$120K for 8-9 clinical shifts a month
Ultrasound fellows scan a high volume of trauma,
critical care, & pediatric patients in our ED.
Our residents are well-versed in ultrasound and
enthusiastic about learning from faculty & fellows.
Our other departments, including ICU and anesthesia, are excited to learn point-of care ultrasound. There will be many interdepartmental teaching and learning opportunities throughout the hospital.
Well-known innovators in our field spearhead our department's International & Resuscitation fellowships. Opportunities to combine fellowship experiences, including maximizing critical care time and international travel will be encouraged.
Why Stony Brook Ultrasound?
As of July 2017, we have a new ultrasound fellowship underway with new faculty, new machines, and full departmental support.
Stony Brook provides outstanding faculty mentors in academic Emergency Medicine.
Our Ultrasound Fellows will become strong clinicians and teachers, as well as experienced sonographers.
Fellows will have full research support to develop and execute academic projects.
We have unique opportunities to collaborate with other Fellowship Programs.
We bill for all ultrasounds and are wirelessly integrated via QPathE.
Salary: $120K for 18-20 clinical hours/week
Overtime pay & Pediatrics shifts available
$6000 extra CME for travel and resources
Departmental research support
Weekly image review on QPathE
1-2 positions per year
2 Mindray M9
1 Mindray TE7
2 Mindray M7
2 Sonosite Edge II
2 Sonosite M-Turbo
HeartWorks TEE training
Clinical skills (SIM) lab with standardized patients
TEE probes coming soon
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound to Diagnose Dislocated Shoulders
Prehospital lung ultrasonography: how driving conditions and sonographer experience affect image quality and interpretation
Point of Care Ultrasound for the Evaluation of Suspected Appendicitis in Emergency Department Patients
Evaluation of an ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter insertion training program for Emergency Department Nurses
Ongoing Fellow projects:
Effectiveness of a 1-Hour Lung and Soft Tissue Ultrasound Curriculum Designed for Providers in a Resource-Limited Setting
The Diagnostic Accuracy of Bedside Ultrasound for Small Bowel Obstruction, a Prospective Study
Recent Ultrasound Publications
Secko, M., Reardon, L., Gottlieb, M., Adhikari S., Theodoro, J., Bailitz, J., Thode, H., Singer, A. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound to Diagnose Dislocated Shoulders (MUDDS) Study. Abstract presented at ACEP 2018.
Reardon L, Scheels W, Singer AJ, Reardon RF. Feasibility and Accuracy of Speckle Tracking Echocardiography in Emergency Department Patients: A Preliminary Study. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; accepted for publication August 2018.
Leonard, M., Reardon, L., Secko, M., Valenzuela, R. Left Atrial Rhabdomyosarcoma Diagnosed by Emergency Department Point-of-Care Echocardiography. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; accepted for publication June 2018.