NYAAEM Regional Ultrasound Conference

Jointly sponsored by EUS-AAEM


Date & Location

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center 
Trump Pavilion - Garden Room North and South A
89-40 135th Street
Jamaica, NY 11418



Registration is now closed.




  • Physicians
    • AAEM and/or NYAAEM Member: $50
    • EUS Member: $40
    • Member of both: $40
  • Resident
    • AAEM and/or NYAAEM Member: $35
    • EUS Member: $30
    • Member of both: $30
  • Student
    • AAEM and/or NYAAEM Member: $35
    • Student EUS Member: $35
    • Member of both: $30


  • Physician Non-member: $60
  • Allied Health Non-member: $60
  • Resident Non-member: $45
  • Student Non-member: $45


Case Rotations
Participants will rotate through four stations including:  

  • E-Fast/Renal
  • Aorta
  • POC Echo
  • Soft Tissue/MSK Airway and Ocular
  • Procedural Guidance


Case Rotation #1                                              


Case Rotation #2


Case Rotation #3


Case Rotation #4


Lunch — Provided 

*Schedule subject to change.


Ultrasound in the Wild – A Practical Case Based Approach to Learning Ultrasound
Participants will rotate through four stations including:

  • Abdominal Pain (Biliary disease, AAA, Hydronephrosis, Appendicitis, Bowel obstruction, SBP, Ectopic and Torsion)
  • Chest Pain (Pericardial effusion, Pulmonary embolism, ACS, CHF, Thoracic aneurysm, Valvular disease)
  • Dyspnea (Pneumonia, Pericardial effusion, CHF, Pulmonary embolism, Asthma/COPD, Pneumothorax)
  • Critical Care (RUSH exam or similar, IVC assessment, IJ assessment, cardiac arrest)


Case Rotation #5                                              


Case Rotation #6


Case Rotation #7


Case Rotation #8

*Schedule subject to change.



  • Andrew Aherne, MD
    State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY
  • Judy C. Lin, MD FAAEM FACEP
    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Melissa Myers, MD FAAEM
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
  • Kay Odashima, MD
    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Elizabeth Yetter, MD FAAEM
    New York University, New York, NY
  • Allison Zanaboni, MD FAAEM
    Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA


Request for Volunteers: Be an Ultrasound Model & Earn Money!

Twelve medical students are wanted to serve as ultrasound models during the program from 8:30am-5:00pm (prefer if available all day). Volunteering as a model is educationally valuable and a good networking opportunity.

As a thank you, NYAAEM will provide a $50 Amazon gift certificate to the first 12 people who sign-up to be volunteers all day. Along with this financial compensation, volunteers will have free registration to attend this conference. For more information, download the ultrasound model instructions.

Interested? Please contact Kathy Uy, MS CMP, AAEM Senior Meetings Manager today!



Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM), the New York Chapter Division of AAEM (NYAAEM), and the Emergency Ultrasound Section of AAEM (EUS-AAEM.) AAEM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The American Academy of Emergency Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


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