Science shines in Portland

ASE’s Silver Anniversary Scientific Sessions welcomed investigators from 24 countries around the world who presented their original science during the meeting. Two investigator award competitions recognized the best science presented, and ASE congratulates them on their excellent achievements!

  • 2014 Arthur E. Weyman Young Investigator’s Award Competition Winner
    Chi Young Shim, MD, PhD, from Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon for her work entitled “Platelet Attachment to Vascular Endothelium Occurs in Both Early and Late-Stage Atherosclerosis Secondary to Dysregulation of Von Willebrand Factor: Evaluation by Contrast Ultrasound Molecular Imaging”
  • 2014 Sonographer Investigator’s Award Competition Winner
    Angela M. Morgan, PGDCU, MHSc, from Capital & Coast District Health Board in Wellington, New Zealand for her work entitled “Global Longitudinal Strain Differentiates Right Ventricular Pacing Lead Positions”

Thank you to all of the investigators who contributed to this year’s scientific program! We hope to see your future science at next year’s Scientific Sessions in Boston, Massachusetts, June 13-16, 2015. Abstract submission will open in October 2014.

ASE Headquarters – COVID-19 Update

Beginning March 26, 2020, in compliance with the Durham County North Carolina order to “Stay at Home” due to the spread of coronavirus, the entire ASE staff will be working remotely through April 30. We are not suspending or closing operations; our employees will remain working and providing excellent customer service to our members and the cardiovascular ultrasound community. However, ASE will slightly modify its official open hours to 9 AM – 4 PM Eastern TimeMonday-Friday. Should you need to get in touch with a staff person, call our main office at 919-861-5574 and a phone list by department will be available. A staff directory is also available here. All general questions can also be sent through Thank you and our best wishes for your continued safety.