Join Susan Wiegers, MD, FACC, FASE as she presents: 

Overview of the 2019 ACC/AHA/ASE Advanced Training Statement on Echocardiography

Date: May 7, 2019

Time: 11:30AM - 12:30PM

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Dr. Susan Wiegers will review the recently published Advanced Training Statement on Echocardiography. She will cover the differentiation between Level 2 and Level 3 training, and the requirements for a Level 3 training program, and the flexibility within those programs. Topics covered will include the concept of competency based education and evaluation, the minimum recommended procedural numbers, and the pathway for training in three or four years. General cardiovascular program directors, echo training directors, trainees, and recent graduates will learn the updated recommendations to achieve Level 3 competence in echo.

Speaker(s):

  • Susan E. Wiegers, MD, FASE , Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Target Audience:

This activity is designed for all cardiac sonographers and cardiovascular physicians with a primary interest and knowledge base in the field of echocardiography; in addition, residents, researchers, clinicians, intensivists, and other medical professionals.

Faculty and Credentials:

Susan E. Wiegers, MD, FACC, FASE
President and CEO, Temple Faculty Practice Plan Inc.
Senior Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs
Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs
Professor of Medicine
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University