Friday, April 5 – Sunday, April 7, 2019

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Class Information

Registration begins at 7:00 AM on Friday. Arrive prior to 7:40 AM. If you are only attending an afternoon class, you may register at any time prior to 1:00 PM.

You will need a Photo ID. Course outlines will be distributed at registration on Friday. Included in your fee are course admission, comprehensive course outlines, light continental breakfast, and beverage breaks.

Morning Class Hours (each class all 3 days) 
Friday8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Sunday7:30 AM –11:15 AM
Afternoon Class Hours (each class all 3 days) 
Friday1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Saturday1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sunday12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Morning Classes

This course is especially designed for ultrasound professionals with little or no formal physics background. It includes specific preparation for the SICQ questions on the SPI exam. By simply attending this class, you satisfy all prerequisites to challenge the ARDMS SPI Physics exam

Taught by Lisa Schuler, RDMS, RVT. This Pediatric Sonography review is aimed at the sonographer seeking registry preparation and/or continuing medical education. You will receive an inclusive course outline containing a review of that material identified on the ARDMS exam content outline.

Afternoon Classes

Our abdominal course is an outstanding tutorial for image review. Approximately 800 ultrasound scans of normal anatomical spatial relationships and pathology are covered in this twelve hour program. This program is perfect for those committed to achieving ARDMS certification in Abdominal Sonography.

Combining stimulating, interactive educational style with computerized slides, video cases, and mock registry questions this course is the most efficient solution to earning RDCS or RCS credentials in adult echocardiography.

For the nurse, practitioner, fertility specialist, or registered sonographer, this program is also a perfect opportunity for continuing education. Physicians seeking an overview of Ob/Gyn sonography will find this course effective.

Our Vascular program is the largest, most effective and efficient method for technologists and physicians to prepare for RVT or RVS credentials. Extensive feedback from our past students has helped refine the course content which focuses on exam-relevant material.

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Hotel Information

Location

Sheraton Hotel – Station Square
300 W. Station Square Drive
Pittsburgh PA 15219
(412) 261-2000

Hotel Reservations

A block of rooms have been reserved for us at special seminar rate of $159. Make hotel reservations early and be sure to mention that you are with ESP Ultrasound.

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Airport Transportation

Uber is available to and from the airport.

Super Shuttle USA (800) 258-3826
Rates to hotel for $26 one-way and $50 roundtrip.

Taxi Fare is approximately $40-50 each way, which is preferred for parties of two or more.

Hint: Those people using the shuttle should purchase a oneway ticket from the airport to the seminar. At the end of the seminar on Sunday, the hotel’s bellman will be able to arrange shared taxi rides. This will be more convenient and less expensive for you.

Driving Directions

Please call hotel or click here for current and accurate driving directions. Please obtain current directions.

FROM THE EAST

  1. Take Interstate 376 West to the Grant Street Exit (71A).
  2. Turn left at the first light onto Fort Pitt Boulevard.
  3. Stay in the left lane and travel one block to Smithfield Street.
  4. Turn left at the light onto the Smithfield Street Bridge.
  5. Continue to the Station Square entrance located at the end of the bridge.

FROM THE PITTSBURGH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

  1. Take 376 East to Exit 69C
  2. Turn right and continue for approximately one mile
  3. Turn right and follow sign for Route 51 North – McKees Rocks/West End
  4. Be in the right lane at the light
  5. At next T-intersection, turn right toward Carson Street
  6. The hotel is approximately 1.5 miles on the left

FROM THE SOUTH

  1. Take Interstate 79 north to 376 East (Pittsburgh)
  2. Take 376 East to Exit 69C
  3. Turn right and continue for approximately one mile
  4. Turn right and follow sign for Route 51 North – McKees Rocks/West End
  5. Be in the right lane at the light
  6. At the next T-intersection, turn right toward Carson Street
  7. The hotel is approximately 1.5 miles on the left

FROM THE NORTH

  1. Take Interstate 79 South to I-279 South to Fort Pitt Bridge.
  2. Stay in the far right lane and exit 69C (just before the tunnel). This will put you on Carson Street. (Route 837).
  3. Turn right at the first light and follow the access road to the hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Parking Garage Information. Complementary high-speed internet in guest rooms and lobby area, indoor pool, whirlpool, and fitness center. Located in Station Square.