Endobronchial Ultrasound Course 2014 (EBUS Course)

Durham, NC US
September 12, 2014



8:00-8:30 am

Registration and continental breakfast



8:30-8:35 am

Welcoming Remarks

Momen Wahidi, MD


Basics of Endoscopic Ultrasound

Carla Lamb, MD

9:00-9:25 am

EBUS Mediastinal Anatomy


Kamran Mahmood, MD

9:25-9:50 am

Rapid On-Site Evaluation: Review and Tips from the Pathologist

Michael Shealy, MD


9:50-10:10 am

Current Approach to Lung Cancer Staging

David Feller-Kopman, MD

10:10-10:15 am

Questions and Answers


10:15-10:30 am



10:30-11:00 am

Endobronchial Ultrasound: Real Time Guidance of TBNA

Momen Wahidi, MD


11:00-11:30 am

Radial Endobronchial Ultrasound

Alexander Chen, MD

11:30-11:50 am

Molecular Testing in lung cancer

Rabih Bechara, MD

         11:50 – 12:00 pm

Questions and Answers


12:10-12:40 pm





12:50 pm -5:00 pm

Hands-on stations


  • EBUS practice on live animals
  • EBUS simulators
  • EBUS on airway model, Station #1
  • EBUS on airway models, Station #2
  • Pathology specimen handling and Radial endobronchial ultrasound  
  • Case Discussion

















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  • In the upper right hand corner of the Ethos Home Page, type in the name of the course, Endobronchial Ultrasound Course 2014 (EBUS Course), in the search bar.
  • Click on the web link which will then direct you to the course landing page.
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  • Upon completion of registration, a confirmation email will be sent providing the course details.

Learning Objectives

• Discuss current guidelines for lung cancer staging
• Learn mediastinal anatomy and relationships between lymph nodes and vascular structure
• Describe the technique of Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 7.50 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
Registration Expires: 
Activity Starts: 
09/12/2014 - 8:00am
Activity Ends: 
09/12/2014 - 5:00pm
Searle Center
10 Searle Center Drive
Durham, NC 27710
United States


Available Credit

  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 7.50 Attendance


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