Sports Ultrasound Conference

Pittsburgh, PA US
June 11, 2020 to June 13, 2020

This conference is comprised of two parts: lecture part and hands-on skill lab workshop that will include both live and cadaver models.


Lecture topics will cover topics in both diagnostic and interventional ultrasound including: 1) regional diagnostic ultrasound of shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, foot/ankle that include scanning of nerves; 2) ultrasound-guided micro-invasive surgical procedures; 3) update on hydro-dissection; and, 4) advanced diagnostic ultrasound beyond B-mode ultrasound.


On Thursday evening, an optional pre-conference lecture will be available for all participants, covering basic knowledge for those who are new to sports ultrasound.

Target Audience

Physicians, Residents, and Fellows.

Learning Objectives

The goals of the conference are to promote knowledge and hands-on experiences of sports ultrasound to participants. Participants will be able to properly identify indications of diagnostic sports ultrasound and demonstrate increased proficiency in performing interventional sports ultrasound.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
12/31/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Event starts: 
06/11/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
06/13/2020 - 6:00pm
Cost:
$100.00

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE


THURSDAY, JUNE 11TH
6 - 8 pm
Pre-Conference Lecture: Knobology, Image Optimization, and Needle Visualization Skills
Joshua Rothenberg, DO
Neal Washburn, DO
Stephen Schaaf, MD
Daniel Lueders, MD
Anne Marie Zeller, MD


FRIDAY, JUNE 12TH
6:30 am
Registration and Breakfast
7:15 am
Introduction and Welcome
Kentaro Onishi, DO
7:25 - 7:45 am
7:45 - 8:15 am
8:15 - 8:35 am
8:35 - 8:55 am
8:55 - 9:10 am
Lectures: Shoulder Pain
Ultrasound Protocol for Shoulder Pain (Live Demonstration), Jay Smith, MD
Pathologies in the shoulder, Jon A. Jacobson, MD
Clinical Focus: Zebras in the Shoulder (Diagnostic or Interventional), Johan Michaud, MD
Advancement in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Surgery, Stephen Rabuck, MD
Questions and Discussion, Jay Smith, MD, Jon A. Jacobson, MD, Johan Michaud, MD,
9:10 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 9:50 am
9:50 - 10:10 am
Lectures: Calf Pain
Ultrasound Protocol for Calf Pain (Live Demonstration), Jonathan Finnoff, DO
Calf Pathologies, Carlo Martinoli, MD
Vascular Surgeon’s view: Functional Popliteal Artery Entrapment & CECS, Rabih Chaer, MD
10:20 am
Refreshment Break
10:25 - 10:45 am
10:45 - 11:05 am
11:05 - 11:25 am
11:25 - 11:35 am
Lectures: Nerve Injuries in Athletes
Clinical Evaluation of Nerve Injuries & Treatment, Hiroshi Minagawa, MD, PhD
Hydro-release/dissection update, Ke-Vin Chang, MD
Hydro-release/dissection, Surgical View
Questions and Discussion, Hiroshi Minagawa, MD, PhD, Ke-Vin Chang, MD
11:35 am - 12:15 pm
Live demonstration, Carlo Martinoli, MD
12:15 pm
Lunch and Poster Session
1:15 - 1:35 pm
1:35 - 1:55 pm
1:55 - 2:15 pm
2:15 - 2:25 pm
Lectures: Medial Elbow Pain
Ultrasound Protocol for Medial Elbow Pain (Live Demonstration), Kenneth Mautner MD
Medial Elbow Pathology, Jon A. Jacobson, MD
Advancement in Arthroscopic Medial Elbow Surgery, Joshua S. Szabo, MD
Questions and Discussion, Kenneth Mautner, MD, Jon A. Jacobson, MD, Joshua S. Szabo, MD
2:25 - 2:55 pm
2:55 - 3:10 pm
3:10 - 3:25 pm
Special Topics: Periscapular Pain in Athletes
Ultrasound Protocol for periscapular pain (Live Demonstration), Christopher Visco, MD
Periscapualr Pathologies, Phillip Steele, MD
Questions and Discussion, Christopher Visco, MD, and Phillip Steele, MD
3:25 pm
Refreshment Break
3:35 - 4:35 pm (Group A) Hands-on Scanning on Live Models
4:35 - 5:35 pm (Group B) Ultrasound-guided Procedures on Unembalmed Cadavers
5:35 - 6:35 pm
Small Group Session 1
(Group A) Hands-on Scanning on Live Models
(Group B) Ultrasound-guided Procedures on Unembalmed Cadavers
(Group C) Abstract Oral Presentation, Kentaro Onishi, DO (Moderator)
6:45 pm
Reception at Vendor Expo
FACULTY
Course Director
Kentaro Onishi, DO
Assistant Professor, Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
Planning Committee
Kang Kim, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Associate Professor, Bioengineering
University of Pittsburgh
UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
Director, Multi-modality biomedical imaging Lab


SATURDAY, JUNE 13TH
6:30 am
Breakfast
7:10 am
Announcements
Kentaro Onishi, DO
7:15 - 7:30 am
7:30 - 7:45 am
7:45 - 8:05 am
8:05 - 8:20 am
Lectures: Anterior and Lateral Knee Pain
Ultrasound Protocol for Anterior & Lateral Knee Pain (Live Demonstration), Joanne Borg-Stein, MD
Anterior & Lateral Knee Pathology, Patricia DelZell, MD
Anterolateral ligament (ALL) and Patellar Tendon Treatment, Surgical Update, Bryson Lesniak, MD
Questions and Discussion, Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, Patricia DelZell, MD, Bryson Lesniak, MD
8:20 am
Refreshment Break
8:35 - 9 am
9 - 9:20 am
9:20 - 9:35 am
9:35 - 9:50 am
9:50 - 10 am
Lectures: Medial and Posterior Hip/Thigh Pain
Protocol for medial and posterior thigh pain (Live Demonstration), Adam Pourcho, DO
MRI vs. Ultrasound for Prognostication of Hamstring Injury, Mederic Hall, MD
Clinical Focus-When Nerves Are Upset, Jeffrey Strakowski, MD
Hamstring Operation & Thoughts on MRI evaluation, Craig Mauro, MD
Questions and Discussion, Adam Pourcho, DO, Mederic Hall, MD, Craig Mauro, MD
10 am
Refreshment Break
10:20 - 10:45 am
10:45 - 11:10 am
11:10 - 11:20 am
Special Topics: Muscle Injuries
My FIFA Experiences, Pierpaolo Zunarelli, MD
Evolving Science-Improving Characterization of Muscle Health, Kang Kim, PhD
Questions and Discussion, Pierpaolo Zunarelli, MD, Kang Kim, PhD
11:20 am
Lunch
12 - 1pm
1 - 2pm
2 - 3pm
Small Group Session 2
(Group A) Ultrasound-guided Procedures on Unembalmed Cadavers
(Group B) Abstract Oral Presentation, Kentaro Onishi, DO (Moderator)
(Group C) Hands-on Scanning on Live Models
3 pm
Refreshment Break
Small Group Session 3
3:15 - 4:15 pm (Group A) Abstract Oral Presentations, Kentaro Onishi, DO (Moderator)
4:15 - 5:15 pm (Group B) Hands-on Scanning on Live Models
5:15 - 6:15 pm (Group C) Ultrasound-guided Procedures on Unembalmed Cadavers
6:35 pm
6:50 pm
Closing Remarks
Adjourn

Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
3500 Terrace St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
United States

Travel

For attendees to book their hotel rooms. https://hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/en/gi/groups/personalized/P/PITUCGI-SUCA-20200611/index.jhtml  

 

Accommodations
Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place
3454 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
A block of rooms has been reserved from June 11 to 13.
Reservations must be made by May 11, 2020.
For hotel information and to make a reservation please call: 412-683-2040. Or CLICK HERE to reserve online.
The hotel is located 0.2 miles (4-minute walk) from the Biomedical Science Tower. Shuttle service is available from the hotel.

Course Director
Kentaro Onishi, DO
Assistant Professor, Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh


Planning Committee
Kang Kim, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Associate Professor, Bioengineering
University of Pittsburgh
UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
Director, Multi-modality biomedical imaging Lab

Course Faculty
Jay Smith, MD
Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Mayo Clinic


Carlo Martinoli, MD
Associate Professor
Universita degli Studi di Genova


Jon Jacobson, MD
Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Michigan


Jonathan Finnoff, DO
Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Mayo Clinic


Merderic Hall, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
University of Iowa, Carver Medical Scchool


Douglas Hoffman, MD
Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Essentia Health


Patricia DelZell, MD
Director of MSK Ultrasound
Cleveland Clinic


Joanne Borg-Stein, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Harvard Medical School


Adam Pourcho, DO
Associate Professor of Sports Medicine
Swedish Medical Center


Christopher Visco, MD
Vice Chair of Education
Ursula Corning Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Research
Columbia University
Associate Attending Physiatrist
New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Kenneth Mautner, MD
Associate Professor
Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Orthopedic Surgery
Emory University


Philippe Steele, MD
Performance Injury Care and Sports Medicine


Jeffrey Strakowski, MD
Associate Director
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Ohio State McConnell Spine Sport and Joint Physicians


Ke-Vin Chang, MD
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Geriatric Research Center
National Taiwan University Hospital


Hiroshi Minagawa, MD, PhD
Professor, Departments of Anatomy and Orthopedic Surgery
Joto Orthopedic Clinic


Johan Michaud, MD
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal


Pierpaolo Zunarelli, MD
Medical Director
Isokinetic Group Bologna, FIFA Medical Center of Excellence


Craig Mauro, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh


Joshua Szabo, MD
Clinical Instructor
University of Pittsburgh


Rabih Chaer, MD
Department of Vascular Surgery
UPMC

Alexander Spiess, MD
Department of Plastic Surgery UPMC

Daniel Lueders, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Pittsburgh


Michael Schaeffer, MD
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Cleveland Clinic


Stephen Rabuck, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh


Bryson Lesniak, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh


Anne Marie Zeller, DO, MSc
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh


Joshua Rothenberg, DO
Boca Raton Regional Hospital


Neal Washburn, DO
360 Sports and Spine


Stephen Schaaf, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Vanderbilt University


Jun Sasahara, MD
Department of Orthopedics
Teikyo University


Soichi Hattori, MD
Department of Orthopedics
Kameda General Medical Center


Miyatake Kazuma, MD
Department of Orthopedics
Yokohama City University


Soshi Uchida, MD, PhD
Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Wakamatsu Hospital University of Occupational and Environmentla Health


Hideyuki Goto, MD, PhD
Department of Orthopedics
Shigakkan University


Toru Omodani, MD
Sports Medicine & Joint Center
Funabashi Orthopedic Hospital


Yuko Nakashima, MD
Department of Orthopedics
Hiroshima University

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Available Credit

  • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/31/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2020

Price

Cost:
$100.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Cancellations: All cancellations must be sent to us via email. Tuition for cancellations postmarked or date stamped before June 1, 2020 will be refunded in full. After June 1, 2020, a $25 administrative fee will be assessed, the remaining amount refunded, and no refunds will be made after June 5, 2020. Cancellation requests can be sent to: Jessa Darwin — jcd79@pitt.edu

Registration fee includes:
 Continuing education credit
 Registration and course materials
 Continental breakfast, refreshments, and lunch

Special Needs:
Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better ser-vice. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by calling 412-232-4072.