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• Dr Julene S Carvalho



Dr Julene S Carvalho MD, PhD, FRCPCH is Consultant in Fetal & Paediatric Cardiology. She works at the Royal Brompton Hospital and St. George’s Hospital, London, United Kingdom. She is also a Reader in Fetal Cardiology at St. George’s University of London.

Dr Carvalho graduated in Brazil but undertook most of her post-graduate training in London.
Abbreviated professional affiliations:

  • Board Member of ISUOG (International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology) and Chairperson of ISUOG ‘Fetal Heart Interest Group’.
  • Member of Editorial Boards
    Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Early Human Development

Dr Carvalho is dedicated to teaching how to image the normal and abnormal fetal heart appropriately. She is one of the Directors of ‘Effective Prenatal Screening of Congenital Heart Disease, an annual course which has been running successfully in London since 2001. Similar courses have been held in Palermo and Pavia (Italy) and numerous lectures / courses / pre-congress courses have been presented / organised by her worldwide.
Dr Carvalho has a wide clinical and research interest, early fetal echocardiography being one of them. A list of her publications will be made available here soon.