St Joseph’s Cardiac MRI course

Date: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th February 2022

The course will take place over two-days and will provide a unique and comprehensive experience for delegates wanting to learn more about Cardiovascular MRI.

Day one consists of didactic scientific lectures on all components of CMR given by the faculty members.

The presentations included:

  • Cardiac Anatomy 
  • ECG evaluation & Cardiac Rhythms 
  • Common CMR sequences 
  • The Nuts and Bolts of Cardiac MRI (clinical application of CMR) 
  • MR safety and Cardiac Implants 
  • Tissue characterisation and clinical application 
  • Stress Perfusion Scanning (Adenosine/Dobutamine) 
  • Aortic and vascular imaging 
  • Flow measurements with Phase-contrast imaging 

Day two involves the delegates rotating through 4 separate CMR stations comprising:

1) practice CMR scanning with guided mentorship,

2) learn how a CMR report is crafted,

3) view CMR clinical case studies,  

4) CMR image analysis and post-processing provided by a representative from Circle CVI42 (software company).