Thank you to those who have registered to attend the forthcoming joint ISUOG and FMF virtual meeting, Ultrasound Essentials 2024, co-chaired by Tom Bourne (ISUOG) and Kypros Nicolaides (FMF).  The course will be live streamed on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 February 2024.

This FREE two-day online event is specifically designed and tailored for all clinicians working for lower resource settings. Ultrasound Essentials 2024 aims to cover all the important areas of the use of ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology from basic concepts to more specialist application, led by a panel of experts from across the world. 
The course will be recorded.  Recordings will be available on-demand for all registered delegates for six (6) months after the course on the live streaming website.

The meeting timing – international time zones

Don’t forget the meeting will be broadcast in UK TIME, GMT.  To find your local time go to

How to join the live event

Login: To access Ultrasound Essentials on both days, please visit: 
Then, please enter the email address and password you registered with. If you have forgotten your password, there is a link on the above login page to request a reset. If you use this option, but haven't received a reset email, then please check your email spam folder.
You can log in at any time to familiarise yourself with the program and our speakers, session by session.
Once you are logged in:
  • Click on the ‘Program’ link at the top of the event home page.
  • For each program session, click on its red header link: 
  • Each program header link will take you to the relevant session page, where you can see more detail.
    • When each session is live, you will be able to play its livestream on its own page.
On each session page, use the ‘Discuss’ button above the program details to ask questions or make comments (this feature is only available during the session's livestream).

Attendance certificates

Unfortunately, attendance certificates are not available for this event.

A reminder of live program timings

Friday 2  February - Day 1: Gynecology and Early Pregnancy program
Chair:  Tom Bourne (UK) - 07:55 – 17:00 (UK TIME, GMT) 

Friday 2 February - Day 1: Ultrasound in Low Resource Settings
Co Chairs: Hadiza Galadanci (Nigeria) and Theo Pepera (Ghana) - 18:00 – 20:25 (UK TIME, GMT) 

Saturday 3 February - Day 2: Obstetric Scanning and Fetal Medicine program
Co Chairs: Kypros Nicolaides (UK) and Liona Poon (Hong Kong) - 08:00 – 17:00 (UK TIME, GMT)
To view the full program please visit the event homepage.

Technical considerations

Please note, the event platform is only accessible from low-resource regions.
Any current browser should work, but we recommend Chrome, Firefox, or Edge. Older versions of browsers such as Internet Explorer may not be supported. 
Please check that the audio on your computer is working, the sound is turned up and you have a good internet connection. If you can play any streaming video (for example on YouTube) then you should not have any problem watching the lectures. 

On the day of the meeting, we recommend you log in at least 10 minutes before it is due to start.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Ultrasound Essentials 2024 meeting. If you encounter any issues on the event days, please contact [email protected].