WRMSD Grand Challenge

Grand Challenge Summit to Stop Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WRMSD) Resulting from the Performance of Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center
Denver, Colorado

This Summit, hosted by an alliance of ultrasound organizations, will bring leading groups, activists, educators, researchers and others together to tackle this intractable crisis and find solutions. The Summit will be held from 7:30 AM – 2:30 PM on Tuesday, June 23, with the goal to improve the impact, metrics, coordination, funding, and communication necessary to deal with the WRMSD crisis. Participation is limited to 75 individuals, and specific invitations and program information will be forthcoming. Attendees should be familiar with MSK issues and generally interested in working to solve these problems. Continental breakfast and lunch included in the registration fee. For more information about the WRMSD Grand Challenge, please contact 240-386-1554.

Register Online


Due to the high number of attendees with the ongoing conference and the Design Summit, availability may be limited.  To make your reservation, please contact the Gaylord directly at 1-800-429-5673 and tell them you are attending the “American Society of Echocardiography” conference.  Should you need assistance with booking or for information about overflow hotel options, please contact Kelly Joy, ASE Meeting Planner, KJoy@ASEcho.org.

ASE Headquarters – COVID-19 Update

Beginning March 26, 2020, in compliance with the Durham County North Carolina order to “Stay at Home” due to the spread of coronavirus, the entire ASE staff will be working remotely through April 30. We are not suspending or closing operations; our employees will remain working and providing excellent customer service to our members and the cardiovascular ultrasound community. However, ASE will slightly modify its official open hours to 9 AM – 4 PM Eastern TimeMonday-Friday. Should you need to get in touch with a staff person, call our main office at 919-861-5574 and a phone list by department will be available. A staff directory is also available here. All general questions can also be sent through ASE@ASEcho.org. Thank you and our best wishes for your continued safety.