The 2nd Advances in First Trimester Ultrasound Imaging

06/06/19 - 06/08/19
The Waldorf Astoria® Las Vegas | Las Vegas, NV

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 15.0

Category A CE Credits:

About The Meeting
This symposium is structured as a practical, clinically oriented review of recent advances in first trimester ultrasound. A mix of topics including comprehensive normal fetal anatomy along with abnormalities of major organ systems in the first trimester will be discussed. Guidelines and indications for imaging in the first trimester are discussed so registrants can expand their clinical practices. Tips, images, and pitfalls provide balance to the program.
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$ 498
Full Color Printed Syllabus$ 95
About The Meeting
This symposium is structured as a practical, clinically oriented review of recent advances in first trimester ultrasound. A mix of topics including comprehensive normal fetal anatomy along with abnormalities of major organ systems in the first trimester will be discussed. Guidelines and indications for imaging in the first trimester are discussed so registrants can expand their clinical practices. Tips, images, and pitfalls provide balance to the program.

Target Audience
This program is designed for obstetricians and gynecologists, maternal-fetal medicine physicians, radiologists, family medicine physicians, genetic counselors and sonographers, who order, perform and interpret ultrasound examinations in obstetrics and gynecology. The goal of this educational activity is to bring the level of practice for the health practitioners to a higher degree of proficiency in obstetric sonography.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Assess normal fetal anatomy in the first trimester.
  • Explain the indications and national guidelines for first trimester ultrasound.
  • Optimize scanning parameters and techniques of the first trimester ultrasound examination.
  • Review major fetal malformations that can be diagnosed in early gestation.
  • Discuss the use of ultrasound in screening for fetal aneuploidy in the first trimester.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in continuing medical education since 1975.

Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia appreciates our corporate supporters and exhibitors. A list of industry supporters will be provided and acknowledged at the meeting.

Registration Information
Tuition for live conference includes all course materials, including a comprehensive electronic course syllabus (printed color syllabus available for $95), daily continental breakfasts and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after May 28, 2019. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.


Tuition for live webcast includes participation for one registrant. Each registrant must sign-in on a separate computer to receive credit. Prior to the meeting we will send you further information about the log in process. We will also send you a comprehensive color electronic course syllabus via email. If you have any questions or problems logging into the meeting we will have support personnel available at 813-806-1000. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after May 28, 2019.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by May 10, 2019 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.

Cancellations
Cancellations must be received in writing. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to May 10, 2019 will be issued for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after that date.

Disclaimer
Educational Symposia (ESI) as planner and presenter of this meeting, and Professional Travel as the official travel agency for this meeting, claim no liability for the acts of any suppliers or the safety of any attendees while in transit to, from, or during this event or any optional activities. The total amount of liability, if any, for the meeting organizer is limited to a refund of the registration fee, and Professional Travel's responsibility is limited to that of an agent.

Special Note for the Disabled
Educational Symposia wishes to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently from other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact our office at (813) 806-1000.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
Meeting Accreditation
Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

ACOG: This program has been submitted to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Assignment of cognate credits (Formal Learning) is pending.

Technologists: This program has been submitted to the ASRT. The number of A CE credits will be available approximately 30 days prior to the meeting. Please visit www.edusymp.com or call 813-806-1000 regarding the availability of Category A CE credit.
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, VA

Reem S. Abu-Rustum, M.D., FACOG, FACS, FAIUM
Associate Professor
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Beryl R. Benacerraf, M.D.
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Part-time
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology & Repro. Bio.
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Bryann Bromley, M.D.
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology; Part-Time
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Lawrence D. Platt, M.D.
Director Center for Fetal Medicine and Women's Ultrasound
Professor (Clinical) Ob Gyn David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Elena Sinkovskaya, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director of Ultrasound Research & Education
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, VA
THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2019
   
7:00 – 7:50 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:50 – 8:00 Welcome and Morning Announcements
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
8:00 – 8:30 Updates on Guidelines for First Trimester Ultrasound
Bryann Bromley, M.D.
   
8:30 – 9:00 Optimizing Your Approach to the First Trimester Ultrasound Examination
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
9:00 – 9:30 Updates on Prenatal Genetic Screening & Diagnosis in Early Gestation
Lawrence D. Platt, M.D.
   
9:30 – 10:00 Congenital Mullerian Malformations: Role of 3D Ultrasound in Diagnosis
Beryl R. Benacerraf, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15 – 10:45 First Trimester Ultrasound: Pregnancy Dating & Elements of Failed Pregnancy
Bryann Bromley, M.D.
   
10:45 – 11:15 Ectopic Pregnancy: Role of Ultrasound In Diagnosis
Beryl R. Benacerraf, M.D.
   
11:15 – 11:45 Case Presentation 1
Elena Sinkovskaya, M.D., Ph.D.
   
11:45 – 12:00 PM Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch On Your Own
   
1:00 – 1:30 Ultrasound Scanning Demonstration: Fetal Anatomy in Early Gestation with a Focus on the Fetal Brain
Elena Sinkovskaya, M.D., Ph.D.
   
1:30 – 2:00 Just Images: Normal & Abnormal Anatomy in Early Gestation
Reem S. Abu-Rustum, M.D., FACOG, FACS, FAIUM
   
2:00 – 2:45 Question and Answer Session - Pearls in First Trimester Ultrasound
Faculty
   
2:45 End of Session
   
FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019
   
7:00 – 7:50 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:50 – 8:00 Morning Announcements
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
8:00 – 8:30 The Detailed First Trimester Ultrasound: A Comprehensive Approach to Fetal Malformations
Reem S. Abu-Rustum, M.D., FACOG, FACS, FAIUM
   
8:30 – 9:00 First Trimester Ultrasound and the Fetal Central Nervous System
Elena Sinkovskaya, M.D., Ph.D.
   
9:00 – 9:30 The Face and Neck in Early Gestation
Beryl R. Benacerraf, M.D.
   
9:30 – 10:00 Fetal Cardiac Imaging in the First Trimester
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15 – 10:45 The Fetal Gastrointestinal System in Early Gestation
Lawrence D. Platt, M.D.
   
10:45 – 11:15 Ultrasound of the Urogenital System in Early Gestation
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
11:15 – 11:45 Case Presentation 2
Bryann Bromley, M.D.
   
11:45 – 12:00 PM Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch Break on Your Own
   
1:00 – 1:30 Ultrasound Scanning Demonstration: Fetal Anatomy in Early Gestation with a Focus on the Fetal Heart
Reem S. Abu-Rustum, M.D., FACOG, FACS, FAIUM
   
1:30 – 2:00 Skeletal Abnormalities in Early Gestation
Lawrence D. Platt, M.D.
   
2:00 – 2:45 Question and Answer Session - Abnormalities in Early Gestation
Faculty
   
2:45 End of Session
   
SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2019
   
7:00 – 7:50 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:50 – 8:00 Morning Announcements
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
8:00 – 8:30 Characterizing Adnexal Masses in Early Gestation
Beryl R. Benacerraf, M.D.
   
8:30 – 9:00 Ultrasound Markers of Placenta Accreta in Early Gestation
Bryann Bromley, M.D.
   
9:00 – 9:30 The Placenta & Umbilical Cord in Early Gestation
Elena Sinkovskaya, M.D., Ph.D.
   
9:30 – 10:00 Case Presentation 3
Alfred Abuhamad, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15 – 10:45 The Mid Sagittal Plane in the First Trimester: Putting it all Together
Reem S. Abu-Rustum, M.D., FACOG, FACS, FAIUM
   
10:45 – 11:30 Question and Answer Session - Other Findings in the First Trimester
Faculty
   
11:30 End of Program
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change.
 
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