WFUMB - World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology
Christian Pállson Nolsøe on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

Future Plans of WFUMB COE

WFUMB has it as its main purpose to bring sustainable ultra sound to all regions of our world.

C Christian Pállson Nolsøe
Sudhir Vinayak on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE in Kenya

The COE is based in the Radiology department of the Aga Khan University hospital in Nairobi Kenya.

S Sudhir Vinayak
Kofo Soyebi on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE in Nigeria

Goal of WFUMB is to “help bring sustainable ultrasound programmes to the underserved areas of the world to improve healthcare through collaboration, communication and education.” WFUMB achieves these Goals through its COEs in the countries the COEs are located in.

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Sonin Sodov on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE in Mongolia

With use of portable ultrasonography machines at the primary health care settings, the need for education and training for primary health care practitioners became important.

S Sonin Sodov
Ioan Sporea on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE Timişoara

The WFUMB Center of Excellence Romania was established in 2007 and it is located in Timişoara. It is also an EFSUMB Ultrasound Learning Centre since 2014.

I Ioan Sporea
Leandro Fernandez on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE in Venezuela

The COE WFUMB-Venezuela initiated its activities in 2005 and since this year until 2017, we have had a number of attendees of 3,838 with a mean of 306 – 550 persons in each event. The lectures level have been basic, intermediate and advanced ultrasound with Workshops and Hands-on sessions.

L Leandro Fernandez
Michael Kawooya on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE in Kampala

Kampala WFUMB COE was launched in October 2004 with subsequent regular renewals. The aim of the WFUMB COE is to offer formal and continuing medical education (CME) courses in ultrasound.

M Michael Kawooya
Kanu Bala, MBBS, PhD, FRCP on ٠٦/١٢/٢٠١٨

WFUMB COE in Bangladesh

Due to increasing demands for education and training in ultrasonography, World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology [WFUMB] has decided to establish ‘WFUMB Center of Excellence’ at different continents. Accordingly First “WFUMB Center of Excellence” was established in Dhaka in 2004. On 24 February 2004 an agreement was signed between the Bangladesh Society of Ultrasonography [BSU] and the WFUMB for this purpose. Prof. Hiroki Watanabe-WFUMB President and Prof. Kanu Bala-BSU President signed the agreement on behalf of WFUMB and BSU.

K Kanu Bala, MBBS, PhD, FRCP