March 28, 2018, NYC- As only the second American recipient of the Spanish Medical Society CME Diploma, Dr. Robert Bard (of Bard Cancer Diagnostics, NYC) was an honored recipient at the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Annual Convention on March 28 at New York Hilton in NYC. This medical event is for ultrasound professionals from various medical disciplines and specialty areas who perform and interpret ultrasound examination.
Grantees of this special award include Dr. Ximena Wortsman (center) publisher of 2 major textbooks on skin sonogram-from Santiago Chile. Also presenting this award to Dr. Bard is the President of the International Dermal Ultrasound Group- Dr. Fernando Alfageme - one of the leading dermatologists from Madrid, Spain who wrote the first textbook of Dermal Sonography. This award grants Dr. Bard an Honorary Membership to the Spanish Ultrasound Society recognizing his teaching work in European and Spanish Congresses. Only a small handful of American professionals are awarded this honor- including Dr Marnix Van Holsbeeck, president of the International Musculoskeletal Society and Sports Doctor for the Detroit Redwings and The Denver Broncos.
- basic science and instrumentation
- cardiovascular ultrasound
- contrast-enhanced ultrasound
- dermatologic ultrasound
- fetal echocardiography
- general and abdominal ultrasound
- gynecologic ultrasound
- high-frequency clinical and preclinical imaging
- interventional-intraoperative ultrasound
- musculoskeletal ultrasound
- obstetric ultrasound
- pediatric ultrasound
- point-of-care ultrasound
- ultrasound in resource limited-areas and
- therapeutic ultrasound
Presentations also exposed all attendees to new information about state-of-the-art ultrasound research, practice advanced ultrasound skills for more effective diagnosis-- all for the directive of applying new knowledge and clinical skills from this event for improving patient care.
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