Dr. Ben Smith is Emergency Ultrasound Director at the University of Tennessee where he received the UTEM outstanding teacher award in 2008 and 2011. He is the creator of ultrasoundoftheweek.com where he posts weekly interesting ultrasound cases and teaching pearls. He has created several tools to aid ultrasound directors: a script that de-identifies ultrasound clips and an online M.mode.ify tool that can be used to create an M-Mode image from any clip. Dr. Smith has completed the ACEP Teaching Fellowship and his interests include landscape photography, digital image manipulation and computer coding.
Dr Smith is happy to discuss any ultrasound topic, but especially loves critical care and echocardiography.
Co-Chief, Division of Emergency Ultrasound
The University of Tennessee
Department of Emergency Medicine, Tennessee, United States