WA Procedural Ultrasound Clinical Leaders Meeting and Workshop

Monday  20 May  2019  5:30 PM    Monday  20 May  2019 9:30 PM
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Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Group Western Asustralia (EMUGs WA) presents...

Procedural Ultrasound Workshop and Education Session



Monday 20th May, 2019


1730-1830: Clinical Leaders Meeting (Room G3)

1830-1900: Food and Registration (Foyer)

1900-1945: Introductory Lecture and Sponsor Presentations (Room G3)

1945-2115: Workshop (Room G7)

Location: Fiona Stanley Hospital - G.3 / G.7 / Ground Floor Foyer


Join us for our first EMUG Western Australia Regional Meeting for 2019 with the highly anticipated topic:

Procedural Ultrasound

This event will commence with a clinical leaders meeting followed by nibbles during registrationWe encourage Clinical Leads in ultrasound to attend the CLM. This includes FACEMs, Senior Advanced Trainees and Medical Officers who have an active role in progressing Ultrasound in the ED.

We will be discussing the ACEM steriliastion policy and well as recommendations from ASUM. Michael Bogseth with discuss a 'probe cover'audit he has recently carried out. This will be followed by an open discussion with a focus on probe covers and differences in departmental sterilisaion policies.

Following this, there will include a hands-on procedural ultrasound workshop where participants will learn in small groupsWe aim to target a broad spectrum of health professionals. Although our priority is to cater for Emergency Doctors, including trainees, we encourage all health staff whom Point of Care ultrasound is relevant to their practice to come along. This includes encouraging our sonographer colleagues some of whom may venture into the POCUS field of practice as a future 'SEED'. 

EMUGs events are a fantastic networking opportunity and include an opportunity for you to meet other POCUS enthusiasts in a friendly and casual networking environment. 

Nibbles and Networking: A light meal will be included (1830-1900)

Procedural Ultrasound Lecture and Workshop (Commences 1900)

The procedural workshop at this event will focus on teaching procedures in the emergency department using ultrasound guidance, specifically ultrasound guided vascular accessWe will focus on out-of-plane technique for IV access and in-of-plane technique for common nerve blocks. We will be giving a short introductory lecture followed 2 rotations of 45 minutes at 2 stations focusing on out or in plane techniques with a 15 minute introduction of anatomy and technique followed by 30 minutes of hands on scanning. It will be taught by industry leaders and allow the opportunity for networking and discussion to answers any questions you may have. 



Medical Student = $35 SOLD OUT

Intern/Registrar/Resident/Sonographer/Allied Heath Professional = $45 SOLD OUT


Consultants = $150

*Tickets are also available for online access only. These tickets are at a greatly reduced price.

All prices exclude Eventbrite booking fees. 

There is an chance to make an optional donation to EMUGs during the ticket purchase process.

EMUGs is a small not for profit organisation / special interest group supported by a small part time operations team funded by ticket sales and generous support from our sponsors.

Ticket sales enable EMUGs to continue our mission of advancing the use of POCUS in Emergency Medicine.

We aim to ensure ticket prices reflect the value our events.

Please purchase a ticket that reflects your qualification/funding category as the money received from those with funding makes it possible to provide more affordable tickets for those without.

Thank you for your support.


What is the best way for me to get to/from the event?

The main entrance to our hospital is on Robin Warren Drive, which is accessible from Murdoch Drive.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email to romy@emugs.org with any questions.

What is the refund policy?

Attendees can receive full refunds up to 7 days before the event start date.

Will I get an attendance certificate?

Certificates will be emailed after the event.


This event has been made possible by our fantastic sponsors


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Fiona Stanley Hospital (FSH) Education Building
11 Robin Warren Drive , Murdoch, 6150, WA, Australia
Fiona Stanley Hospital (FSH) Education Building
11 Robin Warren Drive , Murdoch, 6150, WA, Australia
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