The DMU (Asia) is internationally recognized and is awarded by the Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine (ASUM) which is an ultrasound society involved in international ultrasound education since 1970.
AFFILIATED WITH ASUM
ASUM has been an international accrediting standard in Australia and New Zealand for over three decades in the field sonography. Established in 1970, ASUM has been the government body in Australia and New Zealand ensuring high standards of sonography.
In Australia/New Zealand, the medical insurance industry only recognizes claims on ultrasound scans conducted by qualified sonographers, which include DMU and DDU (Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound) holders.
For more information on ASUM, please visit this website: http://www.asum.com.au/open/home.htm
WATCH SONOGRAPHY VIDEO - LEARN MORE!
Watch a Sonography video from the SDMS, United States on an introduction to a career in diagnostic medical sonography.
http://www.sdms.org/career/video/ [Note: Requires Flash player and speakers]