This course will introduce the user to the a number of way to use ultrasound to evaluate the musculoskeltal system. Led by Dr. Rob Ferre of Vanderbilt University, the course will cover the normal and pathological anatomy of the upper and lower extremities. We will also cover the use of ultrasound for musculoskeletal procedures, including injections and aspirations. Then the students will get to practice scanning on live models and procedures on our phantoms.
The course will be located at The Westin Michigan Avenue. The Westin Michigan Avenue, Boasting Chicago’s best address in the heart of downtown, offers a 4 Star, 4 Diamond hotel experience on the Magnificent Mile just across the street from Bloomingdale’s, the upscale shops of Water Tower Place and steps from numerous restaurants and entertainment. You can appreciate the inspired cuisine of The Grill on The Alley, which is rated among the Top 20 steakhouses in Chicago by Chicago Magazine, as well as enjoy Starbuck’s Café a la carte located in the hotel lobby.
The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago's distinguished accommodations offer the intimacy of home. From the white tea scent to the Heavenly bed linens, from the recently opened Body Ritual Spa and renovated Westin Workout, to proudly being Green Seal Silver certified, the hotel is more than a hotel – it is a place to unwind, to get rested, enriched and renewed all in a beautiful, tranquil and sophisticated setting. We have secured sleeping rooms at a discounted rate of $229/night for participants of 3rd Rock Ultrasound. To reserve a room at The Westin you can call 888-627-8385 and mention you are with 3rd Rock Ultrasound or use the following link Book your group rate for 3rd Rock Ultrasound Meeting
Please note that the last day to make your sleeping room reservation under the reduced rate is May 4, 2019.
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course
Resident/Fellow (Verification Required)
Physician Assistant (Verification Required)
Nurse Practictioner (Verification Required)
Student / Nurse (Verification Required)