Supplement your learning for the ISUOG Course 'Advances in Fetal Echocardiography' with the following learning resources.
Join us in London or vis livestream for 'Advances in Fetal Echocardiography' on Friday 21st & 22nd of February. The course program was developed by ISUOG faculty following recent developments in the field of fetal echocardiography, and an identification of knowledge gaps in the use of these new technologies. This course will offer a chance to learn from experts how to best use colour doppler and provide attendees with a greater understanding about anomalies of the 4-chamber view and outflow tract view. This interactive course will provide attendees with opportunities to take part in discussions and share cases with world renowned experts in the field.
Explore the topic before you attend our course:
In order to make the most of this learning experience and help you achieve your learning objectives, we have prepared a path to guide you from the essentials to our course’s topics through ISUOG resources. The material below, will take you from the most basics to a more comprehensive view of fetal echocardiography, some open to everyone and some available only to ISUOG members –some may even grant you CME points.
Some of these activities are exclusively available to our members. Become a member today.
Supplement your learning with specially chosen articles from UOG.
Benefits of fetal echocardiographic surveillance in pregnancies at risk of congenital heart block: single‐center study of 212 anti‐Ro52‐positive pregnancies
Fetal cardiac tumor: echocardiography, clinical outcome and genetic analysis in 53 cases
Basic Training Lectures
Watch Basic Training lectures to gain foundational knowledge.
Learn more about specific terminology in our member-driven online visual encyclopedia.
View lectures on similar subjects.
Patient Information Sheets
Leaflets to help patients understand what heart conditons mean for them, their baby, and their family.
At the same time, this course is the perfect opportunity for you to dive in our rich material and discover or re-discover more advanced approaches to the topic, research updates or related educational material of a more advanced level.
Check out our speakers
ISUOG courses are led by our members, leading experts in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. See here lectures given by some of the course’s speakers at our annual Congresses, International Symposia, or other ISUOG courses.
Course Chairs & Speakers:
Fetal Heart Special Interest Group (Chair)
Professor Carvalho is a paediatric cardiologist who specialises in imaging and managing abnormalities of the fetal heart during pregnancy. She works in London, at the Royal Brompton and St George’s NHS Foundation Trusts and is Professor of Practice at St George’s University of London.
Professor Carvalho graduated with Honours in Brazil (MB BS) and initiated her Cardiology training in São Paulo. She obtained her PhD and completed her specialist training in paediatric cardiology in London. Since 1999, she has focused her interest in imaging the fetal heart throughout pregnancy and managing high-risk pregnancies (fetal cardiology). She is Head of ‘Brompton Centre for Fetal Cardiology’ at the Royal Brompton Hospital, Lead Fetal Cardiologist at St George’s Hospital and Professor of Practice at St George’s University of London.
She is Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), Fellow of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG), and Chairperson of ISUOG Fetal Heart Special Interest Group. She was ISUOG Board Member and Trustee (2009-2016), Editor for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (2011-2014) and Council Member of the British Congenital Cardiac Association (BCCA, 2016-2019).
She is known internationally for her clinical, educational and research interests in Fetal Cardiology and lectures regularly at national and international conferences.
Field: Obstetrics/Fetal and Pediatric Cardiology
Specialties: Fetal heart
Languages: English; Portuguese
Prof. Dr Rabih Chaoui, was born and schooled in Beirut, Lebanon. His medical studies and specialisation in obstetrics and gynecology were undertaken at the Charité Medical School, Humboldt University, in Berlin, Germany. Between 2001 and 2004, he was professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the Charité University Hospital, Berlin and since 2004 he has worked at the Center of Prenatal Diagnosis and Human Genetics in Berlin. An ISUOG member since 1994, he has been a Board member from 2003 to 2013, including two terms as Chair of the Education Committee, and received the Stuart Campbell Award for Education in 2018.
Prof. Dr Chaoui has written three books on fetal ultrasound and more than 250 papers and monographies. Since 1986, his major interest has been in fetal ultrasound to include fetal heart, fetal 3D, first trimester ultrasound, ultrasound in genetic diseases and high-resolution ultrasound.