Essentials of Ultrasound and Hand-Eye-Coordination

why you should join

The fastest way to start using ultrasound with nerve blocks is to attend our next “Essentials of Ultrasound and Hand-Eye-Coordination workshop”. Do not miss it this June 4th or December 3rd in Weehawken, New Jersey. This workshop is crafted for practitioners with LIMITED experience with ultrasound.

This 4-hour program is jam-packed with practical material for novices in a “ZERO-TO-HERO” format for the fastest to using ultrasound with nerve blocks and IV access!

During this Masterclass workshop, you will receive one-on-one guidance, using NYSORA’s latest educational tools NYSORA SIMULATORS™. The NYSORA SIMULATORS realistically simulate human anatomy, fascial sheets, peripheral nerves, and vascular structures. They have a skin-like feel and allow endless hand-eye practice in a simulated environment before applying the learned skills to patients, with a maximum one ultrasound machine per two delegates and at least 80% hands-on training.

Simulation provides an opportunit for trainees to gain repetitive procedural practice in the performance of nerve blocks while eliminating potential harm to patients. This 4-hour workshop is the fastest way for beginners to learn ultrasound-guided nerve blocks.

Testimonials by NYSORA Workshop Delegates


Register now and get the early bird discounted price:
$ $695
  • Operate an ultrasound machine;
  • Optimize the image for best success;
  • Perform the five essential probe ultrasound maneuvers;
  • Identify nerves, fascicles, tendons, blood vessels, bone, muscle, and fascial planes with ultrasound;
  • Quickly acquire Hand-Eye Coordination Skills practicing needle guidance on NYSORA SIMULATORS©.


Afternoon course (1PM to 5PM)

  • Correctly prepare all components to acquire an ultrasound image: Ultrasound gel and the correct transducer.
  • Turn on the machine and adjust the initial setup
  • Recognize the settings on the device
  • Adjust the depth
  • Adjust the frequency
  • Adjust the focus
  • Adjust the gain
  • Apply the color Doppler
  • Adjust Time Gain Compensation

Demonstrate the 5 core transducer manoeuvres to obtain and optimize
images and understand their utility in clinical practice.

  • P: Pressure
  • A: Alignment
  • R: Rotation
  • T: Tilt
  • H: Heeling

Identify nerves, fascicles, tendons, blood vessels, bone, muscle, and fascial planes.

Demonstrate the ability to guide the needle using both in-plane or out-of-plane in order to reach a specific target.

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Do not miss the early bird registration with a discounted price and:

Sheraton Hotel, Weehawken, NJ

June 4, 2021
December 3, 2021

directions to the venue

Sheraton Hotel, Weehawken, NJ

500 Harbor Blvd, Weehawken, NJ 07086, United States

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Cancellations made more than 1 calendar month in advance will receive 50% refund of fees paid

Cancellations within 1 month of workshop date will receive no refund of fees paid

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Sheraton Hotel
500 Harbor Blvd
Weehawken, 07086
New Jersey

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NYSORA provides the most efficient education anywhere. NYSORA’s instructors are selected among the real-world experts who are the best-of-the-best, who use NYSORA’s step-by-step proven educational strategies and tools you can apply immediately to your practice. When you leave a NYSORA course, you will bring home the knowledge and inspiration to start transforming your practice.

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As in the past events, a professional photographer/videographer may take photos and/or videos of participants at the Masterclass programs and events. These photos and videos are for NYSORA use only and may appear on NYSORA’s website, in printed brochures, or other promotional materials. Attendees’ registration grants NYSORA permission and consent for use of this photography and video.