Advanced Hands-on Thyroid Ultrasound Workshop

Program: Pre-Conference Events
Friday, June 14, 2013: 8:00 AM-1:30 PM
Moscone Center

Registration is Required for this session:
Registration Fees (includes lunch and program book) Member or ENS Member $405 Nonmember $475 Early Career/In-Training Member $285

Registration is required for this session

This activity is supported by the in-kind use of equipment from Esaote North America, Inc.; FNA Path; Mindray Thyroid Ultrasound by CSD; and Toshiba Head and Neck Ultrasound.

Program Chair:
Susan J Mandel, MD, MPH, Univ of Pennsylvania, Perelman Sch of Med

This workshop is designed to introduce participants to the use of ultrasound for examination of the cervical lymph nodes and parathyroid adenomas. After four didactic lectures, participants move to a hands-on session where faculty will guide them through ultrasound techniques on patients with thyroid cancer and hyperparathyroidism.

Registration Fees
(Includes lunch and program book)
Member or ENS Member $405
Nonmember $475
Early Career/In-Training Member $285

Program Agenda

 

8:00 – 8:05 AM            Welcome and Introduction
                                      Susan J Mandel, MD, MPH, Univ of Pennsylvania, Perelman Sch of Med

 

8:05 – 8:30 AM            Metastatic Lymph Nodes: Why They Matter
                                      Jennifer Sipos, MD, Ohio State Univ

 

8:30 – 9:15 AM            Ultrasound Evaluation of Lymph Nodes
                                      Susan J Mandel, MD, MPH, Univ of Pennsylvania, Perelman Sch of Med

 

9:15 – 9:40 AM            Parathyroid Ultrasound
                                     
Stephanie A Fish, MD, Mem Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr     

 

9:40 – 10:00 AM          Cytology: Preparation and Interpretation
                                       Nicole A Massoll, MD, Univ of Arkansas for Med Sci                                               

 

10:00 – 10:30 AM        Panel Discussion

 

10:30 AM – 1:30 PM     Practicum

  1. Demonstration: Diagnostic Ultrasound
  2. Hands-On Session:
  • Imaging the Post-Operative Neck
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration
  • Cytology Preparation and Interpretation
See more of: Pre-Conference Events