ASE On-Demand Webinar: Recommendations for the Adult Cardiac Sonographer Performing Echocardiography to Screen for Critical Congenital Heart Disease in the Newborn
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Originally Recorded April 20, 2021 | 5:00 - 6:00 PM Eastern Time

CME Information: 2 credits

Speakers: Melissa Wasserman, RDCS, RCCS, FASE and Bruce Landeck, MD, FASE

This webinar will focus on guiding the adult cardiac sonographer to be able to recognize common types of critical congenital heart disease in the newborn. Tips and tricks for optimal imaging strategies, 'red-flag' echocardiographic findings, and recommended standards for communication in these urgent scenarios will be provided. A comprehensive review of critical lesions, key findings, non-standard echo views, and differential diagnosis, will be discussed. This will be a live interactive session with time allotted for questions and answers.

Course/Activity Information

Target Audience: This activity is designed for all cardiovascular sonographers and physicians with a primary interest and knowledge base in the field of cardiovascular imaging, and/or pediatric echocardiography.

Learning Objectives:

• Learn standard pediatric imaging planes to identify anatomy pertinent to C-CHD

• Become familiar with tell-tale echocardiographic findings associated with C-CHD

• Summarize the recommended instrumentation, infrastructure and communication needed, to improve C-CHD patient outcomes at community hospitals

Accreditation Statement:

The American Society of Echocardiography is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Echocardiography designates this article for a maximum of 2 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 2 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program, and/or the American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.

ARDMS, CCI, Sonography Canada recognize ASE’s certificates and have agreed to honor the credit hours toward their registry requirements for sonographers.


According to ACCME policy, ASE implemented mechanisms to resolve all conflicts of interest prior to the planning and implementation of this activity.

The following moderators/speakers reported no actual or potential conflicts of interest in relation to this activity:

  • Melissa Wasserman, RDCS, RCCS, FASE
  • Bruce Landeck, MD, FASE

The following CME reviewers and ASE Staff reported no actual or potential conflicts of interest in relation to this document: 

  • Kathryn Lyons, ASE Healthcare Education Manager
  • Eileen Richardot, RCS, RDCS, FASE
  • Denise Ignatowski, BS, RDCS, FASE

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