About this event

  • Date and time Tue 22 Jan 2019 from 12:00am to 12:00am
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

This is the third general day 3 within the Cardiology series.

This meeting will look at the cardiovascular response to exercise in health and disease: lipid disorders


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Registration, tea and coffee

Dr Anthony Barron, Consultant Cardiologist, Harefield Hospital

Exercise Physiology in Healthy Individuals

Dr Anthony Barron

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing: The Basics

Dr Anthony Barron

CPET in lung disease with cases

Dr Gulam Haji, Consultant Pulmonologist, Hammersmith Hospital

CPET in Heart Failure with cases

Dr Anthony Barron

Tea and coffee break
CPET in PH and other conditions with cases

Dr Gulam Haji

Questions about CPET in heart and lung disease
Cardiac rehab

Heather Probert, Specialist Physiotherapist, Harefield Hospital

Psychological aspects

Debbie Ford, Senior Clinical Psychologist, Harefield Hospital

Final comments and questions
Introduction: Preventative Interventionist

Dr Charles Ilsley, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Familial hypercholesterolaemia from a cardiology perspective

Dr Mahmoud Barbir, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Setting up, diagnosis and treatment of children with familial hypercholesterolaemia

Mrs Jane Breen, CNS, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Lipoprotein(a) measurement significance and treatment

Dr Tina Khan, Cardiology Specialist Registrar, Lecturer, Royal Brompton and Harefield Foundation NHS Trust

Tea and coffee break
Lipoprotein apheresis, methods, indication and the British experience

Mrs Alison Pottle, Nurse Consultant, Royal Brompton and Harefield Foundation NHS Trust

CT coronary calcification and angiography for coronary risk assessment

Dr Tarrun Mittal, Consultant Cardiothoracic Radiologist, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Lipid Management post acute coronary syndrome

Dr Ranil de Silva, Consultant in Interventional Cardiology, Clinical lead, Specialist Angina Service, Royal Brompton and Harefield Foundation NHS Trust


Dr Robert Greenbaum, Consultant Cardiologist, Past President of The Section of Cardiology The Royal Society of Medicine

Close of meeting

Evaluation forms and certificates to be sent via email


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom