Ultrasound G.E.L. (Gathering Evidence from the Literature) is a podcast for learning about recent literature in the field of point-of-care ultrasound. Our goal is to provide easily digestible information from scientific studies that will help your practice of ultrasound be evidence based.


Michael Prats, MD @PratsEM

Editor-in-Chief, Co-Founder, Host

Mike is Assistant Ultrasound Director at the Ohio State University Wexner medical center. He loves ultrasound, ukulele, bikes, and interesting beers.

Creagh Boulger, MD @CreaghB

Co-Founder & Host

Creagh is Associate Ultrasound Director and Ultrasound Fellowship Director at the Ohio State University Wexner medical center. She loves ultrasound, trauma, EMS, and a nice blouse.

Jacob Avila, MD @UltrasoundMD

Co-Founder & Host

Jacob is the Emergency Ultrasound Director at the University of Kentucky. He is the creator of 5minsono.com, a member of ultrasoundpodcast.com, and a frequent contributor of ultrasoundoftheweek.com. He also likes creating drinking games based off of how many times he will say ultrasound in his bio.

Delia Gold, MD @DGoodAsGold

GEL Jr. Host


Delia is the Director of Emergency Ultrasound for the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She loves palindromes, games of chance, and late night karaoke.

Lianne McLean, MB BCh BAO @doctorlianne

GEL Jr. Host


Lianne is the Program Director for Point-of-care Ultrasound at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. She loves sailing, reading books for fun, and providing multimodal pain control through nerve blocks and adjuncts for her tiny (and not-so-tiny) patients.

Russ Horowitz, MD @RussUltrasound

GEL Jr. Host


Russ is the Director of Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound at Lurie Children’s Hospital. He loves ultrasound, medical school ultrasound education, snowboarding and a great bourbon (donations welcome).

Zachary Risler, MD MPH @zrisler

Host & Contributor


Zach is Director of GME point of care ultrasound education at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He loves food, skiing, road biking, and going to the beach with his family.

Mark Magee, MD @MarkAMagee

Curator of Evidence


Mark is Director of Emergency Ultrasound at Episcopal Hospital. He loves spending time with his family, learning new bird calls, and collecting rare marbles.

Shawn Sethi, DO @shawn_sethi

Curator of Evidence


Shawn is a Chief Resident at Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia and will be starting his Ultrasound Fellowship at Emory University this year. He loves ultrasound, FOAMed and all flavors of ice cream.

Expert Reviewers

Arthur Au, MD @arthurkau

Jeremy S. Boyd, MD FACEP @geek_md

Lauren D. Branditz, MD @lbranditz

Jennifer Carnell, MD @Ma Gel N

Tessa W. Damm, DO @DrDamm

J. Matthew Fields, MD FACEP @jmatthewfields

Meghan Herbst, MD @EUSmkh

Rachel Liu, MD @RubbleEM

Cian McDermott, FRCEM FACEM CCPU @cianmcdermott

Joseph Minardi, MD @ajminardi21

Catherine Nix, FFARCSI FJFICMI MRCSEd A&E @NixLimerick

Nova Panebianco, MD MPH @Novaleda

Joseph Pare, MD MHS @jrpare29

Mary Beth Phelan, MD @mbphelan

Zachary Soucy, DO FAAEM @ERDr_Sous

Nik Theyyunni, MD @Heydrnik

Christopher D Thom, MD RDMS @ThomCt9k

Casey Wilson, MD RDMS @CaseLWilson

Christina Wilson, MD @cnwilsono

Podcast Intro and Outro performed by UltraSound A Cappella