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19th Annual Canadian Echo Weekend Educational Symposium

Add to calendar20/04/20170:00 22/04/20170:00 Europe/Paris 19th Annual Canadian Echo Weekend Educational Symposium

The Annual Canadian Echo Weekend is designed around your needs and requests over the past eighteen meetings. We will focus on common clinical problems encountered in your practice and the important role that echocardiography plays in diagnosis and patient management. Novel and evolving technologies to enhance your diagnostic capabilities and improve patient care will be highlighted.

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Summary

The Annual Canadian Echo Weekend is designed around your needs and requests over the past eighteen meetings. We will focus on common clinical problems encountered in your practice and the important role that echocardiography plays in diagnosis and patient management. Novel and evolving technologies to enhance your diagnostic capabilities and improve patient care will be highlighted.



In addition to top-tier Canadian speakers, this year's guest speakers include Dr. Erwan Donal, Echo Section Head of European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) who will be presenting a comprehensive and cutting edge talk on The Role of Echocardiography in Atrial Fibrillation and Dr. Susan Wiegers, Immediate Past President of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) who will be presenting on Appropriate Use and Value of Echo.

Programme

Participating Faculty

Organizing Committee

Chi-Ming Chow and Lawrence Rudski (Co-Chairs), Anthony Sanfilippo, Ian Burwash, Igal A Sebag, Wendy Tsang, François Tournoux.

Faculty

  • Karima Addetia, MD, Cardiologist, University of Chicago
  • Arsène J. Basmadjian, MD, FRCPC, MSc, Director, Echocardiography & Non-invasive Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute; Professor of Medicine and Director, Adult Echocardiography Diploma Program, Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC
  • Jonathan Beaudoin, MD, Program Director, Ottawa Heart Institute, University of Ottawa
  • Mathieu Bernier, MD, Director of Echocardiography - IUCPQ - Laval University
  • David Bewick, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine, Dalhousie University; Director, Heart Function and Cardiovascular Health & Wellness Clinics, NB Heart, Saint John, NB
  • Ian Burwash, MD, FRCPC, Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa; Director, Echocardiography Laboratory, University of Ottawa Heart Institute; Ottawa, ON
  • Kwan Chan, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa. Past President, CSE
  • Chi-Ming Chow, MDCM, FRCPC, MSc, FACC, FASE, ABIM, Immediate Past President, Canadian Society of Echocardiography; Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Director, Echocardiography and Vascular Laboratory, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Jonathan B. Choy, MD, FRCPC, FACC, Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Alberta; Director, Adult Echocardiography, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
  • Sabe De, MD, FRCPC, FASE, Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University; Division of Cardiology, Cape breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS
  • Hisham Dokaihish, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE, Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine; Cardiologist, Hamilton Health Sciences
  • Prof. Erwan Donal, Echo Section Chair, EACVI, CHU Rennes, France
  • Nowell Fine, MD, FRCPC, Clinical Assistant Professor, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Cardiologist, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, AB
  • Julia Grapsa, MD, Cardiologist, Hammersmith Hospital, London and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
  • Christine Henri, MD, FRCPC, Research Centre and Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute Université de Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • Davinder S. Jassal, MD, FACC, FRCPC, Associate Professor of Cardiology, University of Manitoba; Radiology and Physiology Medical Director, WRHA Coronary Care Unit Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, St. Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, MB
  • Amer Johri, MD, Cardiologist, Kingston General Hospital, Queens University
  • John Jue, MD, Vancouver General Hospital, UBC
  • Sharon Mulvagh, MD, Professor of Medicine, Dalhousie
  • Kevin Ong, MD, St Paul’s Hospital, University of British Columbia
  • Raveen Pal, MD, Queens University, Kingston General Hospital
  • Howard Leong-Poi, MD, FRCPC, FASE, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Head, Division of Cardiology, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Philippe Pibarot, DVM, PhD, FAHA, FACC, FESC, FASE, Professor of Medicine, Laval University; Canada Research Chair in Valvular Heart Disease, Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Quebec, QC
  • Lawrence Rudski, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE, President, Canadian Society of Echocardiography; Professor of Medicine Director of the Division of Cardiology McGill University Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC
  • Anthony Sanfilippo, MD, FRCPC, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education; Professor of Medicine, Queen’s University; Director of Echocardiography, Kingston, ON
  • Zion Sasson, MD, FRCPC, FACC, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Cardiologist, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Igal A. Sebag, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE, Associate Professor of Medicine, McGill University; Director of Echocardiography and Non-Invasive Cardiology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC
  • Cairrine Sloggett, RN, RDCS, FASE, Echo Coordinator, Cardiac Care Network Toronto, ON
  • Robert Stewart, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University, Division of Cardiology, QEII - Halifax Infirmary (HI) Site, Halifax, NS
  • James Tam, MD, University of Manitoba – Past President - CSE
  • François Tournoux, MD, PhD FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Université de Montréal, Québec, Canada; Cardiologist, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montréal CHUM; CSE representative for Heart Imager or Toronto (EACVI) and Coordinator of the CSE Young Echocardiographers of Canada (YEC)
  • Dinesh Thavendiranathan, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FASE, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
  • Wendy Tsang, MD, FRCPC, SM, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Cardiologist, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, ON
  • Susan Wiegers, MD, Senior Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs and Graduate Medical Education, Temple University, Professor, Medicine. Immediate Past President, American Society of Echocardiography

Venue

Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel

525 Bay Street, Toronto, ON

Canada

 

Registration