Fetal Cardiology Symposium

4th Annual Fetal Cardiology Symposium

Presented by the Ward Family Heart Center

Course Description

This workshop will provide a comprehensive understanding of the fetal cardiovascular system with a focus on detection and diagnosis of fetal cardiac disease. Lectures will include review of normal and abnormal cardiac images, as well as an overview of the major structural cardiac defects. 

Event Details

Sept. 25, 2015 
1-5 p.m.
Double Tree by Hilton Wichita Airport 
2098 Airport Road 
Wichita, KS 67209 


Program Directors

Tara Swanson, MD
Director of Fetal Cardiology
The Ward Family Heart Center
Children’s Mercy
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Rita France RDCS, RDMS, RT
Technical Director of Echocardiography Lab
The Ward Family Heart Center
Children’s Mercy

Jenny Ecord, RN, CPNP, APRN
Wichita Clinic APRN
The Ward Family Heart Center

Who Should Attend

Sonographers and registered nurses in the fields of fetal echocardiography, radiology, obstetrics, and maternal fetal medicine. The information presented will also benefit those who care for the mothers of fetuses with congenital heart disease and neonates with congenital heart disease. 

CEU Statement

Educational Credits are in process for SDMS CME and CNE hours.


Rita France
(816) 760-5834

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