Introduction to Ultrasound Guidance in Pain Medicine

Austin, TX. USA

August 10, 2019 | 8:00am-5:00pm


WAPMU Advanced Ultrasound Guided Spine Techniques in Austin, Texas

Saturday August 10, 2019


Hands-on training

JW Marriott

110 East 2ndStreet

Austin, TX. 78701

(512) 474-4777

JW Marriott

110 East 2ndStreet

Austin, TX. 78701

(512) 474-4777


WAPMU holds this workshop only once a year - Limited space available

Registration Fee: $500

8 Full Hours of Hands-On-Training

Residents and Fellows- registration fee: $150.00

WAPMU provides the opportunity for Residents or Fellows to register for Meetings and Workshops of WAPMU at a substantial discount. For more information, click here.


Target audience

Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology, Neurological Surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Radiology


Learning Objectives

  • Setting up your ultrasound room for procedures

  • Tissue recognition under ultrasound

  • Basic nerve anatomy and ultrasound guided nerve injections

  • Basic major joint anatomy and ultrasound guided joint injections


Invited faculty

Michael Gofeld, M.D., University of Toronto, Canada

Einar Ottestad, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine

David Spinner, D.O., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mark Friedrich Hurdle, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL.

Amitabh Gulati, M.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Cornell University

Jennifer Hah, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine

Neal Rakesh, M.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY

Ali Valimahomed, M.D., Advanced Ortho & Sports, NJ

Ehtesham Baig, M.D., Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada

Priyanka Ghosh, M.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY.


Corporate Partners

This activity is jointly sponsored by Dannemiller and the WAPMU.

DanneMiller Healthcare Education - WAPMU, Austin, Texas, 2019
Jointly Accredited Provider Interprofessional Contuning Education, WAPMU, Austin, Texas, 2019

ACCME Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented by Dannemiller and WAPMU. In support of improving patient care, Dannemiller is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

ADA statement

Dannemiller and the WAPMU fully comply with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please contact Scot Sarver at by July 15, 2019 to receive service.

Faculty Disclosure

As a provider accredited by ACCME, Dannemiller must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course director(s), planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation. Disclosure of this information will be published in course materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments regarding the presentation.