Guest Educator Series

Description: Local and national experts in clinical ultrasonography are invited to give an educational hour of instruction to the division



March 2015

Lorraine Ng, MD
Morgan Stanley Children's Hosptial
Columbia University

February 2015

Nicole Kaban, MD
Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Ultrasound in Global Health

January 2015

Katja Goldflam, MD
Yale New Haven Health System
The Physical and Sonographic Pelvic Examination

December 2014

Bret Nelson, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Point-of-Care Ultrasound: Medical Error Source and Solution

November 2014

Nicholas Avitabile DO
St. Barnabus Hospital
Ultrasound for Bronchiolitis

October 2014

Melissa Leber MD
Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, Mount Sinai Roosevelt
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

September 2014

Uché Blackstock MD RDMS
Bellevue Hospital / NYU Medical Center
Point of Care Lung Ultrasound


May 2014

Steve Leech MD
Orlando Regional Medical Center
Sonoroundtable and other Medical Education Tools

February 2014

Rachel Liu MD and Katja Goldflam MD
Yale New Haven Health System
Ultrasound in Pre-hospital Care and Ultrasound Fellowship as a Career Launching Pad

January 2014

Ninfa Mehta MD
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Advanced Echocardiography

December 2013

Lorraine Ng MD
Babies and Children's Hospital
Columbia University Medical Center
Point of Care Ultrasound of the Pediatric Abdomen

November 2013

Kristen Carmody MD
NYU Medical Center
Ultrasound Cases Diagnosed at the Bedside

October 2013

Lawrence Haines MD
Maimonides Medical Center
Ultrasound Guided Femoral Nerve Blocks for Hip Fractures

September 2013

Christopher Raio MD
North Shore LIJ Health System
Point of Care DVT Ultrasound

August 2013

Marla Levine MD
Maimonides Medical Center
Point of Care Ultrasound of the Appendix


June 2013

Jason Nomura MD
Christiana Care Health System
Social Media and EM: a primer

May 2013

Eric Legome MD
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Career Development in Emergency Medicine

Raj Geria MD
UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

March 2013

Eitan Dickman MD
Maimonides Medical Center
Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks for patients with hip fractures

Theresa Liu MD
George Washington Hospital Center
Cardiac Ultrasound: an Evidence Based Practice

Kristin Carmody MD
Boston Medical Center
Interesting Ultrasound Cases You Don't Want to Miss...

Feb 2013

Alyssa Abo MD
North Shore LIJ Health System
Fun with a Linear Probe

Vaishali Shah MD
Montefiore Medical Center
Lung Ultrasound in Pediatrics

Jan 2013

Lorraine Ng MD
Babies and Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center
Pediatric Abdominal Ultrasound


David Kessler MD
Columbia University Babies and Children's Hospital
Pediatric Lung Ultrasound

Alyssa Abo MD
North Shore LIJ Health System
Pediatric Lumbar Puncture

Alex Arroyo MD
Maimonides Medical Center
Pediatric RUSH

Adam Sivitz MD
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Pediatric Abdomen