Advanced Cardiac and TAVI CT course (AU)

The Advanced Cardiac and TAVI Course is intended for cardiologists and radiologists who wish to add to their experience in viewing and reporting Cardiac CTA examinations. Participants will have the opportunity to review 50 mentored cases using the advanced cardiac post processing applications available on the IntelliSpace Portal. 16.25 CPD points can be claimed for attending this Advanced Cardiac & TAVI Course.

Course Information

Speaker

Dr Arun Dahiya, Dr Charles Chao, Dr John Younger

Country

Singapore

Venue

QT Hotel, 7 Staghorn Ave, Surfers Paradise 4217, Australia


Status

Registration Closed

Registration Fee

SGD $1,500.00 per pax

*GST included

Seats Available

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Summary

  • Understand Coronary Graft procedures and scanning techniques.
  • Ability to report complex Cardiac CTA and Coronary Graft studies
  • Understand TAVI procedures and valve measurements


Audience: Cardiologists & Radiologists

Facilitator: Dr John Younger, Dr Charles Chao, Dr Arun Dahiya

Duration: 1 day, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Accreditation: 16.25 RANZCR CPD  


The price includes the training, lunch and tea breaks; it excludes transportation and accommodation.  


Program




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About Speaker

Dr Arun Dahiya

Department of Cardiology, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Dr Arun Dahiya is a staff Cardiologist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital as well as Logan hospital in Queensland, Australia. He completed his cardiology training at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Queensland Australia in 2009. He returned to Brisbane, Australia from USA in 2012 after completing his two-year advanced cardiovascular imaging fellowship at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic, USA. He is also an Associate Professor with Griffith University and is routinely teaching medical students.
He is an invited speaker at national and international conferences and has authored several journal articles as well as book chapters. Apart from general cardiology, he is best known for his work in pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and cardiomyopathies including pericardial diseases. He has special interest in imaging of the thoracic aorta. He has been recipient of research awards and is on the reviewer panel for major cardiology journals including Circulation. He is the one of the few cardiologists in the country with multimodality cardiac imaging skills and US board certification. He has highest level of training in Echocardiography, Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI and is training advanced trainees in multimodality imaging.


Dr Charles Chao

Dr Charles Chao is a consultant cardiologist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, an associate of the Queensland Cardiovascular Group and is a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland.

Dr John Younger

Dr John Younger is a visiting cardiologist at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and has a special interest in cardiac imaging.


He completed his fellowship training in cardiac MRI at the British Heart Foundation Cardiac MRI Unit at Leeds University in the UK and underwent cardiac CT training in Erlangen, Germany.


In conjunction with the Department of Medical Imaging, he has established both the cardiac CT and the cardiac MRI services at the Royal Brisbane Hospital. Other interests include stress, trans-thoracic and trans-oesophageal echocardiography.


He has acted as the scientific program coordinator for the Gold Coast Cardiac Imaging Symposium between 2008 and 2010, and initiated a successful cardiac CT training course for radiographers. He maintains an active research interest and has published in the BMJ, the Lancet and Heart.