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 Marianna Fontana
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Marianna Fontana
Marianna Fontana Marianna Fontana

University College London Hospitals, London (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)

Specialities : General Imaging , Myocardial Disease

Marianna Fontana is the Director of the UCL CMR unit at the Royal Free Hospital. She is Professor of Cardiology and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the National Amyloidosis Centre, Division of Medicine, University College London, where she is deputy head of Center and deputy clinical lead. She obtained her Medical degree (MD) and qualifications as a cardiologist at the University of Pisa. She was appointed Director of the UCL CMR unit at the RFH in 2015 and Professor of Cardiology in 2020. She was appointed deputy Head of Center for Amyloidosis and Acute Phase Proteins and deputy clinical lead of the National Amyloidosis Center in 2019. She was awarded with an intermediate fellowship from the British Heart Foundation in 2018. Her research interests include CMR wih multiparametric mapping and pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of cardiac amyloidosis.

13 presentations from this speaker

A patient with suspected amyloidosis - Case presentation.

Event : ESC Congress 2020

  • Session : How Should I Image Patients with Suspected Amyloidosis?
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

A patient with suspected amyloidosis - How I did image.

Event : ESC Congress 2020

  • Session : How Should I Image Patients with Suspected Amyloidosis?
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

Multimodality amyloidosis imaging.

Event : Webinar 2020

  • Session : EACVI Webinars 2020
  • Speaker : C Rapezzi (Bologna,IT), M Fontana (London,GB), S Petersen (London,GB)

Cardiac magnetic resonance in amyloidosis

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Amyloidosis: more complex than we thought?
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)
  • Joint session with French Society of Cardiology

Cardiac magnetic resonance may need some help from friends: a systematic approach to Fabry‘s, Amyloid, Sarcoid and plain hypertrophic cardiomyopathy .

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Cardiac magnetic resonance
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)
  • Image Interpretation with the Masters

CMR in patients with heart failure.

Event : EuroCMR 2019

  • Session : Advanced Course I: CMR in clinical applications
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

Imaging a patient with worsening peripheral oedema.

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Role of multi-modality imaging in cardiac sarcoid and amyloid detection
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

Sharing real-world experience: breaking with tradition - Just old men?

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Cracking the code to a differential diagnosis of cardiac amyloidosis
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)
  • Sponsored by Pfizer

Case 1 - A patient with left ventricular hypertrophy – the value of CMR tissue characterisation.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Meet the Experts - When to use Cardiac MRI in everyday practice
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

MRI: sensitivity and specificity for all patients?

Event : EuroEcho 2018

  • Session : Cardiac amyloidosis: non-invasive imaging choices and yield
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

Infiltration and storage.

Event : EuroCMR 2017

  • Session : Advanced Cardiomyopathy
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

T1 mapping in amyloid.

Event : EuroCMR 2016

  • Session : Advanced Course I / T1 - Mapping Session
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

Familial amyloid polyneuropathy: the importance of cardiac involvement

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : Clinical Case Corner 1 - Do not break the woman's heart
  • Speaker : M Fontana (London,GB)

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