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Hands-On Perioperative Echocardiography Courses 2019


The Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine is hosting 6 courses in Perioperative Echocardiography in 2019.

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Dates of 2019 courses:

4-8 February 2019 (fully booked)

20-24 May 2019 (fully booked)

29 July-2 August 2019 (fully booked)

21 October–25 October 2019 (fully booked)

2 December-6 December 2019 (spaces available)



Groote Schuur Hospital

D23 Anaesthetic Department

Cape Town


Contact details:

Tel: + 27 (0) 21 404 5004

Fax: + 27 (0) 21 4066589



Trainees: R2500

Cardiothoracic Anaesthetic Society of South Africa (CASSA) members: R4000

Specialists (Non-CASSA members:) R5000


Banking details:

FNB Mowbray

Branch number: 200309

Account name: UCT TEE Training

Account number: 62396957270

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Course co-ordinator: Dr Adriaan Myburgh (



  • Lunch will be provided. Please indicate any special meal requirements.
  • Textbooks on the topic recommended for after hours study.
  • A reading list will be provided for participants in advance.
  • Maximum of eight candidates per course.
  • Candidates will be divided into groups depending on prior knowledge and experience.
  • Faculty: Justiaan Swanevelder, Groote Schuur Department of Anaesthesia and International and National visiting leaders in the field of Echocadiography.
  • CPD accredited by CMSA