Level 1 Course-February 9, 2013 Phoenix, AZ-Introduction to Ultrasound in Pain Medicine

Course Date and Time: February 9, 2013 - 9:00am

Level 1- Introduction to Ultrasound in Pain Medicine

Date and Location: February 9, 2013
Renaissance Phoenix Downtown
50 East Adams Street,
Phoenix, AZ, 85004
(800) 468-3571

When making reservations, mention you are with The American Association of Pain Management in Ultrasound Group for the February 9th event

Target Audience: Pain Management physicians, PM&R physicians,  Orthopedic physicians, Nurse practicioners and Physician assistants who have been interested in continuing their education in MSK pain procedures, diagnostics and needle guidance with the use of ultrasound.  

Learning Onjectives: Define the physics and basic principals of ultrasound. Identify muscles, bursa, tendon and nerves under ultrasound.Determine the use of ultrasound in the musculoskeletal and pain management arenas. Identify peripheral nerves under ultrasound.

Structure of Course: Our Level 1 courses are structured as a one day interactive learning experience that will include both didactic and hands on portions. Each participant will have the opportunity to work with each of our faculty members. We will be utilizing  "live" models during the learning experience.

Faculty:

Michael Gofeld, M.D.,  President of AAPMU, Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine,  University of Washington, Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery,  University of Washington 

Jennifer Lee, M.D.,   Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Washington

James Modir, M.D., Director of Interventional Ultrasound, University of California- San Diego, Scripps Clinic 

This activity is jointly sponsored by Dannemiller and the AAPMU.

ACCME Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implementedin accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through a joint sponsorship of Dannemiller and the AAPMU. Dannemiller is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Designation of Credits: Dannemiller designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure: As a provider accredited by ACCME, Dannemiller must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course director(s), planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation. Disclosure of this information will be published in course materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments regarding the presentation.