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Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS

Oregon Vascular Specialists, Bend, OR

Sara graduated from Seattle University’s diagnostic Ultrasound Program in 2013. She worked for the University of Washington DE Strandness Jr. Vascular Lab for 4 years where she was lucky enough to have extensive venous training with Dr. Mark Meissner who jump stated her involvement with the American Vein and Lymphatic Society, Society for Vascular Ultrasound and American Venous Forum. She is currently the vascular lab manager for Oregon Vascular Specialists in Bend, Oregon with Dr. Wayne Nelson and Dr. Jason Jundt.

Sessions

Lower Extremity Evaluation

Presented by Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS, John Carson, MD RPVI FACS, Rick Dubin, AAS-DMS RVT RDMS, Donna Kelly, RVT RPhS RDMS in Thursday September 10th at 11:30 AM on Thursday, September 10th.

VENOUS: Lower Extremity Evaluation -- Moderator -- Jill Sommerset, BS RVT  Importance of and How to Perform the History and Physical Examination in the Patient with Varicose Veins - This Will Guide The Ultrasound Examination -- John Carson, MD RPVI FACS Optimizing The Patient And The Equipment To Maximize The Experience For The Sonographer: Focus on…

Lunch and Learn

Presented by Jessy Farris, MHS RVT RPhS, Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS, Marresa Houle BS RDMS RPhS RVT, Donna Kelly, RVT RPhS RDMS, Mariah Elliott, BS RVT RPhS in Thursday September 10th at 1:00 PM on Thursday, September 10th.

Joint AVLS/SVU Session -- Moderator -- Sara Skjonsberg, BS RVT RPhS Clinical Examination for the Venous Sonographer -- Donna Kelly, RVT RPhS RDMS Lymphedema, Lipedema, What is the cause of this swollen limb? -- Jessy Farris, MHS RVT RPhS Non-Saphenous Sources of Reflux -- Marresa Houle, BS RVT RPhS RDMS Complicated Lower Extremity Venous Case Review --…

Pelvic Venous Disorders

Presented by Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS, Mark Meissner, MD, Mariah Elliott, BS RVT RPhS, Nicos Labropoulos, PhD MS BS RVT in Thursday September 10th at 5:00 PM on Thursday, September 10th.

Pelvic Venous Disorders -- Moderator --  Jill Sommerset, BS RVT How and When I Use Duplex Ultrasound: Clinical Signs and Symptoms and Diagnostic Findings That Should Prompt An Evaluation For Pelvic Venous Disorders -- Mark Meissner, MD  Venous Duplex Ultrasound Protocols, Techniques and Tips for Evaluation for Pelvic Venous Disorders Part 1 -- Sara Skjonsberg, BS RVT…

*Combined Panel Discussion

Presented by Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS, John Carson, MD RPVI FACS, Brian Sapp, RVT RPhS, Mark Meissner, MD, Mariah Elliott, BS RVT RPhS, Nicos Labropoulos, PhD MS BS RVT in Thursday September 10th at 7:35 PM on Thursday, September 10th.

Faculty listed below *Live elements will be recorded. Recordings will appear 7-10 days after the conference to allow for post-processing of video files.

Abdominal Imaging: Image Optimization, Screening, Post-Operative Surveillance And Case Based Learning

Presented by Joseph Polak, MD MPH, Laurence Needleman, MD, Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS, M. Robert De Jong, RDMS, RVT, RDCS, FAIUM, FSDMS, Melissa Warren, MHSc RVT RVS in Saturday September 12th at 8:40 AM on Saturday, September 12th.

ABDOMINAL: Abdominal Imaging: Image Optimization, Screening, Post-Operative Surveillance And Case Based Learning -- Moderator -- Joseph Polak, MD MPH AAA Screening: Who, Why And When -- Laurence Needleman, MD Ultrasound Imaging Protocol For AAA Surveillance -- Melissa Warren, RVT Case Based Learning – Complications and Interesting Ultrasound Findings Post EVAR Repair --  Joseph Polak, MD MPH Renal Artery…

*Panel Discussion

Presented by Joseph Polak, MD MPH, Laurence Needleman, MD, Sara Skjonsberg BS RVT RPhS, M. Robert De Jong, RDMS, RVT, RDCS, FAIUM, FSDMS, Melissa Warren, MHSc RVT RVS in Saturday September 12th at 9:45 AM on Saturday, September 12th.

*Live elements will be recorded. Recordings will appear 7-10 days after the conference to allow for post-processing of video files.

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SVU Virtual Conference Vision 2020 Logo

September 9-12, 2020

Virtual

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SVU 2020 Virtual Conference: Vision 2020 will be the most exciting vascular conference of the year, with debates, real-time imaging, and scientific sessions designed to allow the audience to pose questions and interact with presenters, an engaging Marketplace to see exciting new products, and ‘Clash of the Titans’ debates on hot topics!