Introduction to Hands-on Ultrasound Course - October 26, 2019

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With Dr. Anthony Pease

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists, Palm Beach, FL

This course is designed for veterinarians and technicians who use ultrasound less than twice a week and want to learn how to obtain good quality images. Attendees are encouraged to bring images from their clinics for evaluation and critique.

Course Objectives

  • Learn the ultrasound machine’s knobs and troubleshoot poor images
  • Be able to optimize images of the liver through an intercostal approach
  • Be able to find and evaluate the kidneys
  • Understand the methods to use ultrasound to elevate your practice of veterinary medicine

Course Information

  • Seating is limited with 12 attendees max*
  • 8 CE hours of instruction
  • Course fee is $499** and includes breakfast, lunch, and refreshments


7:30 - 8:00 a.m.: Breakfast***
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.: Overview of ultrasound – how to get a great image
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.: Overview of the abdomen – obtaining images of the abdomen
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Hands-on laboratory – imaging the main organs (liver, spleen, kidneys, urinary bladder, and GI tract)
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.: Lunch***
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.: Incorporating ultrasound into your practice – how and why to make it work
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.: Hands-on laboratory – putting it all together and scanning the abdomen

*All classes require a minimum number of attendees. FUJIFILM SonoSite Inc. reserves the right to cancel a course if the minimum number is not met. In the event a program is re-scheduled or cancelled, pre-paid attendees will be given the choice of transferring to another program or having the tuition refunded in full. FUJIFILM SonoSite Inc. is not responsible for any travel and/or lodging reimbursements in case of cancellation. Registration fees and schedules are subject to change without notice.

If cancellations are received by 5 p.m. Pacific Time the Monday immediately prior to the seminar, the registration fee is fully refundable. After that time, cancellations are subject to the entire seminar fee, which may be transferred one time toward a future seminar. One-time transfers must be on the same topic as the original program and are only available to the individual originally registered. Please note that if you do not cancel or attend, you are still responsible for payment.

***If you have dietary restrictions, please notify us.

Course Location
Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists
3884 Forest Hill Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
(561) 434-5700

Hilton West Palm Beach
600 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 231-6000

Nearest Airports
Palm Beach International Airport (PBI), 6 miles from course location

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Anthony Pease, DVM, MS, DACVR

Dr. Anthony Pease has been a champion of veterinary education for more than 14 years. He is currently the Chief Veterinary Officer at WVC – Oquenda Center, Las Vegas and a tenured Associate Professor in the Small Animal and Large Animal Clinical Sciences Departments at Michigan State University.

Anthony has served in various capacities as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Radiology since 2005, and has served in administrative positions including President of the American College of Veterinary Radiology, Executive Council Member of the American College of Veterinary Radiology, and Chair of the Clinical Programs Committee for Michigan State University.


For more information about this specific event, please email or contact us at (877) 560-0978.

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 08:00 to 17:00
Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists
3884 Forest Hill Blvd.
Palm Beach, FL 33406
United States