A successful WFUMB Webinar event took place on 8th January 2019, 7 PM CET titled - IMpocus: The Current State & Exciting Future of Ultrasound Use in Internal Medicine on 8th January 2019, 7 PM CET. Expert speakers from the event were:
The PAHO/WHO Radiological Health Program in collaboration with the World Federation of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology and the International Foundation for Sonography Research and Education offered two lectures:
Michael Blaivas, MD, MBA, FACEP, FAIUM on 06/25/2018
The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) had an active several months including a very successful annual convention this March in New York City. The meeting was a success and continued the expansion of AIUM as a leader in ultrasound for multiple specialties around North America. A relatively new feature is the Sonogames, which were repeated again this year. The sonogames is an ultrasound knowledge and skill competition among teams of medical students from around North America heralding from schools which are now teaching ultrasound as part of medical education.
A successful AFSUMB Congress was held on May 25, 2018, in Seoul. During the Congress a WFUMB - AFSUMB Education Forum was conducted. View the photos below from these events. Click on each photo to enlarge and click again to shrink.
In 2016 a new WFUMB Center of Education was opened in Chișinău, Republic of Moldova. The center is coordinated by the Ultrasonography Training Center of the "Nicolae Testemițanu" University of Medicine Chișinău.