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Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month (MUAM) 2023 

October is Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness for the role of diagnostic sonography in healthcare and help inform and educate on the growing usage and importance of ultrasound as a vital medical tool. 

“MUAM is a joint effort of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM), American Society of Echocardiography (ASE), Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI), Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS), and Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU).” (ARDMS

We’ve gathered some resources and content to help celebrate MUAM and the sonographers who are vital to the world of ultrasound.  

Industry Resources, Information, and Ways to Celebrate MUAM

  • The SDMS’ ​202​​​3 MUAM theme ​is “​Images from the Inside Out” Learn More 
  • How can sonographers and future sonographers participate in MUAM? Learn More 
  • The ARDMS photo submission campaign Learn More 
  • SVU vascular ultrasound awareness and content (check out the spooky wallpaper!)  Learn More 
  • ASE cardiovascular ultrasound education and awareness Learn More 

There are so many amazing social pictures, infographics, and social content to share from the links above. Make sure to tag us on LinkedIn and Instagram so we can like and share your posts! 

More Resources for Sonographers

  • Watch the Wellness Forum to learn how to help prevent and alleviate physical and mental pain. 

MUAM provides an opportunity to celebrate ultrasound technology and professionals, and the extraordinary impact they make on modern medicine. Their roles are physically and mentally demanding, working through extended hours and tight timelines. So let’s each make sure to give ultrasound professionals a big THANK YOU for everything they do!