Cardiac/ Resp Workshop

MUSIG will be hosting a Lung and SubX Ultrasound workshop on Tuesday, October 29th and will be using our brand new Butterfly iQ -Ultrasound machines!

Make sure you sign up below and get a chance to try these state of the art, handheld ultrasound machines for yourself!

WHEN: Tuesday October 29, 2019
WHERE: McIntyre Medical Building. rm 204

SESSION 1: 6 – 7:30pm – 9 students
SESSION 2: 7:30 – 9:00pm – 9 students

Spots will be filled on first-come, first-serve basis.
SIGN UP sheet will be available below on Wednesday, October 23 at 12 noon.

See you then!

UPDATE: Event is FULL. Thanks to all participants!

MTL-SONO Update!

MUSIG is hosting its first annual ultrasound conference in Eastern Canada. As the event is approaching, the team has been able to plan an extremely hands-on and educational schedule during our two-day conference. Our event includes:

Some of the top instructors in Canada,

Small group workshops in cardiology, respiratory, nephrology, musculoskeletal, ophthalmology, with advanced scans on nerve blocks, IV insertion, and procedures, 

Two streams, core and advanced, at the early bird price of 450$ and 625$.

Let us know if you’re attending and share with your friends on Facebook. 

We want to thank our sponsors for this event,

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We present to you our first Eastern POCUS conference: MTL-SONO

Attention all Canadian students, residents, and ultrasound fans!

MUSIG is extremely proud to present the FIRST Eastern point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) conference. Our mission: bring together residents and students from across the region for two days of POCUS education by some of the top ultrasound instructors in Canada.

When: November 9-10, 2019.

Who: Canadian medical students and residents.

Why: We understand how expensive POCUS courses are for trainees and want to offer excellent ultrasound instruction for an affordable price while fostering inter-university collaboration and knowledge exchange.

Update: Our CORE STREAM is now a CPoCUS accredited introductory course for students and residents looking to begin their journey towards Independent Practitioner (IP) certification!

What does it include: 

  1. Two streams, CORE and ADVANCED;
  2. A PLENARY TALK by Dr. Joel Turner and Dr. Greg Hall.
  3. Short didactic LECTURES
  4. FREE food!

For more information, make sure you take a look at our website.

Follow us on Twitter for more updates on our event!

 

OSCE Prep Day: Thank You!

Our OSCE Prep Day was a blast! We want to congratulate and thank all our participants for their effort, hard work, and dedication during this day. We had a total of 80 participants for our event!

We would also like to thank our MUSIG members involved with the planning of the event and for participating during. Without our tutors, we could not have made it!

For further feedback on our event, please see our feedback section.

Make sure to take a peek at our gallery for more pictures of our event!

Med-1 OSCE Prep Day

2nd annual Med1 OSCE Prep Day at JGH

MUSIG is hosting its 2nd annual Med1 OSCE Prep Day on June 1st at the Jewish General Hospital! Students will receive a complete review of FMD ultrasound concepts and skills to prepare for the FMD Ultrasound OSCE through hands-on training with a focus on OSCE-style cases. Multiple 1.5-hour sessions throughout the day. See you there!

When: 2019-06-01 9:00am-5:00pm
Where: Jewish General Hospital

Who: all students in their first year that desire to review their FMD curriculum before the OSCE. It will be taught by our MUSIG instructors, 3rd and 4th-year medical students!

 

Please sign up on the sheet. There is a 10$ deposit.

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MUSIG Supporting Young Black Students

MUSIG is excited to be collaborating for the first time with McGill’s SYBS (Supporting Young Black Students)! We will be holding a collaborative night on March 29, where we will be teaching high school students the basics of ultrasound and to encourage their passion in health sciences!

We want to thank the SYBS group for this great outreach opportunity. For more information, feel free to take a look at their Facebook page. 

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A Big Thank You #McGill24!

Thank you to everyone who helped support the McGill Ultrasound Interest Group during #McGill24!!! We have managed to raise over 50% of our goal and we can only thank all of you! We are very #McGillProud! We will continue to make efforts and raise money for the remaining 9 weeks of our Seeds of Change so that we may achieve our goal! Please stay tuned for our future events and updates! Thank you again!

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