Canadian Society of Echocardiography Meeting 2017
NINETEENTH ANNUAL
CANADIAN ECHO WEEKEND
EDUCATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

Participating Faculty

Organizing Committee
Chi-Ming Chow and Lawrence Rudski (Co-Chairs), Anthony Sanfilippo, Ian Burwash, Igal A Sebag, Wendy Tsang, François Tournoux.

Faculty
Karima Addetia, MD
Cardiologist, University of Chicago

Arsène J. Basmadjian, MD, FRCPC, MSc
Director, Echocardiography & Non-invasive Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute; Professor of Medicine and Director, Adult Echocardiography Diploma Program, Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC

Jonathan Beaudoin, MD
Program Director, Ottawa Heart Institute, University of Ottawa

Mathieu Bernier, MD,
Director of Echocardiography - IUCPQ - Laval University

David Bewick, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine, Dalhousie University; Director, Heart Function and Cardiovascular Health & Wellness Clinics, NB Heart, Saint John, NB

Ian Burwash, MD, FRCPC
Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa; Director, Echocardiography Laboratory, University of Ottawa Heart Institute; Ottawa, ON

Kwan Chan, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa. Past President, CSE

Chi-Ming Chow, MDCM, FRCPC, MSc, FACC, FASE, ABIM
Immediate Past President, Canadian Society of Echocardiography; Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Director, Echocardiography and Vascular Laboratory, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON

Jonathan B. Choy, MD, FRCPC, FACC
Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Alberta; Director, Adult Echocardiography, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute

Sabe De, MD, FRCPC, FASE
Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University; Division of Cardiology, Cape breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS

Hisham Dokaihish, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE
Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine; Cardiologist, Hamilton Health Sciences

Prof. Erwan Donal
Echo Section Chair, EACVI
CHU Rennes, France

Nowell Fine, MD, FRCPC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Cardiologist, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, AB

Julia Grapsa, MD
Cardiologist, Hammersmith Hospital, London and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Christine Henri, MD, FRCPC
Research Centre and Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute Université de Montréal, Québec, Canada

Davinder S. Jassal, MD, FACC, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Cardiology, University of Manitoba; Radiology and Physiology Medical Director, WRHA Coronary Care Unit Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, St. Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, MB

Amer Johri, MD
Cardiologist, Kingston General Hospital, Queens University

John Jue, MD
Vancouver General Hospital, UBC

Sharon Mulvagh, MD
Professor of Medicine, Dalhousie

Kevin Ong, MD
St Paul’s Hospital, University of British Columbia

Raveen Pal, MD
Queens University, Kingston General Hospital

Howard Leong-Poi, MD, FRCPC, FASE
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Head, Division of Cardiology, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON

Philippe Pibabot, DVM, PhD, FAHA, FACC, FESC, FASE
Professor of Medicine, Laval University; Canada Research Chair in Valvular Heart Disease, Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Quebec, QC

Lawrence Rudski, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE
President, Canadian Society of Echocardiography; Professor of Medicine Director of the Division of Cardiology McGill University Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC

Anthony Sanfilippo, MD, FRCPC
Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education; Professor of Medicine, Queen’s University; Director of Echocardiography, Kingston, ON

Zion Sasson, MD, FRCPC, FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Cardiologist, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON

Igal A. Sebag, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE
Associate Professor of Medicine, McGill University; Director of Echocardiography and Non-Invasive Cardiology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC

Cairrine Sloggett, RN, RDCS, FASE
Echo Coordinator
Cardiac Care Network Toronto, ON

Robert Stewart, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University
Division of Cardiology, QEII - Halifax Infirmary (HI) Site, Halifax, NS

James Tam, MD
University of Manitoba – Past President - CSE

François Tournoux, MD, PhD FRCPC
Assistant Professor, Université de Montréal, Québec, Canada; Cardiologist, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montréal CHUM; CSE representative for Heart Imager or Toronto (EACVI) and Coordinator of the CSE Young Echocardiographers of Canada (YEC)

Dinesh Thavendiranathan, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FASE
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

Wendy Tsang, MD, FRCPC, SM
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto; Cardiologist, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, ON

Susan Wiegers, MD
Senior Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs and Graduate Medical Education, Temple University, Professor, Medicine. Immediate Past President, American Society of Echocardiography