Canadian Point of Care Ultrasound Society (CPoCUS)

Canadian Point of Care Ultrasound Society (CPoCUS) is a not-for-promote organization dedicated to promoting the safe and effective use of PoCUS. Rigorous standards of training and quality assurance are cornerstones of the Society’s mission. Member benefits include: achieve IP certification, earn CME credits, receive society newsletters, access CORE curriculum with videos, access image/video database, and much more!

EDE Bootcamp Program

The EDE Bootcamp Program is a series of three day workshops designed to give you the confidence and skills to use PoCUS independently, immediately post bootcamp completion. Created by PoCUS pioneer and visionary, Greg Hall. Bootcamps include EDE CORE, EDE RESUS, EDE DIAGNOSTIC and EDE MSK. Includes a comprehensive Instructor Program and IP Challenge Program.

EDE – Emergency Department Echo

EDE – Emergency Department Echo. Canada’s original PoCUS Course! It is the most highly rated introductory ultrasound course in North America. Learn to use PoCUS to detect global cardiac activity, pericardial effusions, AAA’s, intra-abdominal hemorrhage, and intra-uterine pregnancies.

Emergency Department Echo (EDE) 2 Course

Emergency Department Echo (EDE) 2 Course is an advanced PoCUS one day course that will take the seasoned practitioner to the next level. Leading edge, interactive online precourse tutorials with a full day of supervised scans on live models.


EDE3 is a three day program held once per year that explores cutting edge, new, advanced POCUS applications. Topics can include RV cardiac assessment, cardiac diastology/valvulopathy, regional anesthesia, TEE, cricothyrotomy assistance, testicular torsion, transcranial scan, and many more.


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La M.E.UF.

La M.E.UF. (French slang for “the chick”) stands for “Médecine et Échographie d’Urgence Francophone”. Podcast anchored by Dr. Geneviève Dallaire discussing all things resus, emerg and PoCUS.  La M.E.U.F. is 100% FOAMED. It is one of the very few emergency medicine podcasts available in Molière’s tongue. Bonne écoute!

Essentials of Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Essentials of Point-of-Care Ultrasound. This “how-to” guide book contains over 700 illustrations, photos, and ultrasound images which show you how to perform the scan and how to recognize positive and negative images. As well, the book focuses on how you can incorporate these images into your clinical decision making. Course manual for the EDE1 and EDE2 workshops. Created by Dr. Steve Socransky and Dr. Ray Wiss.