Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to dissemintate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our goal is to reduce the burden in cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Promoting excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our Mission is "to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death"
To improve quality of life and logevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Working Groups goals is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
ESC Councils goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Organised by EACVI: The course is designed for trainees and consultants, either cardiologists or radiologists that want to get certified in CMR by the EACVI. The EACVI certification is the only process worldwide and there is today no other preparatory course.
More information on certification exam.
THIS COURSE IS FULLY BOOKED
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
THIS COURSE IS FULLY BOOKED
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
This course is dedicated to help in certification preparation.The programme encompasses a mix of interactive lectures, heavily hands-on practical with simulation scanning and image analysis sessions on dedicated workstations performed directly by attendees.It also includes a review of clinical 50 cases that can contribute to the logbook of cases to submit for ESC CMR certification.
This course is dedicated to help in certification preparation. The programme encompasses a mix of interactive lectures, heavily hands-on practical with simulation scanning and image analysis sessions on dedicated workstations performed directly by attendees.
The course is designed for trainees and consultants, either cardiologists or radiologists that want to get certified in CMR by the EACVI.
Course Director: Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci (UK)
Co-Directors: Steffen E Petersen (UK), Sven Plein (UK)
Faculty: Vivek Muthurangu (UK), Jan Bogaert (UK), Massimo Lombardi (IT)
09:00-13:00 Registration 12:00-12:30 Lunch12:30-12:35 Welcome and introduction C. Bucciarelli-Ducci12:35-13:05 Intro to ESC CMR exam S. E Petersen (questions’ structure, scoring of exam, common errors and pitfalls)13:05-13:35 Physics-basic principles and signal encoding V. Muthurangu13:35-14:15 Physics-basic and advanced pulse sequences/techniques V. Muthurangu14:15-14:45 Exam questions demo test n1 and discussion V. Muthurangu14:45-15:15 Tea/Coffee Break15:15-15:45 CMR safety/set up/devices M. Lombardi15:45-16:05 CMR methodology and applications S. E Petersen16:05-16:35 Image quality/artefacts/scan optimization V. Muthurangu16:35-17:05 Exam questions demo test n2 and discussion CBD / SEP / ML17:05-17:15 Short break 17:15-19:00 Cases on workstations n1 – Pulse sequences and artefacts All 20:00 Group dinner
08:30-08:50 Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy J. Bogaert08:50-09:10 ARVC M. Lombardi09:10-09:30 DCM, LVNC and transplant S. E Petersen09:30-09:50 Cardiac involvement in secondary disease M. Lombardi09:50-10:20 Exam questions demo test n3 and discussion SEP / ML / JB10:20-10:40 Tea/Coffee Break10:40-11:40 Congenital- sequences and specific lesions V. Muthurangu11:40-12:00 Aorta and pulmonary vessels J. Bogaert12:00-12:30 Valves anatomy/pathology assessment J. Bogaert12:30-13:00 Exam questions demo test n4 and discussion VM / JB13:00-14:00 Lunch14:00-15:15 Cases on workstations n2 – Valve/Vascular/Congenital VM / SP / JB15:15-15:30 Tea/Coffee Break15:30-15:50 CMR in chronic ischemic heart disease S. Plein15:50-16:10 CMR in acute ischemic heart disease C. Bucciarelli-Ducci16:10-16:30 Myocarditis and TakoTsubo C. Bucciarelli-Ducci16:30-17:00 Exam questions demo test n5 and discussion CBD / SP17:00-18:30 Cases on workstations n3 – Ischaemic and Non-Ischaemic All
08:30-08:50 CMR in Pericardial disease J. Bogaert08:50-09:10 Cardiac masses/tumours J. Bogaert09:10-09:30 Incidental non-cardiovascular findings S. Plein09:30-10:00 Exam questions demo test n6 and discussion SP / JB10:00-10:30 Ask the Experts: free questions from attendees All10:30-10:50 Tea/Coffee Break10:50-12:00 Cases on workstations n4 – Pericardial/masses/incidental All12:00-12:50 Final Exam questions demo test and discussion CBD / SP / All12:50-13:00 Certificated and feed-back End of course
This educational programme will be accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC).
Recommended airport: Nice Airport
The European Heart House
2035 Route des Colles
Les Templiers - BP 179
Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
The registration fee includes:
REQUESTS RECEIVED LESS THAN 6 WEEKS PRIOR TO THE COURSE DATE, REMAIN SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY.
The ESC reserves the right to cancel any of its Educational Programmes up to 2 months prior to the programme starting date. The ESC will not reimburse any travel or accommodation costs incurred by registered participants in the event of a programme cancellation under any circumstances.
Up to 6 weeks prior to the course and upon receipt of a written cancellation, a refund of fees, minus a 25% of administrative charge, will be processed. No refund will be granted if the cancellation is done less than 6 weeks before the course start date. In the event of the cancellation of a course by the ESC, the full registration fee will be refunded. The ESC is not liable for any cost incurred by the cancellation of accommodation and travel arrangements.
European Society of Cardiology
Les Templiers2035 Route des CollesCS 80179 BIOT
06903 Sophia Antipolis, FR
This programme is supported by Circle Cardiovascular Imaging BV, Medis Medical Imaging Systems and Pie Medical Imaging in the form of unrestricted educational grants. The scientific programme has not been influenced in any way by its sponsors.