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10th Annual Houston Echo Review: Boot Camp for Echo Board (Day 2)

April 5, 2019 | 7:00 am7:00 pm CDT

The Houston Echo Review is a three-day course of lectures, interactive discussions and case presentations designed to prepare cardiovascular specialists for the National Board of Echocardiography (NBE) examinations. It is offered in cooperation with the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE).


7:00am       Registration & Breakfast
8:00             Introductions Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

8:10              Initial “Quiz”Ihab Hamzeh, MD (Moderator)

8:30             Chamber QuantificationMiguel Quinones, MD, FASE
9:00             LV Diastolic FunctionMiguel Quinones, MD, FASE

9:30              Aortic Stenosis & Mitral StenosisRaymond Stainback, MD, FASE
10:10            Stress Echo for Valvular Heart DiseaseSusan Wilansky, MD

10:40           BREAK & VISIT EXHIBITS
10:55            Endocarditis & Cardiac Source of Embolus (LA appendage) Sheila Heinle, MD, FASE
11:35             Contrast Agents: Background & Implementation Pam Burgess, BS, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
12:00 pm    Lunch with “Quiz” Ihab Hamzeh, MD (Moderator)

1:00              Right Ventricular Function & Pulmonary Hypertension Lily Zhang, MD
1:25               Cardiomyopathies Stephanie Coulter, MD, FACC

1:55              Pericardial DiseaseAjith Nair, MD
2:25              Stress Echocardiography for Coronary Artery Disease Arunima Misra, MD
2:55              Case Presentation: Diastology & Valves Susan Wilansky, MD

3:20             BREAK & EXHIBITS
3:40             Mitral Regurgitation Enrique Garcia-Sayan, MD, FACC, FASE
4:05             Aortic Regurgitation William Zoghbi, MD, MACC, FASE
4:25             Prosthetic Valve Assessment William Zoghbi, MD, MACC, FASE

4:45             Cardiac Masses Including Primary and Secondary Tumors of the Heart Kara Thompson, MD, FACC

5:15              Unknown Cases #1Shamin Badruddin-Mawji, MD, FACC & Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

5:50             Reception
7:00 pm     Evening Concludes