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EMUGs New Zealand would like to invite POCUS enthusiasts from across New Zealand to attend a special POCUS mini symposium on the beautiful Tutukaka Coast home of some of the most beautiful coast line in NZ. 7th & 8th December 2018
Tutukaka, Northland, New Zealand
TICKETS Tickets Range from $54 - $482 NZD Click Here for more information and tickets Click Here For UIE's ECHO Course Click here for AAA EFAST workshop details
We have put together an exciting 2 days pitched at all levels, incorporating an EMUGs Clinical Leaders Meeting (open to all EMUGs members) a state of the art educational afternoon and two workshops for both the novice and advanced practitioner of POCUS. Day 1 - Friday 7th December  MORNING - EMUGS Clinical Leaders MeetingClinical leaders meeting for all those interested in progressing the practice of POCUS in ED and other clinical environments. This includes senior and junior doctors and sonographers. AFTERNOON - Educational SessionsThe highlight of the day will be a smo…
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The Educational sessions are designed to entertain and engage enthusiastic POCUS practioners from many specialties, including Rural Hospitalists , Emergency Doctors, Physicians, community doctors and Nurse practitioners . 

"Ted Talks" style rapid fire

1: 1400 hrs Introduction and Special Guest 
This will be a video Link to an overseas special guest - 10minutes ( 20 max ) 2: 1420 (latest)
Cardiac POCUS
2:Dr Chris Wong - Echocardiologist and Anaesthetist 
Chris is a full time Anaesthetist in Whangarei Hospital Northland. He also has a qualification in Echocardiography and runs Echo clinics for our local population . 

His Topic is : Echocardiography the ED 
Transthoracic echocardiography is extremely valuable for decision making in the ED.It is an invaluable tool for diagnosing the undifferentiated patient. Furthermore, it can help with the management of patients. Focussed echo is tool that an emergency physician can defiantly add to their skill set .