Breast Ultrasound Skills and Ultrasound-Guided Wire Localization for Surgeons

November 15, 2024 | 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Course Highlights

  • 2-hour hands-on cadaver skills lab 
  • Overview of ultrasound, normal breast anatomy, benign vs malignant lesions
  • Indications and technique for ultrasound-guided breast procedures
  • Intraoperative ultrasound and wire localization
  • Starting your ultrasound practice

Course Chair: Dr. Nimmi S. Kapoor, MD FACS
Faculty: Dr. Carlie Thompson, Dr. Jennifer Baker, Dr. Mediget Teshome

Registration is limited. The cost of the course is covered by a Strategic Plan Aligned Project Grant from the UCLA Health Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. However, a deposit of $100 is required to hold your spot in the course which is returned to attendees only after participation.

To register, please contact Cianna Miller at [email protected]. For questions about the course, please contact Dr. Kapoor at [email protected].

Open to Cancer Center members and the broader UCLA community, including faculty, trainees and staff. This is not a public event.

Female Doctor Performing Ultrasound
BL 180 Center for Health Sciences
10833 Le Conte Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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