Echo Day 2018

25th September 2018
The Welcombe, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 0NR

We are delighted to invite you to the first Echo Day – an annual event offering you a unique opportunity to dive into a day of peer-presented case studies and the latest Philips innovation in echocardiography.


Join us on 25th September for a day filled with thought-provoking discussions and topical subjects from the cardiovascular ultrasound space.


Some of the topics we will explore on the day include Congenital Heart Disease, Contrast Echo tips and more.


You will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience with the latest ultrasound innovation from Philips, including our small parts solution, and speak to our experts.


This year, we are pleased to be hosting a number of speakers including Prof Mark Monaghan and Dr Rick Steeds.


Spaces are limited. Don’t miss out – secure your place today!

The Welcombe, Stratford-upon-Avon
25th September 2018
25th September 2018
Presented by
09:30 – 10:00
Arrival and registration
10:00 – 10:45
Opening session
10:45 – 11:30
7 day echo service recommendations and workforce pressures
Dr Rick Steeds
Cardiac Consultant at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
11:30 – 12:15
The Heart as you’ve never seen it before!
Prof Mark Monaghan
Director of Non-Invasive Cardiology at King’s College Hospital, London
12:15 – 12:45
Carousel session
12:45 – 13:30
13:30 – 14:15
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy screening
Lauren Turvey
Specialist Cardiac Physiologist at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
14:15 – 15:00
Adult Congenital Heart Disease - cases for the cath lab
Cathy West
Principal Echo Technician at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
15:00 – 15:30
Carousel session
15:30 – 15:45
Refreshment break
15:45 – 16:30
Routine use of contrast by cardiac sonographers in a contemporary echo lab – how we do it
Reinette Hampson
Chief Cardiac Physiologist at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
16:30 – 16:45
*Agenda, including topics and timings, is subject to change
You will also have the opportunity to get some hands-on experience on EPIQ CVx – the latest generation cardiovascular ultrasound from Philips.
British Socienty of Echocardiography
Echo Day 2018 has been awarded 2 BSE points.

Drinks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day – please indicate any dietary requirements when completing the registration form.

Attendance is by registration only.


We look forward to welcoming you in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Register for Echo Day 2018