VIII International Symposium of Echocardiography

VIII International Symposium of Echocardiography

Riga, Latvia, 27th November, 2015.

Hotel " Bellevue Park Hotel Riga" Slokas str. 1, Riga, Latvia.

Registration at 10:00, beginning at 11:00

 

Program:

11:00 – 11:10 Welcome address

                       Assist. Prof. Artem Kalinin, (Latvia)                               

11:10 – 11:40 Recommendations for cardiac chamber quantification by

                      echocardiography in adults: an update 2015

                       Prof. Jens-Uwe Voigt, (Belgium)                                           

11:40 – 12:10  Comprehensive assessment of aortic regurgitation

                         Prof. Jarosław D. Kasprzak, (Poland)                              

12:10 – 12:40  Echo in interventional cardiology (PFO closure, LAA closure, etc.)

                        Assoc. Prof. Piotr Lipiec, (Poland)  

12:40 – 12:55  Merck Serono

                        Dr. Ginta Kamzola, (Latvia) 

12:55 – 13:30 Coffee break  

13:30 – 14:00 3D echo in tricuspid valve

                       Prof. Jarosław D. Kasprzak, (Poland)                                                            

14:00 – 14:30 Global longitudinal strain - (standardization in strain imaging,

                       comparison among different vendors, clinical applications)

                        Prof. Jens-Uwe Voigt, (Belgium)                       

14:30 – 15:00  Interesting clinical cases

                        Assoc. Prof. Piotr Lipiec, (Poland)             

15:00 – 15:30 CRT and Echo

                        Prof. Jens-Uwe Voigt, (Belgium)                  

15:30 – 16:00  Lecture by Latvian WG on Echocardiography

                                                                                                                                               

Fee 30 EUR