Participant Testimonials

The TEE preceptorship exceeded my expectations and I am glad I attended it to supplement my TEE knowledge in preparation to the transition of perioperative TEE services at my home hospital. The preceptorship also helped me solidify knowledge in preparation for my advanced perioperative TEE test.
– Dr. Mercader, Pennsylvania

– Dr. Calabrese, California

I found everyone to be pleasant knowledgable & helpful. Special thanks to Drs. Grichnik and Swaminathan for a wonderful time.
– Dr. Fox, Illinois

Thanks to all the faculty for being so open to having me in your department for a week and for teaching me so much.
– Dr. Bates, Indiana

Very nice people to work with and to learn from. I wish I will have time in the future to come back. Thanks and best wishes.
– Dr. Alharfi, Saudi Arabia

Excellent, Thank you.
– Dr. Contreras, Texas

Excellent overall.
– Dr. de La Cruz, Florida

Overall, I would like to thank Swami and Kathy for their dedication to teach TEE and they are very good educators. I can see that they love TEE and they love teaching. I am glad that I came here and observe TEE in action.
– Dr. Kwok, Hong Kong

Commendable hospitality and cooperation from all the staff of the department. Well-appreciated and thank you very much. Enjoyed the stay.
– Dr. Mathew, Oman

For me this was a good experience.
– Dr. Wright, North Carolina

Duke’s Department of Anesthesia is an expert for TEE. The knowledge of the topic is great.
– Dr. Fisher, California

An excellent week for review of basic knowledge and for more advanced TEE applications. The anesthesia -faculty possesses a comprehensive understanding of TEE and the ability to teach their skills to others in a very pleasant manner.
– Dr. Wilczak, Michigan

A great course. I got more bang for my buck. You need to expand and try to attract more general anesthesiologist as well.
– Dr. Safeek, Kentucky

This was an outstanding educational experience, that I will be proud to say I participated in and will recommend highly to others.
– Dr. Garrett, Texas

This was a great experience for me and I feel very fortunate to be able to participate. I am grateful to Jessica, the residents, fellows and attendings for allowing me to he here. Please thank everyone for me. They made it a pleasant and rewarding week.
– Dr. Berg, Michigan

A great week. I appreciate the knowledge and helpful faculty and fellows. Thanks!!!
– Dr. Ford, Kentucky.

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