Small Animal Critical Care Ultrasound for the General Practitioner - October 17, 2021

Dr Søren Boysen

With Dr. Søren Boysen

Live, In-Person VPOCUS Lecture & Lab

Rockville, MD

This lecture and live lab covers cover the core principles to understand and interpret sonographic findings in VPOCUS.

Topics include:

  • Abdominal Imaging
  • Ultrasound of the Pleural Space and Lung
  • Paradigm Shifts in Diagnosing Pneumothorax, Pleural Effusion and Lung Pathology
  • Cardiovascular Ultrasound Made Easy

There are 24 seats available for this event.
For more information, please email or contact us at (877) 560-0978.


Hilton Garden Inn Rockville-Gaithersburg
14975 Shady Grove Road
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: +1 240-507-1800

Nearest Airport

Ronald Reagan/Washington National Airport (DCA)
25 miles

Speaker Bio

Dr. Søren Boysen obtained his DVM from the University of Saskatchewan, completed a small animal internship at the Atlantic Veterinary College, and a residency at Tufts University, becoming a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2003. He is the former Chief of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care at the University of Montreal and currently a Full Professor of at the University of Calgary. A member of several ECVECC, ACVECC and VetCOT committees he continues to actively promote the global advancement of veterinary ECC. Extensively published (more than 80 papers/chapters), and a recipient of numerous teaching and research excellence awards, he has become an internationally recognized speaker. He and his colleagues from Tufts changed the practice of veterinary medicine when they developed and introduced the profession to FAST exams, and with colleagues at the University of Calgary, adapted veterinary point of care ultrasound for use in non-trauma patients. With the help of many great colleagues from around the world, he continues to develop ultrasound training techniques and workshops for non-specialist practitioners. Along with point of care ultrasound, his research interests include hemorrhage, coagulation, and perfusion. Although he frequently speaks at national/international conventions across the globe, he also enjoys delivering personalize continuing education at local clinics.

Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
BluePearl Rockville
1 Taft Court
Rockville, MD 20850
United States