2D echocardiography advanced training

In this 2D Echocardiography Advanced Training, participants will learn how to configure and and customise the system to obtain maximum performance and throughput in their clinical routine.

Course information


Mr Diego Colas




Philips Learning Academy APAC
622 Lor 1 Toa Payoh
Singapore 319763


Registration Closed

Registration Fee

SGD $500.00 per pax

*GST included

Seats Available



In hands-on sessions participants will practice with different methods of acquiring and processing for 2D quantification plug-ins, and learn how to calculate Global Longitudinal Strain (GLS) using Speckle Tracking Echocardiography (STE).

GLS is the optimal parameter for the early detection of subclinical LV dysfunction in patients under chemotherapy – ASE/EACVI Expert Consensus Statement.

Learning objectives

  • Optimize use of system controls to enhance image quality and system functionality for cardiac exams;
  • Describe the steps to configure and perform a stress echocardiogram;
  • Understand the basic concepts and operation of Speckle Tracking and other 2D quantification plug-ins

  • The price includes the training, lunch, coffee breaks and a tour throughout the Philips regional headquarters in Singapore where various (premium and working) products are displayed; it excludes transportation and accommodation.

    About speaker

    Mr Diego Colas

    Diego Colas Escalera is an internationally certified Philips Clinical Educator, He is passionate about delivering innovations in cardiac Ultrasound as well as training and education.

    Diego has over 10 years of working experience in cardiac imaging, focusing in the application of 2D and 3D echocardiography, quantification tools and Fusion Imaging. He graduated with a Degree in Telecommunications Engineering from Universidad Europea de Madrid.