About Global Ultrasound Institute

A community of expert POCUS educators and practitioners who are passionate about sharing their craft globally.

World-Class POCUS Educators

GUSI is led by co-founders Kevin Bergman, MD and Mena Ramos, MD, leaders in POCUS education who have trained over 1,000 residents and attending physicians from 15 countries to date. They are joined by 30+ POCUS instructors representing specialities as diverse as internal medicine, family medicine, emergency medicine, pediatrics, cardiology, critical care, pre-hospital/EMS, global health, and more.

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Our Mission

POCUS is rapidly becoming a standard of care for clinicians and the fifth pillar of physical examination. This is because POCUS has the power to transform bedside diagnosis, clinical decision making, and procedures, regardless of medical speciality. It has great value for every medical professional that performs a physical exam. Indeed, POCUS is the future of medicine.

Unfortunately, POCUS is still not widely used in most speciality areas. There is a lack of accessible ultrasound training available to clinicians who want to become confident, competent POCUS practitioners. 

GUSI meets this critical need by equipping medical professionals of all experience levels and specialties with comprehensive POCUS skills through proven education models.

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