8th meeting of Baltic Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Friday, October 27, 2023 - 10:00 to 18:00

8th meeting of Baltic Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

“Clinical and imaging challenges in diagnosis of inflammatory myocardial diseases”

Date: Friday, October 27th, 2023

Place: Klaipeda University Hospital (main hall on the 2nd floor), Liepojos g. 41, Klaipeda

Note: Conference will be certified by Vilnius University and this will be a hybrid event - the meeting will combine a "live" in-person event with a "virtual" online component (will be streamed online for registered users)


09:00 - 10:00 Registration & LIVE streaming on-line setup

10.00 – 10:10 Welcome speech from the faculty and organizers

10:10 – 10:30 Opening lecture: Nomeda Valeviciene (Lithuania) - Lake Louise criteria in myocarditis

10:30 – 11:00 Anna Herrey (UK) - The Parametric mapping in myocarditis and cardiomyopathy

11:00 – 11:30 Gintarė Martinkute (Lithuania) - Clinical case of cardiomyopathy

11:30 – 12:00 Darius Palionis (Lithuania) - Complicated myocarditis and MRI

12:00 – 12:30 Karolina Gaizauskiene (Lithuania) - Prognostic value of T1, T2 mapping, and late gadolinium enhancement on CMR in acute myocarditis: a systematic review

12:30 – 13:00 Audra Banisauskaite (Lithuania) - The spectrum of pathologies mimicking myocardial inflammation

13:00 – 13:30 Agneta Virbickiene (Lithuania) - Exploring imaging biomarkers of myocardial inflammation: impact on structural and functional parameters in patients with acute myocardial infarction.

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch break

14:30 – 15:00 Sigita Glaveckaite (Lithuania) - CMR in the current guidelines of the ESC.

15:00 – 15:30 Davis S. Putrins, Zanda Krastina, Ligita Zvaigzne, Ilze Priedite (Latvia) - Fantastic cases in CMR: pulmonary cardiac sarcoidosis

15:30 – 16:00 Greta Jurkeviciute - Kucinskiene (Lithuania) - The role of 4D flow MRI for clinical applications in cardiovascular disease: current status and future perspectives with special focus on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

16:00 - 16:30 Ernestas Dvinelis (Lithuania) - CT myocardial perfusion: overview and experience in VUH Santaros klinikos

16:30 - 17:00 Zygimantas Abramikas (Lithuania) - Overview of AI application in CMR: state of the art 

17:00 Closing remarks and discussion 


Participation fee: 10 Eur

Registration is open:

- Please make a conference fee payment to: Baltijos širdies magnetinio rezonanso asociacija, LT397300010149044801 (Swedbank).

- In the purpose of payment please write: BCMR2023 and provide full name and e-mail address of attendee.

- Link and password to the conference streaming online using ZOOM platform will be sent to attendee's email on the day of event.