faculty will be announced closer to the event.



Register by 12/01/2020

Register on or after 12/02/2020

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February 12-13, 2021 (PG2101) | Orlando, FL Register Now

Location and Accommodations

B Resort and Spa
1905 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Information on hotel reservations will be available at a later date.


CME Information

The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Information

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 7 MOC points in medical knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credit claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.