Registration for the 2019 SOPE Symposium is NOW CLOSED.  We thank everyone for your dedication to the SOPE mission. We will see you in Portland!

2019 SOPE Symposium, In Partnership with ASE - Intraoperative Echocardiography 


2019 Symposium Agenda

7:00 - 8:00      
7:30 - 8:00      
Networking, Cocktails
8:00 - Until      Dinner Service
8:15 - 8:30        SOPE Announcements, Dr. Judy Hung, FASE, Introduction of Sonographers, Fellows, and Cardiologists
8:30 - 8:45        Dr. Michael Puchalski – Intraop TEE – “What’s New in   the Guidelines?”
8:45 -9:00         Dr. Kenan Stern – Epicardial Echo – “Why, When, and How?”
9:00 - 9:15         Heidi Cuffee, RDCS – “Role of the Echosonographer in

Who We Are

The SOCIETY OF PEDIATRIC ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY (SOPE) is a forum for education, collaboration, advocacy, and networking for the pediatric and congenital echocardiography community.

SOPE is an independent organization whose mission is to maintain and promote excellence in the echocardiographic examination of every fetus, infant, child, and adolescent as well as the adult with congenital heart disease. In addition, SOPE is committed to optimizing the training of pediatric echocardiographers and sonographers, having participated in the development of guidelines and standards for the nomenclature of cardiac septal structures as well as physician training in pediatric, fetal, and transesophageal echocardiography. 

SOPE Symposiums

Event List

Posted on 5/26/2017

2017 Symposium

Posted on 5/25/2017

2018 SOPE Symposium

Posted on 5/17/2018