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.
REGISTER NOWThis 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.
This preliminary programme may be subject to changes.
This preliminary programme may be subject to changes.
Course Director: Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci (UK)
Co-Directors: Steffen E Petersen (UK), Sven Plein (UK)
09:00-13:00 Registration 12:00-12:30 Lunch12:30-12:35 Welcome and introduction 12:35-13:05 Intro to ESC CMR exam (questions’ structure, scoring of exam, common errors and pitfalls)13:05-13:35 Physics-basic principles and signal encoding 13:35-14:15 Physics-basic and advanced pulse sequences/techniques 14:15-14:45 Exam questions demo test n1 and discussion 14:45-15:15 Tea/Coffee Break15:15-15:45 CMR safety/set up/devices 15:45-16:05 CMR methodology and applications 16:05-16:35 Image quality/artefacts/scan optimization 16:35-17:05 Exam questions demo test n2 and discussion 17:05-17:15 Short break 17:15-19:00 Cases on workstations n1 – Pulse sequences and artefacts 20:00 Group dinner
08:30-08:50 Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 08:50-09:10 ARVC 09:10-09:30 DCM, LVNC and transplant 09:30-09:50 Cardiac involvement in secondary disease 09:50-10:20 Exam questions demo test n3 and discussion 10:20-10:40 Tea/Coffee Break10:40-11:40 Congenital- sequences and specific lesions 11:40-12:00 Aorta and pulmonary vessels 12:00-12:30 Valves anatomy/pathology assessment 12:30-13:00 Exam questions demo test n4 and discussion 13:00-14:00 Lunch14:00-15:15 Cases on workstations n2 – Valve/Vascular/Congenital 15:15-15:30 Tea/Coffee Break15:30-15:50 CMR in chronic ischemic heart disease 15:50-16:10 CMR in acute ischemic heart disease 16:10-16:30 Myocarditis and TakoTsubo 16:30-17:00 Exam questions demo test n5 and discussion 17:00-18:30 Cases on workstations n3 – Ischaemic and Non-Ischaemic
08:30-08:50 CMR in Pericardial disease 08:50-09:10 Cardiac masses/tumours 09:10-09:30 Incidental non-cardiovascular findings 09:30-10:00 Exam questions demo test n6 and discussion 10:00-10:30 Ask the Experts: free questions from attendees 10:30-10:50 Tea/Coffee Break10:50-12:00 Cases on workstations n4 – Pericardial/masses/incidental 12:00-12:50 Final Exam questions demo test and discussion 12:50-13:00 Certificated and feed-back End of course
Recommended airport: Nice Airport
The European Heart House
2035 Route des Colles
Les Templiers - BP 179
Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
The registration fees include:
EACVI Members and Non-Members will stay at Hotel Ambassadeur in Juan les PinsEACVI Hit-Members will stay at Hotel Best Western Le Grand Pavois in Juan les Pins
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