November 2017

Happy November OSUCOM!

Read on to discover what exciting ultrasound events we have planned for this month!

Ultrasound Fun from

American College of Emergency Physicians

in DC!

~Coming soon... the amazing Chrysalis (crystal-less) Probe from Butterfly~

~AI in ultrasound - Does auto calculations for you~

Have an idea for any aspect of USIG? Submit to our VIRTUAL IDEA BOX here!

Want to be more involved with USIG but don't know where to start? CLICK HERE TO CHAT WITH US!

Beginner Ultrasound

Intermediate Ultrasound

Advanced Ultrasound

  • Upcoming Sessions
    • Tuesday, November 7th, 5-7pm AUS Pregnancy pathology session, CSEAC 620
    • Tuesday, November 14th, 5-7:30 pm, 6th floor Prior - Pelvic Scan
  • Information about scan to precede session via email
  • Questions? Contact Amber,

*Medical Students of all training levels are welcome to attend AUS Path Lectures

Honors Ultrasound

  • Honors Ultrasound Events
    • Thursday, November 9th, 5-7pm, HUS Scanning Session, 6th floor Prior
  • Questions? Contact Dr. Bahner

Trained Simulated Ultrasound Patient (TSUP)

  • Become a TSUP! Follow the instructions found here!
  • Sign up for scans here!
  • TSUP Models are still needed for the following dates in November:
    • Monday, November 13th, 3pm-5pm - AMHBC Workshop
  • Questions? Contact Kyle and Jess at


  • Opportunities to Proctor
    • Tuesday, November 14th, 5-7:30 pm, 6th floor Prior - BUS/IUS/AUS
    • Monday, November 20th, 3-5pm, 6th floor Prior - MSK Ultrasound US
    • Tuesday, November 28th, 3-5pm, 6th floor Prior - MSK Ultrasound US
    • Wednesday, November 29th, 3-5pm, 6th floor Prior - MSK Ultrasound US
  • If you haven't already signed up to be a proctor, fill out this survey in order to get on the email list!
  • If you have signed up to be a proctor, then sign up for sessions HERE!
  • If you have questions, contact Max Scoville -

Communities of Practice (COPs)

COPs are groups of doctors and students dedicated to advancing US within a specialty.

  • Emergency Medicine: Sign up for ED scanning shifts (open to all M2s-M4s)!
    • Note that we are temporarily stopping the ED scans for the month of November due to the high volume of learners, but they'll be back soon!
  • Want get involved by leading a COP? Fill out this survey!
    • If you've already filled out the survey, you'll be hearing from us soon about meeting with other leaders to get started.
  • Questions? Contact Michael or Sean!

Ultrasound Research Interest Group (USRIG)

  • Through USRIG we hope to enhance the efforts of research in ultrasound at the medical student level. Stay tuned for more opportunities to get involved!
  • Second USRIG Lecture: How to do a Lit Search!
  • Questions? Contact USRIG President Rohit Menon

USIG Engagement Committee

  • If you have any questions, concerns, or ideas for USIG, you can submit feedback anonymously.
  • Upcoming Events
    • Games, competitions, social events, extra scanning sessions - we'll keep you updated as we confirm dates and activities!
  • Questions or comments? Contact Michael!


March 24, 2018

SONOSLAM Med Student Ultrasound Competition

in NYC!


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Tweet us your answer!

Get to know your Executive Board!

Question of the Month:

For what are you most thankful?

(1) Serious Answers

(2) Then Humorous Answers :)

Student Leaders

President - Antoinette Pusateri, M4

(1) My Family

(2) JT Barrett IV et al in win v. Penn State!

Vice President - Charles McCombs, M3

(1) The opportunity to take care of people

(2) Upper Arlington Turkey Trot!

Secretary - Yalan Vu, M2

Treasurer - Toacca Taylor, M2

(1) Another year of life #ScorpioSeason

(2) Southern style thanksgiving dinner

Education Coordinator - Max Scoville, M4

Senior Communities of Practice Coordinator - Michael Howell, M3

(1) Good friends, family, and food

(2) So far I've survived ID at NCH!

Junior Communities of Practice Coordinator - Sean McDermott, M2

BUS/TSUP Coordinators - Kyle McAtee, M2

(1) Friends and Family

(2) Charles McCombs

Jess Wolf, M2

(1) My husband

(2) My husband's cooking

IUS Coordinators - Martina Diaz, M2

Anthony Vargas, M2

(1) Charles McCombs

(2) Friends and Family

AUS Coordinator - Amber Gombash, M3

Industry Relations Coordinator - Nayan Shah, M2

(1) LeBron James

(2) LeBron James

Webmaster - Jimmy Moley, M2

(1) Friends and Family

(2) Cleveland sports

USRIG President - Rohit Menon, M2

USRIG Vice President - Lauren Mamer, M4

Faculty Advisors:

David Bahner, MD, RDMS


Creagh Boulger, MD, RDMS

(1) All of you students... and my kids :)

(2) Snapchat