23 Mar 2024

An introduction to cardiac MRI 2024

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Preliminary Agenda:

For a detailed agenda, please head to the download tab to access the PDF version.


Saturday 23rd March:


8:00: Registrations

08.30: Introduction to cardiac MRI in practice

09.00: Relatively easy MRI Physics and Safety 

09.45: MRI Safety Considerations for CMR

10.30: Sponsor Presentation 


10.40: Morning Tea 


11.00: MRI for structure and function 

11.45: Aortic disease, flow and valvular heart disease 


12.30: Lunch 


13.15: Sponsor Presentation 

13.25: Ischaemic heart disease

14.10: MINOCA 

14.40: Perfusion 

15.10: Sponsor Presentation 


15.20: Afternoon tea 


15.40: ARVD (Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia) & ACM (Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy)

16.10: Amyloid: Role of MRI in Guiding Diagnosis and Management 

16.30: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy 

16.55: Cardiac MRI in Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy 


Sunday 24th March 


8.30: Congenital heart disease

9.00: Masses and tumours 

10.15: CMR in (Australian) practice 

10.45: Sponsor presentation 


10.55: Morning Tea


11.15: Live Scanning and Workstation Rotations 

12.30: Live Scanning and Workstation Rotations 


13.15: Lunch 


14.30: Live Scanning and Workstation Rotations 

14.45: Live Scanning and Workstation Rotations 

17.05: Meeting Close 


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About Speaker
  • Dr John Younger

    Dr John Younger is a Senior Staff Specialist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, and a senior lecturer with the University of Queensland. After completing cardiology training, John undertook a 2 year fellowship in British Heart Foundation Cardiac MRI Research Centre at Leeds University in the UK before returning to Australia to establish the cardiac CT and MRI programs at the Royal Brisbane Hospital.

    He was a co-author of the CSANZ position statement on Calcium Scoring and the Position Statement on Initial Certification and Maintenance of Recognition for Cardiac MRI. He served as senior Cardiac Society representative on the Conjoint Committee for CT Coronary Angiography and he is the recent past president of ANZ-CMR.


  • A/Prof Dr Arun Dahiya

    Dr Arun Dahiya is a staff Cardiologist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital as well as Logan hospital in Queensland, Australia. In additional he has an honorary staff cardiologist appointment at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.

    He completed his cardiology training at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Queensland Australia in 2009. He returned to Brisbane, Australia from USA in 2012 after completing his two-year advanced cardiovascular imaging fellowship at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic, USA. He had experience of training as a cardiac imager in one of the busiest centre in USA (Cleveland Clinic). He is also an Associate Professor with Griffith University and is routinely teaching medical students. He has a special interest in multimodality cardiac imaging.