AACE/ACE Principles of Endocrine Neck Sonography Course, May 10-11, 2017, Amman, Jordan

May 10, 2017 to May 11, 2017

Whereas ultrasound in the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid and parathyroid disorders encompasses new knowledge and technology that was not available in most formal training programs for endocrinologists, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists has undertaken responsibility of training and certifying endocrinologists, endocrine surgeons, otolaryngologists / head and neck surgeons, pathologists and radiologists in these new procedures. 

Target Audience

The target audience for this course is clinical endocrinologists, endocrine surgeons, ENT / head and neck surgeons, pathologists and radiologists and their physician extenders.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, one will understand the indications and limitations of thyroid ultrasound and how it integrates with other thyroid tests (FNAB, and Tg) to improve the diagnosis and management of thyroid disease. "Hands-on" ultrasound and ultrasound guided FNA biopsy will be demonstrated and practiced by the attendees using phantoms. 

Additional information
Available for MOC Points?: 
No
Practice Area: 
General Endo
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.00 AMA
  • 15.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
05/10/2017
Course expires: 
05/10/2027
Event starts: 
05/10/2017 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
05/11/2017 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Amman
Jordan

Mohamad Omar Abu-Hijleh, MD, FRCP, FACE, ECNU; Hussam H. Alhawari, MD, FACE, ECNU; Samih Alkhulaifat, MD; Tareq Bisheh, MD; Mohammad Ghatasheh, MD, FRCR; Adnan Zayadeen, MD

Available Credit

  • 15.00 AMA
  • 15.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/10/2017
Course expires: 
05/10/2027

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Required Hardware/software

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