Limited Obstetrical Ultrasound Workshop 2016

Aurora, Colorado
Friday, September 09, 2016

  

Limited Obstetrical Ultrasound Workshop

September 9-10, 2016
Limited Obstetrical Ultrasound Workshop 2016
Friday, September 09, 2016 - Saturday, September 10, 2016

Anschutz Medical Campus @ I-225 & Colfax Avenue
13120 E. 19th Avenue
Education 2 North Building, Room 1102
Aurora, Colorado 80045
United States

Map and Directions
Course Overview
This course is designed to provide the participant with an understanding of the applications of limited OB ultrasound. Teaching methods integrate didactic content and hands-on scanning practicum with pregnant women for AP Providers / MDs. Topics include an introduction to ultrasound physics and instrumentation, fetal anatomy and biometry, amniotic fluid index, first trimester dating and markers of aneuploidy.     

Each registrant will be provided with a programmed learning DVD or USB entitled "Obstetric Ultrasonography: Normal and Abnormal Findings." This self-learning tool contains 24 interactive chapters filled with diagrams, images and videos covering fetal biometry and anatomy in all trimesters including both normal and abnormal findings as well as the placenta, biophysical testing, physics and instrumentation. Registrants will be provided with a list of chapters that should be studied prior to the course.  The DVD/USB runs on current Windows and Macintosh operating systems. 

If you register by August 15, the DVD/USB will be mailed to your home.  After 8/15, the DVD/USB can be picked up at our offices by appointment only. Otherwise you will receive your DVD/USB during morning sign-in on September 9.

Target Audience
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Health Care Professionals who desire increased skill and knowledge about the use of limited OB ultrasound in their practice. Advanced practice nurses (CNM and WHNP), physician assistants, and family practice physicians and residents will benefit from a comprehensive didactic program and a hands-on practicum. The program will be useful to those in hospital and ambulatory clinic settings, and for those working in the specialties of maternal, fetal, or women's health care. 

CNMs who are considering sitting for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification exam for midwifery professionals, will receive information included within each of the following exam content areas: 
  1. Focused gynecologic ultrasound exams 
  2. Focused first trimester OB exams 
  3. Focused second and third trimester OB exams 
  4. Using the ultrasound system - ultrasound physics and technologies More specific exam information will be provided during the workshop.
*Note: This program is not designed for the provider with significant OB ultrasound experience. Please call if you have any questions.

Registration Fees 
Full Conference
Early Bird (by Aug. 1) $875
Regular $975

Friday Lectures Only
Regular $350
Student $275

Continuing Education Credit
Nursing (CNE credit) 
The University of Colorado College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This educational program for 8 contact hours for Friday and 4.25 contact hours for Saturday is provided by the University of Colorado College of Nursing, Office of Continuing Education.

Medical (CME Credit)
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education.

The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 



 

Contact Information

  • University of Colorado
    College of Nursing
    Continuing Education & Professional Development

    Ph. 303-724-6883
    NursingCE@ucdenver.edu

Payment Instructions

  • Preferred payment method is by credit card.

    If you need to pay by check, your registration will not be confirmed until your check is received in our office.  Checks must be received by: 
    August 15, 2016.

    Make check payable to:
    Regents of the University of Colorado

    Remit payment to: 
    University of Colorado
    College of Nursing, C288-11
    13120 East 19th Ave.
    Aurora, CO 80045