General Information

  1. A didactic series covering the National Board of Echocardiography’s Examination of Special Competence in Basic Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography (Basic PTEeXAM).
  2. TTE and TEE image acquisition with both live models and echo simulation. Peer review of the student’s own echo examinations with electronic feedback.
  3. Physicians will receive 48 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM for Basic Echo Course.
  4. Students will also be given access to the web-based teaching files where pre-graded echocardiography studies can be reviewed and interpreted at your own pace and instant feedback given on your interpretation.
  5. A certificate of course completion will be awarded once course work is completed.
  6. Completion of this activity is being certified under the AMA Guidelines for New Procedures and Skills.

Upcoming Course Dates

Echo Basic Course

Visit 1:  September 8-10, 2014
Visit 2:  October 27-29, 2014
Visit 1:  February 23-25, 2015
Visit 2:  April 27-29, 2015


Echo Advanced Course

Week 1:  November 3-7, 2014
Week 2:  January 26-30, 2015
Week 3:  April 20-24, 2015
                (notice change)
Week 4:  June 22-26, 2015

Additional Information

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