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Adult Congenital Heart Disease Echocardiography Course

A comprehensive overview of echocardiography in Adult Congenital Heart Disease including case based learning

From: Thu 21 Mar 2024

To: Fri 22 Mar 2024

Adult congenital Heart Disease Echo Study Day Program

Aim : 

The course is aimed at providing participants with an understanding of the role of transthoracic echocardiogram in the assessment of adult congenital heart disease patients. The course will benefit everyone however it is particularly intended for cardiac physiologists and cardiologists with either special interest in ACHD or those in general hospitals who do not have adult congenital heart disease training but are looking to enhance their skills to improve care of ACHD patients locally. At the end of the course, the participants will have acquired knowledge of physiology and anatomy of common congenital cardiac lesions, cardiac surgical techniques and technical aspects of the adult congenital transthoracic echocardiogram. 


Target audience:

- Cardiac Physiologists

- Cardiology Registrars 

- Adult Consultant Cardiologists

- Paediatric Cardiologists


Date: Thursday 21st – Friday 22nd March 2024  

Location: Nuffield Health Centre, 97 Aldersgate Street, Barbican, London, EC1A 4JP




Thursday 21st March 





09:00-09:40 - ACHD Echo protocol 


09:40- 10:00- Atrial Septal Defects 

10:00-10:20- Cases 


10:20- 10:40 - Tea break 


10:40-11:00 – Ventricular Septal Defects 

11:00- 11:20- Cases 


11:20- 11:40- Tetralogy of Fallot

11:40- 12:00- Cases


12:00-12:40 – Q&A 


12:40- 13:30 - Lunch break 


13:30- 13:50- Atrio-ventricular septal defects

13:50- 14:10 – Cases


14:50- 15:20- Tea break 


15:20-15:40 – Fontan

15:40-16:20 – Cases



Friday 22nd March 


09:00-09:20- Transposition of Great Arteries

09:20-09:40 – Cases


09:40-10:20- CHD PHT 

10:20-11:00- Cases


11:00-11:20 Break 


11:20-11:40 – Advanced echo modalities (3D , GLS, Contrast) 

11:40-12:20 – Cases 




Nuffield Health Centre
97 Aldersgate, Barbican, London