Fundamentals in Congenital Heart Disease

The Congenital Heart Disease course will run online from 17-18 March 2022. Kindly note all times shown are Central European Time (CET). THURSDAY 17 MARCH 08:00 Welcome and introduction J Hörer, Munich 08:05 Embryology and pre-operative assessment in congenital heart disease R Oberhoffer-Fritz, Munich; N Haas, Munich; S Babu-Narayan, London 09:30 Septal defects A Lotto, … Continue reading "Fundamentals in Congenital Heart Disease"

The Congenital Heart Disease course will run online from 17-18 March 2022.
Kindly note all times shown are Central European Time (CET).

THURSDAY 17 MARCH
08:00 Welcome and introduction J Hörer, Munich
08:05 Embryology and pre-operative assessment in congenital heart disease R Oberhoffer-Fritz, Munich; N Haas, Munich; S Babu-Narayan, London
09:30 Septal defects A Lotto, Liverpool; N Haas, Munich
11:00 Pulmonary/systemic venous anomalies M Danton, Glasgow; N Haas, Munich
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Right heart lesions – part 1 D Barron, Toronto; M Molenschot, Utrecht
15:00 Right heart lesions – part 2 J Cleuziou, Munich; N Nagdyman, Munich
16:30 Cardiomyopathy/ACHD A Amodeo, Rome; J Hörer, Munich
18:00 Close
FRIDAY 18 MARCH
08:00 Left heart lesions P Murin, Berlin
09:30 Thoracic arteries and veins B Asfour, Bonn; J Hörer, Munich
11:00 Transposition of the great arteries E Belli, Paris; K Pushparajah, London; M Mostefa Kara, Paris
12:30 Lunch
13:30 DORV/DOLV E Belli, Paris; B Bonello, London; M Mostefa Kara, Paris
15:00 Single ventricle – part 1 J Pabst von Ohain, Munich; N Haas, Munich
16:30 Single ventricle – part 2 J Pabst von Ohain, Munich; N Haas, Munich
18:00 Close

Programme and faculty subject to change.

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
17-18 March 2022 (2 day course)

Course Director
J Hörer, Munich

Course Fee
Members: €100 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €140 inclusive of VAT

Course Overview
The newly developed EACTS fundamentals in congenital cardiac disease course will be held for the first time this year. It will encompass surgical anatomy, physiology and principles of surgical and non-surgical treatment of congenital heart diseases for residents preparing for their EBCTS exams. Therefore, the focus will be on the basics and fundamentals of congenital heart disease which are being examined in the MEBCTS Level 1. Presentations will be given not only by congenital heart surgeons but also by paediatric cardiologists. Hence, pre-, intra- and postoperative management of various congenital heart defects will be discussed interactively and in exam style, to offer residents a sound exams’ preparation.

Target Audience
Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Please click here for the EACTS Academy terms and conditions.

Faculty

  • Antonio Amodeo
  • Sonya Babu-Narayan
  • Boulos Asfour
  • David Barron
  • Emre Belli
  • Beatrice Bonello
  • Julie Cleuziou
  • Mark Danton
  • Nikolaus Haas
  • Meriem KARA
  • Attilio Lotto
  • Mirella Molenschot
  • Peter Murin
  • Nicole Nagdyman
  • Renate Oberhoffer-Fritz
  • Kuberan Pushparajah