The 2018 SOPE symposium is only open to 2018 SOPE members. Join or renew your membership before registering for this event. Once your membership is renewed you must register to attend the 2018 symposium. 

You MUST renew your SOPE memberships dues by June 10, 2018 to attend this event. Those who have not renewed their dues and wish to attend will be charged $25.00 at the event plus your SOPE membership renewal fee. Once your membership dues are renewed you MUST register to attend the SOPE symposium.


SOPE has put together this symposium as education and networking opportunity for the pediatric and congenital echocardiography community. The tentative program for the symposium is as follows: 

2018 SOPE Symposium Program:
Educating the Educator

6:30 – 7:35 PM   Registration, Networking, Dinner
7:35 – 7:45 PM   Introduction of Fellows 
7:45 -  8:00 PM   SOPE Announcements and Recognition of Sponsors 
8:00 -  8:20 PM   Hollie Carron, RDCS, FASE – How to Train Pediatric Sonographers
8:20 – 8:40 PM   Dr. William Border, MD – Echo Bootcamp for Fellows
8:40 – 9:00 PM   Dr. Shubhi Srivastava, MD along with Helen Ko, BS, RDCS, RDMS – How to Roll Out New Modalities in a Lab
9:00 -  9:30 PM   Networking
9:30 PM  Symposium End

 The meeting will provide a venue where networking among the members can occur before and after the symposium. There will be a dinner preceding the presentations and discussion. This symposium has been made possible through unrestricted educational grants. We thank you for your continued support of our profession and for helping support the SOPE mission! We hope to see you at the symposium!



This is NOT an American Society of Echocardiography program. All inquiries should come to