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EACVI Course on CT

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Coronary CT Angiography
Computed Tomography
Computed Tomography: Technology
Coronary Calcium Score
CT Imaging of Structural Heart Disease
In-person
event

Summary

New EACVI Course on CT: the course is designed for medical professionals, cardiologists and radiologists who are starting with cardiac CT practice or would like to refresh their knowledge with the latest evidence published during the recent years.



Registration will open soon, stay tuned.

Course objectives

Upon completion of this course program, participants will be better able to:

  • gain knowledge about cardiac computed tomography scanner physics, image acquisition techniques, pre medication, administration of iodinated contrast media.
  • get familiar with image artifacts and learn techniques how to avoid them
  • gain hands on experience with image post processing and interpretation
  • learn how to assess coronary stenosis and atherosclerotic plaques.
  • learn about the prognostic value of coronary calcium score and coronary CTA
  • understand the correlation between coronary CT angiography and invasive coronary angiography
  • learn functional coronary artery disease assessment techniques and when and how to use them (perfusion imaging, FFRCR)
  • interpret cases with congenital heart disease
  • gain knowledge about CT imaging of structural heart disease
  • learn how use CT for structural and coronary heart disease intervention planning

Target Audience

The course is designed for medical professionals, cardiologists and radiologists who are starting with cardiac CT practice or would like to refresh their knowledge with the latest evidence published during the recent years.

Scientific Programme

An application will be made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

Course Directors: Pal Maurovich Horvat (HU), Gianluca Pontone (IT)

The programme will be available soon.

Logistical information

Location

Recommended airport: Nice Airport

The European Heart House
2035 Route des Colles
Les Templiers - BP 179
Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France

Registration and hotel accommodation

The registration fee includes:

  • Course participation
  • 2 nights' accommodation at Hotel Ambassadeur in Juan-les-Pins
  • 3 Lunches, 1 dinner, 4 coffee breaks
  • Transportation from ESC-arranged hotels to the course venue
    Note: Transfer from the airport to your hotel or to the EHH on day 1 is at your charge.

Registration fees :

  • EACVI Silver member below 40 years old, or in training, Nurse & Technician
    • Fees:  €600
    • Name changes (72h prior to the course): €5
  • EACVI Gold & Silver Member
    • Fees: €880
    • Name changes (72h prior to the course): €5
  • EACVI Regular Member and Non-Member
    • Fees: €1080
    • Name changes (72h prior to the course): €5

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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.

Cancellation conditions

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.