Take your POCUS Game to the Next Level

Who should attend:  Staff and resident physicians and other practitioners who take care of acutely unwell patients. 

Plenary Talks:

Working up the “nerve” to “block” pain in the ED: is it time to change our approach? – Dr Alice Chan

Dr Alice Chan

Dr. Alice Chan

Soft Tissue POCUS – Why & How? – Dr. Laurie Robichaud

Dr Laurie Robichaud

Dr. Laurie Robichaud

Choose 4 of 7 selectives:


How to assess the patient in shock. The RUSH exam. – Dr. Nate Murray

Advanced Diagnostics- Thromboembolic disease. The diagnosis of PE and DVT with POCUS. – Dr. Elyssia Adamo

Nerve blocks for the acutely injured patient. – Dr. Paul Pageau

Assessing the acutely short of breath patient. Left ventricle assessment and lung ultrasound. – Dr. Rory Connolly

Making your procedures safer and slicker. – Dr. Nathan Hecht

Introduction to Resuscitative TEE. – Dr. Rajiv Thavanathan    

Best of POCUS rounds. Interactive case discussion and image review of critical care echocardiography. – Drs. Sophia Giannakakis and Brandon Ritcey        

When: Feb 5, 2024
Where: University of Ottawa Skills and Simulation Centre, 725 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa, Ontario

Registration: Register Here

Fees: Staff physicians: $1000, Residents and other healthcare workers $550
Early bird discount by Dec 31h: $900 for staff and $500 others
More information: Rory Connolly roconnolly@toh.ca or @OttawaPocus on X