SAIT Sonography Workshop

Oct 20, 2017 06:30PM to Oct 22, 2017 03:30PM
SAIT's Main Campus in Calgary, Alberta

Vascular Sonography Workshop 

This comprehensive workshop offered by the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) and PHILIPS Canada combining lecture and lab is designed for Sonographers, Radiologists and Residents who are interested in refreshing, learning or improving their Doppler skills.

Lectures are focused on:

  • Doppler physics and optimization
  • Pathophysiology of the carotid, vertebral and subclavian arteries
  • Upper and lower extremity veins
  • Vasculature of the liver

Participants will be provided with the opportunity to practice hands-on scanning of live models with and without pathology in a lab setting with a low “student to patient” ratio.

Admission Requirements

All Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Sonographers with all level of experience are welcome.
  • All participants must be registered with Sonography Canada or ARDMS or registry eligible.

Date and Location

The three day workshop will be held at SAIT’s main campus in Calgary, Alberta on the following dates:

Friday, October 20, 2017        6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Saturday, October 21, 2017    7:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Sunday, October 22, 2017      7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Participants must attend all of the above dates.

Financial Matters

Tuition Fee $575

CME/CPD Credits

Participants are eligible to receive 13 Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits.


Contact SAIT Student Services at 403.284.SAIT or 1.877.284.SAIT or visit with course code DMST-105.


For additional information contact instructor Lori Arndt at or coordinator Liz Bronson at

Upcoming Related Courses

Please note that SAIT will soon be offering a new series of Musculoskeletal (MSK) workshops at SAIT in 2018.
Workshops will include:

DMST-106 Shoulder Ultrasound
DMST-107 Elbow, Wrist and Hand Ultrasound
DMST-108 Hip, Thigh and Knee Ultrasoun
DMST-109 Calf, Ankle and Foot Ultrasound

Detailed information will be posted on our website at

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