Fellowship

Fellowship of the British Society of Echocardiography recognises a member's contribution to the field of echocardiography. It indicates to colleagues and patients that the member is part of a group of professionals whose high standing in the field of echocardiography has been recognised by their peers and is open to all members of the Society who are in good standing, have been an accredited member for a minimum of 5 years (undergoing at least one re-accreditation cycle) and who meet the eligibility criteria.

When establishing the programme in 2018, the Society awarded Honorary Fellowships to individuals who have held the position of either President or Vice Presidents of the British Society.  International guest speakers at the BSEcho annual conference also receive Honorary Fellowship.

Applications are now open until Monday 1 July 2024.

Top tips to prepare for your application:

  • Make sure you have evidence of your accreditation
  • You'll need information about your involvement in
    • echo practice
    • echo education
    • research
    • leadership and volunteering
  • Provide evidence of integrity and reputation
  • Start thinking about your personal statement!

Application form

Fellowship Application fee   

Honorary fellows

  • Professor Mark Monaghan, 2018
  • Dr Gordon Williams, 2018
  • Dr Alan Houston, 2018
  • Mr Graham Leech, 2018 (posthumously)
  • Dr John Chambers, 2018 
  • Dr Len Shapiro, 2018
  • Professor Petros Nihoyannopoulos, 2018
  • Dr Navroz Masani, 2018
  • Professor Jens-Uwe Voigt, 2018
  • Dr Kevin Fox, 2018
  • Dr Helen Rimington, 2018
  • Dr Guy Lloyd, 2018
  • Dr Rick Steeds, 2018
  • Dr Vishal Sharma, 2018
  • Dr Alan Klein, 2018
  • Dr Bogdan Popescu, 2018
  • Professor Gilbert Habib, 2018
  • Mr Keith Pearce, 2018
  • Professor Simon Ray, 2019
  • Mrs Jane Allen, 2019
  • Professor Tom Marwick, 2019
  • Dr Claire Colebourn, 2020
  • Dr Tom Ingram, 2020
  • Professor Luigi P. Badano, 2020  
  • Mrs Jude Skipper, 2021 
  • Professor Otto Smiseth, 2022
  • Professor Sanjay Sharma, 2023
  • Dr Judy Hung, 2023
  • Dr Richard Fisher, 2023
  • Dr Martin Stout, 2023
  • Mr Shaun Robinson, 2023
  • Dr Dan Augustine, 2023

Fellows

  • Dr Abraham Chacko, 2019
  • Mrs Katherine Collins, 2019
  • Ms Catherine Thomson, 2019
  • Dr Dave Oxborough, 2019
  • Dr Allan Harkness, 2019
  • Ms Jan Forster, 2020
  • Ms Reinette Hampson, 2020
  • Ms Fadia Makarem, 2020
  • Mr Siva Ratnatheepan, 2020
  • Dr Sandeep Hothi, 2021
  • Dr Kelly Victor, 2021 
  • Ms Sadie Bennett, 2022
  • Mr Arionilson Gomes, 2022
  • Mr Dario Luis Leal De Freitas, 2023
  • Dr Catherine Townsend, 2023
  • Professor Aneil Malhotra, 2023
  • Dr Maria Paton, 2023
  • Dr James Willis, 2023