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Professional Certificate in
Advanced Cardiac Imaging
HKUx

What you will learn

  • Role of cardiac CT and cardiac MRI in the assessment of cardiac disease.
  • Understand and describe the process of cardiac CT and cardiac MRI image acquisition.
  • Able to perform basic interpretation and identification of disease as seen on cardiac CT and cardiac MRI.
  • State the future developments in the field of cardiac MRI and CT.

Understand the basic concepts of using and interpreting cardiac computed tomography (CT) and cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) through didactic lectures with high quality animations, whilst also having hands-on experience to analyze real clinical cases.

The course is delivered by world-renowned radiologists and cardiologists, and helps you obtain the career advice and expertise in cardiac CT and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). This program combines fundamental knowledge and skills with advanced technological developments in the field. Topics such as coronary artery disease, cardiomyopathy, heart failure, structural heart disease and congenital heart disease will be covered. Cardiac CT and cardiac MR techniques such as CT angiography (CTA), CT-FFR, CT for transcatheter aortic valve replacement/ implantation (TAVR/ TAVI), stress perfusion CMR for ischemic heart disease, CMR for vascular disease, MRI coronary angiography and CMR for pediatric patients will be delivered with the state of the art animations. Clinical cases will also be provided to allow you to learn post-processing skills for CT and MRI cases.

By the end of this program, you will be equipped with a solid understanding of cardiac CT and cardiac MRI with practical skills on assessing cardiac CT and cardiac MRI images.

Expert instruction
2 skill-building courses
Self-paced
Progress at your own speed
2 months
2 - 3 hours per week
Discounted price: $268.20
Pre-discounted price: $298USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. HKUx's Advanced Cardiac Imaging Professional Certificate

  2. 2–3 hours per week, for 4 weeks

    First-ever cardiac CT MOOC! Learn essential knowledge for cardiac CT through short videos, downloadable cases & forums. Available in multiple languages and provides material to meet level 1 requirements in Cardiac CT.

    这是第一个关于心脏CT的MOOC! 通过播放短视频,下载病例和线上学术研讨会学习心脏CT的解剖学,图像采集技术和分析并报告图像的能力。该课程提供多种语言,并提供满足心脏CT一级要求的材料。

  3. 2–3 hours per week, for 5 weeks

    First ever cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) MOOC! Learn the CMR essentials through short videos, downloadable cases & web forums. Available in multiple languages & follows guidelines for level 1 requirements.

    这是第一个关于心脏磁共振(CMR)的大型网上公开课!您将通过短视频,可下载的病例和线上论坛学习CMR物理、扫描序列和分析图像。本课程提供多种语言版本,并遵循心脏影像学会的1级建议。

    • This course is aimed at radiologists, cardiologists, medical doctors, allied health professionals and medical industry personnel.
    • For radiologists, cardiologists and medical doctors this course can fulfil the educational learning requirements of some programs to obtain basic understanding of cardiac CT and cardiac MRI.
    • For medical industry personnel, this provides the information you need to understand the technology and its future especially when you need to engage clinicians working in this field.

Meet your instructors

from University of Hong Kong (HKUx)
Dr. Ming-Yen Ng
Clinical Assistant Professor, Course director for Cardiac CT and CMR MOOC
The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Varut Vince Vardhanabhuti
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Hong Kong
Guest speaker: Dr. Suhny Abbara
Professor
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Guest speaker: Dr. Ed Nicol
Consultant cardiologist
Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College
Guest speaker: Dr. Shihua Zhao
Professor
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
Guest speaker: Dr. Elsie Nguyen
Associate Professor
University of Toronto
Guest speaker: Dr. Mini Pakkal
Assistant Professor
University of Toronto
Guest speaker: Dr. Jonathan Weir-McCall
Lecturer
University of Cambridge
Guest speaker: Dr. Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci
Associate Professor of Cardiology and Consultant Cardiologist; Chief Executive Officer of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR)
University of Bristol
Guest speaker: Dr. Carmen WS Chan
Consultant Cardiologist
Queen Mary Hospital
Guest speaker: Dr. Charles Hing-Chiu Chang
Research Assistant Professor
The University of Hong Kong
Guest speaker: Dr. Stephen Chi-Wai Cheung
Consultant Radiologist
Queen Mary Hospital
Guest speaker: Dr. Kenneth KY Cheung
Associate Consultant
Department of Radiology, Hong Kong Children's Hospital
Guest speaker: Dr. Calvin Woon-Loong Chin
Senior Consultant
National Heart Centre Singapore
Guest speaker: Dr. Vanessa M. Ferreira
Deputy Clinical Director
University of Oxford Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research
Guest speaker: Prof. Dudley Pennell
Professor of Cardiology
Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, London UK
Guest speaker: Prof. Steffen E. Petersen
Professor
Queen Mary University of London
Sponsor 1
Consultant
Bayer
Sponsor 2
Consultant
Circle Cardiovascular Imaging
Sponsor 3
Consultant
GE Healthcare
Sponsor 4
Consultant
TeraRecon
Sponsor 5
Consultant
Arterys

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