Heart Center Fetal Cardiology Symposium

5TH ANNUAL FETAL CARDIOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

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ELIZABETH J. FERRELL FETAL HEALTH CENTER

5TH ANNUALFETAL CARDIOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

 

Saturday, September 24, 2016 
9 a.m. - 4:40 p.m. 
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center 
4801 Rockhill Road 
Kansas City, MO 64110

 


Course Description

This symposium 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 and rhythm abnormalities. Many sessions will be case-based and interactive with attendees.


Who Should Attend

Sonographers in the fields of pediatric cardiology, obstetrics, radiology 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.


Continuing Education Credit Statement

This educational activity has been awarded 6.0 SDMS credit hours which may be used in one of the following specialty categories: OB/GYN, fetal echocardiography or pediatric echocardiography.


Agenda

8:30 - 9:00 Registration

9:00 – 9:15 Welcome and Introductions with Baseline Audience Education (Amy Ricketts/Tara Swanson)
9:15 – 9:30 Regional Prenatal CHD Detection and Practices (Katherine Bertelsen)
9:30 – 9:50 Indications for Fetal Cardiac Evaluation (Hayley Hancock)
9:50 – 10:15 Cardiac Embryology and Hemodynamics (Amy Lay)
10:15 – 10:35 Comprehensive Evaluation of the Fetal Heart (Rita France)
10:35 –10:50 Interactive Quiz #1: Normal or Refer? (Suma Goudar)

10:50-11:10 Break

11:10 – 11:35 Four-Chamber View: Normal and Abnormal (Tara Swanson)
11:35 – 12:00 Outflow Tract View: Normal and Abnormal (Amy Lay)
12:00 – 12:25 Additional Cardiac Views: Normal and Abnormal (Sanket Shah)
12:25 – 12:40 Interactive Quiz #2: Normal or Refer? (Suma Goudar)

12:40 – 1:25 Lunch

1:25 – 1:35 Clinician Perspective on Late Diagnosis and Long-term Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcomes (Danielle Reed, MD)
1:35 – 2:00 Fetal Doppler and CHF (Timothy Bennett)
2:00 – 2:25 Fetal Arrhythmias (Lindsey Malloy-Walton)
2:25 – 2:40 Interactive Quiz #3: Normal or Refer? (Sanket Shah)

2:40 - 3:00 Break

3:00 – 3:45 Live Demonstration (Rita)
3:45 – 4:10 Abnormal Case Studies (All Faculty)
4:10 – 4:40 Improving Detection of Heart Disease and Closing Remarks (Tara Swanson)


Registration Information

Registration form

Contact
Email: fetalcardio@cmh.edu
Phone: (816) 983-6872

Cost
Children's Mercy Employees: $0

Non-Children's Mercy Employees
Ultrasonographers: $75, after August 29th $100 *(price reduced)
Cancellation fee of $15 before 5 p.m. September 20th, 2016

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT
If you have special disability requirements or dietary restrictions, please indicate requests for accommodation at least five working days prior to the conference.