1981- 1989 High School French Lycée Saint Benoit, Istanbul
1989-1995 Medical School Hacettepe Univeristy, Medical School Ankara,
1995-2001 Cardiology Residency Hacettepe Univeristy, Medical SchoolAnkara,
July, 1995 Medical Licensure Hacettepe University, Medical SchoolAnkara,
July 2001 Cardiology Licensure Hacettepe University, Medical SchoolAnkara, 2001-2002 Echo Research Fellowship University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA,
2003- Staff Cardiologist Baskent University, Medical School, Ankara 2006-2013 Assoc. Prof. of Cardiology Baskent University, Medical School, Ankara
2013- Professor of Cardiology Baskent University, Medical School, Ankara
Other Academic Appointments:
Invited Faculty as Opponent of PhD Thesis Defense, Oslo University, Norway, October 2016
Visiting Professor for Echo Guided Interventional Procedures (Mitraclip) University of Rennes, France, June-July 2018
Educational/Scientific Programs Directed:
Program Director “Advanced Echocardiography Course” sponsored by Baskent University, Ankara 15-16 June, 2015
Program Director “Echo Teaching for the Young Cardiologists of the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging”, Antalya, October 24th, 2016
Host of Live DICE Webinar on Clinical Use of Strain Imaging, sponsored by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging, Heart House, Nice, October 16, 2016.
Program Director “3D Imaging Course of Turkish Society of Cardiology, March 3, 2017, Cyprus.
Program Director “Teaching Course: Deep Dive in 3D” in Updates in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery Annual Meeting, 24 March 2017, Izmir
Program Director “Advanced Echocardiography on Cardiomyopathies” in Updates in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery Annual Meeting, 6 April 2018, Antalya.
Program Director “3D and Strain hands-on teaching Course of Turkish Society of Cardiology” 12 May 2018, Ankara.
Program Director “EACVI Teaching Course for Heart Imagers of Tomorrowé, 20 October 2018, Antalya
July, 2008 European Cardiologist Diploma
January, 2005 European Association of Echocardiography
TTE Accreditation (renewed in 2016)
December,1996 United State Medical Licensing Examination
FOREIGN LANGUAGES Fluent in French
Fluent in English
2003- Teaching of third, fourth, fifth and sixth year medical students,
Baskent University School of Medicine
2003- Teaching of Cardiology Fellowship Program, Baskent
University School of Medicine
2007- Mentor, Senior Cardiology Fellows’ theses, Baskent University
Schoool of Medicine
1) Thrombocyte GGT activity in patients with acute coronary syndrome: relationship with clinical outcome, Koray Demirtaş MD, (2007)
2) Impact of cardiac resynchronization therapy on left and right ventricular functions in serial follow-up Özlem Demir MD, (2008).
3) Assessment of coronary microvascularfunctions in patients with migraine, Gamze Aslan MD (2009).
4) Assessment of coronary flow reserve in patients with end-stage chronic liver disease, Saadet Demirtaş MD, (2009).
5) Effects of Paclitaxel and Carboplatin combination on mechanical myocardial and microvascular functions: a transthoracic Doppler echocardiography and two-dimensional strain imaging study, Cihan Altın MD, (2010).
6) Invasive versus noninvasive method to optimize pacemakers in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy, Hafize Cörüt MD,(2014)
7) Comparison of different echocardiographic approaches to predict the impact of pulmonary hypertension n RV function, Aslı Bircan MD, (2014).
8) Concomittant use of echocardiographic strain analysis and treadmill stress testing to predict coronary rtery disease, Hatice Kozan MD, (2016)
Major Research Interest
Echocardiography, strain, 3Dimaging,myocardial mechanics, heart failure, transplantation,resynchronization therapy.
Assignments in Professional Societies
European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) – Chair of Membership Committee 2016-
EACVI Education Committee Member 2016-
EACVI Echo Nucleus Member 2016-
EACVI Board Member 2014-
EACVI Member since 2004.
Board member, Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease, Turkish Society of Cardiology 2007-2011
Board member, Working Group on Cardiovascular Imaging, Turkish Society of Cardiology. 2011-
Chair of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Imaging, Turkish Society of Cardiology 2013-2015.
Board member, Board of Accreditation of the Turkish Society of Cardiology.2012 –
Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, 2008-
Editorial Board Member
European Journal of Cardiology Cardiovascular Imaging
Journal of the American ociety of Echocardiography
Anatolian Journal of Cardiology (Associate Editor)
Archives of the Turkish Society of Cardiology
Manuscript Reviewer (within the last 2 yers)
European Heart Journal
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Journal of the American College of Cardiology- Cardiovascular Imaging
European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography
International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging
International Journal of Cardiology
American Journal of Cardiology
Journal of Cardiac Failure
Anatolian Journal of Cardiology
Archives of Turkish Society of Cardiology
Abstract Reviewer (regular since)
2006- International Congress of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Updates
2007- Turkish Society of Cardiology Congress, Scientific Sessions
2012- European Society of Cardiology Congress, Scientific Sessions
2010- EuroEcho Imaging Congress, Scientific Sessions
Other Activities in Professional Bodies
Expert Consensus Document Co-Author in European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) documents
2017 Multimodality imaging in restrictive cardiomyopathies.Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017;18:1090-1121.
2017 Appropriateness criteria for the use of transthoracic echocardiography in adults. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017,18:1191-1204
2017 Standardization of adult transthoracic echocardiography reporting in agreement with recent chamber quantification, diastolic function, and heart valve disease recommendations.Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017;18:1301-1310.
Expert Consensus Document Co-Author in American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) Documents
2018 Writing Group on Rheumathic Heart Diseases (in press)
Guideline and Consensus Document Reviewer
2014 Guideline Reviewer for 2014 ESC guidelines on the diagnosis and management of
2016 Comprehensive multi-modality imaging approachin arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy
2018 Standardization of left atrial, right ventricular, and right atrial deformation imaging using two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography.Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018;19:591-600.
2016 EACVI Reasearch Grant reviewer
Invited Lectures (International Congresses):
Lectures at American Society of Echocardiography Annual Scientific Sessions, June 2016, 2017,2018
Lectures at Euroecho Imaging 2008, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Lectures at European Cardiology Congresses, 2009, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Lectures at Echocardiography Today and Tomorrow, Austria, 2015, 2017
Lecture at Congress of Romanian Cardiac Society, May 2017
Lecture at EACVI Teaching Course, April 2017, Bulgaria
Lectures at World Congress of Echocardiography, 2004, 2016, 2018
Lectures at EACVI Teaching Courses, April 2014, 2017 Bulgaria
Lecture at Annual Congress of Polish Socaiety of Cardiology, October 2008, Poland.
Lectures at lnternational Congress of Updates of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Selected Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals
Three-Dimensional Right Ventricular Strain Versus Volume Quantification in Heart Transplant Recipients in Relation to Pulmonary Artery Pressure.Exp Clin Transplant. 2017;15(Suppl 1):231-235.
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2017;45:197-205.
Tissue Doppler study of the right ventricle with a multisegmental approach: comparison with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2009;22:361-8.
Co-Author Multicenter Registry Design of European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
Baumgartner H, Orwat S, Sade E, Bermejo X. Heart Valve Disease (aortic valve disease): Aortic Stenosis. The EACVI Textbook of Echocardiography. Eds. Lancellottı P, Zamorano JL, Habib G, Badano L . 2nd Edition. Oxford University Press, United Kingdom. 2017,pp.234-250.
Sade LE, Picano E. Stress echocardiography after cardiac transplantation. Stress Echocardiography. Ed. Picano E. 6th Edition. Springer, Pisa, Italy. 2015, pp.569-584.
Sade, E. ve A. Oto. “Post-extrasystolic heart rate turbulence as a risk predictor: What are the perspectives and limitations?”, Cardiac Arrhythmias, ed. A. Raviele, p228-236, Springer-Verlag, Milan, 2002.