Conference, Education, and Technology Center

ECHI Auditorium

The East Carolina Heart Institute is a premier location for teaching conferences and symposia for large and small groups. The theatre-style auditorium has a tiered seating arrangement and includes comprehensive high-definition audio-visual and teleconferencing capabilities. The adjacent multipurpose conference room is equipped with full audio-visual support and can be divided into four smaller rooms.

The institute also features fully equipped on-site laboratories for medical research and development, hands-on training courses, and in vivo studies. Our staff works to accommodate the particular needs of each group and provide an excellent experience for our guests.

If you are interested in using our conference, education, or research facilities, please contact our staff at 252-744-2187 to discuss availability and fees.


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Research laboratory


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Conference Room


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