EMsono is a comprehensive, web-based emergency ultrasound education experience designed by Robert Blankenship, MD, FACEP and Robert Jones, DO, FACEP to meet the needs of busy health care professionals.
Dr. Blankenship and Dr. Jones are passionate about providing an on demand, engaging learning curriculum that goes beyond the confines of books and PowerPoint presentations. From the comfort of their home or office, participants can use EMSono to watch state-of-the-art interactive, multimedia presentations, review current journal articles, challenge growth with interesting cases, and discuss ideas in secure forums. As Dr. Blankenship and Dr. Jones like to say, if a picture is worth a thousand words and a video is worth a million words, then EMSono—with all its features—is priceless.
Robert Jones DO, FACEP
Director, Emergency Ultrasound
MetroHealth Medical Center
Professor, Case Western Reserve Medical School
Past President, ACEP Ultrasound Section
Dr. Robert Jones has been performing point-of-care ultrasounds since 1991 and has developed and led emergency ultrasound programs at several emergency medicine residency programs. Dr. Jones has served as president of ACEP’s ultrasound section and has authored handbooks, textbook chapters, policy statements and research articles on point-of-care ultrasound. Dr. Jones is the author of the on-line materials at EMSONO.COM as well as the SONOBRIDGE ultrasound curriculum and has incorporated thousands of cases obtained over the past 20 years into the modules.
Robert Blankenship, MD, FACEP
Director, Emergency Medicine
US Acute Care Solutions
Dr. Robert Blankenship has been performing point-of-care ultrasounds since 1997 and has developed and led emergency ultrasound programs at several emergency medicine residency programs. Dr. Blankenship was instrumental in promoting ultrasound use on the battlefield and has trained many non-traditional sonographers for the United States Special Forces Command. His interests and expertise in the field of technology have helped EMSono develop its highly interactive web education materials that are now used by thousands of physicians, residents, medical students and PAs.