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Dec 11, 2014

EuroEcho-Imaging 2014, Vienna


 


EuroEcho - Imaging took place in Vienna, Austria from December 2nd to the 6th, 2014. The congress experienced a new record of 3600 participants. It was organized by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI).

CCI was well represented with many participants from OUH. Dr. Jørg Saberniak won an award for the best poster for the second year in a row.
CCI had all together four poster presentations.
Doctors Nina E. Hasselberg (picture) and Ida Skrinde Leren had oral poster presentations and Dr. Hasselbergs's poster was also presented at the congress highlight session.
Doctors Trine F. Håland and Petter Storsten presented their posters during the poster sessions.

Associate professor Kristina H. Haugaa and professor Thor Edvardsen had invited lectures. Members of the CCI also had numerous positions as chairmen and some of them were also acting as experts in different sessions. 
Prof. Thor Edvardsen was elected as Treasurer in EACVI (2014-2016) and is the current Chair of the EACVI Scientific Committee.

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Center Director Thor Edvardsen giving one of his invited lectures.
Prof. Edvardsen was also featured in the EuroEcho Imaging Congress News.
Center Director of Cardiology Research, Kristina Haugaa, giving one of her invited lectures.
PhD student Ida Skrinde Leren during her oral abstract presentation.

PhD student Jørg Saberniak and Center Director of Cardiology Research Kristina Haugaa
in front of his poster titled: Right ventricular diameter predicts ventricular arrhythmias in subjects with ARVC.
Doctor Helge Skulstad and PhD student Petter Storsten in front of Petter's poster titled: Reduced septal shortening in patients with transposition of the great arteries: a reflection of reduced septal curvature?

REPRESENTING CCI THIS YEAR

Thor Edvardsen, MD, PhD, FESC, Specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology
Kristina Hermann Haugaa, MD, PhD, FESC, Specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology
Helge Skulstad, MD, PhD, Specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology
Jørg Saberniak, MD, Specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, PhD student at OUH
Nina Eide Hasselberg, MD, PhD student at OUH
Ida Skrinde Leren, MD, PhD student at OUH
Petter Storsten, MD, PhD student at OUH
Øyvind Senstad, MD, PhD student at OUH
Thomas Dahlslett, MD, PhD student at Hospital of Southern Norway
Daniela Melichova, MD, PhD student at Hospital of Southern Norway
Thuy Mi Nguyen, MD, PhD student at Hospital of Southern Norway
Ingvild Billehaug Norum, MD, PhD student at Vestfold Hospital
Vidar Ruddox, MD, PhD student at Vestfold Hospital
Thomas Muri Stokke, medical student at OUH

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