Diploma in “Fetal Echocardiography”

Diploma in "Fetal Echocardiography"


General Informations:

The Diploma in ” Fetal Echocardiography” offers a specific education in obstetrical ultrasound for a deepened study of the fetal heart. The Diploma combines theoretical and practical on-site training




Educational Goals:

Participants receive high-level education in ultrasound aimed at the evaluation of the fetal hearth and to make the diagnosis of the main heart defects




Specific Goals of Diploma:

  • To make participants update and improve their knowledge and skills in ultrasound evaluation of the fetal hearth and to recognize fetal heart abnormalities during different gestational ages of pregnancy
  • To use 3D/4D technology (including STIC) for the evaluation of fetal heart anatomy/anomalies
  • To create shared space for experience and knowledge




The theoretical and practical parts are focused on the following topics:

  • Embryology and physiology of the fetal heart and fetal circulation
  • The guidelines of the main scientific societies concerning the fetal heart’s assessment
  • When, how and why fetal echocardiography
  • Use of 3D and 4D in the fetal heart evaluation
  • Doppler technology for the evaluation of fetal heart anatomy/anomaly
  • Main heart defects in the fetus
  • Echocardiography and first trimester of pregnancy
  • Counseling of main fetal heart defects



Admission Requirements:

Candidates can be:

  • obstetricians and gynecologists
  • residency trainers in obstetrics and gynecology
  • medical doctors
  • nurse/midwives with an interest in ob/gyn ultrasound








Four weeks




Please, contact the secretary at info@psuog.net




G. Clerici, MD, PhD




European Medical and Research Center

Via Del Giochetto







After attending the course and passing the final examination, the participants receive a diploma in “Fetal Echocardiography”




€ 5,500




For communications/information about the courses, please use the info@psuog.net email address



To attend the course, candidates must fill the application form below and send it to the school secretary at the info@psuog.net

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Permanent School of Ultrasound in Ob/Gyn (PSUOG)

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via Del Giochetto 53/A, 06122, Perugia (Italy)
Director: Graziano CLERICI, MD PhD
email: info@psuog.net