You are invited to attend the
JGH/McGill Cardiovascular Imaging Symposium
Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Under the theme
Meeting the Challenges of Tomorrow:
Integrating New Technologies
and Working with New Users
Jae K. Oh, MD
To view the conference brochure, pls. click: Program.7th Annual Symposium on Cardiovascular Imaging
The second edition of Endocarditis authored by one of our past presidents, Dr. Kwan Chan, is now out. You can learn more about this useful resource at:
Springer or Amazon.ca
We have record attendance this year of 600 participants. We have top-notched speakers from across Canada, this year’s guest speakers also include Dr. Gilbert Habib, President of European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) presented on Infective Endocarditis: A Changing Disease and Dr. Vera Rigolin, Vice President of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) presented on Appropriate Use vs. Clinical Indications.
This year we also have new 3D Echocardiography echo computer workshops led by Dr. Wendy Tsang and Igal Sebag. These workshops were sold out.
See you next year! The annual CSE meeting will be held again in Toronto from 20 to 22 April 2017. Mark your calendar.
Currently seeking a highly motivated and energetic Echo Tech to join our Guelph office.
Candidates must be wiling to support a friendly, positive and professional environment.
Provide clinical and technical cardiology support in a quality manner in accordance with office policies and procedures. This includes the ability to review patient history and
supporting clinical data to facilitate diagnostic results. Must accurately perform echocardiogram diagnostic procedures by producing, assessing and evaluating the ultrasound image and related data in accordance with current medical guidelines.
Shift are as follows but are not limited to:
Monday to Thurday 8:30am to 5pm
Wednesday 12pm to 8pm
Friday 8:30am to 4pm
This position is part-time to start leading to full-time Maternity leave in July 2016.
Forward resumes by February 29, 2016
Ability to operate a complex ultrasound device and supporting peripheral equipment.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to achieve positive outcomes and cooperation. A commitment to achieving Service Excellence, ability to problem solve and implement solutions. Ability to work independently while demonstrating excellent critical thinking skills.
Knowledge of computers, proven ability to utilize software programs required for the position. (Echopac, EMR)
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
The 18th Annual Canadian Society of Weekend will be held from 7 to 9 April, 2016 at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel. We have developed an exciting educational program for you.
Click here to access the online registration site
The Annual Canadian Echo Weekend is designed around your needs and requests over the past seventeen meetings. We will focus on common clinical problems encountered in your practice and the important role that echocardiography plays in diagnosis and patient management. Novel and evolving technologies to enhance your diagnostic capabilities and improve patient care will be highlighted.
In addition to top-notched Canadian speakers, this year’s guest speakers include Dr. Gilbert Habib, President of European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) who will present on Infective Endocarditis: A Changing Disease and Dr. Vera Rigolin, Vice President of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) will be presenting on Appropriate Use vs. Clinical Indications.
We are excited to bring to you this year a new 3D Echocardiography Made Simple – A Hands-On computer analysis workshop. These ticketed workshops will review 3D cropping methods and currently available LV and mitral valve analysis packages on specific platforms. We have recruited Drs. Igal Sebag and Wendy Tsang to lead these sessions using equipment from GE and Philips. The sessions are limited to 10 people each to allow sufficient interaction and support.
News: The program is now accredited by both Canadian Cardiovascular Society(CCS) for 15 credits ( Section 1 Royal Collage MOC ) and Sonography Canada for 15 CME credits.
“This event is an accredited group learning activity under Section 1 as defined by the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada for the Maintenance of Certification program. This program is approved by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society for a maximum of 15 credits.”
Pan-African Society of Cardiology (PASCAR) First Cardiac Imaging Conference and Sudan Heart Society (SHS) 4th International Conference
Will be jointly held on 28-31 Jan., 2016
26-31 Jan 2016 – Khartoum, Sudan