Saudi General Surgery Society Conference


Pre Conference Workshop

Extended Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (E-FAST) Workshop


  • Understanding the setup required to perform the FAST exam and setting the correct exam.
  • Interpret the findings conveyed by images brought about by the ultrasound.
  • Deduce the correct diagnosis or differential diagnosis based on the proper interpretation of the images acquired by the FAST exam
  • Realize the strengths, weaknesses and the limitations of the FAST Exam

Target Audience

  • Interns
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • ER & surgical Residents
  • ER & surgical fellows
  • ER & surgical registrars
  • ER & surgical Residents
  • specialists


13th January 2024


09:00 - 16:30


Jeddah Hilton Hotel, KSA

Course Director

Dr. Nawaf Alshahwan

Saudi Arabia

Course Faculty

Dr. Thamer Nouh

Saudi Arabia

Dr.Abdulaziz Shaher

Saudi Arabia

Dr. Doaa Alfraidy

Saudi Arabia

Dr. Hatoon Dagestani

Saudi Arabia