Upcoming Events

IVS offer a range of Ultrasound Workshops and Courses. All courses provided are RACE approved, CE points are allocated and recognised for IVUSS Certification.

Here are our Upcoming Events in each region.

 

** Please note owing to the Coronavirus situation all dates will be confirmed on an ongoing basis.  Please refer back to this page and we will keep you posted. 

Hong Kong

HKVA 2 Day Basic Small Animal Abdominal Ultrasound Workshop
July 9 – 10, 2022

 

Objectives:

Perform thorough abdominal ultrasound confidently and consistenly – scanning protocol and technique, basic interpretation, normal morphology, most common patholigies.

About the Course

  • Participants will be scanning in four groups of two to guarantee best practical learning experience.
  • Each group will have its own high-end ultrasound system.
  • Participants are fully responsible for bringing their own volunteer animals for the practical scanning session. They should be on a leash or kept inside a carrier during lectures and lunch. Sedative and reversal drugs (if required), and stethoscopes are fully responsibility of participants. Animals must be up to date on vaccines (Distemper, Parvo, Rabies for dogs, FVRCP for cats) and non-aggressive.
  • Limited to 8 participants ONLY.
  • Total CPD 14 points (7 points per day)
  • Approved by the Hong Kong Veterinary Surgeons Board and AAVSB’s Registry of Approved Continuing Education

 

Speakers:

Dr Myriam Baranger-Ete, DVM EMSAVM MRCVS

Cost:

Members of HKVA and its affiliated associations: HK$9,500 for both days 
Non-members: HK$11,000 for both days 

Venue:

Conference Room, 1/F, Veterinary Specialty Hospital Kowloon, 7 Liberty Avenue, Ho Man Tin

To Register:

For enquiries, please email: secretariat@medcom.com.hk

HKVA 2 day Basic Small Animal Abdominal Ultrasound Workshop
January 18 – 19, 2022
FULLY BOOKED

Objective:

Getting you 100 % confident performing full thorough abdominal ultrasound examination (scanning protocol & technique) & basic interpretation (normal morphology, most common pathologies).

About the Course

  • Participants will be scanning in small groups (3 attendees per station) in order to maximise hands on scanning time and practical guidance.
  • Each group will have its own ultrasound system.
  • Participants will need to bring their own animal(s) for scanning, and are responsible for sedation if required.
  • Total CPD 14 points (7 points per day)
  • Approved by the Hong Kong Veterinary Surgeons Board and AAVSB’s Registry of Approved Continuing Education

 

Speakers:

Dr Myriam Baranger-Ete, DVM EMSAVM MRCVS

Cost:

Members of HKVA and its affiliated associations: HK$9,500 for both days 
Non-members: HK$11,000 for both days 

Venue:

Hong Kong Marine Life Stranding and Education Centre, Ocean Park

To Register:

For enquiries, please email: secretariat@medcom.com.hk

Australia

HKVA 2 day Basic Small Animal Abdominal Ultrasound Course

 

Date: August 27th & 28th 2022

About the Course: This course combines both theory and a large amount of practical abdominal scanning. It is tailored so that all attendees are able to image all abdominal organs confidently and consistently and know how to perform a full thorough abdominal ultrasound by the end of the session. Normal appearance of each abdominal organ will be presented.

What you will learn:

  • Getting familiar with all the steps to perform a full thorough Abdominal Ultrasound exam
  • Knowing all the probe movements and landmarks in order to find consistently and confidently all abdominal organs
  • Knowing how to recognise normal from abnormal appearances for each abdominal organ
  • Getting familiar with reference range measurements for abdominal organs in dogs and cats
Speakers:

Dr Veronica Damian MVZ, MVS, MANZCVSc (Radiology)
Dr Myriam Baranger-Ete DVM EMSAVM MRCVS
Dr Priscilla Foong BVSc
Dr Phoebe Nunn BVSc

Cost:

$3000 AUD (incl. GST)

Venue:

Australian Animal Protection Society, 26 Aegean Ave, Keysborough VIC 3173, Australia

To Register:

Find out more about the course, HERE

For enquiries, please email: training@soundiagnosis.com.au

Upcoming Course with Soundiagnosis Academy

  • February 26 – 27, 2022: 2 day Basic Echocardiography Course, Melbourne. FULLY BOOKED

If you would like more information or your have any queries on our 2022 courses, please do feel free Soundiagnosis Academy.

 

Singapore

We bring you the following courses in collaboration with Temasek Polytechnic 

Skills Certificate in Small Animal Ultrasound Certificate Programme 2022

  • January 26 – 28, 2022: 3-day Basic Abdominal Ultrasound Course. REGISTER HERE
  • March 23 – 25, 2022: Intermediate & Advanced Abdominal Ultrasound
  • May 18 – 30, 2022: Intermediate & Advanced Echocardiography postponed to 2022
  • November 9 – 11, 2022: Ocular, Neck and Small Parts Ultrasound; Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
raining in Small Animal Ultrasound Courses

China

 

 

In collaboration with IVC and accredited by CVMA (Chinese Veterinary Medicine Association)

DATES TO BE CONFIRMED SOON

Course 1: 4 Days – Basic Abdominal Ultrasound Course

Course 2: 4 Days – Basic Echocardiography Course

Course 3: 5 Days – Advanced Abdominal Ultrasound Course, Contract Ultrasound, Ocular Ultrasound, Neck Ultrasound & MSK

Course 4: 2 Days – Advanced Echocardiography Course + 1 Day Practical Revision + 2 Days Examination

Malaysia

  • FAVA Congress:  Pre-Congress workshop postponed to 2022 due to Covid 19 restrictions.

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