Learn to scan the fetal heart with confidence!

Practical Fetal Heart Screening:
The Five Essential Views

Date:Saturday, November 9, 2019
Location:Seton Administrative Office (SAO) in Austin, Texas
1345 Philomena Street, Austin, TX 78723
Time:8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
CME:This activity is approved for 8 SDMS CME credit hours
Fellows/Students: $50
Box lunch included with registration


8:00    Welcome and Introductions

8:15    Screening for Congenital Heart Disease: General considerations of screening and standards for the exam (Sheppard)

8:45    Getting off to a good start: Instrumentation, Image Optimization and Knobology - (D’Agostini)

9:15    Normal fetal cardiac anatomy and the 4 Chamber View (Sinkovskaya)

10:00    Break
10:15    The Outflow Tracts (Sheppard)
11:00    The Three Vessel and Three Vessel Trachea Views (Sinkovskaya)
11:45    Q&A
12:00    Lunch - Box lunch included with registration
12:30    Hands-on Focus Session 1
1:30    Hands-on Focus Session 2
2:30    Break
2:45    Interactive Case Presentations: Normal and Abnormal Hearts (All faculty)

3:15    Putting it all together: Describing the findings, summarizing and deciding when to refer for fetal echocardiography (D’Agostini)

4:00    Q&A
5:00    Adjourn


Elena S. Sinkovskaya, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Director of Ultrasound Research and Education, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Eastern Virginia Medical School

Celeste Sheppard, MD
Founder, Tiny Hearts Project
Clinical Director of Ultrasound, Department of Women’s Health, UT Dell Medical School

Deborah D’Agostini RDMS, FAIUM
Women’s Health Education Leader
GE Healthcare


November 9, 2019
Seton Administrative Office (SAO) in Austin, Texas
Tiny Hearts Project