About this event

  • Date and time Thu 28 Feb 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

This is a cardiology event which will focus on heart failure.


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Registration, tea and coffee

Heart failure - what is it? Aetiology, pathophysiology including natural history and scoring risk

Dr Gerald Carr-White, Consultant Cardiologist, Guy’s and St Thomas' Hospital

ESC guidelines highlights, including role of biomarkers and Iron

Dr Amitava Banerjee, Consultant Cardiologist University College London

Tea and coffee break
Cardiomyopathy in Heart Failure

Dr Gherardo Finocchiaro, Locum Consultant Cardiologist, Guy’s and St Thomas' Hospital

Chronic Heart Failure management: pharmacology in heart failure

Theresa Mc Donagh, Consultant Cardiologist, Kings College Hospital, London

Device therapy in HF: why and when

Dr Badri Chandresekaran, Consultant Cardiologist Royal Brompton Hospital

Heart Failure: a holistic approach from diagnosis to QoL and rehab

Dr Teresa Castiello, Consultant Cardiologist Croydon Health Service and Kings College Hospital, London

Palliative care and end-of-life: A practical approach

Dr Rosemarie  Anthony-Pillai ,Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital

Role of Echocardiogram and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in HF

Dr Dan Sado, Consultant Cardiologist,Kings College Hospital NHS Trust

Acute heart failure : differential diagnosis and management

Dr Lisa Anderson, Consultant Cardiologist, St Georges Hospital, London

Tea and coffee break
Referral and assessment for transplantation and LVAD support

Dr Owais Dar, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

2 Case studies
Close of meeting

Evaluation forms will be sent via email and CPD certificates can be found in the “My Account” area on the RSM website


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

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