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Barts Hand-held ECHO Course

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Royal London Hospital

Whitechapel road

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E1 1BB

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The course

The adjunct to clinical assessment. Develop the skills to solidify your diagnosis and to start scanning. A one day teaching course with 4 month assessment.

For the ECHO beginner.

It involves an interactive lecture based morning followed by two hands on practical sessions in the afternoon. By the end of the day you will: be familiar with standard ECHO views; be able to perform a basic scan; and be able to distinguish abnormalities of the left ventricle, right ventricle, mitral valve, aortic valve, tricuspid valve, aorta, pericardial space, IVC, lung interstitium and pleural space.

The course consists of a teaching day and then an assessment morning at the next course date. i.e. if you sign up for the January course, there will be an assessment on the morning of the April course, you do not need to sign up separately for this. Details of the assessment will be sent out after you have signed up.


Payment

To confirm your place on the course you will need to pay £150 Barts health staff, £200 external staff via paypal. After signing up, please email l.brusati@qmul.ac.uk for the payment link.

If there are no places then please sign up to the waiting list as more spaces may become avaliable.


Refund

Once payment has been received and your spot confirmed, no refunds can be offered. However, date or name change can occur up to 7 days before the event. The course runs 3-4 times per year.


The faculty

  • Dr Guy Lloyd Clinical lead for ECHO at Barts Heart Centre (BHC)

  • Dr Sanjeev Bhattacharyya Imaging and Heart failure consultant at BHC

  • Professor Tim Harris, research lead in emergency medicine at the Royal London and RCEM ultrasound committee member

  • Delfin Encarnacion, Lead Physiologist for ECHO at BHC

  • James Malcomson, Chief Physiologist at BHC

  • Dr Sveeta Badiani, Cardiology research SpR at BHC

  • Dr Amrit Lota, Cardiology research SpR at Imperial and the Brompton

  • Dr Kyle McBeath, Cardiology SpR at Royal Free hospital


For course queries: bartshandheldecho@gmail.com

For payment queries: l.brusati@qmul.ac.uk

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