University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, IA


(September 1991- June 1994)

  • Performed a variety of ultrasound examinations which included:
    • Abdomen
    • Intracavitary
    • Neonatal Heads
    • Vascular and Abdominal Doppler including Color Flow and Power Doppler
    • Carotid
    • Small Parts
    • Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Transcranial Doppler
    • Abdomen
    • Interventional/Invasive Procedures (transplantation, biopsies, needle aspirations)
    • Organ Transplantation
    • Peripheral Vascular Doppler
  • Obtained a high level of understanding of equipment operation, cross-sectional anatomy, and pathophysiology.
  • Advised and evaluated ultrasound students on academic and clinical issues.
  • Helped upgrade the ultrasound examination protocols to ensure better patient care.
  • Provided educational information to patients and/or families regarding ultrasound procedures.
  • Trained new sonographers in operation of ultrasound instruments and quality control checks of the ultrasound systems.



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