Triton College hosts Sonography Day on Feb. 1

Please note registration for Sonography Day is currently filled; those still interested in attending will be placed on a waiting list. 

Sonographers, physicians and students can enhance their knowledge and skills with a day full of presentations from experts in various specialized diagnostic fields during the JoAnne and Marian Mota Sonography Day - named in memory of a former Triton College Diagnostic student and her mother.

The event will run from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1, held on Triton's campus.

The annual event will include information on the latest techniques utilized in sonography today, as well as encourage collaboration with peers to share their knowledge and skills to formulate a better understanding of the topics that they can apply into their everyday practice.

Some of this year's speakers include:


Rudy E. Sabbagha, M.D., Medical Director of the Obstetrics & Gynecology Ultrasound Center and Professor Emeritus, Northwestern University School of Medicine


Julia Michelak, B.S. RDMS, Sonographer, Northwestern Memorial Hospital


Louis Manquen, M.D., Director of the Women's Center, Advocate -Condell Medical Center


Violetta Stoilkovska, RDMS, Sonographer, UIC Maternal Fetal Medicine


Lauri Camp, RDMS, Manager/Sonographer, Central DuPage Hospital


Debra Krukowski, B.S. RDMS RTR, Program Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) Program at Triton College


Marianna Desmond, Ed.M. RDMS RTR, Clinical Coordinator, DMS Program at Triton College


Registration for the free event is currently open. Seating is limited. To register online, visit

For more information, contact Marija Kosanovic, manager, Center for Health Professionals, at (708) 456-0300, ext. 3773, or e-mail Marianna Desmond at

The event will be held in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert M. Collins Center on Triton College's campus, 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove, Ill.