SONOFORUM 2020: Information & Provisional Program

SONOFORUM 2020: Information & Provisional Program

SonoForum 2020


Hotel Mediteran

Bečići bb, 85310 Budva



Fetal Cardiology and
Emerging Trends in Ultrasound: Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility.

25-26 April, 2020

Hotel Mediteran Budva

Sonoforum 2020



The Second International Forum for Russian Speaking Medical Professionals on Ultrasound and Fetal Medicine

24-26 April, 2020

Hotel Mediteran, Budva, Montenegro


Preliminary Program:


«FETAL  SYNDROMES»  Pre-course by Dr Fred Ushakov (London, UK)***:

Key topics:

  • Overview of the current genetics
  • Expert target ultrasound for multiple anomalies
  • 6 most common chromosomal syndromes
  • Important genetic syndromes
  • Skeletal dysplasias
  • Craniosynostoses
  • Echogenic kidneys
  • Other hot topics

*** Participation in the pre-course requires additional registration

25/04/20 — 26/04/20

SONOFORUM 2020:  Provisional Program

Fetal Cardiology:

  • New dynamic algorithm for fetal heart examination (Dr. Fred Ushakov)
  • Diagnostic algorithms for examination of the fetal heart — from images to diagnoses.
  • All about congenital heart defects (CHD): from AVSD to complex cases of heterotaxy.
  • Common mistakes and errors in the diagnosis of CHD and how to avoid them.
  • Diagnosis of heart defects — the presentation of their own cases by delegates and discussion.
  • 4D fetal echocardiography (STIC) — is it the past or the future? Experts discussion.
  • Postnatal Management of CHD: A Key Lecture by an Expert Cardiologist.
  • Ultrasound specialists and cardiologists: How to work together.
  • First-hand information: What experts have discussed on recent conferences (Dr. Fred Ushakov)
    • 2019 Fetal Heart International Symposium in Baltimore (USA)
    • First Trimester Symposium 2019 in Melbourne (Australia)
    • Fetal Heart Focus Group Meeting 2019 in Voluson Valley (Austria)
    • 2nd Early Fetal Scan Conference 2019 in London (UK)
  • CHD Screening of the Future: How It Will Be in 2030.

Other Topics of the Forum:

  • Rare and unusual fetal anomalies: diagnosis, work-up and management.
  • Hot topics in gynecological ultrasound.
  • Advanced ultrasound technologies in IVF and human reproduction.

Conference Director: Dr Fred Ushakov (London, UK)