Laura Santos

Laura Santos

Cardiopulmonary Physiologist

Echocardiography Unit

ICH-GCP certification

Laura Santos is currently working as an Echocardiographer at Cardiology department - University Hospital of Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal since 2007, performing and reporting cardiac ultrasound tests (2D, M Mode, Doppler, Tissue Doppler, Strain and Strain Rate Imaging, Speckle tracking, 4D), and assisting the team in the performance of  echocardiography stress tests, transesophageal, and contrast echocardiography.  Additionally, she is a supervisor of the echocardiography traineeships of cardiopulmonary technicians from Escola Superior de Tecnologia de Saúde de Lisboa since 2009 and participates in the training of the medical students from the University Hospital of Santa Maria and other hospitals. Laura Santos also participates in several research projects at Department of Cardiology. Laura Santos is certified by European Association of Echocardiography – European Society of Cardiology with the “Accreditation in Adult Transthoracic Echocardiography” since 2009.