Echocardiography of Congenital Heart Disease

Date & Location
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 8:00 AM - Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 4:30 PM, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This course will discuss the morphology and echocardiographic imaging of the majority of congenital heart defects and the major postoperative findings for these lesions. It will also include assessment of ventricular performance in the pediatric patient population and provide case studies for review.

  1. Enhance knowledge of the spectrum of congenital heart defects based on morphology and pathology
  2. Apply particular echocardiographic views and sweeps to diagnose congenital heart disease before and after surgical intervention
  3. Enhance ability to assess ventricular performance in patients with congenital heart disease


The conference will be held in the Ruth and Tristram Colket, Jr. Translational Research Building on the Raymond G. Perelman Campus at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The registration fee is $450 for physicians and $350 for fellows, sonographers and other healthcare professionals. The fee includes continental breakfast, breaks, lunch, parking and syllabus material.

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education to physicians.