Perioperative TEE and Transcatheter Structural Heart Interventional Procedures; Clinical Research Project Development & Coordinator; Echocardiography, Echo Core Lab; Author, Scientific Journal Editorial Review (JASE, IJC, JDMS), Educator; Consultant for new echo technologies and procedures (3D; Peri-operative robotic and transcatheter surgery; Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy; Speckle Tracking Strain), ASE Guidelines and Standards Review Committee (2015-16).
Publications & Abstracts (selected)
"The Mitral Valve"; (chapter), Catheter based valve and aortic surgery; M. Andrew Morse, R Meece, E Rodriguez; 2015, Springer, New York, NY.
Novel Matrix of M-Mode, Doppler, and 3D Echocardiography Improves Prediction of Response to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy; Meece et al; ASE Sessions Abstract; June 2014.
Assessment of the right ventricle by echocardiography: A primer for sonographers. Horton KD, Meece RW, Hill JC. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009 Aug;22(8):889.
3D Echocardiography - An emerging giant in the treatment of heart failure. Meece RW, Graves DJ. Touch Briefings: Cardiology Year in Review; 2007
"Percutaneous Coronary Angioplasty", Meece RW, Gorski, K. Invasive Cardiology: A Manual for Cath Lab Personnel, Watson, Gorski, ed. Third Edition received 4 Stars from Doody's Book Review.
"Electrocardiology", Meece RW, Holz NE, Invasive Cardiology: A Manual for Cath Lab Personnel, Watson, Gorski, ed. Third Edition received 4 Stars from Doody's Book Review.
Specialties: Clinical research development; TEE; 3D echocardiography, Structural Heart Team; Mitral valve repair, Myocardial mechanics and Strain imaging; Cardiac resynchronization therapy, Cardiothoracic OR surgical valve and interventional imaging.