IAC Echocardiography - Sponsor News

Welcome to the Sponsor News section of IAC online. The IAC provides the following news and updates from our sponsoring organizations as a service to imaging facilities.

American Society of Echocardiography

ASE 2018
The 29th Annual Scientific Sessions will be held June 22-29, 2018 in Nashville, TN. Join ASE in Nashville for the 29th Annual Scientific Sessions of five days of learning from experts in the field of echocardiography.
Call for Abstracts Deadline: February 7, 2018
To register or for updates on the meeting, visit asescientificsessions.org.

Echovation 2018
After two successful iterations of the Echovation Challenge in 2016 and 2017, the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) is once again hosting a challenge to help achieve our mission of accelerating innovation and shaping the future of cardiovascular ultrasound. This ASE initiative provides a platform and forum for ASE members, along with others in the entire medical/scientific community, to offer ground-breaking solutions to the challenges that face cardiovascular ultrasound and cardiac imaging as a whole. Learn more at herox.com/echovation-challenge-2018.

Society of Pediatric Echocardiography

New Journal for SOPE Members
SOPE leadership recently decided to endorse and become a collaborator of a new journal titled Echo Research and Practice. This new journal aims to be the premier international journal for physicians, sonographers, nurses and other allied health professionals practicing echocardiography. It will be an open-access journal – all articles will be freely available online to all across the world at echorespract.com.

Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

SDMS Annual Conference - Registration Opens May 2018!
The SDMS Annual Conference is designed for sonographers, students, and other healthcare providers who use sonography. The educational program provides knowledge and skills in new sonographic techniques, diagnostic accuracy, enhancements of sonographic instrumentation, and practice management strategies. For more details, visit www.sdms.org/AnnualConference.

SDMS 2018 Elections
Nominations are now open for 2018 elected Board of Directors and Committee positions. Nomination Deadline: February 7, 2018. Learn more on the SDMS website.