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Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging for HIV-associated to heart disease
Thursday, 5 November 2020 (South African Time) GMT +2

Explore with us the new and exciting field of cardiac imaging using MRI. Learn how to approach cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging for HIV-associated to heart disease

Register now; this webinar is CPD points accredited.*

*CPD Point accreditation is only available for South African attendees

Professor Ntobeko Ntusi
Professor Ntobeko Ntusi

Prof. Ntobeko Ntusi is the Chair & Head of medicine at the University of Cape Town (UCT) and Groote Schuur hospital; he is both a cardiologist and a Professor of medicine. He drives the clinical leadership for cardiovascular magnetic resonance at the University of Cape Town (UCT) and Groote Schuur hospital. He is the founding Director of the Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Congress of South Africa. Prof is a principal investigator at the Hatter Institute for cardiovascular research in Africa and the Cape Universities body imaging center as well as a collaborating investigator at the Wellcome Center for infectious diseases research in Africa.

He is also the editor-in-chief of the South African heart journal and a frequent guest editor of the South African medical journal. He serves on the editorial boards for numerous international journals and provides regular peer reviews for granting agencies, globally. He has been actively engaged in and contributes to improved understanding of cardiomyopathy, Inflammatory Heart Disease, HIV-associated cardiovascular disease and heart failure in South Africa as well as globally.

Prof is passionate about education and producing the next generation of leaders and currently supervises postgraduate students and serves as a mentor to many young people.


Thursday, 5 November 2020 (South African Time) GMT+2


19.00 - 19.10 Open & Welcome - Lee Roering, Modality Specialist CT & MR for SA
19.10 - 20.00 Cardiovascular magnetic resonance HIV-associated to heart disease - Prof. Ntobeko Ntusi
20.00 - 20.15 Q&A and closing

General description of the webinar:

In this webinar, chaired by Professor Ntusi we take a look at case studies and the best approach for cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging for HIV-associated to heart disease. There will be time for interaction post the case study presentation
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