2015 Fetal Cardiac Symposium
The Second Chicago Fetal Cardiac Symposium is a two-and-a-half day conference and workshop that offers thorough and updated presentations on scanning the fetal heart, as well as diagnosing and managing various, common fetal congenital heart disease malformations. In particular, it will emphasize the basics of fetal cardiac scanning, coupled with live case demonstrations and tips for diagnosing various anomalies. Presentations, given by nationally and internationally renowned faculty, will focus on anomalies of the four-chamber and outflow-tracts views, reflecting the recent guidelines for screening for fetal heart disease.
Rush University Medical Center
Professional Building- Searle Conference Center
1725 W. Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60657
Course Chair: Karim A. Diab, MD, FACC, FASE
Sawsan M. Awad, MD, MSc
John Bokowski, PhD, RDCS, FASE
Xavier Pombar, DO
About The Symposium
The symposium will include sessions that focus on basic tips for scanning the fetal heart as well as advanced topics related to specific fetal cardiac malformations. Attendees will have multiple opportunities to participate in hands-on workshops that will enable them to practice scanning under the supervision of expert faculty in the field of fetal cardiology.
There will also be opportunities to discuss interesting cases and take questions from the audience.
We look forward to seeing you this summer in Chicago for an exceptional meeting!