Ultrasound Course


The Basic Course element will run over the first 1.5 days and cover all aspects of basic PoCUS

Day 1 - 21/03/2019 Thursday Afternoon - Basic Course   

13.00   Welcome / Registration

13.30   PoCUS   - a fundamental change in how you practice medicine (L)

14.00   Ultrasound Physics  - How to drive the machine   (L)

14.30   Practical   -  Machine operation

15.10    eFAST

15.40    Aorta /IVC

16.00    Coffee

16.20     Practical eFAST and Aorta

17.20     Pathology  ( L)

17.50     Close day 1

Day 2 - 22/03/2019 Friday - Basic course

09.00    Welcome

09.10     Basic Cardiac views

09.30    Practical – Getting the Cardiac views

10.30     Cardiac Arrest and Shock (L)

11.10  Coffee

11.30      Practical Procedures (L)    needling

12.00     Practical Session

12.50    Cases  (L) 

13.30    Lunch

14.30 - 17.00   Practical Scanning

Rotation between Cardiac / Fast / Aorta / IVC  / Lung

16.30  European Credentialising  EuSEM Course

Day 3 - 23/03/2019 Saturday Morning - Advanced course

09.00  Welcome and explanation of day

09.15   The future of PoCUS - beyond a basic skill – An essential resuscitation tool


Separate into one of three streams running at the same time 

Prehospital /  Paediatric /  Resuscitative PoCUS

Saturday Morning Streams
Pre Hospital

10.00 – 10.30

Specific Considerations of PreHospital PoCUS

10.30 – 11.00

PoCUS that makes a difference Pre Hospital

11.00 – 11.20


11.20 – 12.00

Scenario Session 1

12.00 – 13.00

Scenario Session 2

13.00 – 13.15

Potentials for training

Future Developments


10.00– 11.00


11.00 – 11.20


11.20 – 12.20

Paediatric Ultrasound Skills

12.20 – 13.30

Practical Scanning

13.30 –13. 45

Potentials for training

Future Developments

PoCUS in Resuscitation

10.00 – 11.00

Scenarios 1

11.00 – 11.20


11.20 – 12.30

Scenario Session 2

12.30 – 13.30

Advanced Haemodynamics  - fluid responsiveness and shock


13.30 – 13.45

Potentials for training

Future Developments

Day 3 - 23/03/2019 Saturday Afternoon - Advanced course

14.00 – 17.00 The Ultrasound Bazaar    

The opportunity to extend your knowledge / consolidate previously learnt skills

There will be 12 stations available – choose any 4 you wish to attend

  1. Aorta
  2. eFAST
  3. DVT
  4. Cardiac
  5. Advanced Cardiac
  6. Shock Protocols – RUSH
  7. Advanced Physics
  8. Basic MSK
  9. Opthalmic
  10. Procedures
  11. Advanced Lung
  12. Abdominal / 1st Trimester


Venue: Institute of Forensic Medicine - Strada Buna Vestire nr. 4, Iași 700455, Romania


Please register early, space is limited to 60 participants. 

Non- EUSEM members: €450

EUSEM Member: €250

*CREC EUSEM member: €150

*CREC (currency-restricted) countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia (FYR), Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine
Please note that ‘currency-restricted country’ refers to the country in which you are currently working and not to your country of origin.

Please note that membership discount is only applicable if you first buy a EUSEM membership.
(For example: students from a CREC country, pay € 54,00 to become a EUSEM-member)

Here you can find the fees of our membership. 


Please create a MYEUSEM profile at this LINK. If you already have a MYEUSEM profile then you just need to log in to your account.

Creating a MYEUSEM profile is free of charge. After profile is created you can log in to your account and click on the 'Ultrasound Course' button and the application process will begin.

We have only 60 seats available at the course, the seats are given on a first come first served basis.

The official course language is English. It is expected that all participants can understand and express themselves in English.


  • I understand there is no cancellation policy. If I withdraw I am not entitled to a refund. 
  • I understand that if I do not receive a visa in time to attend the course I am not entitled to a refund.
  • I understand that if the course is cancelled for national security reasons EUSEM is not responsible for loss or costs incurred.


  • The visa letter will be downloadable from your course application profile after successful payment. We are not sending it via email, it is automatically generated from the system.

          After payment you can click on the button ‘Download visa letter’.

  • EUSEM membership discount is only applicable if it was purchased before course registration. No refunds will be made if membership has been purchased later.

  • It can be that you can’t register because your MYEUSEM profile is incomplete. Please check if all the required fields are filled in.