General Information

Purpose/Statement of Need

The field of diagnostic sonography is characterized by dynamic change in both technological developments and clinical advances. The increasing rate at which these advances occur can create significant challenges for practitioners trying to stay up to date.
This symposium is designed to help practitioners address these challenges by presenting the most recent information about advances in the field of diagnostic sonography. Content will focus on advancing clinical skills while providing a review and update of the basics in sonography.

Target Audience

This course is intended for radiologists, obstetricians/gynecologists and sonographers, and trainees in these specialties. The geographic area includes Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to describe and discuss:
  • Indication for use of diagnostic ultrasound in women’s health issues and general medical/surgical problems
  • Strategies for interpreting images obtained using diagnostic ultrasound techniques
  • Approaches for developing differential diagnoses for specific women’s health issues and general medical/surgical problems



Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  
This activity is approved for 10.75 SDMS Credits.
This activity is not affiliated with or endorsed by ARDMS®.