SonoWorld.com Launches On-Demand Masters Lecture Series.Worldwide Ultrasound ultrasound or sonography, in medicine, technique that uses sound waves to study and treat hard-to-reach body areas. In scanning with ultrasound, high-frequency sound waves are transmitted to the area of interest and the returning echoes recorded Resource Provides Education Without Borders A number of NGOs have adopted the "Without Borders" tag, inspired by Doctors without Borders.
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Use of ultrasound to obtain images for medical diagnostic purposes. . Ultrasound professionals can view these interactive lectures at their own computer, on demand. The SonoWorld web site (http://www.sonoworld.com) functions as a virtual conference center where participants can learn the most up-to-date and innovative sonography sonography: see ultrasound techniques from world-renowned researchers, clinicians and educators. There is no cost for registered SonoWorld members.
SonoWorld Members Learn Directly From Ultrasound Pioneers and Experts
From reviewing the basics to presenting innovative state-of-the-art research and technique, the SonoWorld Masters Lecture Series offers ultrasound professionals a unique opportunity to enhance their skills and knowledge.
Christopher R. B. Merritt, MD, Director of Medical Content Development for SonoWorld's Masters Lecture Series, says, "In an ever-evolving field like ultrasound, one of the most important means of learning is to interact with and learn from the pioneers and experts who understand the topic through their own research and clinical application after years in the field. SonoWorld is fortunate to feature lecturers of this stature stature /sta·ture/ (stach´ur) the height or tallness of a person standing.stat´ural
The height of a person.
the height of an animal in the standing position. and in-depth experience who are also expert in disseminating dis·sem·i·nate
v. dis·sem·i·nat·ed, dis·sem·i·nat·ing, dis·sem·i·nates
1. To scatter widely, as in sowing seed.
2. their knowledge in these didactic di·dac·tic
Of or relating to medical teaching by lectures or textbooks as distinguished from clinical demonstration with patients. sessions."
Potential to Improve Healthcare Worldwide
Barry B. Goldberg, MD, Chairman, SonoWorld Medical Advisory Board, says, "Previously this level of material has been available almost exclusively at conventions and conferences in a live format and has reached only the few individuals fortunate enough to attend a live event. The Masters Lecture Series provides educational resources to thousands of people online every day, including many practitioners in developing countries. Ultimately, we hope that this resource will contribute to more effective healthcare delivery worldwide."
SonoWorld brings free or low-cost educational materials and information to the global ultrasound community. The founders and staff are widely recognized for their contributions to clinical ultrasound, education, research, training and industry, and for their commitment to quality education. SonoWorld's Masters Lecture Series is the latest addition to the outstanding collection of educational materials available through SonoWorld and represents the culmination of a year-long project to bring together the world's best teachers in ultrasound to share their expertise with the global ultrasound community.