19.03.2019 | Bulgaria

Symposium of S&T Bulgaria in Echocardiography Days - Sofia 2019

“Three-dimensional quantitative assessment of the mitral valve in the era of structural interventions” is the topic of symposium of S&T Bulgaria, that will take place on 6th April, 2019 from 16.00, in the Musala Hall of the Hilton Hotel, Sofia



For the fifth consecutive year, the Foundation for Non-invasive Imaging Diagnostics and Non-invasive Diagnostic Diagnostics (WG) are pleased to invite you to take part in the Scientific Forum "Days of Echocardiography - Sofia 2019", which will be held in the Musala Hall of the Hilton Hotel, Sofia April 5 - April 2019. The main theme of the event in 2019 is the Mitral Valve. The program includes lectures and clinical cases, which will be presented by Bulgarian and foreign lecturers - experts in non-invasive diagnostics - EchoG, Traffic Police, MRI in children and adults. Guest speakers from UK, Belgium, France, Italy, Hungary, etc. will participate.

The program will be accompanied by a special session with presentations of rare clinical cases from real practice, presented by young cardiologists. This year's event will be a joint venture between EACVI and the Non-invasive Image Diagnostics Foundation in Cardiology, which announces an award for an educational grant for the best-represented young cardiologist, as well as many other awards for present clinical cases.

The symposium of S & T Bulgaria, which will be held on April 6, 2019 (Saturday) at 4 pm, in the Musala Hall of the Hilton Hotel, is a part of the scientific program. The guest speaker prof. Astrid Apor from Hungary is invited by PHILIPS HEALTHCARE. The theme of her presentation is Three-dimensional quantitative assessment of the mitral valve in the era of structural intervention. Prof. Astrid Apor was born in 1965, she studied in Fazekas Mihály Grammar School in mathematics class and in 1989 graduated at the Semmelweis Medical University. She started working in the Nyírő Gyula Hospital and since 1992 in the Semmelweis University, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and in the Heart Center. In 1994 she took special examination in anaesthesiology and intensive care medicine, then in 2007 - in cardiology. Prof. Astrid Apor's main field is echocardiography and vascular ultrasonography.

Along with the scientific program an exhibition of leading pharmaceutical and instrumental companies will be organized. At its stand, on the congress floor in front of Musala Hall, S & T Bulgaria presents PHILIPS HEALTHCARE echocardiography equipment. Since the beginning of 2013 S&T Bulgaria has become a sole distributor and authorized service in Bulgaria, for the full range of products manufactured by Philips Healthcare. The company offers a wide range of medical devices: Ultrasound Systems, X-ray equipment and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, nuclear medicine imaging systems, Cardiovascular monitoring systems, medical IT solutions and patient monitors. The company has established a highly effective service network with main offices in Sofia, Varna and Plovdiv. The service team consists of professionally trained and Philips certified engineers with a broad experience and understanding of the medical equipment supplies. Based on that S&T is able to provide the clients with full warranty and post-warranty servicing of their Philips equipment.