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Virtual POCUS Mentorship and Training in East Africa, Peru & Yemen

About Our Guest  William Cherniak, BSc, MD, is an Emergency physician with training in family medicine and global public health. He is a cofounder and board chair of Bridge to Health Medical and Dental Canada & USA and the founder and CEO of Rocket Doctor Inc. Bill has had research published in the New England […]

About Our Guest 

William Cherniak, BSc, MD, is an Emergency physician with training in family medicine and global public health. He is a cofounder and board chair of Bridge to Health Medical and Dental Canada & USA and the founder and CEO of Rocket Doctor Inc. Bill has had research published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Lancet, Academic Medicine, PLOS ONE and given numerous speeches in Europe and North America on global health and development. Bill completed his medical school at the University of Calgary and residency at the University of Toronto. He completed a cancer fellowship at the U.S. Federal Government’s Center for Global Health in the National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health as well as a Master in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, with a concentration in health in crisis and humanitarian assistance, while a Sommer Scholar with a full-scholarship. He is an Adjunct Professor with Northwestern University, Associate Faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto’s Department of Family and Community Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine.

 

Additional Resources

  • Read this analysis of the potentially life-saving benefits of ultrasound in middle- to low-income countries.
  • Learn more about how POCUS Certification Academy helped to train Haitian clinicians to provide excellent healthcare through Mission POCUS Haiti.
  • Understand the potential of tele-ultrasound in resource-limited settings.
  • Find out more about the many applications of POCUS in low- and middle-Income Countries.

 

Questions? Email POCUS@Inteleos.org

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